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July 23, 2015

Globe to start Clash of Clans tournament on July 25

It’s not just Smart who will hold its Clash of Clans tournament in the country, Globe will also host one in their #NextLevelKa Tournmanent which will start on July 25. Continue Reading

July 21, 2015

Smart ups Xiaomi Mi 4i pre-registration page

Right after the local launch of the Xiaomi Mi 4i, Smart has opened its pre-registration page for those who want to get the flagship phone under the telco’s postpaid plans.

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July 20, 2015

Globe opens flagship Gen 3 Store in Cebu, largest in PH

Last July 16, Globe invited us to Cebu to witness the opening of their largest store yet, the flagship Gen 3 store in Ayala Center Cebu. Continue Reading

July 16, 2015

Smart to hold Clash of Clans tournament in PH

Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) will soon hold the Philippine Clash 2015 – a Clash of Clans (COC) tournament in the country for Smart subscribers with over Php2 million worth of prizes to be won. Continue Reading

July 14, 2015

The Fastest Internet in PH That Money Can Buy

Internet connection rates in the Philippines are usually more expensive and slower compared to other more developed countries. However, if you really want a blazing fast internet connection at home, and money is not an issue, here are some of the fastest internet connection offerings from local telcos that you can choose from.

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July 09, 2015

Why Globe’s Free Facebook is a money-making machine

Yesterday, Globe Telecom made a consolidated push for their Free Facebook campaign by making it possible for any subscriber in their network to have access to FB for free at varying user-experience.

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July 08, 2015

Smart announces free Instagram for prepaid and postpaid

Smart Communications has announced that they are now offering free Instagram access to prepaid and postpaid subscribers whenever they subscribe to top prepaid offers or latest postpaid plans.

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July 05, 2015

LG G4 comes free on Smart Surf Plus 1999

The LG G4 is now available via Smart Postpaid plans and comes free when you apply for Surf Plus Plan 1999 and Surf Plus Plan 2999.

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June 23, 2015

Globe Telecom launches Direct Carrier Billing for Windows Mobile Store

Globe Telecom rolls out its new service that lets Windows phone and Microsoft Lumia users to pay mobile apps and in-app content without having to whip out their credit cards. Continue Reading

June 17, 2015

Globe announces higher data allocation for LTE plans

Last month, we reported that Globe has revamped its DSL plan data caps. Today, Globe has announced that it has increased its monthly data allocation for its Tattoo Home Broadband LTE plans. Continue Reading

June 10, 2015

Ongoing Service Interruptions between Globe and Smart networks

We’ve experienced a number of network problems today and this has been confirmed by the corporate communications of Globe. In an email advisory, the telco confirmed interconnection problems between them and Smart.

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June 07, 2015

NTC hearings on Minimum Broadband Speeds looks promising

Since November of 2014, the National Telecommunications Commission has been holding public hearings about the issue on Minimum Broadband Speeds. Recent updates about the results of the series of hearings have yielded promising results.

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May 22, 2015

SIM Card Registration Act Gets a Nod From The House

Yesterday, the House of Representative has approved 28 national bills, and one of which is the House Bill 5231, also known as the “Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Card Registration Act”, that seeks to require telcos to “establish a foolproof system of identifying users prepaid SIM cards.

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May 21, 2015

Sun releases postpaid plans for Xiaomi Mi Pad

Sun Cellular has recently released their postpaid plan offerings for the Xiaomi Mi Pad tablet. Continue Reading

May 13, 2015

Smart Launches New Surf Plus Postpaid Plans

In an effort to meet the growing demand for mobile internet access, Smart Communications Inc. debuts a set of tiers under the new Smart Surf Plus plan which starts at Plan 399 and goes all the way up to Plan 1999.

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May 11, 2015

Xiaomi Mi Pad to be available under Sun Cellular

Sun Cellular has announced the they will soon offer the Xiaomi Mi Pad under their postpaid Gadget Plan.

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May 08, 2015

Globe Bares Unlimited Data Roaming For Prepaid Subs

Globe Telecoms has revealed a new subscription-based service for prepaid subscribers called Roam Surf which allows them to continue surfing the web using their Globe prepaid SIM card even when abroad.

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May 05, 2015

Globe silently revamps DSL plan data caps

We have learned that Globe Telecom has made quick fixes on their new consumable DSL Plans, according to their new website image detailing monthly data caps for Tattoo DSL, Wireless Broadband, and Platinum Broadband subscribers.

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April 27, 2015

Globe offers free access to WhatsApp to subscribers

Globe Telecoms formally announced that it has teamed up with WhatsApp to bring subscribers, both on prepaid and postpaid subscriptions, access to the popular instant messaging platform without eating up their data allocation.

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April 04, 2015

GoPro HERO4 Silver Now Available on SmartBro Gadget Plus Plan

Now here’s something we don’t see often! SmartBro, Smart Communications’ broadband arm, has recently added the GoPro HERO4 Silver to their portfolio and will be available under SmartBro Gadget Plus Plan 999 and Plan 1299.

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March 28, 2015

Globe extends Free FB through Internet.Org

Globe Telecom recently announced that it extends its current Free Facebook promo, now accessible through the Internet.Org website or app, until May this year.

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March 27, 2015

Samsung Galaxy J1 Now on Sun Cellular Postpaid Plan

Sun Cellular continues to add more handsets to its portfolio with the latest one being the Samsung Galaxy J1 – on of the South Korean firm’s latest entry-level smartphone that’s primarily geared for selfie lovers.

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March 25, 2015

Liberty to launch mobile internet service in PH in 2016

Liberty Telecoms Holdings Inc., a joint venture of San Miguel Corp. (SMC) and Qatar Telecommunications (QTel) has announced that it will launch its own mobile internet service in the country in early 2016. Continue Reading

March 23, 2015

Smart releases postpaid plans for Galaxy S6, S6 Edge

With its registration page now open, Smart Communications Inc. has released its postpaid plans for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge.

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March 23, 2015

Smart ups registration page for Galaxy S6, S6 Edge

Smart Communications, Inc. has opened their registration page for customers who want to get the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge under their postpaid plans.

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