Category Archives: Technology

Globe board OKs P22/share cash dividend; allots capex of up to $750M

Globe Telecom said its board approved the declaration of a first quarter cash dividend of P22 per share for common shares. The dividend will be paid to shareholders on record as of February 22, 2016, with payment date on March 4, 2016.

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Adwind: Malware-as-a-Service Platform that Hit more than 400,000 Users and Organizations Globally

10 February 2016 Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research and Analysis Team has published extensive research on the Adwind RAT, a cross-platform, multifunctional malware program also known as AlienSpy, Frutas, Unrecom, Sockrat, JSocket and jRat, and which is distributed through a single malware-as-a-service platform. According to the results of the investigation, conducted between 2013 and 2016, different versions of the Adwind malware have been used in attacks against at least 443,000 private users, commercial and non-commercial organizations around the world. The platform and the malware are still active.

Forging the partnership between Globe Telecom and the Tourism Promotions Board to offer the Globe Traveler SIM for free to tourists and balikbayans are Globe SVP

Globe Telecom boosts PH as Asia’s top tourist destination in the world

Globe Telecom, through its International Business Group, has renewed its partnership with the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) of the Department of Tourism to promote the Philippines as one of Asia’s top tourist destinations via its Visit the Philippines Again (VPA) 2016 campaign.

Globe Telecom participates in global move to protect netizens from online fraud, scams

As part of its commitment to enable the shift to a digital nation and empower Filipinos around the world to fully embrace their digital lifestyle, Globe Telecom joins a GSMA-led global initiative to protect users from the growing number of fraudulent activities and scams in the digital space.

Globe Business brings commitment to revolutionize PH enterprises through ICT at the 10th International ICT Awards

Globe Telecom information and communication technology (ICT) arm Globe Business is lending its support to the 10th International ICT awards, one of the most renowned awarding ceremonies in the IT-Business Process Management (IT-BPM) industry as part of its commitment to revolutionize and scale up Philippine enterprises and business organizations through ICT.

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Asacub Android Trojan: From Information Stealing to Financial Fraud

When first identified, Asacub displayed all the signs of an information stealing malware; however some versions of the Trojan are targeting users of online banking in Russia, Ukraine and the US.

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Globe spending on network infrastructure one of highest in Asia

Globe Telecom posted one of the highest capex-to-revenue ratio in the last two years showing how aggressive the telecommunications provider has been in upgrading and enhancing its network infrastructure.

‘8 Crucial Questions For Enterprise Scale Agility’

Over the last decade, we have seen the effects of digital disruption diminishing the competitive edge of Fortune 1000 companies. To stay afloat amidst drastic market changes, companies must adapt quickly. Software development teams have used Agile to deliver software that customers want, quickly and efficiently, for years. Can companies apply Agile company-wide to gain the same benefits? What can companies learn from development teams?

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Kaspersky Lab and Ferrari take partnership next level

Following Kaspersky Lab’s renewal of its sponsorship of the Scuderia Ferrari Formula One racing team last year, the global cybersecurity company is taking up its alliance with the leading luxury car manufacturer to the next level as it launches its online quiz dubbed, “Secure your Ferrari Experience.”

Globe #StartNow Youth Summit

Youth Summit set to educate and empower students on the latest digital trends and innovations

The continuing rise in smartphone penetration in the Philippines has allowed more individuals to get a hold of their own device and eventually learn to adapt a digital lifestyle – from social networking sites to various apps for efficiency. One’s mobile experience has immensely improved with tasks such as booking movies, restaurant seats, and even hailing cabs now having its corresponding apps for convenience.