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Where Will All The SMS Messages Go When Texting Dies?

The humble text message is not disappearing overnight, but less SMSs will be sent in 2014 than in 2013. People are communicatin...

Jan 14 2014, 7:36pm CST

12 Ways To Understand the Chinese Traveller

12 Ways To Understand the Chinese Traveller

“All the ripping down of the old and throwing up of the new across China today cannot be explained as a matter of economic nece...

Jan 7 2014, 6:46am CST

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

This is the third year in a row that I’ve asked friends and colleagues of mine to make predictions for the coming year. In the...

Jan 6 2014, 10:16pm CST

Ready To Text The Fridge? LG's Partnership With LINE Lets You Message Home Appliances

Ready To Text The Fridge? LG's Partnership With LINE Lets You Message Home Appliances

The simple act of text messaging may take us step closer to smarter homes. LG Electronics has unveiled a virtual assistant serv...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

THIRTEEN MONTHS AGO Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, the richest twentysomething in history, reached out to Snapchat’s Evan Spiegel,...

Jan 6 2014, 7:06am CST

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China And Russia Helping Fuel New Tech Boom

If I asked you to name the biggest online shopping day of the year, what would you guess? Black Friday? Cyber Monday? Free Ship...

Dec 31 2013, 2:45pm CST

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9 Out-On-The-Limb Music Business Predictions For 2014

As the current year slowly grinds to a soft and mellow halt, it’s a good time to gaze into the crystal ball to see what possibi...

Dec 30 2013, 9:31am CST

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Google's Schmidt Discusses Possible Internet Censorship In Russia,Moving Servers Out Of U.S.

Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google, believes Russia might follow China in censoring the Internet. Speaking at the recen...

Dec 30 2013, 12:05am CST

BlackBerry BBM Usage Surprisingly Strong In Asia

BlackBerry BBM Usage Surprisingly Strong In Asia

BlackBerry’s messaging app has been available for Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android devices for more than two months by now. Tha...

Dec 27 2013, 12:36pm CST

The Xiaomi Mi3 smartphones sold 100,000 in just ten minutes

The Xiaomi Mi3 smartphones sold 100,000 in just ten minutes

Well, according to a most up-to-date report, one of the esteemed Chinese company sells like hot cakes a monstrous number of 150...

Dec 1 2013, 8:40am CST

Excellent E-Commerce via China’s WeChat Messaging App

China’s Xiaomi Sold 150,000 Smartphones in 10 Minutes via WeChat Messaging App

China has something which is way ahead of America’s SnapChat. Its WeChat messaging app is a source of excellent e-commerce. 150...

Nov 30 2013, 10:55am CST

Line Hits 300 Million Registered User Benchmark

Line Hits 300 Million Registered User Benchmark

The message application, Line has made it to the 300 million registered user benchmark. It is indeed quite an achievement and i...

Nov 25 2013, 6:19am CST

Facebook’s Acquisition of Instagram is an Empty Victory

Facebook’s Acquisition of Instagram is an Empty Victory

Facebook may be losing its youth and headed towards middle age spread. Its acquisition of Instagram is an empty victory of sort...

Nov 11 2013, 6:45am CST

Sina Launches WeMeet; A Rival to WeChat Mobile Messaging App

Sina Launches WeMeet; A Rival to WeChat Mobile Messaging App

Sina has launched its rival to WeChat. Called WeMeet (Weimi in the Chinese vernacular), it was created by a team of experts at...

Aug 26 2013, 11:25am CDT

WhatsApp Messenger for iOS Gets iCloud Chat Backup

WhatsApp Messenger for iOS Gets iCloud Chat Backup

The wonderful messaging platform, WhatsApp Messenger lets iOS users get conversation backups in iCloud....

Jul 17 2013, 3:01am CDT