YouTube NextUp takes 12 Filipino YouTubers on a one-week camp

YouTube NextUp welcomed the Class 2018 winners. The 12 winners went on a one-week training. Gold buttons were awarded to two YouTube channels for reaching a million subscribers. YouTube NextUp Manila introduced the Class of 2018 composed of 12 YouTubers who were chosen through a contest. These 12 YouTubers have shown talent and potential through their respective YouTube channels, producing unique and quality content for their audience. Carlyn Ocampo – song and dance covers Jam Raquion (jam-packed) – dance covers, makeup tutorials, and vlogs Melissa …

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Unlock non-stop connections with Sun’s newest Non-Stop LTE Plans

Unlock non-stop connections with Sun’s newest Non-Stop LTE Plans Upgrade to a Sun Non-Stop LTE Plan that suits your lifestyle! Whether you are a first-jobber who needs to level up to stay connected with colleagues, or a first-time entrepreneur who needs a phone upgrade to constantly get in touch with business partners, getting your own postpaid plan is now easier and more convenient than ever with Sun, which lets you sign up with a postpaid subscription for as low as Php599 per month under the …

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PLDT Home and Lendr team up to make strong Internet connection more affordable

PLDT Home and Lendr team up to make strong Internet connection more affordable To apply for a loan via Lendr, all you have to do is go to the Lendr website (www.lendr.com.ph) or download the Lendr app (for Android users), and create an account Want to have strong internet connection at home, but just don’t have enough cash? No problem! You can now get the new PLDT Home Prepaid WiFi through affordable installment payments with Lendr! PLDT Home Prepaid WiFi is PLDT’s first prepaid home …

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‘The Happinews Project’ spreads the good vibes from the web to the campuses

‘The Happinews Project’ spreads the good vibes from the web to the campuses “The Happinews Project,” is a movement that encourages Filipinos to post and share positive stories on social media as a way to counter the bad news and negativity that proliferate online Over a hundred students turned a rainy Friday night into a bright and sunny one as they listened to inspiring talks on positivity and kindness in the launch of “The Happinews Project” at the University of the Philippines (UP) Bahay ng …

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Faster mobile data speeds boost VisMin load sales

Faster mobile data speeds boost VisMin load sales Smart Prepaid and Smart Postpaid customers can check if their SIMs are LTE-ready by texting SIMCHECK to 5832 for free For long-haul drivers constantly away from home, a mobile phone is the only way to stay connected with family while on the road.  This means steady business for sari-sari store owner Josephine Derwin, who sells e-load at the Tacloban New Transport Terminal. Most of her customers are drivers, who are quick to avail of promos, such as UTP, …

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Pancake Hong launches her YouTube channel

Pancake Hong featured her interview with Ex Battalion in the first episode of her vlog. She announced that her upcoming vlogs will not only feature Filipino personalities but her own experiences in the country as well. Pancake Hong shared her experiences in joining an international pageant and being part of a GMA TV series. Hong Su-Bin, better known as Pancake Hong, is a reporter-turned-vlogger born in Korea. She studied and earned her bachelor’s degree in the Philippines before taking a job in South Korea as …

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More investors, jobs seen in Ormoc with network upgrade

More investors, jobs seen in Ormoc with network upgrade The city of Ormoc is just one of many areas where Smart has already deployed LTE and LTE-A The city of Ormoc in Leyte is expecting a boost in investments and jobs, particularly from business process outsourcing companies, following improvements in internet connectivity in their area. With a population of about 200,000, Ormoc is home to universities and colleges like the Eastern Visayas State University, Western Leyte College, and STI College Ormoc, to name a few which provide the …

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Network upgrade boosts businesses, Smart retailers’ sales

Network upgrade boosts businesses, Smart retailers’ sales Better connectivity in Palawan For a tourist-popular place like Puerto Princesa in Palawan, better mobile internet is a boon not only to travelers, but for local businesses as well. “Mobile data is a need for our (travel) agency to keep up with the strong online community of travelers,” said Jocelyn Libato, staff at Pretty Planet Travel and Tours in Puerto Princesa. “We post updates, promos and tour packages on our Facebook page to attract customers here and abroad.” …

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National Spiker Dawn Macandili: Bonding with family amid busy schedule

National Spiker Dawn Macandili: Bonding with family amid busy schedule More families can also experience the same enriching moments made possible by connecting through One SKY’s fiber-powered broadband De La Salle University Lady Spiker and Philippine Women’s Volleyball National Team member Dawn Macandili is one busy body. She once said hard work beats talent and put in the time to be where is she now. She recently the UAAP Finals MVP and was the first Filipino libero—a player highly specialized in defensive skills—to win the …

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BY THE NUMBERS: ABS-CBN and GMA NETWORK, who’s winning digital warfare?

Apart from the usual TV ratings war, Philippine’s network rivalry is now also available in Digital world. The two competing networks are working hard to attract more digital audience through their different digital platforms.   And in this age of millennials where everything seemed to depend on the internet and digital contents, who’s winning in the network digital warfare? Based on the latest data from the socialbakers.com, ABS-CBN still commands the lead in most of the digital platforms available. But GMA Network is catching up …

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