July 6, 2020

Category: Newsbeat

PHL MEDIA TAKES A HIT; GOV’T PUTS ABS-CBN OFF-AIR

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN – Science & Digital News By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — PART OF PHILIPPINE NEWS MEDIA HAS TAKEN A KNOCKOUT PUNCH. The government has just issued a “cease and desist order” to the media giant ABS-CBN, ordering it to stop its TV and radio operations effective immediately. Apparently, the […]

DOST’s Diwata-1 Comes Home, Completes 4 Years Space Mission

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar01910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs​ By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — DIWATA-1 is home! In case you have forgotten, Diwata-1 put the Philippines in the global space map of countries with their own satellites. It’s a 50-kilogram contraption, the first-ever designed, developed, and constructed by Filipino engineers. Yes, […]

Philippines Leads ASEAN Initiative to Protect Privacy

Media Release: THE Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) took a major step in harmonizing regional data protection, privacy regulations and initiatives by launching the first ASEAN Data Protection and Privacy Forum in Bangkok, Thailand, with the Philippines at the helm. Privacy Commissioner Raymund Enriquez Liboro, who chaired the Forum’s inaugural meeting, represented the country. […]