Posts Tagged: Cebu


Cebu is back on track after disasters, aims to boost tourism with new Sinulog Festival app

After Philippines’ Cebu City got hit by an earthquake and typhoon Haiyan last year, it’s no wonder the city has experienced distraug...

  • January 15, 2014
  • at 9:30 am
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Micab lets you virtually hail taxis with or without internet connection

In the Philippines, hailing a taxi is an annoyance that’s not limited to Metro Manila. A bit down south in the Visayan region, residents o...

  • October 21, 2013
  • at 2:46 pm
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More Promising Ideas Seen at Startup Weekend Cebu

More Promising Ideas Seen at Startup Weekend Cebu

Seems like Cebu-based developers continue to overflow with unique ideas. The recent Startup Weekend proves it so.

  • June 18, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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Get ready for Hack2Hatch: From Hacker to Founder – A Weekend Camp for Technopreneurs

Young startups wishing to receive one-on-one mentorship by experienced mentors and founders from Silicon Valley may look no further. Philip...

  • September 7, 2012
  • at 2:10 pm
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Codetoki’s IT employment proposal wins at Ideas & Apps Philippines Challenge

Every student worries about getting a job after college. Students graduating with Information Technology and Computer Science degrees from P...

  • July 9, 2012
  • at 4:13 pm
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ON3: This is it. The final lap to win a three month Immersion at Silicon Valley

Plug and Play Tech Center from the US and the Science and Technology Advisory Council of Silicon Valley (STAC-SV), in cooperation with UP...

  • June 28, 2012
  • at 6:29 pm
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Caresharing’s journey from Philippines to Netherlands and back

Mark John Buenconsejo is an elder statesman in the tech startup community in Cebu, Philippines. No, he’s not that old; at around 32 (h...

  • April 26, 2012
  • at 3:58 pm
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Chillin’ With in Cebu

Terence and I are in Cebu for the ON3 pitching competition and we are gonna chill with some founders and developers here as part of a TechTa...

  • April 12, 2012
  • at 6:24 pm
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ON3: A 3-Day Event. A 3-Minute Pitch. A 3-Month Immersion at Silicon Valley.

Plug and Play Tech Center from the US and the Science and Technology Advisory Council of Silicon Valley (STAC-SV) in cooperation with UP Ceb...

  • March 28, 2012
  • at 11:13 am
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World Startup Report

The founder of the World Startup Report will make the Philippines his home for the next six months

After visiting more than 29 countries last year for World Startup Report, Bowei Gai has decided to stay put in the Philippines for around ha...

  • January 13, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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To help earthquake victims in Cebu, Google creates a crowdsourced map of affected areas

Earlier this week, the Visayas region of Cebu in the Philippines was hit by a 7.2-magnitude earthquake that affected thousands of families a...

  • October 18, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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Unli FM Calls On Local Filipino Musicians to Join the Fun

Unli FM is an up-and-coming web app gearing for its launch by calling out to Philippine musicians to sign up on their platform. A startup ba...

  • September 13, 2012
  • at 3:20 pm
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Smart to Launch First 4G Service in the Philippines This Weekend

The Philippines telco Smart is set to launch the first 4G mobile service in the country on Saturday, August 25. This service is capable of t...

  • August 21, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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  • July 4, 2012
  • at 9:51 am
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Startup Weekend Cebu participants solving real-world problems

It’s no secret that the Philippines has a growing startup scene with talented designers and developers. Filled with 200 enthusiastic and h...

  • May 15, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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In Philippines, Mynimo carves a niche despite mighty Jobstreet

Chances are, if you’re a job seeker or employer in Southeast Asia, you would know A leading online recruitment site in ...

  • April 24, 2012
  • at 8:11 am
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Startup Weekend Cebu – 11-13 May

Startup Weekend is an intense 54-hour event which focuses on building a web or mobile application which could form the basis of a credible b...

  • April 6, 2012
  • at 9:33 am
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Philippines Gets 3 Major Startup Events Soon, Including First Ever Startup Weekend Cebu

The startup scene in the Philippines seems to be really gaining a lot more traction in 2012 – and three major events in the coming mon...

  • March 13, 2012
  • at 2:48 pm
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