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Tech leaders present potential business solutions at MSI's CXO Innovation Summit as the information age's data explosion continues
Senators say the immediate challenge of Senator Gregorio Honasan II as DICT chief is to assure Filipinos that the third telco would not jeopardize national security
'I see no urgency in Senator [Gringo] Honasan taking over, at least until I fully finish this job on the third telco,' says acting DICT Secretary Eliseo Rio Jr
Administration Senator Gregorio Honasan II says he has decided to accept the offer 'for a better Philippines, a better government, for the Filipino people, and for a better future for our most precious children'
Soon, you may no longer need that tiny card you put inside your phone
The decision was made during a meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte on October 29, says Senate President Vicente Sotto III
Here are the requirements for companies vying for the Philippines' 3rd major telecommunications player slot
The bids for the 3rd major telecommunications player slot will be opened on Wednesday, November 7
10 companies are poised to slug it out on November 7 for the 3rd major telecommunications slot. Get to know their track record and financial health.
Senate President Vicente Sotto III says the number of senators 'may be reduced' to 22 when the Senate resumes session in November
Acting DICT Secretary Eliseo Rio Jr says Streamtech Systems Technologies has to look for a foreign partner with at least 10 years of experience in a nationwide telco business
Mapúa University and MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology round up the list of 8 Philippine universities in the 2019 Quacquarelli Symonds Asia University Rankings
(UPDATED) The 25-year franchise allows Streamtech Systems Technologies to construct and operate a telecommunications system throughout the country
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But Information and Communications Technology Secretary Eliseo Rio Jr fires back, saying that NOW Corporation's wound could have been self-inflicted
In the event of a disaster, communities should 'act as one,' says Ishmael Narag of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology
Facebook says the hackers accessed the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of 15 million users. For another 14 million people, the attack was potentially more damaging.
To many, what took place in Indonesia serves as a reminder for the Philippines to ensure that preparations for such disasters are continuously being implemented and improved
President Rodrigo Duterte's first pick China Telecom buys bid documents on Friday, October 12, to be the country's 3rd major telecommunications player
At this year’s DigiCon, Dr. Joe Fry of Google ZOO reinforced the importance of building things that could positively impact culture, today and in the future
DICT Acting Secretary Eliseo Rio Jr insinuates that NOW Telecom probably cannot really afford to bid against financially capable companies
With the new technology, Microsoft aims to provide console and PC gamers more flexibility as to where they can play their games
The Department of Information and Communications Technology sets November 7 as the deadline for the selection of a new major telecommunications player
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On its 20th season, the Aboitiz Cup football tournament in the Visayas branches out to Luzon
If there will be further delays, President Duterte warns he'll invite interested parties to submit their position papers to him, and he will make his choice in 'about 30 minutes'
Software will enable the bot to detect crown-of-thorns starfish, which eat coral, and "instigate an injection which is fatal" to the predators. The injection is harmless to other reef creatures.
With the theme ‘Tech4Good,’ the students were challenged to apply innovative technologies and digital solutions like Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Cloud, Extended Reality, and Blockchain.
DOST Undersecretary Renato Solidum says that Filipinos are resilient in character but the Philippines itself is not yet a 'disaster-resilient' community
At least 7 foreign and 5 local companies are gunning to be the next major telco player
(UPDATED) Facebook removes more than 650 pages, groups, and accounts identified as 'networks of accounts misleading people about what they were doing,' according to chief executive Mark Zuckerberg
Many understand the internet through applications such as email, social media, or video streaming. To understand blockchain, use it, get a cryptocurrency wallet, and try making a few transactions, say Brock Pierce and Serry Osmeña
85% of the jobs that will exist in 2030 haven’t been invented yet. Learn how to future-proof yourself through a series of roundtable discussions from September 4–6
The deadline for the submission of nominations is extended until September 17, 2018
The dispute between the US and Turkey raises questions over the future of their partnership and fans fears of a looming economic crisis in Turkey
Those who want to protect their eyes are advised to avoid staring at their mobile phones or tablets in the dark
The funds are under the proposed 2019 budget of the Department of Information and Communications Technology
Science Secretary Fortunato de la Peña says he would just return to private life if the two agencies are attached to the proposed Department of Disaster Resilience
The Benguet Electric Cooperative (Beneco) will be the first electric cooperative to deliver fast, cheap and reliable Internet service to its 190,000 members
'If you really think about it, Steve Jobs had a disastrous dress sense,' says Paris School of Luxury co-founder Eric Briones
The company, called Lianshu Science & Technology (Hangzhou), is established with $30 million of registered capital, according to China's corporate record database. Lianshu literally means 'face' and 'book.'
Selecting the country's third telco player will be based on the quality of coverage, internet speed and investment, otherwise known as the highest committed level of service (HCLoS) model
Civil is a journalism platform that aims to reignite connection between readers and journalists and fix the ad-driven business model
The new glass technology will protect mobile devices better from drops and other forms of impact
With a population of 1.2 billion, 60% of which are under 24 years old, Africa represents huge growth opportunities for tech companies like Facebook and Google. The majority welcomes them but some also warn of cyber-colonialism
Rapid improvements in face recognition technology prompt Microsoft to call for government regulation to protect people from potential abuse
A CERN statement says, 'This colour X-ray imaging technique could produce clearer and more accurate pictures and help doctors give their patients more accurate diagnoses'
People spend more time with gadgets than with friends and romantic partners nowadays. We need to reclaim the happiness lost to digital activity, says one psychological scientist
Join us for a roundtable to discuss the role of technology in early education on July 11, 10 am
Technology is designed to utilize the basic human need to feel a sense of belonging and connection with others