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Regine Velasquez treats loyal PLDT Home subscribers with a surprise Christmas carol

Dec 24, 2019 - 4:06 PM

Lucky subscribers got more than a Smart home upgrade this Holiday season

A parent’s guide to how the internet can help your children excel in school

Sep 16, 2019 - 6:37 PM

Kids these days can gain a competitive edge with convenient access to online learning material

Petron, Foton sweep separate PSL foes

Jul 06, 2019 - 11:14 PM

The Blaze Spikers bank on a returning star to roll to a 4-1 record as the Tornadoes also climb to 3-3

IN CONTROL. The Petron Blaze Spikers stay on top of their game. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petron, Cignal, PLDT dispose of foes in PSL

Jun 25, 2019 - 11:39 PM

Petron remains unbeaten, Cignal comes out triumphant in first game, while PLDT goes on a winning streak

STRUGGLING. The Marinerang Pilipina Skippers remain winless in the Philippine Superliga. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Kalei Mau powers F2 to 2nd win

Jun 18, 2019 - 10:40 PM

Kalei Mau delivers despite the dominant La Salle connection in her club

OFFENSIVE FORCE. Kalei Mau scores 17 points fo F2 Logistics. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PLDT Home unveils exclusive holiday treats for subscribers with "Disney On Ice presents Mickey's Super Celebration"

Dec 19, 2018 - 4:24 PM

"Disney On Ice presents Mickey's Super Celebration" will be running at the Mall of Asia Arena from December 25 to January 6

How to get the biggest savings from your trusted brands

May 03, 2018 - 2:56 PM

You can never go wrong with value-for-money purchases!

PLDT unit spending P11 billion for faster internet

Oct 26, 2017 - 3:45 PM

In two years' time, the telco sees over 1.3 million DSL subscribers of PLDT enjoying faster internet speed

‘All in one’ streaming service Roku is now available in PH

Jun 16, 2017 - 3:08 PM

It will be available for existing PLDT Home subscribers for only P199 month

MEET ROKU. Next generation form of entertainment in one convenient device

What do moms really want for Mother’s Day?

May 11, 2017 - 8:25 PM

Your mom would never admit that she wants these things

INFOGRAPHIC: How to make the Internet a safe space for kids

Apr 04, 2017 - 6:18 PM

Here’s what you can do to ensure the kids are having a positive online experience

How to improve your home broadband experience

Feb 20, 2017 - 2:51 PM

Whether you are gaming streaming or simply browsing this powerful wireless router makes it seamless and lag free

Olivia Jordan, Nia Sanchez to join Miss Universe festivities

Jan 24, 2017 - 1:14 PM

The two former Miss USA winners will cover Miss Universe for PLDT s social media page

Miss USA 2015 Olivia Jordan and Miss USA 2014 Nia Sanchez

What if more homes in PH can enjoy fiber internet?

Dec 23, 2016 - 12:13 PM

As fiber Internet connection becomes more available our lifestyle and productivity improve

PLDT, Smart launch international content partnership

Oct 04, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Subscribers will soon be able to access popular services such as Netflix Amazon iWantTV and more

PLDT Leadership Team (L-R): PLDT VP and Home Marketing Director Gary Dujali, PLDT FVP and Home Operations Head Oscar A. Reyes, Jr., PLDT Chairman Manny V. Pangilinan, PLDT and Smart EVP and Consumer Business Group Head Ariel P. Fermin, and MVP Group Media Bureau Head Mike Toledo

The right way to manage your family's online life

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:34 AM

Just like any other technology the Internet’s impact on your life is determined by how you decide to use it

5 Moments that made us say ‘thank you, technology’

Feb 09, 2016 - 5:07 PM

Missed birthday? LDR Problems? Technology saves the day

PLDT HOME Ultera presents UAAP Women’s Volleyball Season 78

Jan 31, 2016 - 2:30 PM

The highly anticipated tournament is among the projects supported by PLDT HOME Ultera as part of their advocacy in promoting volleyball at a grass roots level

PLDT HOME DSL welcomes home 2015 Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach

Jan 22, 2016 - 11:01 AM

Pia will pay a courtesy visit to PLDT during her scheduled stay in the PH

Photo courtesy of PLDT HOME DSL

A better way to share stories, moments, and connections

Jan 18, 2016 - 10:28 PM

PLDT HOME and Smart introduce their first broadband and mobile data sharing plan

PLDT, Microsoft team up for TVolution Stick

Dec 08, 2015 - 5:55 PM

PLDT shifts to delivering more entertainment options to Filipino households through the Southeast Asian debut of Microsoft manufactured TVolution Stick

FROM SECURITY TO ENTERTAINMENT. PLDT Home says it now focuses on delivering varying entertainment options for its consumers, after launching several products centered on home security. Photos by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

WATCH: Off the court and at home with Alyssa Valdez

Dec 06, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Feel as if you’re hanging out with ‘The Phenom’ as she talks about some of her hobbies and favorites

Catch Williams, Nadal and other tennis superstars at the Int'l Premier Tennis League

Dec 02, 2015 - 11:24 AM

PLDT HOME Fibr subscribers are entitled to a discount and the chance to win VIP tickets

Valdez shines as PLDT draws first blood in Shakey’s V-League finals

Nov 28, 2015 - 5:37 PM

The Lady Troopers dominate the first two sets before Alyssa Valdez and Aiza Maizo Pontillas take over to win Game one

FIRST BLOOD. Alyssa Valdez led the way for PLDT with 25 markers built off 22 kills, two aces, and a block. Photo by Rappler

PLDT Ultera, Army book Shakey's V-League finals spots

Nov 22, 2015 - 7:48 PM

PLDT and Army defeat their semifinals opponents in straight sets to enter the Reinforced Conference finals

PLDT HOME takes the lead with 3x more subscribers in Q3

Nov 17, 2015 - 11:06 AM

Commanding over 70 percent market share in Q3 PLDT HOME is solidifying its place as the leading home digital services provider in the Philippines

iflix has South East Asia covered

Oct 30, 2015 - 4:13 PM

With over half a million regional subscribers iflix is the leading video on demand content provider in Southeast Asia

PLDT launches PH's fastest broadband yet

Oct 20, 2015 - 7:04 PM

2ND UPDATE PLDT tests its new fixed broadband plan with advertised speed of 1 Gigabit per second

FIRST GIGABIT. PLDT introduces the first Gigabit plan in the country under its fixed broadband service, PLDT Home Fibr.

PLDT HOME has a new, Uber exciting partner

Oct 02, 2015 - 9:04 PM

The partnership reinforces PLDT HOME’s broadband leadership with free rides for subscribers

Gilligan’s, Foton Tornadoes advance to PSL beach volley finals

Aug 02, 2015 - 4:33 AM

The Gilligan s duo of Danica Gendrauli and Norie Jane Diaz earned the right to meet Patty Orendain and Fiola Ceballos of Foton for the Philippine Superliga Beach Volleyball title

TWISTER. Patty Orendain and Fiola Ceballos will have a chance to win the Philippine Superliga beach volleyball title when they meet Danica Gendrauli and Norie Jane Diaz of Gilligan’s. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Video on demand services to surge dramatically

Jul 06, 2015 - 9:15 AM

By 2020 the total number of video on demand subscribers globally is expected to reach 250 million up over 1000 from 2010 says a media research firm

LIVE BLOG: PLDT HOME and Smart launch iflix in the PH

Jun 24, 2015 - 12:09 PM

Enjoy entertainment everywhere with iflix

IN PHOTOS: Valdez, Santiago and PLDT clinch Shakey's V-League crown

May 31, 2015 - 5:37 PM

It was an afternoon of drama as two members of the Philippine national women s volleyball team Alyssa Valdez and Jaja Santiago stepped up when their team needed them the most

The ladies of the PLDT Home Ultera volleyball team have much to smile about. Photo by Josh Albelda

Valdez, Santiago lead PLDT to Shakey's V-League title

May 31, 2015 - 3:35 PM

Alyssa Valdez led the way with 29 points including 25 on attacks

Alyssa Valdez lived up to her MVP credentials, leading PLDT to victory in game 3. File photo by Josh Albelda

MVP Valdez leads PLDT past Army in Game 2

May 24, 2015 - 4:33 PM

Alyssa Valdez scores 26 as PLDT Home Ultera forces a winner take all game three with Philippine Army Lady Troopers in the Shakey s V League Finals

FAST CONNECTION. Jaja Santiago and her PLDT teammates celebrate a point during a win over Army. Photo by Josh Albelda

Don't cut the cord just yet: 4 telco services into one

May 09, 2015 - 2:41 PM

Customer experience is what s guiding PLDT to stay ahead in an industry where customers expect all of their devices to interact with each other

"Families assume various roles in life when they step out of their home. Our task is for them to remain connected and enable them to be successful," Isaias Ariel Fermin, PLDT's new head for Consumer Business. Photo by Rob Reyes

Five things that our moms would love to hear more often

May 09, 2015 - 11:57 AM

Sometimes the smallest words can make the biggest difference

Family-sized entertainment: PLDT HOME, Cignal launch Triple Play

Apr 17, 2015 - 3:03 PM

Get Internet landline and pay TV in one plan Subscribers who sign up for or upgrade until April 24 can also watch the highly anticipated Pacquiao Mayweather match for free

INFOGRAPHIC: Be present even when you're away

Mar 21, 2015 - 12:30 PM

Fear not working parents now there’s a way to be with the kids even when you’re away

Open a whole new world with PLDT HOME Telpad

Mar 20, 2015 - 3:29 PM

Expect a richer multimedia experience for your home with none other than Disney on your Telpad

Philippine Super Liga: AirAsia snaps losing streak, Cagayan shatters Cignal

Jun 16, 2014 - 4:29 PM

AirAsia s Flying Spikers defeat PLDT Home TVolution s Power Attackers while the Cagayan Province Lady Rising Suns eke out victory against the Cignal HD Spikers

Air Asia's Cha Cruz soars for a spike against PLDT. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Super Liga: PLDT, Petron score wins over Generika, Cagayan

May 28, 2014 - 9:32 PM

The PLDT Power Attackers won their second straight by defeating the defending champion Lady Troopers while Din Din Santiago powered Petron past Cagayan Province

QUEEN TAMARAW. Rachel Anne Daquis attacks against PLDT. Photo by Josh Albelda

Super Liga: Power Attackers dispatch Cagayan Province in four sets

May 25, 2014 - 6:03 PM

The Power Attackers evened their record at 1 1 behind 21 points from Suzanne Roces as they defeat Cagayan Valley in Super Liga action

PLDT HOME Bro Ultera pioneers LTE connection for Filipino homes

May 22, 2014 - 1:16 PM

Should TD LTE start being a necessity in the home? How do you know if your family needs it? Check if your home’s Internet needs match these situations

CONNECT TO FUN. The Internet is now an indispensable part of family bonding at home

PLDT to increase base stations for LTE expansion

Apr 29, 2014 - 8:15 PM

PLDT plans on increasing its total number of base stations to expand its latest LTE offering for Internet seeking households

TD-LTE. Screenshot from PLDT Home Bro Ultera website.

Power Pinoys fall to Iraq in Asian men's volley

Apr 10, 2014 - 5:06 PM

Power Pinoys miss a shot at an outright quarterfinals berth as they fall to Iraq

POWERLESS. Iraq's Mustafa Gani Hussein over Jayson Ramos of the Power Pinoys. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PH sweeps Mongolia in Asian Men's Volleyball debut

Apr 08, 2014 - 4:17 PM

The Philippines is off to a great start in the FIBR Asian Men s Volleyball Championship playing in home soil and conquering their first assignment

FIRST WIN DOWN. The Philippines immediately put up a scintillating performance to overpower Mongolia and bag their first win in the Asian Men's Volleyball Championship. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Loyola returns to winning ways after win over Army

Apr 06, 2014 - 12:24 AM

With Loyola Meralco looking on the verge of another disappointing result substitute Freddy Gonzales turned a slim one goal advantage into a 4 1 rout as the Sparks thumped Philippine Army – GTI FC

SPARK RETURNS. Freddy Gonzales of Loyola Meralco opened up the game with a hat trick. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

GAU’s winning streak ends with Pachanga draw

Apr 01, 2014 - 9:50 PM

Green Archers United’s four game winning streak was put to an abrupt stop on Tuesday April 1 as Pachanga Diliman PLDT Home Fibr FC held them to a scoreless draw

HEADSTRONG. Green Archer's Lawrence Ikegwuruka (L) vies for a header against Pachanga's Ariel Zerrudo (R). Photo by Mark Cristino

Loyola downs 10-man Pachanga; Stallion whacks Pasargad

Mar 19, 2014 - 2:05 AM

The Loyola Meralco Sparks bounced back from an early deficit and pounced on Pachanga – Diliman PLDT Home Fibr FC’s huge blunders as they took home a 4 1 victory while Stallion FC displayed its championship form in thumping Pasargad FC 5 nil

Loyola's Phil Younghusband moves the ball against Pachanga's Shayan Jafari. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler