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Globe Telecom expands public WiFi service, Davao hospital included

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GoWiFi, Globe Telecom’s premium public WiFi service has expanded to 1,000 more new locations and 10,000 access points in the Philippines including a prominent Davao City hospital. This, in an effort to give more…

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US Embassy now asks for your social media accounts

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The US government has now approved plans to ask US visa applicants for their social media accounts. Just recently, the Trump administration has started conducting background checks on the social media usage of visa…

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Stay within your travel budget with this one-stop booking app

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Travel makes my soul very happy. Traveling brings a different kind of joy and excitement. Discovering (and even getting lost – but that’s where the thrill is!) new places, meeting fascinating people, immersing in…

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Tried and tested: Thumbs up for Globe Roaming

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This is definitely one travel tip I will highly recommend over and over again! The next time you travel outside of the country, PLEASE DO register with Globe Telecom’s international roaming services! The Globe Roaming…

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Globe Telecom lands SEA-US submarine cable system in Davao City

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Globe Telecom successfully landed over the weekend the Southeast Asia-United States (SEA-US) submarine cable system, bringing the company one step closer towards the provision of richer and enhanced international connectivity to businesses in Davao…

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Globe Telecom to deploy more 700 MHz LTE sites, target increase is 300%

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This is really exciting news especially for Globe Telecom subscribers like myself! Globe Telecom will continue to ramp up deployment of the 700 megahertz (MHz) band, with a target to increase utilization of the…

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Globe Telecom extends help to Surigao quake victims

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Surigao Vice Governor Arturo Carlos Egay, Jr. (center) and Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) Head Ramon Gotinga (2nd from left) receive Globe Telecom call cards and SIM cards from Jeffrey Guitche, Globe…

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Mindanao’s Parasat Cable TV boosts service with Globe Business

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Parasat Cable Television (PARASAT), Mindanao’s only digital television system provider, further boosts its services with connectivity solutions from Globe Business, the information and communications technology arm of Globe Telecom, in response to high demand…

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Tried and tested: How I saved big on my CDO hotel with the Traveloka App

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As a frequent traveler, nothing else makes me a happy camper than discovering various ways and means to save money especially on accommodations. We all know that lodging expenses can take a huge chunk…

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Akamai: Philippines has marked improvements on Internet connectivity

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Akamai, a leading content delivery network services provider for media, software delivery and cloud security solution, revealed on their 3rd quarter survey that the Philippines has registered significant improvements in terms of connectivity. This…

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GOOD NEWS: NTC breaches 2016 collection target by P 34.5 M

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With barely 3 weeks left in 2016 to collect Administrative Fees, the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC), an agency under the Department of Information and Communications Technology responsible for the supervision, adjudication and control over all…

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I’m heading to Blogapalooza 2016

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I’m pretty stoked to be in Manila this weekend for Blogapalooza 2016! Blogapalooza is the Philippines’ first and largest B2B: Business-to-Blogger networking and marketing event and this year, it will be held on November…

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How to pay your Philippine travel taxes online

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Here in the Philippines, individuals who leave the country need to pay travel taxes. The Philippine travel tax is actually a levy imposed by the government. Filipino citizens, foreign passport holders and non-immigrant foreign…

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Here’s a great reason why you must renew your contract with Globe Telecom for your #iPhone7 and #iPhone7Plus

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The long wait is over! Globe Telecom has finally announced it will offer iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, the best, most advanced iPhone ever, featuring an all-new advanced camera system, dust and water resistant…

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CD-R King now has affordable LED light tubes

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Haven’t we all tried using fluorescent lights in our homes at least once? What seemed to be a harmless household product later on proved to be harmful in the long run. Years after fluorescent was…

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Improved Philippines ICT performance garner attention from foreign indexes

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Absolutely great news, Philippines! Even various foreign indexes have now noted an improvement in the state of information and communications technology (ICT) in the country. Such improvement in the ICT sector is being attributed…

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Globe, Davao government set up 0917 Duterte

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Globe Telecom and the Davao City government are collaborating to help improve the peace and order situation in the city by putting in a place a hotline, 0917-Duterte (0917-3883783), to receive calls and texts…

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Globe 0917 Giveaway – Just share your Globe throwbacks and WIN!

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I’ve been a Globe Telecom subscriber for decades! I remember my first phone was a humongous Nokia 10, subscribed to a Globe line. It was such a big deal to have a cellular phone…

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Globe Telecom brings you these wonderful surprises this September

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The signature Globe prefix 917 always had a special bond to most of the company’s customers, especially those who are loyal to the service for over 10 years. Brought to life through the actual…

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The Space CDO: Co-working and having your own office made easier, fun

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Have you ever heard of co-working? Co-working involves a shared working environment, often an office, and independent activity. Compared to a typical office environment, those who co-work are often freelancers or independent contractors, work-at-home professionals,…

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Attend these wealth building seminars in Davao, CDO and Cebu

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Want to be wise with your money? If you’re in Cebu, Davao, Cagayan de Oro and even Manila, you may want to join wealth building seminars in your area! These seminars on how to…

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Globe partners with Netflix in the Philippines

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Leave it to Globe Telecom to come up with the most exciting content partnerships with global brands to further strengthen their offers to customers. Just recently, Globe announced their partnership with Netflix, the world’s leading…

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The new Globe Telecom content partners – absolutely exciting!

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A few days ago, Globe Telecom flew me to Manila (the only blogger from Mindanao!) to witness very special events – the Manila debut of the Tony Award-winning musical, “American Idiot,” (which they co-produced),…

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Manila debut of “American Idiot” : Rowdy Visual Candy #Globe9WTAmericanIdiot

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I just spent a few days in crazy busy Manila. I was there to witness first hand the formal announcement of Globe Telecom’s new content partnerships with top global brands Netflix (IKR!!!), Sports Illustrated,…

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My tweet landed on Gizmodo

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A few days ago, a Twitter friend of mine tagged me in a tweet. I thought it was just an interesting article. Turns out it was an article published in one of the world’s most popular, high traffic technology and design blog, Gizmodo — and apparently I was in it! Well, technically, my tweet was 🙂 My tweet got cited in an article about a recent gaffe committed by Facebook. You see, they greeted us Filipinos Happy Independence Day but the flag that came along with it was inverted. Highly unintentional, I’m sure, which was exactly why my tweet didn’t

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Achieve wellness goals with new fitness app KFIT (discount code here!)

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Ever wanted to hit the gym, have a foot reflexology session, look for the nearest Crossfit studio or go to a yoga class but you just don’t know where to go or you feel that you don’t have the time? Are you like me who travels frequently and wants to have an easy way to check out gyms, salons, spas or activities near your hotel? You can say goodbye to those moments because the solution is just between your fingertips and your mobile phone! Presenting – the new fitness app, KFit! KFit helps you discover, plan, and reserve fitness, beauty and wellness activities near

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Calling all Vis-Min schools! Avail of this #DigitalThumbprint Program #WonderfulPH

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If there is one thing that the youth of today should really understand and take to heart, it is how they should act safely and responsibly online. I’m sure you’ve seen posts (or two!) by young ones these days that can really raise eyebrows, can disappoint friends and even break the hearts of their own parents and loved ones. It’s undeniable that the youth of today can act careless and can be reckless with their own digital footprints. That’s why I’m really glad that Globe Telecom has joined forces with Optus and Singtel in launching Digital Thumbprint, an award winning program

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ABS-CBN TV Plus now available in Cagayan de Oro – Where To Buy

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It’s finally available in Cagayan de Oro! The ABS-CBN TVplus or “Mahiwagang Black Box” was officially launched in Cagayan de Oro through a ceremonial switch-on today, May 27, 2016. This means that more Filipinos nationwide can now watch exclusive channels and superior entertainment content in dramatically clear digital picture and sound. The ABS-CBN TVplus is now available in Cagayan de Oro! This makes CDO the second major region in Mindanao to experience digital TV – the other one being Davao. When I received the invitation to attend the launch, I knew it was something I just couldn’t pass up on

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