Editorial: mobile communication and Asian modernities

  title={Editorial: mobile communication and Asian modernities},
  author={Jack Linchuan Qiu and Eric C. Thompson},
  journal={New Media & Society},
The global emergence of mobile phone and wireless services has renewed the call for new media researchers to understand better the relationship between information and communication technologies (ICTs) and society. This is an intellectual challenge comparable to the one posed by the rise of the internet a decade ago. In this themed section of New Media & Society, we propose to take on the challenge and explore the opportunities therein by examining the social, cultural and institutional… CONTINUE READING

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