The U.S. and China agree that there is a need to prevent online attacks between parties from either country, which might lead to “cyber cold war.”
Philippine and China hackers are attacking government websites. But are these really acts of cyber warfare, or simply online activism and bragging rights?
StartupWeekend will be held in Manila and Cebu, offering startups and entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their ideas and develop web and mobile apps.
A recent study shows that Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and the Philippines are among the top Asian contractors on freelance site oDesk.
The Asia Pacific region (excluding Japan) will account for about 6% of the total SaaS market in 2012, with a 21.8% growth over 2011 at US$ 931.4 million.
Rocket Internet launches Foodpanda, an online food ordering and delivery service for Southeast Asia.
PLDT has shelved its broadband over power lines project being developed with Meralco in Metro Manila, citing technical difficulties.
The Philippine Senate has approved the Data Privacy Act, which aims to strengthen the country’s position as a BPO hub in the ICT industry.