Situated Multimedia for Mobile Communications

Jonna Häkkilä, Jani Mäntyjärvi

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    This chapter examines the integration of multimedia, mobile communication technology, and context-awareness for situated mobile multimedia. Situated mobile multimedia has been enabled by technological developments in recent years, including mobile phone integrated cameras, audio-video players, and multimedia editing tools, as well as improved sensing technologies and data transfer formats. It has potential for enhanced efficiency of the device usage, new applications, and mobile services related to creation, sharing, and storing of information. We introduce the background and the current status of the technology for the key elements constructing the situated mobile multimedia, and identify the existing development trends. Then, the future directions are examined by looking at the roadmaps and visions framed in the field.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationHandbook of Research on Mobile Multimedia
    EditorsIsmail Khalil
    Place of PublicationHershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    ISBN (Electronic)978-1-591-40868-0
    Publication statusPublished - 2006
    MoE publication typeD2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material


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