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TWITTER CITY PH OPENS IN MIND MUSEUM

No other country embraces Twitter much more like the Philippines. Agree?

 

 The title sums up and suggests the impact of popularity of the social media platform Twitter in the Philippines; lifted from the statement of Rishi Jaitly, Vice President – Media, Asia Pacific & Middle East, Twitter, when he introduced Twitter City in the country a couple of days ago. Twitter City Philippines is the first experiential and temporary space in the Asia Pacific region, launched in Mind Museum. Installed at the The Mind Museum in a private space, #TwitterCityPH comprises of different buildings and interactive zones (i.e. a photobooth area #SelfieMuna, a classroom with the Twitter #FlightSchool training, a Twitter #Trending […]

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PhilDev’s IDEA Symposium envision future of Internet Of Things

 

 During Philippine Development Foundation (PhilDev) IDEA Global Entrepreneurship Symposium held in Makati earlier today, Dado Banatao, PhilDev Foundation chair, shared/interesting insightsof what’s to come and expect as the Internet Of Things strenghtens digital infrastructure for the Philippines and technopreneurship community. Alongside the panel are Steve Jang, Advisor & Investor, Uber, Hyperloop; Dr. Juan Paolo Hinestroza, Professor, Cornell University; Dr. Rey Banatao, Co-Founder, Entropy Resins, hosted by Tony Velasquez, the group discussed the state of quality of education as important to develop innovative solutions to the country’s problems. Velasquez asks a very important question, if Filipinos can keep up with the […]

#PROTECH101 PART 4 WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT STAGEFRIGHT

#ProTECH101 (Part 4)! What is Stagefright?

 

 Last July, Globe Telecom, the No. 1 in mobile network,  launched an online security campaign aiming to inform and protect the public from online crimes that are rampant in this cyber age. You may ask yourself, “Are you safe and protected online?” From targeting and shooting down common mistakes that users make such as weak passwords, information sharing and autosaving information. Today, we bring you Part 4 of the #ProTECH101 series. #ProTECH101 Part 4 locks on the Android flaw called Stagefright. Disguised in the form of an MMS, Stagefright can easily access your device’s data even without you opening the message. […]

#PROTECH101 PART 3 THINK BEFORE YOU CLICK

#ProTECH101 (Part 3)! Think Before You Click

 

 As the online saying goes, ‘Think Before You Click‘ when you share vital information on the world wide web. On the first and second part of #ProTECH101 (Part 1 and 2), we shared with you the risks of disseminating personal information to the public, how to strengthen your passcodes, and secure accounts by disabling the autofill feature decreasing the risks of hacking and online fraud. This time, #ProTECH Part 3 focuses on online sharing discrepancies, what information we should avoid and what is safe for public sharing. Information such as birthdates, education and current location are things we should avoid sharing […]

#PROTECH101 PART 2 ONLINE SECURITY CAMPAIGN

#ProTECH101 (Part 2)! Keep your online accounts more secure

 

 A week ago, we shared with you some information how to protect yourselves from online fraud and identity theft through Globe Telecom‘s #ProTECH101, an online security campaign which serves as an information drive reminding netizens to keep vigilant in sharing personal information online. We shared three (3) basic tips focused on restricting the dissemination of personal information online as well as strengthening passcodes to avoid hacking incidents: Keeping personal information private Protecting our smartphones with pass codes Promoting the use of stronger pass codes That was the first part. #ProTECH101 Part 2 focuses on making accounts more secure by restricting certain features […]

BE PART OF #PROTECH101 CAMPAIGN

#ProTECH101 (Part 1)! Is your password safe enough to protect you from online fraud and identity theft?

 

 In response to current issues of online fraud and identity theft, Globe Telecom recently launched its online security campaign to serve as an information drive reminding netizens to keep vigilant in sharing personal information online. Globe encourages everyone to be vigilant at all times, especially when sharing information in public profiles such as birthdays, mobile numbers, pet names, etc., because someone, somebody out there is lurking to get a piece of information about you to hack your accounts, steal your identity, transfer bank deposits without your knowledge, and many more. Globe’s #ProTech101 campaign aims to further promote online security and online crime prevention […]