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Online harassment seen as major problem: US survey Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse · Friday, October 24, 2014 | 10:40 am

PH health startup secures local and international funding Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Friday, October 24, 2014 | 9:02 am

SMS-based tracking tool for displaced families to be launched Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, October 15, 2014 | 7:15 pm

VIDEO | London phone box goes green as solar charging station Reuters video, InterAksyon,com · Thursday, October 16, 2014 | 3:27 pm

Dell PH launches new computers and servers Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | 4:03 pm

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Online harassment seen as major problem: US survey Friday, October 24, 2014 | 10:40 am |

Some 40 percent of US Internet users say they have been harassed online, and nearly three-fourths have witnessed this type of problem, a survey showed Wednesday.

PH health startup secures local and international funding Friday, October 24, 2014 9:02 am | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

Philippine-based mobile health technology startup mClinica has closed a round of funding from foreign venture capitalists.

'Anti-Facebook' social network gets fresh funding Friday, October 24, 2014 2:32 am | Agence France-Presse

Flush with a reported $5.5 million in fresh funding, upstart social network Ello on Thursday legally changed its corporate standing to back a promise to remain ad-free.

Apple computer sells for record $905K in NY: Bonhams Friday, October 24, 2014 12:34 am | Agence France-Presse

One of the first Apple computers ever built sold in New York on Wednesday for $905,000, leading Bonhams auction house to declare it the world’s most expensive computer relic.

Philips charts future with a host of promising innovations Thursday, October 23, 2014 5:35 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

The Dutch company Philips initially made a fortune selling carbon filament lamps. But 123 years after it was founded, it has now diversified into a wide range of technological products and services.

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Is Microsoft ditching Nokia name from smartphones?

Microsoft Corp looks set to ditch the Nokia name from its Lumia range of smartphones just months after buying the Finnish company’s handset business.

Bill Rigby, Reuters Thursday, October 23, 2014 | 9:13 am

Twitter 'source of all evil': top Saudi cleric

Twitter is nothing more than “a source of lies” and evil, Saudi Arabia’s top Muslim cleric said, in comments that sparked lively debate Tuesday on the microblogging site.

Agence France-Presse Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | 5:38 pm

Dell PH launches new computers and servers

Dell Philippines announced new additions to its PC and server portfolio in time with the company’s celebration of 15 years of operations in the country.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | 4:03 pm

Japan court orders Facebook to reveal 'revenge porn' IP addresses

A Tokyo court has ordered Facebook to disclose the IP addresses used by fake accounts that were posting revenge porn, in the first such case in Japan.

Agence France-Presse Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | 4:16 pm

Driven by affordable Chinese models, smartphone sales in SEA surge to record high -- GfK

Sales of smartphones in the Southeast Asian region hit a record high in terms of unit sales and revenue, driven in large part by the influx of affordable Chinese brands.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | 4:04 pm
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Dell PH launches new computers and servers

Dell Philippines announced new additions to its PC and server portfolio in time with the company’s celebration of 15 years of operations in the country.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | 4:03 pm

Huawei Ascend G6 LTE now available on Smart Plan P800

The midrange smartphone Huawei G6 with LTE connectivity is now available under Smart’s postpaid plan P800.

InterAksyon.com Wednesday, October 22, 2014 | 2:23 pm

PHOTOS | Apple unveils new iPads, iMac

At 6.1 mm., the latest iPad Air 2 is 18 percent thinner than its predecessor and is “the world’s thinnest tablet,” while the new iMac computer with a 27-inch display boasts an image quality far better than HDTV.

Glenn Chapman, Agence France-Presse, Xinhua Friday, October 17, 2014 | 8:04 am

Now playing in the Philippines: NBA 2K15

The time has come for NBA 2K15 in the Philippines, the latest instalment of the top-selling and top-rated NBA video game simulation franchise.

InterAksyon.com Thursday, October 16, 2014 | 11:37 am

Lenovo launches premium smartphone in the Philippines

China-based technology giant Lenovo has now made available in the local market their high-end smartphone Vibe Z2 Pro.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, October 14, 2014 | 10:01 am