How Digital TV transformed the lives of Filipinos

How Digital TV transformed the lives of Filipinos ABS-CBN is the first media and entertainment company in the country to make the historic switch from analog to digital terrestrial television to transform the TV viewing experience of Filipinos when it launched ABS-CBN TVplus in 2015 Many Filipino families used to endure grainy television pictures just so they could watch an episode of their favorite program, including the Morillo family. When the TV signal would get weak, Romeo Morillo would go outside the house to fix …

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SWS and Pulse Asia: Over half of Metro Manila homes already on Digital Terrestrial TV

SWS and Pulse Asia: Over half of Metro Manila homes already on Digital Terrestrial TV ABS-CBN TVplus, which was launched in 2015, enables viewers to enjoy clearer picture and audio quality, affordable pay-per-view services, and free exclusive channels without any monthly and installation fee More than half of the total number of homes in Metro Manila are watching television via digital terrestrial television (DTT), according to the latest surveys conducted by Pulse Asia and SWS. Pulse Asia and SWS both conducted surveys in March, which …

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ABS-CBN TVplus names first two winners of House and Lots

ABS-CBN TVplus names first two winners of House and Lots Two more draws for ‘Masaganang Pa-Thank You’ promo coming Two families will soon be able to enjoy their own brand new homes after winning the ABS-CBN TVplus’ “Masaganang Pa-Thank You” promo.  Through an electronic raffle, the first digital terrestrial television service in the country has named Mario Miranda Jr. and Bryan Duque as the two new owners of house and lot units developed by Lumina Homes. Two more will be drawn in the coming months.  …

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FULL LIST: Nominees for The 2018 Billboard Music Awards

Chart-topping artists Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran lead the “2018 Billboard Music Awards” Nominations with 15 each! Other Top Nominees Include Post Malone with 13, Imagine Dragons with 11, Drake with 9 and Justin Bieber and Cardi B with 8 The “2018 Billboard Music Awards” will broadcast LIVE from the U.S. on Monday, May 21, 8:00 AM (7:00 AM JKT/BKK) on Blue Ant Entertainment dick clark productions announced nominees for the “2018 Billboard Music Awards,” which will honor the year’s most successful artists in …

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Mitzi Borromeo returns to documentary-making

Mitzi Borromeo will step away from her anchor role in CNN Philippines. She will launch her own program, Digi-Pinoy, a digital series. Profiles remain an award-winning current affairs show. CNN Philippines anchor and correspondent, Mitzi Borromeo, will start to step away from her news anchor role. She will soon focus on creating documentaries and long-form programming. She will also get the opportunity to lend her award-winning experience and perspective to a different format. Mitzi has come full circle from her early beginnings as an executive producer and writer. …

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MOVIE REVIEW: Netflix Original Film ‘Bright’ turns fantasy into a very-much violent reality

Netflix Original Film ‘Bright’ as a blockbuster film turns fantasy into a violent reality. The R-16 film stars Will Smith and Joel Edgerton portrays Daryl Ward and Nick Jakoby respectively. Humans, orcs, elves, fairies and other mythical creatures coexist in this alternate present-day world. The Netflix Original Film ‘Bright’ turns fantasy into very-much violent reality. Will Smith stars as Los Angeles Police Department officer, Daryl Ward. While Joel Edgerton stars as his orc rookie partner, Nick Jakoby. At the start of the film, an unknown …

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Alex Gonzaga gives tips on what to do when your heart is broken

Alex Gonzaga gives tips on what to do when your heart is broken “Dear Alex” answers all your burning love questions, thanks to Alex Gonzaga’s sense of humor, honesty, and personal experience, with the help of classic ABS-CBN series and Star Cinema movies. Heartbreak during the holiday season is exponentially more painful than in other seasons. But that doesn’t mean your dejected heart can’t overcome it. Take it from comedian and host Alex Gonzaga. She shows us how to deal with rejection with her honest, …

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Four shows on iWant TV that every Pinoy Millennial will relate to

Audiences in the Philippines will soon get to enjoy reality shows that tackle three topics Pinoy millennials can’t get enough of—love, family, and food— thanks to a whole new roster of shows on iWant TV premiering on November 10. Check out these shows produced by ABS-CBN Global Studios and made available for viewers in the Philippines for the first time via iWant TV. “Love & Gen Y” Having trouble with the person you’re dating because it’s time to DTR? Or trying (and failing) to decode …

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ABS-CBN TVplus wins Bronze at the 2017 Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards

ABS-CBN TVplus, the pioneering digital terrestrial television product of ABS-CBN, clinched a Bronze Stevie at the 2017 Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, a business awards program that recognizes innovation in the workplace across 22 nations in the region. The Bronze Stevie was given to ABS-CBN TVplus in the Innovation in Business-to-Business Services category for continuing to introduce services that feature quality content to Filipinos at home on top of the four TVplus exclusive channels on digital TV. ABS-CBN TVplus’ latest Stevie triumph comes as the network transitions …

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I Can Do That Champion Wacky Kiray joins Karla and Bayani in “Funny Ka, Pare Ko”

Bayani Agbayani and Karla Estrada are back as Bigboy and Karla Delyon for the new season of “Funny Ka, Pare Ko” on CineMo with newest cast mate, “I Can Do That” first grand winner, Wacky Kiray, every Sunday at 5 PM. The Delyon family were seen vacationing in Baguio with the Komikeros to celebrate their son’s graduation at the end of season three. After a two-year time jump, Jay-ar (Igi-boy Flores) is now in college, taking up culinary arts, while the eatery of Bigboy (Bayani …

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