Short for mouse-look, the term mlook is derived from the command line used in some FPS games which allow the gamer to look around a 3-D game environment as a person would. The movement is done by moving the mouse around – and the results in the game are the equivalent of the game character moving his/her head around to see in 3-D.
- Mobile Application
Also called mobile apps, it is a term used to describe Internet applications that run on smartphones and other mobile devices. Mobile applications usually help users by connecting them to Internet services more commonly accessed on desktop or notebook computers, or help them by making it easier to use the Internet on their portable devices. […]
- mobile commerce
Same as m-commerce.
- mobile instant messaging
A mobile phone messaging service that enables the user to use special versions of instant messaging clients through their mobile device, rather than desktop PC.
- Mobile Operating System
A mobile operating system, also called a mobile OS, is an operating system that is specifically designed to run on mobile devices such as mobile phones, smartphones, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices. The mobile operating system is the software platform on top of which other programs, called application programs, can run on mobile […]
- Mobile Phone
An electronic telecommunications device, often referred to as a cellular phone or cellphone. Mobile phones connect to a wireless communications network through radio wave or satellite transmissions. Most mobile phones provide voice communications, Short Message Service (SMS), Multimedia Message Service (MMS), and newer phones may also provide Internet services such as Web browsing and e-mail.