Posts Tagged: Philippines



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 system.

  • June 3, 2014
  • at 11:00 am
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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.

  • June 2, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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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, motorcycles, and accessories.

  • May 30, 2014
  • at 10:00 am
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Facebook cuts off Anonymous Philippines’ page following attacks against Chinese websites

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

  • May 23, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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GrabTaxi’s limo service, GrabCar, enters first new country as it speeds into Manila

Only a week after GrabCar first launched in Malaysia, the service is now available in Manila

  • May 22, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Anonymous Philippines hacks 200 Chinese websites for “territorial encroachment”

Anonymous Philippines has crossed borders and defaced more than 200 Chinese website this week.

  • May 20, 2014
  • at 1:30 pm
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This startup converts small merchants’ Facebook pages into estores

Uniqly’s do-it-yourself website service allows merchants to create their own estore on multiple platforms.

  • May 15, 2014
  • at 9:30 pm
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Zipmatch founders: Don’t let the lack of funding stop you

Before getting its seal of approval, Zipmatch founders John Dang and Chow Paredes had to leave their corporate jobs and bootstrap the new st...

  • May 13, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Philippine startup MetroPlate pivots to university food deliveries, partners with its US counterpart

MetroPlate is now pivoting to Philippine universities as a subsidiary of US-based late-night food delivery service InstaNomz.

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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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 operations.

  • June 2, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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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.

  • May 30, 2014
  • at 9:00 pm
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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.

  • May 28, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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This new Philippine tech conference does hackathons without the hacking

Ripplrz sets up the hackathon premise in reverse.

  • May 22, 2014
  • at 7:36 pm
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10 taxi apps for Asia - 2014 list

10 taxi apps you can use across Asia

Standing on the curb with your arm flapping in the air is so last century. The best way to grab a cab now is to reach into your pocket and l...

  • May 21, 2014
  • at 10:10 am
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SoundCloud is top pick for music streaming in emerging markets in Asia

Germany-based SoundCloud is the most-used music streaming app in emerging markets in Asia.

  • May 19, 2014
  • at 9:00 pm
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Early for work? PayrollHero now lets you sing to clock in

Karaoke Clock-in will play a sample of a song which employees can sing along to.

  • May 15, 2014
  • at 12:35 pm
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SMS Bitcoin wallets to Singapore and beyond

The state of Bitcoin in Southeast Asia

A look in how Bitcoin is doing in each market, save for Singapore.

  • May 13, 2014
  • at 9:01 am
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10 Philippine online payment methods for consumers and merchants

Online vendors can encourage consumers to purchase online through alternative online payment methods.

  • May 9, 2014
  • at 10:00 am
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