Hike unbundles its messaging app to reach India’s next wave of smartphone users
How do you compete with the world’s largest chat app in its strongest market? Hike, the Indian messaging app valued at more than $1 billion, is taking a unique approach to battling WhatsApp whic
Google expands its initiative to provide free Wi-Fi hotspots in emerging markets
Google today announced a collection of updates aimed at helping get 'the next billion' internet users in India and emerging markets online. One of the more subtle yet interesting components to that pu
Google Maps for Android gets Wi-Fi-only mode and SD card download option
Google is making its Maps app more accessible to users in emerging markets with two nifty features for the Android version of the service.
Pricey Data Is A Barrier To Internet Access In Developing Countries
Tech companies, including Microsoft, Facebook, and Nokia, are counting on the "next billion," or users in developing countries who are just getting access to the Internet, to fuel their future growth.