People Power: The Real Mobile Revolution
- Dialing for Results. Goodin, Emily // National Journal;5/20/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 20, p78
The article provides information on the use of cellular telephones in surveying U.S. citizens' political participation in the upcoming midterm elections in November 2006, according to a study by the Associated Press, America Online and Pew Research Center. About a fourth of the people who use...
- Chill on Those Early Polls. Varoga, Craig // Politics (Campaigns & Elections);Apr2008, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p48
The article presents questions and answers related to political campaigns including early polls, management of a legislative race and inclusion of cell phones in polls.
- Pollsters' cellphonobia setting in. Mellman, Mark S. // Hill;5/23/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 62, p14
The article reflects the opinion of the author on the significance of cellular telephones for the election survey in the U.S. for 2008. The author stressed that mucking up the results of the election needs voters using mobile telephones to be both substantial in number, and to have different...
- Mobile at the forefront of Make Poverty History movement. // New Media Age;2/10/2005, p3
This article reports on the use of mobile communication in the lobbying effort of the Make Poverty History as of February 10, 2005. Mobile interactivity is to be used as an integral campaigning tool throughout the year-long Make Poverty History campaign, which involves a coalition of 200...
- Increased Public Participation in Local Government Through the use of Mobile Phones: What do Young South Africans Think? Cupido, Kevin; Belle, Jean-Paul Van // Proceedings of the European Conference on e-Government;2012, p159
Apathy towards political participation is of concern for many countries throughout the world, and for many people political participation means no more than voting in an election. The South African Constitution makes several provisions for public participation but eGovernment solutions are not...
- MOBILE MARKETING AND POLITICAL ACTIVITIES. Cook, Catherine // International Journal of Mobile Marketing;Jun2010, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p154
Today, the most personal and direct of all media channels is the mobile phone. This devise enables the world to remain connected 24/7. Mobile marketing is becoming increasingly popular as a way for governments and political parties to reach their supporters. Among the strong features of mobile...
- Mobilising the third generation. Shankar, Bhawani; McClelland, Stephen // Telecommunications - International Edition;Aug97, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p27
Discusses various trends in the global cellular market. Shift of mobile communications from a supply-led to a demand-led industry; Adoption of code division multiple access; Improvement on capacity and coverage through the use of multipath propagation; Development of a system that could work in...
- Personal handyphone. // Asian Business Review;Dec96, p15
Reports on the popularity of the personal handyphone systems among high schools in Japan.
- Pump up the volume. Meall, Lesley // Accountancy;Apr2003, Vol. 131 Issue 1316, p70
Focuses on the impact of the emergence of mobile telephone technology in Great Britain. Visibility of ringtones and logos; Popularity of short messaging services; Decline of the global music sector.