PRC, Nokia, and Smart test drones for Disaster response

Philippine Red Cross, Nokia, Smart test use of drones for disaster response Testing of NSL (Nokia Saving Lives) units Utilizing the Smart LTE network to connect real-time to the PRC control center [15 August 2019] The Philippine Red Cross (PRC), Nokia and PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications (Smart) conducted a series of test flights for drones in areas recently hit by calamities. The drones are part of Nokia Saving Lives (NSL), a nonprofit initiative that provides innovative communications technology and technical-expert assistance to emergency response …

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PLDT-Smart boosts SM Cyber Month with new data offerings for digital-savvy Filipinos

PLDT and Smart are continuously expanding and modernizing their fixed and mobile networks To deliver the best data customer experience To further expand coverage and to increase capacity to handle the exponential growth in data traffic [7 August 2019] Leading telco and digital services provider PLDT and its wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc (Smart) are supporting SM Cyber Month with its new mobile data offerings for YouTube and gaming for digital-savvy Filipinos. Patrick Pacla, Senior Assistant Vice President for Sponsorship and Cyberzone led the opening …

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PLDT-Smart Foundation donates one of its cell towers to the Philippine Air Force

PLDT-Smart Foundation, donated one of its cell towers in Pasuguin, Ilocos Norte to the Philippine Air Force (PAF) Supporting the aerial branch of the country’s Armed Forces C4iStar Project Highlighting the PLDT Group’s steadfast support for the PAF Pldt-Smart foundation helps power up the nation’s National Defense The PLDT Group through its social outreach arm the PLDT-Smart Foundation, donated one of its cell towers in Pasuguin, Ilocos Norte to the Philippine Air Force (PAF). The cell tower located at PAF’s Paredes Air Station, will help …

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In the business of saving lives: PDRF strengthens disaster management efforts with ePLDT’s Cyber Security services

Disasters may happen anytime, anywhere yet more frequently in the Philippines with its high vulnerability and exposure to natural hazards Raising national awareness and preparedness on natural disasters, however, can reduce its disruptive damages and risks to loss of life PDRF forged a partnership with industry-leading enabler of digital solutions ePLDT to enhance its defense against cyberattacks and future-proof its business of saving lives Disasters may happen anytime, anywhere yet more frequently in the Philippines with its high vulnerability and exposure to natural hazards. Raising …

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TNT KaTropa, Terrence Jones, give back to community through first hoops camp

TNT KaTropa players and coaches from PBAgave back to the community by holding a basketball hoops camp for children and teens Around 50 young basketball players aged eight to 15 years old learned the fundamentals of the sport – from ball handling, defense, shooting skills, and footwork TNT KaTropa players and coaches from the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) gave back to the community by holding a basketball hoops camp for children and teens at the Kaingin II covered court in Barangay Pansol, Quezon City. Around …

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Sun Business launches offer to enable mobility of MSMEs

Grow your business with the Sun Business Fixed Load Plan, an affordable mobile plan with the fastest LTE speed in the country PLDT Enterprise recently launched its enhanced Fixed Load Plan powered by Sun Business Sun Business enables business owners and employees to stay connected through budget-friendly plans, the best value in mobility with the fastest LTE speed, and a nationwide coverage and reliability PLDT Enterprise recently launched its enhanced Fixed Load Plan powered by Sun Business. The expanded capabilities of the plan are designed …

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PLDT, Smart to bring fans to an immersive experience with the release of Stranger Things Season 3

PLDT, Smart turns Manila upside down on July 4 with the launch of Stranger Things latest season An immersive experience through a fun-filled pop-up event for the new season is open and free for everyone at the SM Mall of Asia Atrium on July 4 to 7 As an additional treat to the Filipino fans, PLDT, Smart, and Netflix will mount the first-ever vertical pyromusical billboard featuring Stranger Things on EDSA Libertad Southbound on July 4, 6:30PM and 7:30PM What a better way to celebrate the …

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Smart underscores environmental protection at SarBay Fest

PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications piloted its #PlanetSmart initiative at the recently concluded SarBay Festival #PlanetSmart encouraged Smart subscribers who attended the beach festival to collect and properly dispose of their recyclables As part of efforts to support environmental protection, PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications piloted its #PlanetSmart initiative at the recently concluded SarBay Festival, a summer beach festival held every year in Sarangani Province. #PlanetSmart encouraged Smart subscribers who attended the beach festival to collect and properly dispose of their recyclables. During the four-day …

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Smart, Sun, TNT subscribers get BIGGEST YouTube Surprise!

Communications ups the ante with a bigger and more accessible FREE YouTube treat for millions of Filipinos More and more Filipinos can pursue their passions anytime and anywhere through watching their favorite content on YouTube, now made easier with Smart’s Free YouTube For All To enjoy your Free YouTube, subscribers would simply have to dial *123#, choose option 1, and follow the on-screen instructions Following the massive success of its Video Every Day campaign, digital service provider Smart Communications ups the ante with a bigger …

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PLDT, Smart fires up Ateneo as PH’s first ‘Smart 5G campus’

PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications to partner with Ateneo De Manila University in the development of next-generation applications and services that will run on Smart’s 5G wireless network PLDT-Smart, together with their technology partner Nokia, will help set up the Ateneo’s Convergent Technologies Center with a 5G lab The launch of 5G at the Ateneo is the third leg in the PLDT Group’s roadmap of 5G deployment in the Philippines PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with …

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