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Dell launches XPS 13, other products during annual Solutions Tour in Manila Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Tuesday, April 21, 2015 | 7:07 am

Sony unveils new Xperia phone even as it retrenches in mobile Ritsuko Ando, Reuters · Monday, April 20, 2015 | 8:06 pm

Nokia nears purchase of Alcatel-Lucent wireless business — reports Agence France-Presse · Tuesday, April 14, 2015 | 2:14 pm

VIDEO | Smart fabric generates electricity Reuters video, InterAksyon,com · Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 4:06 pm

Zuckerberg sees ‘wild’ future for virtual reality Agence France-Presse · Thursday, April 16, 2015 | 1:07 pm

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Dell launches XPS 13, other products during annual Solutions Tour in Manila Tuesday, April 21, 2015 | 7:07 am |

US computer company Dell has launched a slew of product lines tailor-fit for retail consumers as well as SMBs during its annual Solutions Tour in the country.

Sony unveils new Xperia phone even as it retrenches in mobile Monday, April 20, 2015 8:06 pm | Ritsuko Ando, Reuters

Sony Corp on Monday unveiled a new high-end Xperia handset featuring an aluminium frame and a 5.2-inch screen, showing it is still in the smartphone race even as it scales down its struggling mobile operations.

Google revolutionizes search to help mobile users Monday, April 20, 2015 3:01 am | Agence France-Presse

Google search on Tuesday will start factoring in how easy websites are to read on smartphones or tablet computers, underlining the changing way people surf the Internet.

Russian cyber attackers used two unknown flaws -- security company Sunday, April 19, 2015 5:05 pm | Joseph Menn, Reuters

A widely reported Russian cyber-spying campaign against diplomatic targets in the United States and elsewhere has been using two previously unknown flaws in software to penetrate target machines, a security company investigating the matter said.

International cybercrime law impractical -- experts Sunday, April 19, 2015 1:45 am | Jesse Wieten, Xinhua

The international nature of the Internet can cause a conflict with national jurisdiction and legislation, but one international cyber law is unlikely, experts said during the Global Conference on Cyberspace here.

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Microsoft unveils touch-friendly Office apps for Windows phones

Microsoft Corp on Friday unveiled a long-awaited suite of touch-friendly Office apps that allow Windows phone users to work on Word, PowerPoint and Excel documents on their phones with touch commands and to transfer them easily between devices.

Bill Rigby, Reuters Sunday, April 19, 2015 | 12:51 am

Cybercrime now 'number one' threat -- Europol chief

Cybercrime has become as big a threat to Europe’s security as terrorism, the head of the continent’s policing agency warned Friday.

Agence France-Presse Saturday, April 18, 2015 | 12:40 pm

Facebook strips smiles from fake 'like' sellers

Facebook on Friday said that its war against fake likes is paying off so well that many ‘bad actors’ who built businesses on the tactic are closing shop.

Agence France-Presse Saturday, April 18, 2015 | 12:31 pm

EU telecoms reform to address competition from WhatsApp, Skype

The European Commission will take into account increased competition from cable operators and alternative services such as WhatsApp when it overhauls Europe’s telecoms rules next year, a move that will be cheered by the telecoms industry.

Julia Fioretti, Reuters Saturday, April 18, 2015 | 11:13 am

No new steps on int'l cooperation in cyberspace meeting

Participants at the session on international peace and security showed some kind of consensus on the collective task ahead, but fail to agree on a concrete new approach on international cooperation in cyberspace.

Jesse Wieten, Xinhua Saturday, April 18, 2015 | 11:06 am
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Zuckerberg sees 'wild' future for virtual reality

Facebook executives have laid out a future that includes conceptually teleporting social network users with virtual reality technology from Oculus, a technology firm which Facebook bought last year in a deal valued at $2 billion.

Agence France-Presse Thursday, April 16, 2015 | 1:07 pm

VIDEO | Smart fabric generates electricity

South Korean researchers develop a ”smart” fabric which can generate electricity to power wearable devices.

Reuters video, InterAksyon,com Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 4:06 pm

PS4 REVIEW | Battlefield: Hardline

Battlefield Hardline — a new next-generation first-person shooter video game.

MJ Maramba, InterAksyon.com Monday, April 13, 2015 | 6:26 pm

Gaming portal PlayPark officially launched

Asiasoft recently announced the launch of Playpark, the premier gaming portal in the Philippines that features the latest news and info about the most popular online games in the country today.

InterAksyon.com Tuesday, March 24, 2015 | 2:09 pm

PSVITA REVIEW | Fifty shades of 'Criminal Girls: Invite Only'

Criminal Girls: Invite Only may look and feel like any other traditional Japanese RPG but the difference is, to get the girls “motivated” you’ll be spanking and torturing them “Fifty Shades of Grey”-style.

MJ Maramba, InterAksyon.com Thursday, March 12, 2015 | 6:40 pm
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VIDEO | Smart fabric generates electricity
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 4:06 pm

VIDEO | Apple Watch online orders begin
Monday, April 13, 2015 | 4:23 pm

VIDEO | You can't put a good robot down
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 | 4:25 pm