Information systems (IS) research is often driven by new technology and platforms. The term SOLOMO (social-local-mobile) has been used to show potential directions of new ICT innovations. Mobile commerce as a trend has been the target of research for decades. Social media related issues gain the momentum recently due to the popularity of Facebook, LinkedIn, or renren.com in China. Social media provide a platform for information to flow quickly on the Internet and can be used for many purposes.
Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems:
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Available at: http://aisel.aisnet.org/pajais/vol5/iss2/1