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The Mobile Internet: How Japan Dialled up and the West Disconnected

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The mobile Internet has been phenomenally successful in Japan, with 70% of the world’s mobile Internet subscribers and 90% of the mobile Internet income in Japan, and a dismal failure in the US and Europe, who each account for less than 5% of the world’s subscribers. Jeff Funk compares the US and Japanese approaches to the mobile Internet and shows how the different ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published October 1st 2001 by ISI Publications Ltd
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Jan 16, 2016 Nigel rated it liked it
Interesting insight into what made one market adopt and the other stall; illustrates well the criticality of the whole offer being more than a sum of the parts. Only real issue is that it is now a history lesson as all of what was predicted has either happened or fallen away but guess I have to take some responsibility for reading a book about mobile telecomms that was written in 2000!
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