Xiaomi, OnePlus, Lenovo, Vivo, Oppo, and Other Chinese OEMs Partner to Launch ‘Fast Apps’ to Rival WeChat’s Mini Programs

China’s biggest smartphone makers are collaborating to promote download-free “fast apps”, in a move backed by the government and likely to threaten Tencent Holdings’ grip on mobile traffic with its wildly popular WeChat app. The messenger-to-payment app WeChat, which has more than 1 billion users, last year launched “mini-programs” within the app that look and operate much like […]

iPhone X, iPhone SE, Other iPhone Models Available With Up to 50 Percent Discount With Exchange, Other Offers

Indian mobile retail chain Sangeetha Mobiles is offering up to 50 percent off on the purchase of iPhonemodels, including the iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, and iPhone SE. While it might sound like an unbelievable offer, it does come with its fair share of caveats. The offer price is a combination of HDFC EMI cashbacks, exchange discounts, and the retailer’s […]

ISL: Bengaluru FC Qualify For Play-Offs, Test Of Nerves For Other Franchises

The debutants became the first team to qualify for the play-offs in 2018 season© AFP Sunil Chhetri-led Bengaluru FC became the first club to have confirmed their place in the Indian Super League (ISL) season four play-offs with three matches still to play. The debutants sit comfortably on top of the table with 33 points, having scripted […]

PUBG Creator Does Not Want Other Game Developers to ‘Lift Things’ from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Greene’s statements come after Fortnite from Unreal Engine studio Epic Games, came under flak from Bluehole — the parent company behind PUBG. In the interim, China has seen a glut of competitors such as Terminator 2 and Wilderness by companies like NetEase. “I want this genre of games to grow,” Greene claims. “For that to happen you need new […]

Snapdeal Unbox Dhamaka Sale Offers Discounts on Laptops, TVs, and Other Electronics

Before its own possible sale to rival Flipkart, e-commerce firm Snapdeal announced its ‘Unbox Dhamaka Sale’ offering customers huge discounts and attractive deals. In its two-day mega sale on May 11-12, Snapdeal will offer up to 70 percent discount on categories including home, fashion and electronics. The announcement comes at a time when the market […]

Guess How Amazon and Two Other Firms Are Changing Operations — Forever

Amazon and Uber are re-imagining the delivery business — creating a whole new market for freelancers in the process. Meanwhile, the way eCommerce is automated may be changing forever. Read on for a full list of headlines in this week’s Small Business Trends News and Information Roundup. Operations Amazon Flex, UberRush Create Freelance Delivery Industry […]

Guess How Amazon and Two Other Firms Are Changing Operations — Forever

Amazon and Uber are re-imagining the delivery business — creating a whole new market for freelancers in the process. Meanwhile, the way eCommerce is automated may be changing forever. Read on for a full list of headlines in this week’s Small Business Trends News and Information Roundup. Operations Amazon Flex, UberRush Create Freelance Delivery Industry […]

SALT App Creates Holiday Greetings — And Other Digital Marketing

The holiday season is a big time for businesses to call attention to promotions and special offerings. But making those promotions doesn’t need to be time consuming. A series of new Christmas-themed videos from mobile app SALT calls attention to just how simple it can be to create marketing banners and similar holiday images for […]

Caroff Communications Reveals 5 Ways PPC and SEO Are Used to Enhance Each Other

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Are there good reasons Caroff Communications runs Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Pay-Per-Click (PPC) campaigns together? Absolutely. Here are five. 1) More than the sum of the parts Caroff Communications has been building websites and doing SEO for more than 20 years. When they say “Websites and SEO that […]