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MWC 2017 | Samsung Galaxy S7 feted as Best Smartphone Tuesday, February 28, 2017 5:48 pm | Jing Garcia,

GSMA recognizes Samsung’s innovative flagship device in Best Mobile Handsets and Devices category.

MWC 2017 | Netflix boss predicts mobile operators will soon offer unlimited video Tuesday, February 28, 2017 3:11 pm | Agence France-Presse

Netflix head Reed Hastings predicted Monday that mobile carriers will soon offer data plans that give users unlimited video streaming to meet the rising popularity of watching TV and movies on mobile devices.

Streaming industry in historic win at Oscars Tuesday, February 28, 2017 12:30 pm | Jocelyne Zablit, Agence France-Presse

In a first for the streaming industry, Amazon Studios and Netflix walked away with Oscars, underlining their emergence as major players in the entertainment business.

MWC 2017 | Mobile World Congress opens doors in Barcelona Tuesday, February 28, 2017 11:23 am | Xinhua

The Mobile World Congress (MWC) opened its doors here on Monday, showcasing the latest innovations of the mobile phone industry.

Netflix 'thrilled' with Oscar win for Syria documentary Tuesday, February 28, 2017 9:19 am | Agence France-Presse

Netflix is “thrilled” that the documentary “The White Helmets” which it distributes about rescue workers in war-torn Syria picked up an Oscar, the head of the US video streaming service said Monday.

MWC 2017 | ZTE launches world's first 5G-ready smartphone Sunday, February 26, 2017 11:25 pm | Agence France-Presse

Chinese telecoms giant ZTE unveiled Sunday what it said is the world’s first smartphone compatible with the lightening-fast 5G mobile internet service that networks expect to have up and running by 2020.

OK COMPUTER | Rockin' with Netflix

Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 5:24 pm | Jing Garcia,

Best time to stream video from Netflix is now.


Monday, December 7, 2015 - 5:05 pm |

It’s the latest latest addition to the series of compact, full-frame α7 cameras, the Sony α7S II is now available in the Philippines.

No Apple

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 9:36 am | Tech and the City by Miya David

Consumerism is cool and all, but I can’t be changing my phone every year.

A WAKE-UP CALL | ‘Stone-age’ ERP package for the insane

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 5:36 pm | Tech Buzz by Robert Plaza

ERP is a critical technology element, especially in large enterprises, to piece together crucial processes that keep their organizations up and running — but choosing a business software is also like a scene out of “Dumb and Dumber”.

Offices, malls offering LTE speeds via picocells

Monday, September 22, 2014 - 3:25 am | Tech Buzz by Robert Plaza

Imagine delivering 300Mbps LTE speeds with carrier aggregation—leading to performance and economic benefits of smaller sites, such as restaurants or coffee shops, with a future-proof platform and a compact, tablet-sized footprint.

REVIEW | Dell Precision M3800: Best weapon for a creative genius

Friday, September 5, 2014 - 2:41 pm | Tech Buzz by Robert Plaza

The Dell Precision M3800 laptop workstation is designed for such demanding apps as CAD and 3D animation.

Should you be paranoid about data privacy on the Internet, or even on your smartphone?

Friday, September 5, 2014 - 2:34 pm | Tech and the City by Miya David

This is what it’s like using the Internet in the United States. This is one of the reasons to wonder if the National Security Agency (NSA) really does take data from social media.

SONA 2014 | Where is ICT in our overwhelming Web of needs?

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 7:42 pm | The Hi-Tech Way by Eden Enano-Estopace

In this side of the world where it is more important to put food on the table, information and communications technology (ICT) usually gets sidelined and muffled in a din of competing voices and competing needs.

Testing your start-up project

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 3:11 pm | Start-up Notes by Janette Toral

For a lot of start-ups who build applications, one of the outreach efforts being carried out is to ask friends, peers, and influencers to test their sites.

So, there’s a new law being pushed for free Wi-Fi

Monday, July 21, 2014 - 3:41 pm | Tech and the City by Miya David

We all know by now that the Philippines have one of the slowest Internet speeds in the ASEAN region — it is pretty hilarious to think that we’re going to be one of the few countries in the region that has free Wi-Fi everywhere.

Who cares about Big Data?

Monday, June 30, 2014 - 10:51 pm | Tech Buzz by Robert Plaza

Any organization or business strategic enough to know what the future holds for them — if gargantuan amounts of data are carefully and intelligently collected, analysed, optimized and utilized for its benefit and applied to whatever process or operation it is undertaking.

Trends shaping Philippine IT landscape

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 6:41 pm | Tech Buzz by Robert Plaza

Staying competitive in this convoluted and challenging business environment is often regarded as an information

CYBER ART EXHIBIT | Monsters, machines, Steampunk...and Hiphop?

Friday, May 9, 2014 - 6:21 pm | Culture Tech by Tad Ermitaño

These days I’m much more inclined to think that Manila needs to become more international, especially where the arts are concerned.

Where Nokia remains king

Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 1:48 pm | Tech Buzz by Robert Plaza

The gadget world has officially declared Nokia as a dead brand.

MILESTONE? | What does the exclusion from the US IP Watch List mean for the Philippines?

Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 2:57 pm | IT meets IP by Maricel Estavillo

Despite the long-standing criticisms over the purpose and the accuracy of the Special 301 Report on IPR of the US Trade Representative (USTR) — it took the Philippines 20 years to achieve the recognition.

REVIEW | Jabra 935 Pro: A headset that takes your farther

Friday, May 2, 2014 - 2:29 pm | Tech Buzz by Robert Plaza

The Jabra Pro 930 isn’t like any ordinary wireless headset you are accustomed to see.