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March 18, 2014

ISP Porn Block: Why it won’t be just child porn

The NTC has clarified that only child porn will be filtered by the ISPs and there was a huge sigh of relief from everyone. For once, it looks like netizens are trusting the NTC that it will follow that directive and that alone.

March 15, 2014

NTC to require ISPs to block porn starting this month

The National Telecommunications Commission has posted a memorandum circular last January 30 that will require ISPs to block child pornographic content and websites in the Philippines.

January 24, 2014

Philippines 15th in global mobile traffic to Pornhub

Pornhub, the world’s largest porn site with an average daily visitors of 35 million, has recently published their statistics on porn viewership in the Philippines for 2013.

December 19, 2011

Gadget porn at Low Yat Mall, Kuala Lumpur

Every city has it’s own gadget mall — the Philippines has Virra Mall, Japan has Akihabara, Singapore has Funan and Sim Lim. Here in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia they have the Low Yat Digital Mall.

September 14, 2008

Senate Bill No. 2464: The Anti-Porn Act of ’08

A member in the forums posted about this Senate Bill concerning the proliferation of obscene and pornographic materials both in print, digital and online.

May 28, 2008

Philippines ranked #8 on Worldwide Porn Revenues

With about $1 billion in annual revenues, the Philippines is tied at No. 8 with Canada and Taiwan for the largest revenues from pornography in 2006. This is according to the Internet Pornography Statistics report by Jerry Ropelato of Top Ten Reviews. For a poor 3rd 2nd world country, that’s something, huh?

July 22, 2007

OLPC brings porn to 3rd world kids

What? They didn’t thought it would come down to this? Hook up any PC to the internet and 99% of the time, it’ll end up will some sort of pr0n one way or another. Apparently, the One Laptop Per Child Project is no exception. Reuters reports that Nigerian students that have recently been beneficiaries of […]

October 30, 2006

Porn Sites: Forgot to renew your domain, eh?

There’s this little known underground economy for domaineers that’s very, very lucrative. In one of our discussions the other night at the SEO Philippines party, there’s this one guy from down south who snatched up the .COM of a tri-media popular .COM.PH website — within months, he was allegedly earning USD$6,000 per month from Adsense […]

October 13, 2006

iWebmasters outsourcing porn sites?

I am removing my post here about iWebmasters as per request of my source. It’s my fault actually for not asking the person if our conversation was bloggable or not. I will leave the comments intact though as those are my reader’s opinions.

December 21, 2005

Congressman blames broadband for porn

Catanduanes Representative Joseph Santiago who was also former chief of the National Telecommunications Commission blamed the advent of “cheap, high-speed Internet access” for the proliferation of pornography and so-called “cybersex” activities, a recent article in Inq7.net reports. Aw, com’on. This man’s barking at the wrong tree. He might have also blamed treeplanting as the reason […]

October 13, 2005

Google promotes Pinoy porn?

Just saw one of the ads from Google AdSense promoting Filipino porn? Was a bit shocked that Google would allow advertising about pornography thru AdWords.

March 10, 2014

Funny and amazing stuff about tech in the Philippines

From being the text messaging capital of the world to becoming one of the top IT outsourcing hubs in the planet, the Philippines has certainly achieved a lot especially when it comes to anything that involves tech. For that we’re going to list some of the funny and amazing stuff about the technology industry in […]

March 07, 2014

Playboy, Hello Kitty, and Leica threesomes for a camera

What would happen if you combine Hugh Hefner’s soft-porn empire, a Japanese kawaii character for kids, and a camera manufacturer? You get the ultra-limited edition Leica C.

October 10, 2013

Are Manila’s Bus Stops & WiFi Waiting Sheds reliable?

“We did not build a Wi-Fi hotspot with a shed. We put up waiting sheds in bus stops with an add-on Internet connection.” – that was the premise behind Manila’s new project in improving public transportation. While most people do liked the idea, a few people thought otherwise. I tried it myself and found my […]

June 21, 2013

Instagram Video now available

Instagram brings video recording capabilities to their recently updated app, allowing users to upload short clips to the popular photo-sharing social networking service.

May 20, 2013

Yahoo! to buy Tumblr, are you still eager?

Earlier today, Tumblr has finally broke the news that they’ve been acquired by Yahoo! The sale was pegged at $1.1 billion, just a little more than what Facebook got Instagram.

March 12, 2013

Are you an internet addict?

Do you spend more time online than you used to? Do you use social networking, online shopping, online games, online gambling, or blogging in excess? Let’s add online porn to the mix. If you answered yes to any of the questions can we say that you’re an internet addict?

February 17, 2012

The tale on MegaUpload’s Philippine Office

During last January’s news about the shutting down of file-sharing website MegaUpload and the surprise raid of Kim Dotcom’s mansion in New Zealand, the Philippines was also mentioned as one of the governments who helped the FBI in their investigation. And true enough, the local office of MegaUpload has been around for some time now.

January 30, 2012

Anti-Cybercrime Bill gets Senate approval

The Senate finally approved their own version of the Anti-Cybercrime Bill (Senate Bill 2796) earlier today. The bill provides for penalties of Php200,000 to Php1.25 million and imprisonment of up to 12 years.

August 12, 2011

Announced: Cherry Mobile Cosmo Winner

Thanks to all those who joined in our recent Cherry Mobile Cosmo give-away and we got over 600+ entries on that one.

September 05, 2010

Much ado with iTunes Ping

So, I finally gave Apple’s new social network a try. iTunes Ping seems to be an attempt to connect music lovers and iTunes users, probably in the hopes of generating more music sales.

June 08, 2010

Yahoo!-Nielsen Net Index 2010

Yahoo! and Nielsen today announced results of their recent internet usage survey (Net Index 2010) which covers 22 major cities in the Philippines.

March 20, 2009

Nokia closes Mosh to concetrate on Ovi

News of Nokia shutting down their Mosh social networking site has been spreading was a surprise to me. They’ve been pushing their online presence for a couple of years now so it doesn’t make sense to shut down a web service.

May 21, 2008

OLPC 2.0: 2nd Generation XO Laptop Unveiled

The One Laptop Per Child Foundation just unveiled the next generation of XO Laptops and looks like it’s an interesting upgrade to the previous one. OLPC founder Nicholas Negrponte reveals the new design of the OLPC in a press conference.

May 16, 2008

US Airports searching inside laptops?

If you’re traveling to the United States and happen to bring your laptop, iPod or other electronic gadgets with you, airport or border authorities can actually search for data in them.

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