December 6, 2019

Category: DIGITAL

Lenovo Roars Last Hurrah in 2019 with ThinkBook Laptops

Media Release: LENOVO Philippines, one of China’s tech giants, has roared its last hurray for 2019, capping off a series of big event, including launches of new consumer products. Lenovo Philippines General Manager Michael Ngan led the company’s final big event at the Seven/NEO Building in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City, Metro Manila. The event […]

‘Bahamut’ Competes at Lenovo’s Bangkok LoC IV

​Media Release: AFTER a day filled with intense PUBG (PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds) action held recently at the SM Megamall Activity Center, Bahamut Gaming emerged victorious from the Philippine qualifying tournament As the champion, the group gained the right to represent the country in the upcoming Lenovo Legion of Champions (LoC) IV at Pantip Pratunam Mall in […]

Don Bosco, Fortinet Developing PHL Cybersecurity Talents

Media Release: TWO organizations are addressing the lack ofcybersecurity talents in the Philippines. Fortinet®, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, has partnered with Don Bosco Technical College (DBTC) to carry this out. The cybersecurity firm announced this the other day, saying that a local education provider will now offer cybersecurity training […]

Gartner’s 5: Samsung, Huawei, Apple, Xiaomi, OPPO

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affair (SDN) — HERE is Gartner’s Top 5 smartphone vendors in the world: Samsung, Huawei, Apple, Xiaomi, and OPPO. The ranking is for Gartner, Inc.’s 3rd quarter of 2019 (3Q19). Unsurprisingly, as in previous instances of the survey, three of the five […]

50% of Firms Still Lump Cybersecurity-IT Budget

Media Release: THE vast majority (89%) of chief information security officers (CISOs) are regularly summoned by the board of directors to provide recommendations for the business. This is a key finding from the latest global survey of information security heads commissioned by Kaspersky. The study also revealed that despite a “direct line” with top bosses, […]

OPPO Makes 1st Dynamic Spectrum Sharing Call

Media Release: OPPO has just accomplished a first: it has made the industry’s first DSS (Dynamic Spectrum Sharing) data call using its world’s first DSS-enabled 5G smartphone. The Chinese company achieved this in collaboration with Ericsson, Qualcomm Technologies (a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated), Swisscom, and Telstra. DSS technology enables carriers to leverage existing 4G and […]

UP Wins Huawei Competition, Grabs Php300K Cash

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — A team from the University of the Philippines (UP) dubbed “GOSAKTO300K” has emerged champion in the 1st Huawei Sales Elite Challenge 2019 Composed of Carl Adrian Patco, Anthony Gene Sarino, Andrew Brandon Ong, Isabelle Beatriz Ginez, and […]

HID Global Launches in PHL Fingerprint Reader for Biometrics

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — HID Global is promoting in the Philippines the use of fingerprint reader for secure biometrics access control. For this, the company introduced to Filipinos its HID iClass SE Fingerprint Reader RB25F. It can be recalled that HID Global rolled […]

Genesys® Commits ‘Mind-Blowing’ Php10-B Investments in Philippines

“So, what does that mean? It’s actually mind-blowing. At least within five years, we will commit somewhere between six to 10 billion pesos to the region. Six to 10 billion pesos in the Philippines alone.” — Genesys CEO Tony Bates By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs MANILA […]