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Google unveils tools to prevent ads alongside undesirable content Agence France-Presse · Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 5:12 pm

FOCUS | Secrets from smart devices find path to legal system Agence France-Presse · Monday, March 20, 2017 | 6:51 pm

Next-gen platform extends security from network to the cloud InterAksyon.com · Monday, March 20, 2017 | 5:15 pm

WATCH | Uber used secret tool to evade authorities Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Monday, March 6, 2017 | 2:22 pm

GADGETS | Quickie review: Samsung WAM R1 Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | 4:33 pm

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Google unveils tools to prevent ads alongside undesirable content Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 5:12 pm |

Google, which has seen a slew of companies withdraw ads after they appeared alongside extremist content, said Tuesday it was introducing new tools to give firms greater control.

FOCUS | Secrets from smart devices find path to legal system Monday, March 20, 2017 6:51 pm | Agence France-Presse

Vast amounts of data collected from our connected devices are increasingly being used in US legal proceedings to prove or disprove claims by people involved.

GADGETS | Quickie review: Focal Listen Monday, March 20, 2017 5:16 pm | Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com

Focal’s is bringing their extremely good sound quality to a wider range of consumers who are willing to pay the price.

IBM launches enterprise-ready blockchain service Monday, March 20, 2017 4:11 pm | Anna Irrera, Reuters

International Business Machines Corp has launched a service that will allow businesses to build applications on its cloud using blockchain code from the Hyperledger Project, the cross-industry group led by the Linux Foundation.

Malaysia’s MYEG partners with Philippine I-Pay to bring e-services to PH govt Monday, March 20, 2017 11:45 am | Tony Maghirang, InterAksyon.com

I-Pay Ventures Commerce Ventures, Inc. (I-Pay) recently signed a joint-venture agreement with MY E.G. Services Bhd (MYEG) to enable government and large enterprises in the Philippines to offer a Payment Gateway and related value-added online services.

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Video games linked to sexism in teenagers: study

The more time a teenage spends on video gaming, the likelier he or she is to display sexist attitudes and gender stereotypes, a study of thousands of French gaming aficionados has found.

Agence France-Presse Saturday, March 18, 2017 | 6:42 pm

China blocks Pinterest: censorship watchdogs

Image-curation website Pinterest has become the latest social media service blocked in China, checks on censorship monitoring websites indicated Friday.

Agence France-Presse Saturday, March 18, 2017 | 5:48 pm

Vietnam urges firms to stop YouTube and Facebook ads in protest over 'fake content'

Vietnam called on all companies doing business there to stop advertising on YouTube, Facebook and other social media until they find a way to halt the publication of “toxic” anti-government information.

My Pham, Reuters Friday, March 17, 2017 | 4:38 pm

NDRRMC, Smart to conduct emergency broadcast trials in Luzon

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council and Smart Communications will conduct emergency cell broadcast system (ECBS) in Luzon in the next few weeks as part of disaster preparation strategies.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Friday, March 17, 2017 | 2:40 pm

AMD Ryzen 5 sets to power performance desktop PCs

Four Ryzen 5 CPUs bring leadership compute and smooth gaming performance to popular price-points.

InterAksyon.com Friday, March 17, 2017 | 2:25 pm
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GADGETS | Quickie review: Samsung WAM R1

The Samsung Radiant360 WAM R1 is perfect for people looking a wireless speaker that combines technology and aesthetics.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | 4:33 pm

Sony's α6500 mirrorless camera is an exceptional all-around performer

New flagship mirrorless camera combines world’s fastest AF speed and highest number of AF points with in-camera 5-axis image stabilization, touchscreen AF Operation, 24.2MP Exmor CMOS sensor.

InterAksyon.com Friday, February 10, 2017 | 1:19 pm

WATCH | Apple strategy in 'smart home' race threatened by Amazon

In less than a year, Amazon’s combination of the Echo speaker system and the Alexa voice-controlled digital assistant has come close to delivering on the elusive promise of easy-to-use technology that can control gadgets in the home with a few spoken words.

Stephen Nellis, Reuters Saturday, January 28, 2017 | 5:48 pm

Palit releases GeForce GTX 1080 Dual OC

GeForce GTX 1080 is the most advanced gaming GPU ever created.

InterAksyon.com Monday, January 23, 2017 | 9:27 am

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
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