Hack the Planet
It's harder to convert smartphone swipes than desktop clicks into sales
TwoDots won over mobile gamers in 71 countries. Why can't it crack China without a middle man?
Jan. 30 -- Miton Income Fund Manager Eric Moore discusses BT earnings, their push into quad-play and the outlook for the company with Bloomberg’s Mark Barton, Anna Edwards and Manus Cranny on “Countdown.”
Jan. 30 -- BT Group, the U.K.’s largest landline carrier, reports earnings for the third-quarter. Bloomberg’s Anna Edwards reports on “Countdown.”
Jan. 30 -- Cynthia Meng, an analyst at Jefferies Group LLC, talks about Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and the outlook for China's e-commerce industry. Alibaba's revenue missed estimates as the e-commerce giant's push into mobile curbed its advertising sales growth. Meng speaks in Hong Kong with Rishaad Salamat on Bloomberg Television's "On the Move."
Jan. 30 -- Google and others are battling to give Internet access to remote corners of the globe. And French engineers are helping Google to create special balloons. Bloomberg's Caroline Connan met with them, and with a French startup who provides another solution for a more global Internet coverage.
Jan. 30 -- Jack Ma’s fortune dropped $1.4 billion, the most among the world’s 400 richest people, as Alibaba shares posted a record slump after the company missed revenue estimates. The decline allowed property tycoon Wang Jianlin to recapture the title of China’s richest person, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Bloomberg's Sterling Wong has more on "On The Move Asia."