If text messaging, calls and data services are disrupted by typhoon Yolanda, it will not be for long assured telecommunications companies. In press statements, Smart & Sun Cellular as well as Globe Telecom said they have disaster-preparedness programs in place that will facilitate continued services during the storm. Smart Communications, with affiliate companies Sun Cellular [...]
By Julie S. Alipala
Despite being shot at, a locally hired guide walked a considerable distance and reported to military authorities that two men had been kidnapped in Sulu on Tuesday, the authorities said.
Globe Telecom said it sealed a partnership that would allow it to bundle offerings for prepaid subscribers with technology firm Viber, a service that allows users to send free texts and calls granted they have access to Wi-Fi or 3G networks, a statement yesterday showed.
TWO years ago, Globe Telecom took the initiative to promote and support media excellence and press freedom, giving fruition to Cebu Media Excellence Awards.
Security guards don’t have to worry about not being able to report to the police when they ran out of cellphone load.