TODAY'S HEADLINES

Hong Kong democracy protesters flock to new messaging app Agence France-Presse · Tuesday, September 30, 2014 | 4:19 pm

China regulator approves Apple’s iPhone 6 for sale in China Paul Carsten, Reuters · Tuesday, September 30, 2014 | 3:35 pm

Free movie tickets courtesy of WeChat InterAksyon.com · Tuesday, September 30, 2014 | 3:20 pm

WASAK! | Video shows iPhone 6 bending with enough force Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, September 24, 2014 | 6:59 pm

Samsung, BlackBerry launch new smartphones Jung Ha-Won, Michel Comte, Agence France-Presse · Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 2:05 am

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Hong Kong democracy protesters flock to new messaging app Tuesday, September 30, 2014 | 4:19 pm |

A social messaging app that allows users to contact each other even if a mobile phone network is overloaded or switched off has become a hit among tens of thousands of Hong Kong protesters.

China regulator approves Apple's iPhone 6 for sale in China Tuesday, September 30, 2014 3:35 pm | Paul Carsten, Reuters

Apple Inc’s iPhone 6 can now be sold in China, after the firm received a license for the device to be used on China’s wireless networks.

FutureYou.ph | A career exploration website guides students as they choose their course, school and job Monday, September 29, 2014 6:41 pm | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com

Choosing the right course and school can be difficult for incoming college freshmen. With job mismatch contributing to the unemployment of an average of 2.8 million Filipinos for the last two years, they need to know which jobs are in demand.

Lenovo says $2.1 billion IBM x86 server deal to close on Wednesday Monday, September 29, 2014 3:35 pm | Christopher Cushing, Reuters

Lenovo Group Ltd will close its acquisition of International Business Machines Corp’s x86 server division on Oct 1 for $2.1 billion.

Writers and readers go mobile and social at Wattpad Monday, September 29, 2014 10:06 am | Glenn Chapman, Agence France-Presse

More than a million Wattpad users are writers, who typically upload a chapter at a time while readers tune in the way they might watch episodes of a television series.

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Inventor of World Wide Web warns of threat to Internet

The British inventor of the World Wide Web warned on Saturday that the freedom of the internet is under threat by governments and corporations interested in controlling the web.

Agence France-Presse Sunday, September 28, 2014 | 5:50 pm

'Yelp laws' aim to halt online review reprisals

It’s now law in California: consumers have a right to post negative reviews on Yelp and other websites, without fear of reprisals from companies they write about.

Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse Sunday, September 28, 2014 | 4:00 pm

Tech sector sizzles as Myanmar embraces Internet for the masses

From navigating gridlocked city roads to playing a favourite national sport, new homegrown apps are blossoming in Myanmar as cheap mobile technology ignites an Internet revolution in the once-isolated nation.

Nan Tin Htwe, Agence France-Presse Sunday, September 28, 2014 | 3:46 pm

Yahoo-AOL merger proposal: recipe for revival, or stagnation?

A proposed merger of Internet pioneers AOL Inc and Yahoo Inc could create a nimbler player in Web video, but strong growth, the measure of success in Silicon Valley, would remain elusive.

Jennifer Saba, Alexei Oreskovic, Reuters Sunday, September 28, 2014 | 2:25 pm

'Anti-Facebook' social network gets viral surge

In a matter of days, the new social network Ello, described as the “anti-Facebook” for its stand on privacy and advertising, has become perhaps the hottest ticket on the Internet.

Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse Sunday, September 28, 2014 | 11:53 am
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Samsung, BlackBerry launch new smartphones

South Korea’s Samsung launched the latest version of its oversized Galaxy Note smartphone earlier than expected Wednesday, getting into the key Chinese market ahead of arch-rival Apple.

Jung Ha-Won, Michel Comte, Agence France-Presse Thursday, September 25, 2014 | 2:05 am

Lenovo launches X1 Carbon Ultrabook and Thinkpad 8 tablet in PH

The local unit of Chinese multinational tech company Lenovo has launched its Thinkpad X1 Carbon and Thinkpad 8 tablet in the Philippine market.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, September 23, 2014 | 7:03 pm

Jabra pushes for clearer, effective, more innovative mobile workforce with new products

The new models include the Jabra BIZ 2300, Jabra PRO 900, and Jara MOTION Office.

InterAksyon.com Tuesday, September 23, 2014 | 5:09 pm

Apple sells more than 10 million new iPhones in first three days

Apple Inc said it sold more than 10 million iPhones in the first weekend after its new models went on sale on Friday, underscoring strong demand for phones with larger displays.

Soham Chatterjee, Reuters Monday, September 22, 2014 | 10:18 pm

Charge your mobile devices while on the road

With traffic jams becoming an everyday occurrence, constant communications is a must for our urban and fast paced lifestyle.

InterAksyon.com Monday, September 22, 2014 | 2:08 am