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Globe presents stellar partners that will shape the future of entertainment and mobile lifestyle


 Globe has been in the journey to create a wonderful world for consumers, businesses, and the nation, pioneering new ways for the subscribers to enjoy their mobile lifestyle with the rapid pace of digital technology. Last night, Globe Telecom unveiled their newest services that are set tor transform the digital landscape of the country. And when it comes to content, Globe is the purveyor of digital lifestyle. Dubbed as ‘The Next Attraction’, Globe presented the new, improved, and much faster internet mobile handset experience that will go hand-in-hand with the evolution of entertainment that Globe has to offer. The country’s no. […]

Shopee Terence Pang Agatha Soh Macy Castillo Digital App Mobile Technology

Shopee – Smart and Secure Mobile Marketplace


 For budding Entrepreneurs! The latest, Smart and Secure Social Mobile Marketplace – “SHOPEE” has officially launched in the Philippines! Boasts a wide range of products and is equipped with a Secure Payment Service and innovative socially-driven features to create a more secure, fun, fast, easy shopping and selling experience, Currently, it has millions of users across the region. “Today, a large part of online purchases in Southeast Asia takes place on mobile. With Shopee’s availability here in the Philippines, Filipinos can now fully experience a free, highly intuitive social mobile interface, where anyone can buy and sell in less than 30 […]


Fans get ready for the return of Ash Williams on new Evil Dead TV series


 Ash Williams is back to kick out all the evil dead back to their graves but this time, he’s too grandpa-ish and he’ll need sidekicks to blast the brains of these monster Deadites. Set 30 years after the first franchise The Evil Dead, Ash vs. Evil Dead brings back Bruce Campbell as Ash Williams, a trash-talking, anti-hero, idiot war vet who has survived two more sequels Evil Dead II and Army of Darkness. Ash vs. Evil Dead is a horror comedy TV series set to premiere on Halloween, October 31st, worldwide. All the 80s kids will be excited to know that this beloved […]


Competition pushes GrabTaxi to become better and know their market more


 With the popularity of mobile for taxi booking app services in the Philippines, GrabTaxi has been leading in terms of more satisfied passengers using the app, based on reviews and conversations with the drivers themselves who shared stories of how much GrabTaxi changed their lives by providing them with more steady income. “Sipag at tiyaga lang ser,” (Hardwork, sir) was what Angelito Ombay told us, who drives plate number WFI 650 when we asked him how he got to earn a very generous income from driving for GrabTaxi. “Masipag lang po talaga ako mag-accept ng bookings ng mga pasahero ko para mas lalong […]


Social learning network available on Google Play


 Do you know Brainly? First time we wrote about them when its Philippine version,, has been launched: Since that time, the number of users who visit the whole network increased to 40 million monthly and the Philippines became one of the most important, promising, and fastest growing markets. Now they have just released the mobile app for Android users on Google Play. How does Brainly work? Its aim is to connect students, who want to share knowledge with those, who have problems with some subjects or get stuck with their homework. Every student eventually becomes stuck on […]


GrabCar takes pride as Philippines’ first and only accredited Transport Network Company


 On July 3, 2015, GrabCar, the private vehicle hire vehicle booking service available through the GrabTaxi app, got its full accreditation being the first and only Transport Network Company (TNC) legalized by the Philippine government. The said accreditation was signed in the presence of Land Transportation Franchising & Regulatory Board (LTFRB) Executive Director, Roberto Cabrera and Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC), Secretary Emilio “Jun” Aguinaldo Abaya, together with GrabCar Philippines Head, Natasha Bautista. “With full accreditation, more Filipino commuters will be able to use GrabCar and be confident that we offer safe and private hire service. We will now focus […]

Times Square Billboard.

Visuals powered by AMD FirePro and Graphics Core Next displayed at Times Square


  AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced today the details behind one of the world’s largest and most technologically advanced display walls, located at Times Square, 1535 Broadway, between 45th and 46th Streets in New York. The stunning visuals that drive the digital signs’ gigantic size: 25,000 square feet of Ultra-High Definition digital signage consists of nearly 24 million pixels, all powered by AMD FirePro professional graphics cards. A single surface covering a city block in length and stand eight stories high, the sign is designed and managed by Diversified Media Group with playback system. Driving the visual display are thee AMD […]

GRABCAR VIA GRABTAXI APP CLASSIFIED AS TNVS BY DOTC AND LTFRB. Photo shows GrabTaxi Acting General manager Natasha Bautista.

GrabCar via GrabTaxi app classified as TNVS in DOTC, LTFRB regulatory board


 New classification of public utility vehicles is announced yesterday by the Department of Transportation and Communication (DOTC) in order to usher in app-based services like GrabCar. DOTC secretary Jun Abaya said that ‘the transportation network vehicle service (TNVS) classification will allow app-based services offered by Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) to exist within the department’s regulatory framework.‘ The private vehicle looking service, GrabCar via GrabTaxi app, provides fast, safe and convenient transport option for passengers. The transportation service app has been working with the department and the Land Transportation and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on accrediting its mobile app service since its […]

Magna and Leon: LG's latest mid-range smartphone

LG releases 2 new successfully developed mid-ranged smartphones


 LG brings their signature aesthetics and premium smartphone features on their recently produced mid-ranged smartphones at a reasonable price LG Electronics (LG) introduces in the Philippines their newest mid-range phone models, Magna and Leon, which was made affordable, packed with LG’s exclusive features Aside from affordability, the two newly released mid-range phone models were fused with the best balance of design and exceptional performance usability, ensuring to let extensive range of consumers feel a premium user experience using a mid-range phone. The LG Magna has a Quad-Core processor and it features an 8-megapixel rear camera, plus a 5-megapixel front camera […]

Kenneth Lingad, the Country Head of Google Philippines with the other guest speakers, answering a poll during the first session of panel discussion on DigPH.

DigPH-Digital Marketing, inspiring success for Filipino SMEs


 Entrepreneurs from Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) can resort to the digital way of marketing, as tackled in the first digital marketing exposition presented by Globe myBusiness and Google Philippines, April 22, at Shangri-La Hotel, Makati City Invited speakers whose stories, from being an SME has became one of the leading e-Commerce Business, shared different strategies, how they started and the lessons they’ve learned. Jerome Uy from Adobo Connection shared his ‘I wish I knew earlier’ notes about online marketing. He said that as an entrepreneur managing an SME, consumers must be the front of the business by putting first […]


Lamudi Philippines introduces Secret Dining Society, a social gathering concept of bringing in people together in one interesting place


 Last night, me and few select guests were treated to a very exclusive and secret dinner hosted by Lamudi Philippines, a Rocket Internet venture, and brought to a posh residential condominium property, The Beacon Makati, where a wonderful evening sight of Makati all the way to Manila Bay area can be seen on top of The Beacon’s Roof Deck – where the secret dinner was held. Conceptualized and popularized in the United States, the Secret Dining Society offers something unique where people can discover new places and enjoy great food while socializing with guests coming from different sectors of the community. Lamudi Philippines […]


HotelQuickly, the new mobile-for-travel app when you need hotel, quickly!


 Honestly, the play of words got the curious cat out of the bag in me. Those with playful minds will make a pun out of the name of the newest mobile-for-travel app, HotelQuickly. Quickie, is that would you say? Humour or not, when seriously taken, the word play becomes beneficial for people who loves traveling and in some sort of dilemma when looking out for a perfect place, hotel, hostel, etc., in the most convenient ways possible. I thought “HotelQuickly will be just another typical travel and hotel booking app that I wont probably use, lest will just take a lot […]

SAFEZONE AND THE BIGGEST PH DIGITAL BRANDS. SafeZone provides a platform where brands can offer access to their mobile apps and sites to their users for free. Voyager Innovations President Orlando B. Vea (center, right) and SafeZone Product Manager Dindo Marzan (center, left) launched the groundbreaking platform together with initial SafeZone brand partners such as Lamudi, Carmudi, Tripda, Zalora, foodpanda, Yahoo! Celebrity, Eat Bulaga, Philippine Star, Rappler,, Philippine Airlines, Skyscanner, InterAksyon, MePay Swipe, Takatack, SPINNR, and GameX.

PH digital brands Agoda, Carmudi, Lamudi, Spinnr, MePay Swipe, Food Panda, Interaksyon, Skyscanner, and many more merged to SafeZone


 Targeting to reach 100 partners within the year, SafeZone, a first step to the free side of the Internet, partners with the biggest digital brands in the Philippines that will let customers discover and access mobile apps and sites at no data cost.  SafeZone is a free app downloadable initially available on Google Play Store with list of partner apps and sites that customers can access without additional data charges. SafeZone is a brainchild of Voyager Innovations, Inc., the digital unit of Philippine Long Distance Telecommunications (PLDT) Group and was officially launched yesterday, February 26, Thursday, at the Makati Shangri-La Hotel […]