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mobile Web

(1) Accessing the Web from smartphones and tablets. Since the advent of the iPhone in 2007, the mobile Web has been the fastest growing segment of the World Wide Web. See mobile Web browser.

(2) An umbrella term for all interaction between mobile devices and the Internet. Also called the "mobile Internet," all apps are initially downloaded from Web servers, and after installation, the great majority of them access Web servers for updates and additional data either periodically or continuously.

mobile Web browser

A Web browser designed for the small screens of mobile phones. Smartphones come with a Web browser; however, third-party browsers are also available. See mobile website, responsive Web design and smartphone.

Opera on the iPhone
In 2010, Opera Mini was the first non-Apple browser on the iPhone. One of its features turns a non-mobile website into a columnar format for small screens. However, most websites have been updated to deliver a mobile version of their pages to mobile devices.

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mobile televisionmobile Web browser
mobile trackingmobile Web page
mobile TVmobile Web plan
mobile USB connectormobile website
mobile usermobile Wi-Fi router
mobile versionMobile WiMAX
mobile videomobile wireless
mobile virtual network operatormobile wireless modes
mobile virtualizationmobile wireless router
mobile walletmobile WISP

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