Mary Meeker’s digital trends: Just 1% of global data being analysed

While 34% of the data we’re creating is useful, only 1% of it is now being analysed in some form, according to the latest research from renowned Morgan Stanley internet analyst Mary Meeker. View the full slide presentation below: KPCB Internet trends 2014 from Kleiner...

WeChat rivals WhatsApp with 396m monthly users

Tencent has announced that its mobile messaging app WeChat ended the first quarter of 2014 with 396 million monthly active users, as its expansion beyond China continues. WeChat ended 2013 with 355 million monthly active users. These figures include Weixin- the same...

WhatsApp to add voice messaging ‘within months’

WhatsApp is planning to let users send and receive voice messages through its app for the first time, following its sale to Facebook last week for the huge price of $19bn. WhatsApp already has voice message function but only in pre-recorded form- the new service will...