Trolling PLDT, Globe, Smart and Sun!
The Low down: Globe (allegedly) illegally used the “Tonino Lamborghini” brand to promote its internet dongles. Tonino Lamborghini s.r.l., an Italy-based company, released a statement last August 3 that warned the public of fake products bearing the “Tonino Lamborghini” brand. Tonino Lamborghini CEO Dott. Gian Luca Filippi: “Tonino Lamborghini s.r.l…. wishes to inform its customers [...]
Smart Communications has announced the launch of Smart Bro Rocket, currently the fastest mobile broadband prepaid service running on the operator’s HSPA+ network. The Rocket dongle is available at P3,995.00 at selected Smart Stores nationwide starting August 8, 2011. The prepaid Rocket kit comes with an hour of free surfing. Troll: The Rocket is Smart’s [...]
Smart Communication Inc. announced that it will launch a fourth generation (4G) dongle that can deliver up to 12 megabits per second (Mbps) internet speed (using High-Speed Packet Access (HSPA+) technology) Troll: HSPA is an amalgamation of two mobile telephony protocols, High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) and High Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA). It’s [...]
Globe, in its continuing price war tactic versus Smart, has dropped the price of its Globe Tattoo Broadband Stick to P995.00 and has added a 120 hour (perishable in five days) bonus. Dong Ronquillo, head of nomadic broadband business for Tattoo: “We will keep the surprises coming for our Tattoo customers… It’s already so easy [...]