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SC stands by Cybercrime Law ruling; media group ‘appalled’

Govt should probe PH’s ‘real’ Internet speed connection — solons

TCS, Mitsubishi to create new Japan IT services firm

VIDEO | BlackBerry: the crash that launched 1,000 start-ups

REVIEW | Dell Latitude E7440: Worth anyone’s business

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SC stands by Cybercrime Law ruling; media group 'appalled'

Two months after it declared the Cyber Crimes Prevention Act of 2012 constitutional, the Supreme Court dismissed on Tuesday several motions for reconsideration filed by media and militant groups as well as members of the academe on the ruling, particularly the provisions on cyber libel. Read More...

Govt should probe PH's 'real' Internet speed connection -- solons

Common complaints from consumers about the "slow" and "unreliable" internet service in the country, and the unlimited mobile data advertised by telecommunications companies (telcos), but which actually has a cap, should be looked into by Congress. Read More...

Brazilian Congress passes Internet bill of rights

Brazil's Senate unanimously approved groundbreaking legislation on Tuesday that guarantees equal access to the Internet and protects the privacy of Brazilian users in the wake of U.S. spying revelations. Read More...

Entertainment group lobbying to have Filipino movies on iTunes

An industry group in the entertainment circle is in talks to have Filipino films in legal online media sites as a way to prod online users to consume copyrighted materials through lawful means. Read More...

Consortium to promote PH as global analytics hub launched

A multi-sectoral consortium has been launched with the goal of making the country as the global center for the emerging multibillion global industry called "smarter analytics." Read More...

US telco looks to expand super-fast Internet service

Telecommunications titan AT&T on Monday unveiled an initiative to expand super-fast Internet service in the US. Read More...

Nokia sees Microsoft deal closing this week; goodbye Nokia?

Nokia said on Monday it expects the sale of its handset business to Microsoft to be finalized on April 25, as it had received all the required regulatory approvals. Read More...

Gibraltar fire stops global online betting

An explosion and fire at a Gibraltar power station Sunday blacked out much of the British outpost and halted international online betting operations with giants including William Hill and Ladbrokes. Read More...

CHARGED AGAD? I New smartphone battery can fully charge in half a minute

A new kind of smartphone developed by an Israeli start-up reportedly charges from near-empty to full in a matter of 30 seconds flat. Read More...

OtterBox releases latest series to keep smartphones protected against water

OtterBox has recently released the Preserver Series, its newest line of protective casing for smartphones, to keep the gadgets safe from water, dust, and the impact from being dropped. Read More...

Twitter blocks two accounts on its Turkish network

Twitter blocked two accounts on Sunday that had been used to spread corruption allegations against Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, his government and his inner circle. Read More...

WHAT ELSE IS NEW? | PH Internet speed slowest in ASEAN

The Philippines has reportedly the slowest internet connection speed among member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN). Read More...

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Gadgets

REVIEW | Dell Latitude E7440: Worth anyone’s business

Achieving better mobility with your notebooks is not only the boon for consumer devices nowadays. What we are seeing is an influx of thinner offerings with a myriad of features targeted at the business user. Read More...

Staying connected in a mobile workplace has never been easier

Jabra adds Bluetooth to the Jabra PRO 900 Series so you won't miss calls that could mean missed opportunities. Read More...

Kingston SSD powers new ASUS Zenbook Ultrabooks

Independent world leader in memory products Kingston recently announced its internal M.2 2260 SATA solid-state drive is at the heart of the ASUS Zenbook UX301LA and UX301LAA. Read More...

TEKNO REBYU | May X-factor nga ba ang Nokia X?

Isang matinding status symbol dati ang Nokia phones. Big time ang arrive ng mga may hawak ng Nokia cell phone. Poging-pogi. Para kang naka-Air Jordan sa basketball court. Read More...

World's thinnest gaming laptop features highest resolution 14" display

Updated with the next-generation NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M, the Razer Blade is the highest power-per-cubic-inch Laptop in the world Read More...

A new class of entry-level GeForce GTX

Gainward, a leading brand graphics enthusiasts the enthusiasts market, presents the brand-new GeForce GTX graphics, based on MAXWELL architecture: GTX 750 Ti and GTX 750 series. Read More...

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Viral Section

VIDEO | BlackBerry: the crash that launched 1,000 start-ups

Tech start-ups in BlackBerry’s hometown of Waterloo, Ontario are tapping talent from the struggling smartphone company and filling the void left in the region by its meltdown. Read More...

Nokia suspends European tablet sales due to charger fault

Nokia has suspended sales of its Lumia 2520 tablet in some European countries while it fixes a fault with charger units which it said on Thursday could pose a risk of causing an electric shock. Read More...

VIDEO | Heartbleed bug puts private Web info at risk

There is little users can do to hide from the latest internet bug- a flaw in a security system used by the majority of web sites. Read More...

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