25 Jun '12, 11am

Southeast Asia finally awakens but mobile Internet speeds still lag

Southeast Asia finally awakens but mobile Internet speeds still lag June 25, 2012 by Terence LEE Not too long ago, a little app called WeChat started knocking on doors in Southeast Asia, making itself a permanent fixture in the home screens of smartphone users in the region. Today. WeChat has 200,000 to 300,000 downloads in Thailand, and the app has begun advertising heavily on Facebook , targeting countries in Southeast Asia. The instant messaging app isn’t developed by some shaggy-haired, irreverent entrepreneur from Silicon Valley, but a powerful Internet giant from China called Tencent. (Read: Three mobile messaging apps from Asia you must know about ) Global technology firms now realize that Southeast Asia is a sleeping giant that is about to awaken. The number of people in the weirdly-shaped island and archipelagos number about a tenth of the world’s population, maki...

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