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Social networking driving up Pinoys’ Internet usage – study

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By JM Tuazon – In yet another proof of how Filipinos are addicted to social networking, a recent study by insight and consultancy firm TNS showed that Filipinos’ social media frenzy are driving the growth of mobile Internet in the Philippines.

Friendster, another Facebook casualty

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By Arlene Burgos, abs-cbnNEWS.com – Social networking pioneer Friendster has advised its millions of users to take their files elsewhere, or face oblivion by May 31, when the site begins a reincarnation of itself as a non-Facebook-competing, “entertainment and fun” service.

Wikimedia launches Philippine arm

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By TJ Dimacali – Wikimedia launched its official Philippine chapter earlier this week, eyeing burgeoning use among students and the academe.

P-Noy website launched today; public may interact with Aquino

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By Delon Porcalla – Beginning at noon today, Filipinos can interact with and send their sentiments to President Aquino and his officials.

Pinoy student develops cheap oil technology

By Ellalyn B. De Vera – In a bid to produce cheaper oil as a solution to the increasing cost and harmful effects to the environment of fossil fuel, an 18-year-old student from the University of the Philippines (UP) has developed a technology that uses recycled plastic to harvest Read more »

Pinoys lead the world in use of phone features

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By Melvin G. Calimag – A new report by global market research firm Synovate has found that Filipinos lead the way in the use of many mobile features among 11 countries covered by the survey.

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