Situated multimedia for mobile communications

Jonna Hakkila, Jani Mantyjarvi

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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, audiovideo 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 publicationMultimedia Technologies
    Subtitle of host publicationConcepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
    PublisherIGI Global
    Number of pages13
    ISBN (Electronic)978-159904954-0
    ISBN (Print)978-159904953-3
    Publication statusPublished - 30 Jun 2008
    MoE publication typeA3 Part of a book or another research book


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