July 24, 2019

Category: Smartphones and Other devices

China’s OPPO Ready to Build US$1.5-B R&D Complex in Guandong Province

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — CHINA phone manufacturer OPPO is establishing a 10 billion Renminbi (RMB)  research and development (R&D) complex in Guandong province. The site will be in the town of Chang’an, Dongguan, Guandong. In today’s currency exchange rate, the RMB10 billion […]

Microsoft Helps PAL’s Digital Transformation, Empowers Workforce

​Media Release: Microsoft Kaizala helps increase customer satisfaction and reduce costs by streamlining Philippine Airlines cabin crew operations ==============================================================  IN an effort to increase employee productivity and customer satisfaction while reducing costs, Microsoft introduces Microsoft Kaizala to the business operations of the flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) by streamlining communication channels. Microsoft Kaizala is a […]

Huawei Registers ‘Harmony’ Trademark as Operating System in Europe

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819 CHINESE tech giant Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. has filed another trademark in the operating system (OS) category in the European Union (EU). The OS is called “Harmony” even as the company, which is fighting off the United States’ trade blacklist, had already filed multiple trademarks in the OS […]

​PMC Shines Light on Tech, PH Culture in 25th Anniversary Celebration

Media Release: Power Mac Center celebrates milestone with online video series featuring different generations of industry icons discussing their craft TWENTY-FIVE years ago, the founders of Power Mac Center (PMC) took a leap of faith and put everything on Apple, then a rising foreign brand, by opening the first ever retail store in the country […]

In Photos: Huawei PHL Brings Journalists to its Shenzhen HQ, China

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819 SHENZHEN, Guandong, China (SDN) — IN time for the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 in Shanghai, Huawei Philippines has brought five Filipino journalists here to its headquarters Ms. Karenina “Karrie” Escueta-Buenafe, public relations manager at Huawei Technologies Philippines, accompanied the Manila-based reporters. Their first stop was the Huawei […]

Power Mac Center Opens First Mobile Care Service Center

Media Release: PREPARE to get your hands on great deals! Premier Apple partner Power Mac Center held an open-to-all launch of its first ever Mobile Care Service Center at The Podium Ortigas Center on Friday, May 31. Customers present at the big reveal won exciting deals from participating partner brands. “The PMC Mobile Care Service […]

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 […]