Apple and Samsung post contrasting results. If Apple has to stop its inexorable slide into oblivion like many Japanese manufacturers in the 1980's, it has to get back to its roots of creativity and 'thinking different', writes Ajith Ram.
Singapore-based startup Present has officially launched its app, which allows users to record up to two minutes of video, and also gives them a platform to edit, store and view these videos from anywhere.
Perhaps only Apple is able to pull off such a broad-ranging end-to-end platform that attempts to offer something for everyone, but all that comes at a price: Complexity.
The advent of the popular iTunes store in Asian markets last week is expected to cement greater loyalty for Apple products amongst its diehard fans but its launch may not necessarily endear others who are not Apple users to the store, according to an industry analyst.
Malaysian cloud music provider MNC Wireless appears unperturbed by the news that tech giant Apple is introducing its hugely popular iTunes music store in the region.
Apple has announced the launch of the iTunes Store in 12 Asian markets: Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Vietnam.