Globe files complaint against Caritas Shield text spammers

Globe subscribers, particularly those in postpaid, are being bombarded with text spams on a daily basis. Users have been constantly complaining about taking legal actions against spammers who leverage on unregistered prepaid SIMs … [Read more...]

NTC asks ISPs to block porn sites

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) ordered all Internet service providers (ISPs) to "monitor and filter out cyber-pornography sites and content" in accordance to the memorandum circular issued January 30, 2014. Upon … [Read more...]

NTC orders Globe, Smart, Sun to refund P0.20 of SMS charges

November 30 of last year when the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) ordered Globe Telecoms, Smart Communications and Sun Cellular to lower their short messaging service (SMS) rate from the standard PhP1.00 to 80 … [Read more...]

New scam targets Globe Postpaid Users via Zong

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) and local service providers issued statements before on how to avoid mobile phone-related scams. While there are still a number of bogus SMS scams, NTC together with our local … [Read more...]

Local SMS rate down to 80 centavos effective today

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) via its Memorandum Circular 02-10-2011 asked the three local telcos to lower the short messaging service (SMS) rate from the standard PhP1.00 to 80 centavos effective today, … [Read more...]

NTC clears PLDT-Digitel merger

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) cleared on October 26, Wednesday, Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT)'s acquisition of the third-ranked Digitel Telecommunications Philippines Inc.According to reports, … [Read more...]

BayanTel sets broadband cap at 100GB: Generous or Not?

Earlier, I posted about NTC's proposal to cap broadband usage for each subscribers. Though the memo is yet to be re-drafted as the schedule for the public hearing this January 2011 is not yet announced, netizens are very much … [Read more...]

NTC’s Memo on Minimum Speed of Broadband Connections

With the growing number of Filipinos relying to the internet, National Telecommunications Commission's (NTC) proposal to allow data volume caps is certainly unacceptable.According to the reports, the recent NTC Memo includes a … [Read more...]

Globe Telecoms’s Per Pulse Charging

After the government exercised it's power to study how the local telecommunications companies handle it's business spearheaded by the senator who was in himself a victim of the 'missing load,' Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile, the National … [Read more...]