Don't look now e-commerce — m-commerce has arrived. EBay says the Thanksgiving weekend kickoff of this shopping season saw more than a doubling of transactions on its mobile platform.
China's three dominant dot-com names - Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent Holdings - have successfully tapped global funding this year despite investor skepticism about opaque Chinese companies. The big three plan to use the money to pad their industry advantage at home, to compete better abroad, and perhaps to buy cash-starved rivals.
South Korea's Samsung Electronics is taking aim at its Japanese rivals with an Android-powered digital camera that allows users to wirelessly upload pictures to social networking sites.
Consumers turned out in droves for Cyber Monday deals, as sales figures show a record shopping day.
The brouhaha in East Mesa spotlights ongoing battles around the country over the construction of cell phone towers in residential areas.
Neale Anderson, Telecom & Media Analyst, Asia-Pacific, HSBC discusses the evolution of Asia's telecom infrastructure, warning the region has been lagging in adopting 4G technology.
Mats Olsson, Head, North East Asia Region, Ericsson says Asia will play a very important role in the adoption of new mobile technologies. He expects his industry's prospects to improve as the adoption of 4G picks up.
Michael Powell, NCTA president & CEO, talks about the impact of going over the "cliff" on the telecom industry.
NII Holdings has been bearish for a long time, but now buyers are betting that it’s due for a bounce.
Some investors are worried President Obama's win could mean a massive increase in the dividend tax, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ.
Perry Oosting, CEO of Vertu, explains why he expects the luxury goods market to remain resilient despite weakness in global economic growth.
Zeinal Bava, CEO of Portugal Telecom, informs CNBC what it is like to operate a successful international company in an austerity-stricken country like Portugal.
Cynthia Meng, Managing Director, China/HK TMT Equity Research, Jefferies Hong Kong says the roll out of the 4G network in China will be a turning point for the country's largest mobile phone operator.
Every now and then, a product or business comes along that manages to shift the paradigm, completely reshaping the way consumers interact with goods and services. Such disruption, though, often comes at the expense of established businesses – and even entire industries.
Jay Nelson, Senior Editor of Success Stories: Japan Executive Newsletter, says Softbank's acquisition of Sprint is an aggressive gamble but questions remain on whether the company is paying too much for Sprint.
CNBC's David Faber reports the details of Japan's Softbank buying 70 percent of U.S. mobile carrier Sprint Nextel for $20.1 billion - the most a Japanese firm has spent on an overseas acquisition.
CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on news that Japanese mobile carrier Softbank is in talks to acquire 75 percent of Sprint Nextel, in a deal that could top $12.8 billion.
CNBC's David Faber reports Japan's Softbank is in talks to acquire a majority stake in Sprint Nextel.
CNBC's David Faber has the latest details on a report Softbank is negotiating to buy 75 percent of Sprint Nextel.
Cynthia Meng, Managing Director and Head of Technology, Media and Telecom Equity Research for China and Hong Kong at Jefferies Hong Kong says that the U.S. probe on Huawei and ZTE will put a stop to the two Chinese vendors' expansion in that market.
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