Mobile advertising dominated digital ad campaigns in the Philippines, while at the same time, on-target mobile ad performance outpaced digital ads served via desktop and total digital in 2017, according to a newly released report by performance management company, Nielsen. The Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings Benchmarks report, which assessed more than 3,000 digital campaigns...

Kaspersky Lab researchers helped uncover a number of unknown vulnerabilities that have left gas stations around the world exposed to remote takeover, often for years.  The vulnerabilities were found in an embedded gas station controller of which there are currently over 1,000 installed and online. The manufacturer was notified when the threat was confirmed. Ido...

Digital transformation initiatives are expected to add an estimated $8-billion to the Philippines’ gross domestic product (GDP), and increase its growth rate by 0.4% annually by 2021, according to a study entitled “Unlocking the Economic Impact of Digital Transformation in Asia-Pacific.” The report, conducted by Microsoft in partnership with IDC Asia Pacific,...

Starmobile starts off 2018 with the launch of its sturdy classic phone, the UNO B310, and a fun selfie feature phone, the UNO B311.  Feature phones have always been known for their strong build, but the slim and sleek UNO B310 takes it a notch higher with its metal fabrication that helps it withstand accidental drops or pressure. The device also features a high...

HP Inc. has unveiled a range of new devices, displays and accessories, including the rollout of several  premium features to the best-selling HP EliteBook 800 series and HP ZBook 14u/15u mobile workstations. These devices – along with the all-new HP Thunderbolt Dock G2 and expanded portfolio of four new HP 4K displays – will bring powerful innovation and premium experiences into the mainstream workforce. Today’s modern workforce requires greater flexibility in where and how work gets done. Sixty-two percent of people work from...

Collabora Productivity, the driving force behind putting LibreOffice in the cloud, announced a new major release of its flagship enterprise-ready cloud document suite – Collabora Online 3.0. Collabora Online is a LibreOffice-based online office suite allowing one to access document editing through a web browser. It is interoperable with all major document,...

Without the Olympics, there would be no means of fostering the quick growth of various technologies. Multiple technological areas have witnessed growth because of these elite Games including cyber security, smart cities, smart transportation systems, big data revolution, waste recycling, and player tracking and monitoring systems. The Games are the catalyst that...

With the 2018 Winter Games, McAfee, a device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, warned global fans, consumers, athletes and organizations alike of Winter Games-themed phishing attacks. Through these attacks cybercriminals are most likely seeking passwords and financial information, using a number of techniques to entice victims into opening weaponized documents. Tactics...

Globe Telecom announced today that it has initiated discussions with independent third parties for the establishment of a tower company to help speed up the build and deployment of cellular towers in the Philippines. Globe is looking at divesting all or part of its tower assets to independent tower companies as part of its network expansion and optimization plan. ...

To secure the country’s information and telecommunication infrastructures against any threats or attacks, Senator Leila de Lima has called for a Senate investigation into the ongoing selection of a third telecommunications operator in the country. In filing Senate Resolution (SR) No. 603, De Lima also expressed serious concern over Duterte’s apparent partiality...