Abstract: Finding the location of a mobile phone is one of the crucial challenges in modern telecommunication system. This study proposes a solution of locating a mobile phone on a city map using SMS (Short Message Service). This study intends to help mobile phone users to find out his/her location on a geographical map. The proposed method is GPS-free and it requires no additional technology to be added to existing mobile phones. It uses well-established algorithms to locate a mobile phone on a geographical map and then sends the position-on-a-map to the user mobile by an SMS.
R. H. Rahman , N. Nowsheen , M. A. Khan and A.H. Khan , 2007. Locating Mobile Phones on a City Map Using SMS Technology . Asian Journal of Information Technology, 6: 907-910.