Mobile app users had access to information from other customers
Angelica Mari tracks the business IT agenda in the southern hemisphere's biggest economy.
Angelica Mari is ZDNet's Brazil Contributing Editor.
The $69mi equipment is unlikely to be recovered
Tim Berners-Lee voices concerns over government plans to demand local servers
Most government tenders mention preference to Intel processors
About $34mi will be invested to provide broadband to primary care units across the country by 2014
The city will invest $3.5mi in the roll-out of free internet across the city
Almost 500,000 devices will be distributed in early 2014
Number of mobile phone lines sold nears the one million mark
Chinese firm expects to create 100 jobs in São Paulo with research activities
One of the highest-profile initiatives focused on creating an innovation ecosystem in Brazil will kick off next month