Haiti Donations: A Turning Point in Mobile Commerce?

The $7 million raised by the American Red Cross in the first two days after the earthquake and collected via text messaging shows the public has turned a corner with mobile commerce, analysts say. One lesson: Simpler mobile commerce technology is better.
  • Mobile
  • Consumer Electronics
  • E-commerce Software
  • Small and Medium Business
Tom Kaneshige has been covering business and technology in Silicon Valley for two decades. As senior online writer at, Tom covers Silicon Valley culture, BYOD and consumer tech in the enterprise.