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Gamer's confession: I blame lags, frame drops for my lost games
by Jap Tobias - August 15, 2022 - 2:05pm
No matter how minor you think they are, delays can cause late reactions and unpredictability in movements.
Eating at Jollibee soon? Here are 6 futuristic innovations that will make you say ‘Kakai-bee!’
by Jap Tobias - August 9, 2022 - 1:46pm
This month, Jollibee announced the cutting-edge store tech innovations that will level up the joy and complement the "Alagang Jollibee" brand of service that customers have known and experienced through the yea...
Cordillera IPs assert ownership of bahag, indigenous culture against misuse
by Jap Tobias - August 9, 2022 - 11:30am
"When you popularize erroneous information, it results in people having wrong notions," Lucy Ruiz, an IP Education lecturer, says. "If seen by non-IPs, they might think that you can use it however you want."
In the business of education: 4 questions to ask before franchising
by Jap Tobias - August 8, 2022 - 3:50pm
In the Philippines, Kumon is one of the most well-established education franchises. With over 300 centers in just 25 years, the brand has undeniably made a name for itself and gained the trust of Filipino famil...
In search of incredible: ASUS transforms technology for evolving needs of Filipino
by Jap Tobias - July 5, 2022 - 10:05am
In an exclusive interview with Philstar.com, ASUS Philippines Country Manager George Su bared the company's direction for the year to keep up with the ever-evolving technology needs of Filipinos. 
Homes of the future: Samsung innovates customizable, lifestyle-centric appliances
by Jap Tobias - July 4, 2022 - 4:43pm
For the longest time, manufacturers dictate the design, colors and shapes of products. Samsung Bespoke wants to change this by giving consumers more power and freedom. 
UNBOXING: Philippines' first deluxe ‘Monopoly’ board game
by Jap Tobias - July 1, 2022 - 2:50pm
From Solaire Resort & Casino in collaboration with Hasbro, comes Solaire Monopoly, the first Philippine-based edition of the iconic board game from an integrated resort.
Satellite internet explained: What can it do for tourism businesses?
by Jap Tobias - June 30, 2022 - 10:11am
While reliable internet connectivity presents limitless opportunities to businesses, the case wasn’t as easy for companies in remote areas that either struggle to find a decent internet connection or remain...
Mapúa collabs with Arizona State U! Here are 4 opportunities students can experience
by Jap Tobias - June 10, 2022 - 1:16pm
The collaboration makes Mapúa a member of the ASU-Cintana Alliance, a global network of innovative universities in the US, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America. The network will be working together...
5 not-so-hidden tricks you can do with your laptop to increase productivity
by Jap Tobias - June 6, 2022 - 10:04am
If you don't know yet, and so that you won't be surprised in the future, here are five life-changing tricks you should know about your laptops!
CoPiCon connects generations through toys, memorabilia, collective nostalgia
by Jap Tobias - June 1, 2022 - 10:24am
Collectors and pickers are on a mission to pass on our pop culture history to the new generations — one toy at a time. 
Inside TaskUs: ‘Ridiculously good’ sites, culture make the office worth coming back to
by Jap Tobias - May 27, 2022 - 10:47am
In bringing its workforce back to the office, outsourcing company TaskUs, Inc. has a simple yet purposeful pitch to its employees: a “ridiculously good” return-to-office experience.
Friends, family and online apps: Where Filipinos go when they're short on cash
by Jap Tobias - May 1, 2022 - 10:06am
Borrowing will remain whenever Filipinos are financially challenged, and as long as accessibility of financial services remain unaddressed.
Small business, big dreams: Turn your passions into profitable ventures through e-commerce
by Jap Tobias - April 26, 2022 - 10:20am
With the offer of safe and convenient payment options, a wide assortment, and exciting Shoppertainment features like livestreams and games in the app, it’s no wonder Lazada has become such an integral part...
Priced under P10,000: 5 things that make Redmi Note 11 the king of value phones
by Jap Tobias - April 5, 2022 - 10:00am
From processor to design, the Redmi Note 11 got all the bases pretty much covered for a friendly price of under P10,000—making it truly a value phone to beat this 2022!
Cryptocurrency is becoming the next big thing in the Philippines. It could be for you too.
by Jap Tobias - April 4, 2022 - 10:37am
As economic situations continue to push people to be more strategic in finances and investments, adoption of crypto will significantly rise in the coming years. Still, there's a lot of groundwork that needs to be...
Inside GCash: 'G Nation' sparks innovations to make financial inclusion a reality for all
by Jap Tobias - April 1, 2022 - 3:59pm
More than just a typical fintech workplace, GCash has embraced being a company that celebrates and supports the social advocacies, interests and even the small businesses of their talents. 
As pandemic rains on their parade, Panagbenga performers yearn to hit the streets again
by Jap Tobias - March 11, 2022 - 1:04pm
In an interview with Philstar.com, Panagbenga performers share what they missed for three years and what they look forward to in the future.
Globe, child rights advocates urge public to make internet safer for kids
by Jap Tobias - February 14, 2022 - 9:53am
With the Philippines being the world's largest known source of online child sexual exploitation in 2020, Globe is determined to take a more proactive role with different organizations in making the internet safer...
INFOGRAPHIC: 5 ways to send love all year round with GrabExpress
by Jap Tobias - January 31, 2022 - 5:45pm
This new year, GrabExpress will continue to provide Filipinos with a convenient and affordable delivery service to help them stay connected with their loved ones, near or far, this 2022. 
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