Baca uses mobile app to aggregate news for Indonesians
The country’s great population and wide use of smartphones as well as thirst for content made it a viable option.
Malaysians getting with the mobility programme, SMEs way behind
Most Malaysian SMEs are paying little attention to their mobile presence and ‘discoverability,’ despite Malaysia’s high mobile Internet penetration rate of 65% -- the third highest in SEA, according to Google.
China’s Mobvista gung-ho on SEA possibilities and potential
China-founded mobile advertising and games publisher Mobvista seeks to ride South-East Asia’s mobility wave and has been exploring the market since 2014.
Slugfest: How Malaysia’s Big 3 performed in 2015
A deeper look into how Malaysia’s Big Three mobile operators performed in 2015 shows that 2016 is going to be another interesting year for the industry, writes Goh Thean Eu.
MWC 2016: 4G connections hit 1bil mark, driven by developing world
The number of 4G mobile connections worldwide has surpassed the one-billion mark and is on track to account for a third of all mobile connections by 2020, according to a new study by the GSMA.
Malaysian smartphone ‘power users’ predominantly female
The smartphone user base in Malaysia is expected to reach 11 million in 2016 and observe an upward trend of 10% CAGR from 2013 to 2017, according to a new study by mobile marketing and commerce company Vserv.
Telenor hits 200-mil mark, Digi leads smartphone penetration in Asia
Telenor Group announced that it has surpassed the 200-million mobile subscriber mark, with Malaysia’s Digi leading the way in terms smartphone penetration across among Telenor’s six operations in Asia.
The world gears up for 5G: Ericsson Mobility Report
There will be 150 million 5G mobile subscriptions by 2021, with South Korea, Japan, China and the US expected to lead with the first, and fastest, 5G subscription uptake, according to the latest edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report.
Bet on the forks-and-chopsticks: Understanding SEA
Different countries produce different types of entrepreneurs and startups, but while the flavours might be different, these startups all rely on the same kinds of services and products to succeed, writes Justin Hall.
Segmen menengah ‘pasar seksi’ ponsel Indonesia
Semester pertama 2015 penjualan ponsel pintar meningkat 29% Penjualan smartphone diprediksi mencapai 70% tahun 2016