'The best explanation is that the signals are transmissions from one or more geostationary satellites,' says the director of the Planetary Habitability Laboratory
The telco accuses the resident of spreading false and malicious rumors about Globe's cell site system within the posh village
Organizers of the festival have earlier requested the shutdown of cellular signals for a 'peaceful and orderly celebration of the Dinagyang Festival'
Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña says the network shutdown is necessary for security, and gives assurances that police and medical personnel will remain easily reachable
(UPDATED) 'Security purposes' is cited as the reason for the planned signal jamming
(UPDATED) Globe Telecom and PLDT report voice, call, and data service disruptions in selected areas in Abra, Cagayan, Kalinga, as well as parts of Ilocos Norte and Apayao
In the absence of storm signals, local government units have discretionary powers
The 2 telcos react to posts circulating on social media
The last time PAGASA hoisted Signal No. 4 was when Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) ravaged the Visayas in November 2013
GMA Network is hopeful that public attention is not diverted from the alleged signal disruptions on SkyCable during the airing of Eat Bulaga, which carries the popular #AlDub segment
DOTC says the upgrade will also ensure the availability of spare parts needed for the uninterrupted operations of the Metro Manila's busiest rail line
This is in response to 5 complaints filed against ABS-CBN for allegedly disrupting the reception of GMA’s highly-rated noontime show Eat Bulaga
(UPDATED) The ABS-CBN pay TV subsidiary, meanwhile, takes strong exception to GMA's claim that signal interruption is confined only to the network
GMA Network says its complaint is based on numerous feedback from viewers of noontime show Eat Bulaga, which runs the popular #AlDub segment
ABS-CBN’s SkyCable says it is willing to cooperate with NTC over GMA Network's complaint regarding Eat Bulaga, which runs the popular #AlDub segment
Eleven provinces in northern Philippines are under Storm Signal No. 1 as of 10 pm Friday, July 3.
Sorsogon province evacuates more than 1,000 people amid the twin threats of a pending volcanic eruption and an approaching typhoon
Rainfall alert in at least 3 provinces in Central Luzon is raised despite the storm's slight weakening. Warning alerts in other areas, on the other hand, have been lowered.
Catanduanes may experience winds of 30 to 60 kilometers per hour in the next 36 hours as a new tropical storm nears the country
The interference from illegal signal repeaters results in dropped calls, garbled lines, and weak signals for mobile phone users
Ester is expected to be outside the PAR by Thursday morning, June 12
Tropical Depression Ester is expected to be outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility by Thursday morning, June 12
Only the Batanes Group of Islands remain under public storm signal no 1
A Chinese ship searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 detected a "pulse signal" in the southern Indian Ocean, but it was not yet clear whether it was linked to MH370
A black box detector deployed by a Chinese patrol ship searching for the missing MH370 picked up a pulse signal in the southern Indian Ocean
The telecommunication firm says it will restore more services over the weekend
Rappler is crowdsourcing the status of cell signals in areas affected by Yolanda
The cut happened during a DPWH road clearing and construction operations. Globe appeals to the agency to take extra precaution
The telcos say networks are disrupted due to super Typhoon Yolanda. Five hard-hit areas can no longer be reached via cell phone or landline.
Janet Napoles denies stealing billions in pork barrel. Sen Santiago tags Enrile as pdaf scam mastermind. Typhoon Yolanda: Signal no. 4 up over Eastern Visayas
The Philippine Ports Authority suspends port operations in key areas nationwide
Since 1991, there have been 14 previous instances when Signal No. 4 was raised in the country
As of 12 am Thursday, the eye of the typhoon is located at 943 km east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur
Signal jammers threaten election day. What should the public expect from the Comelec?
Jammers block cellphone and wifi connections and may be used to deliberately interfere with the transmission of results on election day
Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid advanced to the semifinals of the UEFA Champions League.
As of 10 pm Crising was located 50 km Southeast of Zamboanga City and by Wednesday evening will be 210 km Southwest of Puerto Princesa
Maria Ressa talks to Ernest Cu, CEO and President of Globe Telecom on the future of telecommunications in this edition of #TalkThursday
Typhoon "Pablo" weakened further as the storm moves over the Sulu Sea toward northern Palawan
'Pablo' accelerates as it moves towards Negros Oriental and the rest of the Visayas
The typhoon will make landfall on Tuesday morning in Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur
Typhoon 'Pablo' is packing maximum sustained winds of 175 km/h and gusts of up to 215 km/h
Both telcos failed to meet dropped call standards but improved their overall service, signal strength, signal quality and call set-up time
The tropical storm will exit the Philippine Area of Responsibilty in the next 24 hours
The tropical storm will be 530 km West of Vigan by Friday afternoon