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Samsung says to hold Galaxy Note 7 briefing on January 23 Se Young Lee, Reuters · Friday, January 20, 2017 | 10:11 am

Audiobooks see boom in digital, multitasking age Thomas Urbain, Agence France-Presse · Thursday, January 19, 2017 | 4:31 pm

Autodesk forecasts emerging high tech jobs in 2017 and beyond Tony Maghirang, InterAksyon.com · Friday, January 20, 2017 | 7:37 am

WATCH | Tomorrow’s tech today at CES 2017 Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Monday, January 16, 2017 | 3:14 pm

Say hello to Huawei’s most powerful business phone yet – the Huawei Mate 9 InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 5:04 pm

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Samsung says to hold Galaxy Note 7 briefing on January 23 Friday, January 20, 2017 | 10:11 am |

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said it will announce on Jan. 23 the results of a probe on what caused some Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire.

Audiobooks see boom in digital, multitasking age Thursday, January 19, 2017 4:31 pm | Thomas Urbain, Agence France-Presse

Curling up with a paperback may be a forgotten luxury for many thanks to today’s busy lifestyles, but listening to a book on the go, while shopping or jogging, is fast becoming the new norm.

DASH CAMS | Your third eye on the road Thursday, January 19, 2017 4:13 pm | Text and photos by Dino Ray V. Directo III

With the sheer number of dash board cameras flooding the market, consumers are at a lost on which model is best for you. Here’s what you should get.

Japan clears up confusion over high-tech toilets Thursday, January 19, 2017 3:30 pm | Agence France-Presse

Japan’s toilet chiefs say they have come up with a plan to stop tourists getting their knickers in a twist over the country’s mind-bogglingly high-tech loos.

Netflix adds 7 million subscribers in global expansion Thursday, January 19, 2017 10:07 am | Agence France-Presse

Netflix added a record seven million subscribers over the past quarter as part of its global expansion drive, fueling a surge in revenue and profit.

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Nintendo says to launch Super Mario Run Android version in March

Japan’s Nintendo said it will release an Android version of its first ever Super Mario mobile game following the launch of Super Mario Run for Apple Inc’s iPhone.

Makiko Yamazaki, Reuters Thursday, January 19, 2017 | 8:00 am

Facebook dismissive of censorship, abuse concerns, rights groups allege

Nearly 80 rights groups accused Facebook of “racially biased censorship” and failing to be more transparent about its removal policies and cooperation with law enforcement.

Dustin Volz, Reuters Thursday, January 19, 2017 | 7:48 am

US Homeland Security commends PH govt's war against child porn

This is a validation of our efforts to protect our children from the evils of exploitation and pornography, said Justice Secretary Vitaliano N. Aguirre II.

JV Arcena, News5, Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 6:53 pm

Say hello to Huawei’s most powerful business phone yet – the Huawei Mate 9

Huawei equipped their latest smartphone with key features to address common flaw of today’s Android smartphones.

InterAksyon.com Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 5:04 pm

NTC, DILG agree to draft policies to expedite issuance of LGU permits for cell sites

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) have agreed to draft policies that would streamline local government units issuance of permits for building additional cellular sites throughout the country.

Aerol B. Patena, Philippines News Agency Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 2:10 pm
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Say hello to Huawei’s most powerful business phone yet – the Huawei Mate 9

Huawei equipped their latest smartphone with key features to address common flaw of today’s Android smartphones.

InterAksyon.com Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 5:04 pm

CES 2017 | At the Consumer Electronics Show, tech moves into the nursery

As technology caters to an ever-younger crowd, developers are creating new tools for infants and their parents, and even aiming at the yet-to-be born.

Agence France-Presse Monday, January 9, 2017 | 12:14 pm

CES 2017 | Razer unveils concept laptop for multi-monitor immersive gaming

The world’s first gaming laptop capable of housing three individual G-Sync displays ushers-in a new level of immersive gaming possibilities.

InterAksyon.com Friday, January 6, 2017 | 1:34 pm

CES 2017 | On display at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

Here are some of the consumer electronics on display at this year’s CES 2017.

InterAksyon.com, Agence France-Presse Wednesday, January 4, 2017 | 5:48 pm

CES 2017 | Lenovo launches 'home assistant' with Amazon Alexa

Lenovo announced it was launching a smart home assistant powered by Amazon’s Alexa, becoming the latest firm to enter the market for voice-activated devices.

Agence France-Presse Wednesday, January 4, 2017 | 5:07 pm