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PHOTOS | CES comes to Asia: Consumer Electronics Show 2015, Shanghai Agence France-Presse, Geofeedia, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 7:32 pm

Apple design star Jony Ive rises to higher role Agence France-Presse · Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 6:55 pm

RESTRUCTURING EFFORTS | Samsung to merge two major units Agence France-Presse · Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | 9:54 am

World’s first iris recognition smartphone on sale in Japan Reuters' video, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 5:11 pm

PHOTOS | CES comes to Asia: Consumer Electronics Show 2015, Shanghai Agence France-Presse, Geofeedia, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 7:32 pm

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PHOTOS | CES comes to Asia: Consumer Electronics Show 2015, Shanghai Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 7:32 pm |

The inaugural CES Asia launched on May 25 in Shanghai, China, with more than 200 of the world’s most important names in consumer technology.

Apple design star Jony Ive rises to higher role Wednesday, May 27, 2015 6:55 pm | Agence France-Presse

The designer behind Apple’s world-changing devices is rising to a new role that frees him to put his creative vision to work across the breadth of the company.

Hyundai Motor offers Google Android Auto system Wednesday, May 27, 2015 6:39 pm | Agence France-Presse

South Korea’s Hyundai Motor said Wednesday it has become the first carmaker to offer Google’s Android Auto system in its Sonata model sold in the US market.

Global smartphone growth slowing down -- IDC Wednesday, May 27, 2015 5:46 pm | Agence France-Presse

A slowdown in smartphone sales in China is cooling the global market for the devices, research firm IDC said.

Smartphones, Twitter help gauge crowd size Wednesday, May 27, 2015 5:36 pm | Agence France-Presse

Data from smartphones and Twitter can accurately show the size of a crowd, helping first responders in an emergency, a study on Wednesday said.

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World's first iris recognition smartphone on sale in Japan

Smartphone users in Japan can unlock their phones with the blink of an eye, as the country’s biggest mobile carrier NTT DoCoMo launches the world’s first iris recognition smartphone.

Reuters' video, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 5:11 pm

UNLI MOVIES ONLINE | iflix now available in the Philippines

You can now stream various local and international movies online after iflix, Southeast Asia’s leading Internet TV provider, went live in the Philippines last night.

InterAksyon.com Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 12:12 pm

Amazon's Europe changes to boost tax bill, add secrecy

Amazon’s decision to change its tax-efficient European business structure could raise its tax bill by as much as $100 million a year but authorities will have to fight for additional money.

Agence France-Presse Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 11:45 am

Periscope streaming app spreads to Android smartphones

Twitter launched its Periscope application on Android-powered devices on Tuesday as the battle for live-streaming video spread to the world’s leading smartphone platform.

Agence France-Presse Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 10:25 am

Fire safe mobile charger invented in Finland

A fire caused by an unplugged mobile charger destroyed a house in Finland in 2013, and then triggered an invention that can prevent such tragedy from happening again.

Xinhua Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | 10:08 am
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PHOTOS | CES comes to Asia: Consumer Electronics Show 2015, Shanghai

The inaugural CES Asia launched on May 25 in Shanghai, China, with more than 200 of the world’s most important names in consumer technology.

Agence France-Presse, Geofeedia, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, May 27, 2015 | 7:32 pm

Fire safe mobile charger invented in Finland

A fire caused by an unplugged mobile charger destroyed a house in Finland in 2013, and then triggered an invention that can prevent such tragedy from happening again.

Xinhua Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | 10:08 am

VR WORLD | Eye-tracking tech makes virtual reality hands-free

The world’s first eye-tracking virtual reality headset lets users interact with the environment just by looking at it.

Reuters video, InterAKsyon.com Thursday, May 21, 2015 | 5:14 pm

MiLi innovates storage solution

The iData is a external storage device that allows you to store all of your music, movies and other important files on a convenient, swappable drive.

Text and photos by Dino Ray V. Directo III Sunday, May 17, 2015 | 1:40 am

BLACKBERRY CLASSIC | The key is in the keyboard

It’s hard to talk about a particular BlackBerry model without talking about the company itself. Still, the Classic is the best smartphone in the BlackBerry stable.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com Friday, May 15, 2015 | 9:27 am