New entrant Jio has initiated a price war leading to prices for data plans – including for 4G -- falling in a big way. This has led to a shift in the way people consume data.
High-speed network 4G has become popular in China as the number of its users shot up to 734 million last year, a senior official has said.
ixigo, India‘s leading mobile travel marketplace has announced partnerships with Uber and redBus to enable instant bookings for cabs and buses natively within ixigo trains app.
With funding becoming more difficult to come by, most tech start-ups are busy charting a near-term pathway to profitability. But not home-grown instant messenger Hike.
With the advent of the social media, brands have started to communicate with users differently; it is more personal, conversational and of course, it is happening in real time.
The company posted better-than-expected quarterly revenue of USD 243 million in its first results as a public company. But investors focused on the anemic user growth, as well as a severe decline in timeline views, a measure of user engagement.
Marissa Mayer, Yahoo's chief executive said that the website has more than 800 million monthly active users which, she said, represented 20 percent growth.
Facebook has an ugly little secret, a number disclosed nowhere in its voluminous filings to become a public company and now only vaguely addressed by corporate officials.
Even as Facebook fever grips investors ahead of the social networking giant's potential USD 100 billion-plus initial public offering, its breakneck growth in Asia may be slowing as it moves beyond desktop users to those who access the Internet largely or solely from a mobile phone.
Facebook is reportedly working on a way to make communication more easy and inviting on its platform.
Research In Motion said on Monday it will filter pornographic internet content for its BlackBerry smartphone users in Indonesia, following government pressure to stop access to porn sites or face its browsing service being shut down.