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Gov’t admits cyber law ‘barely constitutional’


The heart of Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act which is Section 12 or the Collection of Traffic Data is “barely constitutional,” government lawyers admitted before the Supreme Court Tuesday.

Posted: January 29th, 2013 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Escudero: It’s up to UNA to drop guest candidates

Senator Francis Escudero. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero is now leaving it up to the United Nationalist Alliance to decide whether or not to drop its guest candidates who may not comply with the group’s wishes.

Posted: January 29th, 2013 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Sereno eyes paper-less courts

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Judiciary must rise from the threat of floods by taking steps to protect the environment through paper-less courts, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno said Wednesday in a speech before members of the Presidents of Law Associations in Asia (POLA).

Posted: August 29th, 2012 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Court to decide if students will be allowed to attend rites

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Will she or won’t she be able to make it? A judge will decide today on the fate of the 16-year-old high school student of St. Theresa’s College who was barred from attending the graduation rites. The student isn’t alone in her misery.

Posted: March 29th, 2012 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News,Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

High school girl banned from graduation over Facebook ‘bikini photo’


For posing in a bikini, and posting photos in her Facebook account, a 16-year-old girl won’t be allowed to attend her graduation ceremony on Friday.

Posted: March 28th, 2012 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News,Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

BlackBerry maker upbeat on Asian growth markets

SINGAPORE – BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) is banking on Indonesia and other populous markets for growth in Asia, while it faces intensifying competition worldwide from rivals like the iPhone. The Canadian firm had one of the most prominent stands at the CommunicAsia telecom fair that ended Friday in Singapore, where industry executives gather [...]

Posted: June 24th, 2011 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Apple sues Samsung in South Korea in patent fight

SEOUL, South Korea – Apple Inc. is bringing its patent fight with Samsung Electronics Co. over smartphones and tablet computers to South Korea. Apple spokesman Steve Park said Friday that the company filed a lawsuit Wednesday in Seoul Central District Court. Apple sued Samsung in the United States in April. Apple alleged Samsung’s Galaxy line [...]

Posted: June 24th, 2011 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Executed Filipina’s remains brought to QC

MANILA, Philippines—The remains of executed Filipina Sally Villanueva were brought to her brother’s residence in Quezon City after its arrival from China late Wednesday, radio and TV reports said. Villanueva, Ramon Credo and Elizabeth Batain were executed March 30 through lethal injection after they were found guilty of drug trafficking by Chinese authorities.

Posted: April 7th, 2011 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Mandela’s foundation launches Twitter account

JOHANNESBURG – Nelson Mandela’s foundation is reaching out to the young, networked and socially conscious, bringing teens to a news conference Monday to announce it was launching a Twitter account. Thando Sithebe, a 17-year-old Soweto high school student, called Mandela a “father to everyone” and said he would use his own Twitter and Facebook accounts [...]

Posted: March 29th, 2011 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Lady Gaga boosts Japan relief funds at Zynga

SAN FRANCISCO—Efforts by social game star Zynga and the American Red Cross to raise money for relief efforts in Japan got a $1.5-million boost on Monday from pop diva Lady Gaga. Lady Gaga, whose birth name is Stefani Germanotta, raised the money by selling “We pray for Japan” plastic wristbands at her ladygaga.com website. “I’m [...]

Posted: March 29th, 2011 in Entertainment,Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Workshop offers geeks industrial-strength toys


SAN FRANCISCO—In the tech-obsessed South of Market neighborhood that digital sensations like Twitter and Zynga call home, a newfangled workshop for would-be inventors blends a startup sensibility with the area’s historic manufacturing roots to give geeks a chance to get out from behind the keyboard. Modeled after gyms, TechShop is attracting members who pay as [...]

Posted: March 29th, 2011 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Twitter co-founder returns, to head product

SAN FRANCISCO—Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey announced on Monday that he was returning to the high-flying company as executive chairman to head its product team. “Today I’m thrilled to get back to work at @Twitter leading product as Executive Chairman,” Dorsey said in a message on his Twitter feed @jack. Twitter’s chief executive Dick Costolo said [...]

Posted: March 29th, 2011 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

Bieber’s ‘Baby’ most viewed video at YouTube

SAN FRANCISCO—Pop star Justin Bieber’s music video “Baby” has crossed 500 million views on YouTube and is the most watched ever on the video-sharing service that launched the boy music idol to fame. The video, whose full title is “Justin Bieber – Baby ft. Ludacris,” had logged 500.4 million views on Monday. The video had [...]

Posted: March 29th, 2011 in Infotech,Latest News Stories | Read More »

  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Opinions split on Napoles turning state witness
  3. Delfin Lee: Blame Pag-Ibig, not me
  4. Plunder complaint filed vs PNP chief, firearms office head over license delivery deal
  5. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  6. San Juan cops fail to arrest Cedric Lee
  7. More ‘Yolanda’ bodies found
  8. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  9. Lawyer: Napoles ‘will tell all’
  10. Boy ‘sexually assaulted’ at Indonesia international school
  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  3. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  4. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  5. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  6. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  7. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  8. Reckless driver endangered lives of Aquino, entourage–report
  9. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  10. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  8. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  9. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia
  10. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima


  • Save the queen? Aide takes fall for Enrile, Gigi Reyes
  • Napoles turnaround alarms whistle-blowers
  • Palace prepared to charge its allies
  • 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  • PNP chief on plunder raps: ‘Amateurish’
  • Sports

  • Mixers trim Aces, force do-or-die tiff
  • Donaire junks Garcia as coach, taps father
  • ’Bye Ginebra: No heavy heart this time
  • UAAP board tackles new rules
  • Baguio climb to decide Le Tour de Filipinas
  • Lifestyle

  • Entering the monkhood a rite of passage
  • Haneda International Airport: A destination on its own
  • Wanted: Beauty queen with a heart that beats for the environment
  • Kim Atienza: At home with art and design
  • Life lessons I want to teach my son
  • Entertainment

  • Return of ‘Ibong Adarna’
  • Practical Phytos plans his future
  • In love … with acting
  • From prison to the peak of success
  • ‘Asedillo’ location thrives
  • Business

  • Philippine Airlines to stop shipment of shark fins
  • PH banks not ready for Asean integration
  • Stocks down on profit-taking
  • Banks allowed to use ‘cloud’
  • SMIC to issue P15-B bonds
  • Technology

  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Engineers create a world of difference
  • Bam Aquino becomes Master Splinter’s son after Wiki hack
  • Mark Caguioa lambasts Ginebra teammates on Twitter
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 24, 2014
  • Talking to Janet
  • Respite
  • Bucket list
  • JPII in 1981: walking a tightrope
  • Global Nation

  • China and rivals sign naval pact to ease maritime tensions
  • What Went Before: Manila bus hostage crisis
  • Obama arrives in Tokyo, first stop of 4-nation tour
  • Believe it or not: Filipinos love US more than Yanks
  • PH, HK end bitter row; sanctions lifted
  • Marketplace