Within the current day, multimedia functions on the Internet are nonetheless of their infancy. They embrace personalised communications, similar to Internet telephone and videophone, and interactive functions, reminiscent of video-on-demand, videoconferencing, distance learning, collaborative work, digital libraries, radio and television broadcasting, and others.
Handbook of Internet and Multimedia Systems and Applications, a companion to the author's Handbook of Multimedia Computing probes the occasion of strategies supporting Internet and multimedia functions. Half one introduces main multimedia and Internet concepts, user interfaces, necessities, authoring strategies and tools, and video looking and retrieval strategies. Half two covers multimedia and communications methods, along with distributed multimedia strategies, seen information strategies, multimedia messaging and info methods, conference strategies, and many others. Half three presents trendy Internet and multimedia functions along with multimedia education, interactive movies, multimedia doc methods, multimedia broadcasting over the Internet, and mobile multimedia.