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DOST makes case for sci-tech in light of ASEAN integration

Apple asks suppliers to produce up to 80 million large-screen iPhones: WSJ

Taiwan’s UMC to raise prices by up to 15%: report

VIDEO | Parking your car such a hassle? This robot will do it for you

Apple asks suppliers to produce up to 80 million large-screen iPhones: WSJ

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DOST makes case for sci-tech in light of ASEAN integration

The country's competitive advantage following the economic integration of Association of Southeast Asian Nation member countries rests largely on our competency in science and technology according to the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). Read More...

Apple asks suppliers to produce up to 80 million large-screen iPhones: WSJ

Apple Inc has asked suppliers to manufacture between 70 million and 80 million of its two forthcoming large-screen iPhones by the end of the year, its largest initial production run of iPhones. Read More...

China's Xiaomi announces latest flagship Mi 4 smartphone

China's Xiaomi unveiled on Tuesday its new flagship Mi 4 smartphone, aimed squarely at the premium handset market dominated by Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. Read More...

Yahoo! builds mobile muscle with Flurry buy

Yahoo continued its quest for renewed relevance with the purchase of a startup specializing in analyzing and making money from mobile applications. Read More...

SIGE, TWEET PA | Kuwait court upholds 10-year jail term for Twitter user

Kuwait's top court on Monday upheld a 10-year jail sentence for a Shiite Twitter user for insulting the Prophet Mohammed and his wife and companions. Read More...

Seoul plans to flag down Uber taxi app

South Korea's capital Seoul said Monday it planned to ban the smartphone car-hailing service Uber, saying it raised passenger safety issues and threatened the livelihood of licensed taxi drivers. Read More...

Dutch Twitter avatars go black in protest of MH17 downing

Dutch social media users are turning their profile photos black and tweeting the hashtag #BringThemHome as anger mounts that bodies from flight MH17 have not yet been repatriated from Ukraine.A Read More...

Italy gives Google 18 months to change data use practices

Italy's data protection regulator has given Google 18 months to change the way it treats and stores user data, bringing to an end an investigation that is part of a European drive to reform the internet giant's privacy practices. Read More...

Fund managers unconvinced by Apple rebound as firm readies results

Apple, once a can't-miss stock, is finding it tough to persuade portfolio managers to come back into the fold., Read More...

PLDT shelves plan to offer broadband over Meralco power lines

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co (PLDT) has abandoned a plan to offer broadband over power lines (BPL). Read More...

DOST-ICT Office to launch govt fiber optic network

The fiber optic network designed to interconnect government offices in Metro Manila will be launched by the DOST- ICT Office on Thursday, July 25, during the National Science and Technology Week. Read More...

So, there’s a new law being pushed for free Wi-Fi

We all know by now that the Philippines have one of the slowest Internet speeds in the ASEAN region -- it is pretty hilarious to think that we’re going to be one of the few countries in the region that has free Wi-Fi everywhere. Read More...

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Apple asks suppliers to produce up to 80 million large-screen iPhones: WSJ

Apple Inc has asked suppliers to manufacture between 70 million and 80 million of its two forthcoming large-screen iPhones by the end of the year, its largest initial production run of iPhones. Read More...

China's Xiaomi announces latest flagship Mi 4 smartphone

China's Xiaomi unveiled on Tuesday its new flagship Mi 4 smartphone, aimed squarely at the premium handset market dominated by Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. Read More...

BlackBerry launches Z3 in the Philippines

Canadian telecom company BlackBerry Limited has launched in the local market their newest smartphone, the Z3. Read More...

VIDEO | Parking your car such a hassle? This robot will do it for you

Travellers rushing to Dusseldorf Airport in Germany can reduce their travel time to and from the airport by using an automated parking attendant called ''Ray.'' Read More...

Samsung PH launches newest premium tablet Galaxy Tab S

Samsung Electronics Philippines, Corp (Sepco) has officially launched in the local market their newest and most premium tablet to date, the Galaxy Tab S. Read More...

Epson releases direct-to-garment printer

Japanese company Epson has released a direct-to-garment printer in hopes of mining the growing textile industry. Read More...

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VIDEO | Parking your car such a hassle? This robot will do it for you

Travellers rushing to Dusseldorf Airport in Germany can reduce their travel time to and from the airport by using an automated parking attendant called ''Ray.'' Read More...

VIDEO | Toys with hi-tech poise for Christmas

Always ahead of the game, retailers are already thinking about how they're going to cash in on Christmas. Read More...

VIDEO | Is the 'Elf' the lean, green driving machine we've been waiting for?

An unusual hybrid bike being developed in Durham, North Carolina could be the future of urban transportation, according to its creators. Read More...

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