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Kaseya offers new backup solution for local SMBs

MULTINATIONAL Kaseya has launched its integrated backup system to help various industries in the Philippines to improve on business and cost efficiency. Banks, financials,...

The future of history

WHEN Heneral Luna came out in 2015, I honestly didn’t expect much. Our historic excursions in cinema has had a “history” of being boring,...

Google brings camera twists, bigger screens to Pixel phones

NEW YORK—Google’s new Pixel phones mirror an industry trend toward lusher, bigger screens and add twists on the camera for better pictures. The third generation...

Asian stars meet with Filipino fans

THESE days, it’s not impossible to see our favorite foreign stars visiting the Philippines. Sometimes, all it takes is to trend a hashtag on...

Jet Yu: Angel in a suit

Continued from last week According to my college professor, to become a successful entrepreneur you need to start by working your way up the corporate...

Talking gloves, tactile windows: New tech helps the disabled

LONDON—Hadeel Ayoub slips a black glove onto her hand before beginning the swish of sign language that is meaningless to the untrained observer. Then...

Longtime Facebook exec Adam Mosseri new head of Instagram

NEW YORK—Facebook has named Adam Mosseri, a 10-year veteran at the company, as the head of Instagram. The appointment comes after the photo-sharing app’s...

Why you can’t always trust your handy map app

FOR centuries, people have relied on maps to figure out where they are and where they’re going. But today’s digital maps—seemingly more precise than...

Travel booking site holds mobile-led event

THE 2018 Klook Travel Fest, the first mobile-led travel fair in the country, will be held today and tomorrow (September 29 and 30) at...

Instagram cofounders resign from social-media company

SAN FRANCISCO—The cofounders of Instagram are resigning their positions with the social-media company without explanation. Chief Executive Kevin Systrom said in a statement late Monday...

Jet Yu: From gamer to city enabler

PASSION is overrated. And just like the word “amazing,” it has become one of the most overused and abused words by a lot of...

Facebook allows gender-biased job ads on its platform

NEW YORK—Facebook is allowing job ads on its platform that exclude women, according to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). In a complaint filed on...

Maine Mendoza continues to rock the world in her own way

WHEN Maine Mendoza was in Canada to create her lipstick for MAC Cosmetics, she had an accident after mixing and completing her creation. “I wasn’t...

XS, XS Max and XR? Terrible names aside, here are 8...

THE new iPhones are out and, once again, Apple fanbois are in a frenzy with the unveiling of the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max...

Apple, Firefox tools aim to thwart Facebook, Google tracking

NEW YORK—Facebook and other companies routinely track your online surfing habits to better target ads at you. Two Web browsers now want to help...

WikiLeaks files expose group’s inner workings

LONDON—Julian Assange had just pulled off one of the biggest scoops in journalistic history, splaying the innards of American diplomacy across the Web. But...

Korean star to hold first fan meeting in Manila

IF you are a fan of the Korean variety show 2 Days & 1 Night, then you probably know Jung Joon-young, the 29-year-old singer-songwriter who was born in Indonesia and lived in the Philippines for two years.

YouTube NextUp a push for Filipino creators to level-up their content

YouTube NextUp returns to Manila to help Bronze-level creators boost their channel’s engagement through a weeklong production development program and competition. Launched globally in 2011,...

Teens say social media makes them feel better

NEW YORK—Today’s teens are always on their smartphones, many check social media “constantly” and prefer texting over face-to-face communication. But a new poll finds that...

From nature-inspired to the colors of the cosmos

IT all started with the stunning Twilight color of the Huawei P20 Pro, followed shortly by the Iris Purple of the Nova 3 series—and...
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