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Delay in allocation of 700 MHz band

The GSM Association (GSMA) stressed the need for Asia-Pacific countries to allocate the 700 MHz band to mobile broadband use immediately, in order to take advantage of its socio-economic benefits. It found that further delays in the use of the spectrum could result in billions of dollars worth of losses in incremental GDP growth.

Q&A with Phil Harris, Head of Mobility (AMA), Check point Software

Once infected, the malware would allow anyone to remotely control the phones, take pictures, spy, record calls, intercept text messages and otherwise steal information loaded on the phones. All of these would take place without the owner’s knowledge or consent.

Globe changes Wi-Fi experience in PH; rolls out high speed Wi-Fi service in Serendra

In line with efforts to elevate the state of Philippine internet, Globe Telecom rolled out an ultra-fast Wi-Fi connection with speeds ranging from 16 Mbps up to 100 Mbps, depending on the density of foot traffic. Initially offered for free, the service is now available in Serendra, a prime property development in Bonifacio Global City.

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Every Third Company Uses Mobile Devices for Financial Transactions, Kaspersky Lab Survey Shows

According to a joint survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International, over 30% of companies use mobile devices to access corporate bank accounts and to make financial transactions.

Globe launches limited edition postpaid plan with bigger data allowance, free content

Globe Telecom is attracting new postpaid customers with a new postpaid promo plan that offers bigger data allowance and free content in the advent of the digital revolution.

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Globe, Singtel to help PH enterprises’ fight against cybercrime with Trustwave Managed Security Services

Globe Telecom, through its IT Enabled Services Group, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Singapore Telecommunications Limited (Singtel), Asia’s leading information and communications technology (ICT) services provider, to strengthen its information security capabilities and expand its portfolio by offering Trustwave managed security services.

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Kaspersky Lab Q3 Report: Mobile malware continues to grow, online bank accounts targeted more than 5 million times

Using statistics from the Kaspersky Security Network (KSN), which obtains information from millions of Kaspersky Lab product users in 213 countries, the report sheds light on the increase in mobile threats, the attempted theft of money from online bank accounts and targeted cyberattacks in the evolving threat landscape.

U.S. Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping madness made more accessible and affordable to GCash customers

Black Friday and Cyber Monday, two of the most anticipated shopping sales in the United States, are made more accessible and affordable to digital-savvy GCash customers through the international shipping provided by GCash American Express® Virtual Pay in partnership with My Shopping Box.

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Globe signs deal with Huawei to expand mobile network to elevate PH internet experience

Globe Telecom and Huawei Technologies signed a 5-year partnership deal to further enhance and expand the leading telecommunication provider’s mobile network to elevate the state of Philippine internet and strengthen its position as purveyor of Filipino digital lifestyle.

Globe starts elevating state of internet in PH

“An official ICT partner for APEC, Globe wanted to showcase the elevated state of Philippine internet as we provided enhanced indoor and outdoor cellular and Wi-Fi connectivity for all venues of the APEC meetings, including the APEC Economic Leaders Meeting (AELM) and the various hotels where the delegates stayed,” said Yoly Crisanto, Globe Senior Vice President for Corporate Communications.