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Netizens express sympathy for cancer-stricken Santiago

Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

After Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago disclosed Wednesday that she is suffering from stage-four lung cancer, netizens took to Twitter to express their sympathy for the senator.

Posted: July 2nd, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Powerful body that runs Internet backbone mulls future

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Some came in suits, some came in stilettos, and some came in sci-fi t-shirts, but together they could shape the future of the Internet.

Posted: June 27th, 2014 in Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

YouTube still blocked in Turkey despite top court verdict

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Popular video-sharing site YouTube remained blocked in Turkey on Sunday despite the country’s top court ruling that the blanket ban contravened the right to free speech.

Posted: June 1st, 2014 in Apps and Softwares,Headlines,Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Facebook ‘block’ shakes coup-hit Thailand

A protester holds an anti-coup banner next to a Buddhist mon during a demonstratiopn at the Victory Monument in Bangkok, Thailand Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Armed troops detained a Thai Cabinet minister who defiantly emerged from hiding on Tuesday to condemn last week's military coup and urge a return to civilian rule, in the first public appearance by any member of the ousted government.  AP

Facebook users in coup-rattled Thailand reacted with alarm Wednesday after experiencing widespread problems accessing the social networking site, but the junta quickly denied imposing a block.

Posted: May 28th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

What would be Fariñas’ ‘palusot’ on his selfie with Pope?

rudy farinas

Ilocos Norte Representative Rudy Farinas had the “selfie of his life” with Pope Francis, but how he managed to have the rare opportunity to photo shoot the pontiff drew mixed reactions from netizens.

Posted: May 1st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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