To visit WAP sites with the browser of your mobile device, if you haven't a flat fee for data transmission, have an added cost to you. You need to establish a data connection with your mobile device and this connection ever have a little cost, but there are a group of emulators of WAP browser that give you the chance to visit this sites without to establish a connection with your mobile device. This browsers allows you to use the Internet connection of your PC to access to this sites without the need to pay an added cost.
You can use the WAP browser of your mobile device or each other of the previously described emulators to visit our mobile devices zone. You can visit our site at the address "juegosenmovil.mobi".
This emulators allows you to browse WAP sites from a WEB page. To use this browsers you only need to provide the WAP address that you want to visit (ex: juegosenmovil.mobi) on a formulary field.
This emulators allows to navigate trough WAP pages from your PC. Generally, this navigators are an application that can show menus to configure how it should works and what is the WAP site to visualize.
This emulators allows to visualize WAP pages with your usual WEB browser. This emulators are installed as add-ons or plug-ins for the WEB browser. For the visualization of the WAP site you only need to introduce the address in the navigation bar like a normal WEB site.
¿What is WAP?
WAP (WIRELESS APPLICATION PROTOCOL) is a protocol specification that allows to the mobile devices to use a wireless connection to access to information and services from Internet. The programming language used for this protocol is the version one of WML and is similar to the HTML for the WEB.
¿What devices uses WAP?
Usually whatever of the mobile devices or devices that allows data connections, supports WAP for the access to Internet.
¿What is WML?
The WML (Wireless Markup Language) is a language similar to the HTML but adapted for the visualization of the pages in the screens of the mobile devices. For use WML is necessary a device with a microbrowser installed.
¿How to browse Internet with a mobile device?
The navigation is similar to the navigation with a PC. It is necessary to start the installed browser in the device and provide the address of the page to visualize, then the device will make a data connection using the WAP protocol and it'll download the WML pages to visualize with the browser.
¿What are the WAP 1.0 features?
The protocols stack of WAP 1.0 is not compatible with the Internet protocols so it is necessary a bridge node who mediates between the WAP client and the content server at Internet. It is a simple set of protocols but with a little possibility of problems about compatibility and security. The language used for the contents is the WML. All of this is provided by the service provider and user doesn't need to manage it.
¿What is WAP 2.0?
The version WAP 2.0 is supported by the new models of mobile devices and changes the version 1 by using for the pages of contents the XHTML-MP (XHTML Mobile Profile), a subset of the XHTML. The contents at WAP 2.0 are more similar to the WEB contents but for mobile devices. This protocol uses for the transport layer the TCP and for the application layer the HTTP. WAP 2.0 solves the security problems of WAP 1.0 and allows the use of a bridge node for improve the service although it is not necessary. In this case as in WAP 1.0 all of this part are technical things related with the phone operator services, and user doesn't need to manage it.
¿What is i-mode?
Is a group of protocols for software applications with a purpose similar to WAP. It allows the user to maintain a connection permanently and the user only need to pay for the data volume transmitted and not for the connection elapsed time. The language used for the pages is the compact HTML (cHTML->iHTML) and not the WML.