Yahoo Japan’s SmartPhone App – SmartSearch

On March 19th, Yahoo Japan announced it’s new smartphone app, “SmartSearch“.  “While how people use mobile devices, especially smartphones, and how people search have changed over time, the web search services and the result pages haven’t changed”, Yahoo said. This app is a step into providing the better search experience for smartphone users by shifting… Continue reading…

China’s E-Commerce Summary 2013

In China, Business to Business (B2B) Small and Medium Sized Businesses (SMBs) are still the main force of E-Commerce growth in 2013, according to the report by iResearch Global. The report states that China’s SMB B2B continued to dominate the E-Commerce market share with the total revenue of 21.02 billion Yuan in 2013, which grew 25.8%… Continue reading…

First Japanese gTLD is Now Available

On January 16th, Google Registry opened “Hajimeyou.Minnna” to begin offering Japanese gTLD “.Minna” (in Japanese characters) domain. “Minna” means “everyone” in Japanese. “Internet is for everyone. We think the word is perfect one to start the Japanese gTLD domain offering.” said Google. The domain can be registered via several domain registration service companies, which are… Continue reading…