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VIDEO | Recharge your phone in 30 seconds? Israeli firm says it can Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 7:29 am

Jetpack company to list on the Australian stock exchange Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 6:32 am

Sophos expands security offerings through AWS Marketplace InterAksyon.com · Thursday, November 13, 2014 | 2:18 pm

VIDEO | Smart bandage tracks vital signs on the go Reuters video, InterAksyon,com · Monday, November 10, 2014 | 8:58 am

GADGET | Sony Walkman NWZ-A15 InterAksyon.com · Monday, November 24, 2014 | 1:04 pm

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VIDEO | Recharge your phone in 30 seconds? Israeli firm says it can Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 7:29 am |

With consumers demanding more and more from their mobile devices, scientists in Israel and Singapore are developing super fast-charging batteries to power them.

Jetpack company to list on the Australian stock exchange Saturday, November 29, 2014 6:32 am | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

A New Zealand manufacturer aiming to commercially produce in two years personal jetpacks after being in development for three decades is now set to list at the Australian stock exchange on Dec. 8.

Staff fear the chop in Samsung Electronics annual reshuffle Friday, November 28, 2014 7:28 pm | Se Young Lee, Sohee Kim, Reuters

Insiders say staff at Samsung Electronics have never been so anxious ahead of the annual reshuffle, as a weak smartphone performance and its worst earnings in three years are expected to cost many jobs.

EU lawmakers urge regulators to break up Google Friday, November 28, 2014 6:24 am | Foo Yun Chee, Philip Blenkinsop, Reuters

European Union lawmakers overwhelmingly backed a motion on Thursday urging anti-trust regulators to break up Google, the latest setback for the world’s most popular Internet search engine.

Finance dept's anti-corruption arm to get $1.3-M IT upgrade Friday, November 28, 2014 6:15 am | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

The anti-corruption arm of the Department of Finance (DOF) is set to acquire a $1.3-million software in a bid to improve their investigations.

BREAKING NEWS as of Nov 29, 2014 0:07 am

technews

Twitter to start tracking users' mobile apps

Twitter Inc will begin tracking what third-party apps are installed on users’ mobile devices so the social media company can deliver more tailored content, including ads, the company said.

Luciana Lopez, Reuters Friday, November 28, 2014 | 6:09 am

Smart partners w/ Cebu Pacific to provide tourists mobile data

Smart Communications, Inc has partnered with budget carrier Cebu Pacific to provide foreign tourists connectivity during their stay in the Philippines.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Thursday, November 27, 2014 | 10:12 pm

HASHKEY I Startup developing a dedicated hashtag key

A dedicated hashtag key that could be connected to a computer through a USB port may soon assuage the non-existent suffering of millions of social media users.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Thursday, November 27, 2014 | 5:00 pm

EU watchdogs to apply 'right to be forgotten' rule on Web worldwide

European privacy regulators want Internet search engines such as Google and Microsoft’s Bing to scrub results globally, not just in Europe, when people invoke their “right to be forgotten”.

Julia Fioretti, Reuters Thursday, November 27, 2014 | 7:34 am

Behind Google's Europe woes, American accents

Google, and other U.S. firms, simply reflected their global success and European lawmakers will urge EU regulators to get tough with these companies.

Foo Yun Chee, Reuters Thursday, November 27, 2014 | 7:22 am
gadgets

GADGET | Sony Walkman NWZ-A15

Unboxing the Sony Walkman NWZ-A15.

InterAksyon.com Monday, November 24, 2014 | 1:04 pm

Nokia revives the brand with launch of iPad lookalike

Finland’s Nokia launched a new brand-licensed tablet computer on Tuesday which is designed to rival Apple’s iPad Mini, just six months after the company sold its ailing phones and devices business to Microsoft.

Jussi Rosendhal, Reuters Wednesday, November 19, 2014 | 12:08 am

Kingston doubles the memory to let users capture the action

Capacities Doubled on microSDHC, microSDXC; SDHC/SDXC Cards

InterAksyon.com Thursday, November 13, 2014 | 2:24 pm

Samsung unveils the Galaxy Alpha

Samsung Electronics Philippines Corp. on Tuesday night unveiled its new smartphone model ahead of the entry of Apple’s iPhone 6 in the Philippine market.

Darwin G Amojelar, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | 6:03 pm

'WE'RE JUST STARTING' | Microsoft exec talks about the future of Nokia, Windows Phone

It wasn’t too long ago when Nokia dropped the bomb on the future of its mobile handset business — Microsoft is taking over.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | 5:04 pm