Sony WF-C500 TWS earbuds

Sony WF-C500 TWS earbuds now live in PH!

Sony announced its latest wireless earbuds model, the WF-C500 TWS, coming to the Philippines. The Sony WF-C500 TWS is very lightweight and compact, which comes with 5.8mm dynamic drivers paired with Sony's...
realme Pad

realme Pad to go live in PH by October 21 in Shopee!

realme announced the release of its first-ever tablet, realme Pad, arriving in the Philippines by October 21. Last September, the company introduced realme Pad, highlighting its 10.4-inch display and boasting its high-performing...
banking trojans

Kaspersky: Increased online payments parallel the rise of online banking trojans in APAC

After its latest research regarding the rise of e-money adopters in the Asia Pacific, Kaspersky procured a relevant study that has a parallel connection to the onset of online banking trojans...

Filipinos embrace digital payment options more among APAC users during pandemic, study says

Kaspersky's recent research showed that 2 out of 10 in APAC embrace digital payments during the pandemic. Alternatively, the Philippines are adopting e-wallet and mobile banking methods as much as they...
Kaspersky 7th Cybersecurity Weekend

Kaspersky hosts 7th Cybersecurity Weekend, marks digital money movement in APAC

Kaspersky hosts its global event, 7th Cybersecurity Weekend, which thoroughly tackled increasing online payment usage across the Asia Pacific. Through its virtual media conference with the theme, "Marking the money movement in...

Call of Duty: Vanguard, Warzone now comes with RICOCHET anti-cheat feature

Activision Blizzard announced RICOCHET anti-cheat tool to combat unfair plays on Call of Duty: Warzone and Vanguard.  RICOCHET Anti-cheat takes a multifaceted approach in combating cheats, backed by a team of dedicated...

Overwatch Halloween Terror 2021 goes live!

Overwatch is now celebrating the spooky month of the year with Halloween Terror, now live across all platforms! Challenges will also be part of the spooky fun in Overwatch Halloween Terror 2021,...
realme no.1 smartphone brand Shopee sale 10.10

realme ranks no. 1 in smartphone brand in 10.10. Shopee sale

Chinese-based smartphone manufacturing company realme reported that it topped among the smartphone brands during the Shopee 10.10 sale, as it ranked within the top three for audio and wearables. Realme offered various...
SMS text blaster

NTC orders online stores to cease selling of SMS text blasters

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) issued a cease and desist order against Facebook, Lazada, and Shopee to sell SMS text blasters. Inquirer reported that NTC directed Facebook Marketplace Philippines, Lazada Philippines, and...

Discovery+, Globe partner for subscribers to access Animal Planet, Food Network series

Factual streaming service, Discovery+, returned to the Philippines through the partnership with Globe. Viewers can now watch all sorts of content in Discovery+, including Animal Planet, Food Network, TLC, Asian Food Network,...
Nokia 6310, C30

Nokia C30, 6310 goes live in PH

Nokia continues to cater to feature phones while procuring solid smartphones in the Philippines with its new installments— the Nokia 6310 and the Nokia C30. Nokia 6310 (2021) is a classic phone...
parasocial relationships

Social media users in SEA seek parasocial relationships to escape lockdown reality, says study

Kaspersky's recent research showed that users in Southeast Asia are turning to virtual 'parasocial' relationships with influencers to cope with the effects of the pandemic. Parasocial relationships, AKA one-sided relationships, are booming...

640K Globe customers experience better connectivity after network rollouts in June, July 2021

Globe's recent installation of 199 cell sites and upgrades on at least 1,619 sites in June and July 2021 resulted in better call, text, and data browsing experience for over 640,000...
Amazon rainforest

Facebook updates commerce policies after Amazon rainforest sale on Marketplace

Facebook recently announced that it would be changing its commerce policies that bar the selling of protected lands across its associated platforms. This is after investigating a plot of the Amazon...
PC Building Simulator

PC Building Simulator now free to claim in Epic Games Store 

Wishing to upgrade PCs but don't have the budget for it? PC Building Simulator offers the virtual experience, which is now free to get exclusively on the Epic Games Store as...
WatchGuard Firebox appliances

WatchGuard launches new mid-range firebox appliances vs encrypted malware 

Leading cybersecurity firm WatchGuard Technologies recently announced the launch of its new Firebox M290, M390, M590, and M690 unified appliances. These new firebox appliances cater to small and midsize businesses under the...