October 14, 2019

Category: DIGITAL

PayPal Opens New Site, Hires 700 Workers

​By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — DIGITAL payment titan PayPal has hired 700 workers for its new Philippine site. And the company plans to hire 1,000 more hands by year-end 2020. On October 7, 2019, the company inaugurated its largest and first […]

OPPO Reno2 Series Smartphone Soon In Philippines

Media Release: MANILA — World-leading smartphone brand OPPO will soon unveil its Reno2 Series in the Philippines, which includes the Reno2 and the Reno2 F, promising to reimagine the limits of users’ creativity by allowing everyone to be a storymaker with ease. The latest iteration of OPPO’s successful Reno series is equipped with a slew […]

Qwikwire Expands Reach, Inks Deal with Landco

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs QWIKWIRE continues to expand its reach, this time a tie-up with a real estate company for luxury properties to enhance its cross-border settlements. Offering global billing and invoicing solutions to enterprises, Qwikwire has signed an agreement recently with Landco Pacific […]

IPOPhl: Inventors, Secure Patent Before Inventions’ Disclosure

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs SOME Filipino inventors are losing their inventions. Other people, instead, are making money out of the products of the inventors’ curious mind. That’s according to at least two inventors who made their case during the Inventors Forum on the Policies […]

Riot Games, OPPO in Deal for League of Legends

Media Release: RIOT Games, the publisher of the most-played PC game in the world, recently announced a multi-year partnership with OPPO as the exclusive official global smartphone partner for League of Legends Ⓡ Esports international events. These are the World Championship, the Mid-Season Invitational, and the All-Star Event. The multi-year partnership that will last until 2024 […]

Kaspersky, 20th Century Fox Partners for ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’

​Media Release: DID you miss Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 1984 ultra popular “The Terminator” movie and its subsequent sequels? Another sequel is coming to the movie theaters near you, it is titled “Terminator: Dark Fate.: And you can have a free ticket to the movie courtesy of a partnership between global cybersecurity company Kaspersky and 20th Century […]

SMDC Top Winner at Dot Property Philippines Awards 2019

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs SM Development Corporation (SMDC) is the Philippines’ top real estate company in 2019. SMDC was the star of the evening at the October 3 staging of the Dot Property Philippines Awards 2019 held at The Peninsula Manila Hotel, Makati City, Metro […]

Union Bank Wins Top Prize in 2019 IDC DXa

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — UNION Bank of the Philippines (Union Bank) is the Digital Transformer for Philippines of the IDC Digital Transformation Awards (DXa) 2019. That’s the top prize. Actually, Union Bank is a winner twice, as it also bagged the Operating Model […]

Huawei Signs Deal with Lyceum for ICT Academy Partnership

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — GIVING back to Filipinos is a major corporate social responsibility (CSR) of Huawei Technologies. The Chinese tech giant, a  leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure, smart devices, and solutions, continued this culture of sharing on Monday, September […]

BIR, PayMaya Make Paying Taxes More Convenient

PayMaya powers BIR to allow tax payers to remit payments conveniently through electronic channels. Through the partnership, tax payers can now remit payments through the PayMaya app and soon through its website and district offices nationwide with the use of any e-wallet and any debit, prepaid, and credit card. —————————————————————————- Media Release: PAYING your taxes […]