Apple and China Mobile have been locked in bitter contract negotiations for years. Apple wants the same kind of deal it has with Verizon or Vodafone. China Mobile wants something much, much sweeter. But as months slide by, Apple’s position weakens and China Mobile’s grows stronger. In April, China Mobile hit 730 million subscribers, growing by another 4 million subscribers...
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Immune from the turmoil gripping the video game industry, mobile game developers are scrambling to make the next big hit. But the real challenge for the industry lies in finding a sustainable model.
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Intel is hoping to get more Chinese developers to back its products by forming a new joint innovation lab with the nation's largest search engine Baidu.The lab is part of an agreement the two companies signed on Thursday that will focus on developing software for China's mobile Internet market. Developers in the country will have access to Intel-powered products, including...
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Xiaomi, a high-end smartphone maker in China, and Movile, Brazil's biggest and most important wireless carrier, showcase the challenges Apple faces in those two markets.
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There are 4.5 billion mobile phone subscriptions in emerging markets, and worldwide mobile subscribers are expected to reach eight billion by the end of 2016, led by rapid mobile adoption in China and India. Portio Research indicates that by 2016 Africa and Middle East will overtake Europe as the second largest region for mobile subscribers.
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Industry giants are adding more development and platform goodies for mobile app developers. This may have the more targeted MBaaS providers a little perplexed.
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Asian markets were mostly lower with mainland property developers plunging in China after the government introduced fresh tightening measures. The Shanghai Composite slid 2.9%.
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Amazon.com said it is now selling two of its Kindle tablets in China, as it beefs up offerings in a country that has become one of the world's largest markets for mobile devices.
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On Thursday at Boston's AnDevCon, a prominent technical conference for software developers building Android apps, app developers from around the nation and world were out in full force... and with fuller wallets than usual."App developers...
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Asian markets were mostly lower with mainland property developers plunging in China after the government introduced fresh tightening measures. The Shanghai Composite slid 2.3%.
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