With a rising middle class and falling hardware prices, 80% of Chinese families will be able to afford at least one low-end smartphone within the next 5 years.
China will generate $707 billion (S$899B) in revenues, cost reduction and service improvements by the year 2020 according to GSMA and Machina Research.
Australian online retailer Kogan.com is charging a tax for purchasea mde on Internet Explorer 7, in an effort to encourage users to ugprade to newer browsers.
Symantec has launched a partnership program that aims to help SMEs secure their businesses from malware and hack attacks.
Network and service providers have started switching to IPv6 at Wednesday’s World IPv6 Launch Day to support the growth of the Internet worldwide.
The Internet Society has launched its Asia Pacific office, with the aim of improving IPv6 adoption in the region forecast to run out of IPv6 addresses in 2012.
IDC says Asia Pacific executives are keen on cloud computing, but would rather not bypass their IT departments in procuring cloud services.
In China, there is a rising trend in the use of locally-developed smartphone and smartphone operating systems.