IBM Research Launches Privacy Protection Technology

IBM researchers announced recently plans for a cloud-based technology that holds potential to help consumers better protect online personal data, including date of birth, home address and credit card numbers. The technology, called Identity Mixer, uses a cryptographic algorithm to encrypt the certified identity attributes of a user, such as their age, nationality, address and…

Starmobile Sync 2.0 App Launched

A 2014 study by UK-based research firm On Device Research reveals that half of Filipino mobile phone users will own a smartphone by the end of 2015. Apart from the demand for high-speed mobile services, this unprecedented rise in usage has also created the need for a fast and easy way to ‘migrate’ data from…

Filipino Startup Salarium Is Heading To Switzerland To Win 500K at Seedstars World Final Competition

Seedstars World (SSW), the most exclusive startup competition for emerging markets and fast growing startup scenes is bringing Filipino startup to Geneva at its Final Event on February 4th, 2015. Salarium won Seedstars Manila last August and is among the 36 startups that will compete and pitch for USD 500K equity investment. More than 1’500 startups from…

Smartphones Made Smarter with The Acer Liquid X1

With a stronger processor, better connectivity and longer battery life, there’s no stopping Acer from making its smartphones powerful and smarter for the most discriminating and app-hungry users of today. While running with Android’s latest OS version, the Kit Kat 4.4, which provides better memory management and longer battery life to make it the most…

Epson Launches New Technical Drawing Printers

Digital Imaging leader Epson recently launched the next generation of T-Series Technical Drawing printers designed to deliver high speed, high performance, and high precision printing for the engineering, architecture, and Geographic Information System (GIS) markets. “We’re very excited to announce the arrival of our new T-Series Technical Drawing printers,” said Gladys Gutierrez, Product Manager of…

Spotify Unveils Workout Playlists and Trends For 2015

Spotify has teamed up with fitness pro and creator of INSANITY, Shaun T, alongside global expert on music for exercise, Dr. Costas Karageorghis, to predict the hottest fitness trends for 2015 – and the perfect soundtrack to get the most out of each and every workout. With Shaun T tipping Tabata, Cardio Dance, Insanity, Gymnastics…

IBM Launches z13 Mainframe – Most Powerful and Secure System Ever Built

IBM recently announced the z13.  One of the most sophisticated computer systems ever built, it delivers scale and economics together with real-time encryption and analytics to help meet the expectations of consumers for speed and safety for trillions of transactions in the mobile economy. The z13 system culminates a $1 billion investment, five years of development, exploits the…

IBM Wins Energy Efficiency and Conservation Award

To recognize its achievements in energy efficiency and conservation, IBM received the Outstanding Award in the recently concluded Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Awards for 2014. IBM was praised for attaining 10.5% energy savings in its UP-Ayala TechnoHub Building J office facility. This translates to 63,927 liters of oil saved with a monetary equivalent of…