11:00 pm March 26, 2015 | 4 Comments
BlackBerry’s attempt to revive the company’s dying brand Indonesia — perhaps the last stronghold of die-hard users outside of the US federal government — faltered on Thursday when the launch of its newest model, counter-intuitively named the “Classic,” met with decidedly mixed reviews.
10:53 pm March 26, 2015 | No Comment
The developers of the popular multi-platform messaging app WeChat have rolled out an e-commerce offering through the app to tap the boom in the number of Indonesians using smartphones and engaging in online transactions.
5:58 pm March 24, 2015 | No Comment
Microsoft on Monday unveiled partnerships with Samsung and other manufacturers to install its services including Word and Skype on devices powered by the rival Google Android system.
5:13 pm March 24, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia's Communication and Information Minister said on Tuesday that the government will work with Google Indonesia and other information-technology, or IT, companies to block sites with adult-rated and pro-terrorism contents.
1:48 am March 23, 2015 | 4 Comments
Kaspersky Lab sells security software, including antivirus programs recommended by big-box stores and other PC retailers. The Moscow-based company ranks sixth in revenue among security-software makers, taking in $667 million in 2013, and is a favorite with Best Buy’s Geek Squad technicians and reviewers on Amazon.com.
10:18 pm March 9, 2015 | 1 Comment
Indonesia can improve its global competitiveness ranking in the information and communications technology sector against its regional peers should the country identify the sector as a development priority, executives from global management consulting firm McKinsey & Company said on Monday.
9:34 pm March 8, 2015 | No Comment
The test for Tim Cook last September was to prove that Apple could still come up with innovative products, so he revealed a smartwatch. His next test comes Monday: convincing you to buy it.
9:46 am March 3, 2015 | No Comment
Europe's two biggest telecom operators have called on regulators to be flexible and pragmatic in finalizing rules to protect the openness of the Internet, to allow them to give priority to certain kinds of data traffic on their networks.
9:11 am March 3, 2015 | No Comment
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was on hostile turf on Monday as spoke to executives at the world's biggest annual gathering of the mobile industry, renewing attempts to win their backing to help reach billions of users with no Internet access.
10:23 pm March 2, 2015 | 2 Comments
Samsung Electronics won early praise for its new high-end Galaxy S6 smartphones, with reviewers saying the devices featured premium materials and innovative design.
10:08 pm March 2, 2015 | No Comment
The main talking point at this week’s Geneva car show is likely to be a vehicle that may never be built: the Apple car.
9:33 am March 2, 2015 | 5 Comments
Several big Asian phone companies launched new high-end smartphones and other wireless gizmos on Sunday, hoping to challenge US giant Apple in a big year for wireless gadgets.
12:09 am February 26, 2015 | No Comment
Rakuten Belanja Online, the local affiliate of Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten, seeks to woo Indonesia’s small- and medium-sized enterprises by providing e-commerce courses as part of its growth strategy in Southeast Asia’s largest economy.
8:08 am February 25, 2015 | No Comment
Most people in the developing world do not use the Internet, with access limited by high costs, poor availability and a lack of relevant content, a Facebook report said on Tuesday.