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HONOR 200 Named Official Smartphone of the Historic Esports World Cup

The Esports World Cup Foundation (“EWCF”) and HONOR, a global technology leader, have announced a main partnership for the Esports World Cup (“EWC”), the world's largest gaming festival this summer in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The HONOR 200 Pro will be the official smartphone of the EWC, leveraging the device’s cutting-edge technology to power esports competitions in popular mobile games like Free Fire, Honor of Kings and Women's ML:BB tournament. As the ultimate smartphone for mobile gaming enthusiasts, the HONOR 200 Pro offers a suite of outstanding new features that appeal to both Esports athletes and casual players. The partnership will focus on engaging global gamers, strengthening brand identities, and fostering a community driven by the spirit of competition. Beginning on July 3, the Esports World Cup will transform Riyadh into the epicenter of esports fandom and gaming culture. Located in Boulevard City, fans can watch their favorite athletes and clubs compete across 22 game cha

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Fortinet Report: Threat Actors Are Increasingly Targeting OT Organizations

Fortinet, the global cybersecurity leader driving the convergence of networking and security, today announced the findings from its global 2024 State of Operational Technology and Cybersecurity Report. The results represent the current state of operational technology (OT) security and highlight opportunities for continued improvement for organizations to secure an ever-expanding IT/OT threat landscape. In addition to trends and insights impacting OT organizations, the report offers best practices to help IT and OT security teams better secure their environments.  While this year’s report indicates that organizations have made progress in the past 12 months related to advancing their OT security posture, there are still critical areas for improvement as IT and OT network environments continue to converge. Key findings from the global survey include: Cyberattacks that compromise OT systems are on the rise. In 2023, 49% of respondents experienced an intrusion that impacted either OT

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GCash Unveils Groundbreaking Innovations at FutureCast 2024: Transforming Fintech for Every Filipino

GCash, the Philippines' leader in digital financial services, unveiled groundbreaking innovations at this year’s GCash Futurecast, revolutionizing the country's fintech landscape and elevating consumer experience. Martha Sazon, president and CEO of GCash, shared, “Today, you can expect innovations that will “Change the Game”. But, the real game-changer is how we can make a meaningful impact on Filipino lives.” She adds, “to innovate not only to provide access, but to be their partner towards better Financial Health and Wellness.” State-of-the-Art Security GCash FutureCast 2024 started with the introduction of Online PaySafe, an added security feature when you add to cart, for worry-free online transactions. With this feature, customers are directed to the GCash app during their payment process to complete their transaction using multi-factor authentication. This enhances security by reducing open windows and tabs that expose user accounts to possible takeovers, payment scam links,

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Get the realme GT 6 for ₱29,999 and Enjoy FREE Globe Prepaid 5G SIM for a Limited Time Only

realme Philippines wrapped the first half of the year by expanding its flagship-level series with the recent launch of the realme GT 6. Known as ‘The Flagship Killer’, the realme GT 6 officially hits the shelves of Shopee and TikTok starting June 28. The realme GT 6 sports a Nano Mirror Design and is crafted using high-quality glass panels to sport a sophisticated look. It comes in Fluid Silver and Razor Green colors. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 and backed up by a 5500mAh battery, the realme GT 6 guarantees Next Level Performance for users to always be on top of their game. The smartphone can easily handle high-load mobile game scenarios and multitask when switching between apps. The realme GT 6 carries Next AI technology to make user experience like no other. This includes AI Smart Loop for sending or sharing files faster, AI Smart Removal to edit photos easier, and an AI Night Vision Video for brighter videos under extremely low light conditions. The realme GT 6

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MWC Shanghai 2024: HONOR Unveils Industry's First AI Defocus Eye Protection and AI Deepfake Detection

Global technology brand HONOR revealed two industry-leading on-device AI innovations created to empower individuals and introduce a new level of user safety. During its keynote at MWC Shanghai 2024, titled “The Human-AI Synergy: Intelligent Devices Will Empower People Better,” HONOR showcased its latest advancements in human-centric AI, AI Defocus Eye Protection and AI Deepfake Detection. During the keynote session, the brand also reiterated its focus on human-centric on-device AI and its belief in the potential for AI-enabled hardware to empower users by delivering tailored services while protecting user privacy. Evolving Eye Protection Technology from Prevention to Relief Introducing the latest advancements in eye-protection technology, HONOR launched AI Defocus Eye Protection at MWC Shanghai. Noting the global increase in cases of nearsightedness caused by long-term screen usage, this technology leverages AI to simulate defocus glasses on the smart device’s display. Wearing defocu

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PH Firms Urged to Double Down on Cybersecurity Solutions

Recent data breaches have cast a spotlight on the vulnerabilities of Philippine businesses and raised concerns about their cybersecurity preparedness. Despite the alarming rise in sophisticated cyberattacks worldwide, only 1% of Filipino companies are considered well-equipped to defend themselves. This vulnerability stems from a reluctance to adopt advanced cybersecurity measures, often perceived as complex and daunting. Businesses must overcome this hesitation and prioritize robust data security for themselves and their customers, according to cybersecurity firm Yondu. "Threat intelligence has to grow in a certain community,” says Dennis Sanchez, Chief Information Security Officer at cybersecurity firm Yondu. “In our country, there's no one source for all the knowledge of the threats that happen. Somehow, we are not united. That's one thing that we want to build," Sanchez explains. He emphasized the need for a collaborative community where experiences and threat patterns can be shar

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Maya’s Marketing and Design Initiatives Win Big on Global and Local Stages

Maya continues to be the only local bank recognized with top honors at several prestigious global, regional, and local award ceremonies for its world-class marketing and design efforts, further cementing its position as the #1 Digital Bank in the Philippines and one of the World’s Best Banks. The digital bank has achieved significant success in both global and regional competitions, including the A’Design Awards and PR Awards Asia-Pacific.  Locally, Maya has excelled at festivals such as the Kidlat Award, Quill Award, and Anvil Award. Pepe Torres, Group Chief Marketing Officer at Maya, said of these wins: "We believe that world-class digital banking products and services deserve nothing less than world-class marketing and design to accelerate our growth and touch the lives of Filipinos from the unbanked to the unhappily banked. These award recognitions are proof that homegrown Filipino brands can punch above our budget and infrastructure weight class and Filipino talent can compete

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Upskill Your IT-BPM team, Get Free Training with Globe Business

The Information Technology and Business Process Management (IT-BPM) industry is a key driver of the Philippine economy, employing over 1 million Filipinos and targeting 2.5 million full-time employees by 2028. Developing talent through upskilling and reskilling is crucial for the industry's continued success. The industry is now a worldwide powerhouse, securing its ranking as the second-leading global outsourcing hub. With an unwavering vision, the IT & Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) propels the local sector towards a lofty goal: to emerge as the premier destination for digitally enabled and customer-centric services that catalyze inclusive economic growth nationwide. However, the sector faces numerous challenges, such as talent acquisition, upskilling, increasing competition, and evolving client expectations. Addressing talent development through upskilling programs from industry partners, internal human resources training, and external providers becomes a k

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Globe GFiber Prepaid, Lalamove Bring Together Reliable Connectivity with Dependable Deliveries

Globe At Home has come together with Lalamove, the leading on-demand delivery platform, to enable fast and affordable connectivity at discounted rates. For customers seeking value and reliable, reloadable UNLI internet, Globe At Home and Lalamove offer a 10% discount on motorcycle and sedan deliveries for every successful GFiber Prepaid installation from April 8-July 8, 2024.* This will especially help online sellers, who can streamline delivery processes and serve their customers more efficiently through Globe At Home’s Fiber internet connection at an affordable price and Lalamove’s reliable service that can instantly deliver products to your home at a promo. "Globe At Home aims to provide fast and reliable reloadable UNLI internet connection for those who rely heavily on connectivity for their livelihood, such as online rakets. With this offer, such customers can potentially boost their daily income via online selling while also providing their families with connectivity essential

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TCL's 115" X955 Max: The TV That Redefines Home Entertainment

After much anticipation, TCL, the Philippines' No. 1 Panel TV Brand, and top 2 in the Global TV market, unveils the colossal TCL 115" X955 Max Premium QD-Mini LED TV. This technological marvel boasts the largest screen ever from TCL, delivering an immersive display experience that will redefine how you watch movies, shows, and games. Prepare to be captivated by stunning detail, vibrant colors, and a whole new level of home entertainment! The TCL 115" X955 Max Premium QD-Mini LED TV reigns supreme as the titan of Mini LED screens. Boasting an unmatched size that sets a new standard for home entertainment, this TV isn't just big—it's a feast for the senses. From the moment you turn it on, prepare to be captivated by a world of stunning visuals, breathtaking detail, and colors that come alive. “There’s no stopping us now! We’re finally introducing the TCL 115" X955 Max Premium QD-Mini LED TV! It’s the most anticipated moment among TV fanatics, and it’s finally here,” TCL Brand Manager J

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