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Hong Kong continues to be the world’s most ‘connected’ population in 2016

The index shows which countries have the world’s most connected consumers, both overall and in detail across each of eleven different device types (smartphone, tablet, mobile PC, desktop PC, wearables, smart TV, TV set-top box, videogame console, e-reader, connected car and smart home), together with trends over the last five years.

Stephen Curry scored 17 in overtime to help Golden State Warriors escape with a 132-125 win in the Game 4 of their NBA Playoffs series against the Portland Trail Blazers. [Photo: Wikimedia / Noah Salzman]

NBA Playoffs: Golden State Warriors Take 3-1 Lead Over Portland Trail Blazers, Steph Curry Scores 17 in OT [Video]

The Golden State Warriors are now a win away from booking a return trip to the Western Conference Finals after escaping with 132-125 win against the Portland Trail Blazers in…

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APOS Summit gathers global key industry leaders to focus on future growth of video content creation and distribution

Asia’s premier event for media, telecoms and entertainment industry APOS (Asia Pacific Pay-TV Operators Summit) recently gathered leaders from established companies and fast growing new businesses fostering discussions on the video sector and the ecosystem of creating, distributing and monetizing content.

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Getting the lay of the land

NorthPine Land, Inc. (NLI), one of the country’s trusted real estate developers, recently held a Grand Affiliation Day participated by brokers and sellers from various localities in Pampanga.

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Manila City Government assists Globe in building #OneDigitalNation with fiber roll out in Binondo

Globe Chief Commercial Officer Albert de Larrazabal (right) and Globe Vice President for myBusiness Barbie Dapul (right) hand over a plaque of appreciation to the City of Manila represented by Administrator Ericson Alcovendaz (center) for supporting the rollout of fiber broadband technology in Binondo.

Globe Telecom board approves P22/share cash dividend

Globe Telecom said its board approved the declaration of second quarter cash dividend of P22 per share for holders of its common shares. The dividend will be paid to shareholders on record as of May 19, 2016, with payment date on June 3, 2016.

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The Electronics Giant Elkjøp is Bringing Yepzon Freedom to the Scandinavian market in bulk

The Finnish technology company Yepzon, a location device and service provider, has made a group-level retail agreement with the Elkjøp Nordic. By this agreement, the electronics giant Elkjøp will introduce Yepzon’s new locators to approximately 300 outlets in Scandinavia.

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Globe Telecom now opens Gen3 Stores for Premium Dealership

After opening its 12th Gen3 Store in KCC Mall de Zamboanga recently, Globe now opens Gen3 for premium dealership nationwide. By opening new stores in strategic locations around the Philippines, Globe would be able to expand coverage and allow more customers to experience the latest in digital lifestyle.

Groups urge voters to think outside of the ballot box for ‘endo’ of contractualization and elite rule

Members of partylists Ating Guro and Sanlakas, and militant organizations Bukluran ng Manggagawang Pilipino (BMP) and Partido Lakas ng Masa (PLM), converged in front of the Manila City Hall for a short program before marching to Mendiola, under two huge red banners with the slogans: “Eleksyong walang ilusyon! Manggagawa, panghawakan ang kinabukasan! Itayo ang gobyerno ng masa!” and “End contractualizaton!, Labanan ang Pandaraya! Iwaksi ang Elitistang Paghahari!”

Globe Telecom connects world’s oldest Chinatown with fiber broadband technology

In line with its vision of ushering the Philippines to become a digital nation by 2020, Globe Telecom collaborated with the city government of Manila in rolling out fiber broadband technology in Binondo. This initiative will provide world-class internet experience with speeds of up to 1Gbps to the world’s oldest Chinatown.