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Perfectly OK to stay home, says One OK Rock

May 17, 2020 - 9:05 AM

As we in mega Manila rush out to the streets and malls, the world-famous Japanese rock band urges fans to remain holed up at home the way they know best: through a music video

Screenshot from One OK Rock's video

9 die in care home fire outside Moscow

May 11, 2020 - 3:08 PM

(UPDATED) Investigators say the victims whose burnt bodies were recovered were aged between 66 and 90.

Airbnb slashes staff in effort to ride out pandemic

May 06, 2020 - 8:47 AM

The home-sharing platform will be slashing a fourth of its workforce – about 1,900 people

AIRBNB. This illustration picture taken on November 22, 2019, shows the logo of the online lodging service Airbnb displayed on a smartphone in Paris. Photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP


Data privacy musts while working from home

May 04, 2020 - 1:33 PM

Brought to you by ePLDT Data Privacy Consulting

Here's how to stay productive even if you're working from home

Apr 30, 2020 - 4:40 PM

While remote work provides a lot of benefits it also comes with challenges

Work-from-home burnout? 4 ways to cope in lockdown

Apr 27, 2020 - 7:30 AM

When work meets home, things can get extra stressful – especially during a quarantine. Feeling the burnout? Here's how you can rise from the rut.

U.S. home sales post biggest monthly decline since 2015

Apr 22, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Sales of existing houses, townhomes, and apartments in the United States drop 8.5% in March compared to February – the biggest single-month decline since 2015

HOUSING. An apartment housing building in New York City on April 15, 2020. Photo by Angela Weiss/AFP

WATCH: Lady Gaga-led online special for coronavirus medical workers

Apr 19, 2020 - 9:00 AM

The special brings together the biggest stars in entertainment

TOGETHER AT HOME. The biggest stars from all over the world come together for a 2-hour special. Screenshot from the WHO

Rolling Stones to perform during 'One World Together at Home' global broadcast

Apr 18, 2020 - 2:37 PM

Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Elton John, Paul McCartney and other A-listers are part of the star-studded line-up of the global event in support of healthcare workers

Eager to assist: How funeral homes cope amid coronavirus outbreak

Apr 15, 2020 - 3:19 PM

Funeral homes strengthen their existing protocols in the face of the novel coronavirus pandemic. But with rising number of deaths, some owners hope others will also step up and help.

Funeral workers in full protective suit carry a corpse of a person who died under investigation for COVID-19 symptoms in a public cemetery in Quezon City on April 7, 2020. According to the Department of Health, the country has 3764 confirmed COVID-19 cases with 177 recorded fatalities. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Crowdsourced virtual supercomputer revs up virus research

Mar 23, 2020 - 11:37 AM

Folding@Home, led by computational biologists, effectively creates the world's most powerful supercomputer that can handle trillions of calculations needed to understand the structure of the coronavirus

FOLDING@HOME. Using the power of crowsourced computing, Folding@Home aims to help understand viruses using the world's most powerful virtual supercomputer. Background image from Folding@Home website.

Cebu province orders 24-hour home quarantine for students, elderly

Mar 22, 2020 - 9:41 AM

Governor Gwen Garcia calls it the '24-hour curfew', which begins on Sunday, March 22

24-HOUR QUARANTINE. Governor Gwendolyn Garcia meets with local officials on response to the novel coronavirus. Photo from Cebu Province Public Information Office/Sugbo News

Avoid using torrents – Globe

Mar 17, 2020 - 6:29 PM

While it says it has enough bandwidth to accommodate the expected surge in traffic, it asks users to use the internet 'conscientiously'


#HustleEveryday: What apps do offices need for an efficient work-from-home system?

Mar 11, 2020 - 6:39 PM

Starting a work-from-home system for your own organization might be a bit difficult if you’ve never tried it, so here are some tools and apps that may be of use if you want to set up your own system

Netizens can’t get enough of new mobile game 'Adorable Home'

Feb 28, 2020 - 10:06 AM

Check out some of the adorable (and highly relatable) tweets from 'Adorable Home' players!

Funeral home waives fees for dad who died amid Taal eruption

Jan 22, 2020 - 9:22 PM

The eldest daughter of Antonio Baleros says a good samaritan spoke with Filipinas Funeral Homes to waive their remaining balance of P45,500

FATHER OF 7. Antonio Baleros died on January 13 after fleeing from Taal town in Batangas. Photo courtesy of the Baleros family

Trump says it was an 'honor' to appear in 'Home Alone 2'

Dec 25, 2019 - 11:45 AM

'It's an honor to be involved in something like that,' says US president Donald Trump who made a short appearance in the movie starring Macaulay Culkin

Regine Velasquez treats loyal PLDT Home subscribers with a surprise Christmas carol

Dec 24, 2019 - 4:06 PM

Lucky subscribers got more than a Smart home upgrade this Holiday season

Not in our house: Heat, Sixers remain perfect at home

Dec 11, 2019 - 3:11 PM

Miami clips the Atlanta, Philadelphia nudges Denver to both keep their pristine home records

IN PHOTOS: Globe at Home brings the magical world of Disney Frozen 2 to life

Nov 29, 2019 - 8:59 AM

Kids and kids at heart got to experience Frozen 2’s Enchanted Forest at SM Mall of Asia last November 22

‘Hellcome Home’ review: It gets better

Nov 01, 2019 - 1:52 PM

'Hellcome Home' doesn’t end as prettily

Book your next staycation in this Spanish style colonial revival house in Batangas

Oct 02, 2019 - 3:37 PM

Waiting for a sign to go on that long delayed staycation with your friends? This is it!

A parent’s guide to how the internet can help your children excel in school

Sep 16, 2019 - 6:37 PM

Kids these days can gain a competitive edge with convenient access to online learning material

Manila funeral home 'takes hostage' dead man's body

Sep 06, 2019 - 8:49 PM

Police say a funeral parlor in Manila refused to release the body unless his family paid P360,000

HOSTAGED BODY. The police arrest the manager and the secretary of the Funeraria Cruz in Manila. Shutterstock photo

Educating for Life holds 'No Place Like Home' convention 2019

Aug 28, 2019 - 1:35 PM

Educating for Life, in partnership with Moneygment and SMX Convention Center, SM Aura Premier, presents this year the No Place Like Home Philippine Homeschool Convention

GP-Nagata to elevate the marketing game for Philippine businesses

Aug 27, 2019 - 11:26 AM

Game Plan Marketing Solutions, Inc. and AD Nagata announce collaboration to serve Philippine market

Disney to reboot 'Home Alone' for Disney+

Aug 08, 2019 - 11:36 AM

Also heading to Disney's upcoming streaming platform are reboots of 'Night at the Museum' and 'Cheaper by the Dozen'

Globe 5G fixed wireless service now available in Pasig barangay

Jul 31, 2019 - 1:49 PM

Globe claims that by September the service will be available in more areas including Greenpark in Cainta, Rizal; Woodland Hills in Carmona, Cavite; and Carissa Homes 2A and 2B, Palmera Homes in San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

GLOBE 5G ROUTER. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler


School principal, 2 others killed in Negros Oriental home invasions

Jul 25, 2019 - 12:52 PM

Arthur Bayawa and Ardale Bayawa are shot and killed in their sleep, while Romeo Alipan is killed 45 minutes later in two separate home invasions

'Spider-Man' sticks to top spot at North American box office

Jul 16, 2019 - 3:38 PM

'Spider-Man: Far From Home' beats the competition yet again on its second weekend at the box office

PLDT launches ‘FamLoad’ home prepaid broadband packages

Jul 08, 2019 - 2:32 PM

Rates range from P15 for 1GB to P1500 for 100GB of data

FAMLOAD. Photo from PLDT


'Spider-Man' flies again, leading North America box office

Jul 08, 2019 - 10:37 AM

'Spider-Man: Far From Home' takes in an impressive $93.6 million in North America during the US holiday weekend

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ review: Back to Earth

Jul 07, 2019 - 7:06 PM

'Far From Home', beyond its veneer of comic book goofiness, bears realities that are worth pondering.

Petron, Foton sweep separate PSL foes

Jul 06, 2019 - 11:14 PM

The Blaze Spikers bank on a returning star to roll to a 4-1 record as the Tornadoes also climb to 3-3

IN CONTROL. The Petron Blaze Spikers stay on top of their game. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

After 'Endgame,' can Spider-Man untangle Marvel's future?

Jun 29, 2019 - 11:51 AM

Spider-Man is swinging back into cinemas for 'Spider-Man: Far From Home,' picking up from where 'Endgame' left off

Petron, Cignal, PLDT dispose of foes in PSL

Jun 25, 2019 - 11:39 PM

Petron remains unbeaten, Cignal comes out triumphant in first game, while PLDT goes on a winning streak

STRUGGLING. The Marinerang Pilipina Skippers remain winless in the Philippine Superliga. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


With Air Fiber 5G, Globe becomes 1st to offer 5G in Southeast Asia, 3rd in Asia

Jun 20, 2019 - 10:22 PM

Globe At Home Air Fiber 5G is a fixed service much like traditional wired fiber services, except a base station beams connectivity to the home as opposed to delivering it via a last-mile wired connection

GLOBE 5G ROUTER. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler


Pag-IBIG 'illegally' increased salaries in 2018 by P248 million – COA

Jun 19, 2019 - 6:14 PM

Auditors want a refund of the excess salaries

PSL: Kalei Mau powers F2 to 2nd win

Jun 18, 2019 - 10:40 PM

Kalei Mau delivers despite the dominant La Salle connection in her club

OFFENSIVE FORCE. Kalei Mau scores 17 points fo F2 Logistics. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Senate OKs bill on flexitime, alternative work arrangements

May 20, 2019 - 6:55 PM

Congress is now set to convene a bicameral conference committee to thresh out differences between the House and Senate versions

Photo taken on October 30, 2007 shows Filipino call center personnel attending to their US clients at a new business process outsourcing office in Manila. Romeo Gacad/AFP

WATCH: Peter Parker navigates a post-'Endgame' world in 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' trailer

May 06, 2019 - 10:12 PM

[WARNING: 'Endgame' spoilers in the trailer]

GoodWork app aims to make you the master of your own home

Apr 25, 2019 - 8:20 AM

This app lets you book home and wellness service providers whenever you need it

It's 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' that'll close Phase 3 of the MCU

Apr 22, 2019 - 9:53 AM

'Far From Home' will be set minutes after 'Endgame'

PHASE 3 ENDER. Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man will be capping off Phase 3 of the MCU. Still courtesy of Marvel Studios

Antitrust body files case against a condo, mass housing developer

Apr 08, 2019 - 11:40 AM

(UPDATED) 8990 Holdings subsidiary Urban Deca Homes is found violating the Philippine Competition Act by preventing its clients in a Manila property from choosing their own internet service provider

U.S. fugitive wanted on child porn charges arrested in Pampanga

Mar 18, 2019 - 9:00 PM

The arrest follows a nearly two-year search for Joel Aquino Pasay, who was indicted in May of 2017 for the receipt of child pornography

Kaya overpowers Home as Roberts, Osei score braces

Mar 13, 2019 - 5:38 PM

The Iloilo-based squad jumps to first place in Group H in the AFC Cup 2019

SHUTOUT. Kaya FC surprisingly overwhelms reigning ASEAN Zonal champion Home United. Photo from AFC Cup Twitter

Texas senior's Holiday Inn retirement plan goes viral

Feb 27, 2019 - 11:30 AM

Thousands share a man from Houston's detailed cheaper plan to retire in a Holiday Inn hotel than in a nursing home

Want to work from home? Write well or do the math

Jan 20, 2019 - 6:20 PM

Jobs focused on the creation of websites and content rose in 2018, according to the latest report of Freelancer.com

WATCH: Teaser trailer for 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' released

Jan 15, 2019 - 11:16 PM

'Are you going to step up or not?'

WATCH: Diving deep into 'Home Alone'

Jan 09, 2019 - 4:28 PM

What are your favorite 'Home Alone' scenes?