Sales of smartphones and tablets are booming in Vietnam at the same time that a movement to protect Internet freedom in the repressive Communist state is showing signs of life.
Known as the site of the world’s first televised war, Vietnam today one of the world’s hot spots for the growth of the mobile Web. Sales of Apple Inc.’s iOS and Google Inc.’s Android-based phones and tablets more than tripled last year, according to San Francisco-based analytics firm Flurry.
That is the fastest rate of growth in the world after Colombia. Around Hanoi, street-side cafes are often thronged with customers …
Source: Wall Street Journal Southeast Asia – 18/09/2013