The company places its bets on "freemium" model - but poor mobile internet services remain a challenge.
Angelica Mari tracks the business IT agenda in the southern hemisphere's biggest economy.
Angelica Mari is ZDNet's Brazil Contributing Editor.
New vehicles also feature surveillance and fraud-proof ticket validation gates.
German firm announces multimillion-dollar investment to offer some applications on its own cloud to local customers - but ERP is not on the cards.
The initiative will include business acceleration and financial support.
Everything-as-a-service becomes the norm and "public" cloud will lose space, says research.
Confessional app attempts to strengthen controls as it gets countrywide ban
São Paulo transport authority wants the suspension of the transportation app
Acceleration program will reward technology-based ideas with up to $27,000
Losses amount to R$2bn; operators demand heavy penalties to those using pirate decoders
Argentina and Chile will top demand while Brazil will slow down, says Frost & Sullivan.