Mobile Multimedia Communications: Concepts, Applications and Challenges, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1591407680
  • ISBN-13: 9781591407683
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 408 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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With rapid growth of the Internet, the applications of multimedia are burgeoning in every aspect of human life including communication networks and wireless and mobile communications.

Mobile Multimedia Communications: Concepts, Applications and Challengescaptures defining research on all aspects and implications of the accelerated progress of mobile multimedia technologies. Covered topics include fundamental network infrastructures, modern communication features such as wireless and mobile multimedia protocols, personal communication systems, mobility and resource management, and security and privacy issues. A complete reference to topics driving current and potential future development of mobile technologies, this essential addition to library collections will meet the needs of researchers in a variety of related fields.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Introduction to Mobile Multimedia Communications.
2: Multimedia Over Wireless Mobile Data Networks.
3: Quality of Service Issues in Mobile Multimedia Transmission.
4: On a Personalized System for Device Independent and Position Aware Communication.
5: Mobile Multimedia for Speech and Language Therapy.
6: A Proposed Framework Proposed Framework for Mobile Services Adoption: A Review of Existing Theories, Extensions, and Future Research Directions.
7: Video Coding for Mobile Communications.
8: OFDM Transmission Technique: A Strong Candidate for the Next Generation Mobile Communications.
9: Routing Protocols for Ad-Hoc Networks.
10: Basics of Ubiquitous Networking.
11: Wireless Security and Privacy Issues.
12: Security of Mobile Devices for Multimedia Applications.
13: Security in Ad-Hoc Networks.
14: Security, Privacy, and Trust for Pervasive Computing Applications.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.