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GABAY GURO 2016

Gabay Guro pays tribute to teachers this Teachers’ Month

 

 Gabay Guro was born when a group of like-minded PLDT executives banded together over coffee for an advocacy for teachers. That was nine years ago. Today, Gabay Guro has over 1100 scholars on various state colleges and universities nationwide. There are over 300 LET passers, 496 active scholars as of August, 2016 and projected 167 graduates in 2017. Gabay Guro also celebrates the fat that 137 scholars graduated with honors – 112 cum laudes and 25 magna cum laudes. Gabay Guro has also partnered with local government units to further teacher education. What is Gabay Guro? Gabay Guro is a […]

PLDT SME NATION #BETHEBOSS YEAR 2

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 […]

PLDT HOME DSL BRAND AMBASSADRESS MISS UNIVERSE 2015 PIA ALONZO WURTZBACH

PLDT HOME congratulates Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach

 

 It’s just fitting that PLDT HOME is very proud of Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach, who is their brand ambassadress for PLDT HOME DSL, after the controversial and dramatic Miss Universe 2015 results seen as live on December 21,2015. Following her coronation, Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach will be greeted with a lot of congratulatory remarks as she broke the 42-year old drought of the Philippines race for the Miss Universe title crown. Wurtzbach bested 80 women from various parts of the globe to claim the country’s third Miss Universe title. She follows in the footsteps of Gloria Diaz who won in 1969 and Margie […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

SELL ONLINE EASILY WITH TACKTHIS!

Do you want to create your own e-commerce website? TackThis! Concierge is the solution

 

 TackThis! Concierge offers small and medium businesses (SMBs) of creating their own e-commerce platform for their online business supported by 3 services: Effortless Store Creation Don’t know where to start? Don’t worry. TackThis! Concierge have experts to help entrepreneurs from taking beautiful photos of their products to designing their own brand website. TackThis! Concierge have a dedicated team of Store Creation Specialists to help create fully functional store. Hassle-free Store Management Once your online store is ready, TackThis! Concierge will help process your orders through a group of Order Management Specialists. The service includes payment consolidation, delivery coordination, and customer inquiries management. On […]

ALYSSA VALDEZ, JAJA AND DINDIN SANTIAGO, AND JOHN VIC DE GUZMAN REPRESENTS THE NEW BARKADA FAMILY OF PLDT HOME ULTERA

Top volleyball players Alyssa Valdez and Rachel Daquis join the ranks of PLDT HOME Ultera brand ambassadors

 

 They are not just hard-hitting and top volleyball players in the country today, they also embody the characters of role-models for the youth with their outstanding skills, talent, and dedication in their field. Alyssa Valdez and Rachel Daquis join ‘Twin Towers‘ Jaja and Dindin Santiago, UAAP Season 75 MVP Ara Galang, UAAP standout Mika Reyes, and top male volleyball icons Peter Torres and John Vic De Guzman, as the newest barkada family brand ambassadors for PLDT HOME Ultera, the Ultra-Fast LTE with Internet speeds of up to 10 Mbps. Each of them young athletes are superstars in their own right and […]

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 […]

BIGGEST CLASH OF CLANS TOURNAMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES

UPDATE! Smart opens registration for Philippine Clash 2015, the biggest Clash of Clans tournament with over P2 million prizes

 

 Level up and strategize your game plan because the biggest Clash of Clans (COC) tournament in the country will be happening soon! Wireless services leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), the mobile subsidiary of PLDT, has announced that it is mounting the Philippine Clash 2015, the biggest Clash of Clans tournament, with over P2 million worth of prizes. Wow! that could be the largest prize pool in a local mobile gaming competition to date. A big hit all over the world, COC is one the many mobile games which Smart Prepaid subscribers may enjoy anytime, anywhere with the Entertainment Bundle, a feature-packed […]

NTC APPROVES GLOBE AND BAYANTEL JOINT APPLICATION

Globe acquires 54% majority shareholder in Bayantel

 

 If you were experiencing poor signal subscription services in the past from your Bayantel-hosted landline or broadband connections, listen to this. Those days will soon be over now that the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) approved the green light for the conversion of Lopez-owned Bayan Telecommunication‘s debt-to-equity to Globe Telecom. “The company (Bayan) can now concentrate on delivering better service to its customers,” said Salvador Tirona, president and CEO, Lopez Holdings. Records show that Bayan has been under a court-assisted corporate rehabilitation for nearly 23 years. In August 2013, “the regional trial court Branch 158 in Pasig City confirmed the amendment […]

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 […]

SMART REVAMPS PREMIUM POSTPAID PLANS, OFFER CUSTOM FEATURES. Smart Infinity ambassadors Mikaela Lagdameo, Grace Baja, and Andi Manzano-Reyes share how they maximize their existing premium postpaid plans.

Smart rolls out perfect match for Smart Infinity plans

 

 Today, May 19, Philippine mobile leader Smart Communications, announced its revamped Smart Infinity, the premium postpaid brand, that are tailor fit for the more affluent segment of the market. Smart Infinity now offers flexible and exciting plans that not only complement your daily pursuits, but more importantly help you make things happen with Roaming Plan, Consumable Plan, Tri-Net Plan, and Multi-Plan. “These new plans are, by far, the most carefully designed services we’ve offered in the history of Smart Infinity. This is the result of us ‘listening’ intently and responding to what subscribers need from a premium mobile service provider […]

SMART SURF PLUS PLAN LAUNCH WITH SMART EXECS.

Smart offers new Surf Plus Plan to bring the best digital postpaid experience for Filipinos

 

 Aside from the All-In Plan, Smart now offers the newest Surf Plus Plan to bring the best digital postpaid experience for Filipino subscribers. Surf Plus Plan is a revitalized lineup of postpaid plan offerings that respond to increasing subscriber need for mobile data, allowing every individual to choose from a wide portfolio of plans that come with bigger data allowances and customizable app-based add-ons. “This time, our Surf Plus Plans are packed with SuperSized Data, calls and text that is right for you, and you get to choose your free app and service that you can change every month – […]

Enjoy free access to updates on the biggest fight in the history, Pacquiao vs. Mayweather powered by SafeZone.

SafeZone offers free Pacquiao-Mayweather fight updates

 

 Voyager Innovations, Inc. (Voyager), with its new service offer to include pre-fight videos, news, and information beginning today up to the Pacquiao-Mayweather match scheduled on May 3, every feed of updates and special content free-of-charge was made accessible for the supporters of the people’s champ, Manny Pacquiao via SafeZone (http://www.safezone.ph/) Giving free access to the sports page (http://www.safezone.ph/sports), users can now scan through updates without worrying about mobile data charges, like other services under SafeZone. Another cultural history to partake in According to Dindo Marzan, AVP for Product Development and Management, Voyager, offering a more accessible service in SafeZone could […]

PATRICK TAN, PLDT VICE-PRESIDENT OF HOME VOICE SOLUTIONS, ANNOUNCED THE NEW PLDT HOME HC7 TELPAD AT VYNE GASTROPUB IN BGC.

PLDT HOME launched the most advanced All New Telpad for home connectivity

 

 PLDT HOME Telpad, the world’s first and only landline, tablet and broadband in one, just launched the latest and most high-technology unit to date that will connect all the appliances inside your home. The all new PLDT HOME All New Telpad is the most advanced centerpiece of the digitally connected Filipino home which is designed to level up the way families connect and manage the home. The All New Telpad has the advanced connected home concept that allows to control different appliances at home. With only one device, you can now control everything at the touch of your fingertips. “Ever since […]