Taal Volcano Protected Landscape’s ecotourism receives big boost from Globe-Pusod collaboration

Taal’s ecotourism has received a big boost from the collaboration between Globe Telecom and the non-profit environmental organization Pusod, Inc. which are both working together to empower communities around the lake through environment education and sustainable enterprises.

Climate Justice Group Welcomes DENR Review on Coal Plants but Bats to Include a More Comprehensive Energy Review

The Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ) welcomes the recent pronouncement of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to conduct a review of all the permits and operations of the existing coal-fired power plants. This came as a reaction to the news quoting Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Regina Paz “Gina” Lopez that the review is necessary to check and assure that the plants pose no danger to the environment. The group believes that if done, it will definitely alleviate the long standing miseries the communities been subjected to like the various social, environmental and health impacts brought about by these dirty and harmful power plants. However, the group warns that the review is not a simple process and hopes that it will not redound to mere lip service.

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Globe Telecom positions Davao in global connectivity map

Globe Telecom is positioning Davao in the global connectivity map by aggressively building on its network infrastructure in the city that includes the construction of the Philippine end of an international undersea cable system, the only facility of such kind in the country to directly connect Davao with the rest of the world.


Adele To Headline Superbowl Halftime Show In 2017?

Reports have it that Adele might say, “Hello!” to the Superbowl in 2017. The massive star is supposedly being eyed for the coveted Halftime spot, because she can appeal to all ages and fanbase.

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Filipino SMEs now have access to free business consultancy services from certified experts through Globe myBusiness

The typical Filipino dream is having your own business, may it be small or big, whether you graduated in any business course or not, it’s a step closer to success. Planning a business is one thing, but to roll it out is an entirely different story. It entails a lot of careful planning, and strategizing.


‘Castle’ Cast After Cancellation: Actors Move On With New Gigs; Here’s Where You Can Watch Them Next

With “Castle” officially cancelled on ABC after Season 8 last May, the show’s actors have been keeping busy with new projects. Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic and Jon Huertas have been confirmed in new productions this coming fall. What are these and where can you watch these former “Castle” stars?

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ProjectSauron: Top Level Espionage Platform Covertly Extracts Encrypted Government Comms

In September 2015, Kaspersky Lab’s Anti-Targeted Attack Platform flagged an unusual feature in the network of a client organization. The anomaly led researchers to ‘ProjectSauron’, a nation-state threat actor attacking state organizations with a unique set of tools for each victim, making traditional indicators of compromise almost useless. The aim of the attacks appears to be mainly cyber-espionage.

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Globe latest news: Unlimited Roaming, 40 GB of mobile data offer with Platinum Lifestyle No Lock-up Plans

Giving customers the power to pursue passions and stay connected wherever they go, Globe Platinum launches the Platinum Lifestyle No Lock-up Plans that have double the data of up to 40 GB and built-in unlimited roaming allocation per month, all starting at Plan 3799.

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Globe 1st telco to provide free Wi-Fi services in LRT stations

From left are Globe Senior Vice President for Program Governance, Network Technical Group Joel Agustin; PHAR Managing Director-Asia Prem Bhatia; Globe President & CEO Ernest Cu; LRMC & President Jesus Francisco; and LRMC Business Development Head Janet Bautista.

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Globe 1H data traffic rises 35% on year to 151 petabytes; drives mobile data growth

Data traffic through the Globe Telecom network increased substantially by 35% on year to 151 petabytes at the end of the June this year from 112 petabytes a year earlier amid continuing increase in customer demand for bandwidth as more and more Filipinos are shifting to smartphone use.