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Apple’s iPhone turns 10

Critics ponder whether tech company is still capable of innovation.


S4M launches targeted messages at airports

Mobile advertising company S4M has launched a service to target more than 30 million air travellers a week.


Nestle Japan strikes a musical note

Nestle Japan has extended its offering from coffee to music as part of a promotional event for its Nescafe Gold Blend Barista instant coffee.


Connected devices will boom as cost declines

The number of connected devices is expected to reach more than 46 billion in five years as the cost of enabling technology plummets.

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Apple Korea carves out 15pc market share

Apple Korea aims to sell 2.9 million iPhones in Korea this year, giving it about 15 per cent market share.


Com7 takes over 44 BKK outlets

IT chain store Com7, under the Banana brand, has bought 44 BKK outlets from Bangkok Telecom 999.

Asian young woman in fashion store or shop paying with credit card

MasterCard Myanmar issues travel card

MasterCard Myanmar has announced its first payment product, a prepaid travel card.


‘Most retailers’ plan to adopt disruptive technologies

Almost every retailer in a survey on technology adoption said they plan to deploy two or more disruptive technologies to boost competitiveness.


Pizza Hut China debuts robot waiters

Pizza Hut China’s latest Shanghai outlet features two robot waiters.


Grab launches e-money service GrabPay Credits

Ride-sharing app Grab launches cashless mobile payment service GrabPay Credits in Singapore and Indonesia.


Visionaries in visibility: the world in 2020

The world is on the brink of a revolution that will transform the way we live, work and play.

Tablet Pc And Internet Of Things Apps

Five-fold boost in connected appliance sales tipped by 2020

Connected appliance sales globally will surge a massive 493 per cent by 2020 according to new research by Euromonitor.


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