TODAY'S HEADLINES

Smart to beef up anti-spam service used by GSMA on other global operators Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, October 1, 2014 | 9:26 am

EBay plans PayPal spinoff in 2015 Deepa Seetharaman, Supantha Mukherjee, Reuters · Wednesday, October 1, 2014 | 1:53 am

Free movie tickets courtesy of WeChat InterAksyon.com · Tuesday, September 30, 2014 | 3:20 pm

WASAK! | Video shows iPhone 6 bending with enough force Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, September 24, 2014 | 6:59 pm

Samsung, BlackBerry launch new smartphones Jung Ha-Won, Michel Comte, Agence France-Presse · Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 2:05 am

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Smart to beef up anti-spam service used by GSMA on other global operators Wednesday, October 1, 2014 | 9:26 am |

Smart Communications, Inc. is planning to step up its anti-spam service by using the technology used by GSMA, a global association of mobile operators.

EBay plans PayPal spinoff in 2015 Wednesday, October 1, 2014 1:53 am | Deepa Seetharaman, Supantha Mukherjee, Reuters

The surprise move is a huge about-face for eBay’s leadership, which resisted calls for a split earlier this year and led months-long campaign to convince investors that eBay should remain intact.

NO WINDOWS 9? | Microsoft names next operating system 'Windows 10' Tuesday, September 30, 2014 11:37 pm | Bill Rigby, Reuters

Microsoft Corp announced its ‘Windows 10′ operating system on Tuesday to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8, skipping a number to mark a leap toward unifying the way people work on tablets, phones and traditional computers.

New Interpol complex in Singapore to boost fight against cyber crime Tuesday, September 30, 2014 5:59 pm | Agence France-Presse

A new Interpol centre to be opened in Singapore next year will strengthen global efforts to fight increasingly tech-savvy international criminals, officials said Tuesday.

Hong Kong democracy protesters flock to new messaging app Tuesday, September 30, 2014 4:19 pm | Agence France-Presse

A social messaging app that allows users to contact each other even if a mobile phone network is overloaded or switched off has become a hit among tens of thousands of Hong Kong protesters.

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China regulator approves Apple's iPhone 6 for sale in China

Apple Inc’s iPhone 6 can now be sold in China, after the firm received a license for the device to be used on China’s wireless networks.

Paul Carsten, Reuters Tuesday, September 30, 2014 | 3:35 pm

PH floats on a lot of unused data -- InterAksyon EIC

The Philippines is floating on a lot of data, but the challenge remains on finding that data, converting it on a usable structured format, and turning it into an engaging story.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Monday, September 29, 2014 | 11:12 pm

FutureYou.ph | A career exploration website guides students as they choose their course, school and job

Choosing the right course and school can be difficult for incoming college freshmen. With job mismatch contributing to the unemployment of an average of 2.8 million Filipinos for the last two years, they need to know which jobs are in demand.

Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Monday, September 29, 2014 | 6:41 pm

Lenovo says $2.1 billion IBM x86 server deal to close on Wednesday

Lenovo Group Ltd will close its acquisition of International Business Machines Corp’s x86 server division on Oct 1 for $2.1 billion.

Christopher Cushing, Reuters Monday, September 29, 2014 | 3:35 pm

Writers and readers go mobile and social at Wattpad

More than a million Wattpad users are writers, who typically upload a chapter at a time while readers tune in the way they might watch episodes of a television series.

Glenn Chapman, Agence France-Presse Monday, September 29, 2014 | 10:06 am
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Samsung, BlackBerry launch new smartphones

South Korea’s Samsung launched the latest version of its oversized Galaxy Note smartphone earlier than expected Wednesday, getting into the key Chinese market ahead of arch-rival Apple.

Jung Ha-Won, Michel Comte, Agence France-Presse Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 2:05 am

Lenovo launches X1 Carbon Ultrabook and Thinkpad 8 tablet in PH

The local unit of Chinese multinational tech company Lenovo has launched its Thinkpad X1 Carbon and Thinkpad 8 tablet in the Philippine market.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, September 23, 2014 | 7:03 pm

Jabra pushes for clearer, effective, more innovative mobile workforce with new products

The new models include the Jabra BIZ 2300, Jabra PRO 900, and Jara MOTION Office.

InterAksyon.com Tuesday, September 23, 2014 | 5:09 pm

Apple sells more than 10 million new iPhones in first three days

Apple Inc said it sold more than 10 million iPhones in the first weekend after its new models went on sale on Friday, underscoring strong demand for phones with larger displays.

Soham Chatterjee, Reuters Monday, September 22, 2014 | 10:18 pm

Charge your mobile devices while on the road

With traffic jams becoming an everyday occurrence, constant communications is a must for our urban and fast paced lifestyle.

InterAksyon.com Monday, September 22, 2014 | 2:08 am