TODAY'S HEADLINES

US considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft — Washington Post Peter Cooney, Reuters · Monday, August 31, 2015 | 5:38 pm

US International Trade Commission clears Microsoft of patent infringement Andrew Chung, Reuters · Monday, August 31, 2015 | 2:09 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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US considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft -- Washington Post Monday, August 31, 2015 | 5:38 pm |

The White House is considering applying sanctions against companies and individuals in China it believes have benefited from Chinese hacking of U.S. trade secrets, the Washington Post reported on Sunday.

US International Trade Commission clears Microsoft of patent infringement Monday, August 31, 2015 2:09 am | Andrew Chung, Reuters

Microsoft Corp avoided a potentially costly setback to its mobile phone business on Friday as the U.S. International Trade Commission declined to block the import of its devices in a longstanding patent dispute.

Young Europeans more attracted by cross-border access to online content -- survey Sunday, August 30, 2015 1:19 am | Xinhua

For almost one in three Europeans, it would be important to be able to have cross-border access to online content when traveling in another European Union (EU) country.

Record billion people use Facebook in a single day Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:19 am | Philippines News Agency, Sputnik

A new record has been set in the number of people using Facebook in one day, the social network’s co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced.

Russia's Kaspersky threatened to 'rub out' rival, email shows Saturday, August 29, 2015 9:18 am | Joseph Menn, Gerry Shih in Beijing, Alina Selyukh, Reuters

In 2009, Eugene Kaspersky, co-founder of one of the world’s top security companies, told some of his lieutenants that they should attack rival antivirus software maker AVG Technologies.

BREAKING NEWS as of Aug 31, 2015 9:39 am

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Facebook must obey German law even if free speech curtailed -- minister

Facebook will have to abide by German laws banning racist sentiment even if it might be allowed in the United States under freedom of speech.

Erik Kirschbaum, Reuters Saturday, August 29, 2015 | 12:41 am

EXCLUSIVE | Ericsson CEO Vestberg on 5G's potential impact in the Philippines

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.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Friday, August 28, 2015 | 10:55 am

Apple may launch new iPhones at Sept 9 event

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.

Anya George Tharakan, Peter Henderson, Julia Love, Reuters Friday, August 28, 2015 | 10:07 am

PLDT launches software-hardware product for schools

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

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Thursday, August 27, 2015 | 2:05 pm

Amazon to launch video streaming service in Japan

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.

Ankit Ajmera, Reuters Thursday, August 27, 2015 | 1:18 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