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  • TikTok introduces Family Pairing

    MANILA, APRIL 22, 2020 — Today, TikTok is advancing our commitment to building for the safety of users by introducing Family Pairing, which allows parents and teens to customize their safety settings based on individual needs. Family Pairing enhances TikTok’s suite of safety tools and complements our work to provide greater access to product features […] More

  • Simple ways on how Filipinos can use Twitter for productive activities

    Manila, 16 April 2020 – Due to the enhanced community quarantine, many people are glued to their devices to stay connected. Twitter keeps Filipinos updated with #WhatsHappening, especially about COVID-19. In fact, Tweets related to the pandemic spiked up to 283% in March on January and February combined, making Twitter the preferred platform for real-time […] More

  • Blooming in Adversity: Raven Rosenia Marabong

    MANILA, APRIL 15, 2020 — Rising as one of the popular creators on TikTok is 19-year-old Palaweña, Raven Rosenia Marabong hailing from Villa Grande in Puerto Princesa City. Her TikTok account rr_marabong has reached about 1.5 million followers with 10.3M likes. Her funny antics and exuberant dubs are bringing laughter across social media platforms. “Nag-start […] More

  • Cooking shows, digital fitness via Facebook live

    MANILA, Philippines, April 13, 2020 – Just like everyone else, social media stars, vloggers, musicians, artists, and performers find ways to cope during these trying times. Most of them raise funds to help frontline heroes in the battle against the pandemic. For some, the digital wave becomes a platform to help boost productivity from home. […] More

  • PLDT-Smart enables free access to StaySafe.ph

    (Manila, Philippines – April 2020) — In line with its continuing support for digital COVID-19 response initiatives, PLDT Inc. through its Enterprise Group is providing Smart, TNT and Sun subscribers with free access to StaySafe.ph – a newly launched emergency response website for COVID-19 developed by Multisys Technologies Corporation. StaySafe.ph is a website that allows […] More

  • First in PH: TikTok Live Stream with DOH!

    Health Promotion and Communication Service Director and Special Assistant to the Secretary of Health (SOH) Dr. Beverly Ho, along with Executive Assistant to the SOH Dr. Dominic Maddumba, will be giving you tips on how to stay healthy and safe amidst the COVID-19 pandemic! Catch them live on the DOH’s official TikTok account (@dohgovph) this […] More

  • Netflix gives more choice and control for families

    Every family is different. It’s why we’re investing in a wide variety of kids and family films and TV shows from all over the world – including award-winning animated films like Klaus, series such as Mighty Little Bheem and interactive shows like Carmen Sandiego: To Steal or Not to Steal. It’s why we also give […] More

  • Viber and WHO join forces to create COVID-19 chatbot

    As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads, so does fake news. That’s why Viber is taking a stand to fight misinformation by partnering with the World Health Organization (WHO). Now, an interactive multi-language chatbot is available globally on the app, allowing users access to verified updates and facts about the virus. The chatbot, which comes in several […] More

  • Digital payments help unite Filipinos in battle against COVID-19

    [27 MARCH 2020] – Just a week after its #OneAgainstCOVID19 initiative launched, PayMaya has already helped raised more than P7.8 million in donations from Filipinos all over the world through its digital payments channels, with donations growing rapidly by the day. This feat was accomplished as companies and non-profit organizations such as the Philippine Red […] More

  • Lazada expands digital giving drive to combat COVID-19 with #RadioGivesBack charity concert from home

    MANILA, PHILIPPINES – As the Filipino community continues the fight against COVID-19, Lazada Philippines partners with Magic 89.9, Jam 88.3, Wave 89.1 and Play 99.5 to host two special sessions of #RadioGivesBack: A LazadaForGood Charity Concert From Home. The two one-hour charity fundraising concert sessions will be livestreamed exclusively on the Lazada app via LazLive, […] More

  • Working from home? Lark’s free powerful, all-in-one digital collaboration suite will help get the job done!

    Manila, Philippines – March 26, 2020 – Working from home as a result of efforts to contain the COVID-19 spread has never been this viable, productive, and effective with the use of a powerful, Cloud-based all-in-one collaboration and communication suite now available for free in the Philippines. Singapore-based technology company Lark Technologies Pte. Ltd. announced […] More

  • 5 easy steps to combat fake news while on your mobile phones

    Right now, people around the globe, are stuck at home in a bid to fight the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic—glued to their mobile phones, consuming the rapid spread of news and information that has multiplied even more in the already fast-paced online platform. With the need for credible real-time updates, the call for social […] More

  • Here are your top online resources while working or studying at home

    Studying or working from home, or mostly known as “telecommuting,” can be beneficial for families as it enables flexibility of work schedule, eliminates daily commute, increases productivity and promotes work-life balance. Technology and the internet now make it easier than ever to work and study from home, as there’s an app or website that can […] More