April 5, 2020

Category: Telecommunications

The Reinvention of The Internet, According to China, Huawei

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science, Digital & Current Affairs By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — REINVENT the Internet, from top to bottom? If China and Huawei Technologies can have their way, yes. Certainly. In fact, China, Huawei, China Unicom and China Telecom, as well as the country’s Ministry of Industry and Information […]

Crowd Store Finder Helps during Period of Covid-19 ECQ

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — CROWD STORE FINDER is here, a great help in these critical and trying times of Covid-19 pandemic. Award-winning tech-savvy millennial Trinmar Boado and his team have created an, what else, online app to help people look for […]

UST Joins Huawei ICT Academy

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — HUAWEI Technology and University of Santo Tomas (UST) are now partners. This came after the Philippines’ oldest university, which dates back to the Spanish conquistador’s colonizing of Luzon and the Visayas, and the Chinese technology giant agreed to further […]

DICT Speeds Up Roll-out of Free Wi-Fi

Media Release: REMOTE areas in five Philippine localities can now enjoy up to 40 megabits per second of Internet connectivity provided by the Free Wi-Fi for All program of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). The DICT the other day simultaneously activated 31 Wi-Fi sites in the provinces of Albay, Isabela, Lanao Del […]

Streamlining of Business Registration Now Operational via NBOSS — DICT

Media Release: CLAP, clap, clap! Here’s a good news from the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) for those registering a business. The DICT headed by Secretary Gregorio “Gringo” B. Honasan II said business registration in the Philippines may now be completed in nine steps within seven and a half days from the current […]

PLDT Big Winner at MEF, Grabs 3 Major Awards

​Media Release: PLDT Inc., the country’s leading ICT and digital services provider, once again proved its world-class service as it won three major awards for its network services at the recently concluded international 2019 MEF Awards held in Los Angeles, United States. The annual MEF Awards recognizes service, application, technology, and professional excellence in the […]

OPPO Find X2 in Barcelona Mobile World Congress 2020

Media Release: ONE of China’s top smartphone manufacturers will reveal its much-touted and highly-anticipated flagship phone on February 22, 2020, at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain. In an email sent to SDN — Science and Digital News, it was learned that OPPO has officially sent out invites for the upcoming global launch […]

PLDT Enterprise, MarvelTec Strike Deal to Lift Carrier Services

Media Release: PLDT Enterprise — the b2b arm of the Philippines’ leading ICT and digital services provider — and independent international connectivity catalyst as well as the exclusive partner of Deutsche Telekom Global Carrier in APAC, MarvelTec, officially formalized their partnership to provide seamless carrier services for their shared constituents across Asia Pacific. With the […]

Surprise! Apple Back to No. 1 Spot, Topples Samsung

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — Apple once again is on top of the smartphone Mount Everest. The American tech titan toppled South Korea’s Samsung with shipments of 70.7 million units in 4th quarter 2019 (4Q2019), while the latter managed 68.8 million units […]

OPPO Opens Grandest Super Experience Store at Ayala Malls

​Media Release: ​ CHINESE smartphone maker OPPO has opened its biggest and grandest Super Experience Store at Ayala Malls Manila Bay, Paranaque City, Metro Manila. OPPO Philippines CEO Damon Huang led the opening and inauguration of the store on January 18. The Super Experience Store boasts of an area encompassing 286 square meters, which the […]