• Tue, 17 Jul 2018 13:08
    China leads region in adopting IoT, says data firm
    International Data Corporation (IDC) Asia/Pacific has projected spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) in the region to reach US$291.7 billion in 2018, up by 12.1 per cent over last year’s $260.1 billion.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 31 May 2018 06:36
    Smartphone market to stay cool this year: forecast
    International Data Corporation forecast Wednesday that global smartphone sales would cool this year before heating up with help from new 5G networks and India's vibrant market.
    business
  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018 11:13
    Smartphone shipments declined in 2017
    According to the latest International Data Corporation (IDC) Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, total smartphone shipments in the emerging Southeast Asia (SEA) region recorded approximately 100 million units in 2017, declining by less than 1 percent year-on-year.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:00
    Govt to link data for digital economy
    NEXT YEAR will be the year of data for the public sector amid expectations for the announcement of 300-500 national data sets for people and data analysis for businesses, who could use them for innovative creation in terms of the economy, society and living, the country’s deputy premier said.
    Economy
  • Mon, 13 Mar 2017 13:29
    Malaysian PC shipments down 6% in Q4 2016
    The latest International Data Corporation Quarterly Personal Computers Tracker report has found that total PC shipments in Malaysia in the fourth quarter of 2016 reached 482,506 units, 6.2 per cent lower than the same quarter in 2015.
    Economy
  • Fri, 03 Mar 2017 07:11
    Wearable computing market grows as gadgets evolve: IDC
    SAN FRANCISCO - The global market for "wearable" computing such as fitness-trackers, smartwatches, and software-infused ear pieces is growing strong, according to figures release Thursday by International Data Corporation.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:00
    Infor-DPU partnership aims to provide needed tech skills to students
    OVER THE NEXT decade, an estimated 77 per cent of all jobs in the United States will need technical skills, but many educational institutions are not yet graduating enough students with the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) skills for these jobs, according to International Data Corporation research.
    Economy
  • Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:49
    IT spending set for big boost in Asia Pacific
    International Data Corporation (IDC), a market research company, has forecast manufacturing IT spending in Asia Pacific (excluding Japan) to reach US$36 billion by 2020. 
    Tech
  • Tue, 01 Nov 2016 07:20
    Tablet market shrinks as demand grows for hybrids
    SAN FRANCISCO - The tablet market shrank in the recently-ended quarter, as shipments of bargain-priced computers with detachable screens hit a record high, according to market analysis firm International Data Corporation.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 02 Aug 2016 06:47
    Global tablet market continues to shrink: IDC
    SAN FRANCISCO - Worldwide shipments of tablet computers shrank anew in the second quarter of this year, International Data Corporation reported on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 09 Mar 2016 20:05
    Samsung smartphones remain best-selling brand in Southeast Asia
    Samsung remains at the top with 18 per cent growth in smartphone shipments in Southeast Asia over 2014, as it launched the Galaxy J series that had models ranging from US$75 to $200, according to International Data Co (IDC).
    Corporate
  • Wed, 09 Mar 2016 20:05
    Smartphone market in Southeast Asia shows 22% growth in 2015
    Total smartphone shipments in Southeast Asia hit slightly over 100 million units in 2015, posting a year-over-year growth of 22 per cent, according to International Data Co (IDC).
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 25 Aug 2015 18:05
    Asia-Pacific market to take the lead in worldwide boon in e-commerce transactions
    International Data Corporation (IDC) predicts worldwide mobile payments will account for $1 trillion in value in 2017, up 124 per cent from the less than $500 million expected in 2015.
    Tech
  • Thu, 16 Jul 2015 01:00
    ICT industry to grow by 'only 3.8% this year'
    THE ICT (information and communications technology) industry in Thailand is expected to grow by only 3.8 per cent this year, while innovation development will drive the industry in 2016, according to International Data Corporation.
    Economy
  • Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:02
    Internet of Things industry boom to continue, says IDC
    International Data Corporation (IDC) has predicted the Asia/Pacific Internet of Things (IoT) industry will continue its strong growth, with the number of units - or 'things' - connected to increase from 3.1 billion to 8.6 billion by 2020.
    Tech
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