Exclusively dedicated to Mobile TV, this book provides a detailed insight to mobile multimedia characterized efficient compression techniques, protocols formalized by 3GPP or 3GPP2, capabilities of broadcast, and mobile networks for delivering multimedia content. Network requirements such as spectrum; chipsets, software and handsets which enable multimedia services; delivery platforms and content protection technologies which provide revenue assurance are covered in detail. Written with a global perspective, this book takes a detailed look at the networks deployed worldwide with examples and is rich in diagrams providing extraordinary visualization of the new technologies. * A complete introduction and overview of mobile multimedia, mobile TV, and multimedia networks worldwide * Includes multimedia services for streaming, live TV, downloads, MMS, VoD in the mobile environment * Describes enabling technologies and protocols such as MPEG-4, H.264, AAC+, 3GPP-PSS and 3G-324M * Detailed chapters on DVB-H, DMB and 3G technologies for mobile TV * Content security, conditional access and DRM for the mobile world * Handset features for mobile TV and multimedia services... 411a412 authoring tools, 424a428 Macromedia Flash Lite, 426 Mobile Manager, from TWI Interactive, 428 rich media applications ... 419a420 formats, 421a424 interactive services, 412a419 games, 415a416 mobile shopping, 418 music downloads, ... 405a409 video on demand, 411 video push technology, 411 mobile TV services and CDMA networks, 209a213 1 ... 213 CDMA2000 1 EV-DO networks, 213 mobile TV streaming, 190a194 progressive download, 194 unicast session, anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 2007|