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China is leading the mobile technology race thanks to pioneering technology and a generation of Chinese consumers who have known no other platform, according to AtlasTrend co-founder, Kevin Hua. “In China there’s 700 million mobile users and for many of these people it’s the first sort of internet device they’ve

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Less well-known than their Silicon Valley counterparts, China’s digital disruptors are no less ambitious. To help businesses better understand the size of the opportunity, Which-50 is publishing the China Digital Playbook, an ongoing series authored by digital transformation experts Marcelo Silva and Paul Shetler. Read part one here. Over the

destiny-2-geforce, gaming

The gaming industry is not slowing down. According to AtlasTrend Co-Founder, Kevin Hua, gaming is now a $100 billion industry and it’s growing at 10 per cent per annum. Gaming organisations are also well positioned for an anticipated AI boom, he said. “Gaming is not just an application of computing.

A common idea about the blockchain — the technology that powers Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies — is that it can “create trust”, or allow two parties to make a transaction “without relying on trust”. If true, this would mean we could create a world without a trusted “man in the

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Less well-known than their Silicon Valley counterparts, China’s digital disruptors are no less ambitious. To help businesses better understand the size of the opportunity, Which-50 is publishing the China Digital Playbook, an ongoing series authored by digital transformation experts Marcelo Silva and Paul Shetler. Here’s part one.  Venture capitalists love

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The criminal enterprise behind the recently detected HyphBot digital advertising scam, reportedly one of the biggest of its kind in the world, exploited the lax oversight procedures of more than a dozen SSPs and Exchanges to build a sophisticated global fraud operation that raked in as much as $US1.2 million

Amazon Seller Summit Sydney

Amazon will begin testing its Australian marketplace at 2pm today, allowing a small number of customers to place orders with third-party sellers. Things aren’t guaranteed to run smoothly. “We’re anticipating a lot of stuff-ups,” were the words of one IT manager Which-50 spoke to, whose company is preparing to set

Alibaba’s $25 billion Singles’ Day sale shone a spotlight on the potential of the Chinese market for international retailers and brands. Which-50 discussed the Alibaba opportunity with several experts, who said while many companies had already got in on the act, a huge opportunity remained. “Australia had it’s best performance to date

Jack Birmingham’s first job doesn’t involve flipping burgers at McDonald’s or throwing newspapers out of a basket onto his neighbours’ front lawns. Not for him, the drudgery of minimal wage slavery, or even getting out of bed before 9 am on a Saturday morning. Instead, each night, he sits encased

Spending on marketing technology is in sharp retreat, falling by 15 per cent in 2017, as CMOs pull back on high levels of spending amid concerns over their capability to acquire and manage technology effectively. The figures — and the analysis — are contained in Gartner’s recently released CMO Spend