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Novel Internet Services

The Internet offers an increasing diversity of distributed applications and services over various media and enables new markets and Internet economy. Major Internet applications comprise information dissemination over the world-wide web, content distribution like BitTorrent P2P file-sharing, video delivery like YouTube HTTP video streaming, collaboration and interaction between humans like Facebook social networking or crowdsourcing as newly emerging service platform and business model in the Internet. Thereby, services are often shifted to the cloud which result into novel technical challenges and impacts the user perceived QoE. The migration to the cloud and the integration of human workforce by means of crowdsourcing increases the flexibility and the development of new Internet services.

Novel Internet Services and Applications