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COVID-19 tracing app Bluezone hits 10 million users

COVID-19 tracing app Bluezone hits 10 million users

As many as 10 million people out of Vietnam's 76.8 million smartphone users have downloaded a domestically developed contact-tracing mobile app to identify and alert people who have interacted with COVID-19 patients, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC).

Health ministry launches COVID-19 mobile app

Health ministry launches COVID-19 mobile app

The Information Technology Department of the Ministry of Health launched a mobile app providing users with the latest and precise information about the COVID-19 outbreak on March 13.

Free Japanese language training app launched

Free Japanese language training app launched

Talky Bird, a free app using Artificial Intelligence (AI) recognition technology to help those learning the Japanese language, has been launched on the App Store.

Apple bites into illegal shops in Vietnam

Apple bites into illegal shops in Vietnam

A number of mobile stores in Hanoi began removing Apple’s “half-eaten apple” logo from their shop banners following the US tech company’s request sent to Vietnamese mobile traders recently.

Hong Kong music app to light up Vietnamese youth

Hong Kong music app to light up Vietnamese youth

PCCW Media Group from Hong Kong is ramping up its presence in the region with the launch of the MOOV music app, in partnership with telecommunications services provider Vietnamobile.

Flappy Bird creator pays 14% of purported US$446k tax

Flappy Bird creator pays 14% of purported US$446k tax

The Vietnamese developer behind the 2013 hit mobile game Flappy Bird has paid more than VND1.4 billion (US$62,500) in tax for the income he had reaped from the historically popular app, a tax official has said.