iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus Arrive At Smart Communications

Smart Communications today announced it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus at the Smart Online Store (store.smart.com.ph) and Smart Stores nationwide, and both will be available in stores starting Friday, November 17. “We’re excited to offer iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, which…

PLDT And Smart Communications Welcome Kris Aquino As New Brand Ambassador

A new queen has joined the family. The country’s leading residential digital services provider PLDT HOME and fastest mobile LTE network Smart formally welcome Philippine entertainment’s much sought after celebrity mom, host, actress, jet-setter and social media darling, Ms. Kris Aquino. The Queen of All Media joins the growing roster of celebrity brand ambassadors of the telco giants, PLDT…

Smart Communications: PLDT Shifts Mobile Internet Strategy To Accelerate Growth

The PLDT Group is shifting its mobile internet strategy to sell not just connectivity, but service packages that will address Filipinos’ increasing appetite for video, gaming, and other digital content. The move to “go beyond access” is expected to further bolster Smart Communications’ mobile internet revenues those coming from smartphone data usage which rose 20%…

AFP-Smart Activates Text Hotline 7444-1678

The Armed Forces of the Philippines [AFP] in partnership with Smart Communications, Inc. has activated a text hotline: 7444-1678, where the public can directly interact with the AFP. According to Maj. Alwin Maneja: “The service is initially available for Smart, Sun & Talk N’ Text subscribers in Central Mindanao, the strategy is to eventually have a…

Smart Expands Public Wi-Fi Offering In LRT-1 Stations

Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1 commuters in the city of Manila now have high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity after PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) expanded the coverage of its carrier-grade #SmartWifi to include the stations of Abad Santos, Pedro Gil, Gil Puyat, UN Avenue and R. Papa – bringing the total to six (6)…

Smart Communications Provides More Free Charging Services In Quake-Affected Areas

With the extended power outage in the earthquake-affected provinces of Eastern Visayas, PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications is expanding its Libreng Charging efforts to allow more subscribers to stay connected. Smart has extended communications assistance to residents and disaster response units following the magnitude 6.5 earthquake that recently hit Jaro, Leyte and affected nearby cities,…

Smart Communications: Batibot Now On App Store

Parents using iOS-powered smartphones and tablets can now download for free the Batibot mobile application, an interactive version of the beloved TV show that helps enhance learning among children. Earlier launched on the Android platform, the app features fun games that teach kids basic learning concepts like matching, sorting, and grouping. The app also lets…