TODAY'S HEADLINES

Streaming to overtake broadcast TV next year — Ericsson Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Monday, December 22, 2014 | 7:07 pm

UN notes need for ‘hashtag standardization’ during natural disasters Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Monday, December 22, 2014 | 5:11 pm

Sophos releases report on 2015 cybersecurity trends InterAksyon.com · Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 12:01 am

VIDEO | Touch-free smart phone empowers mobility-impaired Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Monday, December 22, 2014 | 9:49 am

GADGETS | Editors’ Picks 2014 InterAksyon.com · Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 6:10 pm

Infotek

Streaming to overtake broadcast TV next year -- Ericsson Monday, December 22, 2014 | 7:07 pm |

A critical tipping point in video consumption will be reached next year, as streaming is set to overtake broadcast TV in terms of users according to Swedish networking solutions provider Ericsson.

UN notes need for 'hashtag standardization' during natural disasters Monday, December 22, 2014 5:11 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

Standardization of hashtags plays an integral part in aiding humanitarian efforts especially in the wake of a natural disaster according the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

Taiwan says Uber 'violating law' by operating without licence Monday, December 22, 2014 3:45 pm | Michael Gold, Reuters

Taiwan’s transport ministry said Uber Technologies Inc is operating a taxi-hailing service “in violation of the law”, and that it is investigating the possibility of blocking access to the U.S. company’s website and mobile app.

VIDEO | Touch-free smart phone empowers mobility-impaired Monday, December 22, 2014 9:49 am | Reuters video, InterAksyon.com

A touch-free phone developed in Israel enables the mobility-impaired to operate smart phones with just a movement of the head.

China develops motion-sensing virtual reality glasses Monday, December 22, 2014 12:51 am | Xinhua

China has developed new motion-sensing virtual reality glasses that gives game players immersive 3D experiences.

BREAKING NEWS as of Dec 22, 2014 11:09 am

technews

BlackBerry works with Boeing on phone that self-destructs

BlackBerry Ltd is working with Boeing Co on Boeing’s high-security Android-based smartphone, the Canadian mobile technology company’s chief executive said on Friday.

Alastair Sharp, Reuters Sunday, December 21, 2014 | 1:19 am

Impoverished North Korea falls back on cyber weapons

As one of the world’s most impoverished powers, North Korea would struggle to match America’s military or economic might, but appears to have settled on a relatively cheap method to torment its foe.

Glenn Chapman, Agence France-Presse Saturday, December 20, 2014 | 11:43 am

Attack could cost Sony half a billion dollars: experts

The devastating cyberattack on Sony Pictures could see the Hollywood studio lose hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue and incur massive recovery costs.

Veronique Dupont, Agence France-Presse Saturday, December 20, 2014 | 11:28 am

BlackBerry third-quarter revenue falls more than expected, shares drop

BlackBerry Ltd on Friday reported a bigger-than-expected drop in third-quarter revenue, sending shares of the struggling smartphone maker lower.

Allison Martell, Alastaire Sharp Saturday, December 20, 2014 | 11:14 am

Hackers may have exploited Sony's weakest link: humans

Hackers who forced Sony Pictures to abort release of a comedy about North Korea likely slipped past the entertainment titan’s defenses by exploiting a weak spot — humans.

Glenn Chapman, Agence France-Presse Friday, December 19, 2014 | 4:36 pm
gadgets

GADGETS | Editors' Picks 2014

The best gadgets we encountered in 2014.

InterAksyon.com Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 6:10 pm

GADGETS | Ten gift ideas for ₱1,000

Once again, Team InterAksyon went to our favorite bargain gadgets store and listed some Christmas gift ideas that you can buy under one roof.

Gail Fortes, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 12:09 am

GADGETS | Sony Walkman NWZ ZX1

So, you ask yourself: “Why would I even buy a digital music player that cost more than an iPhone 6?.” We have the answer.

InterAksyon.com Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | 4:30 pm

GADGETS | Dell launches new PC monitors

Dell has launched its new line-up of computer monitors during the company’s year-end briefing in Taguig last Friday.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | 1:19 am

GADGETS | Huawei Ascend Mate 7

A compact premium smartphone from Huawei.

InterAksyon.com Monday, December 15, 2014 | 5:32 pm
ict updates

Sophos releases report on 2015 cybersecurity trends
Thursday, December 18, 2014 | 12:01 am

IBM says cloud business enjoying 'breakthrough year'
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 11:45 pm

One in five people in EU use cloud services
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 6:22 pm

videos

VIDEO | Touch-free smart phone empowers mobility-impaired
Monday, December 22, 2014 | 9:49 am

VIDEO | 3D printed cookies just in time for Christmas
Friday, December 19, 2014 | 3:00 pm

VIDEO | Digital knitwear puts new spin on festive fashion
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | 3:04 pm

VIDEO | Cableless elevator system promises greater efficiency
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 | 6:35 am