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One month after: A Mate for keeps?

Secretly sad. Have you ever had those moments when you should be feeling happy but deep down inside, there’s this nagging feeling of still being ...

Where are the drones? Amazon’s customers are still waiting

Jeff Bezos boldly predicted five years ago that drones would be carrying Amazon packages to people’s doorsteps by now. Amazon customers are still waiting. And...

Apple’s stock sours, Microsoft’s soars. Say what?!

Wall Street investors are enamored with a newly emergent tech company. It has nothing to do with posting selfies or finding a soul mate. The...

Why Twitter’s cute, heart-shaped ‘like’ button is not so harmless

Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s founder and CEO, was recently reported to have questioned how the site “incentivizes people to want to go up.” He...

The most memorable phone calls in history

On March 10, 1876, Alexander Graham Bell uttered the words, “Mr. Watson, come here. I want to see you.” It might not be the...

Security Fabric architecture bolsters Q3 performance of Fortinet

CYBERSECURITY solutions provider Fortinet reported a 21-percent growth in total revenue to $453.9 million for the third quarter (Q3) of 2018 as a result...

How was your experience? Please rate the entire world

UPON searching “Pacific Ocean” using Google Maps, one might expect to find a diagram of the world that illustrates Earth’s largest body of water....

The black hole that is YouTube

If the saying “Show me the videos you watch on YouTube and I’ll tell you who you are” is true, then mine would say...

Apple to tutor women in tech in bid to diversify industry

SAN FRANCISCO—Apple is launching a new program designed to address the technology industry’s scarcity of women in executive and computer programming jobs. Under the initiative...

G’day, Mate What does Huawei do for an encore to the...

"It’s just too beautiful!” It was, I remember, a rainy late spring afternoon this year when the tech and lifestyle media from all over the...

Our first 5G-ready cities

THE word “5G” is probably one of the most popular terms of 2018, but not everyone understands the excitement about it. If you associate fifth-generation...

Milestone model R17 Pro transforms OPPO’s portfolio and premium smartphone industry

As consumers’ expectations on smartphone continue to rapidly grow in a digitally savvy world, global technology innovator OPPO paves the way for new and...

Yes, GPS apps make you worse at navigating–but that’s OK

MANY of us have had the experience of arriving in an unfamiliar city and needing to get to a specific destination—whether it’s checking in...

Love is a right, not a privilege

BACK in the day (I told you that I was going to be using this a lot), being in a same-sex relationship meant you...

Google bows to worker pressure on sexual-misconduct policy

SAN FRANCISCO—Google is promising to be more forceful and open about its handling of sexual-misconduct cases, a week after thousands of high-paid engineers and...

Pocket money apps aim to help kids in cashless world

LONDON—For kids growing up in today’s cashless society, the piggy bank is going virtual. Father of two Roland Hall turned to a British start-up’s...

Protect your phone without sacrificing style

IT’S baffling how people can pay nearly P100,000 for a new iPhone and use a case that’s worth P250. I’m also guilty of buying...

Aboitiz Group’s unit introduces weather mobile app

SOCIAL enterprise Weather Solutions Inc. has launched a mobile application to keep businesses and communities updated on climate conditions. “We are pleased to offer the...

From geeks and nerds to urbanized ‘technosexual’

ON August 28, 2013, the phrase “Geek Chic” officially made its way to the Oxford Dictionary, and on that day, the once obscure comic/book/movie/gaming/tech/(insert...

How Facebook wrestled with scandal: 6 key takeaways

FOR more than a year, Facebook has endured cascading crises—over Russian misinformation, data privacy and abusive content—that transformed the Silicon Valley icon into an...