Mapping the mobile landscape in Australia

Carmen Gould, Margaret Jackson, Ron Van Schyndel, Jonathan O'Donnell


The wireless economy is expanding internationally, led by the popularity in mobile phones. We view the wireless economy as growing in three distinct, but inter–related areas: consumer transactions (mCommerce), enterprise solutions (mEnterprise); and, other services to individuals and organisations (mServices). This paper surveys the wireless landscape, specifically from a non–technologist’s perspective, while providing wide–ranging and contemporary examples of mobile applications in Australia.

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