Monthly Archives: January 2011

Samsung lightens the load with featherweight-design Notebook 9 Series PC

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, recently unveiled the Samsung Notebook 9 Series at the International Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas. With a weight of only 1.31kg (2.88lbs.), measuring only 16.3mm(0.64inches) in depth, and with a screen size of 13 inches, the Samsung Notebook 9 Series is premium notebook for consumers who pursue the best of everything: design, performance and usability.

Samsung’s Notebook 9 Series has been equipped with a vivid ‘SuperBright Plus’ display (400nit) with 16 million color reproduction, all encased in the most advanced duralumin metal alloy. The Samsung Notebook 9 Series ultra premium notebook offers a bright, vivid viewing experience, premium outfit, and optimized power and performance.
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Posted by on January 19, 2011 in Samsung


Globe CEO to speak at MMT APAC Conference

Globe Telecom President and CEO Ernest Cu will join distinguished mobile money transfer business leaders from the Asia Pacific region at the annual MMT APAC conference and expo, to be held at the Hyatt Hotel in Manila from January 17 to 20, 2011. Cu is set to deliver a keynote address on “Globe GCASH executing on telco-financial service convergence” on Tuesday, January 18, 2010. Mr. Cu’s speech will talk about prospects for mobile money as cumulative market opportunities show more applications to achieve scale in both developed and fragmented financial markets.

Globe runs its mobile commerce business under wholly-owned subsidiary G-Xchange, Inc (GXI), and through its flagship mobile commerce brand GCASH. GCASH was recently awarded Best in International Mobile Transfer in the world’s first Mobile Money Transfer (MMT) Awards. GCASH REMIT, the domestic cash pick-up service of Globe, is also being utilized by Land Bank of the Philippines and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) for the pilot implementation of the government’s Conditional Cash Transfer Program (CCT) in far-flung areas.
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Posted by on January 16, 2011 in Globe Telecom


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PHPUGPH deploys applications to the cloud via Windows Azure

The PHP Users Group of the Philippines (PHPUGPH) recently held its annual coding contest aptly called im-PHP-ress! The focus of this year’s competition was Cloud, which provided the open source developers experience with building and deploying web applications to the cloud using Microsoft’s Windows Azure.

The contestants were asked to develop plug-in applications for popular Content Management System platforms: Joomla, Drupal or WordPress. Their applications were then deployed to the Cloud using Windows Azure.
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Posted by on January 7, 2011 in Microsoft


Lenovo Redefines Computing Experience for Consumers and Businesses with Something for Everyone in the New Year

Lenovo has unveiled an exciting new line-up of Think and Idea laptop and all-in-one (AIO) PCs at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2011), with new designs and technologies to make computing more efficient and enjoyable for businesses and consumers alike.

Lenovo also launched the Lenovo Enhanced Experience 2.0 for Windows 7 – the second generation of the Windows 7 exclusive certification only available on Lenovo products. This unique technology will be featured in a wide range of Think and Idea-branded PCs beginning in Q1 2011 (calendar April – June 2011).
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Posted by on January 6, 2011 in Lawson Software


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