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'Ultraman' coming to Netflix in CGI anime form

Jul 06, 2018 - 4:26 PM

The streaming platform's anime roster continues to expand

ULTRAMAN. The iconic hero is coming to the streaming service. Image courtesy of Netflix

The week in photos: April 7-13, 2018

Apr 14, 2018 - 2:13 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the US Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee and Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON

WATCH: Kendrick Lamar opens Grammys 2018 with epic performance

Jan 29, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Before he takes home 5 Grammys, Kendrick Lamar steals the show

KENDRICK LAMAR. The rapper opens the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS/AFP

Lebron James carries Cleveland Cavs, Clippers edge Wizards

Dec 10, 2017 - 2:27 PM

James had a hand in Cleveland's final 22 points of the game as he finished with 30 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists in 39 minutes

This family business turns sheet metal into unique, innovative solutions

Nov 07, 2017 - 1:30 PM

From an aunt's death to a thriving business that melds art with function – here's how Melvin and Nancy Dy of Cutting Edge did it

Microsoft rep installs Chrome after Edge kept crashing during pitch

Oct 31, 2017 - 4:47 PM

When Microsoft's Edge browser crashes, apparently it's Google Chrome to the rescue!

#PugadBaboy: Jojo's edge

Sep 05, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Everything you want to know about Windows 10 S

Jun 21, 2017 - 4:38 PM

Here is a look at what Windows 10 S is what it isn t and who will benefit most from its features

WINDOWS 10 S. Speed and security with some tradeoffs in usability. Screen shot from Microsoft website.

Microsoft accused of anti-competitive tactics in browser wars

Jan 26, 2017 - 2:35 PM

Instead of building a better browser Microsoft is forcing its product onto people in the most unapologetic manner Jon von Tetzchner from browser rival Vivaldi says

COMPETE WITH QUALITY. Vivaldi's Jon von Tetzchner wants browsers to compete on equal terms. Photo from Vivaldi.

Smartphone sales drive Samsung Q2 profit

Jul 28, 2016 - 6:35 PM

Samsung s net profit for the second quarter of 2016 rises to 5 2 billion thanks to its Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge phones

epa05193453 A model holds a Samsung Galaxy S7 edge smartphone during a pre promotional show in Taipei, Taiwan, 04 March 2016. According to news reports, Samsung Electronics Co. sold the most smartphones followed by Apple Inc., Asustek Computers Inc. and HTC Corporation from around 728,000 total smartphone sales in Taiwan by January 2016. EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO

Timberwolves new Chinese stakeholder on sports team buying spree

Jun 30, 2016 - 6:45 PM

Jiang Lizhang has secured spots in two of the world s highest profile sporting leagues in a matter of weeks

PART OWNER. Jiang Lizhang, seen here posing for the media earlier this month as the new president of Spanish Primera Division soccer club Granada CF, is reported to become a part owner of the Minnesota Timberwolves. EPA/MIGUEL ANGEL MOLINA

WATCH: Mark Nicdao, BJ Pascual shoot an ad campaign using a smartphone

May 14, 2016 - 6:33 AM

A photo shoot with a smartphone? Professional photographers BJ Pascual and Mark Nicdao put Samsung’s latest flagship to the test

The evolution of gaming: Meet the new player

Mar 31, 2016 - 3:14 PM

Virtual Reality takes the gaming experience to a whole new level

10 admirable female characters in video games

Mar 25, 2016 - 3:00 PM

Let us celebrate the women who’ve graced our video game screens and unleashed their fierceness in more ways than one

[WATCH] 'Bridget Jones's Baby' trailer: Bridget is back and pregnant

Mar 23, 2016 - 10:29 PM

Bridget however faces a dilemma: she doesn t know who the father is

Screengrab from YouTube/The Ellen Show

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Feb 22, 2016 - 7:17 PM

Watch Rappler’s 6PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Samsung resmi luncurkan Galaxy S7

Feb 22, 2016 - 9:42 AM

Samsung resmi meluncurkan Galaxy S7 dan Galaxy S7 Edge

Perbandingan Samsung Galaxy S7 dan Galaxy S7 Edge. Foto dari

Samsung reveals the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge

Feb 22, 2016 - 3:02 AM

Samsung shows off its new flagship phones ahead of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Spain

THE GALAXY S7 AND GALAXY S7 EDGE. Images from YouTube Livestream.

Samsung pushing Android 6.0 to its latest phones

Feb 16, 2016 - 5:30 PM

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are the first two devices that will be getting the Android 6 0 Marshmallow upgrade

Looking forward: 11 highly anticipated games of 2016

Jan 30, 2016 - 6:16 PM

Here are some of our highly anticipated gaming picks for the upcoming year What are you looking forward to?

Google bug hunters find 11 Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge security flaws

Nov 04, 2015 - 2:38 PM

The flaws include a directory traversal bug that allows a file to be written as system says Google s Project Zero team The flaw would let attackers cause system files to be written in unexpected locations

OEM SECURITY ISSUES. Image from Samsung.

Leaked Windows 10 build dissuades users from switching default apps

Oct 19, 2015 - 4:56 PM

The leaked preview build will reportedly prompt users with a dialog box touting the merits of a Microsoft app should the user attempt to change a default app

WINDOWS 10 START. Image from Microsoft.

[Executive Edge] Viddsee's aim of empowering filmmakers

Oct 06, 2015 - 4:05 PM

Viddsee s plans for the Philippines include helping filmmakers reach more audiences across the world

[Executive Edge] Inspiring Filipinos to support social entrepreneurship

Sep 15, 2015 - 8:15 PM

ChooseSocial PH wants to improve the social media reach of their brand and add more social enterprises to the platform so they can help more of them break into the mainstream

[Executive Edge] Empowering the Filipino farmer via texting

Sep 05, 2015 - 7:00 PM

The Sagip Buhay at Saka provides farmers timely updates to help prevent crop loss due to weather disturbances

[Executive Edge] Succeed, fail as entrepreneur via a board game

Aug 26, 2015 - 3:03 PM

The UPSTART board game tries to capture the real life experience and struggles of setting up a business and more

Samsung S6 Edge+ and Note 5, Obama's Spotify playlists, lunar memorials | SciTech4u

Aug 21, 2015 - 4:24 PM

We also get to hang out with Power Rangers enthusiast YouTuber Chris Cantada

[Executive Edge] A Bohemian haven in Poblacion, Makati

Aug 18, 2015 - 3:19 PM

Is it possible to revitalize an entire village toward a more positive cultural identity? Don Angelo Bautista proprietor of Lokal Hostel adamantly believes so

A food trip with the Samsung Galaxy S6

Aug 15, 2015 - 10:03 AM

How well does this smartphone complement the lifestyle of the young professional?

First look: Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+

Aug 15, 2015 - 12:11 AM

Rappler gets its hands on Samsung s newest flagship phones

Samsung goes big with the Galaxy Note 5, S6 Edge+

Aug 13, 2015 - 11:43 PM

The first devices will come out in US and Canada on August 21 with pre orders available a few hours after the Unpacked event

EDGE 6+ AND NOTE 5. Screen shot from YouTube livestream

[Executive Edge] The Filipino inmates' right to livelihood

Aug 04, 2015 - 2:00 PM

Karaw Craftventures helps inmates make a living while in prison in preparation for their reintegration into society

Presentation at Ateneo de Naga University

Malaysian daily suspended over reports on 1MDB scandal

Jul 24, 2015 - 10:06 PM

The Edge has published a series of exposes over the past year detailing alleged fraud mismanagement and misappropriation of funds surrounding 1MDB

Anatomy of the ultimate mobile companion

Jul 24, 2015 - 11:11 AM

What do this generation of tech savvy individuals value most in a phone?

[Executive Edge] PH is 'demographically perfect' for businesses

Jul 19, 2015 - 1:35 PM

TaskUs co founder and CEO Bryce Maddock says the country’s predominantly young population means an opportunity across industries and that his firm wants to bring more work to them

Samsung makes new additions to the Galaxy Series

Jul 12, 2015 - 1:03 PM

The much anticipated Blue Topaz and Green Emerald versions of the Samsung Galaxy S Series are now available in the Philippines

[Executive Edge] Mentoring the next generation of social entrepreneurs

Jul 08, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Former Ateneo De Manila University president Fr Bienvenido Nebres SJ says uplifting the poor should be a concern of every Filipino

LGBT-friendly tech, YouTube superstars, SCOTUS memes | SciTech4u

Jul 03, 2015 - 1:00 PM

More in this week s episode of SciTech4u

[Executive Edge] Helping grads, professionals to launch ventures

Jul 01, 2015 - 12:30 PM

Brainsparks is an innovation hub that aims to help Filipino graduates and working professionals to launch and find resources for their ventures

[Executive Edge] Turning container vans into affordable dorms

Jun 23, 2015 - 12:05 PM

Amid the towering condominiums for the country’s growing middle class Citihub provides affordable halfway mobile house for Filipino workers

[Executive Edge] A school for Filipino social entrepreneurs

Jun 15, 2015 - 7:30 PM

The most difficult part is helping students develop an entrepreneurial mindset says Andy Rapista Watson Institute Philippines co founder

Israeli probe defends 'lawful' Gaza war actions

Jun 15, 2015 - 12:08 AM

Nine months after the end of the conflict Israel reveals the findings of the investigation into the conduct of its forces and that of the Hamas militants it was fighting

WAR. A Palestinian walks between destroyed houses in the Al Shejaeiya neighborhood in the East of Gaza City, 10 September 2014. Photo from EPA/MOHAMMED SABER

[Executive Edge] The Filipino tricycle reimagined

Jun 08, 2015 - 8:00 PM

An amphibious disaster ready tricycle is what a flood prone country like the Philippines needs

[Executive Edge] Popularizing the subscription box model in PH

May 18, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Unfamiliar with the subscription box model? Think about newspaper delivery but instead of news you get the latest women’s accessories from Trinquets

WATCH: U2 performs at New York subway in disguise

May 12, 2015 - 12:35 PM

Jimmy Fallon s in on the joke – watch the video to hear the play I Still Haven t Found What I m Looking For and Desire for surprised New Yorkers

[Executive Edge] New York Knicks' deputy athletic trainer is Filipino

May 11, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Erwin Valencia the first Filipino to be on the medical staff of Major League Baseball and later the National Basketball Association shares his advice to those who d like to have a career in sports medicine

[Executive Edge] 4 things entrepreneurs need to know about platform thinking

May 08, 2015 - 11:00 AM

This might sound counter intuitive but this is the first thing you need to know: ‘Do not start with technology when building your platform ’

[Executive Edge] Popularizing superfoods in the Philippines

Apr 27, 2015 - 6:44 PM

Although not the first in the country The Superfood Grocer believes it is successful because it also educates Filipinos who want to become healthier

Superfoods, Pizza-Flavored Kale-Malunggay Chips, Gluten-Free Flour, Vegan Dark Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies, and other healthy goodies at The Superfood Grocer booth Superfoods, Pizza-Flavored Kale-Malunggay Chips, Gluten-Free Flour, Vegan Dark Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies, and other healthy goodies at The Superfood Grocer booth

[Executive Edge] From beauty queen to innovator

Apr 20, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Bb Pilipinas Universe 2006 Lia Andrea Ramos seeks to popularize the subscription box model in the country via her brainchild Glamourbox