TODAY'S HEADLINES

Humanoid robot unveiled at Beijing conference Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Saturday, May 2, 2015 | 10:41 pm

NO TATTOO, PLEASE | Skin ink troubles for Apple Watch Xinhua · Saturday, May 2, 2015 | 8:49 pm

Rocket-backed Foodpanda raises $100 million in round led by Goldman Eric Auchard, Reuters · Friday, May 1, 2015 | 9:20 pm

VIDEO | Pilots fly drones using mind over matter Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Tuesday, April 28, 2015 | 4:28 am

NO TATTOO, PLEASE | Skin ink troubles for Apple Watch Xinhua · Saturday, May 2, 2015 | 8:49 pm

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Humanoid robot unveiled at Beijing conference Saturday, May 2, 2015 | 10:41 pm |

“Yangyang,” a humanoid robot with a variety of realistic expressions, goes on display at an internet conference in Beijing.

NO TATTOO, PLEASE | Skin ink troubles for Apple Watch Saturday, May 2, 2015 8:49 pm | Xinhua

Early adopters of the Apple Watch, Apple Inc’s first new product in five years, are complaining that a number of its key functions are disrupted by their tattoos.

Japan's seniors to get tech-savvy with free iPads Friday, May 1, 2015 9:38 pm | Agence France-Presse

Millions of Japanese seniors could receive iPads under a program to supply the elderly with specially equipped tablets that remind them when to take medicine and advise where to find community support services.

Uber office in southern China raided by government -- Xinhua Friday, May 1, 2015 8:48 pm | Ben Blanchard, Reuters

Authorities in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou have raided the local office of online ride-hailing service Uber on suspicion of “unlicensed operation”.

Tablet sales continue to slump Friday, May 1, 2015 2:04 am | Agence France-Presse

Figures released on Thursday by International Data Corporation showed that the global tablet market continued to slump in the recently ended quarter.

BREAKING NEWS as of May 02, 2015 15:05 pm

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OMG! | The future is here according to Microsoft and it's HoloLens

The best of virtual world and augmented reality in one amazing device created by Microsoft.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com Thursday, April 30, 2015 | 8:39 pm

Defective component slowed Apple Watch rollout - WSJ

Apple Inc limited availability of the Apple Watch after a key component supplied by a Chinese company was found to be defective, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Arathy S. Nair, Reuters Thursday, April 30, 2015 | 7:41 pm

Android, iOS apps to work on Microsoft platform

At Build 2015, Microsoft announced new toolkits, tools, cloud, and productivity services designed for every developer, across all platforms.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com Thursday, April 30, 2015 | 10:02 am

Xiaomi's Mi Pad to go on sale in the Philippines on May 4

Xiaomi’s newest product, the Mi Pad tablet, is set to go on sale in the Philippines next week.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Thursday, April 30, 2015 | 2:56 am

Instagram, favorite of artists, debuts music channel

Instagram, which has quickly become a favorite social media platform for stars, on Wednesday launched a channel dedicated to music.

Agence France-Presse Thursday, April 30, 2015 | 2:04 am
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NO TATTOO, PLEASE | Skin ink troubles for Apple Watch

Early adopters of the Apple Watch, Apple Inc’s first new product in five years, are complaining that a number of its key functions are disrupted by their tattoos.

Xinhua Saturday, May 2, 2015 | 8:49 pm

OMG! | The future is here according to Microsoft and it's HoloLens

The best of virtual world and augmented reality in one amazing device created by Microsoft.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com Thursday, April 30, 2015 | 8:39 pm

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
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VIDEO | Pilots fly drones using mind over matter
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 | 4:28 am

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