February 28, 2020

Tag: technology

Epson Introduces New Dye-Sublimation Printers with Enhanced Usability

Media Release: THERE’s a new 64-inch, dye-sublimation printers in the Philippines, and it’s from Epson. This is the SureColor SC-F9430 and SC-F9430H digital textile printers. The printers have been developed to deliver outstanding quality and high-volume printing, for sports apparels, fashion apparel, home decorations, outdoor signage as well as other printed merchandise. A first for […]

Cybercriminals Weaponize CoronaVirus Global Tragedy for Cash

Media Release: IT is now a global health emergency, the 2019 Novel CoronaVirus (2019 n-CoV) Acute Respiratory Disease (ARD) as declared by the World Health Organization (WHO). In the Philippines after weeks of having no case of the deadly 2019 n-CoV ARD, the Department of Health (DOH) has acknowledged the cases of so far two […]

Japan, UK, PHL Seek Technology to Sustain Coastal Communities

Media Release: “SUSTAINABLE” has been a much-raised term across the world, including in the Philippines. Cambridge Dictionary defines the adjective “sustainable” as being “able to continue over a period of time.” In relations with the environment, it says “sustainable” means “causing little or no damage to the environment and therefore able to continue for a […]

Oligarchs, Vested Interest Are BNPP Revival Hurdles

“Five (factors),” the PNRI head echoed. “Vested interest. Vested interest. Vested interest…,” without completing the count. “It’s (the vested interest of) Mr. Oligarch.” — PNRI Director Dr. Carlo A. Arcilla By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — BLAME Philippine oligarchs and their vested interest […]

HID Global Launches in PHL Fingerprint Reader for Biometrics

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — HID Global is promoting in the Philippines the use of fingerprint reader for secure biometrics access control. For this, the company introduced to Filipinos its HID iClass SE Fingerprint Reader RB25F. It can be recalled that HID Global rolled […]

BCB Blockchain Provides Php15-M Grant for Startups

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — THE Philippines startup community has just received a shot in the arm injected by a Singapore-based blockchain company. It is a fund injection worth Php15 million administered by BCB Blockchain, which the company announced in one of major events […]

Researchers Offer Biofertilizers for Commercialization at PCAARRD’s 4th FIESTA

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs VALENCIA, Bukidnon (SDN) –IN the past, farmers and other crop producers had little to no choice but to use commercially-available fertilizers. That’s saying, chemical fertilizers. Maybe not all of them. But it is no longer debatable the adverse effect […]

Fortinet: Emails Still Biggest Source of Malware

Media Release: By FortiGuard SE Team WHILE many of us may have taken a well-earned vacation over the summer, cybercriminals were hard at work looking for new ways to target and exploit our networks, devices, and services. The Fortinet Threat Landscape Report provides insights into the top threats and trends discovered and tracked by the […]

Smart Cities in Philippines: A Citizen-Centric Goal

By Edler Panlilio, Managing Director, SAP Philippines ALL eyes are set on the developments made in Central Luzon as the first phase of the construction of the country’s first ‘smart city’ is now in full swing. This long-sighted planned community, called the New Clark City, is envisioned to cater to the reoccurring problems of the […]