The move will result in a drastic price cut for the PS 3, as Sony will no longer have to pay import duties.
Eduston.tv launches an online business education portal for people in BRIC countries and reveals $1 million in seed funding.
Guest Post Brazil is in a state of fragile growth. Only a select group of strong businesses will emerge from the current ecosystem, capitalize on tech & demographic trends, and achieve profitable exits.
With most smartphone makers endlessly obsessed with high-end devices sporting bigger and better specs, Mozilla's focus on low-end devices with Firefox OS is simply refreshing.
Countries like Brazil and Russia will soon give smartphone makers attractive new markets in which to sell their wares.
Twitter is opening up a new office in Brazil, one of the social network's largest markets behind the U.S.
The twists and turns in the cheap iPhone saga are enough to give you whiplash.
A pre-doomsday round up of the news from the investment world. Let's hope there is one tomorrow too.
You did not read that wrong. The iPhone runs Google's Android operating system in Brazil ... just not the one you're thinking of.
Brazilian e-commerce giant raises $65 million in its fourth round of funding, bringing its two year total to $180 million.
Brazil is expected to have more than 50 million gamers, or a quarter of its population, by 2014.
Having a big brand behind your startup can do a lot for a company's name. Pepsi -- one of the biggest names in the world -- launched an incubator in Brazil today, helping local entrepreneurs create companies, while using their sprightly teams for PepsiCo-brand marketing projects.
In a telling move that comes less than a week after the announcement of an investment in rapidly expanding European online retail giant Zalando, JP Morgan is clearly eager to up its stakes in the e-commerce industry globally and has recognized the potential of the Brazilian Internet market.
In another example of venture capital's growing interest in Brazil, Intel Capital has announced that it has invested an undisclosed amount in ELike.
This morning, Redpoint e.ventures announced that it is the largest early-stage venture capital fund in Brazil. The firm raised $130 million and is the first Silicon-Valley affiliated fund dedicated to the region. This news comes just one week after BV …
Investment firm BV Capital launched a global venture platform today, unifying its four international funds under one heading and rebranding itself as E.ventures. The integration is in an effort to emphasize the firm’s global perspective and promote international collaboration between …
Facebook is constantly absorbing our real-life data that we contribute to the social network, but one Brazilian clothing store is taking Facebook’s data and throwing it back into the physical world.
The store, C&A, is putting “real-time Likes” counters on …
Apple customers who want to see more of a product before they buy online may get that chance. A tool that allows customer service representatives to share their screens and walk a customer through a product page may be in …
Silicon Valley has led the world in innovation and entrepreneurship because of its culture of information sharing and mentoring. No other region in the world is like it. But things are changing. In my travels to countries like India, China, …
Redpoint Ventures and BV Capital eVentures announced today that they are teaming up to launch the oh-so-cleverly named Redpoint eVentures, a new venture capital fund for Brazil’s tech industry.
The firm is based in Sao Paulo, Brazil and will back …