PROGRESS IN GEOGRAPHY ›› 2009, Vol. 28 ›› Issue (6): 962-969.doi: 10.11820/dlkxjz.2009.06.018

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The Introduction and Comment on the Study of |User-centered Time Geography for LBS

HUANG Xiaoting, CHAI Yanwei   

  1. College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
  • Online:2009-11-25 Published:2009-11-25


Time geography has been applied broadly; meanwhile, the theory has being developed itself. This paper introduced and commented on the background, deduction and application of the study of user-centered time geography for location-based service. The development and the limitations of LBS put forward theoretical need. By combing classical time geography with an extended theory of affordances, the theoretical problem has been resorted smartly and the study framework of user-centered time geography for LBS has been deduced.

Key words: affordance theory, LBS, user-centered time geography for LBS