Paper Title:Women’s safety app in mobile application

Abstract

The usage of smart phones equipped with GPS navigation unit have increased rapidly from 3% to more than 20% in the past five years. Hence, a smart phone can be used efficiently for personal safety or various other protection purposes especially for women. This paper presents Sauver, a personal safety application developed for smart phones of android platform. This app can be activated by a single click when the user feels she is in danger .This application communiqués the user’s location to the registered contacts for every few seconds in the form of message. Thus, it acts like a sentinel following behind the person till the user feels she is safe. The key features of this application are along with the user’s location, one of the registered contacts gets a call. Also, the registered contacts and GPS location are saved from time to time in a database.


Keywords:Smart Phone, Android, Registered Contacts, GPS location, Database.