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Power of mobile financial services thru Globe’s Mynt partnership with Cebuana Lhuillier

 

 Mynt is Globe’s newest mobile financial services providing company that aims to be the next billion’s “bank” recently tied-up with Cebuana Lhuillier of the PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies to power up solutions dealing with micro-financial services such as pawning, remittance, micro-insurance, bills payment, microloans, and business-to-business solutions. The partnership aims to empower entrepreneurs and ordinary citizens to change how they look at banking. With access to the innovation thought process of Globe Telecom and leveraging on the mobile technology of G-Xchange, Inc. (GCash), Mynt seeks to provide an entire ecosystem of mobile financial services and solutions to not only […]

GLOBE TELECOM CHANGES PHILIPPINE ENTERTAINMENT LANDSCAPE WITH GLOBE STUDIOS, GLOBE LIVE, AND NEW CONTENT PARTNERS

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. […]

SMART AND WARNER BROS. PICTURES TIE UP FOR BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE COMIN SOON ON MARCH 26, 2016

Smart and Warner Bros. Pictures seal partnership to bring Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice promos with Big Bytes offers

 

 A month’s time before the official release of the much awaited ultimate superhero movie Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice is shown, Smart and Warner Bros. Pictures team up to bring unparalleled experience with Smart’s Big Byte’s offers and trip to Hong Kong or Tokyo for two, to lucky Smart Prepaid, Smart Postpaid,  and SmartBro subscribers and experience an adventure inspired by the lifestyles of Batman and Superman based on DC Comics characters. Super-sized video experience with Big Bytes 50 “We are thrilled to partner with Warner Bros. Pictures as the official mobile partner on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice […]

IFLIX, SMART, AND PLDT GIFT OF ENTERTAINMENT FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON

iflix, PLDT, and Smart merger shares the Gift of Entertainment of up to 1-year FREE subscription for the holiday season

 

 Yes, you’ve read it right. The Gift of Entertainment brought by iflix, PLDT, and Smart allows existing PLDT Home subscribers. from mid-December, to enjoy 12-months of iflix (normally, you’ll have to pay PhP 1,584 for this) at no additional charge for all DSL, Fibr, uLTEra, or Telpad plans. Talk about unlimited access to tens of thousands of hours of entertainment, that is. That’s not all. All Smart, Sun, and Talk ‘N Text subscribers will receive 3-months iflix subscription bundled onto their existing service (which usually costs them PhP 387), sponsored by no less than Smart at no additional charge. Download […]

GCASH BEEP MASTRECARD EVERYDAY ALL-IN-ONE CARD

GCash beep MasterCard, one step forward to safe, fast, and secure payment solutions

 

 People will no longer carry wallets with different payment cards and with no more loose change in their pockets. That and more are what Globe and MasterCard‘s visions through the network’s GCash mobile payment service, to provide safe, fast, and secure way of mobile spending and people to store their hard-earned cash. The partnership of Globe GCash and MasterCard also allow the integration of beep card, a reloadable electric payment platform, into its system providing an everyday all-in-one tap, swipe, and shopping experience for those who will avail of GCash beep MasterCard. For only PhP 150, people can avail the GCash […]

AFFORDABLE CHERRY PREPAID BY CHERRY MOBILE POWERED BY GLOBE

No. 1 handset brand Cherry Mobile and the leading mobile network Globe forge partnership to ‘slay large competitors’ with game-changing innovations

 

 It was a partnership seen as coming, yet came in as a surprise when the No. 1 handset brand Cherry Mobile announced its game-changing partnership with the leading mobile network, Globe Telecom, during the launch of Cherry Prepaid SIM, endorsed not by a popular and in-demand on-screen love-team, but by a very well-known and trusted media and showbiz personality, comedian/host/actor Michael V. “Our brands Globe, TM, hit a specific niche or market segment in the Philippines. We do feel that the Cherry Mobile brand will now emanate and fill those gaps that we cannot cover. We are very excited with working […]

THE GREAT SAMSUNG GIVEAWAYS

Great Samsung Giveaways spreads joy and excitement with great daily prizes, trip for two to Korea, and a limited edition Volkswagen Beetle

 

 We hope our headline title excites you that much because Samsung is really giving away lots of prizes to stir up the joy of the holiday season. The Great Samsung Giveaways is Samsung’s biggest and merriest promo with gifts with all devices paired with free bundles on selected models.   The promo which started on November 6 will last until December 31, 2015 and will be giving away over P3 million worth in their daily raffle from December 1 to 31. One lucky winner will bring home great prizes including a trip for two to Korea, a Road Bike from Trek, […]

BRUCE CAMPBELL REPRISES HIS ROLE AS ASH WILLIAMS ON ASH VS. EVIL DEAD TV SERIES

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 […]

PLDT HOME TVOLUTION STICK BUNDLE

TVolution Stick, game-changing computer on a stick by Intel with power-packed PLDT HOME entertainment bundle

 

 A month ago we introduced to you Compute Stick powered by Intel, a small device that can transform your TV screen into a computer device that you can use for work, play, and entertainment. Compute Stick is the latest from Intel technology and it’s one of the innovations that can change the way you look at personal computers and laptops. A real game-changer. Today, PLDT HOME takes lead in integrating Intel’s innovation taking off from the country’s first over-the-top (OTT) device TVolution — a small device which turns an ordinary TV into an Internet TV, the TVolution Stick takes it a step further by transforming […]

RYAN AGONCILLO SUN POSTPAID PLAN 599 AMBASSADOR

Sun welcomes Ryan Agoncillo as Postpaid Plan 599 brand new ambassador

 

 Sun welcomes Ryan Agoncillo as brand new ambassador for their latest value-packed Postpaid Plan 599, which is the brand’s answer to irresistible bundle of calls, text, and data being offered in the market today. With Postpaid Plan 599, Sun offers unlimited Sun calls and texts, 400 texts to other networks, and 400MB data per month. The kicker here is the FREE Android smartphone and Samsung 3V tablet that aims to beat other brands offering just a free phone. If you’re an addict to Android gadgets and you have the means to go postpaid, then Sun’s Postpaid Plan 599 is for […]

PLDT CHAIRMAN MANUEL V. PANGILINAN LED THE LAUCNH OF DIGITAL CAMPUS SUITE

PLDT Chariman Manuel V. Pangilinan led the launch of Digital Campus Suite

 

 PLDT and Microsoft aim to boost PH IT education by launching Digital Campus Suite, a new service package that will enable students and academe access online learning programs and to earn IT (information technology) certifications for critical IT skills that are now in-demand in today’s digitally driven industries. This initiative is under PLDT’s business unit PLDT SME Nation that has been very active in partnering with schools and learning institutions to build their technology and connectivity resources in support of the education sector’s need to improve ICT learning among the students and academe. “We at PLDT are confident that this […]

BE #WEATHERWISER

Know the weather when planning your trip across the Philippines

 

 Going out of town is always an experience everyone loves to have and enjoy.  Whether it’s part of business or simply leisure, planning for a trip from packing your bags to your itinerary, needs to be as convenient and carefully planned as much as possible to avoid unnecessary things to happen along the way. Do your checklist one day before your planned trip. Check your budget, itinerary, meal planning, hotel you’ll be staying, packing and trip essentials, and the most important thing of all, the weather update in the area you are going. The last checklist has been always the least that most […]

PLDT HOME AND SMART TEAM UP WITH FOX CHANNEL FOR DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CONTENT

PLDT HOME, Smart, and Fox International Channels partnership offers top-line entertainment viewing

 

 Philippines‘ biggest multimedia networks PLDT HOME and Smart strengthen dominance in the country’s digital entertainment by teaming up with global company and Asia Pacific‘s leading broadcaster Fox to offer extensive menu of top-line content and entertainment-viewing option. The partnership was celebrated during the announcement of the deal a couple of days ago, in Green Sun Hotel in Makati. “This content partnership with Fox makes world-class entertainment easily accessible to all our subscribers wherever they are – whethyer at home or on the go,” PLDT and Smart EVP and Consumer Business Group Head Ariel P. Fermin said. “We are delighted to […]

GLOBE TELECOM #NEXTLEVELKA CLASH OF CLANS COMPETITION

Globe Telecom’s #NextLevelKa Clash of Clans Competition Day 1 in Manila starts today, July 26

 

 Clashers forming alliances are on their fighting mode today, July 26, when the first day of Globe Telecom‘s #NextLevelKa Clash of Clans Competition starts in Manila for a two-day activity at TriNoma Mall Activity Center. Globe, through its digital brand for the youth Globe Prepaid, is hosting the country’s first Clash of Clans tourney which started yesterday, July 25 with over PhP 2 million worth of prizes at stake. As the purveyor of the Filipino digital lifestyle, Globe is conquering the mobile games arena with its GoSURF consumable data plan, which gives customers free access to top mobile games such as Clash of Clans. Globe […]

GMOVIES HAS GONE VIBER WITH FREE GARY STICKERS

Buy and reserve movie seats with GMovies plus get loads of fun with FREE Viber Gary stickers

 

 GMovies, the first and the only one of its kind mobile application in the country developed by Globe Telecom, recently entered into a partnership with Power Plant Cinemas, allowing more users to experience the convenience of an all-in-one app solution of buying tickets and reserving seats right on their mobile phones. With GMovies, moviegoers can stay updated on the current and upcoming movie releases in cinemas nationwide, check daily movie schedules, reserve the best seats, and purchase movie tickets straight from their smartphones. And that’s not all. GMovies has Gone Viber too bringing you FREE Gary at the Movies Viber stickers for […]

THE OFFICIAL IFLIX LAUNCH IN PH TOGETHER WITH SMART AND PLDT CHAIRMAN MANNY V. PANGILINAN.

Heather Morris aka Britney S. Pearce from Glee visits PH to promote iflix

 

 “Everybody’s so nice.” Those were the words that came out from Heather Morris aka Britney S. Pearce lips when she went on stage to promote iflix.com in the Philippines. Morris also talked about her experience at the White House in the US when she and her then boyfriend (now her husband) performed there, when she was interviewed by Joey Mead-King and Jayson Godfrey during the iflix event launch held in Green Sun Hotel in Makati. A Glee ensemble was presented to welcome the crowd during the iflix launch. iflix is the country’s newest video on demand content partnering with the biggest […]

EMBASSY OF ISRAEL AMBASSADOR EFFIE BEN MATITYAU.

IdeaSpace collaborates with the Embassy of Israel for Tel Aviv Digital Conference

 

 IdeaSpace and the Embassy of Israel are launching a competition and search for the best innovative idea to represent the Philippines in DLD Tel Aviv Digital Conference, Israel‘s largest International hi-tech gathering. This is the first time for the Philippines to participate in this International gathering which will be happening from September 6 to 12, 2015. The deadline for submission will be on June 30, 2015. The winner will be receiving a full travel package including round-trip airfare and accommodation to Israel during the International event. “This is a great opportunity fot Philippine startups to once again shine in the […]

PBNET MEMBERS AND BLOGGERS JOIN GLOBE BUSINESS #SAILFREEINTAAL ADVOCACY.

Philippine Bloggers Network participates #SailFreeinTaal Independence Day Boat Building Weekend

 

 Philippine Bloggers Network (PBNet), an organization that aims to professionalize the blogging industry in the country, showed its support to Globe Business’ advocacy #SailFreeinTaal in time for the celebration of Independence Day 2015 in Mataas na Kahoy, Batangas for a boat building weekend project aimed to support the community livelihood and help raise awareness of the bio-marine environment in the surroundings of Taal Volcano, particularly Taal Volcano Protected Landscape and its inhabitants. PBNet founders Azrael Coladilla (AzraelsMerryland) and yours truly, together with PBNet VP-Internal Ron Villagonzalo (WAHPinas) and member Ted Claudio (WazzupPH) were joined by Mike Policarpio, External Affairs Manager, Globe Telecom and RJ Dimaculangan, Team […]

BOAT GENIUS MICHAEL STORER HELPS IN TEACHING AND EDUCATING THE PARTICIPANTS ON HOW TO BUILD A SAIL BOAT.

Globe Business, PUSOD Inc. work hand-in-hand for #SailFreeinTaal Independence Day Boat Building Weekend

 

 Since 2011, Globe Business, the enterprise ICT arm of Globe Telecom, has been helping PUSOD Inc., an environmental NGO that employs the strategy of building centers that allow communities to take power over their environment in a conscious and caring manner (it has been assisting in Taal Lake Conservation since 2003), in raising awareness of the bio-marine environment in the surroundings of Taal Volcano, particularly Taal Volcano Protected Landscape and its inhabitants, according to PUSOD leader Anna Javier. Globe started their partnership with PUSOD in Kinalaglagan, Mataas na Kahoy by creating solid waste management programs that helps clean and maintain a safe […]

STUFF TOY DEPICITNG PANAM, THE PHILIPPINE EAGLE #FLYFREEPAMANA ON JUNE 12, 2015.

#FlyFreePamana, Globe Business and Philippine Eagle Foundation to set free Pamana on Independence Day

 

 Just in time for the celebration of the 117th Philippine Independence Day, Globe Business and Philippine Eagle Foundation (PEF) join together for an environmental consciousness and firing up the spirit of national pride by setting free our national symbol, Pamana, Philippine eagle, to its natural habitat in Mt. Hamiguitan, Davao Oriental. Pamana was rescued in 2012 in Iligan City and turned over to PEF after suffering two gunshot wounds; one on its left breast and another on its left wing. Pamana was immediately brought to the Philippine Eagle Center in Davao City where it was treated until full recovery for […]

One of Globe's booths during 12th Tindahan ni Aling Puring Sari-Sari Store Convention

Globe shows support to Filipino entrepreneurs through 12th Tindahan ni Aling Puring Sari-Sari Store Convention

 

 By being a major participant in Puregold Price Club’s 12th Tindahan ni Aling Puring (TNAP) Sari-Sari Store Convention, Globe Telecom, Philippine number one mobile brand fortify its support for local entrepreneurs and sari-sari store owners last May 20-24, 2015 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. Globe has been known as a consistent supporter of the annual event where sari-sari store owners were gathered, extending exclusive services and offers to members that will drove the growth of their respective enterprises. “The partnership between Globe and Puregold remained strong since 2010 and we want to continue this through exciting exclusive […]

The Festival Founders of Art BGC The NextACT One Festival during the press conference at Mind Pod 2, Mind Museum, Bonifacio Global City.

One Festival to bring colors and sounds to the landscape of Bonifacio Global City

 

 Some will paint the walls, some will lead the beat and everyone is invited to partake in the festival at Bonifacio Global City Dubbed as “Art BGC The NextACT One Festival” this 2015, it is an annual cultural activity initiated by Bonifacio Art Foundation, Inc. (BAFI) in partnership with an L.A. based art consultancy, Le Basse Projects, head sponsored by Globe Telecom. The Festival founders prepared new blasts on its third year promoting the value of arts and culture among the Filipino and international community in the city, dated May 22 to 30. Highlighting the murals, film, and music, different schedules […]

(Photo by James T. Austria)

Lamudi, MyProperty.ph ties up for better real estate platforms in the Philippines

 

 International property portal Lamudi acquired MyProperty.ph as a strategic move to give brokers, future homeowners, and sellers in the real estate industry a stronger property platform or portal to access in the Philippine market. Lamudi Philippines is part of the Lamudi global network which covers more than 30 countries across Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and Latin America. The local arm of the international property platform hosts residential and commercial property listings ranging from 80 up to 90 thousand. Both Lamudi and MyProperty.ph seeks growth in their existing brands and not to cancel another to give priority to the other, […]

Lenovo-Lazada Partnership: Launch of A7000 in PH

Lenovo ties up with Lazada for exclusive release of A7000

 

 Lenovo kicks off the coming of the much awaited A7000 smartphone in the Philippines and other countries in Southeast Asian region, to be exclusively retailed through Southeast Asia’s leader in online and effortless shopping, Lazada Upon successful tie-up with India and Indonesia, it is the first time that Lenovo is simultaneously launching a product in Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. A7000, the first smartphone with all-new Dolby Atmos technology that enhances the audio quality by allowing the sound flow above and around, was officially introduced in front of invited media guests plus a treat to 4D experience of The […]

15 MINUTES OF FAME: The Lip Sync Battle

Smart enhances mobile entertainment services with affordable video data bundles

 

 Planning to further enhance the mobile entertainment experience among Filipinos, wireless services leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), developed “sachet bundles”, making video streaming more affordable and accessible to Smart subscribers, announced last May 8, at Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City “Smart is thrilled to make online video content more affordable and accessible to Filipinos, who are avid viewers of YouTube’s trending music videos, viral clips, and online sensations,” according to Michele Curran, Smart’s First Vice President and Head for Data Services. Smart’s latest service innovation, the ‘new video data bundles’, offers more affordable deal to enjoy YouTube videos, Dailymotion, Vimeo, Skype […]