M-Commerce: Mobile Electronic Commerce

M-Commerce: Mobile Electronic Commerce

Raymond R. Panko (University of Hawaii, USA)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-878289-95-7.ch008


In the next few years, we are likely to see dramatically improved wireless communication technologies and small handheld access devices (HADs) such as Internet-enabled cellphones and personal digital assistants (PDAs). These converging trends open new possibilities for electronic commerce. These new possibilities often are discussed under the banner of m-commerce or mobile electronic commerce. This chapter looks at device trends, wireless communication trends, potential applications and potential problems in m-commerce.

Complete Chapter List

Search this Book: