CloudFX launches CloudSelect

SINGAPORE — CloudFX Group, one of Asia’s most innovative technology companies as voted by CIO Asia, has launched CloudSelect, the industry’s most advanced, innovative open standards-based Cloud Services Brokerage platform. CloudSelect represents the first of its kind in the high growth Cloud services management category of Cloud Service Brokering. At launch, CloudSelect will offer over […]

Globe bags Gold and Bronze Stevies

LEADING telecommunications company Globe Telecom has won Gold and Bronze Stevie Awards for the best use of technology and innovation in customer service, respectively, thereby putting it at par with top companies for customer service globally. The 8th Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, one of the most coveted international business awards, gives recognition […]

Zuckerberg: PH a successful test bed for internet.org initiative with Globe partnership

BARCELONA, Spain — Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg keynotes this year’s Mobile World Congress with the theme “Creating What’s Next.” Zuckerberg is joined by renowned technology journalist David Kirkpatrick, author of “The Facebook Effect: The Inside Story of the Company that is Connecting the World.” In his speech, Zuckerberg shared his vision of a […]

AMFIE 2013 picks Text2Teach as exemplary ICT innovation for education

INNOVATIVE learning system Text2Teach was featured as one of the exemplary ICT innovations for education in the recent Asia-Pacific Ministerial Forum on ICT in Education (AMFIE) 2013 organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco). “Less than 10 projects, representing the best practices in the region, were selected to participate in the […]

Tech Tips: Guide to protecting Internet accounts

NEW YORK — Security experts said passwords of more than 2 million Facebook, Google and other accounts have been compromised and circulated online, just the latest example of breaches involving leading Internet companies. Some services including Twitter have responded by disabling the affected passwords. But there are several things you can do to minimize further […]

Smart, Sun Cellular boost network in Mindanao

WIRELESS service leader Smart Communications (Smart) and Digitel Mobile Philippines, Inc. (DMPI) recently completed a series of network synergies that will further enhance coverage and capacity to benefit subscribers of both Smart and Sun Cellular in southern Philippines. The completion of the milestone project places Mindanao at par with the rest of the country. Network […]

Baltao joins Gates, other world leaders in digital payments forum

G-XCHANGE Inc., the mobile commerce arm of Globe Telecom, recently participated in the Partnerships for Digital Financial Inclusion event at the 68th United Nations General Assembly in New York, USA. The company showcased its flagship product GCASH proving the importance of this globally-recognized service for financial inclusion. (READ MORE)

Sun Cellular, Opera team up

ONE of the country’s biggest mobile service providers, Sun Cellular and Opera, a Norwegian software company, have joined forces in a bid to provide Filipinos with unlimited access to the internet through their new prepaid promos. During the press launch at the French Baker, SM Lanang Premier on Thursday, Sun Cellular mobile internet manager Dexter […]

Jobstreet introduces new app for jobseekers

ONLINE job search engine Jobstreet.com has introduced an application that helps jobseekers find their “dream job” through their smartphones. Dubbed as Jobstreet.com Mobile App, this application offers a convenient way for the users to look for a job wherever they are. “What’s really good about the app is the convenience it gives in whatever place […]

Bosch opens hub in Davao City

LEADING multinational technology and services provider Bosch opened on Monday its first regional business hub in Mindanao, on Roxas Avenue in Davao City. “Our presence in Davao City enables us to effectively serve our customers across Mindanao, including the cities of Cagayan de Oro, Surigao, and Butuan,” Bosch country manager Joseph N. Hong said in […]

Delta picks Microsoft for pilot tablets

MINNEAPOLIS — Delta Air Lines plans to buy 11,000 Microsoft Surface 2 tablets for its pilots to replace the heavy bundles of books and maps they haul around now. Other airlines, including American and United, have been buying Apple’s iPad for that purpose. Delta says the Surface tablets will save it $13 million per year […]

Google’s ‘Hummingbird’ hatches new search formula

MENLO PARK, California — Google has quietly retooled the closely guarded formula running its Internet search engine to give better answers to the increasingly complex questions posed by Web surfers. The overhaul came as part of an update called “Hummingbird” that Google Inc. has gradually rolled out in the past month without disclosing the modifications. […]