Month: September 2011

IBM Ranked #1 in IT Services Market Share in ASEAN

Quezon City, September 27, 2011:  IT analyst firm International Data Corporation (IDC) has ranked IBM number one in ASEAN market share as measured by revenue in its report, “IDC Asia/Pacific Semiannual IT Services Tracker 2H 2010, April 2011.” According to the IDC report, IBM’s 2010 ASEAN services* revenue was...

Globe launches most affordable Android phone

With the steady rise of smartphone penetration in the Philippines, Globe Telecom brings the most affordable Android phone to the country, giving lower income mobile phone users access to the mobile web and other related technologies. Introducing the CloudFone Ice, another revolutionary Android handset that’s easy on the pocket,...

List of Cancelled Flights due to Typhoon Pedring

Manila, September 26, 2011: Due to Tropical Storm Pedring, airline companies in the Philippines have announced the cancellation of flights.  Here’s the following cancelled flights (Sept. 26, 2011). PR 277 MNL – Legazpi PR 278 Legazpi – MNL 5J 521 MNL – Naga 5J 522 Naga – MNL 5J 821 MNL – Virac 5J...

RCBC Bankard cardholders to enjoy early Christmas shopping

With Christmas fast approaching, to millions of Filipinos, what to shop for and where to go shopping for Christmas is a constant issue each year. RCBC Bankard cardholders and shoppers don’t have to worry! The 2nd Mega Brands Sale is here – at the Megatrade Hall 2 & 3,...

Get Ready on the XTERRA Philippines Duathlon

Team Duathlon! Putik Pare! The XTERRA Philippines Duathlon is set on November 13, 2011 in Nuvali, Laguna. A two-person team will combine a mountain bike ride (18 KM) and a trail run (10 KM) Each member must do both diciplines. Featuring the Putik Pit Categories: ALL MALE.ALL FEMALE.MIXED FEEL...

NBA Legend Clyde Drexler Headlines NBA Madness Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, Sept. 23, 2011 – National Basketball Association (NBA) Legend Clyde Drexler and the Orlando Magic and Portland Trail Blazers dance teams will take part in NBA Madness Philippines 2011, the NBA’s interactive basketball fan event. Jointly organized by the NBA and Solar Entertainment, NBA Madness Philippines 2011...

Get high on AI with m.globe

Can’t get enough of the American Idol fever that has seemingly plagued the entire of Manila recently? Whether you were one of the lucky ones who had the chance to witness the concert live or just plain unfortunate to have missed it because of your hectic schedule or limited...

President Aquino Discusses Commitment to Technology Innovation as Driver of Economic Development at the IBM Think Forum

New York, 21 September 2011 – Philippine President Benigno Simeon ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III today discussed his nation’s commitment to supporting and improving economic development and business growth through technology innovation during executive meetings with IBM today in New York City.  The meetings were held as part of the technology company’s THINK: A Forum...

IBM Ranked Number #1 in Application Management Services Market Share

Quezon City, 21 September 2011: IT analyst firm International Data Corporation (IDC) has ranked IBM number one in Application Management Services market share, as measured by revenue, in its report, “Worldwide and U.S. Application Management Services 2010 Vendor Shares: IDC’s Top 10 Vendors.” According to the IDC report, IBM swept...

Bloggers meet Businesses in the Blogapalooza

Do you believe I’m influential blogger? Of course I am! Lol.   Last Sept 17, at the Fully Booked Bonifacio Global City Taguig, I was invited on one of the biggest events for Bloggers – Blogapalooza. The event was hosted by one of the influential bloggers and Dj of...