Handbook of Research on Mobile Multimedia, Second Edition

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Khalil, Ismail
IGI Global, Sep 30, 2008 - Computers - 1154 pages

The rapidly expanding field of mobile multimedia continually enriches the lives of consumers through outstanding innovations and advancements in products. Handheld Internet devices and portable MP3 players are only a few of the exceptional mobile devices have increased the productivity and speed of society.

The Handbook of Research on Mobile Multimedia, Second Edition provides researchers, academicians, and learners worldwide with timely, cutting-edge research in the field of mobile multimedia. This must-have, comprehensive reference contains over 60 articles from more than 150 of the world's leading international experts, creating a one-of-a-kind collection for any academic library.

 

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Contents

Enabling Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks
Research Challenges in Multimedia WiMAX
Engineering Mobile Group Decision Support
The Ubiquitous Grid
Next Generation Mobile Multimedia
Opportunities and Risks for Mobile Decision Support
Business Model Typology for Mobile Commerce
Security Trust and Privacy on Mobile Devices and Multimedia Applications
Processor for Mobile Applications
A Model for Providing Mobile Multimedia Services Over 4G Networks
ContextAwareness in Mobile Tourist Guides
Unlocking the Hidden Power of the Mobile
Parallel Computing on a Mobile Device
From Single to Multiplayer Mobile Bluetooth Gaming
Mobile Agents and Personalized Multimedia Services
Enhancing User Experience with ContextDependent Tasks in Smart Home

Standards and Protocols
Comparison of Video Coding Standards Used in Mobile Applications
Routing Algorithms for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks
Performance Analysis and Evaluation of IEEE 80211E MAC in WLANs with Hidden Stations and Multimedia Applications
High Speed Packet Access
Exploring Coverage within Wireless Sensor Networks through Evolutionary Computations
New Concepts Using JPEG2000
TopicBased Transparent Replication of Digital Assets
Multimedia Information
PerceptionBased Speech Quality Measurement in Modern Telecommunications
Adaptive Retransmission Scheme for Video Streaming Applications
Terminals for the Smart Information Retrieval
Streaming Multimedia via PeertoPeer Systems
EventConditionAction ECA Rules for Maintaining the Integrity Constraints of Mobile Databases
ContextAware Capture and Sharing of Mobile Videos
Video and Data Dissemination in Mobile Broadcasting Environments
A Practical Perspective on Building Identification from LowResolution Mobile Images
Ubiquitous Access to Adaptive Hypermedia
Context Modelling Approaches for Mobile Systems
Mobile Networks
Mobility Support in 4G Heterogeneous Networks for Interoperable MHealth Devices
Novel Results on MBMS Service Provisioning in UMTSWLAN Heterogeneous Architectures
Quality of Service of Data Broadcasting Algorithms on Erroneous Wireless Channels
Traitor Tracing in Mobile Multimedia Communication
Advanced Mobile Multimedia Services with IMS
Movement Prediction Oriented Adaptive Location Management
Subjective and Objective Trustworthiness of Acquaintance Peers
An Improved Particle Swarm Optimization for Indoor Positioning
Applications and Services
Practical Experience with New Services and Applications Supported by NGN
A GestureBased Intuitive Interaction System and its Target Selection Algorithm
Attention Facilitation via Multimedia Stimulation
A Paradigm for NonDirected Exploration in Mobile Computing
Content Adaptation for Heterogeneous Mobile Devices
Mobile SNS from the Perspective of Human SelfExtension
Context Aware Collaborative Working Environments
Design and Implementation of a Mobile and Portable Lifelog Media System
Speech Synthesis and Recognition Based on Mobile Computing Application
Creating Successful Mobile Viral Marketing Strategies
A Generic Approach for the Mobile Web
Text Entry System for Semitic Languages on Mobile Devices
Concepts and Architectures for Mobile ContextAware Applications
Mobility within Rich Multimedia Services
Further Readings
Technology Challenges Constraints and Standards
A Taxonomy of Database Operations on Mobile Devices
Spatial Data on the Move
LocationBased Network Resource Management
A Roadmap
Personalized Redirection of Communication and Data
Towards a Taxonomy of Display Styles for Ubiquitous Multimedia
Mobile Multimedia Collaborative Services
Context Awareness for Pervasive Assistive Environment
Mobility Prediction for Multimedia Services
Distribution Patterns for Mobile Internet Applications
About the Contributors
Index
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Ismail Khalil (http://www.iiwas.org/ismail/) is a senior researcher and lecturer at the institute of telecooperation, Johanes Kepler University Linz, Austria, since October 2002. He is the president of the international organization of Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (@WAS). He holds a PhD in computer engineering and received his habilitation degree in applied computer science on his work on agents’ interaction in ubiquitous environments in May 2008. He currently teaches, consults, and conducts research in Mobile Multimedia, Cloud Computing, Agent Technologies, and the Semantic Web and is also interested in the broader business, social, and policy implications associated with the emerging information technologies. Before joining Johannes Kepler University of Linz, he was a research fellow at the Intelligent Systems Group at Utrecht University, Netherlands from 2001-2002 and the project manager of AgenCom project at the Software Competence Center Hagenberg - Austria from 2000-2001. Dr. Khalil has authored around 100 scientific publications, books, and book chapters. He is the editor of the Handbook of Research on Mobile Multimedia series, the book Mobile Multimedia: Communication Engineering Perspective, the book Multimedia Transcoding in Mobile and Wireless Networks, the book Innovations in Mobile Multimedia Communications and Applications: New Technologies and the book Advancing the Next-Generation of Mobile Computing: Emerging Technologies. He serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal on Web Information Systems (IJWIS), International Journal on Pervasive Computing and Communication (IJPCC) both published by Emerald Group publishing, UK, Journal of Mobile Multimedia (JMM) published by Rinton Press, USA, International Journal of Mobile Computing and Multimedia Communication (IJMCMC) published by IGI Global, USA, Advances in Next Generation Mobile Multimedia book series published by IGI Global, USA, and Atlantis Ambient and Pervasive Intelligence book series published by Atlantis and Springer. He is on the editorial board of several international journals. His work has been published and presented at various conferences and workshops. [Editor]

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