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The Monsters of earphones

For champions, there is no other option than the the best. And so, the Manila Bulletin TechNews presents three Monster iSport Athlete earphones: Achieve, Compete, and Strive, designed to forge champions out of you. Don’t be fooled by its facade. It looks just like any other rubber in-ear audio device, but the difference lies within […]

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AXA launches Shared Services Centre in Manila; creates up to 300 IT jobs

(From left) Rahul Hora, AXA Philippines president and CEO; Gordon Watson, AXA CEO Asian Markets; Mary Harriet Abordo, PEZA deputy director general; Dirk Marzluf, chief information officer, Group IS, Paris; Astrid Stange, AXA Group COO, Paris; Nicolas Galey, ambassador of the French Republic to the Philippines; Doina Palici-Chehab, executive chairman of AXA Corporate Solutions, AXA […]

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Triple Cherry Combo

This 2018, make sure to get in touch and stay connected with the people you love. This is best possible with Cherry Prepaid’s newest promo – the KACHER70. For just Php70, you can now surf the internet with a whopping 1GB worth of mobile data; talk with your contacts without interruptions using its 60 minutes […]

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GLOBE: Tighter rules on VAS to increase customer protection

Globe Telecom is enforcing tighter rules to protect its customers against unscrupulous practices of some third-party value-added service (VAS) providers resulting in prepaid load deduction which customers often mistake as “nakaw load.” Unknown load deductions happen when customers click on an online advertisement link or button of VAS providers.  As a rule, customers should get a verification […]

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“Altered Carbon” creator Laeta Kalogridis: A trailblazing female voice in the male-dominated sci-fi field

Since Richard K. Morgan’s acclaimed sci-fi cyberpunk novel Altered Carbon was published in 2002, fans have been speculating about a possible filmed adaptation. Its world being as complex as it is stunning, however, transporting Altered Carbon off the page has proven elusive.  Until writer and producer Laeta Kalogridis came along. Kalogridis – screenwriter of Shutter […]

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360 Dome PTZ Camera makes sure homeowners never miss a beat

Keeping homes secure is a must and the advent of surveillance cameras have taken all of that to another level. There are plenty of camera systems available in the market, each offering different features dependent on what a homeowner would prefer. The 360 Dome PTZ Camera offers consumers all the important specs one would need […]

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LTE device usage doubles, LTE data traffic triples

As PLDT wireless arm Smart Communication, Inc.’s (Smart) accelerated rollout of 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology reaches more Filipinos, the number of LTE devices latched on the Smart network has doubled, while LTE data traffic has tripled as of end of 2017, compared to a year before. Year-on-year, the number of LTE devices being […]

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Pinoy app for disasters nominated for int’l award

A Filipino-made app that turns mobile phones into safety tools during disasters has been shortlisted at the prestigious GSMA Global Mobile Awards (GLOMOs), which is dubbed the Oscars of the mobile industry. The Batingaw (Filipino for “siren”) app developed by Smart Communications, Cebu-based startup Tudlo Innovations Solutions, and the Office of Civil Defense-National Disaster Risk […]

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Samsung Galaxy A8+, pegged to tempt cash-strapped consumers

By Brian Yalung Each time Samsung comes up, most would immediately think of the S-series. The only problem there is the price range, something that would immediately douse the hopes of folks who aspire to get hold of those high-end devices. There are other options for Samsung loyalists who want to get a decent Android-powered […]

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