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A Critical Note on Social Cloud

  title={A Critical Note on Social Cloud},
  author={Pramod C. Mane and Kapil Ahuja and Pradeep Singh},
The idea of a social cloud has emerged as a resource sharing paradigm in a social network context. Undoubtedly, state-of-the-art social cloud systems demonstrate the potential of the social cloud acting as complementary to other computing paradigms such as the cloud, grid, peer-to-peer and volunteer computing. However, in this note, we have done a critical survey of the social cloud literature and come to the conclusion that these initial efforts fail to offer a general framework of the social…