The growth in mobile-video viewing has been triggered by the rapid adoption of smartphones with larger screens as well as faster internet connectivity both through mobile operators and WiFi networks (Photo credit: Astro on-the-go) By Emily Steel in New York Television viewers are trading the small screen for the tiny screen, with a growing proportion … Read moreTiny screens are growing in importance for television viewers
Could Bezos, who many consider to be the “next Steve Jobs”, be looking to take over a money-losing company and transform it into a trailblazing industry leader? Only time will tell (Photo credit: Startup School 2008, flickr) By Oon Yeoh There isn’t any industry that’s come into contact with the Internet that has not been … Read moreBezos to disrupt media industry?
Want to book a cab? It’s easy… just download Malaysia’s very own MyTeksi app, key in a few details and you’ll even have peace-of-mind knowing that cab details are being tracked (Photo credit: Sunlight Taxi) By Palau Shavin Globally, smartphone users are becoming more and more addicted to their apps, which begs the question: which … Read moreApp-solutely essential
Apps are more than just social media based. Malaysians download games, productivity, finance, communication, even shopping apps and just about anything that can make the day go by easier.
Coach is trying to reinvent itself as a more upscale lifestyle brand, selling a complete range of products against mostly handbags and accessories (Photo credit: Coach). Fashion is a notoriously fickle business. One season you are in, the next you are out. Take the luxury goods companies Michael Kors and Coach. The latter is “aspirational” rather than … Read moreThe Lex Column – Kors blimey
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is focused on zeroing in on a few core growth areas instead of the company having a hodgepodge of services (Photo credit: Magnus Höij, Wikimedia Commons). By Oon Yeoh Last week, I wrote about how Microsoft is revamping its corporate structure and focus to become competitive once again. In a nutshell … Read moreLearning from your rivals