Engaging in commerce while mobile/wireless involves new technologies, services, and business models. It is quite different from traditional e-commerce. Smartphones, wireless tablets, phablets, wearable wireless, and other mobile devices impose very different constraints than desktop computers. The ecosystem and value chain for mobile commerce is unique and evolving in a different manner than e-commerce as a whole.
Mobile commerce has experienced an explosion of new applications, services, and vendors during 2013. We see this trend accelerating in 2014 and beyond as solutions to optimize mobile payments, banking, shopping, and integrated advertising/commerce are deployed.
The report Mobile Commerce 2014 provides analysis of key technologies, solutions, opportunities and challenges facing the industry. The report identifies key trends and forecasts major areas including payment systems, shopping, virtual goods, and more. The report includes analysis of major vendors, overall market analysis, forecasting, and mobile commerce roadmap.