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Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message

President Benigno Aquino III. FILE PHOTO

It’s Maundy Thursday but the netizens are not so forgiving.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Taylor Swift tries video blogging, crashes into fan’s bridal shower

Screengrab from Gena Gabrielle's Instagram

Dare invite Taylor Swift to your bridal shower because she might just come.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Smart phone apps and sites perfect for the Holy Week

AP FILE PHOTO

Going on a vacation this Holy week? Worry not, because Google Maps is not the only option to guide you in your sojourn. A hassle-free Holy Week break is now at hand with the emergence of various travel or navigational applications (apps).

Posted: April 16th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

IT technician found guilty of defrauding firm of P130,000

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A Quezon City court sentenced an information technology (IT) technician to up to 20 years in jail after finding him guilty of defrauding his employer of over P130,000 cash five years ago

Posted: April 14th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Nude and so dangerous

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Workers at a McDonald’s branch in St. Petersburg, Florida have posted a video of a naked woman rampaging inside the fast-food restaurant.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

BIR, doctors’ group to set up website to guide physicians in paying right taxes

BIR commissioner Kim Henares INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

After a tense period owing to the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s relentless pursuit of tax-evading professionals, mostly doctors, the agency and the Philippine Medical Association (PMA) agreed on Thursday to work together to set up a web site specifically to help physicians pay the right taxes.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Pasig gov’t comes under fire over puppy stuffed in sack

PHOTO FROM JUSTICE FOR DOGS AT PASIG CITY POUND'S PAGE

A new born puppy stuffed in a sack of dog food by a dog pound caretaker caught the attention of netizens, sparking outrage of many animal rights advocates.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Internet,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos,Social Media | Read More »

US NSA spies on China telcoms giant Huawei – report

AFP FILE PHOTO

The US National Security Agency has secretly tapped into the networks of Chinese telecom and internet giant Huawei, the New York Times and Der Spiegel reported on their websites Saturday.

Posted: March 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Gov’t allots P600M for consolidated finance IT system

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MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has released P600 million to integrate all public financial management processes of national government agencies. In a statement, the DBM said the amount would cover the funding requirements for the Government Integrated Financial Management Information System (GIFMIS), which will help promote transparency and accountability in [...]

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

Gov’t to launch updated Foreign Aid Transparency Hub

Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda . NOY MORCOSO III/INQUIRER.net

Hoping to finally answer the question where the millions of dollars of foreign aid went, the government announced Thursday that it would launch a major update of the Foreign Aid Transparency Hub (Faith) website that tracks pledges of assistance from foreign governments.

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

Netizen exposes text scammers using Aquino’s foundation

Screengrab from the instagram account of a disgruntled netizen who received the text scam allegedly from "President Aquino Foundation". CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

A text scam allegedly from President Benigno Aquino’s foundation has raffled off nearly a million pesos in an attempt to lure unsuspecting victims.

Posted: March 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

DOJ starts crafting implementing rules for Cybercrime Prevention Act

INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Department of Justice (DOJ) and other concerned agencies already started crafting the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) for the Cybercrime Prevention Act, a month after the Supreme Court declared most of its provisions as constitutional.

Posted: March 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Black Twitter growing into online force

This photo taken Aug. 11, 2013 shows Kimberly C. Ellis tweeting at Freedom Corner in the Hill District of Pittsburgh. Black Twitter is a small but growing corner of the social media giant where an unabashedly black spin on life gets served up 140 characters at a time. Black Twitter holds court on pretty much everything from President Barack Obama to the latest TV reality show antics. But don't get it twisted. Black Twitter can turn activist quickly. AP

When a US jury convicted Michael Dunn of attempted murder, but not actual murder, in the shooting death of a black teenager, the hashtag #dangerousblackchildren popped up on Twitter. Users posted photos of black babies and toddlers, making fun of the fear that Dunn testified he felt before opening fire on a carful of teens at a convenience store.

Posted: March 10th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos,Social Media | Read More »

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  2. Did Deniece Cornejo lambast Vhong Navarro on social media?
  3. Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message
  4. Facebook rolls out ‘nearby friends’ feature
  5. Filipinos #PrayForSouthKorea
  6. Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet
  7. Mommy Dionisia sings ‘Riking Bull,’sends netizens ablaze
  8. Netizens pay respects to Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  9. Taylor Swift tries video blogging, crashes into fan’s bridal shower
  10. Aquino may be ousted for cybercrime law, says lawmaker
  1. Did Deniece Cornejo lambast Vhong Navarro on social media?
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  3. Mommy Dionisia sings ‘Riking Bull,’sends netizens ablaze
  4. Memes flourish after Pacquiao victory
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  6. IT technician found guilty of defrauding firm of P130,000
  7. Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message
  8. Philippines may watch ‘blood moon’ online
  9. Nude and so dangerous
  10. Online-addicted man arrested over son’s death
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  2. Did Deniece Cornejo lambast Vhong Navarro on social media?
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  5. Nude and so dangerous
  6. Mommy Dionisia sings ‘Riking Bull,’sends netizens ablaze
  7. Russia tries to curb Crimean prosecutor’s Internet fame
  8. Memes flourish after Pacquiao victory
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  10. Netizens thank Capa for Lee arrest

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  • Sports

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  • Pacquiao courtesy call to Aquino set for Monday
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  • Teague scores 28 as Hawks soar past Pacers in Game 1
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  • Lifestyle

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  • Simplifying and lightening life
  • Where to go for Easter night-out
  • Entertainment

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  • Why ‘Noah’ can’t dock his ark at Philippine theaters
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  • Believing in this mermaid
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  • Business

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  • Connecting and transacting with one another
  • Building wealth for health
  • Why Mandaue Foam buys, rather than rents, space
  • A workplace of new possibilities
  • Technology

  • Nasa’s moon-orbiting robot crashes down
  • Netizens pay respects to Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet
  • Facebook rolls out ‘nearby friends’ feature
  • Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message
  • Opinion

  • Epiphany
  • Unpaid creditor vs distressed debtor
  • Moving on
  • From culinary desert to paradise
  • Response to China: ‘Usjaphil’
  • Global Nation

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  • OFW died of Mers-CoV in Saudi Arabia, says family
  • Aquino, Obama to tackle US pivot to Asia during state visit
  • Asia seeks Obama’s assurance in territorial spats
  • Cesar Chavez movie sparks memories of Fil-Am labor leaders
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