Mobile Media: Towards a Definition and Taxonomy of Contents and Applications

Carlos Alberto Scolari, Juan Miguel Aguado, Claudio Feijóo
2012 International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies  
The paper is grounded in the idea that a theory of mobile media, like that of any other scientific discourse, must be built on solid conceptual and taxonomical bases. Within this context the paper brings together previous fragmented approaches to studying mobile media, analyses them, and develops a set of definitions and classifications of contents and applications in order to consolidate the construction of a robust mobile media theory. The paper finishes with a reflection on the ongoing
more » ... ons of this field and their implications, suggesting that scholars need to rethink the basic concepts behind their theories.
doi:10.3991/ijim.v6i2.1880 fatcat:j5mdqs5wtnhs5li62b3froatxm