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PLDT SME Nation brings back #BeTheBoss


 It’s time to nominate your favorite entrepreneurs and welcome the new batch of digitally-driven industry game-changers through PLDT SME Nation’s #BeTheBoss, a pioneering social media crowd sourcing search in partnership with Rappler. #BeTheBoss is now back for year two. “Our goal is simple and poignant – to demonstrate how digital technology can empower micro, small, and medium entreprises (MSMEs) and help them grow their business by looking to young and savvy entrepreneurs who’ve actually done it,” said VP and Head of PLDT SME Nation Mitch Locsin during the welcome program of Media Night for press and online media people last […]


The beauty and creepy side, from breaking news to Paris, of Periscope


 Just a few days back, Twitter launched a live-streaming mobile app which everyone thought of as the best that have ever happened in social media. Periscope app was launched in March 26, just a couple of weeks after another live video streaming app, Meerkat, debuted in March 2015. Both Periscope and Meerkat became popular in the micro-blogging site Twitter and are available in iOS, but the latter has sinced dropped from the U.S. iPhone download chart. We are not here to talk about the Periscope-Meerkat rivalry. Rather focus on the beauty of this mobile streaming app and the creepy side of […]

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 […]

CyberPress inducts new officers.

CyberPress inducts new officers


 As part of tradition,  newly elected officers of the Information and Communications Technology Journalists Association of the Philippines, also known as CyperPress, are set to be inducted on Friday, December 19, 2014 in Makati City. As in the previous years, DOST Undersecretary and ICT Office Executive Director Louis Casambre will administer the induction ceremony. The event will serve as the Christmas party of the organization. Elected officers for the year 2015 are Timothy James Dimacali, science and technology section editor of GMA News Online (President), Alma Anonas-Carpio, technology editor of Philippines Graphic (Vice-President for Externals), Jing Garcia, Infotek section editor […]