M-commerce: Down But Not Out

Smith, Brad
May 2001
Wireless Week;05/14/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 20, p1
Trade Publication
Discusses the status of mobile commerce in the United States as of May 2001. Decision of Amazon.com company to reallocate its efforts to sell books and compact discs via mobile commerce; Reason for the reluctance of consumers to use their wireless handsets to purchase consumer goods; Need for mobile commerce carriers to educate consumers on their services and how to use them.


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