Introducing Mobile Government
M. Halid Kuscu (Mobile Government Consortium International, UK), Ibrahim Kushchu (Mobile Government Consortium International, UK) and Betty Yu (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
Copyright: © 2007
This chapter introduces the mobile government concept and creates a context for discussing various applications, services, and the relevant technologies. The context presented also includes the introduction of ideas on the characteristics of mobile government and some major issues that justify the necessity of the mobile government and identify the potential that it possesses. This chapter should serve as a foundation for the discussions on the further chapters.