Trolling PLDT, Globe, Smart and Sun!
Does anyone actually know anyone who does not have a FB account? No, your grandma who was born in the 1930’s, and is currently on a ventilator, does not count. Globe, in partnership with Zuckerberg’s obra, in a masterful stroke of genius, has offered FREE access to Facebook for three months to ALL its subscribers [...]
Troll: You have probably already read all about this event all over the internets, and as usual, the Troll is late in reporting it. Meh. … All the way to Boracay – where the pale, fluorescent burned bodies of geeks have gone to attend the “Geeks On A Beach” (GOAB) tech and startup conference. All [...]
Globe’s GoSAKTO promo has been well received by both its subscribers, and specifically by the Internet and Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines (IMMAP) who conferred a Silver Boomerang Award to the novel prepaid product for its highly successful promotion over digital media. According to the IMMAP – the GoSAKTO campaign was a notable winner [...]
In the recently concluded Malaysia Developers Day, held in Kuala Lumpur, AT&T declared some very good vibes vis-a-vie our local telco industry. Jake Jennings, AT&T Executive Director for International External and Regulatory Affairs: “We see positive prospects in the Philippines. We hope that the Philippines will continue to grow so we can continue to provide [...]
Troll: This post is a bit late – but then no good deed should ever go unpublished. ;-) During and after the recent dumping of shitloads of rain over Luzon, the telcos, along with their mother companies – along with other big corporations, have pitched in to help – each offering the best of what [...]
This could get really interesting real fast! Gilberto Duavit Jr., GMA President: “We are open to partnership agreements toward content distribution and monetization… We are currently in discussions with both major telcos toward that end.” Whoa nelly! GMA is in talks with PLDT for a possible content distribution alliance. But what’s weird is this: the [...]
A computer/cellphone technician in Bulacan was recently collared by the police for hacking WIMAX broadband modems. Arrested was Francis Camangin, a 22 year old local of Bulacan. Francis, with the Facebook alias Ashley Limpan, will be charged with violating Republic Act 8484 (aka the Access Devices Regulations Act) and Presidential Decree 1612. Troll: Ashley is [...]