InfoTek - Columns
US Homeland Security commends PH govt's war against child porn Wednesday, January 18, 2017 6:53 pm | JV Arcena, News5, Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

This is a validation of our efforts to protect our children from the evils of exploitation and pornography, said Justice Secretary Vitaliano N. Aguirre II.

Say hello to Huawei’s most powerful business phone yet – the Huawei Mate 9 Wednesday, January 18, 2017 5:04 pm | InterAksyon.com

Huawei equipped their latest smartphone with key features to address common flaw of today’s Android smartphones.

NTC, DILG agree to draft policies to expedite issuance of LGU permits for cell sites Wednesday, January 18, 2017 2:10 pm | Aerol B. Patena, Philippines News Agency

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) have agreed to draft policies that would streamline local government units issuance of permits for building additional cellular sites throughout the country.

Toshiba in talks to sell chip business stake to Western Digital Wednesday, January 18, 2017 1:55 pm | Makiko Yamazaki, Reuters

Toshiba Corp is in talks to sell a minority stake in its flash memory business to U.S. chips business partner Western Digital Corp in a bid to boost its capital base.

Smart beefs up LTE in Metro Manila Tuesday, January 17, 2017 2:29 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

Smart Communications will undertake a major upgrade of its wireless infrastructure in Metro Manila over the next three months to improve coverage and quality of its voice, SMS, and mobile internet.

De Lima seeks probe on hacking of Comelec voter’s database Tuesday, January 17, 2017 12:46 am | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com

Senator Leila de Lima on Monday filed a resolution seeking for an investigation into the Commission on Elections (Comelec) data leaks which purportedly affected 55-million registered voters in the last elections.

OK COMPUTER | Rockin' with Netflix

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

Best time to stream video from Netflix is now.

MIRRORLESS AND ULTRA-SENSITIVE | Sony's α7S II is here!

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.