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. Continue reading →

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 to the achievements of sales, business developments, customer service, and call/contact center professionals worldwide. Continue reading →

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

As one of the keynote speakers at the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg showcases the Internet.org initiative and how the Philippines has been a successful test bed for free Internet access with its partnership with Globe Telecom. Screen shot from Mobile World Live stream.

As one of the keynote speakers at the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg showcases the Internet.org initiative and how the Philippines has been a successful test bed for free Internet access with its partnership with Globe Telecom. Screen shot from Mobile World Live stream.

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.” Continue reading →

AMFIE 2013 picks Text2Teach as exemplary ICT innovation for education

The Text2Teach presentation booth at the AMFIE 2013 Gallery Walk.  Representing Text2Teach are Ayala Foundation Inc. Senior Program Manager Dino Abellanosa and Globe Telecom Senior Specialist for Corporate Social Responsibility Miguel Bermundo. (Contributed photo)

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 AMFIE Gallery Walk, with Text2Teach included among the selected projects. We are proud of Text2Teach and also of Globe for being the only telecommunications organization present in the forum and recognized for its involvement in the Text2Teach project,” said Fernando Esguerra, OIC, Globe Corporate Social Responsibility. Continue reading →

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 threats —even if your account isn’t among the 2 million that were compromised. Continue reading →