Radar works by displaying on a single screen all friends from social networks like Facebook, Foursquare, Twitter or Instagram, organized by proximity and time. It combines geo-social patterns with social networking graph analysis providing users smart geo-alerts that extend users’ awareness of nearby friends and places.
The technology combines state of the art geo-location sensing with cloud based social networking graph analysis. It leverages the seamless capabilities provided by carrier’s LBS platforms to detect geo-social patterns on top of rich semantic data about user’s interests provided by Facebook, Foursquare, Instagram, Twitter et al.
Radar is available as an OTT app for Android and iOS devices, branded and customized for mobile operators, offering a highly engaging experience on smartphones. It is positioned globally to allow mobile operators to get into the game of geo-location and social networking as a value-added revenue driver.