Saturday, January 29, 2022

Globe offers free data, unli calls, SMS to customers affected by Odette 

To help its customer in the aftermath of the typhoon "Odette," Globe extended a 1-day unlimited text to all networks to affected Globe and TM prepaid customers on December 18.  The promo...

IBM: Top 5 AI for Business Trends to Watch in 2022

One of the largest computer hardware companies, IBM, revealed its top 5 AI forecasts for next year. AI would potentially address these critical aspects in 2022: Customer Care, Sustainability, the Potential...

Ampverse, Bitkub to launch NFT Store for eSports teams

Leading eSports organization Ampverse partnered with Bitkub, Thailand’s biggest digital exchange company, to develop a suite of exclusive NFT products and experiences for the eSports and gaming community. This is part of...
all-in housing loan

BPI brings new all-in housing loan solution for aspiring homeowners

BPI has finally brought a new practical solution for Filipinos to own their dream homes. The bank's announcement of an all-in financing housing loan payment solution makes homeownership more obtainable for...
BDO hacking incident

BDO hacking incident here’s what you can do about it

As you may have heard, several BDO customers' bank accounts were compromised by a hacker using a fake name to transfer their victim's money to UnionBank accounts. If you're also a BDO...
IBM Jollibee Group Foundation

IBM, Jollibee Group Foundation partner to empower farmers with weather insights

Jollibee Group Foundation (JGF) teamed up with IBM to provide farmer entrepreneurs with weather insights access in Nueva Ecija and Pangasinan provinces with IBM's The Weather Company. Having the technology capable of...
PayMaya Verified Sellers

PayMaya launches Verified Sellers feature for a safer e-shopping

With providing a safer way for users when shopping online, PayMaya came up with the PayMaya Verified Sellers feature. This new feature ensures that users would be protected from online scams by...
Team Pacquaio GG

Manny Pacquiao intros esports brand “Team Pacquaio GG”

Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao joined in the gaming trend as he launched his new esports organization, Team Pacquiao GG. Partnered with global esports company Veloce, Team Pacquiao GG will be the new...

PayKey intros Earned Wage Access solution in Philippines

Israel-based fintech company PayKey recently introduced a new concept called Earned Wage Access (EWA) in the country. As the title suggests, EWA allows employees to access their salary before their scheduled payday...

EDC, IBM partner to keep its workforce safe from extreme weather events

Energy Development Corporation (EDC), the world's largest vertically integrated geothermal energy company, announced a partnership with IBM's The Weather Company (TWC) to help make better decisions for the operations of its...
Spotify Findaway

Spotify branches to Audiobooks, acquires Findaway

Spotify recently announced adding audiobooks to its offerings by acquiring Findaway, an audiobook distribution platform rivaling Audible. "It's Spotify's ambition to be the destination for all things audio both for listeners and...
Hybrid cloud

Hybrid cloud dominates among Filipino C-Suite executives, study reveals

IBM recently published a global study on cloud transformation that shows there has been a drastic shift in business needs as only 5% of respondents in the Philippines reported using a...

Kaspersky picks rhipe as its MSP distributor in SEA

Kaspersky just announced that it appointed Asia Pacific's leading distributor of cloud solutions and services, rhipe, as its MSP (Managed Service Provider) distributor in Southeast Asia. For context, rhipe was founded in...

ShopeePay, GHL to expand e-payment services in PH

Shopee's integrated e-wallet, ShopeePay, partnered with GHL Systems Berhad to further spread e-payment services in the country, bringing cashless options for businesses and consumers to over 83,000 merchant points nationwide. For context,...
Transpacific Broadband plans to partner with Starlink

Transpacific Broadband plans to partner with Starlink to rollout Internet satellite in PH

Transpacific Broadband Group International Inc. (TBGI) revealed that it plans to expand satellite connectivity in the Philippines with Elon Musk's company Starlink. According to a filing to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE),...
Facebook Meta

Facebook, Inc. now rebrands itself as Meta

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg just announced at the Connect 2021 event that it'd rename its company name to Meta. As previously mentioned, Zuckerberg planned to rebrand its company name to unify its...
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‘Mapathons’, a meaningful way to spend your time online by mapping...

Nick Brown is the country manager of Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) Philippines, a startup that uses that uses OpenStreetMap app. The app and its...