Musical.ly sealed its first ever telco partnership with Globe. With this collaboration, Musical.ly and Globe aim to give customers access to a platform that allows creation of original content, and published by users themselves. “We are delighted to have this partnership with Musical.ly because their platform combines 2 of the biggest things that Filipinos love...

The MasterCard’s Safety and Security Index reported that up to 31% of shoppers worry about their orders not being delivered at all, with 10% having experienced it. Interestingly, despite this worry, consumers in Southeast Asia have been increasingly active online. Eighty percent of consumers made online transactions within a three-month period in 2015. To remove...

Forty percent of 55,000 consumers surveyed worldwide report decreased dependence on their traditional bank and increased excitement about alternatives, according to EY 2016 Global Consumer Banking Survey. A lack of trust, changing consumer behaviors and expectations set by digital innovators and increased competition from new players are eroding traditional bank relevance....

Discovery Primea, one of Manila’s premier business hotels, has announced its deployment of technology from Ruckus Wireless, Inc., to enhance the guest experience. Located in the Makati central business district, Discovery Primea is a deluxe hotel for business and leisure travelers on a quick sojourn or an extended stay in the city. With today’s ultra-mobile business customers carrying an average of four connected devices and consuming a plethora of connected apps, rich media, voice and video, Discovery Primea was in search of a solution...

Sophos has announced Intercept X, a next-generation endpoint security product that stops zero-day malware, unknown exploit variants and stealth attacks, and includes an advanced anti-ransomware feature that can detect previously unknown ransomware within seconds.  Sophos Intercept X installs alongside existing endpoint security software from any vendor, immediately...

HP Philippines has introduced new convertible and detachable laptops designed for mobile professionals, particularly millennials, looking for budget-friendly mobile devices that feature both the functionalities of a PC and the convenience of a tablet. The midrange Intel-based Windows laptops recently introduced in the Philippines include the HP Pavilion x360 Convertible, HP Pavilion x2, HP x2, and the HP Elite x2. Convertibles Running Windows 10 Home, the Pavilion x360 Convertible features a 360-degree geared hinge that lets you shift...

‘Gears of War 4’ is about to come back with brand new saga, and HyperX, a division of Kingston Technology,  announced its second official Xbox licensed gaming headset, CloudX Revolver Gears of War. The headset is co-designed with Microsoft and The Coalition, the studio developing Gears of War 4, featuring a  battle-weathered design to complement the...

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Introducing the new InFocus IN116x projector, a widescreen projector with 3200 ANSI lumens, 1280×800 native resolution, vivid color reproduction made possible by the DLP technology with InFocus BrilliantColor implementation, and high contrast ratio of 15000:1 that gives off that darker blacks and whiter whites for better color saturation contrast. Users...

Emerson, the US-based technology and engineering company, is collaborating with Miriam College’s new Henry Sy Sr. Innovation Center to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education. A major part of the collaboration is Emerson’s donation of an instrumentation laboratory at the school’s new Innovation Center, the country’s first integrated...

Just Mobile is launching a new line of full-coverage transparent cases and tempered glass screen protectors for iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. These include the TENC ultra-slim full coverage transparent cases and Xkin Tempered Glass. Just Mobile TENC is a near-invisible, self-mending case for the new iPhone. Crafted in flexible polycarbonate material with patented AutoHeal...