Trolling PLDT, Globe, Smart and Sun!
Sun Expands Nationwide Broadband Reach… Through Smart Infrastructure! Digitel/Sun has doubled the coverage of its mobile broadband services, reaching a large majority of provinces – point to point from Ilocos Norte down south to Tawi-tawi, all through Smart’s back! Charles Lim, Sun Cellular EVP: “We are working to provide one of the most extensive mobile [...]
Ok – let’s be clear on what Globe is claiming: the telco is saying that 60% of those who recently got an LTE broadband subscription did so by choosing Globe Tattoo as their provider. The Troll smells some funky math work here – and it would really like to know as to how Globe ascertained [...]
According to the Singtel telco, its broadband subscriber base grew by 15% in H1 2013, which directly led to a 25% increase in revenues: Globe declared that its consolidated service income hit P5.2B big ones – up 25% from P4.1B in the same period from last year. The current Globe broadband army is at 1.8M [...]
Protect the business at all costs! PLDT’s Subic Telecommunications Corp. has requested the NTC to junk the request of Wi-Tribe to offer broadband services within the Subic Bay Freeport Zone. According to the empire’s subsidiary, Wi-Tribe entry will lead to the unnecessary duplication of facilities with no added advantage to the general public. Troll: NO [...]
Chin Wong of the Manila Standard Today wrote a very eye opening op-ed piece directing his readers to be wary of broadband internet packages – and his message is simple: read the fine print! More so – our dear writer tries to reconcile how the telcos can declare a service as “Unlimited” – yet, upon [...]
Yup, next on this year’s NTC hit list is the Quality of Service (QoS) of broadband provided by the telcos. Ladies and germs, this should be very interesting to see! Troll: And here we have it folks – the Telcos have been hiring their own “independent experts” to measure their internet services – and of [...]
Troll: Yup, much of the credibility in this study is fucked by the fact that the winner is also the one who commissioned it. The whole thing kinda reminds me of Ferdinand Marcos when he called for Snap Elections. … According to the research firm Nielsen Company Inc., Globe Tattoo outperformed two other brands* in [...]