Daily Archives: December 1, 2011

Samsung wins Apple court battle over Galaxy Tab sales ban

The Australian Federal Court has upheld Samsung’s appeal against a previous injunction preventing sales of its Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet in Australia. Apple has appealed the decision to the High Court, but Samsung will now be confident that it can get its tablets into retail stores in time for Christmas.

Depending on the final decision of the High Court, the removal of the injunction is a win for consumer choice in the Australian tablet market, which is currently dominated by Apple’s iPad. Samsung’s well-regarded Galaxy Tab series provides some of the leading alternatives to Apple’s iPad, and from a consumer’s point of view it’s preferable to have competition in the market, rather than in the courts.
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HP-BSP “NO TO FAKES. KNOW THE ORIGINAL!” Campaign Wins Three Quill Awards

Strategic Works, Inc. (STRATWORKS) bagged three trophies for Hewlett-Packard (HP) Philippines’ “NO TO FAKES. KNOW THE ORIGINAL!” campaign in the 10th Philippine Quill Awards presented by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) held recently at Crowne Plaza Hotel.

The campaign, highlighted by HP’s partnership with the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) in the fight against counterfeits, received the merit award in communication creative for its launch exhibit held in July at the Trinoma Mall. It also grabbed two finalist trophies in communication management for PR and launch event.

Receiving the awards were Stratworks Head Writer Ryan Caidic, Accounts Supervisor Cathy Albaniel, HP IPG Consumer Sales Manager Charles Lizares, HP IPG Marcomm and PR Manager Bea Aldeguer and Stratworks Senior PR Manager Harold Geronimo.

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Canon customers can now inquire about repair status online

Canon Marketing Philippines, Inc. (CMPI) has improved its online customer support with the launch of a repair status inquiry tool in its website.

The service provides information on the repair status of Canon digital cameras, compact photo printers, video camcorders, projectors, inkjet printers, laser printers, scanners and lenses.
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REDFOX: One with the Earth

RedFox has established itself as the leader in the Philippine IT industry for over two decades. But it has recently proven that it is more than just a provider of affordable technological innovations. RedFox is also more than willing to support a greater cause: the protection and welfare of our planet.

As part of its efforts to contribute to a cleaner and greener environment, RedFox sponsored the 2011 Miss Earth beauty pageant in Tarlac, Capitol Plaza last November 23 and 24, 2011. With this year’s pageant geared towards protecting the environment, RedFox provided the judges with the necessary energy-conserving hardware to determine the winner of the Long Gown Competition, where the winner would also be named Miss RedFox.
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