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iPhone introduces purple design

chrome_reader_modeApril 21, 2021 loyalty account_circleNoah James

Apple users have a fresh new design to look forward to in the upcoming iPhone drop, according to a report by GMA News. The tech giant just unveiled that the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini will be available in purple. "The new purple finish, just in time for spring, adds another bright and fun o...

Netflix shares tumble 10%

chrome_reader_modeApril 21, 2021 loyalty account_circleNoah James

Netflix Inc. added fewer-than-expected paid subscribers in the first quarter, weighed down by a lighter content slate in the first half of the year due to COVID-19 production delays, sending shares tumbling 10 percent in after-market trading, according to a report by GMA News. The rapid growth...

Global smartphone sales increase 24% in first quarter

chrome_reader_modeApril 21, 2021 loyalty account_circleNoah James

Global smartphone sales snapped back in the first quarter of the year to show the strongest growth since 2015, a market tracker said in a report by GMA News. Strategy Analytics said smartphone makers shipped some 340 million units in the first three months of the year, a 24 percent jump from the sa...

Novaliches diocese links Covid-19 patients with priests 

chrome_reader_modeApril 09, 2021 loyalty account_circleMichael Lim

The Diocese of Novaliches opened an online platform for prayer requests for patients with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and confined in isolation facilities, according to a post on the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) website, according to a report by GMA News. T...

Ivermectin, oxygen tank top Google searches

chrome_reader_modeApril 09, 2021 loyalty account_circleNoah James

Filipinos seem to be more interested with the antiparasitic drug Ivermectin and are looking for sources of oxygen tank than registering for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine based on the number of searches on Google, meta-search website iPrice Group said in a report by Philippine News Agen...

DOH launches #ChecktheFAQs campaign 

chrome_reader_modeApril 07, 2021 loyalty account_circleJames Lopes

The Department of Health (DOH) launched the  #ChecktheFAQs campaign to emphasize the importance of accurate information in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and encourage the public to fact-check information that they come across. The campaign was launched together with various tech compa...

Faith, Hallyu, Covid-19 top 3 topics for Filipinos on Facebook

chrome_reader_modeApril 07, 2021 loyalty account_circleGab Ocampo

Faith, sports and entertainment, Covid-19, international affairs, brands, government affairs and social media are the top issues discussed in Filipinos’ posts in Facebook in March 2021. A big data analysis conducted by campaigns  consultancy and management firm BluePrint.PH last March sh...

Google Maps direct drivers to 'eco-friendly' routes 

chrome_reader_modeMarch 30, 2021 loyalty account_circleNoah James

Google's Maps app will start directing drivers along routes estimated to generate the lowest carbon emissions based on traffic, slopes and other factors, the company said in a report by GMA News. Google, an Alphabet Inc unit, said the feature would launch later this year in the U.S. and eventua...

PH ranks second in frontier technology performance 

chrome_reader_modeMarch 23, 2021 loyalty account_circleMichael Lim

The Philippines is the second 'overperformer' in ICT deployment, skills, research and development (R&D), industry activity, and access to finance, based on the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s (UNCTAD) Technology and Innovation Report 2021, according to a r...

ePLDT first in PH to roll out Salesforce Commerce Cloud 

chrome_reader_modeMarch 09, 2021 loyalty account_circleMichael Lim

ePLDT, the ICT arm of PLDT Enterprise, is the first in the Philippines to launch and offer Salesforce Commerce Cloud which is a cloud-based ecommerce solution that simplifies personalized shipping experience for businesses and their end customers. Salesforce Commerce Cloud will enable businesses to...

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