Framework for agile mobile applications

A framework for enabling the usage of mobile devices in a remote sensing and reporting role are provided herein. Embodiments of the present invention provide methods and systems for enabling the usage of mobile devices in a remote sensing and reporting role. Embodiments of the present invention use existing mobile network infrastructure to engage mobile users in remote sensing and reporting tasks. Further, embodiments of the present invention enable rapid set up of remote sensing and reporting applications with relatively little technical skills.

Patent #: 8260278 Issue Date: September 4, 2012