mobile technology

Super Apps, Asia's new innovation, to change cities, economies
SINGAPORE (Nov 7): The ability to communicate, shop online, order rides, read books, play games, get food delivery and pay for anything within a single, unified smartphone app is Asia’s defining innovation, technology leaders said at Bloomberg’s New Economy Forum in Singapore. WeChat, Grab and Go-Jek are prime examples of a breed of software called the Super App. In the US and Europe, such ...
The one product Asia Pacific consumers can’t seem to do without
SINGAPORE (July 13): Smartphones have become an integral part of Asia Pacific consumers’ day-to-day lives: from networking to making purchases and payments, to providing and receiving customer service, and more. According to the Connected Asian Consumer study by market research organisation GfK, over 80% of online consumers in the Asia Pacific access the Internet daily on their smartphones, ...