Tag Archives: mobile phone

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Mynt to serve as one-stop shop for financial services using every Pinoy’s mobile phone

Mynt, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom, is leveraging on the immense popularity of cellular phones in offering a one-stop shop for financial services to boost financial inclusion among Filipinos.

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Flatter Optics Could Be What ‘Thinner’ Mobile Phones Need

By now everyone has heard the intent of most mobile phone companies like Apple and Samsung to make smartphones thinner. Both have tried to go about it by taking out some traditional parts.

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Charging Mobile Devices Could Put Data at Risk

Smartphones can be compromised when charged using a standard USB connection connected to a computer, Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered in a proof-of-concept experiment. The researchers are now evaluating what the impact of such an incident might be.

GXI, First Performance Global partner to launch mobile app in PH for greater user security and purchase control

G-Xchange (GXI), a subsidiary of Mynt, a wholly-owned financial services subsidiary of Globe Telecom that operates the telecom’s flagship mobile commerce product GCash, has entered into a partnership with First Performance Global, an international platform provider, to launch GogoNogo, a mobile security app that allows users to turn on and turn off payment capabilities of their prepaid, debit or credit cards through their mobile phone, providing for increased user security and purchase control.