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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Smart pays tribute to load retailers all over PH

PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications is paying tribute anew to its million-strong network of load sellers Smart Ka-Partner Rewards retailers convention will be held in various parts of the country in recognition of the load sellers’ hard work and significant contribution to the company’s growth Those interested in setting up their own Smart Ka-Partner loading business may inquire at the Smart Ka-Partner Retailers page on Facebook PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications is paying tribute anew to its million-strong network of load sellers all over the …

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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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PhilPop Bootcamp 2019 kicks off in Batangas

The country’s premier songwriting competition is back again Philippine Popular Music Festival (PhilPop), in partnership with Smart, is headed to Batangas for the first leg of the PhilPop Bootcamp 2019, the four-day workshop for upcoming songwriters will be held on May 27 to 30 at Club Balai Isabel PhilPop Bootcamp 2019 aims to hone the songwriting and performance skills of aspiring music artists The country’s premier songwriting competition is back again to shine the spotlight on the Philippines’ next generation of OPM stars. To kick …

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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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Transport solutions stand out at Smart’s innovation awards

Smart Communications’ annual SWEEP Awards encourages innovation and excellence in wireless applications development among students of tertiary schools This year’s SWEEP Awards is guided by #SWEEP15’s theme “#FutureReady: Creative Innovations Beyond Imagination” For 15 years, Smart has partnered with SWEEP schools to help them produce industry-ready ECE and IT graduates Transport solutions stood out from among 10 #FutureReady 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) entries that vied for over one million pesos total worth of prizes at the Grand Finals of the 15th SWEEP Innovation …

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Miss Universe Catriona Gray is the face of the new Smart Signature Plans

Miss Universe Catriona Gray is the perfect ambassador for Smart Signature Miss Universe Catriona Gray represents the generation of goal slayers Always a go-getter, Catriona is ready to embark on her new role as endorser for Smart Signature Catriona Gray’s journey to the Miss Universe crown is an inspiring story of a woman who has reimagined herself to win the most coveted beauty pageant title, bringing pride and honor to our country. Make no mistake about it, Catriona could have simply rested on her laurels …

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Smart and USTP go hand-in-hand in empowering women in disaster preparedness

TNT Tropang Ready’s trainees last year conducted their own disaster preparedness for women of Barangay Lapasan in Cagayan de Oro City The training aims to boost the capacity of the community to respond to any calamity Participants get to learn different ways and techniques to manage any disaster After joining Smart Communications’ TNT Tropang Ready training of trainers last year, faculty and students from the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines (USTP) National Service Training Program (NSTP) and Red Cross Youth (RCY) conducted …

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My My My! Get a chance to win Troye Sivan a pair of tickets from Smart!

Troye Sivan will be bringing The Bloom Tour in Manila this May Grab the chance to win free tickets by purchasing a Smart Prepaid load and data cards in select stores Smart Music Live! has been making international concerts possible for Filipino fans Don’t get tired of love songs just yet! Smart Music Live, in partnership with MMI Live, is bringing in Australian pop sensation Troye Sivan for his very first performance in Manila for The Bloom Tour at the Mall of Asia Arena on …

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Top collegiate teams shortlisted for Smart’s annual innovation awards

From over a hundred proposals that were narrowed down to 20 semi-finalists last February, 10 of the most #FutureReady Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G solutions were selected by Smart Communications (Smart) to contend for top honors at the 15th SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards. For 15 years, Smart has partnered with SWEEP schools to help them produce industry-ready ECE and IT graduates by leveraging on its network, infrastructure and technologies.    With more than one million pesos total worth of cash and prizes up …

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