Rakuten shuts down online shopping operations in Singapore

Rakuten shuts down online shopping operations in Singapore

Japanese e-commerce operator Rakuten will be shutting down their online marketplace in Singapore, Malaysia, and Indonesia. The closures will affect approximately 150 employees.
Viber 5.0 for Android and iOS now support video calling

Viber 5.0 for Android and iOS now support video calling

Viber has released version 5.0 of its Android and iOS apps. Viber 5.0 is a major update as it's the first time the mobile apps are able to do video calling.
Follow the 2014 FIFA World Cup with These Apps!

Follow the 2014 FIFA World Cup with These Apps!

The most celebrated men's football tournament has commenced, and ever since, it has undoubtedly been the most popular topic around. Here are a few crucial mobile apps we've scoured, so you can pacify your World Cup appetite.
Viber Introduces Exclusive Football Sticker Packs for the World Cup

Viber Introduces Exclusive Football Sticker Packs for the World Cup

Viber is introducing a sticker pack for football fans, localizing one of its sticker packs for each country participating in the World Cup with their flag and own language.
Viber Surpasses 100 Million Concurrent Online Users, Rolls Out Updated Desktop App

Viber Surpasses 100 Million Concurrent Online Users, Rolls Out Updated Desktop App

Viber has revealed that it has more than 100 million concurrent online users. Also announced is the release of a new version of Viber Desktop that features a new look and feel with a special focus on stickers.
Viber Rolls Out on Windows 8 Desktops and Tablets

Viber Rolls Out on Windows 8 Desktops and Tablets

Designed from the ground-up for the Windows 8 platform, this latest version for desktops and tablets includes Windows 8 only features, on top of live tiles and lock screen notifications.
Mobile Operators Bring the Fight to WhatsApp and Viber

Mobile Operators Bring the Fight to WhatsApp and Viber

Singapore-based e-horizon is introducing a new type of app innovation called a mobile soft device. What distinguishes a mobile soft device from traditional communication apps is full integration with the core mobile network, which allows mobile operators to provide completely new types of services to subscribers.
Data-Based Calls and Messages Now Available on Android with Viber

Data-Based Calls and Messages Now Available on Android with Viber

Fancy making a call or sending a message to a friend using just your Wi-Fi or mobile data connection? Viber, the app that does just that for iOS users, is now available on Android too.