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Online pawnshop in the PH goes live Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 6:19 pm

Blogger fined for contempt of court Agence France-Presse · Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 5:45 pm

HP to buy Wi-Fi gear maker Aruba Networks for $2.7 billion Abhirup Roy, Reuters · Tuesday, March 3, 2015 | 9:00 am

MWC 2015 | Mobile World looks to 5G Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 4:12 pm

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Online pawnshop in the PH goes live Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 6:19 pm |

An online service that aims to address the short-term financial needs of Filipinos by turning their smartphones into pawnshops has just been launched in the country.

Blogger fined for contempt of court Thursday, March 5, 2015 5:45 pm | Agence France-Presse

Singapore’s High Court on Thursday fined a prominent dissident blogger $5,800 for “scandalising” the city-state’s judiciary in an online commentary.

MWC 2015 | Mobile World looks to 5G Thursday, March 5, 2015 4:12 pm | Reuters video, InterAksyon.com

The wireless industry’s annual conference gets underway in Barcelona with 85,000 executives taking part and numerous new smartphones and watches being launched.

MWC 2015 | 4G predicted to cover three quarters of Latin America by 2020 Thursday, March 5, 2015 8:56 am | Xinhua

4G-LTE networks were predicted to cover over 75 percent of Latin America, according to data published by the mobile industry representatives GSMA at the Mobile World Congress.

MWC 2015 | Huawei acting CEO discusses 5G and its impact Thursday, March 5, 2015 8:40 am | XInhua

The acting CEO of Chinese telecommunication giant Huawei has called on the telecom sectors to open its doors and proactively embrace and dialogue with other industries to define 5G standards.

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Globe hitches growth on digital content offerings

Ayala-led Globe Telecom is looking to leverage its digital services as a core growth driver over the long term in line with the continued growth of mobile users.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos InterAksyon.com Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 8:24 am

Apple edges out Samsung in global smartphone sales -- Gartner

Apple Inc sold the most number of smartphones globally in the fourth quarter, overtaking Samsung Electronics Co Ltd for the first time since 2011, according to research firm Gartner.

Anya George Tharakan, Reuters Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 7:00 pm

Japan slams brakes on Uber taxi service

Japan has slammed the brakes on taxi service Uber less than a month after it launched a pilot programme in the country, with a government official saying Wednesday it likely violates transport laws.

Agence France-Presse Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 1:21 pm

Kaspersky bares alleged Arabic cyber espionage ring

A new cyber-espionage group is now reportedly preying on high-profile organizations and individuals from the Middle East according to security provider Kaspersky Lab.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 8:59 am

Facebook founder Zuckerberg would 'love' to work with Google

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg used his appearance at the Mobile World Congress to say he would “love” to work alongside Google to help bring Internet access to the developing World.

Xinhua Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 8:49 am
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Sony's 'Project Morpheus' enables developers to immerse PlaysStation 4 players in virtual worlds

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) unveiled the new prototype of “Project Morpheus” (Morpheus) that demonstrates the future of gaming at the 2015 Game Developers Conference.

InterAksyon.com Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 5:36 pm

PS4 GAME REVIEW | Natural Doctrine

Natural Doctrine is one difficult game to play.

Alex Artillero, InterAksyon.com Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 11:33 am

Final Fantasy Type-O HD pre-order starts now

Fantasy Type-O HD for the PlayStation 4 will be released on the 17th of March, 2015, while the Japanese version will be released two days later on the 19th.

InterAksyon.com Thursday, February 26, 2015 | 10:04 am

Apple orders 5-6 million watches -- WSJ

Apple Inc has asked its Asian suppliers to make 5-6 million units of its three Apple Watch models for the first-quarter, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Anya George Tharakan, Reuters video Wednesday, February 18, 2015 | 9:46 am

SAMSUNG FORUM 2015 | Samsung leads in Southeast Asia with new audio, video solutions

Samsung Electronics introduced an extensive range of consumer electronics at its 2015 Samsung Forum in Bangkok, including a new standard in the premium UHD (Ultra High Definition) format aptly called SUHD.

InterAksyon.com Tuesday, February 17, 2015 | 12:32 pm