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Is Ateneo’s apology on Imelda Marcos’ visit enough? Netizens weigh in

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Some people lauded the act, but others remained disappointed after Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) issued an “apology” on former first lady and Ilocos Norte congresswoman Imelda Marcos’ presence at an event held in the university.

Posted: July 7th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos,Social Media | Read More »

Thailand’s martial law gives rise to selfies

Residents stop to take a photograph of themselves at a military checkpoint in central Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Thailand's army declared martial law in a surprise announcement before dawn Tuesday that it said was aimed at keeping the country stable after six months of sometimes violent political unrest. The military, however, denied a coup d'etat was underway. AP

Sometimes you never know when the opportunity for an interesting selfie will present itself.

Posted: May 20th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Group calls cybercrime law a vestige of martial law

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Nearly three decades after the People Power Revolution, vestiges of martial law remain, with the administration still championing oppressive policies such as the cybercrime law, according to militant youth leaders.

Posted: February 25th, 2014 in Headlines,Internet,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Netizens ask: Who is Gigi Reyes?

Jessica “Gigi” Reyes

MANILA, Philippines—Who is Gigi Reyes? It was not a trending topic, but tweets about Gigi Reyes on Wednesday day indicated an unusual interest on the person and background of the chief of staff of Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile. “What’s Atty Gigi full name? I want to google her,” former Ms. International Aurora Pijuan tweeted, [...]

Posted: January 23rd, 2013 in Headlines,Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Aquino backs cyberlaw; open to amendments

President Benigno Aquino III. FILE PHOTO

President Benigno Aquino III on Friday defended a new cybercrime law amid a storm of protests from defenders of freedom of expression and opponents of libel as a criminal offense.

Posted: October 6th, 2012 in Internet,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

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