Monthly Archives: May 2015

30 05, 2015

NVIDIA Shield & Set-Top Boxes in China

2015-06-03T17:04:20+00:00 May 30th, 2015|Categories: China, Consoles|

NVIDIA Shield NVIDIA has announced the NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV device powered by Tegra X1 with the capability of a significant game console and entertainment device. Lisa Hanson is in China this week collecting data on the TV-based and console gaming market here, for an upcoming report on that topic. The timing of the NVIDIA SHIELD [...]

28 05, 2015

NVIDIA Shield

2015-05-28T15:14:29+00:00 May 28th, 2015|Categories: Niko Analysis|

NVIDIA has announced the NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV device powered by Tegra X1 with the capability of a significant game console and entertainment device. This will be a forerunner in the competitive race to own the living room entertainment experience worldwide. The company has not yet announced plans for China, but the SHIELD will launch in [...]

23 05, 2015

Impact of eSports on China & SE Asia

2015-06-03T17:02:28+00:00 May 23rd, 2015|Categories: China, eSports, Singapore, Southeast Asia|

MIIT's Goals for China China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) announced three major goals that need to be achieved by the end of 2017: 1. All households in cities should have access to 100M internet provided by optical fiber, and all cities and countryside should be covered by 4G internet; 2. The average broadband [...]

1 05, 2015

Tencent Invests in Glu Mobile

2015-05-02T10:03:15+00:00 May 1st, 2015|Categories: Alibaba, China, Indonesia, Tencent|

Tencent Invests in Glu Mobile According to Seeking Alpha, "Along with its Q1 results, Glu Mobile has announced that Chinese gaming/messaging giant Tencent investing $126M in the company through the purchase of 21M shares at $6 apiece. Tencent will own approximately 15% of Glu once the deal closes, and Glu will have a $190M cash balance.With [...]