TODAY'S HEADLINES

Samsung continues to go all out digital with latest gadgets, TVs, IoT products Jing Garcia, InterAksyon.com · Saturday, February 6, 2016 | 4:35 pm

Twitter blocks 125,000 accounts in ‘terrorist content’ crackdown Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse · Saturday, February 6, 2016 | 4:09 pm

IT college continues to bet on Microsoft programs, solutions InterAksyon.com · Friday, January 22, 2016 | 2:46 pm

WATCH | Smart band-aids on the horizon Reuters' video, InterAksyon.com · Thursday, February 4, 2016 | 2:06 pm

Epson develops waste-to-paper system Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, February 3, 2016 | 8:50 am

Infotek

Samsung continues to go all out digital with latest gadgets, TVs, IoT products Saturday, February 6, 2016 | 4:35 pm |

From wearable devices to ultra high-definition televisions, robotic vacuum cleaners to high-tech refrigerators and washing machines, Samsung presented to regional media what the future would look like using their products. But then again, for Samsung, the future is already happening now.

Twitter blocks 125,000 accounts in 'terrorist content' crackdown Saturday, February 6, 2016 4:09 pm | Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse

Twitter said Friday it suspended more than 125,000 accounts, most of them linked to the Islamic State group, as part of increased efforts to eradicate “terrorist content” on the popular messaging platform.

BlackBerry cuts 200 jobs in Ontario and Florida to trim costs Saturday, February 6, 2016 4:04 pm | Alastair Sharp, Reuters

BlackBerry Ltd is cutting 200 jobs at its hometown headquarters in Ontario and in Florida in order to trim costs, it said on Friday, as the smartphone maker moves to turn around its fortunes and put more emphasis on its enterprise software business.

Philippine LTE speed still lags behind globally — OpenSignal Saturday, February 6, 2016 1:03 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

The LTE speed of the Philippines inched up during the last quarter of 2015 but still remained at the bottom of the global pile.

Banks, financial institutions at risk from data breaches this year -- survey Friday, February 5, 2016 5:30 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

Banks and other financial institutions are most at risk this year from data breaches according to a survey of fraud executives in the Asia Pacific region done by credit risk assessment firm FICO.

BREAKING NEWS as of Feb 07, 2016 5:39 am

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Hackers attack 20 million accounts on Alibaba's Taobao shopping site

Hackers in China attempted to access over 20 million active accounts on Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s Taobao e-commerce website using Alibaba’s own cloud computing service, according to a state media report posted on the Internet regulator’s website.

Paul Carsten, Reuters Friday, February 5, 2016 | 5:00 pm

Cavite govt taps PLDT to provide free Wi-Fi in the province

The local government of Cavite has tapped Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) in rolling out the province’s extensive wireless access program on governance that will provide Internet access to its residents for free.

Daryl Gutierrez, InterAksyon.com Friday, February 5, 2016 | 3:07 pm

Microsoft buys keyboard software maker SwiftKey

Microsoft said Wednesday it acquired British-based software keyboard maker SwiftKey, saying it would be integrated with the tech giant’s “intelligent systems” for mobile devices.

Agence France-Presse Thursday, February 4, 2016 | 3:07 pm

WATCH | Smart band-aids on the horizon

By incorporating sensors and electronics into a gel-like stretchable material that mimics human tissue, researchers hope to develop new biomedical tools to monitor and heal the body.

Reuters' video, InterAksyon.com Thursday, February 4, 2016 | 2:06 pm

Starmobile powers #BilangPilipino 2016

Local smartphone manufacturer Starmobile has signed up as the official device partner of Bilang Pilipino 2016, which is TV5’s data-driven, multi-platform elections coverage.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, February 3, 2016 | 7:15 pm
gadgets

Epson develops waste-to-paper system

Seiko Epson Corp. has developed a compact office system that produces new paper from shredded waste paper that it plans to put into commercial production in Japan this year.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, February 3, 2016 | 8:50 am

GADGETS | Razer releases the Nabu Watch

A full-featured digital timepiece that promises all the features of a smartwatch.

Iñigo Jordana, InterAksyon.com Monday, January 18, 2016 | 6:36 pm

GADGET REVIEW | Jabra Evolve 40: On top of the game

With the boom of BPO’s, online teaching jobs, and work of the sort here in the Philippines, the headset has been a tool that is given more importance than ever.

Iñigo Jordana, InterAksyon.com Thursday, December 17, 2015 | 4:37 pm

Huawei launches Google's flagship smartphone, Nexus 6P

Huawei Philippines recently released Nexus 6P, the new high end Android smartphone under Google’s very own Nexus phone line.

Iñigo Jordana, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, December 15, 2015 | 6:31 pm

All I want is a Sony Christmas!

From the world’s highest resolution cameras in an Android smartphone to stylish headphones made to deliver the rich, bass sound, Sony shares a list of the must-have gadgets fit for each member of your family.

InterAksyon.com Tuesday, December 15, 2015 | 4:59 pm
videos

WATCH | Smart band-aids on the horizon
Thursday, February 4, 2016 | 2:06 pm

WATCH | State of play for virtual reality
Saturday, January 23, 2016 | 4:03 pm