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...]

Smart officially releases nano-SIM for PhP40

After Globe Telecom, competitor Smart Communications announced today that the company will start selling nano-SIM, the SIM card format that supports the soon-to-be-launched iPhone 5 (locally). The Manny Pangilinan-led telco offers … [Read more...]

Manny V. Pangilinan joins Twitter

Popular businessman Manny Pangilinan officially joined the social network giant Twitter hours before his talk at the 6th Internet and Mobile Marketing (IMMAP) Summit with a speech themed “Why My Heart is in Digital” last Friday, … [Read more...]

Smart to launch LTE commercially on August 25

The Philippines may probably be the country that has the lowest Internet speed in the world but has expensive plan offers. Worry no more as Smart, the country's biggest and largest Internet service provider, is bringing the latest … [Read more...]

Smart intros SimSafe to prepaid subs to retain number, retrieve contacts

Have you ever experience losing your phone and going in to the hassle of informing your friends and relatives about your new number? Perhaps if you're a postpaid subscriber, that'll be easy to have a SIM card replacement. Just pay … [Read more...]

DNSChanger malware to shut down Internet access in July 9

After heating up the news late last week, some people are now in panic as their computer may have been infected with a malware reported by FBI after a series of investigation.DNSChanger, also known as "RSPlug," "Puper," and … [Read more...]

Coming on March 15: Smart Data Plan 1000!

Leading local telecommunications network, Smart Communications, will release a new postpaid line that will maximize users's mobile experience.Per press release, Smart will launch Smart Data Plan 1000 come March 15th. This postpaid … [Read more...]

Smart Manic Mondays: Free 25MB of Mobile Internet!

Smart Communications brings another promo to all of its subscribers be it in prepaid or in postpaid through Manic Mondays. And since more and more Filipinos are being hooked with social networking sites, activating and giving free … [Read more...]

Cebu’s Sinulog Festival 2012 is High-Tech!

The Department of Tourism is on the right track specially with how they prepared for Cebu's Sinulog Festival. This year's Sinulog is dubbed as the most high-tech festival that the country ever produced.Wireless leader Smart … [Read more...]

TRIO 20: Smart, Sun, Talk N Text’s first tri-network prepaid offering

After Smart-Sun Dual Plan 549, Smart and Sun's next offering is now for prepaid subscribers - TRIO 20.With the collaboration of the three biggest mobile networks in the country, Smart Communications, Sun Cellular and Talk N Text, … [Read more...]