publication . Article . 2004

Bla-bla-bla: video chat service on the Internet, a market feasibility study

Mgm Martin Wetzels; Adam Lindgreen; Mdj Michael Antioco;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2004 Journal: Qualitative Market Research : An International Journal, volume 7, issue 1, pages 20-33 (issn: 1352-2752, Copyright policy)
Abstract
The Internet is changing the way that companies carry out their business and, in fact, constitutes an entirely new application domain, which makes product innovation possible. Moreover, it is a new medium for reaching consumers, which is a central preoccupation to organisations in the current business market. Here interest lies in video chatting on the Internet. This is a type of service that adds video support to chatting using a Web cam and is gradually attracting more Internet users. The paper consists of a market feasibility study evaluating the potential commercialisation of a software program that enables the “cutting away” of the chatters from the origina...
Subjects
free text keywords: HF, Marketing, Internet Architecture Board, Business, Application domain, Product innovation, World Wide Web, Video chat, Market research, business.industry, The Internet, Internet appliance, business.product_category, Advertising, Software
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