Mobile

Say 'hello' to the new Nokia
The  recent restructuring of Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) that will see it being folded into parent company Nokia Corp may herald new beginnings for the iconic telco gear maker, but one analyst believes there are still challenges ahead, writes Edwin Yapp.
MyTeksi launches Uber-like service, pundits laud move
Premium GrabCar service sits on same platform as MyTeksi app Industry pundits believe local startup has edge over global player Uber
Carousell partners with BluInc Media, launches SheShops Marketplace
Carousell has expanded its partnership with SPH Magazines via its subsidiary BluInc Media to bring over 1.6 million fashion and beauty sales listings to the digital editions of selected magazines in Malaysia.
DiGi subscriber base slips, telco expects to regain traction
DiGi expects its subscriber growth to regain traction in the remaining quarters of 2014. This came after the company recorded a marginal (quarter-on-quarter) decline in its subscriber base in the first quarter of 2014.
Celcom hopes to reduce churn, boost revenue, with loyalty programmes
Celcom Axiata Bhd, a mobile operator wholly-owned by Axiata Group Bhd, hopes to kill two birds with one stone with the launch of a series of loyalty programmes on Wednesday (April 9).
LivingSocial to focus on courting users, executing mobile strategy
For e-commerce marketplace LivingSocial, the last two years has been focused on consolidating its rapid global expansion and merging its assets, and now it is ready for the next phase, says regional CEO Nazar Musa.
Sophos targets mid-market with security-as-a-service offering
Large enterprises are increasingly paying more attention and pouring more money into cyber-security, but not all companies have the resources to do the same, especially SMEs, which is why Sophos introduced its security-as-a-service offering, writes Gabey Goh.
Telenor takes strategic 33% stake in 701Search
Telenor has taken a strategic step toward increasing its presence on mobile devices and in delivering consumer Internet services in South-East Asia, taking a 33.3% stake in 701Search for €180 million (US$245.8 million).
Reengineering NSN back to the black
Nokia Solutions and Netowrks (NSN) confident it can grow its market share in today’s highly competitive wireless infrastructure landscape, especially since it reengineered itself to be much more focused on the mobile broadband business in the past two years, according to its top regional executive.
Carousell lands SG$1 million in funding for SEA ambitions
Mobile marketplace startup Carousell has raised S$1 million in seed investment to fuel its ambitions in South-East Asia with the round led by Rakuten, Golden Gate Ventures, 500 Startups and angel investors Danny Oei Wirianto and Darius Cheung. 
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