Lenovo Unveils S-series Smartphones Designed for Multimedia Experts

Lenovo continues to offer innovative solutions and value-for- money products for its Filipino consumers with the launch of its newest line of powerful, all-rounder S-series smartphones fresh from being unveiled at the recently held Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014. Michael Ngan, Country General Manager of Lenovo Philippines, explains the reason behind the launch of the…

Security Response: The Tenth Anniversary of Mobile Malware

2014 marks the tenth anniversary of mobile malware. It all began in 2004, when the first variant of SymbOS.Cabir was submitted to security researchers. The analysis revealed that this worm targeted Symbian OS, which was a very popular mobile operating system at the time. Infected phones would search for nearby Bluetooth devices that had activated discovery mode…

Globe Telecom Partners with Anino Games on Mobile In-App Purchase via Load Credits

Leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom has partnered with Philippine pioneering development studio Anino Games on a charging tool that allows the purchase of a variety of items directly within a mobile phone application using prepaid or postpaid credits. The announcement was made during the recent Globe-organized Manila Game Jam 2014 which was conducted simultaneously in…

Globe Launches Rewards Program for Postpaid Subscribers

Sustaining momentum of its postpaid business with a subscriber base of over 2 million and revenues of P27.1 billion ending 2013, a 17% and 18% growth from previous year respectively, Globe Telecom launched its newest rewards program that will extend exclusive benefits to existing postpaid subscribers. Globe Blue is the newest tier in the Globe…

YouTube Holds First Pop-up Workshop in Philippines

YouTube held its first Pop-Up Workshop at the Mind Museum to help individual content creators, small and medium enterprises, and animation studios set up and get the most out of their own channel. Experts from the video-sharing site shared tips on how to maximize opportunities on YouTube to turn one’s passion into a business and…

Globe Telecom’s GoSakto Wins Best Network-based Solution at the 19th Global Mobile Awards

Fresh from a prominent acknowledgment of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain for pioneering free internet in the Philippines with Free Facebook, Globe Telecom once again gained international recognition after winning in the Best Mobile Service category of the 19th Annual Global Mobile Awards by the GSM Association (GSMA),…

Gear Up with Lazada’s Ultimate Gadget Craze!

An early summer treat awaits all tech enthusiasts and gamers as Lazada Philippines—the largest online shopping mall in the country—has launched an ultimate gadget craze campaign. One of the campaigns is the “Great Samsung Sale” which is tagged as Samsung’s biggest sale of the year. Buyers can get a discount of up to Php3,500 and…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Philippines a Successful Test Bed for Internet.org Initiative with Globe Telecom Partnership

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg keynotes this year’s Mobile World Congress with the theme “Creating What’s Next”. Zuckerberg is joined by renowned technology journalist David Kirkpatrick, author of “The Facebook Effect: The Inside Story of the Company that is Connecting the World”. In his speech, Zuckerberg’s shared his vision of a connected world through…