International Journal of Technology Enhancements and Emerging Engineering Research (ISSN 2347-4289)

IJTEEE >> Volume 3 - Issue 5, May 2015 Edition

International Journal of Technology Enhancements and Emerging Engineering Research  
International Journal of Technology Enhancements and Emerging Engineering Research

Website: http://www.ijteee.org

ISSN 2347-4289

Sauver: An Android Application For Women Safety

[Full Text]



Bramarambika Thota, Udaya Kanchana Kumar .P



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



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.



[1] Doulamis, A.; Pelekis, N.; Theodoridis, Y., “EasyTracker: An Android Application for Capturing Mobility Behavior,” 2012 16th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI), vol., no., pp.357,362, 5-7 Oct. 2012 .

[2] Saranya, J.; Selvakumar, J., “Implementation of children tracking system on android mobile terminals,” 2013 IEEE International Conference on Communications and Signal Processing (ICCSP), vol., no., pp.961,965, 3-5 April 2013.

[3] Android Developers, Location APIs. URL: http://developer.android.com/google/play-services/location.html

[4] ”WOMEN’S SECURITY”, Android App developed by AppSoftIndia, December 17, 2013. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.zayaninfotech.security&hl=en

[5] ”BSAFE-PERSONAL SAFETY APP”, Android app developed by Bipper. Inc., March 6, 2015 http://getbsafe.com/

[6] ”SAFETIPIN-COMPLETE SAFETY APP” , an Android app developed in January 21, 2015. http://safetipin.com/

[7] ”POLIE NEARBY”, Android app developed by Big Systems in 2013. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.smoketech.PoliceNearby&hl=en

[8] ”SCREAM ALARM”, Android app developed by GoPalAppMaker in November,2013 https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=gopal.appmaker.android.com&hl=en

[9] ”TELLTAIL”, Android app developed by DIMTS LTD in 2014. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dimts.ui&hl=en

[10] ”CIRCLE OF 6”, an IOS app developed in April 1,2015 www.circleof6.com