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In a rather slow launch in the Philippines, Xiaomi sells 3,000 Mi3 phones after an hour

Xiaomi’s first sale of Mi3 smartphones in the Philippines today marks its slowest sell-out ever.

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  • June 26, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm

Xiaomi reveals Mi3 sale date and price in the Philippines

Xiaomi has revealed that 3,000 Mi3 smartphones will be on sale in the country on June 26 at 12 noon.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 18, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Apple, Samsung face growing competition in Philippines as consumers prefer budget-friendly tablets

Tablet shipments in the Philippines grew 110 percent year-on-year, according to a recent report for ...

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 16, 2014
  • at 4:04 pm

Xiaomi’s Mi3 will launch in the Philippines through Lazada

Xiaomi's flagship Mi3 smartphone will arrive in the Philippines in the coming weeks.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 11, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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7 LTE smartphones available in the Philippines

Here are some of the LTE devices available in the Philippines.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 11, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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Foodpanda continues Asian expansion, brings online food delivery service to the Philippines

FoodPanda adds Philippines to the slate of Asian countries it has gone into.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 9, 2014
  • at 1:00 pm

Philippine incubator Ideaspace reveals the 10 winners of its 2014 national startup competition

Philippine incubator Ideaspace Foundation announced the 10 winners of its second national startup co...

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 6, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm

Consumer rewards service ZAP secures $850,000 funding, set to expand across Southeast Asia in 2015

Philippines-based consumer rewards startup ZAP has secured US$850,000 in funding.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 6, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm

Filipinos living overseas now have a more convenient way to pay for their families’ education back home

PhilSmile taps on a potentially-huge market - overseas Filipino workers - for an educational payment...

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 3, 2014
  • at 11:00 am

New bill in the Philippines aims to exempt startups from taxes for two years

Senator Bam Aquino has filed a measure to exempt startups from taxes for their first two years of op...

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 2, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm

Huawei launches Ascend G6 in the Philippines, aims for 10% smartphone market share

China phone-maker Huawei launched the Huawei Ascend G6 in the Philippines.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • June 2, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm

This startup taps into Bitcoin to offer better payment options for merchants in the Philippines

Bitmarket provides a wider market reach for merchants and promotes ease of payment for customers.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • May 30, 2014
  • at 9:00 pm

In South Korea, mobile shopping reaches $2.83 billion

A recent study shows the amount of mobile transactions in the country increased 156 percent year-on-...

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • May 30, 2014
  • at 11:10 am

After shutdown of Pinoy Auto Trader, founders open a new car marketplace in the Philippines

Autodeal focuses on giving consumers information on current promotions and deals on brand new cars, ...

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • May 30, 2014
  • at 10:00 am

aCommerce expands into the Philippines, aims to bring brick-and-mortar retailers online

Ramping up its presence in Asia, aComerce has now expanded into the Philippines.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • May 28, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
18 Daily Deals Websites in the Philippines

18 daily deals websites in the Philippines: what’s to like and not to like

Some are veterans in the e-commerce wars, others are relative newbies. Most are homegrown ventures, ...

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • May 27, 2014
  • at 12:45 pm

How India’s WebKul earned $1 million in revenue with no funding

In 2013, WebKul has tripled its revenue and products, and reached US$1 million revenue.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • May 26, 2014
  • at 4:59 pm

Facebook cuts off Anonymous Philippines’ page following attacks against Chinese websites

Hacker collective Anonymous Philippines’ has lost access to their own Facebook page.

By Phoebe Magdirila

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  • May 23, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm