WAP or wireless Application Protocol, adds a new dimension to the Internet i.e. mobility. With a mobile phone or a laptop that supports WAP you can book tickets, order food and check your bank account at any time. You can play games while stuck in traffic, get the stock market news in the elevator… complete mobility, the world wide web with you all the time. It also includes services such as downloading entire phone books and new, improved ways of controlling outgoing and incoming calls will make mobile telephony even easier. To access WAP services you need a WAP product. Besides the WAP compatibility, WAP products have a large full graphic display and include a micro browser. The basic function of WAP is for mobile phones to be able to communicate with a server installed in the mobile phone network. It brings together the web and telecommunications. Of course, as all new technologies, WAP also comes with its questions and hesitations.
|HISTORY AND BRIEF TECHNOLOGICAL OVERVIEW|
This technology is only a couple of years old. Brought in by a company called "Unwired Planet", a combination of the leading telecommunications companies.
|ADVANTAGES OF WAP|
|FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS|
Which content is possible to access with WAP?
|DISADVANTAGES OF WAP|