Vivo Philippines has officially introduced entertainment celebrity and TV host Maine Mendoza as its new ambassador and endorser of its flagship products, including the Vivo V15 Pro. The innovative mobile phone developer and the young actress are a perfect match as they share the same road to success, with both overcoming challenges and rising up […]
The staggering figure of more than three billion fake accounts blocked by Facebook over a six-month period highlights the challenges faced by social networks in curbing automated accounts, or bots, and other nefarious efforts to manipulate the platforms.
Radenta, one of the country’s leading digital transformation players is making strong headway in the solutions integration industry. The company provides best-of-breed technologies coupled with the service of its pool of engineers specializing in Technology Integration, Virtualization and Cloud technologies. Technical support is on 8×5, 24/7 availability to ensure adherence to the client’s security policies, […]
Facebook on Thursday said it recently disabled billions of bogus accounts set up by “bad actors” and that five percent of active accounts are likely fakes.
Instagram on Thursday said it was not the source of private contact information for millions of influential users of the service recently found in an unguarded online database.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the transfer of hardware, software and technical services except those publicly available via open source licensing, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Sunday, in a blow to the Chinese technology company that the U.S. government has sought to blacklist around the world.
Technology firms are taking aim at the opioid crisis and related health problems with a new class of treatments — digital therapeutics — delivered by smartphone.
The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and Information Technology Business Solutions Corporation (ITBS) recently signed a partnership agreement to promote the development and competitiveness of young innovators in the country through the PCCI ITBS Young Innovation Challenge. The agreement was signed by PCCI president Ma. Alegria S. Limjoco (seated, left)and ITBS Chief Executive […]
Decades after Isaac Asimov first wrote his laws for robots, their ever-expanding role in our lives requires a radical new set of rules, legal and AI expert Frank Pasquale warned on Thursday.
Longtime video game console rivals Microsoft and Sony on Thursday announced an alliance to improve their platforms for streaming entertainment from the internet cloud.
The right to information has long been the rallying call of the public for government to promote good governance through transparency, accountability, and citizen participation. It falls under the premise that informed and critical citizens, as well as an open government, are indispensable components of a democratic society. Recognizing the importance of this universal right, […]
Managing the health of the planet, fighting discrimination or boosting innovation in the arts; the fields in which Artificial Intelligence can help humans are countless, and an ambitious London exhibition aims to prove it.
The recent Philippine 2019 Mid-Term elections showcased the dangers of over-simplifying the election process by adding technology. The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) deployed a paper-ballot-based system that employs a counting machine (Vote Counting Machine or VCM) that generates a voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT). The VCM source is openly “auditable”, and, as far as I […]
PLDT mobile services arm Smart Communications is ushering in a reimagined postpaid experience that puts customers first with the launch of Signature Plans. Designed for goal slayers who need a plan that can keep up with their fast-paced lifestyle, Smart Signature shatters the limitations of the traditional plans to deliver a prioritized, worry-free, and in-control […]
European aerospace giant Airbus and Paris underground operator RATP will study the viability of adding flying vehicles to the city’s urban transport network, the companies said Wednesday.
Beijing has broadened its block of online encyclopedia Wikipedia to include all language editions, an internet censorship research group reported just weeks ahead of China’s most politically explosive anniversary.
Major tech firms on Wednesday pledged to come up with new measures for stamping out violent extremist content on the internet, amid growing pressure from governments pushing for action in the wake of the massacres at two New Zealand mosques in March.
Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, will bring global K-Pop sensation BLACKPINK to the Philippines for the first Shopee X BLACKPINK Meet & Greet on June 6. Avid BLACKPINK fans, also known as Blinks, will get a once-in-a-lifetime experience to interact with their favorite idols at the event, which will feature […]
Vivo is introducing a limited-edition Blossom Pink color to its V15 smartphone to bring a touch of tender summer feels while evoking affection and sweetness. V15 handsets with the exclusive color variant which celebrates the season of bloom will be available at selected stores nationwide, until supplies last. Aside from its refreshing Blossom Pink color, […]
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tightening rules around its livestreaming feature ahead of a meeting of world leaders aimed at curbing online violence in the aftermath of a massacre in New Zealand.