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Globe Telecom News: Telcos urge PCC to open channels for dialogue

Philippines leading telcos Globe Telecom and PLDT called on the Philippine Competition Commission to open channels for dialogue in order to resolve uncertainties concerning the joint buy out of San Miguel Corp.’s telecommunication assets.


‘Game Of Thrones’ Convention For Fans Coming In 2017

Fans of “Game of Thrones” will finally have a convention to call their own. Apart from the Comic Con, which is usually where other fandom converge, the separate “Game of Thrones” con will be a special, first-ever event.

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Globe improves mobile internet in Quezon City, expands 700 MHz coverage

Globe Telecom activated 10 more cell sites using the 700 megahertz spectrum as the company takes concrete steps to honor its commitment to further improve the mobile internet experience of its customers.

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Kaspersky Lab Press Release: 8% Of Users Hide Their Computers To Keep Their Sensitive Data Safe

To protect their privacy, paranoid users are turning to a multitude of methods to keep their personal data away from prying eyes in the online world, including hiding their computers. Yet multiple research studies from Kaspersky Lab shows that not enough users are aware of the risks, and those that are, use the wrong methods to stay safe online.

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‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ opens in 300 screens nationwide

“Independence Day: Resurgence” by director Roland Emmerich is all set to debut in theater, the sequel which will be set twenty years after the alien invasion that nearly decimated the planet.


‘Orange Is The New Black’ Samira Wiley Books Role In ‘You’re The Worst’

Fans of “Orange Is The New Black” may still be reeling from what happened in Season 4. Netflix released all of “OINTB’s” 13 episodes on Friday, June 17, and quite a number already know what happened to the character, Poussey, played by Samira Wiley.

Globe, PLDT sign agreement on IP Peering to improve internet experience of customers

Philippine telecommunications operators Globe Telecom and PLDT made another positive step at improving internet services for its millions of customers through a bilateral IP peering arrangement that will make downloading/uploading of web content faster and more efficient.

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Globe to Gov’t: Develop broadband infrastructure in rural areas

Globe Telecom is calling on the government to help develop broadband access in the Philippines by investing in internet infrastructure in rural and far-flung areas if the country hopes to achieve its economic development goals and social inclusion of all communities.

Group alarmed by Oplan RODY expansion in provinces

A YOUTH group expressed alarm after more local government units and their respective police commands have begun implementing or are planning to duplicate Oplan RODY or Rid the Streets of Drunkards and Youth in an effort to curb vices and petty crime.

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Globe teams up with MMDA for Metro Manila Shakedrill 2016

Globe Telecom has partnered with the Metro Manila Development Authority in undertaking the Metro Manila Shakedrill 2016, which aims to cultivate a culture of preparedness for residents of the metropolis for a 7.2 magnitude earthquake. The drill has been set for June 22, 2016.