Mobile phone users never had it so good. A day after Smart Communications Inc. announced free Internet service to its subscribers, archrival Globe Telecom countered by bringing back its free Facebook offer starting next week, its official Twitter account posted Saturday midnight.
The Court of Appeals has issued a 60-day temporary restraining order stopping the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) from enforcing an order to Globe Telecom to refund its subscribers for overpriced text messaging rates.
The country’s major mobile phone service providers on Friday warned their subscribers against falling victims to unscrupulous individuals who employ various tricks on unsuspecting victims to lure them into parting with their hard-earned money.
Globe Telecom has achieved 100 percent 3G coverage for its entire network, providing its customers with high-speed wireless internet for faster data interchange on their mobile devices. It is the first telecommunications company in the Philippines to have done so.
WordPress co-founder Matt Mullenweg recently came to Manila for the WordPress Community Meet-up attended by bloggers, developers, designers, and enthusiasts of the world’s most popular web publishing platform.