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detect devices running same app OTA

Discussion in 'Application Development' started by rthrbe, Jun 1, 2010.

  1. rthrbe

    rthrbe New Member
    Thread Starter

    May 26, 2010
    Hello everybody,

    I'm starting thinking about a new app to use Android 2.2 new features.
    But I'm not completely sure this cousl be possible. Therefore I need
    your lights about it.
    I'll explain.

    I would like to develop an app where a device can detect another phone
    using the same app to initiate - if owners are OK of course - data
    exchange OTA.
    I'm not sure about the best approach / architecture to do so.
    Is Wifi tethering (with both a client and a server) could be the best
    way ? But I'm worried about the performance / ressource impact of the

    If someone has tips or experience to share, you're welcome !!

    Thanks for your help !

    Arthur B.


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