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Internet in Brazil

Internet in Brazil: Second most used medium

The internet is the second means of communication used most often by the Brazilians behind TV and the front of radio, according to the first edition of “Brazilian Media Research 2014 – Media Consumption Habits of the Brazilian Population”, according to the results of a survey commissioned by the Secretariat of Social Communication of the Presidency […]

Check 20 apps (paid and free) very popular in Brazil

Mobile Devices in Brazil: Over 90% of apps downloaded by Brazilians are free

The paid apps are having a tough life in Brazil: for every ten app downloaded to smartphones in the country, nine (93%) are free, according to the study released by Qualcomm and consultancy Convergência Research. Out of all the Brazilians who have smartphones (estimated in 47.8 million devices), 65% downloaded some application. Firms heard 1400 people, personal interviews and the internet in 2013 […]

Check 20 apps (paid and free) very popular in Brazil

Mobile Devices in Brazil: Most Downloaded iPhone Apps in 2013

Apple announced recently the list of iPhone apps that were most downloaded in the App Store, the online store of the company in 2013. YouTube, Google video platform, ranks first among the most popular free programs in the country. The virtual pet Pou (a kind of contemporary tamagotchi), appear in the first position among the paid apps. Check out the list of most downloaded apps […]

Renato Meirelles, president of Data Popular (standing), and Celso Athayde, founder of Kufa (Photo: Lilian Quaino/G1)

Consumer Behavior in Brazil: middle class in slums rises from 33% to 65% in 10 years

According to one of those responsible for research, Renato Meirelles, president of Data Popular, a research institute that has existed for 12 years focused in classes C and D, 94% of residents of Brazilian slums say they are happy, nearly the same level of Brazilians in general, which is 95% […]

BRIO. shortlist is out!

BRIO. Brazil digital awards shortlist announced

The BRIO (Brazil Digital Design Awards) shortlist 2013 is out with 29 projects in the categories of websites, mobile applications, experiments and digital publications. Now, the projects will be submitted to the jury (which I have the privilege to be part of!) to know who will be the winners of each category and the honorable mentions. Check if your project went though this stage!