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Q&A: Cisco managing director on the continuing digital shift, video chat security

May 20, 2020 - 4:47 PM

Cisco reports seeing a 223% increase in the Philippines in the number of meetings on their Webex video conferencing platform between February and March

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KWF tatanggap ng nominasyon sa campus journalism hanggang Marso 13

Feb 26, 2020 - 11:20 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Ang KWF Gawad Vinzons ay pagkilala sa mga pahayagang pangkampus na nagpamalas ng husay sa paggamit ng wikang Filipino.

'Under the weather': Duterte's Q and A with Panelo postponed again

Jan 28, 2020 - 7:35 PM

Sitting across an empty chair, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo says the interview with President Rodrigo Duterte may instead take place 'perhaps next week'

POSTPONED. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo's second tete-a-tete with President Rodrigo Duterte is again postponed on January 28. PTV Screenshot

Malacañang postpones Duterte's Q and A with Panelo due to 'pressing matters'

Jan 22, 2020 - 7:13 PM

The interview will instead take place on January 28

'TETE-A-TETE.' President Rodrigo Duterte one-on-one with Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo is postponed due to 'pressing matters.' Malacañang photo

#DuterteLive: Press conference

Sep 04, 2019 - 7:05 PM

Watch President Duterte live on Rappler

Goodbye, desserts: Android Q now officially called Android 10

Aug 25, 2019 - 9:54 AM

Google says the name change could help make it easier for Android users to know if their phone is running the latest version

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New Android feature to provide real-time captions to content on your phone

May 08, 2019 - 9:13 PM

Video chats, user-recorded videos, Instagram or any other content source – the new feature is supposed to be able to provide automatic captions for those

AUTOMATIC SUBTITLES. Google's Live Caption feature is shown on a phone. Screenshot from Google/YouTube

Google data privacy: Incognito mode on Search and Maps, keeping data locally

May 08, 2019 - 9:11 PM

The next generation of Google Assistant has been shrunk to fit onto Pixel phones, so your data won't get sent to the cloud

INCOGNITO. The anonymous mode comes to Maps and Search, which was previously only available on Google Chrome and YouTube. Image from Google

Rant session? Netizens dismayed by Duterte's Q and A with Panelo

Sep 12, 2018 - 5:54 PM

Netizens express their frustration over the téte-a-téte

Duterte's Q and A with Panelo a 'wasted opportunity' – Robredo

Sep 12, 2018 - 3:05 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says she was expecting President Rodrigo Duterte to finally explain the government's plans to address soaring inflation and the rice crisis

'WASTED OPPORTUNITY.' Vice President Leni Robredo reacts to President Rodrigo Duterte's one-on-one interview with Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo. File photo by OVP

Misleading: Duterte ‘did not sign order’ to arrest critics

Sep 12, 2018 - 9:36 AM

The President makes the claim in an interview with Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo

SUMMARY: What Duterte said during Q and A with Panelo

Sep 11, 2018 - 10:28 PM

Rappler summarizes what President Rodrigo Duterte spoke about in his long interview with Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo

LIST: False claims of Duterte, Panelo about legal issues on Trillanes amnesty

Sep 11, 2018 - 9:40 PM

President Duterte holds a one-and-a-half-hour tête-à-tête with Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo, and rants against Senator Antonio Trillanes IV

LEGAL CLAIMS. President Rodrigo Duterte and Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo make false claims about the issue of the Trillanes amnesty during their tête-à -tête on September 11, 2018. Screenshot from PTV4

Duterte mentions 'Trillanes' 20 times in Q and A

Sep 11, 2018 - 8:43 PM

The President mentions Senator Antonio Trillanes IV by name even in relation to topics like regional distribution of wealth and programs for the handicapped

FALSE: Duterte says Gazmin 'didn't have authority to give Trillanes amnesty'

Sep 11, 2018 - 8:07 PM

President Aquino granted the amnesty through Proclamation Number 75. The defense department was only assigned to process applications.

Secret houses, mother as Navy supplier? Trillanes denies Duterte claims

Sep 11, 2018 - 7:23 PM

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV warns President Rodrigo Duterte not to drag his ailing mother into their fight: 'Kung may problema siya sa akin, stick with me dahil kaya ko ito eh'

Sen. Trillanes’ reaction of the one-on-one interview of Atty. Salvador Panelo with Pres. Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Duterte dares AFP: You want another president? Fine

Sep 11, 2018 - 7:05 PM

(UPDATED) President Duterte shows a rare outburst at the military

President Rodrigo Duterte speaks to the surviving platoon mates of the late Captain Clinton Capio during his wake visit at the mortuary of the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio on January 16, 2017. Capio, a Philippine Military Academy Class 2006, was killed in a clash with the Abu Sayaff members last Thursday. ALBERT ALCAIN/Presidential Photos

Workers' strikes result of Duterte's policy failure – labor groups

Sep 11, 2018 - 6:28 PM

(UPDATED) 'There are certainly a number of reasons why investors are leaving...but the labor movement's advocacy for workers' rights is not one of them,' says labor group Sentro

LABOR DAY. The biggest demonstration in years, workers and various groups marched towards Mendiola Peach Arch on Labor Day, May 1, 2018. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte suspects 'assassination,' 'sabotage' on September 21

Sep 11, 2018 - 6:22 PM

(UPDATED) 'Kaligaya ko na lang mamatay sa kamay ninyo. At least hindi mamatay sa sakit,' President Duterte says in response to an alleged assassination plot against him

No 3rd telco player by November? 'I'll take over,' says Duterte

Sep 11, 2018 - 5:46 PM

If there will be further delays, President Duterte warns he'll invite interested parties to submit their position papers to him, and he will make his choice in 'about 30 minutes'

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte reiterates in his speech during the meeting with the Filipino community at the Royal Cultural Palace in Amman, Jordan on September 7, 2018 that he has made a promise to get rid of corruption, criminality, and illegal drugs in the country back when he was still campaigning for the country's top government position. He went on to add that he is relentless in his efforts to fulfill these promises. RENE LUMAWAG/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Duterte wants ancient barter trade to tame inflation

Sep 11, 2018 - 5:35 PM

Barter trade is one of the most ancient economic activities, where goods are exchanged without the use of cash

RICE WOES. President Rodrigo Duterte wants to revive barter trade with Sabah to bring rice prices down. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Duterte replacing NFA administrator Jason Aquino

Sep 11, 2018 - 4:45 PM

The embattled NFA administrator asked to be relieved because he is 'tired,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

NFA Administrator Jason Aquino on Sept 3, 2018 during a budget hearing of the agency in Congress. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Project Q, the Californian genderqueer salon 'saving life'

May 26, 2018 - 11:57 AM

Project Q is a mobile salon offering free haircuts to homeless 'genderqueer' people across Los Angeles, as well as crucial support or advice on combating bullying and developing self-esteem

State-of-the-art appliances define Samsung Forum 2017

Feb 17, 2017 - 1:33 PM

Lifelike TV visuals a refrigerator with a built in smart screen an air conditioner that doesn t attempt to blow you away like a typhoon – the annual Samsung forum in Singapore represents the brand s vision of the high end home

FLEXWASH SYSTEM. Samsung's new washing machine speeds things up just a little bit by combining washing and drying abilities in one chamber – negating the need for transfers. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 31, 2017

Jan 31, 2017 - 11:10 AM

Hello Here s a round up of news you need to know this Tuesday

Was Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere's final answer misinterpreted?

Jan 30, 2017 - 4:19 PM

French speaking viewers take to social media after Iris s final Q A saying her answer was not translated correctly

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Netizens answer Maxine Medina's question for Miss Universe

Jan 30, 2017 - 1:10 PM

What is the most significant change you have seen in the world in the last 10 years?

READ: All the answers from the Miss Universe 2016 QnA rounds

Jan 30, 2017 - 11:30 AM

The candidates answer questions on Donald Trump the global refugee crisis and more as well as more personal questions on failure and recovery Check them all out here

Photo from Miss Universe Organization

WATCH: 3 Great Miss Universe Q&As that weren't enough to win the crown

Jan 24, 2017 - 12:09 PM

These ladies gave great answers but only made it to First Runner up

Miss USA, Olivia Culpo (R), reacts beside Miss Philippines, Janine Tugonon (L), after being named Miss Universe 2012 during the Miss Universe Pageant at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 19, 2012. Eighty-nine countries and territories took part in in this year's pageant. AFP PHOTO / JOE KLAMAR / AFP PHOTO / JOE KLAMAR

WATCH: 6 most memorable Miss Universe Q&As

Jan 22, 2017 - 9:25 PM

From the funniest – I would eat everything twice – to the most profound here are a few great Miss Universe pageant answers throughout history

MOST MEMORABLE ANSWERS. Miss Universe 1994 Sushmita Sen delivered one of the most profound answers in Miss Universe history. File photo shows Sushmita (L), representing India at the 1994 Miss Universe competition, reacts to winning the title while Carolina Gomez (R) of Colombia shouts. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP PHOTO

#PugadBaboy: Still the old Tomas

Dec 30, 2016 - 11:00 AM

READ: PH bet Catriona Gray's inspiring Miss World QnA

Dec 19, 2016 - 8:32 AM

Miss World 2015 Mireia Lalaguna asks Catriona: Which qualities do you think it will take to wear my crown?

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: The ‘real heroes’ at the Bantayog ng mga Bayani

Dec 01, 2016 - 9:00 AM

On the birth anniversary of Katipunan founder Andres Bonifacio and on the same day anti Marcos protests are conducted 19 men and women are given honors for standing up against Ferdinand Marcos dictatorship

'REAL HEROES.' Former Senator Wigberto Tanada unveils the wall of remembrance dedicated to 19 heroes who fought the abuses during Martial Law. All photos by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Kin of Martial Law heroes: ‘It feels like a homecoming’

Nov 30, 2016 - 10:24 PM

They are the real heroes not Ferdinand Marcos: the names of 19 new patriots who opposed Martial Law are added to the wall of remembrance at the Bantayog ng mga Bayani

'REAL HEROES.' Relatives of victims of Martial Law light candles at the Bantayog ng mga Baynani Wall of Remembrance to honor the heroism of their fallen kin. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

19 Martial Law heroes set to be honored

Nov 26, 2016 - 8:45 PM

The Bantayog ng mga Bayani Foundation is set to recognize 19 men and women who fought against the Marcos regime

HEROES. The Bantayog ng mga Bayani Foundation recognizes the men and women who have fought against the martial law regime. Photo from the Facebook page of Bantayog ng mga Bayani

WATCH: The answer that won Miss Indonesia the Miss Grand International crown

Oct 28, 2016 - 4:51 PM

Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump? Contestants were asked who they would choose to partner with to end war and violence Here is Miss Indonesia Ariska Putri Pertiwi s answer

Ariska Putri Pertiwi answers in the final Q&A, wherein she said she would pick Hillary Clinton as her partner to end war and violence in the world.

5 answers and advice from Zuckerberg's first Facebook Live Q and A

Jun 17, 2016 - 7:02 PM

Mark Zuckerberg answers questions from readers on Facebook Live

Inside Gastro Park Kapitolyo: A look at all 15 food stalls

Apr 08, 2016 - 8:35 PM

Gigantic cotton candy milkshakes thai inspired tacos yakitori liquid nitrogen ice cream and more – here s what Gastro Park Kapitolyo is serving up

The Tomorrow Children preview: The red Minecraft

Jan 24, 2016 - 9:58 PM

The Tomorrow Children carries a very Red mix of Minecraft gameplay Pixar like animation and heavy Soviet Russian themes As a result the game s imagery and mechanics are different from many popular games played today

THE RED MINECRAFT. The Tomorrow Children blends base-building and base-defense with Soviet Russian-era themes. Screen shots from the beta test.

5 Miss Universe questions: Terror, drugs, foreign policy

Dec 21, 2015 - 3:28 PM

Gun control US military presence in the Philippines Terrorism Drug abuse Marijuana legalization These topics were front and center at the 2015 Miss Universe pageant

Olivia Jordan, Miss USA 2015; Monika Radulovic, Miss Australia 2015; Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach, Miss Philippines 2015; Ariadna Gutierrez, Miss Colombia 2015; and Flora Coquerel, Miss France 2015; are the top 5 contestants for the the title of Miss Universe 2015 during The 2015 MISS UNIVERSE® Telecast airing live from Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on FOX Sunday, December 20. The 2015 Miss Universe contestants have spent the past three weeks in Las Vegas touring, filming, rehearsing, and preparing to compete for the DIC Crown. HO/The Miss Universe Organization

Belajar memanusiakan manusia di Q! Film Festival

Sep 13, 2015 - 10:45 AM

Q Film Festival diputar di berbagai tempat di Jakarta dari 11 hingga 20 September 2015

Film 'The Buphagus' menawarkan sesuatu yang berbeda dari genre LGBTIQ di Q! Film Festival 2015 yang diputar di Jakarta.

REVIEW: Leica Q First Impressions

Jul 04, 2015 - 5:58 PM

Leica unveils its new compact 24 megapixel fullframe sensor camera

Q and A: Salud believes shooting is the future of Gilas – Part 2

Mar 29, 2015 - 3:19 PM

Salud suggests a strategy for Gilas Pilipinas grassroots recruitment and stresses the importance of improving Filipino players outside shooting for the future

Genius with a heart, intelligence with a conscience

Mar 28, 2015 - 8:30 PM

Never let others set the agenda for you and that is true in journalism as it is in life

Q and A: Salud talks Gilas coaching job, PBA partnership – Part 1

Mar 26, 2015 - 8:15 AM

The outgoing Commissioner opens up about the PBA s involvement in grassroots level player development the challenge of the Gilas coaching job and more

Q&A: A youth's personal encounter, lessons from Pope Francis

Jan 20, 2015 - 11:52 AM

Leandro Santos II one of 4 Filipino youths who gave testimonials before Pope Francis at UST shares his experience and lessons learned in his encounter with the pontiff

ONCE IN A LIFETIME HUG. Youth speaker Leandro Santos II hugs Pope Francis after delivering his testimonial at UST. Screengrab from Rappler

6 tips: Asking good questions at meetings, seminars

Oct 01, 2014 - 10:55 AM

There s no such thing as a stupid question but some are better than others

Q and A: Jose Manuel Diokno on plunder and the judiciary

Jul 07, 2014 - 9:00 AM

The biggest problem that we have in the judiciary one third of our courts are vacant We have no judges 27 of our trial courts have no judges So how can you expect us to have speedy cases?

Growing up with Adarna

Feb 08, 2014 - 11:08 AM

Entrepreneur Agno Almario Digitial Ventures Director for Adarna House publishing shares his thoughts on education Filipino literature and entrepreneurship

Hip hop for social change: Q-York speaks on the pork barrel

Nov 02, 2013 - 7:12 PM

When hip hop started it was about making positive change