Archives: Internet

Philippines: Preparing the Implementation of National ID

July 21, 2017 by onlineph | No Comments | Filed in Business, Featured, Government, Internet, Public Service

The national identification system has been long proposed for the unification of different government processes for the convenience of the Filipino citizens. However, at the moment the bill still needs to undergo second and third readings. But even before it succeeds going through the process, the government is already preparing for its implementation. Readmore

Investigation showed PLDT was not using Direct link and re-routing Traffic overseas to the US and then back to the Philippines

April 28, 2017 by onlineph | No Comments | Filed in Business, Government, Internet, Technology

It is a common knowledge for everyone that the internet speed in the Philippines is one of the slowest and unreliable in the world. Despite the surge of the telecommunication industry, there seems no hope in increasing the speed of internet connectivity.

Due to this, the government has made improving telecommunications infrastructure to assist with the development of the internet in the Philippines on their priority list. The Department of Science and Technology launched the Philippine Open Internet Exchange (PHOpenIX) together with Philippine Internet Service Providers to interconnect through a common backbone or Internet Exchange Point (IX) for efficient infrastructure. Readmore

PayPal and Gcash Partnership Allows Business Owners and Freelancers to Transfer and Withdraw without any Fees

April 2, 2017 by onlineph | No Comments | Filed in Blogging, Business, Internet, Technology

Good news to all Freelancers receiving their payment through Paypal! A collaboration between Digital Payment Company PayPal and GCash, micro-payment service provided by Globe, will provide freelancers and businesses with a faster and more convenient way to withdraw funds from their PayPal account.

Freelancers and micro, small to medium-sized enterprise (MSME) business owners can now enjoy zero charge on transferring and withdrawing funds and only within one day. They only need to link their PayPal accounts to their GCash accounts. Readmore

ABS-CBN files $8M lawsuit vs Kissasian and other Sites

February 19, 2017 by onlineph | No Comments | Filed in Blogging, Business, Government, Internet, Social Network, Technology

ABS-CBN Corporation has filed a lawsuit before the US Federal District Court last Friday, February 17 against video-streaming website kissasian.com over alleged infringement of trademarks and registered copyrights of their 27 television shows and movies.

According to the media network, these efforts are to step up its anti-piracy enforcement this year. Readmore

Book Now! Piso Fare by Cebu Pacific Offered for All Domestic and International Flights

February 3, 2017 by onlineph | No Comments | Filed in Business, Featured, Internet, Technology, Tutorials

Low-budget travelers, rejoice! The most anticipated Piso Fare by Cebu Pacific is finally back!

The country’s largest air carrier recently announced the offering of its popular piso fare promo. However, the company failed to expect the huge number of visitors interested in the promo which made the booking system page of their website crashed. Readmore

Here’s the Most Watched Facebook 2016 Video

December 15, 2016 by onlineph | No Comments | Filed in Featured, Internet, Social Network, Technology, Videos

2016 has been the year that Facebook Live became well known to most of its users. As the year ends, let us countdown the most popular live videos that had captivated the audience and netizens.

One of the most watched videos was from Candace Payne, aka “Chewbacca Mom.” Her “simple joys in life” captivated the audience more than any other Facebook Live video this year. The four-minute video was donning a talking Chewbacca mask while laughing hilariously in her car. Readmore

Globe Telecom Free Wifi for MRT now Approved

June 11, 2016 by onlineph | No Comments | Filed in Business, Government, Internet, Social Network, Technology

MRT passengers would soon be enjoying free Wi-Fi connection courtesy of Globe Telecom.

The network giant has recently secured a deal with the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) to provide free Wi-Fi connection in stations of Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3). It sealed by a memorandum of understanding that both parties signed. Soon, Globe would deploy wireless internet infrastructure in all MRT Stations along EDSA. Readmore