Globe expands GoWiFi hotspots to 1,000 new locations in PH

GoWiFi, Globe Telecom’s premium public WiFi service has expanded to 1,000 more new locations and 10,000 access points in the Philippines to give more customers access to fast and reliable hotspots in high-traffic locations around the country. This developed as Globe partnered with the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) for the EDSA WIFI project which aims to provide high-speed internet connectivity throughout the 24-kilometer stretch of EDSA.  DICT is targeting to reach over 13,000 public places across 145 cities and 1,489 municipalities nationwide. GoWIFI was first deployed in…

CES Asia Sets Record for Size, Innovation & Connectivity across 19 Product Categories

The third annual CES Asia concluded today, surpassing last year’s show in attendance and exhibit space, reinforcing the event as the premier showcase for the consumer technology industry in the Eastern Hemisphere. Since its launch in 2015, CES Asia has doubled in size as more than 450 exhibiting companies from 22 countries, regions and territories exhibited across a show floor that covered a record 40,000 gross square meters, expanding from four exhibit halls in 2016 to five this year. CES Asia is owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association…

Globe Telecom’s Rogue One ad dominates Asia-Pacific Tambuli Awards 2017

Globe Telecom continues to garner recognition for its acclaimed advertisement for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, entitled “Mask”. After its recognition at the prestigious Brand Film Festival New York, at the local Kidlat creative awards, and at last week’s PANAta Awards, Globe most recently received six more citations, this time from the Asia-Pacific Tambuli Awards 2017. The telco’s winning campaign took home one of just five Grand Prix awards for the Media, Branded Content and Entertainment category. The rest of its recognitions included a Gold award for Media, Video…

Avail Special OPPO F3 discount this Back to School Season

In celebration of the upcoming school season, OPPO is one with consumers in giving special highlight to students and parents who work hard for their education. With this, OPPO Philippines offers a special Php1,000 discount to all who will purchase the groufie-centric OPPO F3 in the “Back to School Promo”. The OPPO F3 is a 5.5 inch camera phone with dual selfie cameras for wider selfies and added bokeh effect. Starting June 1, 2017 until July 31, 2017, customers can avail a Php1,000 special discount when they purchase an OPPO…

IBPAP, Globe Business mount IT-BPM Cybersecurity Summit to accelerate PHL fight against cybercrime

The Information Technology and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) in partnership with Globe Business recently held the 2nd IT-BPM Cybersecurity Summit to help the Philippines in its fight against various online threats such as the Wannacry ransomware which has infected more than 200,000 organizations in 150 countries. Attended by more than 200 executives from 150 IT-BPM companies, the 2nd IT-BPM Cybersecurity Summit featured the theme “Enhancing capabilities to combat evolving cyber threats”.  The summit reinforced one of the primary missions of IBPAP, which is to contribute to the…