Implementing Mobile Multimedia Applications Using Cloud Computing
Multimedia on phones is a rapidly growing segment, and almost every mobile user would have a perceived need for a multimedia-based entertainment application. The size of the worldwide mobile video market was comprised of 429 million mobile video users in 2011, projected to grow exponentially to 2.4 billion users by 2016. Smartphone's and tablet sales will contribute 440 million new mobile video users during the forecast period. However, in spite of advances in the capabilities of mobile devices, a gap between mobiles and PCs will continue to exist, and may even widen, with the requirements of rich multimedia applications.