July 6, 2020

Category: DIGITAL

Missing Movie Nights? Epson Gives Back Your Cinema Experience

Media Release: THERE is no denying that the safety responses to the current global health crisis have been changing the way we live. Amid the shifting “new normal,” most communities are still under quarantine and lockdowns. People are still largely advised to stay at home, which means that a quick trip to our favorite lifestyle […]

What To Do Before, During, After A Ransomware Attack

​Media Release: OVER three years after the infamous Wannacry ransomware, its costly aftermath still remains a vivid glimpse on the damage cybercriminals can do by kidnapping companies’ essential data. This threat is undoubtedly present as just this month, operations of an automobile giant were halted in several parts of the world after a successful attack […]

PHL Improving Telecom Services to Meet ‘New Normal’ Demands

​Media Release: TO combat the unprecedented effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is continuously expanding its efforts improving communications and connectivity services available to the public. Accelerating ICT infrastructure buildup, and improving telecommunications services are critical components of this agenda, as the need for Internet access surges due […]

India Brings Clash to Cyberspace, Bans 59 Chinese Apps

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — APPARENTLY still smarting from the deaths of its soldiers, India has brought its deadly border clash against China to cyberspace. Remember that at least 20 soldiers of India died at the hands of Chinese border guards in […]

Grab Forms SBBP to Help Small Businesses

Media Release: MANILA, June 30 –  Southeast Asia’s leading every day everything app, Grab today announced its Small Business Booster Program (SBBP) aimed at helping small businesses adapt to the new reality due to Covid-19. It includes tools and initiatives to make it easier for offline businesses to make the shift online and helps those […]

iAcademy, PwC Hold Free Online Workshops for Aspiring Accountants

“We are thankful to PwC for letting us share with our students their expertise in accounting. In this way, our students will get to hone their analytical skills and get a glimpse of accounting concepts at an early stage.” — Vanessa Tanco, iAcademy president and CEO, said. Media Release: MAKATI-based school iAcademy, and PwC Philippines, […]

StaySafe.ph Wins More Adherents, Powers Koronadal City Response Center

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News “Koronadal needs to empower its people and protect them from Covid-19. The use of technology through the StaySafe.ph app will help us ensure that our constituents will be able to protect themselves from exposure to Covid-19.” — Mayor Atty. Eliordo Usero Ogena By […]

Kaspersky Discovers Malware Stealing Players’ Data from Gaming Services

Media Release: GAMING platforms represent an industry with a multi-million user audience. Cybercriminals are fully aware of this, utilizing various types of malware to profit from gamers. To understand the extent of exploitation, Kaspersky reviewed threats targeting major gaming platforms and found at least four malware specimens that are capable of stealing users’ account data […]

DICT Online Forum Focuses on Cybersecurity for ‘New Normal’

Media Release: THE Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) conducted a three-session webinar today, July 24, exploring public practices as well as ICT tools and solutions in ensuring cybersecurity in the “new normal”. Participants in the first session discussed Cybercrime Prevention. Speakers from the Philippine National Police (PNP) and Facebook Philippines discussed the threats […]

Fortinet Sets Up Corporate Foundation to Protect Communities Worldwide

Media Release: CYBERSECURITY firm Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, has announced the creation of the Fortinet Corporate Foundation to further its impact on global communities and expand the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. Fortinet Foundation commits to matching multi-million dollars in employee contributions and in-kind to […]