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An Open Access Law is propose in Congress

The Congressional Policy and Budget Research Department (CPBRD) of the House of Representatives may include in its priority list in the next Congress the proposed Open Access Law of Globe Telecom for the telecommunications industry. In a letter to Globe, CPBRD requested for additional details on the telecommunication company’s proposal of an Open Access Law… Continue Reading

Globe Media Excellence Awards contenders in Mindanao bared

A total of 58 entries were shortlisted for various categories of the Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA), the most anticipated premier award-giving body that gives recognition to excellence in journalism in Mindanao. The premier award-giving body which recognizes excellence in journalism from the best breed of scribes in Visayas and Mindanao, the awards gives recognition… Continue Reading

Say I do to Bridestory

A Southeast Asian company is taking the wedding industry by storm. Using technology to their advantage, Bridestory connects wedding professionals to couples across the globe in the most convenient way possible. It is the leading wedding marketplace in the region. “Wedding vendors are very good at what they do, however, not all of them can… Continue Reading

DOST – ICTO, TechTalks.ph, and 1337 Ventures to run first Alpha Startup Bootcamp in the Philippines

The Department of Science and Technology – Information and Communications Technology Office, in partnership with 1337 Venturesand TechTalks.ph, is set to run a pre-accelerator program for startups in their early ideation and validation stages. The Alpha Startup Bootcamp will be on its pilot run in the Philippines this November, kicking off with a boot camp… Continue Reading

Telco pillar writes book on industry evolution

Globe Chief Legal Counsel and Senior Advisor Rodolfo A. Salalima, a recognized authority in the field of telecommunications law, launches his new book titled: “Telecommunications in the Information Revolution”. The book is a compilation of the law and jurisprudence on telecommunications and of insights on the evolving language and fundamental issues of the Internet revolution.… Continue Reading

Winners of 4th Globe Media Excellence Awards in Visayas announced

Outstanding media professionals and social media practitioners were honored at the 4th Globe Media Excellence Awards for their exemplary work in bringing most relevant social issues to the fore through the different channels of print, broadcast and digital media. The most anticipated premier award-giving body that gives recognition to excellence in journalism in central Philippines,… Continue Reading

Apple and Hermes Unveil the Apple Watch Hermes Collection

Hermes, a new collection of Apple Watch in stainless steel with finely crafted leather bands in distinctive styles. Apple® and Hermès today introduced Apple Watch® Hermès, a new collection of Apple Watch in stainless steel with finely crafted leather bands in distinctive styles from Hermès, including the Single Tour, Double Tour and Cuff, while respecting… Continue Reading

What I Learnt from Hootsuite University

Hootsuite University is the learning program of the popular Hootsuite social media management app. I earned a Hootsuite Certification from these learning program as a certified social media manager. When I started using Hootsuite to manage my brands and clients social media, I encountered the learning program of Hootsuite which is the Hootsuite University. I… Continue Reading