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Gaming

As LATAM awaits official release, Pokémon Go already has 10,000+ member Facebook communities from Mexico to Argentina

Ahead of today's rumored launch in Latin America, some communities of players already number in the myriad tens of thousands for countries before the app has even been [Read More...]


eCommerce

E-commerce in Brazil: Ways to overcome the obstacles

Here are a few things that businesses should consider before entering Latin America’s largest e-commerce market — Brazil
Aug 28, 2015

10 rising global fashion tech startups

Think fashion tech startups need to be based in New York, Paris or London? Think again
Feb 15, 2015

Entrepreneurship

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FinTech

The Sling team. Photo credit: PR

Brazilian Avante to acquire Israeli startup Sling

Sling’s app enables customers to pay business owners directly through a smartphone without a credit card or cash
Jul 12, 2016

What Nubank’s funding means for Brazilian FinTech

Besides the fundraising, the company also announced the launching of a MasterCard Platinum credit card that can be controlled from a mobile app
Sep 28, 2014

Industry

WhatsApp back after another ban in Brazil that benefited Telegram

Facebook and Brazil go for another round as the government protests encrypted chats
May 04, 2016

Mobile point-of-sales startup SumUp expands to Sweden, landing on rival iZettle’s home turf

SumUp's solution will enable Swedish businesses to easily accept all major credit cards including MasterCard, Visa and American Express.
Sep 29, 2015
Baidu, Baidu in Brazil

How Baidu is expanding globally

At the Baidu World 2015 Conference this week in Beijing, Baidu president Zhang Yaqin outlined three strategies Baidu prioritizes to assess and capitalize on [Read More...]
Sep 14, 2015
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Internet

Has Microsoft Translator built the next champion of online translating? Should Google Translate watch out? Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow; Hand model: Gedalyah Reback

Microsoft Translator leapfrogs Google Translate on group convos

But here's why it has a long way to go
Dec 14, 2016

Where smartphones are globally, and will be

Though internet-connected devices are still unequally concentrated in the West, emerging markets will likely comprise 80% of the world's smartphones by 2020
Sep 14, 2014

Where to watch the World Cup in high quality for free online

The biggest football celebration is coming, and the world of technology has reacted accordingly. So how can you screen the World Cup in high quality over the Internet? [Read More...]
Jun 12, 2014

Lists

Mobile

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News

The Sling team. Photo credit: PR

Brazilian Avante to acquire Israeli startup Sling

Sling’s app enables customers to pay business owners directly through a smartphone without a credit card or cash
Jul 12, 2016
Cabify scores big money to battle Uber in the Latin American market. Photo credit: Cabify

Cabify raises $120 million to fight Uber in Spain and Latin America

With Rakuten investing $92 million in the round, Cabify hopes to form an international strategic alliance with Rakuten's other major investment — Lyft
Apr 21, 2016
Telegram logo (right) and WhatsApp logo (left). Photo Credit: PR

Telegram gains 1 million users after WhatsApp was banned in Brazil

The temporary ban of WhatsApp in Brazil is only the first step
Dec 17, 2015
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Security

Social Media

Has Microsoft Translator built the next champion of online translating? Should Google Translate watch out? Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow; Hand model: Gedalyah Reback

Microsoft Translator leapfrogs Google Translate on group convos

But here's why it has a long way to go
Dec 14, 2016
Telegram logo (right) and WhatsApp logo (left). Photo Credit: PR

Telegram gains 1 million users after WhatsApp was banned in Brazil

The temporary ban of WhatsApp in Brazil is only the first step
Dec 17, 2015

4 Social Media Lessons from the 2014 World Cup Games

Any business passionate about social media can learn a trick or two from the World Cup’s success. Here are our top four tips, including some of our favorite social [Read More...]
Jul 01, 2014

Venture Capital

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Big Data

Has Microsoft Translator built the next champion of online translating? Should Google Translate watch out? Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow; Hand model: Gedalyah Reback

Microsoft Translator leapfrogs Google Translate on group convos

But here's why it has a long way to go
Dec 14, 2016

Greentech

The cycling tech revolution is here: 20 bike startups you should know about

20 awesome bike technologies that will make your ride less bumpy
Apr 26, 2015

Wearables

CEO Marcos Penha at SLUSH wearing the glasses. Photo Credit: Gabriel Avner

AnnuitWalk gives the blind a new perspective on mobility

This device alerts users to objects around them for more independence
Nov 19, 2015