The Many Tentacles Of Chinese Tech Giant ByteDance

The TikTok parent company owns a diverse set of companies across sectors including news, video gaming, and education, in addition to its short-form video apps. ANDarlier this month, ByteDance acquired Amcare Healthcare, one of China’s biggest private hospital chains, for a reported $1.5 billion. That might sound strange, given that the Beijing-based company has become … Read more

Apple Seemingly Preparing for Devices With Bluetooth 5.2, Which Could Hint at AirPods Pro With LE Audio

Apple appears to be preparing for future devices with Bluetooth 5.2 support, according to a filing in the Bluetooth SIG products database earlier this month. Among other possibilities, this could serve as evidence of future AirPods Pro with LE Audio support. Apple’s filing references to a Bluetooth 5.3 host subsystem that is likely intended for … Read more

Former Twitter security chief’s whistleblower complaint is a ‘godsend’ for Elon Musk [Video]

Twitter’s (TWTR) ex-security chief has filed a whistleblower complaint with claims that, if proven true, could make it easier for Elon Musk to walk away from his $44 billion deal to buy the social media company. Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, a widely respected hacker who was fired in January, sent a 200-page complaint to federal officials … Read more

Rakuten Group Stock: Mobile Remains The Key Hurdle (RKUNF)

Sundry Photography Rakuten’s (OTCPK:RKUNY) strong ecosystem of users and merchants in Japan remains its key asset, but recent quarterly results have been far from positive. Its Q2 2022 results were heavily in the red – in contrast to the internet services and fintech businesses, which are outperforming, the mobile venture loss was the key drag … Read more

Top 10 e-commerce software companies

As the online shopping landscape grows, organizations need e-commerce software that can handle large order volumes, offer exceptional CX and streamline back-office operations. Billions of people embrace e-commerce and some analysts expect the online marketplace to virtually double in size by 2025. As the industry becomes more competitive, organizations with outdated e-commerce software may struggle … Read more

So Much For the Ecosystem Approach to PropTech Software

Subscribers Only NewsletterPropmodo’s weekly perspective on commercial real estate and things interesting to real estate executives. Curated by Franco Faraudo. View Archive In the autumn of 2019 I was invited to moderate a panel at MRI’s user conference. For those of you not familiar, MRI is a large software provider for the real estate industry. … Read more