Mobile

It’s looking really grim for Apple in China

May 4, 2017 0

Apple boss Tim Cook. Photo credit: iphonedigital. Chinese consumers are voting with their wallets – and they’re no longer voting for a new iPhone. That’s

People now use 10 apps a day, and spend more time on them: App Annie

May 4, 2017 0

Photo credit: David Rothwell. People are using 10 apps a day worldwide on average, says a new report from mobile data analytics firm App Annie.

Non-gaming apps start making serious money: Line, Spotify are top grossers

April 27, 2017 0

Photo credit: tomwang / 123RF Stock Photo. People love to splurge on games in app stores, even as other apps struggle to make money. But

WeChat is more ‘sticky’ than Facebook

April 24, 2017 0

Photo credit: Tech in Asia / Steven Millward. In China, where Facebook is blocked and WhatsApp never took off, homegrown messaging app WeChat is still

WeChat sees bigger spenders as China goes cashless

April 24, 2017 0

Paying for Starbucks using WeChat in China. Photo credit: Tencent. China’s smartphone owners are way ahead of everyone else on the planet when it comes

Japanese giant bets big on Indian market, acquires leading digital marketing company

April 18, 2017 0

Photo credit: Pixabay. Dentsu Aegis Network, a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan’s Dentsu, today announced the acquisition of SVG Media, one of the largest digital

Google forays into food delivery and home services in India with new app, Areo

April 13, 2017 0

Photo credit: Tech in Asia. Now, Google wants to be your offline handyman as well in India. It has quietly launched a new hyperlocal shopping

Vietnam’s Appota scores series C funding as mobile gaming booms

April 5, 2017 0

Photo credit: fotokita / 123RF. Vietnam-based Appota today announced it secured an undisclosed sum for its series C round from two prominent investment funds in

Google launches a new app for the next billion – YouTube Go with offline videos

April 5, 2017 0

Photo credit: Tech in Asia. India is the world’s fastest growing smartphone market. But hundreds of millions in India, especially in tier-2 and tier-3 cities,

Rakuten and Blackstorm launch HTML5-based mobile games platform

April 4, 2017 0

Some of the titles available on R Games at launch. Photo credit: Rakuten Games. Rakuten, the Japanese tech company that made headlines last year when