Half a million Airbnb homes in Asia-Pacific being shared with the world

Airbnb has hit a milestone in Asia-Pacific with 500,000 listings offered to travellers from all over the world. As Asia-Pacific becomes increasingly important in the global travel landscape, this statistic is also a testament to the exponential rate at which home-sharing has grown over the past few years.

Half a million Airbnb homes in Asia-Pacific being shared with the world

“At Airbnb, we have created a platform to help people belong. Our host community plays a huge part in exciting and inspiring travellers to have a local and authentic experience”, says Parin Mehta, Regional Director of Host and Community, Asia-Pacific. “We see this as a global phenomenon, where people from different countries want to get to know each other, making the world a smaller place.”

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ADATA Releases the HM900 Ultra HD Media External Hard Drive

ADATA HM900 Ultra HD Media External Hard Drive

ADATA HM900 Ultra HD Media External Hard Drive

ADATA Up to 6TB capacity with one-touch backup plus simultaneous record and playback. Continue reading

Thai Shopping Centers Association (TSCA) appointed new President

Wallaya Chirathivat

Ms. Wallaya Chirathivat

Thai Shopping Centers Association (TSCA) had unanimously appointed Ms.Wallaya Chirathivat, Senior Executive Vice President-Business Development and Construction Management of Central Pattana Public Company Limited (CPN) to be the President of Thai Shopping Centers Association (TSCA) for the year 2014 – 2015. Wallaya has set the policy and direction under her leadership to increase members’ competency to step up to regional level and also develop retail management expertise among retail operators by sharing knowledge, technology and database of consumers. The objectives are to position Thailand as the Regional Shopping Hub of AEC in 2015 and to attract tourists and foreign investors. Continue reading

AMD Expands Award-Winning Embedded G-Series Family with New Pin-Compatible SoC and CPU Solutions

AMD Expands Award-Winning Embedded G-Series Family with New Pin-Compatible SoC and CPU Solutions

AMD Expands Award-Winning Embedded G-Series Family with New Pin-Compatible SoC and CPU Solutions

AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced new x86 AMD Embedded G-Series system-on-chip (SoC) and central processing unit (CPU) solutions for embedded applications, including early adoption by HP for thin client deployment in healthcare, finance, education and retail, as well as Advantech for industrial applications in rugged environments. Continue reading