Born in Google's shadow, Niantic strode into the spotlight with a mobile internet spin on hunting Pokemon but can the obsession with the game lead to long-term financial success?
KKday, a Taiwanese travel e-commerce platform, launched a bus tour around Taipei for "Pokemon Go" fans on Sunday, helping them hunt for small fictional creatures known as Pokemon.
In this Jan. 13 file photo, a model displays Japanese electronics giant Toshiba's smart glasses at a wearable device expo in Tokyo. Toshiba said Friday, Aug. 12 it swung to a profit in the April-June quarter, thanks to cost cuts and the sale of its home appliance business.
Arianna Huffington, founder of the Huffington Post news site that has become a global phenomenon, announced Thursday she was stepping down to launch a nonprofit group focused on health and wellness.
Microsoft on Thursday said it is bolstering its Xbox arsenal with the purchase of a startup specializing in letting people join in the fun while watching live-streamed game play.
Uber on Thursday said it filed a complaint with the European Union over legislation in Hungary that caused the on-demand ride service to stop operating in that country.
Shares in Taiwan staged a mild technical rebound Friday after falling a day earlier as investors were encouraged by gains on Wall Street overnight, dealers said.
Samsung Electronics said Thursday it had acquired U.S. luxury appliance maker Dacor, as part of its push towards a full production line of high-end, Internet-connected homeware.
Delta Air Lines is spending US$150 million this year on technology upgrades, including a better mobile app. But what CEO Ed Bastian never saw coming was a vulnerability to its reservations and operations servers that would cripple his airline for days.
Singapore Telecom (Singtel) on Thursday reported a slight annual increase in its first quarter net profit, boosted by robust mobile data usage and strong contributions from its regional associates.