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The beautiful and moving new documentary tells an incredible story with unflinching, measured calmness.
One of the most jaw-dropping shots in Apollo 11, the revelatory new archive-based documentary about the 1969 moon landing, wasn't filmed anywhere near the moon. To be exact, it was shot about 250,000 miles away in Houston, Texas.A slightly wobbly camera held at ...
 
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These mobile payment apps are slowly turning the Philippines into a cashless society.
There’s this ambitious goal that the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has for the country. By 2020, it aims to make 20 percent of all transactions in the Philippines electronic, which means they are transacted without using cash. While it remains to ...
 
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There are more free messaging apps out there aside from Facebook Messenger.
Among the various free messaging apps available, Facebook Messenger looks to be the app of choice in the Philippines. According to the report Digital in 2019, 89 percent of the country’s internet population uses Messenger. That translates to around 67.6 million internet users ...
 
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Sony’s latest product offering for them is their smallest and most compact.
Last year, Business Insider reported that video content platform YouTube saw 1.8 billion users log in every month. That’s second only to Facebook with its two billion monthly active users. It's also Google’s most popular website among its wide variety of services.While ...
 
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Here's what Samsung has in store for 2019.
 The home of the future isn’t just high-tech and smart, it’s also connected. And if Samsung has its way, almost every piece of appliance you’ll have in your own house—from TVs and refrigerators to air conditioning units and vacuum cleaners—will bear the ...
 
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It'll compete against the locally developed game show app Paydro.
The mobile trivia game craze may finally go mainstream in the country, as social media giant Facebook launches Confetti, an interactive trivia game that may win users as much as $6,000.Confetti launches today, Thursday, 13 December 2018,  and may be accessed through the ...
 
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The rules have improved to ensure a safe, clean space for its users. But no system is perfect.
Picture this: you’re coming home from work. It’s already late and you’ve decided to tough it out standing in the bus rather than wait out the tide of commuters. You pull out your phone to pass the time while traffic is at ...
 
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Amina Rillo spoke about "brand safety" and other concepts at the 2018 IMMAP Digicon.
With digital media becoming more pervasive by the day, players from all parts of the industry are shifting to capitalize on these new frontiers and draw on its full potential. It's still largely the Wild West out there, as the digital media landscape can be exciting and ...
 
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This year, it's all about experience.
With over 3,000 delegates and more than 80 local and international speakers, the International and Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines’ Third Digital Congress Festival, or DigCon, is this year's largest showcase of cutting-edge digital media and marketing. Featuring speakers from Facebook, Google, ...
 
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Filipino data scientists have created this interactive map to show you what natural disasters threaten where you live.
As the Philippines braces itself for the arrival of Typhoon Hangkhut, a super typhoon "of extraordinary speed, scope and severity"—right alongside news that strong storms have sprung up all around the world "seemingly overnight"—perhaps no one can be blamed for feeling as if we were receiving the ...
 
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Here's how to access some missing articles you may need.
If you’ve recently tried to access any government-hosted websites, you might have noticed that the Philippines has run into a spot of technical difficulties.Last week, the DICT issued a statement saying that “The Government Web Hosting Service (GWHS) is experiencing hardware failure ...
 
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More than a hundred government websites have been affected.
If you’ve recently tried to access any government-hosted websites, you might have noticed that the Philippines' gov.ph sites have run into a spot of technical difficulty.Yesterday, the Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) issued a statement saying that “The Government Web Hosting Service ...
 
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Well, we at least helped.
The year was 2004. Back then it wasn’t F4F, but T4T. Testimonial for testimonial. You’d write a long prose of praise for a friend with an unwritten deal that he/she would write something nice (and hopefully equally long) back. “Testi naman” was ...
 
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The Taguig Robotics Team will only soar higher from here.
When one thinks about the future of technology, far-fetched cities like San Francisco (the home of Silicon Valley) or Tokyo, Japan might initially come to mind—but make no mistake, the Philippines has continued to make great strides in the fields of science, ...
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