Books and reports:

i-mode Crash Course -- John R. Vacca Insider details on the world's most successful wireless Internet application The wireless Internet service that dominates the Japanese market is coming to the United States and Europe. i-mode Crash Course helps you prepare, whether your interest is technical or financial, whether you're offering the killer app or competing against it, even if you're simply a consumer who wants to get on top of the latest technology. Author John Vacca's big-picture focus includes installation, deployment and configuration. He provides the insights you need to analyze markets, predict results, and influence outcomes. Learn: How i-mode connects cell phones and other handhelds to the Internet for instant messaging, email, online shopping, real-time news, stocks, weather reports, and more Why i-mode beat out WAP Development secrets behind i-mode applications and the advantages of cHTML The Japanese market strategy and plans to take America and Europe this year [more]

Business resources:

Mobile internet services in Japan -- Victor Pikula Cybird business model -- Cybird K.K. [more]

Technical resources

i-Appli technical reference -- Michael Turner cHTML design guide -- NTT DoCoMo [more]
i-mode, a primer
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