Apple has unveiled its 2017 charts and trends, celebrating the most popular apps, music, movies, TV shows, books and podcasts across the App Store, Apple Music, iTunes, iBooks and Apple Podcasts. Editors and curators from Apple Music, App Store and iTunes highlight great content from indie artists and developers from around the globe. Music On Apple Music, Drake...

GoSPCE was launched as a mobile app that allows users to search and book shared work and shared play spaces (for rent). According to Randy McGraw, co-founder of ALTUS Digital Capital – the owner-operator private equity firm that is behind the creation of the GoSPCE – the platform is “both a discovery and booking experience for consumers as well as a full end-to-end...

The next-generation data center will exist beyond walls, seamlessly integrating core facilities with a more intelligent, mission-critical edge of network. These Gen 4 data centers are emerging and will become the model for IT networks of the 2020s. The advent of this edge-dependent data center is one of five 2018 data center trends identified by a global panel of...

Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Wednesday called on the Department of Education (DepEd) to include teaching code, also known as computer programming, in the K-12 program, especially in elementary schools. Currently, computer programming is offered only as an option in senior high school, under the Information and Communications Technology...

VeloCloud Networks Inc., the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN company, announced that its SD-WAN is further enhancing the ability for enterprises to extend Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN to Amazon Web Services (AWS). VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN enables Enterprises to securely support application growth, network agility, and simplified branch implementations. At the same time,...

Demonstrating eight years of partnership, Philippine Seven Corporation (PSC), the licensor of global convenience store chain giant 7-Eleven, and Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI), the marketer of the Caltex fuel brand, opened the 100th 7-Eleven-Caltex store at the Aseana Square along Macapagal Avenue in Pasay City. The newly opened C-store brings to 2,209 the total...

Fujifilm launched in the Philippines the instax Ginza package for Mini 9. Inspired by one of Japan’s most stylish districts, this package sells for only P4,499, with the special bundle including a diamond pouch sling bag, an instax album, a mirror card, Japan-nice stickers, 10 sheets of films, and the instax Mini 9. With the instax Mini 9, one can take better selfies...

According to the Kaspersky Lab IT Security Economics Report, over 77% of companies have suffered from some kind of attack during the last 12 months. An increase in attacks where distributed denial of service (DDoS) and point-of- sale (POS) systems were the main vectors is making the situation even worse – especially during the Christmas sale season, when there...

Organizations of all sizes are flocking to the cloud in the hopes of reducing costs, enhancing scalability, and improving disaster resilience through round-the-clock system backup. In fact, Gartner predicts that by 2020, the global spending for the cloud will surpass $1 trillion, driven by cloud-first strategies of companies. However, a recent study by cloud benchmarking...

McAfee Inc. released its McAfee Labs 2018 Threats Predictions Report, which identifies five key trends to watch in 2018. This year’s report focuses on the evolution of ransomware from traditional to new applications, the cybersecurity implications of serverless apps, the consumer privacy implications of corporations monitoring consumers in their own homes, long-term...