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GIS for Tourist Android

The purpose of developing this android application is to


search the places by inputting a keyword which smartly
searches for the desired location and place.
This application also enables users to add the missing places
on the map by just providing the details.
GIS for Tourist is an Android application which enables user
to manually input data of new places with their attributes
such as name of the place, area, location, phone no. (If
Applicable) & image of that place.
If some of the user is at such a location or place which
doesnt exist on a map then user can simply add the missing
place on a map and also can capture and input image file
while filling up the details.
After filling up all the details, the application smartly
searches for the place based on details entered by user.
The application is capable enough to search the place
automatically.
If application doesnt retrieves any place, then application
allows user to input a pin on the map.
After filling up all the details user can now submit a request
to the application to add the desired place on the map.
This application also helps you to find the places nearby you
or around the world.
After searching a place, the map will show the details such
as name, area, location, phone no. & kilometers from the
current location of the user.
Features

Add Place:
- Enables user to manually input data of new places with their
attributes such as name of the place, area, location, phone
no. (If Applicable) & image of that place.

Search Place:
- Helps user to find the places nearby or around the world.
- After searching a place, the map will show the details such
as name, area, location, phone no. & kilometers

Software Requirements:
Windows XP, Windows 7(ultimate, enterprise)
Sql Server
Android Development Toolkit

Hardware Components:
Processor i3
Hard Disk 5 GB
Memory 1GB RAM
Android device
Advantages:
The main advantage of this application is that it allows a
nave user to add the missing place by simply filling up the
details.
Helps tourist to search a location.
This application can be used by multiple users.

Disadvantages:
Once the details are added onto a map then user is unable
to modify or delete the details.
Search module may also retrieve fake results as there is no
one to approve the added details on the map.
This android application can be used only in smart phones.

Application
This application can be used by many android phone users.

Reference

http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?
arnumber=7373873&queryText=tourist
%20guide&newsearch=true

http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?
arnumber=7400655&queryText=tourist
%20graphical&newsearch=true