Samsung Philippines Opens First Samsung SONO School in Philippine General Hospital

Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation (SEPCO), working in partnership with the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) and the PGH Medical Foundation, Inc. (PGHMFI), yesterday announced the opening of the first Samsung SONO School in the country. The Samsung SONO School is aimed at helping doctors in the Philippines to improve skills related to pre-natal ultrasounds. Samsung President Chung…

Fujitsu Develops New Speech Synthesis Technology

Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company, has developed a new speech synthesis technology that allows the voice tone to be synthesized to suit the purpose and urgency of the message. The technology is fit for use in alarm and announcement systems around the Philippines. The Fujitsu-developed speech synthesis technology can…

Epson Featured at Eco-Products International Fair 2014

Epson products were featured at the Eco-Products International Fair (EPIF) 2014, the largest environmental exhibition in Asia. Held at the Taipei World Trade Center Exhibition Hall earlier this year, the EPIF was jointly organized by the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) and Taiwan’s Bureau of Foreign Trade. Interest in environmental action has been mounting in Asia…

Viber 3.1 Arrives On Windows 8 with New Sticker Menu

Viber unveiled a new version of its application for Windows 8 bringing numerous new features, enhancements, and bug fixes to users of the platform. One of the main enhancements of the new version is a new sticker menu that makes it easier than ever for users to add fun and playful stickers to conversations with their…

WordPress Co-Founder Matt Mullenweg Partners with Globe Telecom; Holds Successful Manila Visit

WordPress co-founder Matt Mullenweg recently came to Manila for the WordPress Community Meet-up in Manila attended by bloggers, developers, designers, and enthusiasts of the world’s most popular web publishing platform. Globe Telecom and the Philippine WordPress community led by entrepreneur and president of the Davao Bloggers Society‘s Andrew dela Serna organized and hosted Matt Mullenweg’s…

LINE Offers Free Calls Promo

LINE, the world’s leading instant messaging app that allows its 460 million plus users to make FREE voice calls and messages worldwide, will offer its Philippine-based subscribers a special “LINE Free Calls” promo. From June 17, 2014 at 12 noon, users will instantly get LINE Premium Call Credits* (up to 300 credits in total), plus…