Philippines

Kontra-GaPi perfectly cover Game of Thrones opening theme using Folk Instruments

Here’s something to help you pass time while waiting for the next episode of Games of Thrones season 7. Kontra-GaPi (Kontemporaryong Gamelan Pilipino) of the University of...

Samsung has official launch Galaxy Book in the Philippines

Samsung will officially launch its 2-in-1 Windows 10 tablet in the Philippines this July 28, 2017. First announced at the 217 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, the Galaxy...

Sony launches Xperia XZ Premium in the Philippines, retailing at Php 45,500

Sony Philippines is launching the Xperia XZ Premium in the Philippines. The Xperia XZ Premium will retails around Php45,500 and will be available in Luminous Chrome, Deepsea Black...

DOTr suspends Anti-Distracted Driving Act, will review the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR)

The Department of Transportation just announced that they’re suspending the implementation of RA 10913 or the Anti-Distracted Driving Act (ADDA). The announcement was made...

Senate approves Senate Bill 1363 for final reading

With a 22 – 0 voting, the Senate approved the Bill No. 1363 or more popularly known as the “Telecommuniting act of 2017,” a bill that will protect home-based...

Anti-Distracted Driving law takes effect tomorrow May 18 and here are 11 things that we motorist needs to know

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) just release an FAQ regarding the Anti-Distracted Driving law or RA 10913, which will take effect tomorrow, May 18, 2017. The FAQ addresses...

Taxi drivers have nothing to blame but themselves for the decline of their income

Drivers Unite for Mass Progress and Equal Rights (DUMPER) complained that the decline in profits of regular taxi driver is caused by the presence of TNC operations like Uber and...

Smart now testing Emergency Cell Broadcast System (eCBS)

Smart is currently testing their Emergency Cell Broadcast System (eCBS). So if you’re a residents of Eastwood, Project 3, 4 and Murphy, Quezon City, expect an message from...

Daughter of Jeepney Driver shares the other side of the National Transport Strike that happened last Monday

Whenever we hear that there will be transport strike, we always frown and get frustrated because it means that whatever plans you have for the day, you will need to adjust the...

Purported Kim Store Warehouse raided by Bureau of Customs

Looks like customers of Kim Store would need to wait before they can get their orders, since Bureau of Customs (BOC) just raided a warehouse purportedly owned or used by Kim Store...

This Facebook Post have defended Miss Philippines Maxine Medina from Basher Two Days in Advance

Miss Philippines Maxine Medina is getting a lot of criticism and bashing regarding the way she answered the question and answer portion of the 65th Miss Universe pageant. But...

House Bill 4721 to give Employees the “Right to disconnect” after office hours

Earlier this month French workers won the “right to disconnect” from work related digital communications like email and smartphones. It looks like that is what Quezon...

LTFRB Orders Wunder and Angkas To Cease Operations

In a series of tweets, the Land Transportation Franchising & Regulatory Board (LTFRB) ordered not one but two startups to cease operation. The two startups in question are...

Apple Philippines and Power Mac Center launches Battery Replacement Program For iPhone 6s

Apple Philippines in partnership with Power Mac Center, a premier Apple partner in the Philippines, announced on both their Facebook and Twitter account that the Battery...