The aim is to take pressure off the mobile networks during the competition
Angelica Mari tracks the business IT agenda in the southern hemisphere's biggest economy.
Angelica Mari is ZDNet's Brazil Contributing Editor.
The sector generated 16 percent of all jobs that require a degree in the last three years — but lack of skilled professionals persists.
Personal computer sales drops in the first quarter; tablet adoption soars
Telecoms body authorized the rollout for third-generation services to municipalities with less than 30,000 inhabitants
Information to support staging of the Confederations Cup came too late
Hefty prices and an eight-month delay disappoint Brazilian Apple fans.
The Chinese manufacturer aims to produce over 100,000 devices by year-end
National intelligence agency will analyze data from social networks to measure protest potential
A lack of connectivity during anti-government demonstrations was experienced in capitals across the country.
Activists use technology to spread the word about civil unrest across the country.