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Globe partners with WhatsApp for free messaging Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Monday, April 27, 2015 | 8:33 pm

Canon first-quarter profit falls as compact camera sales slump Thomas Wilson, Reuters · Monday, April 27, 2015 | 5:30 pm

EBay profit beats as revenue surges from PayPal business Devika Krishna Kumar, Kshitiz Goliya, Reuters · Thursday, April 23, 2015 | 5:59 pm

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

ASUS Zenfone 2: Your next smartphone Jing Garcia, InterAksyon,com · Friday, April 24, 2015 | 3:09 pm

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Globe partners with WhatsApp for free messaging Monday, April 27, 2015 | 8:33 pm |

Ayala-led Globe Telecom has partnered with WhatsApp to enable its subscribers free access to the mobile messaging service.

Canon first-quarter profit falls as compact camera sales slump Monday, April 27, 2015 5:30 pm | Thomas Wilson, Reuters

Canon Inc on Monday said net profit fell 28.7 percent in its first quarter, falling short of analyst estimates, as the Japanese company faced slumping sales of digital compact cameras.

Nokia denies return to phone manufacturing Monday, April 27, 2015 2:37 am | Jussi Rosendahl, Reuters

Finland’s Nokia denied reports in Chinese media that it planned to return to manufacturing phones.

Russian hackers read Obama emails -- report Monday, April 27, 2015 12:22 am | Agence France-Presse

Emails to and from President Barack Obama were read by Russian hackers last year in a breach of the White House’s unclassified computer system, The New York Times said Saturday.

EU antitrust case against Google based on 19 complainants -- sources Saturday, April 25, 2015 11:50 am | Foo Yun Chee, Eric Auchard, Reuters

The European Union’s decision to take on Google last week stems from official complaints by 19 companies in Europe and the United States, including Microsoft and a number of small firms, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

BREAKING NEWS as of Apr 27, 2015 12:47 pm

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ASUS Zenfone 2: Your next smartphone

Built on the enthusiastic reception and success of the first-generation ZenFone, the ASUS ZenFone 2 is the world’s first 4GB RAM smartphone matched with premium design and incredible specs.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon,com Friday, April 24, 2015 | 3:09 pm

Low-key launch as Apple Watch finally goes on sale

Apple Watch launched globally on Friday with a small queue of Japanese tech-addicts lining up in Tokyo for Apple Inc’s first wearable gadget, but there was no sign of the excitement usually attached to the company’s product rollouts.

Teppei Kasai, Reuters Friday, April 24, 2015 | 2:51 pm

Google search mobile switch a revolution for some

Google’s latest Internet revolution this week saw the web giant modify its search algorithm to favor mobile-friendly sites, in a bid to upstage Apple that US media branded a “mobilegeddon”.

Lucie Godeau, Agence France-Presse Friday, April 24, 2015 | 2:10 pm

Smart subscribers to have free mobile video messaging with 'Qik' tie-up

Smart Communications, Inc. has partnered with Microsoft’s messaging service Skype for subscribers to have a promotional subscription of the video messaging service Skype Qik.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Friday, April 24, 2015 | 9:57 am

SMEs urged to capitalize on digital marketing strategies

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) in the Philippines should enhance their competitiveness in the market by taking advantage of digital marketing solutions today in order to effectively compete.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Friday, April 24, 2015 | 9:38 am
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ASUS Zenfone 2: Your next smartphone

Built on the enthusiastic reception and success of the first-generation ZenFone, the ASUS ZenFone 2 is the world’s first 4GB RAM smartphone matched with premium design and incredible specs.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon,com Friday, April 24, 2015 | 3:09 pm

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
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