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EXCLUSIVE | Ericsson CEO Vestberg on 5G’s potential impact in the Philippines Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Friday, August 28, 2015 | 10:55 am

Apple may launch new iPhones at Sept 9 event Anya George Tharakan, Peter Henderson, Julia Love, Reuters · Friday, August 28, 2015 | 10:07 am

EXCLUSIVE | Ericsson CEO Vestberg on 5G’s potential impact in the Philippines Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Friday, August 28, 2015 | 10:55 am

WATCH | Clean water thanks to robot swans Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Friday, August 21, 2015 | 2:28 pm

MOBA GAMING | MSI introduces GTX 950 graphics cards InterAksyon.com · Monday, August 24, 2015 | 12:03 am

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EXCLUSIVE | Ericsson CEO Vestberg on 5G's potential impact in the Philippines Friday, August 28, 2015 | 10:55 am |

In an exclusive interview, Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg shared his vision about how 5G can deliver market efficiencies through optimized machine-to-machine communication, or a setting also known as the Internet of Things.

Apple may launch new iPhones at Sept 9 event Friday, August 28, 2015 10:07 am | Anya George Tharakan, Peter Henderson, Julia Love, Reuters

Apple Inc on Thursday invited journalists to a Sept. 9 event, where it is expected to unveil new iPhones and potentially a new version of its Apple TV set-top box.

PLDT launches software-hardware product for schools Thursday, August 27, 2015 2:05 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Corp has launched a new product tailored for schools that bundles broadband, digital learning materials, and computers.

Amazon to launch video streaming service in Japan Thursday, August 27, 2015 1:18 pm | Ankit Ajmera, Reuters

Amazon.com said on Wednesday it plans to launch its video streaming service in Japan for members of its Prime paid service as it gears up for Netflix Inc’s planned entry into the country in September.

Voyager Innovations previews new app-based payment service Wednesday, August 26, 2015 5:23 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

Voyager Innovations, Inc., the digital unit service of PLDT, will launch next month an online payment solution that can be used by any telco subscriber for e-commerce transactions.

BREAKING NEWS as of Aug 28, 2015 7:14 am

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EXTORTION AND SUICIDE | Ashley Madison hack strikes fear in outed users

The Ashley Madison security breach has so far triggered online extortion attempts and has been linked to at least two suicides, according to police in the Canadian city of Toronto, where the firm is based.

Robert Macpherson, Agence France-Press Wednesday, August 26, 2015 | 3:27 pm

Seven New Yorkers arrested over 'Internet brothel'

Seven New Yorkers were arrested and charged with promoting male prostitution on Tuesday through an “Internet brothel” offering sex to paid-subscribers across the world, prosecutors said.

Agence France-Presse Wednesday, August 26, 2015 | 2:27 pm

Rio de Janeiro city council votes to ban Uber

Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday became the latest city to move against Uber as its city council voted to ban unregulated ride-sharing services.

Stephen Eisenhammer, Rodrigo Viga Gaier, Reuters Wednesday, August 26, 2015 | 2:01 pm

Senate to amend 23-year old Consumer Act to include digital issues, e-commerce

The Senate committee on trade and commerce sought amendments to the 23-year old Consumer Act of 1992 to include digital issues on Internet and mobile, e-Commerce, and increase penalties thereof.

Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, August 25, 2015 | 6:49 pm

Microsoft's Cortana assistant launched on Android

Microsoft said Monday its Cortana virtual assistant software was available to users of Android mobile devices.

Agence France-Presse Tuesday, August 25, 2015 | 3:29 pm
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MOBA GAMING | MSI introduces GTX 950 graphics cards

The iIdeal graphics card for for 1080p and multiplayer online battle arena gaming.

InterAksyon.com Monday, August 24, 2015 | 12:03 am

MOBA GRAPHICS | Palit releases GeForce GTX 950 StormX Dual

StormX Dual: The best rig for multiplayer online battle arena.

InterAksyon.com Sunday, August 23, 2015 | 2:14 am

Kingston releases 512GB SDHC/SDXC card family

Kingston recently announced the addition of a 512GB capacity to its line of Class 10 UHS-I SDHC/SDXC (SDA10) cards.

InterAksyon.com Saturday, August 22, 2015 | 2:05 am

GADGET REVIEW | Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S pen

Will the Samsung Galaxy Tab A disappoint, satisfy, or surpass expectations? Let’s see.

Iñigo Jordana, InterAksyon.com Friday, August 21, 2015 | 4:28 pm

CTEK: The world’s most intelligent car charger

CTEK of Sweden, a company known for its line of automotive battery, recently staged a product launch to showcase the capabilities of their product line-up.

Text and photos by Dino Ray V. Directo III Saturday, August 15, 2015 | 7:11 pm