June 21, 2019

Day: August 28, 2018

NPC monitoring developments on data breach at TV network giant ABS-CBN

​News of a possible data breach of ABS-CBN’s online stores has reached the National Privacy Commission this morning, where customers reportedly face the possibility of theft of their financial data due to a payment skimmer which has been discovered by a Dutch security researcher. At 12:37 PM, the Commission has received a breach notification from […]

TESDA online program hits milestone after reaching over 1.2 million users

More than 1.2 million users have registered for the online program being offered by the Technical Education and Skills and Development Authority (TESDA) for more than six years now.The TESDA Online Program (TOP) has now reached 1,223,857 registered users.  Of these, 894,390 have enrolled in various courses and at least 441,052 of them have completed […]

Globe says free, unlimited GoWifi service still OK Sept. 19 in 3 Robinsons Malls

​Globe Telecom has extended its FREE, unlimited GoWiFi service to Robinsons Ilocos, Robinsons Laoag, and Robinsons Tuguegarao until today, Wednesday, September 19. It also announced that it has restored its network coverage in Baggao, Cagayan, the town that suffered the most damage from Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut). The company’s network operations team worked overtime to fulfill […]

Villar, Dar stress need for technology to inspire Filipino youth back to farms

Filipino farmers are getting older, and their children have no love for the farm. They shun manual labor, they don’t like getting dirty. And life in the urban jungle, the city lights, and modern amenities beckon. So, what must be done to lure farmers’ children back to where life started for many Filipinos? Introduce mechanization, […]