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No need for law on anti-theft app, say mobile phone makers

Ang Mata’y Alagaan party-list Rep. Lorna Velasco: Seeking approval of a bill requiring mobile service providers to install kill-switch software in all cellular phones they provide to their subscribers. congress.gov.ph

Installing a kill-switch on all mobile phones is easier than believed, and with all the recent developments in the market, congressional action may not be needed.

Posted: June 30th, 2014 in Gadgets,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Kill-switches for smart phones getting more widespread to frustrate phone thieves

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The installation of a kill-switch on all mobile phone devices appears easier than what has been thought of, and with the recent development in the market, a congressional action might not be needed anymore.

Posted: June 29th, 2014 in Gadgets,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

ARMM schools given access to digital library

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Research will now be easier for thousands of students in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao following the establishment of free digital libraries in their schools. Two schools in Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur already have such libraries.

Posted: June 25th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Science and Research | Read More »

Casiño taps social media support

Teddy Casiño

Makabayan senatorial candidate Teddy Casiño was elated on Friday when the hashtag #TeddyDay made it to the Top 10 Twitter trends for the Philippines, just two notches below tweets about popular TV host and comedian Vice Ganda.

Posted: May 6th, 2013 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Malaysians tweet about Jacel Kiram

Sultan of Sulu Jamalul Kiram III and his daughter, Princess Jacel Kiram, blame the fresh violence in Sabah on the government’s refusal to talk to them about their claim to the Malaysian territory. FILE PHOTO

The tension surrounding the Sabah invasion has hit social media, with Malaysian supporters and haters putting their thoughts on Princess Jacel Kiram on the microblogging service Twitter.

Posted: March 17th, 2013 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

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