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Tech today: DDS DDoS attacks, FB’s 'social progress' bonus, 230 new emojis

Feb 06, 2019 - 5:28 PM

Philippine alternative media network AlterMidya blames DDS for a recent wave of DDoS attacks on their member websites and Kodao Productions

Tech today: Self-lacing Puma, FBI's Huawei sting, Samsung x 'fake Supreme'

Feb 05, 2019 - 5:27 PM

Puma's taking on Nike's Adapt BB with their own 'Fit Intelligence' self-lacing shoe, coming in 2020 for $330

Puma Fit Intelligence. Photo from Puma

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 18, 2018

May 18, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Friday

Spotify soars in $26 billion stock debut

Apr 04, 2018 - 8:25 AM

In one of the largest public offerings ever in the tech sector, Spotify on its first day topped the market capitalization of other high-profile recent market entrants, including Twitter, Snapchat parent Snap and Dropbox

Rappler receives NDI's Democracy Award

Nov 03, 2017 - 11:03 AM

In her speech, Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa talks about how the excuse of free speech is 'being used to stifle free speech' today

DEMOCRACY AWARD. Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa shakes hands with National Democratic Institute chair Madeleine Albright, the 64th US secretary of state, the first woman to become America's top diplomat. Screenshot from NDI

Longtime tech news blog Gigaom folds

Mar 11, 2015 - 12:02 AM

GigaOm explains that it is unable to pay its creditors in full causing operations to cease

GIGAOM. Screen shot from GigaOm press kit

Meralco inks $3.3M deal with Microsoft Philippines

Oct 10, 2014 - 3:59 PM

Meralco says the deal will help the utility firm better serve its 5 5 million customers

Microsoft sues Samsung in US, alleging contract breach

Aug 02, 2014 - 10:06 AM

UPDATED The complaint filed in federal court in New York alleges Samsung is balking at making payments for patented Microsoft technology used in smartphones and tablets

Google ordered to hand over data from Street View

Jun 22, 2013 - 12:22 AM

British authorities give Internet giant Google 35 days to delete any remaining data mistakenly collected by its Street View cars when taking city snapshots for its map service

GOOGLE SEARCH. Google has 35 days to delete data acquired by its Street View cars