Market Pulse || July 2016 Edition

Market Pulse || July 2016 Edition

Today we published the July edition of our popular Market Pulse report. This edition covers the market for June 2016. The key takeaways in this edition of Market Pulse are as follows: Overall handset demand remained tepid in June. Economic concerns remain a burden on...
Chatbots are coming to take over the world

Chatbots are coming to take over the world

What is Chatbot? Chatbots are programs powered by artificial intelligence that users can interact with using natural language. This could be any number of things starting from function to have fun, play game or a virtual assistance etc. Chatbot will be useful for...
Samsung’s Move Towards its Automotive Ambitions

Samsung’s Move Towards its Automotive Ambitions

Starting small on its automotive dreams Samsung, through its smartphone-to-chipmaker Samsung Electronics, is investing in BYD an electric car maker in China. In a bid to diversify and reduce its dependency on mobile handsets, Samsung is looking towards the automotive...
Three major industry trends identified at MWC Shanghai 2016

Three major industry trends identified at MWC Shanghai 2016

The Mobile World Congress Shanghai (MWCS), is reckoned to be Asia’s largest and most influential mobile industry event. The 2016 event took place from June 29th to July 1st at the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC). The theme of the year was “Mobile is...
Softbank’s To Buy ARM For $32 Billion

Softbank’s To Buy ARM For $32 Billion

The global leader in smartphone chip design, UK-based ARM confirmed on Monday it agreed to a $32 billion acquisition offer from Japan’s tech giant SoftBank Group Corp, an almost 43% premium over the share price. This comes at a perfect time when the sterling...
Success of LINE- Story of platform stickiness & beyond

Success of LINE- Story of platform stickiness & beyond

Tapping the untapped: South East Asian (SEA) countries became a growth engine for LINE’s business in the last two years. Monthly Active Users (MAU) in Taiwan, Thailand & Indonesia together more than doubled in the same period, reached 91 million combined in...