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Daily Archives: March 19, 2012

Exciting freebies, games and discounts in ‘It’s More Fun in the Philippines with Nokia’ Campaign

“It’s More Fun in the Philippines with Nokia” Campaign kicks off at SM Pampanga led by Nokia Philippines General Manager and Head of Sales Dharmesh Goshalia (4th from left) and Redeemer Torres, General Manager of GenText, joined by the rest of the Nokia team

Thousands of Nokianatics and mobile phone users from key provinces all over the Philippines proved its more fun in the Philippines with the country’s leading mobile brand when they trooped to select malls as Nokia successfully put its own spin to the now-famous tourism campaign with exciting activities, freebies and treats.

“We share everyone’s excitement with the new tourism campaign, ‘It’s More Fun in the Philippines’ and we decided to inject our own twist to this campaign by bringing the Nokia experience to the provinces. With the Mall Tours we want to show the fun and exciting mobile lifestyle of Filipinos, enriched of course by Nokia,” said Dharmesh Goshalia, General Manager and Head of Sales of Nokia Philippines.
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Globe Business promotes IPv6 adaptation in PH

Globe Business holds learning sessions and fora to actively promote the adoption of Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) in the Philippines, as part of a global drive to adopt to the new protocol by mid-2012. Leading the sessions are Achie Atienza (1st row, standing 2nd from left), Globe Business Product Manager for Internet; (from left, seated) Mar Apuhin of Cisco; Zwicky Cheung of Tata Communications; and Gilbert Virtucio, Technical Solutions Architect of Globe Business.

As part of its relentless commitment to business continuity and providing seamless Internet experience to its customers, Globe Business steps-up efforts to fast-track the adaptation of Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) in the country, in a move that reflects the growing importance of the new protocol as the current IPv4 addresses being used to connect to the Internet are facing near exhaustion.

IPv6 is the next generation of Internet addresses. It supports longer and a vastly larger amount of IP addresses than its predecessor, IPv4, which is facing shortage worldwide, with the last block of the 4.3 billion IPv4 addresses assigned in February 2011.
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Enjoy unlimited access with Globe BlackBerry Chat at P99 per month

BlackBerry use in the Philippines has definitely evolved from its humble beginnings as a handset exclusive to top executives and business honchos to a device now enjoyed by young professionals and even students, thanks to its innovative features that take the smartphone experience to a whole new level.

One of the most popular BlackBerry applications is the BlackBerry Messenger, or more commonly known as BBM. Data reveals that over 80% of BlackBerry owners worldwide are BBM users, with over 50 new BBM users added every second. As an application that revolutionized instant messaging, BBM boasts of an incredible depth of features and interactive settings with a touch of social networking, where you can update your status, change your profile avatar, and let your friends know where you are and what song you are listening to, making it one of the largest social mobile networks in the world.
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Microsoft brings its first ever Microsoft Innovation Universe to the IT community

You think you know everything about technology? Think again. This year, Microsoft Philippines is combining three big events – Server Summit, Who Dunn I.T. and Imagine Cup 2012 – in one major gathering. Dubbed Innovation Universe 2012, the three-day event is geared towards bringing the ultimate Microsoft experience to the Filipino community from March 21-23 at the Megatrade Hall, Bldg. B, SM Megamall.

“For years now, Microsoft Philippines has been providing software, services and solutions to transform the lives of Filipinos, helping them harness their talents and skills to realize their full potential. With Innovation Universe 2012, we are providing the venue for IT professionals and enthusiasts to see world-class innovations and be inspired to become world-class innovators,” said John Bessey, Managing Director, Microsoft Philippines.
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ThinkPad Edge E120 offers SMBs with the right mix of size, price and performance

Small-to-medium business (SMB) customers are extremely mobile which is why Lenovo developed a thinner and lighter form factor personal computer (PC) that also addresses SMBs’ need for businessclass performance at an affordable price point.

Meet Lenovo’s most competitively priced ThinkPad Edge model, the 11-inch ThinkPad Edge E120 laptop which features a thin and light profile at 0.93-inch thin and 1.36kgs in weight, making it easy for on-the-go entrepreneurs to lug it around.
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Intel tantalizes consumers with ‘Ultrabook™ Temptations’

What would you do for an Ultrabook™ computer? That’s the question Intel Corporation asks in Ultrabook™ Temptations, a series of six light-hearted experiments filmed in six cities across four countries and posted to YouTube today.

Sleek and stylish, Ultrabooks are a new category of computers inspired by Intel. They are the next generation of mobile computing–thinner, lighter and more responsive than traditional laptops, yet just as powerful and secure.
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Leading non-life insurance firm goes Google with IP-Converge

With its heavy reliance on IT systems to run its daily business processes, MAPFRE Insular brings its IT savvy operations up a notch by going Google. The company recently signed up with IP-Converge, the country’s first and only publicly listed Internet data center and cloud services provider, for Google’s suite of web-based office applications known as Google Apps for Business.

As the largest Google Enterprise Partner in the Philippines, IP-Converge provides licenses and implementation services for various Google Enterprise products including Google Apps, Postini Services, and Google Maps and Search. The company received training, support and deployment services from Google, as well as access to application programming interfaces (APIs) for integrating Google Apps into customers’ business operations.
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