Smart celebrates reimagined lifestyle with the official launch of Signature Plans

PLDT wireless has officially launched the new Signature Plans headlined by reigning Miss Universe and Smart Signature endorser Catriona Gray Smart Signature come in four plans with generous open data allocations, unlimited calls and texts, data rollover, and other enhanced customer service features Reimagine life with Smart Signature Plans now! PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications has officially launched the new Signature Plans in a dazzling celebration that featured inspiring Filipinos who have reimagined themselves, broken barriers, and established their indelible signature in their respective career …

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Why every parent should invest in a home security tool

Security is a crucial aspect of any happy home In 2018, a Q1 survey revealed that more than 500,000 families reported break-in in their own homes To address the home security need of every Filipino family, leading digital services provider, PLDT brings the Advanced Fam Cam — a home monitoring tool with improved features in visual coverage, motion and sound detection and high-definition (HD) quality images Security is a crucial aspect of any happy home, a space where families grow together and nurture each other. …

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PLDT Global expands partnership with Tranglo thru Free Bee

PLDT’s subsidiary PLDT Global Corporation (PGC) is expanding its partnership with international airtime remittance hub Tranglo Tranglo is a secure technology platform that enables payment service providers and businesses to perform cross-border payouts, prepaid reloads and digital conveniences Free Bee is an advertising-based voice service that delivers high-quality IDD calls to the Philippines for free Leading telecommunications and digital services provider PLDT’s subsidiary PLDT Global Corporation (PGC) is expanding its partnership with international airtime remittance hub Tranglo. Founded in 2008, Tranglo is a secure technology …

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Smart lends tech support to Church heritage conservation

In one of the centuries-old stone churches in Cebu, the parish priest once had the images of the Virgin Mary and three archangels repainted in the same color as the retablo where they were enshrined, gold Thanks to new technology, the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) was able to reverse the damage done In one of the centuries-old stone churches in Cebu, the parish priest once had the images of the Virgin Mary and three archangels repainted in the same color as the …

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Smart literacy apps named sole Filipino finalist for GSMA’s Asia Mobile Awards 2019

Smart is in the running for its #LearnSmart Mother Tongue–Based Literacy Apps that were developed in partnership with the Department of Education (DepEd) and academic institutions nationwide The roster of mother tongue –based literacy apps developed by leading wireless services provider Smart Communications (Smart) has been shortlisted in this year’s Asia Mobile Awards (AMO 2019) The roster of mother tongue –based literacy apps developed by leading wireless services provider Smart Communications (Smart) has been shortlisted in this year’s Asia Mobile Awards (AMO 2019). Organized by …

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50 multigrade Eastern Visayan schools receive School-in-a-Bag portable digital classrooms

Smart’s flagship education program facilitates biggest donation to-date PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications (Smart) facilitated the biggest turnover for its School-in-a-Bag program 50 multigrade schools from Northern Samar and Samar each recently received Smart’s digital learning package, which is designed to provide access to technology to help deliver 21st century education to underserved schools nationwide As a multigrade teacher, Bernadette V. Alcaroci of San Fernando Elementary School in Villareal, Samar in Eastern Visayas admitted that it gets challenging to manage two or more grade levels …

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PLDT Global unveils new content delivery platform with tech firm Conversant

PLDT Global Corporation teamed up with Conversant to launch a content delivery network to boost the customer experience The partnership of PLDT and Conversant will allow PGC to build a new digital marketplace for content providers and publishers Conversant is focused on developing innovative digital media enablement solutions and services for telecommunication service providers, content providers, media broadcasters and enterprises PLDT Global Corporation (PGC) has teamed up with Singapore-based technology firm Conversant to launch a content delivery network to boost the customer experience of digital-savvy …

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PLDT Global app for overseas Pinoys named Asia’s most innovative voice solution

PLDT Global Corporation (PGC) received a nod from Telecom Asia Awards for its Free Bee mobile application A wholly-owned subsidiary of PLDT, PGC has footprint in several countries across different regions worldwide Telecom Asia Awards is the region’s longest-running industry awards program which seeks to recognize the continent’s premier telecommunications service providers and executives PLDT Global Corporation (PGC), the international arm of leading digital services provider PLDT, received a nod from Telecom Asia Awards for its Free Bee mobile application. A VoIP solution available in …

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PayMaya expands Boracay’s first ‘cashless’ ecosystem with QR payments

Paymaya is expanding Boracay’s cashless ecosystem Beach-goers around the recently re-opened island popular for its white-sand beaches can now pay using only their mobile phones in hundreds of merchants all across Boracay The initiative is seen to further boost the tourism industry and the local economy in Boracay CASHLESS ‘BAKASYON’. A traveler pays for his meals using PayMaya QR at Sunny Side Cafe, one of the most popular food establishments in Boracay. PayMaya is expanding Boracay’s cashless ecosystem to provide travelers a quick, safe, and …

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Things we learned from PLDT Home’s Mother’s Day web series

PLDT Home celebrated Mother’s Day in a heartwarming three-part web series that narrates the stories of different moms PLDT Home’s Mother’s Day present taught us a lot of things about being a mom There is no single formula or manual on being a parent. It’s okay to figure it out and learn as you go along This year, PLDT Home celebrated Mother’s Day in a heartwarming three-part web series that narrates the stories of different moms. The story tells how motherhood is both a commitment …

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