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  • Facebook and tech giants to target attacker manifestos, far-right militias in database
    on July 26, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    A counterterrorism organization formed by some of the biggest US tech companies including Facebook and Microsoft is significantly expanding the types of extremist content shared between firms in a key database, aiming to crack down on material from white supremacists and far-right militias, the group told Reuters.

  • Connect to PH’s fastest network with new Signature Plan Lite at only P599 per month
    by vcatibog on July 26, 2021 at 9:39 am

    Taking your digital experiences to the next level powered by the country’s fastest network is now simpler than ever as leading mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has launched Signature Plan Lite, its most affordable postpaid plan yet at only P599 per month. Signature Plan Lite comes with the right amount of data for The post Connect to PH’s fastest network with new Signature Plan Lite at only P599 per month appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Harnessing technology for quality education
    by vcatibog on July 26, 2021 at 3:00 am

    Written by: Linda Bolido PLDT and its subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) have a long-standing commitment to support education in the country. This commitment proves invaluable as the companies’ partner schools continue to struggle with the disruption caused, since over a year ago, by the corona virus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic. While before the pandemic The post Harnessing technology for quality education appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • You can now auto translate text in Instagram Stories
    by jbalboa on July 25, 2021 at 9:37 am

    Instagram has announced a new option for its Stories format to help users translate content into a different language. The post You can now auto translate text in Instagram Stories appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • HP ProBook 455 G8 a cut above other business laptops
    on July 24, 2021 at 2:30 pm

    Choosing the best laptop to fit your work and lifestyle can be like looking for a needle in a haystack. One way to trim down options is to identify the processor that powers the laptop. The processor, after all, is the heart of every laptop.

  • mWell, PH’s First Fully Integrated Health & Wellness App launches via Virtual Press...
    on July 24, 2021 at 2:20 pm

    Metro Pacific Health Tech Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Metro Pacific Investments Corporation, is transforming the digital health care ecosystem with mWell, an all-in-one app meticulously created for the Filipino’s holistic well-being, providing professional consultations, wellness programs, products, and delivery services.

  • DOST cooks up 'calamity-proof' instant arroz caldo for relief ops
    on July 24, 2021 at 11:25 am

    Lugaw is "essential," but so is calamity-proof and ready-to-eat arroz caldo!

  • 5 ways to become a smart Shopee shopper
    on July 23, 2021 at 11:58 am

    Most of us discovered the joy and convenience of shopping online during the past year. But are you truly maximizing your online shopping experience?

  • Shopee rises up the ranks in YouGov’s Most Recommended Brands for 2021
    on July 23, 2021 at 11:53 am

    Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, ranks 5th on market research firm YouGov’s Most Recommended Brands 2021 List in the Philippines.

  • JuanWheel: Solar-powered bamboo wheelchair for PWDs
    on July 23, 2021 at 11:20 am

    With innovation and Filipino ingenuity in mind, three senior high school students from Angeles City, Pampanga invented the JuanWheel—a solar-powered wheelchair made from local bamboo for persons with disabilities (PWDs).

  • 5 new training science/tech programs offered
    on July 23, 2021 at 11:15 am

    ​Filipinos seeking to upgrade their skills and knowledge in science and technology can now apply for five new grants and training programs from the Department of Science and Technology---Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development.

  • Innovative FENIX materials open doors to interior design market
    on July 23, 2021 at 11:10 am

    Following a well-established presence of FENIX® in the Philippine market for interiors, Formica Philippines strengthens its positioning by becoming the exclusive distributor of these innovative materials. 

  • Air Intellipure makes businesses profitable
    on July 23, 2021 at 11:05 am

    ​With the roll out of anti-COVID-19 vaccines, businesses are happily opening up in safe increments. 

  • Consumer Group: Safe cyberspace vital to digital readiness
    on July 23, 2021 at 11:00 am

    Consumer group Bantay Konsyumer, Kalsada, Kuryente (BK3) called on government and the Information and Communications Technology, and telecommunications sectors to crack down on online scams amidst increasing number of cybercrime victims during the pandemic.

  • Globe tops Netflix ISP Speed Index anew in 2021
    on July 23, 2021 at 10:00 am

    Globe Telecom once again topped the Netflix ISP Speed Index for the month of June 2021, proving the company’s consistency in providing stable connectivity to Filipino families while ramping up efforts to achieve a #1stWorldNetwork in the country.

  • TikTok predicts Shoppertainment to dictate purchase trends in PH mega sales
    by hniitsu on July 23, 2021 at 8:34 am

    Manila, Philippines, 15 July 2021 – With the mega sales season fast approaching in the Philippines, TikTok, the leading destination for short-form mobile videos, predicts that customers’ need for shopping with brands that entertain them (a phenomenon termed as Shoppertainment) will dominate buying patterns in 2021. In a round-up of key insights that will impact The post TikTok predicts Shoppertainment to dictate purchase trends in PH mega sales appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • How Synology DSM 7.0 makes business IT easy and secure
    by mtan on July 23, 2021 at 8:26 am

    NAS vendor Synology released DSM 7.0, the latest version of the data management operating system that powers over eight million NAS/SAN solutions. The release includes numerous features focused on making the platform more flexible and capable, including integrating cloud-powered capabilities. What are Synology NAS and DSM 7.0? NAS (Network Attached Storage) is an intelligent storage The post How Synology DSM 7.0 makes business IT easy and secure appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • TikTok reinforces its commitment to promoting camaraderie and support on the platform through the...
    by vcatibog on July 23, 2021 at 6:14 am

    As a platform committed to providing its users with a friendly, inclusive environment where they can freely and creatively express themselves, TikTok actively takes measures to address important issues such as negativity and cyberbullying within its community. Its recently-launched global campaign, #CreateKindness, aims to boost awareness about cyberbullying, and promote kindness and inclusion online. In The post TikTok reinforces its commitment to promoting camaraderie and support on the […]

  • Mercedes-Benz hits accelerator in e-car race with Tesla
    by ggaviola on July 22, 2021 at 11:01 pm

    LONDON  – Mercedes-Benz maker Daimler plans to invest more than 40 billion euros ($47 billion) by 2030 to be ready to take on Tesla in an all-electric car market, but warned the shift in technology would lead to job cuts. Outlining its strategy for an electric future, the inventor of the modern motor car said The post Mercedes-Benz hits accelerator in e-car race with Tesla appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Marsquakes reveal the anatomy of the Red Planet’s interior
    by ggaviola on July 22, 2021 at 10:56 pm

    WASHINGTON – Seismic waves from quakes detected by NASA’s robotic InSight lander have helped scientists decipher the anatomy of Mars, including the first estimates of the size of its large liquid metal core, thickness of its crust, and nature of its mantle. The findings disclosed on Thursday shed light on what had been a poorly The post Marsquakes reveal the anatomy of the Red Planet’s interior appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Websites of airlines, banks, tech companies back online after brief global outage
    on July 22, 2021 at 6:25 pm

    Many websites were briefly down in an outage sparked by a glitch in Akamai Technologies Inc's systems, the second major disruption linked to the cloud company in about a month.

  • Smart elevates GigaLife App with innovative ‘GigaPay with PayMaya’ feature
    by bdiaz on July 22, 2021 at 6:01 am

    Now that going digital has become an essential part of everyday life, running out of data in the middle of an online activity – like sending an urgent work or school file, holding a watch party for your favorite series, checking out your food order, or battling it out with your friends on a mobile game The post Smart elevates GigaLife App with innovative ‘GigaPay with PayMaya’ feature appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Apple Airpods review: Everything you need to know
    by Lili Zecevic on July 22, 2021 at 2:25 am

    The standard Apple Airpods come with fundamental features such as fast iOS device(s) pairing and automatic pause and play. Although they don’t have noise cancellation, they are a very convenient wireless earbud choice. Some other core features added by Apple include Siri’s hands-free capability and quicker switching between user devices. The regular Apple Airpods is The post Apple Airpods review: Everything you need to know appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Netflix to add mobile video games as subscriber growth slows
    on July 21, 2021 at 10:40 pm

    Netflix Inc said it would make a deeper dive into video games as the movie and TV streaming service projected weak subscriber growth amid growing competition and the lifting of pandemic restrictions that had kept people at home.

  • PH continues to rise in global speedtest rankings
    by bdiaz on July 21, 2021 at 7:15 am

    The Philippines continues to rise up the global speed rankings, being among the top 100 globally in both mobile and fixed download speeds, based on Ookla’s Speedtest® Global Index* June 2021 data. The country is currently at the 75th spot in the world on mobile, climbing 2 notches with an average mobile download speed of The post PH continues to rise in global speedtest rankings appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Here are 5 essential software for every freelancing creative
    by bdiaz on July 21, 2021 at 4:36 am

    Freelancing comes with its own set of challenges. Much like remote work, being productive and accomplishing tasks on time are the basic requirements. To make work easier every day, these five unique essential software are necessities of every creative freelancer. 1. Time management apps Simplify freelancing work and get more tasks done efficiently with the The post Here are 5 essential software for every freelancing creative appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • British ministers cut off funding to chip factory after sale to China — reports
    by evalderrama on July 20, 2021 at 10:36 pm

    British ministers have cut off taxpayer-funded payments to Britain’s biggest microchip factory after its sale to a Chinese-owned technology company, the Telegraph reported late on Tuesday. UK Research and Investment (UKRI) has suspended grants to Newport Wafer Fab under government instructions after its sale to Nexperia, the newspaper reported. Earlier this month, when asked whether The post British ministers cut off funding to chip factory after sale to China — reports appeared first on […]

  • Instagram tool lets users avoid 'sensitive' content
    on July 20, 2021 at 10:24 pm

    Instagram on Tuesday added a way for users to adjust how tightly they want to filter out violent or sexually suggestive posts while they explore the image-centric social network.

  • After conquering Earth, Bezos completes new mission in space
    on July 20, 2021 at 3:46 pm

    Jeff Bezos fulfilled his longtime dream of going into space Tuesday and potentially opening a door to space tourism--possibly the next mission for the man who built one of Earth's biggest business empires.

  • Philippines global internet speed rankings climb further in June
    on July 20, 2021 at 6:05 am

    The Philippines rose a few notches in a global ranking of mobile and fixed broadband internet speeds, according to the latest figures released by global speed monitoring firm Speedtest by Ookla.

  • Best Chrome extensions for salespeople
    by Lili Zecevic on July 20, 2021 at 2:44 am

    Whatever your profession or passion, there’s a list of the best Chrome extensions for you. These can help you do more on your browser for your business! On this one, we’ll show the Google Chrome tools that are best suited for sales folks. We’ll kick things off with the nine best Chrome extensions for business The post Best Chrome extensions for salespeople appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • PH internet speeds up since 2016 – 741% for fixed broadband, 341% for mobile
    by Alexander Magno on July 19, 2021 at 7:32 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — Internet speeds in the Philippines have increased since the start of the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte in July 2016 — 741% for fixed broadband and 341% for mobile, according to the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC). This is based on the global index of Speedtest.net by Ookla, an international internet speed monitoring The post PH internet speeds up since 2016 – 741% for fixed broadband, 341% for mobile appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Climate change sees Swiss Alps add over 1,000 lakes – study
    by kadraneda on July 19, 2021 at 12:28 pm

    Geneva, Switzerland — Climate change has dramatically altered the Swiss Alp landscape – at a quicker pace than expected – as melting glaciers have created more than 1,000 new lakes across the mountains, a study published Monday showed. The inventory of Swiss Glacial lakes showed that almost 1,200 new lakes have formed in formerly glaciated regions The post Climate change sees Swiss Alps add over 1,000 lakes – study appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Tesla’s Autopilot can soon detect turn signals, hazard lights and more
    by jbalboa on July 19, 2021 at 4:23 am

    Tesla's Autopilot system will soon include new features capable of detecting turn signals, as well as hazard lights, and more. The post Tesla’s Autopilot can soon detect turn signals, hazard lights and more appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Jeff Bezos and crewmates prepare for inaugural Blue Origin space flight
    on July 18, 2021 at 12:27 pm

    Billionaire American businessman Jeff Bezos and his three crewmates are engaging in a crash course of training on Sunday in preparation for his company Blue Origin's inaugural flight to the edge of space planned for Tuesday.

  • Valve takes on Nintendo Switch with new games console
    by evalderrama on July 16, 2021 at 11:33 am

    PARIS — A new battle for dominance of the lucrative games console market is looming after US company Valve unveiled a device to rival the hugely popular Nintendo Switch. Valve, which owns gaming platform Steam, announced Thursday that it will start shipping its Steam Deck console in December with prices starting at $399. The company boasted The post Valve takes on Nintendo Switch with new games console appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Moon ‘wobble,’ rising sea levels to cause surge in floods in 2030s—NASA
    by ibiong on July 16, 2021 at 9:46 am

    A natural lunar cycle paired with rising sea levels due to climate change will result in a surge in flooding in the mid-2030s, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) researchers said. This high-tide flooding will be affecting coastlines all over the world, NASA pointed out in an article on the study on July 7. The The post Moon ‘wobble,’ rising sea levels to cause surge in floods in 2030s—NASA appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Best current gaming consoles
    by Lili Zecevic on July 16, 2021 at 2:41 am

    Video gaming consoles have changed drastically over the years since their invention. From the design to the features to the technology, you can barely recognize the ones you probably knew in the ‘90s to the current consoles sold in the market now. Current gaming consoles are sophisticated, sleek, and designed for smart usage. Most of The post Best current gaming consoles appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • How Amazon might soon monitor your sleep patterns
    by ibiong on July 15, 2021 at 7:32 am

    Amazon will be able to use radar sensors for the purpose of monitoring consumers’ sleep patterns. For now, Amazon has not specified which device could potentially host this technology or when it might be released. It’s a very mysterious kind of radar, coming to an object still unknown. Amazon has just obtained authorization in the The post How Amazon might soon monitor your sleep patterns appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • C the best of you with CAMON 17 and be one of 100 lucky live raffle winners at TECNO Mobile’s...
    by vcatibog on July 15, 2021 at 6:08 am

    TECNO Mobile invites you to C The Best Of You, its upcoming CAMON 17 livestream show on July 16, 2021 at 6 p.m. The event will be bursting with cool local celebrities and personalities eager to help you live your best life.  Hosted by Phaister and Rose Sugatan, there will be segments showcasing guests’ makeup The post C the best of you with CAMON 17 and be one of 100 lucky live raffle winners at TECNO Mobile’s livestream show appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Policy on electric vehicle charging stations up for publication, says DOE
    on July 14, 2021 at 5:58 am

    The Department of Energy (DOE) is set to issue a policy on electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, which will pave the way to incentivize investments in the EV sector.

  • Twitter suspends some fake accounts it verified by mistake
    on July 13, 2021 at 9:00 pm

    Twitter Inc said on Tuesday it mistakenly verified some fake accounts that the social media company has now permanently suspended, months after restarting its verification program.

  • Iran unveils Islamic dating app to encourage marriage
    by dlejano on July 13, 2021 at 8:48 am

    TEHRAN — Iran on Monday unveiled an Islamic dating application aimed at facilitating “lasting and informed marriage” for its youth, state television reported. Called Hamdam — Farsi for “companion” — the service allows users to “search for and choose their spouse,” the broadcaster said. It is the only state-sanctioned platform of its kind in the The post Iran unveils Islamic dating app to encourage marriage appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Nintendo Switch new model – Nintendo Switch OLED is coming!
    by Lili Zecevic on July 12, 2021 at 1:51 pm

    We will have the Nintendo Switch’s latest model soon. Sadly, it isn’t the Nintendo Switch Pro that Nintendo fans were waiting for years. Instead, we will get the Nintendo Switch OLED model, a watered-down upgrade that probably isn’t worth it. First, we’ll go through the new features of the Switch OLED. We’ll compare it with The post Nintendo Switch new model – Nintendo Switch OLED is coming! appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • C the beauty of life through the lens of CAMON 17
    by bdiaz on July 12, 2021 at 2:13 am

    CAMON 17, the newest smartphone from TECNO Mobile, is now available in the Philippines. Various events and activities are scheduled in celebration of its release, one of which is a photo exhibit on TECNO Mobile’s Facebook and Instagram , featuring the work of some of the country’s top photographers. Every photo showcased in the exhibit The post C the beauty of life through the lens of CAMON 17 appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • ‘Super Mario’ cartridge sold for video game record $1.5 million
    by ggaviola on July 11, 2021 at 11:34 pm

    WASHINGTON, United States  – A cartridge of Nintendo’s classic video game “Super Mario 64” set a world record Sunday, selling at auction for $1.56 million. The sale, the first ever of a game cartridge to surpass $1 million, came just two days after a sealed copy of “The Legend of Zelda” — made for the The post ‘Super Mario’ cartridge sold for video game record $1.5 million appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • British billionaire Branson takes off for space
    on July 11, 2021 at 2:40 pm

    Billionaire Richard Branson took off Sunday from a base in New Mexico aboard a Virgin Galactic vessel bound for the edge of space, a voyage he hopes will lift the nascent space tourism industry off the ground.

  • Crypto farm using 3,800 PS4s shut down in Ukraine for alleged electricity theft
    by ibiong on July 10, 2021 at 8:39 am

    A massive cryptocurrency farm apparently using PlayStation 4 gaming consoles for mining has been shut down in Ukraine for alleged electricity theft. The illegal crypto farm was set up at an old warehouse in the city of Vinnytsia, according to a July 8 release from the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU). It was reportedly established The post Crypto farm using 3,800 PS4s shut down in Ukraine for alleged electricity theft appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • 30,000 sites linked to child abuse blocked
    by clopez on July 9, 2021 at 9:12 pm

    PLDT Inc.’s fight against online child abuse gained ground after the telco giant blocked almost 30,000 links and sites hosting explicit content involving minors as of June this year. PLDT, with subsidiary Smart, said the campaign ramped up following its membership into the United Kingdom-based Internet Watch Foundation (IWF). IWF’s members include tech giants such The post 30,000 sites linked to child abuse blocked appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • vivo V21 enables productivity all thanks to its extended RAM feature
    by hniitsu on July 9, 2021 at 8:52 am

    Smartphones have been an extension of work-from-home setups vivo addresses lagging and crashing concerns in smartphones with the extended RAM feature Aside from productivity, vivo V21 supports fun break times with its impressive camera MANILA, PHILIPPINES–JULY 9, 2021: For many students and workers, smartphones have been a vital extension of their remote work setup. It The post vivo V21 enables productivity all thanks to its extended RAM feature appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • China’s Tencent turns to facial recognition to snag late-night child gamers
    by ibiong on July 9, 2021 at 7:15 am

    Chinese tech giant Tencent has rolled out a facial recognition “midnight patrol” function to root out children masquerading as adults to get around a government curfew on underage gamers. China bans people under 18 from playing online games between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m., part of a raft of rules introduced to weed out the The post China’s Tencent turns to facial recognition to snag late-night child gamers appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • South Korean toilet turns excrement into power and digital currency
    by kadraneda on July 9, 2021 at 1:19 am

    ULSAN, South Korea — Using a toilet can pay for your coffee or buy you bananas at a university in South Korea, where human waste is being used to help power a building. Cho Jae-weon, an urban and environmental engineering professor at the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), has designed an eco-friendly The post South Korean toilet turns excrement into power and digital currency appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • LGBTQ rights groups blocked on China’s biggest social media app
    by ibiong on July 8, 2021 at 9:59 am

    Multiple social media accounts belonging to major university LGBTQ rights groups in China have been blocked from the popular WeChat app, prompting fears of targeted censorship and calls Wednesday for an online protest. The WeChat pages of groups, including Huazhong University of Science and Technology Gay Pride and Peking University’s ColorsWorld, had their past posts The post LGBTQ rights groups blocked on China’s biggest social media app appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • China's Tencent turns to facial recognition to snag late-night child gamers
    on July 8, 2021 at 8:07 am

    Chinese tech giant Tencent has rolled out a facial recognition "midnight patrol" function to root out children masquerading as adults to get around a government curfew on underage gamers.

  • TikTok lets users apply for jobs with video resumes
    by ggaviola on July 8, 2021 at 12:02 am

    Short-video sharing app TikTok on Wednesday launched a pilot program that lets users upload video resumes for U.S.-based jobs ranging from a WWE Superstar to a senior data engineer at Shopify or a creative producer at TikTok itself. Under the “TikTok Resumes” program, companies including Chipotle Mexican Grill and Target Corp will accept video resumes The post TikTok lets users apply for jobs with video resumes appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • TikTok lets users apply for jobs with video resumes
    on July 7, 2021 at 9:43 pm

    Short-video sharing app TikTok on Wednesday launched a pilot program that lets users upload video resumes for US-based jobs ranging from a WWE Superstar to a senior data engineer at Shopify or a creative producer at TikTok itself.

  • Paris gets a taste of pizza-making robots
    by jbalboa on July 7, 2021 at 10:48 am

    The glass-enclosed kitchen is staffed by silver robots that build, bake and box up pizzas with the help of specially developed equipment. The post Paris gets a taste of pizza-making robots appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Smart brings fans closer to Son Ye Jin and Hyun Bin this July via Smart Hallyu Hangouts
    by bdiaz on July 7, 2021 at 6:03 am

    Leading mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. is bringing Filipino fans closer to their favorite Korean superstars through Smart Hallyu Hangouts, a series of online shows where subscribers can watch their idols.   Smart Hallyu Hangouts pilots on July 16 with multi-awarded Korean actress and Smart Signature endorser Son Ye Jin while Hyun Bin takes on The post Smart brings fans closer to Son Ye Jin and Hyun Bin this July via Smart Hallyu Hangouts appeared first on Inquirer […]

  • vivo V21: How can users’ productivity benefit from a bigger RAM storage
    by hniitsu on July 7, 2021 at 2:55 am

    RAM serves as a digital pocket that stores data as the smartphone runs multiple apps vivo extends its 8GB RAM with an additional 3GB virtual memory — allowing for a total performance of 11GB RAM The vivo V21 series makes a great option for people who constantly multitask MANILA, PHILIPPINES–July 6, 2021: Global smartphone brand The post vivo V21: How can users’ productivity benefit from a bigger RAM storage appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Spanish couple develop high-tech glasses to help son see
    by ibiong on July 6, 2021 at 9:55 am

    When their two-year-old son Biel started falling over a lot and had difficulty climbing stairs after learning to walk, Jaume Puig and his wife sought medical help to figure out the problem. After visiting several doctors, the toddler was diagnosed with low vision, a condition far more common than blindness that makes daily tasks a The post Spanish couple develop high-tech glasses to help son see appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Dumbo jet: UK elephants head to the wild in Kenya
    by kadraneda on July 6, 2021 at 8:49 am

    London, United Kingdom — Touting a world-first for “rewilding,” an animal charity said Tuesday it was set to fly a herd of elephants from a British zoo to a new home in Kenya. The Aspinall Foundation said it would use specially built crates aboard a Boeing 747, dubbed the Dumbo jet, to take the 13 pachyderms The post Dumbo jet: UK elephants head to the wild in Kenya appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Podcasts burst onto China youth scene
    by dlejano on July 6, 2021 at 6:01 am

    BEIJING — A lesbian coming to terms with her sexuality, a village covering up abuses and a dissection of the three-child policy — an explosion of Chinese podcasts are wrestling with social issues considered taboo under the country’s strict media controls. More than 7,000 new podcasts came online last year with an audience tipped at The post Podcasts burst onto China youth scene appeared first on Inquirer Technology.

  • Globe Business future-proofs enterprise connectivity with SD-WAN services
    by bdiaz on July 6, 2021 at 5:28 am

    As more and more businesses turn to technology to thrive in new environments, Globe Business is expanding its services with a suite of Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) solutions to enable enterprises to improve network management with security, agility, and cost-efficiency. A step-up from the traditional router-centric WAN architecture, Globe’s SD-WAN is designed to deliver The post Globe Business future-proofs enterprise connectivity with SD-WAN services appeared first on […]

  • Hackers demand $70M after Kaseya ransomware attack
    on July 5, 2021 at 8:44 pm

    Hackers were on Monday demanding $70 million in bitcoin in exchange for data stolen during a "gargantuan" attack on a US IT company that has shuttered hundreds of Swedish supermarkets.

  • Richard Branson plans space trip ahead of rival Bezos
    on July 2, 2021 at 3:16 pm

    Call it a space race for billionaires: British mogul Richard Branson one-upped rival Jeff Bezos on Thursday, announcing that he too will blast beyond Earth's atmosphere -- as many as nine days ahead of the Amazon founder.