PLDT + Digitel = Improved Broadband Service?
The recent acquisition of 51.55% equity in Digitel Telecommunications Philippines Inc. (Digitel) by the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) is the biggest news in the Philippine business world this week. The transaction amounting to PhP69.2 billion will ... read more
Pinoy Netizens Top Facebook Reach
Are you a registered Facebook (FB) user? Do you visit your FB wall regularly? If so, then you should be among those covered by the statistics on FB online penetration or reach and if you are a Filipino ... read more
Broadband Service: Utility Or VAS?
The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) last week said that broadband services can be regulated, notwithstanding provisions in the law saying that value-added services (VAS) are deregulated. “When it comes to broadband services, whether or not it is VAS ... read more
Downgrading The Country To Priority Watch List
Do not be surprised if the Philippines will be downgraded by the US government to “Priority Watch List” because of the country’s bad intellectual property (IP) protection record. In spite of our being retained in the “Ordinary Watch ... read more
Choosing The Smartphone To Buy
While sitting on a snacks corner yesterday, a friend whom I have not seen for a while happened to pass by and seated with me. He saw me using my smartphone to surf the Internet because the area ... read more
Sending Notices By Electronic Means
The right term is “Serving Summons” but I do not want to sound too legalistic in discussing the subject of this blog. I am not a lawyer so I advice that you consult one when you will be ... read more