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PH top country curious on same-sex marriage, online searches reveal

Tagged as the wedding month, June is also celebrated for Gay Pride commemorating the historic StoneWall riots that happened in the 1960s. Violence against the GLBT exists even in many forms but gay pride continues to put color in various fields such as entertainment, arts and sciences. On Monday, Google doodle paid tribute to Alan Turing–father of computer science who helped in WWII success but later tortured for being a homosexual.

Furthermore, Insights for Search shows that the Philippines had shown interest on the Internet regarding same-sex marriage. Google Insights for Search shows that Filipino netizens rank 1st worldwide in terms of searching about same-sex marriage and related queries such as “marriage laws”, “gay rights” and “gay marriage states.” To date, the Philippines remains to be a dominantly Catholic country by 82% of the population.
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HP Accelerates Application Innovation for the Cloud

 HP recently announced enhanced offerings that increase collaboration between development, testing, infrastructure and operations teams, helping organizations break down IT silos so they can quickly deliver high-quality, innovative applications for hybrid and cloud environments.

The updated versions of HP Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) and HP Performance Center (PC) enable organizations to drive enterprise innovation through the continuous delivery of applications with new Lab Management Automation and Continuous Application Performance Delivery features.
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Securing the Virtualized Environment

To help ensure that Philippine businesses can harness the full benefits of virtualization and “Be Ready for What’s Next”, Kaspersky Lab recently unveiled Kaspersky Security for Virtualization, the latest enterprise security product from the anti-virus company.
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Seton Hall University provides Nokia Lumia 900 to incoming freshmen

Nokia, AT&T, Microsoft and Seton Hall University announced a step forward in Seton Hall’s Mobile Computing Initiative, whereby all incoming freshmen will receive a Nokia Lumia 900 each for extensive use across the university. The entire class of 2016 will receive a Nokia Lumia 900 powered by the Windows Phone 7.5 operating system, to support the university’s mission of providing state of the art technology tools to enhance the student experience and prepare students for success in a rapidly changing world.

“Nokia has a long history of innovation and their partnership with Microsoft allows us to extend the core academic and community resources of the University into the pocket of our students,” noted David Middleton, Executive Director, Center for Mobile Research and Innovation, and Assistant Vice President of Administration at Seton Hall University. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Antec announces High Current Platinum 1300, USB/Mobile Chargers and a.m.p audio products at Computex 2012

Antec, Inc., the global leader in high-performance computer components and accessories for the gaming, PC upgrade and Do-It-Yourself markets, is taking the opportunity provided by Computex 2012 to unveil a new PSU as well as a series of elegantly-designed lifestyle products intended to keep up with our increasingly social and mobile lives.

First up, Antec is showcasing its new high-performance enthusiast PSU guaranteed to take power supplies to the max. Designed with high-power users in mind, the HCP-1300 Platinum is meant to complement its ‘little’ brother the HCP-1000 Platinum. The HCP-1300 Platinum is sleeved, Stealth Wire cables integrate seamlessly in your setup while a plethora of available connectors enable users to set up a 4-way SLi or CrossFire in no time.
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Globe Telecom cited among Southeast Asia’s top companies for 2nd straight year

Leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom was again recognized by institutional investment publication Alpha Southeast Asia as one of the region’s top companies due to its strong Investor Relations Support and Dividend Policy.

Globe is one of the three top choices for the following categories: (1) Best in Senior Management IR Support; and (2) Most Consistent Dividend Policy. The second Institutional Investor Corporate awarding ceremonies organized by Alpha Southeast Asia will take place next month.
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