Pag-IBIG Fund launches mobile app

PAG-IBIG Fund officially launched the Virtual Pag-IBIG Mobile App to bring its services closer to members as it marked its 42nd anniversary on Wednesday, December 14, 2022. President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. recognized Pag-IBIG Fund’s accomplishments over the years and welcomed the launch of its official mobile app through a recorded message for the agency. “Through […]

Globe lowers capex by 30% in 2023

AYALA-BACKED Globe has lowered its cash capital expenditures (capex) by 30 percent to US$1.3 billion for 2023 from an expected peak of $1.9 billion in 2022, the company told the local bourse Friday, Dec. 9, 2022. The new capex was approved by the board on Dec. 7. “Given the headway made towards future-proofing the network, […]

CleverTap Unveils RenderMax

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and MUMBAI, India, Dec 7, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – CleverTap, the World’s #1 Retention Cloud today unveiled RenderMax – a proprietary technology that can increase mobile push notification render rates up to 90% on low-end Android devices. Push notifications have the power to increase customer retention rates anywhere from […]

Globe Telecom CEO sees stock trade, loans as next profit source

Globe Telecom Inc. is pursuing mobile stock trading and lending to unserved consumers as growth from its traditional business tapers off, President Ernest L. Cu said. Globe, which counts Singapore Telecommunications Ltd. and conglomerate Ayala Corp. as its largest shareholders, is building its lending business through its GCash platform which already has a loan portfolio […]

GALA Sports, the up-and-coming mobile sports game developer whose parent company seeking for successful Hong Kong IPO as World Cup comes near

EQS Newswire / 03/11/2022 / 14:50 UTC+8 GALA Sports, the up-and-coming mobile sports game developer whose parent company seeking for successful Hong Kong IPO as World Cup comes near   The global market for mobile sports simulation games is expected to grow to USD 13.3 billion in 2026 GALA Sports’ graphic rendering abilities and self-developed […]

Globe is PHL’s Most Reliable Mobile Network in Q3, sustains network performance for better customer experience

Leading digital solutions platform Globe continues to cement its dominance as the Most Reliable Mobile Network in the Philippines, logging the highest consistency and availability scores in the third quarter this year. This feat sustains its Q2 leadership, obtaining the highest scores in All Technology Consistency with 82.55 and All Technology Availability with 92.03, according […]

Globe wants SIM registration law to require valid IDs

GLOBE Telecom, Inc. on Monday said the proposed law on the registration of subscriber identity modules (SIM) cards should require users to present verifiable identity documents. “There is a need for an authentic, verifiable source document that establishes a SIM holder’s identity,” Globe General Legal Counsel Froilan Vicente M. Castelo said in an e-mailed statement. […]

Phone makers told to educate users on scams 

THE NATIONAL Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has ordered mobile phone makers, distributors and dealers to educate users about text scams.   In a Sept. 4 memo, NTC Commissioner Gamaliel A. Cordoba said users should be taught how to block texts and create spam folders.   “These directions shall be disseminated through manufacturer’s websites and social media accounts,” the […]

PHL digital quality of life worsens

THE Philippines’ ranking in index measuring digital wellbeing went down seven places amid lower scores in Internet connection affordability, quality, and stability, as well as cybersecurity. The country ranked 55th out of 117 countries in the Digital Quality of Life Index 2022 by virtual private network service provider Surfshark from 48th last year. This year’s […]

Kaspersky warns of more Trojan, ransomware attacks on smartphones

By Norman P. Aquino, Special Reports Editor PHUKET, THAILAND — Kaspersky on Thursday warned of more cybersecurity attacks against Android and iOS devices, with the notorious Anubis Trojan now targeting smartphones using its banking Trojan with ransomware functionalities. The global cybersecurity company detected 11.5 million malicious installation packages in the Asia-Pacific (APAC)region in the first […]

Sugarverse Enters a Joint Venture with a Big Game Studio to Disrupt the P2E Economy

London, UK, August 26, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – The candy-themed Play-to-Earn gaming metaverse and blockchain startup Sugarverse (token: $CNDY) has entered into a joint venture with XS Software, an established European cross-platform and mobile game developer who launched its first browser-based game as early as in 2005, to dominate Play-to-Earn and solve the industry sustainability challenges. The management […]

Shopee 9.9 sale includes community-building initiatives

SHOPEE’s Sept. 9 sale will offer shopping deals, vouchers, games, and a chance to support community-building projects. The 9.9 Super Shopping Day marks the start of the year-end shopping season. “We are thrilled to be welcoming the busiest sale season of the year with our users, sellers, and communities from all over the Philippines,” said […]

Meet the 5G Ecosystem at BYOND MOBILE

BANGKOK, Aug 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Looking ahead to 2030, humans hope for an improved quality of life that requires a wide range of 5G connected digital services. Decreasing traffic congestion, producing green energy, using robots for dangerous work, making health computable, using farm management systems for enhanced crop productivity and […]

Mondial to distribute Agfa’s mobile digital imaging system

MONDIAL Medical Technologies has been named the local distributor of the digital radiography (DR) products of Agfa, a Belgium-headquartered multinational.  Agfa’s DR 100s is a mobile digital radiology system that enables “first-time right” imaging at low radiation doses.   This allows for faster workflow in the department, and thus better patient care and diagnosis, according to […]

SocialPeta released the mobile game & app industry report in H1 2022

SINGAPORE, Aug 1, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – SocialPeta, the global leading ad intelligence platform, released its H1 2022 report on both mobile games and non-game mobile apps. It collects the perspectives from leading mobile platforms, such as Snapchat, Chartboost, Liftoff, Vungle, Udonis, Mobidictum, Game Factory and more. Additionally, the data covers 72 […]