July 14, 2020

Month: August 2018

OFW from Zamboanga Victim of Hit-and-Run in Batha, Riyadh

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science, Digital & Current Affairs WARNING, with graphic image that may turn off some viewers. Apologies. By DEEN MOHAMMAD & EDD K. USMAN RIYADH/MANILA (SDN) — AN overseas Filipino worker (OFW) from Zamboanga City, Western Mindanao, was reportedly a victim of hit-and-run in Al-Batha, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. SDN — Science […]

Philippine Airlines Flying Soon, Flexes Wings for June Flights

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science, Digital & Current Affairs By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — PHILIPPINE AIRLINES (PAL) will take to the sky once more. With some regularity. SOON! This June 2020 soon. This bit of news came as the government announced the transition beginning June 1 from Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine […]

Epson Promotes Technology to Enhance Customer Experience

Media Release: THE customer has become increasingly influential in determining businesses’ strategies and shaping their reputations across the globe. For Southeast Asia’s SMEs in the retail and hospitality sectors, focusing on the customer experience has become even more important to the future of these businesses. However, research has found that companies in Southeast Asia have […]

Meaning of ‘Autonomous’, Its Impact and Benefits

Media Release: By Nilantha Brito, Senior Sales Director, Autonomous Database, ASEAN THE idea of autonomous technologies has spiked over the past few years with a wide range of different industries incorporating the term in different products, such as vehicles. However, what does “Autonomous”  really mean? What kind of impact will it have, and what kind […]

1Q2020: Over 200K Ransomware Attempts against SEA SMBs Blocked

Media Release: THREE years after the headline-grabbing Wannacry ransomware wreaked havoc on  thousands of IT systems around the globe, data from Kaspersky for Southeast Asia (SEA) prove the threat is still present, particularly against small and medium businesses (SMBs) in the region. Ransomware is a type of cyberware that is designed to extort money from an […]

Lenovo Splashes with New AI-Integrated PCs at Summer Sale

Media Release: LENOVO is creating quite splash as it introduces a new range of artificial intelligence (AI)-integrated PCs. In doing so, the sizzling summer season just got more exciting for Filipino techies and those looking for their ideal laptops. It’s because Lenovo, the world’s number one PC maker, is releasing a new range of PCs […]

Grab Revs Up Safety, Hygiene, Unveils GrabProtect

Media Release: MANILA, May 28, 2020 — Following the public health situation on Covid-19, Grab Philippines is doubling down on its safety and hygiene standards to minimize risks of the spread of the coronavirus for its mobility service – GrabCar, by implementing a set of policies supporting the government’s health and safety regulations. The ride-hailing […]

Data.Org Launches $10-M Inclusive Growth and Recovery Challenge

The Challenge will reward scalable and breakthrough projects that use Data Science to support inclusive growth and recovery Media Release: MANILA, May 28, 2020 — Today, data.org issued an open call for breakthrough ideas that harness the power of data science to help people and communities rebound and remain resilient in the wake of Covid-19 […]

Huawei Intensifies Tech Use for Healthcare, Partners with Thailand

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science, Digital & Current Affairs By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — 5G, the fifth generation connectivity, continues to earn raves for its potentials to make life better. For what use is a technology if it does not impact people’s lives for their betterment. The leapfrog from 4G to 5G means […]

Oracle Shows APAC Companies Path to New ‘Asian Age’

Media Release: ASIA’S economy dominated until the 19th century, before being knocked off its pedestal by Europe and then the United States. Since then while the region has grown to become home to more than half the world’s population and soon half of the world’s middle class, it has not yet retaken this financial crown. […]