ZAP raises funding, pushes for growth through merchant-branded loyalty program

ZAP, the country’s leading creator of loyalty programs for businesses, recently raised P27.5 million (US$550,000) from a new funding round backed by investors including Venture Capital Holdings and Kickstart Ventures, a wholly owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom. This brings ZAP’s total funding to about P70 million (US$1,400,000), after it also bagged P42.3 million (US$850,000) in […]

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Acer Predator Cestus 500 kills!

The cestus. That’s a word that means different things to different people. To a history buff, it’s an ancient weapon worn like a boxing glove. To a gamer, it’s a fist weapon found everywhere from Final Fantasy to Dark Souls. If you asked me, the Cestus is an amazing piece of hardware. Part of the […]

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PayMaya announces QR-based payment availability in Boracay

PayMaya, the digital financial services arm of PLDT and Smart’s V Voyager Innovations, announced recently the launch of its QR-based mobile payment system in Boracay, Aklan, initially available at the Hue Resorts & Hotels Boracay and its adjacent food and retail complex, Station X. Boracay’s pioneering food park called Street Market, including other establishments at […]

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