International Data Corporation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on International Data Corporation

ARTICLE FINDER

Apple devices led the wearables market in Q4 2018 - report

Mar 06, 2019 - 4:05 PM

The worldwide market for wearables also grows to 31.4%, reaching 59.3 million units shipped

Huawei tops Apple in tightening smartphone market – IDC

Aug 01, 2018 - 11:48 AM

In the second quarter of 2018, Huawei shipped 54.2 million phones worldwide, second only to Samsung's 71.5 million, and ahead of Apple's 41.3 million, IDC reports

NOVA 3. Huawei's flagship devices launched earlier in the year have seen some excellent reviews, owing to their distinctive design, and industry-leading cameras. The recently launched Nova 3 approximates the flagship P20 series, making high-end technologies more accessible in an increasingly competitive market. Photo from Huawei

Riding-in-tandem, Aquino and Dengvaxia, Warriors vs. Cavaliers | Evening wRap

Jun 04, 2018 - 7:30 PM

Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Bea Cupin

Long-soaring smartphone market heading to earth

Jun 03, 2018 - 7:00 PM

'It is for sure not the death of the smartphone; it is the death of the growth of the smartphone market,' says an analyst

Telecom equipment company Huawei CEO Richard Yu presents the new P20 smartphone in Paris on March 27, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / ERIC PIERMONT

5G smartphones to heat up global phone market next year – IDC

May 31, 2018 - 12:40 PM

The arrival of 5G phones next year and low-cost units from China may start the upturn for the market after 2 straight down years

IPHONE X. The Apple flagship is among the highest sellers in 2018 so far. Shutterstock photo


Wearable computing market grows as gadgets evolve – IDC

Mar 03, 2017 - 4:56 PM

The ability to connect to networks without the aid of a smartphone will help the segment grow says an International Data Corporation report

UP AND RUNNING. Casio's newest smartwatch for the outdoors, Pro-Trek WSD-F20, due for release in April this year, on display at the 2017 Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP

AI could be bigger threat than Trump to BPOs – analysts

Feb 12, 2017 - 10:10 PM

With global spending on artificial intelligence applications expected to reach 47 billion by 2020 BPOs need to start embracing new skill sets so as not to be overtaken says IT research firm IDC

PH is fastest-growing smartphone market in ASEAN – report

Jun 17, 2016 - 6:27 PM

Up to 3 5 million smartphones were shipped to the Philippines in the first quarter of 2016 market research firm International Data Corporation says

DICT bill now on Aquino's desk

May 16, 2016 - 2:40 PM

By June 9 President Benigno Aquino III will have to decide whether he will veto or sign the bill creating the Department of Information and Communications Technology DICT

HURDLED. President Benigno Aquino III has 'a 30-day review period' to decide on whether he will veto or sign the bill

ICT growth hanging in the balance amid elections – IDC

May 02, 2016 - 2:30 PM

Elections in the Philippines are both a boon and a bane for the country s information and communications technology sector

IN LIMBO. Elections in the Philippines have been a boon and bane for the country’s ICT sector. Photo by Shutterstock

#AlDub intensifies network wars, boosts brands' sales

Oct 07, 2015 - 11:36 AM

Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza s budding romance on screen has posted through the roof ratings for 36 year old show Eat Bulaga and has been a boon for McDonald s Philippines and TNT

SPREADS MAGIC. From food to mobile phone endorsements, almost every company is gunning for the nationwide favorite #AlDub

ICT on upswing but PH still has costliest, slowest Internet

Aug 29, 2015 - 7:30 PM

The newly implemented minimum broadband speed for fixed line services is a step closer to solving the country’s Internet woes says research firm International Data Corporation

A STEP AWAY. While some technology lobbyists argue that a minimum broadband speed of 256 kbps is still too low, IDC says that this is already a move toward better Internet services

Downsizing workforce inevitable as PH TV surfs the digital wave

Jul 05, 2015 - 4:23 PM

Part 2: TV networks are forced to downsize its workforce as it spends more toward digitalization of its operations

DOUBLE-EDGED DIGITIZATION. Most TV networks in the Philippines are forced to downsize their workforce and spend more to stay afloat in today's digital wave

PH telcos, TV networks ride double-edged digital wave

Jul 04, 2015 - 5:00 PM

Part 1: The digital shift is forcing local telcos and TV companies to spend more lay off people and redefine their business model

DIGITAL WAVE. There is no time to lose for the telco and media industries, as technology change accelerates significantly and new digital platforms and devices are emerging, IDC says. Image by Shutterstock

'Many PH firms not ready for ASEAN integration'

Jun 12, 2015 - 10:50 AM

As regional economic integration nears Philippine businesses need to go digital and interactively engage with their market says ABS CBN s chief digital officer Donald Lim

COLLABORATIVE PLATFORM. With all the foreign brands coming in like Google and Facebook, local media and telecom companies have to work together, ABS-CBN's Donald Lim (extreme left) told his colleagues from the Philippine Marketing Association. All photos by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Cheaper, celebrity-endorsed smartphones, tablets rule

Apr 18, 2015 - 5:30 PM

The Smartphone market will continuously grow in 2015 while tablet sales will slow down International Data Corporation says