TODAY'S HEADLINES

Social media:€“ The hostage that eluded Sydney siege gunman Jane Wardell · Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 5:32 pm

China vows joint efforts on securing cyberspace xinhua · Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 11:21 am

Sophos releases report on 2015 cybersecurity trends InterAksyon.com · Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 12:01 am

VIDEO | Digital knitwear puts new spin on festive fashion Reuters video, InterAksyon,com · Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 3:04 pm

GADGETS | Editors’ Picks 2014 InterAksyon.com · Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 6:10 pm

Infotek

Social media:€“ The hostage that eluded Sydney siege gunman Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 5:32 pm |

One hostage the Sydney siege gunman failed to take this week was social media.

China vows joint efforts on securing cyberspace Thursday, December 18, 2014 11:21 am | xinhua

A Foreign Ministry spokesman vowed on Monday that China will work with the international community to build a peaceful, secure, open and cooperative cyberspace.

US determines North Korea behind Sony attack as studio pulls movie Thursday, December 18, 2014 10:37 am | Eric Kelsey, Lisa Richwine, Piya Sinha-Roy, Reuters

A U.S. government source said investigators had determined that North Korea was behind a cyberattack on Sony Pictures as the studio pulled all plans to release its comedy, “The Interview”.

BlackBerry woos keyboard loyalists with launch of Classic Thursday, December 18, 2014 8:56 am | John McCranck, Euan Rocha, Reuters

BlackBerry Ltd launched its long-awaited Classic on Wednesday, a smartphone it hopes will help it win back market share and woo those still using older versions of its physical keyboard devices.

LG Electronics to launch quantum dot TVs in early 2015 Thursday, December 18, 2014 1:41 am | Se Young Lee, Reuters

South Korea’s LG Electronics Inc will launch a new range of high-tech TVs in early 2015.

BREAKING NEWS as of Dec 18, 2014 14:55 pm

technews

Sophos releases report on 2015 cybersecurity trends

Sophos released the Security Threat Trends 2015 report that exposes the biggest security risks on the horizon and explains the real-world impact of evolving cyber threats on businesses and consumers.

InterAksyon.com Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 12:01 am

NO CREDIT CARD? NO PROBLEM | Smart launches new online payment solution

Smart Communications, Inc. has launched a new payment service that will allow users to pay online even without owning a credit card or bank account.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 6:14 pm

Apple cleared in iPod antitrust suit

A US jury on Tuesday cleared Apple of abusing its dominant market position in an antitrust case over online music for the iPod.

Agence France-Presse Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 3:18 pm

VIDEO | Digital knitwear puts new spin on festive fashion

London-based design studio KNYTTAN has developed a system to let shoppers design their own unique woollen sweaters and scarves.

Reuters video, InterAksyon,com Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 3:04 pm

PHYSICALLY DISABLED, I.T. ENABLED I Pinoy PWDs win big in global contest

A group of Filipino youth rose above the constraints of their physical disabilities by winning awards in the Global ICT Challenge for Youth with Disabilities in Busan, South Korea.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 11:25 am
gadgets

GADGETS | Editors' Picks 2014

The best gadgets we encountered in 2014.

InterAksyon.com Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 6:10 pm

GADGETS | Ten gift ideas for ₱1,000

Once again, Team InterAksyon went to our favorite bargain gadgets store and listed some Christmas gift ideas that you can buy under one roof.

Gail Fortes, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 12:09 am

GADGETS | Sony Walkman NWZ ZX1

So, you ask yourself: “Why would I even buy a digital music player that cost more than an iPhone 6?.” We have the answer.

InterAksyon.com Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | 4:30 pm

GADGETS | Dell launches new PC monitors

Dell has launched its new line-up of computer monitors during the company’s year-end briefing in Taguig last Friday.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | 1:19 am

GADGETS | Huawei Ascend Mate 7

A compact premium smartphone from Huawei.

InterAksyon.com Monday, December 15, 2014 | 5:32 pm
ict updates

Sophos releases report on 2015 cybersecurity trends
Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 12:01 am

IBM says cloud business enjoying 'breakthrough year'
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 11:45 pm

One in five people in EU use cloud services
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 6:22 pm

videos

VIDEO | Digital knitwear puts new spin on festive fashion
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 3:04 pm

VIDEO | Cableless elevator system promises greater efficiency
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 | 6:35 am

VIDEO | As online viewing soars media shakeout looms
Thursday, December 4, 2014 | 1:26 pm

VIDEO | Smart bandage tracks vital signs on the go
Monday, November 10, 2014 | 8:58 am