Designers, engineers and visual effects artists may now get started with Autodesk software with virtually no up-front capital costs, and to quickly ramp up projects using Autodesk software. For the first time, customers can purchase access to a range of Autodesk desktop software on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis, in addition to traditional licenses, broadly expanding choices in how to access and pay for Autodesk software. Customers who choose to purchase monthly, quarterly or annual rental plans will receive similar benefits to...

Now you don’t have to constantly take your iOS or Android device out of your bag or pocket just to check if you have a new message, have incoming calls or missed a call.  Cookoo, a designer watch that connects to your iPhone, iPad, or Android device, is now available in Manila. Designed in France and engineered in the United States, Cookoo is the world’s...

The Philippines has the lowest smartphone penetration rate in the Asia Pacific region, according to a report released by Nielsen, a global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy. In fact, most Filipinos still own non-smartphones and a majority only have one mobile phone. The Nielsen report reveals that smartphone penetration in Asia...

It was just a simple portable solar lamp but the happiness it brought to families in far-flung Brgy. Tumanding in Arakan Valley, North Cotabato cannot be measured. Women with young kids in tow painstakingly trudged the long, rolling terrain from central Tumanding to Sitio Bagtak for more than an hour. They were among the initial 66 recipients of solar lamps distributed by Globe Telecom and its partners,...

The Philippine Software Industry Association (PSIA), the unifying organization of some 160 software companies operating in the Philippines, is set to launch the first annual Philippine software industry conference in the country dubbed as SOFTCON.PH: The Philippine Software Industry Conference on October 10 at the Dusit Thani Hotel, Makati City. Five decades since the rise of modern computer programming and the creation of the word ‘software’ itself, the Philippine local software industry is ready to claim its rightful spot...

Employee error is one of the main causes of internal IT security incidents which lead to the leakage of confidential corporate data, according to the findings of the Global Corporate IT Security Risks 2013 survey. The survey was recently conducted by B2B International in collaboration with Kaspersky Lab. Although vulnerabilities in software used by company staff in their daily duties is one of the...

MSI-ECS has announced that it recently inked an agreement with Lenovo formalizing its appointment as the authorized distributor of Lenovo tablets. Photo shows (from left) Joanne Manalac, AVP-PC and Server B Group, MSI-ECS; Vicky Agorrilla, Country General Manager, Lenovo (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. Philippine Representative Office; Koh Kong Meng, Vice President &...

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Canon has introduced three all-in-one photo printers that are targeted at the home market. The three printers are the PIXMA P200, PIXMA MG3570 & MG7170. The PIXMA P200 is designed as a personal document printer for the home that promises simplicity and ease-of-use with its clean operation panel design and sleek profile, allowing it to integrate easily into small...

Users who are thinking of acquiring a projector may now be able to compare and evaluate the color performance of projectors before buying one. A new specification, called Color Brightness, provides buyers information about the brightness of colors in projectors. Aimed at driving public awareness on a global metric that could help customers get the most out of projectors...

Audio equipment manufacturer, Electro-Voice (EV), has launched its new line of portable 12” and 15” loudspeakers under the ZLX line. Perfect for use as mains or monitors, the two ZLX models are are available in powered and passive two-way models and are ideal for musicians, DJs and performers looking for more than just a portable loudspeaker. The compact, lightweight...