Dollar increase and high salaries are some of the factors impacting the technology market negatively, says research.
Angelica Mari tracks the business IT agenda in the southern hemisphere's biggest economy.
Angelica Mari is ZDNet's Brazil Contributing Editor.
Vulnerabilities found in the pioneering electronic voting system could lead to tampering in the country's upcoming general elections.
The country's average connection speed goes up, but other South American neighbors fared better.
The once popular Google service shuts down and becomes a virtual museum that pays tribute to the start of social networking in Brazil.
And this year will see the sharpest decline in sales to date, says IDC.
Company expects to provide the service to all Android users - but the free offering will be limited.
iOS and Windows Phone devices have a total market share of less than three percent, according to study.
A framework of roles and salaries will be introduced at the manufacturing plant.
The tools for anonymous confessions have been deemed illegal in the country but Google and Microsoft question the concept of anonymity and feasibility to meet Court demands.
Workers at the firm's largest manufacturing plant in South America want career and salary plans.