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Telcos to NTC: No minimum Net standards for now, let’s measure speed privately — Newsbytes.ph Carlos Nazareno, Newsbytes.ph, InterAksyon.com · Sunday, July 5, 2015 | 1:12 am

Chinese website invites employers to bid on university graduates Xinhua · Sunday, July 5, 2015 | 12:46 am

Autodesk expands 3D printing portfolio, partnerships InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, June 24, 2015 | 12:34 pm

APP SOUND | Music handpan opens limitless possibilities, say creators Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Monday, June 29, 2015 | 4:13 pm

GADGET REVIEW | Acer Liquid Z520 Iñigo V. Jordana, InterAksyon.com · Friday, June 26, 2015 | 7:39 pm

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Telcos to NTC: No minimum Net standards for now, let’s measure speed privately -- Newsbytes.ph Sunday, July 5, 2015 | 1:12 am |

ISPs made known their stand to the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) that they do not wish the regulatory body to make publicly known the measurement results of individual Internet connection metrics.

Chinese website invites employers to bid on university graduates Sunday, July 5, 2015 12:46 am | Xinhua

A Chinese university has launched a website that profiles its graduates and asks employers to bid to employ them.

Hacking the food chain, Silicon Valley style Saturday, July 4, 2015 10:23 am | Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse

A wave of Silicon Valley-style disruption is hitting the food industry.

Russia passes 'right to be forgotten' Internet law Saturday, July 4, 2015 6:09 am | Agence France-Presse

Russian lawmakers Friday passed a bill allowing people to force Internet search engines to remove links to data about them, overriding objections from the country’s largest search provider.

Cuba's new Wi-Fi hotspots attract eager users Friday, July 3, 2015 4:17 pm | Agence France-Presse

Near the popular Hotel Habana Libre in Cuba’s capital, a gaggle of young people on cellphones, tablets and laptops log onto the new Wi-Fi hotspot — a small milestone in one of the least connected countries.

BREAKING NEWS as of Jul 05, 2015 1:36 am

technews

Google 'campuses' give tech startups room to flourish

In a nod to its humble beginning in the garage of a Silicon Valley house, Google is building “campuses” around the world intended as fertile ground where entrepreneurs can flourish.

Agence France-Presse Friday, July 3, 2015 | 4:08 pm

INTERNET SCAM | Nigeria returns 10,000 euros to online fraud victim

Nigeria’s anti-graft agency said Thursday it had returned 10,000 euros to a French man who thought he met a beautiful Nigerian woman online willing to move to France… only to find out it was a scam.

Agence France-Presse Friday, July 3, 2015 | 10:48 am

Turkey restricts Facebook in schools -- report

Turkey has restricted students from posting pictures and opinions about school life on Facebook, Twitter and other social media, local media said Thursday.

Agence France-Presse Friday, July 3, 2015 | 10:36 am

Xiaomi semi-annual sales fall, putting full-year goal in doubt

China’s top smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc on Thursday reported semi-annual sales that for the first time were lower than the previous six months, jeopardising its full-year target and hinting at a slowdown in its mainstay domestic market.

Gerry Shih, Reuters Friday, July 3, 2015 | 12:58 am

Former US federal agent pleads guilty in Silk Road case

A former federal agent pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing Bitcoins while working undercover on a US government investigation of Silk Road, and to soliciting payment from the online black market’s operator.

Agence France-Presse Friday, July 3, 2015 | 12:27 am
gadgets

GADGET REVIEW | Acer Liquid Z520

The Z520 is the latest Android phone under the Acer Liquid Series catered for those who seek both budget and quality.

Iñigo V. Jordana, InterAksyon.com Friday, June 26, 2015 | 7:39 pm

GADGET REVIEW | Lenovo A7000

The A7000 delivers elite-level performance comparable to the 2GB RAM variant of the ASUS Zenfone 2.

Ramon Lopez, revu.com.ph, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, June 23, 2015 | 1:29 pm

Bluetooth speakers for the wireless digital lifestyle

Designed and built for the way we live in an active urban setting, Nyne Audio has different types of speakers to fit to your wireless digital lifestyle .

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 | 12:10 am

GADGET REVIEW | Xiaomi RedMI 2

Is the RedMI successor enough of an improvement to succeed where many others have failed? Sure, though support for more LTE bands would have made it easier to sell.

Ramon Lopez, revu.com.ph, InterAksyon.com Monday, June 15, 2015 | 1:16 am

Virtual reality to get real at E3 video game show

Virtual reality and the battle to stream play online will take center stage at an Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) video game extravaganza kicking off in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

Agence France-Presse Monday, June 15, 2015 | 12:05 am
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