TODAY'S HEADLINES

Govt set to provide provinces with free Wi-Fi this year Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, January 28, 2015 | 10:44 am

Apple iPhone sales trample expectations as profit sets global record Christina Farr, Reuters · Wednesday, January 28, 2015 | 9:49 am

Huawei says consumer business group targets $16 billion revenue Yimou Lee, Reuters · Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | 12:02 pm

SMART PLUMBER | Researchers develop self-aware Super Mario who can play by itself Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, January 21, 2015 | 7:13 pm

Epson launches technical drawing printers Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com · Sunday, January 25, 2015 | 6:25 pm

Infotek

Govt set to provide provinces with free Wi-Fi this year Wednesday, January 28, 2015 | 10:44 am |

Various municipalities in the country are set to be provided this year with free Wi-Fi connectivity through a P1.4 billion project of the DOST-ICT Office.

Apple iPhone sales trample expectations as profit sets global record Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:49 am | Christina Farr, Reuters

Apple Inc quarterly results smashed Wall Street expectations with record sales of big-screen iPhones in the holiday shopping season and a 70 percent rise in China sales, powering the company to the largest profit in corporate history.

Google super-fast US Internet service spreads Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:19 am | Agence France-Presse

Google’s super-fast Internet service — up to 100 times quicker than basic broadband — is heading for four more US metropolitan areas as the technology titan ramps up pressure on cable service giants.

Facebook, Instagram access restored after disruption: company Tuesday, January 27, 2015 5:45 pm | Agence France-Presse, Reuters

Full access to Facebook and Instagram have been fully restored after users suffered disruptions on Tuesday, Facebook said in a statement.

Microsoft profit falls on sluggish Windows, currency pressure Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:37 pm | Bill Rigby, Reuters

Microsoft Corp on Monday reported a fall in its quarterly profit that was in line with Wall Street forecasts, as sluggish personal computer sales dampened demand for Windows software.

BREAKING NEWS as of Jan 28, 2015 2:56 am

technews

Telecom network spending seen rising this year amid 4G boom

Europe’s telecoms equipment makers look set for an unpredictable year because of consolidation among their operator customers and a slowdown of buildouts of faster mobile networks, known as 4G, in the United States and China.

Leila Abboud, Olof Swahnberg, Reuters Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | 12:09 pm

WikiLeaks blasts Google for quietly handing emails to US govt

WikiLeaks criticised Google Inc on Monday, alleging that the company waited 2-1/2 years to notify members of the anti-secrecy group that it had turned over their private emails and other information to the U.S. government.

Alexei Oreskovic, Reuters Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | 11:50 am

DOST's ARKO app gunning anew for plum prize in world tilt

The mobile application of the DOST’s Project NOAH is in the running to win the best mobile app for the grand championship of the World Summit Awards.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, January 27, 2015 | 12:16 am

Satellite tech touted to bridge PH digital divide

Satellite technology, amid its costs, can better bridge the country’s digital divide by effectively bringing connectivity to remote rural areas, a global satellite operator said.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Monday, January 26, 2015 | 6:40 pm

Samsung Electronics to be main chip supplier for next iPhone -- South Korea paper

South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will be the main supplier of processors powering Apple Inc’s next iPhone, Maeil Business Newspaper reported on Monday, citing unidentified sources in the semiconductor industry.

Se Young Lee, Reuters Monday, January 26, 2015 | 6:22 pm
gadgets

Epson launches technical drawing printers

Japanese electronics company Epson has launched a new generation of T-series Technical Drawing printers designed for the engineering, architecture and Geographic Information System markets.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Sunday, January 25, 2015 | 6:25 pm

Microsoft debuts hologram goggles

Microsoft unveiled headgear on Wednesday that overlays holograms on the real world, in what it touted as the next generation of computing.

Agence France-Presse Thursday, January 22, 2015 | 9:55 am

Dell enhances workplace performance with new laptop models

The new Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook and XPS 15 laptop are designed to deliver enhanced performance for maximum productivity.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon,com Friday, January 16, 2015 | 8:50 am

DELL POWER COMPANION | This power bank can charge a laptop

The 18,000mAh Dell Power Companion power bank can be used to add power to a Dell notebook for an extended battery life.

Jing Garcia, InterAksyon,com Thursday, January 15, 2015 | 3:39 pm

GADGETS | Editors' Picks 2014

The best gadgets we encountered in 2014.

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

Intel forecasts disappointing revenue; shares fall
Friday, January 16, 2015 | 12:18 pm

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