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CONEXT
2009
ACM
8 years 8 months ago
Lockr: better privacy for social networks
Today's online social networking (OSN) sites do little to protect the privacy of their users' social networking information. Given the highly sensitive nature of the inf...
Amin Tootoonchian, Stefan Saroiu, Yashar Ganjali, ...
CONEXT
2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
Content availability and bundling in swarming systems
BitTorrent, the immensely popular file swarming system, suffers a fundamental problem: content unavailability. Although swarming scales well to tolerate flash crowds for popular c...
Daniel Sadoc Menasché, Antonio Augusto de A...
CONEXT
2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
Cool-Tether: energy efficient on-the-fly wifi hot-spots using mobile phones
We consider the problem of providing ubiquitous yet affordable Internet connectivity to devices at home, at work, and on the move. In this context, we take advantage of two signif...
Ashish Sharma, Vishnu Navda, Ramachandran Ramjee, ...
CONEXT
2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
Feasibility of content dissemination between devices in moving vehicles
We investigate the feasibility of content distribution between devices mounted in moving vehicles using commodity WiFi. We assume that each device stores content in a set of files...
Thomas Zahn, Greg O'Shea, Antony I. T. Rowstron
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2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
EZ-Flow: removing turbulence in IEEE 802.11 wireless mesh networks without message passing
Recent analytical and experimental work demonstrate that IEEE 802.11-based wireless mesh networks are prone to turbulence. Manifestations of such turbulence take the form of large...
Adel Aziz, David Starobinski, Patrick Thiran, Alae...
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2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
Virtually eliminating router bugs
Software bugs in routers lead to network outages, security vulnerabilities, and other unexpected behavior. Rather than simply crashing the router, bugs can violate protocol semant...
Eric Keller, Minlan Yu, Matthew Caesar, Jennifer R...
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2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
Detecting network neutrality violations with causal inference
We present NANO, a system that detects when ISPs apply policies that discriminate against specific classes of applications, users, or destinations. Existing systems for detecting ...
Muhammad Mukarram Bin Tariq, Murtaza Motiwala, Nic...
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2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
The age of impatience: optimal replication schemes for opportunistic networks
: We study mobile P2P content dissemination schemes which leverage the local dedicated caches provided by hand-held devices (e.g., smart-phones, PDAs) and opportunistic contacts be...
Joshua Reich, Augustin Chaintreau
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2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
ThunderDome: discovering upload constraints using decentralized bandwidth tournaments
ThunderDome is a system for collaboratively measuring upload bandwidths in ad-hoc peer-to-peer systems. It works by scheduling bandwidth probes between pairs of hosts, wherein eac...
John R. Douceur, James W. Mickens, Thomas Moscibro...
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2009
ACM
8 years 11 months ago
A minimum-delay-difference method for mitigating cross-traffic impact on capacity measurement
The accuracy and speed of path capacity measurement could be seriously affected by the presence of cross traffic on the path. In this paper, we propose a new cross-traffic filteri...
Edmond W. W. Chan, Xiapu Luo, Rocky K. C. Chang
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