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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.

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.

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.

July 07, 2015

Huawei P8 Now Available on Globe Plan 1999

Globe Telecoms has announced that they’ve added the recently-announced Huawei P8 on their roster.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

March 22, 2015

Globe opens pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge

Getting the newest Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge on a postpaid plan? Globe Telecom opened its website for pre-orders of the newest Samsung Galaxy flagship devices, and it’s not going to be as affordable as the previous models.

March 17, 2015

Globe clarifies details on new broadband plans

In an press release sent to us by Globe Telecom, the company has clarified that existing subscribers will not be affected by the changes introduced in their broadband plans. This is in response to our report yesterday about the new data scheme.

March 16, 2015

Globe DSL switches from daily to monthly data caps

New subscribers of Globe Tattoo DSL will have a new subscription offering which puts the daily data cap to a monthly cap. Old subscribers will continue to follow the old plans while renewals or new subs will be offered monthly caps ranging from 10GB to 500GB per month.

March 06, 2015

Globe to provide Android One devices with free data

Globe has announced that it will provide its customers purchasing the new Android One devices – Cherry Mobile One and MyPhone Uno, free mobile data for 6 months.

February 26, 2015

Battle of the Flagship Stores: Globe Gen3 vs. Smart Hip Lifestyle Cafe

As telecom companies strive to improve their wireless and connectivity services everyday, so does their flagship stores which got facelifts in the recent times. We take a look at each of arch rivals Globe Telecom and Smart Communications’ newly-designed service centers.

February 20, 2015

Globe Prepaid Subs Can Now Call, Text, Surf and Enroll to Promos Even w/o Load

Prepaid load, or the insufficiency or lack of one, has always been the main hurdle for continuous communication with our friends and loved ones. This is the reason why Globe Telecoms, in partnership with its sister company Touch Mobile (TM) launched a new initiative that will limit, if not eliminate these situation, by allowing prepaid […]

February 04, 2015

Globe upgrades network capacity, adds over 4000 new LTE cell sites

Mobile network giant Globe Telecom announced that it had activated 4,300 new LTE-TDD and LTE-FDD cell sites around the country as part of their current infrastructure upgrade program.

January 06, 2015

Globe offers free Viber to all subscribers

Globe’s Peter Bithos has has made a video announcement declaring the extension of their free Facebook promo starting January 13 for an entire month and on top of that they’re also giving free Viber messaging to all subscribers.

November 23, 2014

Over 50,000 Spam Text goes thru Globe every day

A recent press release posted on Globe’s website indicated that over 2 million spam messages were blocked/filtered by the telco after they’ve implemented an automated filtering system in their network.

November 20, 2014

Cherry Mobile partners with Globe for free 150MB/mo for 1 year

Cherry Mobile has announced that they are teaming up with Globe Telecoms to provide consumers with free 150MB worth of data every month for twelve (12) months when they buy any of the three participating Cherry Mobile Android handsets.

November 19, 2014

Globe responds to iPhone 6 delivery delays

In response to yesterday’s story on the shipment delays of pre-ordered iPhone 6 by customers, Globe has sent us their official press statement.

November 18, 2014

Globe iPhone 6 shipments delayed due to courier problems

Last November 14, Globe shipped out orders of the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus to subscribers nationwide. There were a lot of people who pre-ordered the new Apple devices and while the first 200 customers who lined up at midnight for the release, the remaining units were scheduled for shipping that very same morning.

November 15, 2014

Globe Prepaid LTE SIM now available

The long wait is over: Ayala-led telecommunications giant Globe Telecom now offers prepaid LTE SIM cards for its subscribers who want to speed up their mobile internet speeds across the nation.

November 15, 2014

Globe Carrier Billing now supports purchases in iTunes

Perhaps the first time we’ve seen this — Globe now allows you to buy apps in the iTunes Store which will be charged along with your postpaid bill.

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