mobile data - updates

Rappler's latest stories on mobile data


Smart warns of slow internet due to damaged undersea cable

May 01, 2018 - 7:55 PM

The telco says there may be a slowdown 'from time to time when accessing certain sites and apps like Facebook, Google, and Netflix'

Smart changing default mobile data rate to P2/MB

Nov 20, 2017 - 4:45 PM

The change takes effect on November 28

Globe to focus 2017 spending on mobile data, LTE infrastructure

Apr 18, 2017 - 8:40 PM

The telco which saw its 2016 net income take a slight hit aims to put up 1 200 new LTE 700 MHz sites this year

Data products propels Globe towards P16B net income in 2016

Feb 08, 2017 - 7:51 PM

Mobile data now the telcos biggest contributor to total mobile revenues at 38 compared to 37 for voice

WATCH: Be smart about using mobile data

Jan 31, 2017 - 1:51 PM

Ever wonder what you can do with 1GB of data or how you can avoid running out of it? We have the answers

No to FOMO: How limited data can hold you back

Sep 09, 2016 - 2:17 PM

Here are some things you’re missing out on because of limited data

How to get the most out of your mobile data

Aug 11, 2016 - 5:16 PM

How much can you do with 1GB? Quite a lot apparently

Conversation: Got questions on mobile data? Ask Marty the Smarty!

Aug 07, 2016 - 7:00 AM

Your new go to data dude joined us in a Twitter convo to answer some of them

The new Twitter guy who’s making data education more fun

Jul 20, 2016 - 12:47 PM

Got questions on mobile data? @askmartysmarty can give you all the answers

Small steps that lead to a ‘bigger,’ better you

Jul 17, 2016 - 2:29 PM

Want to level up in life? Simple tweaks in your routine and lifestyle can lead to bigger things

PLDT partners with Japan's NTT for new mobile data service

May 01, 2016 - 11:10 PM

PLDT says the new mobile data service targets the roughly 240 000 Filipinos residing in Japan

STRENGTHEN FOOTPRINT. Japan's NTT group owns 20% stake in Philippines' PLDT

Free WhatsApp on Globe starting April 30

Apr 27, 2015 - 6:05 PM

The mobile messaging app will be accessible via Globe s prepaid promo or postpaid subscription

Globe's net earnings up by 170% in 2014

Feb 05, 2015 - 12:31 PM

But London based Fitch Ratings forecasts Globe to incur lower profits in 2015 due to a need to expand its data service backbone

Globe’s net income surges 198% in Jan-Sept

Nov 12, 2014 - 11:12 AM

Globe s robust expansion of all its services pushes its net income to a record high P10 53 billion in the first 9 months of 2014

Globe H1 profit soars on forex gains, lower expenses

Aug 06, 2014 - 4:26 PM

The telecom company also posts a new all time high quarterly revenues of P24 5 billion

Ookla NetIndex: PH mobile data speed 4th in ASEAN

May 28, 2014 - 4:26 PM

While the Philippines leads 5 countries in Southeast Asia it ranks 70th among 108 countries in terms of mobile data speed