May 26, 2019

Category: Smartphones and Other devices

OPPO Philippines Marks 5th Anniversary with Limited Edition F11 Series

Media Release: MANILA — Since the release of OPPO’s iconic F11 Pro in the Philippine market, the sales have skyrocketed and has since achieved 20% more of the brand’s original target on its first day sale. Partner retailers that include: Silicon Valley, Octagon, Rulls and Techbox reported OPPO F11 Pro as the top-selling smartphone on […]

China’s Huawei Technologies Takes Down America’s Apple Inc. at No. 2 Spot

INTERNATIONAL Data Corporation (IDC) on April 30 noted the shuffling of the rankings among the world’s Top 5 smartphone makers/vendors. While South Korea’s technology titan Samsung Electronics has barely remained at the No. 1 spot, though experiencing a decline in shipments of units in first quarter 2019 (1Q19), the No. 2 spot down to No. […]

Huawei inspiring future Filipino telecom engineers for local & global opportunities

Update on the Regional ICT Competition that took place on April 11: First Place — Indonesia; Second Place — Malaysia; and Third Place — Indonesia. (SDN) — HUAWEI Technologies Co. Ltd., based in Shenzhen, China, has been helping future-proof Filipino engineering students to make them competitive in local and global ICT opportunities. Through its Huawei […]

PMC introduces trade-ins for newer iPhone models

Media Release: STARTING on March 29, customers can easily purchase the Apple devices they want as Power Mac Center (PMC) launches UpTrade, a program that lets people trade in their current mobile devices for instant credit to purchase the latest iPhone in participating Power Mac Center or The Loop by Power Mac Center stores. To avail […]

DICT taps UNDP to speed up rollout of nationwide free Wi-Fi

Media Release: THE Department of Information and Communications Technology and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have formalized their partnership to fast-track the rollout of “Pipol Konek” — formally known as the Free Wi-Fi Internet Access in Public Places Project. DICT and UNDP struck their deal during the 1st Project Board Meeting and Project Document Signing […]

Filipinos put security foremost when choosing a bank — study

IT used to be that transacting with a bank was not so much complicated. You just go in there, fill up some forms, approach the teller, and you either deposit or withdraw your money. No worries about cyber security, no worries about your personal information going somewhere, no worries about your bank details that include […]

Kaspersky offers Filipino internet users only Php10 cybersecurity service

(SDN) — FOR only Php10 to Php30, Filipinos can have protection from online threats, such as malware, among others. Kaspersky Lab, the Russian cybersecurity company, introduced this on-demand service to the Philippines, the first country to be so, on March 12. The new cybersecurity service is being offered as cyber threats have no sign of […]

Lenovo opens its first Legion Concept Store in Philippines

FILIPINO gaming enthusiasts have a new haven they may call “home.” The “home” may just be where their gaming hearts take them, specifically at the “Legion Concept Store” for gamers established by Lenovo for its first Legion store in the Philippines focused on gaming and the country’s eSports players. Recall that for the first time […]

Kaspersky: Teach your children about online safety amid dangerous Momo Challenge

By David Emm                                                                                                          […]

Samsung marks decade of mobile innovation with Galaxy phone

THE 2019 marks the 10 anniversary of the Samsung Galaxy series. Year after year, the innovative line has pushed the limits in mobile technology. Samsung has constantly raised the bar for display technology, smartphone photography, and overall user productivity. By bringing the Galaxy to the world, the tech giant has positioned itself as a leader […]