Mobile commerce is heading for advanced fourth generation (4G) mobile systems. However, rapid development of ubiquitous computing technology can implement and complement the 4G mobile systems. It enables anticipation that ubiquitous computing technology creates the new commerce, so called ubiquitous commerce. This paper analyzes the characteristics of mobile commerce service and ubiquitous computing service, and then extracts the core requirements for ubiquitous commerce. Moreover, this paper suggests technical requirements for the ubiquitous commerce. These requirements can lead the development of technology for the future and suggest the milestone that mobile commerce in present heads for.
Kim, Sangjun; Suh, Euiho; and Yoo, Keedong, "Ubiquitous Computing Based Mobile Commerce : Toward the Ubiquitous Commerce" (2004). ICEB 2004 Proceedings (Beijing, China). 137.