PLDT, Smart cited as PH’s fastest in Ookla Speedtest Awards

PLDT, Smart cited as PH’s fastest in Ookla Speedtest Awards

PLDT Inc. and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) have been cited for being the country’s fastest fixed and mobile networks for Q1-Q2 2018, respectively, by Ookla®, the global leader in internet testing and analysis.

Ookla said Smart achieved a Speed Score™ of 14.98, with average download speeds of 17.25 Mbps and average upload speeds of 7.65 Mbps, based on 2,118,464 user-initiated tests taken with Speedtest® on LTE-capable devices in the Philippines for Q1-Q2.

On the other hand, PLDT achieved a Speed Score of 17.31, with average download speeds of 22.84 Mbps and average upload speeds of 23.45 Mbps. The fixed network award is based on 29,076,090 user-initiated Speedtest nationwide for the same period.
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Kris Aquino is PLDT-Smart’s newest brand ambassador

A new queen has joined the family.

The country’s leading residential digital services provider PLDT Home and fastest mobile LTE network Smart formally welcome Philippine entertainment’s much sought after celebrity mom, host, actress, jet-setter and social media darling, Ms. Kris Aquino.

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Digital Congress 2017

Nitong nakalipas na buwan, nagtipon-tipon sa Philippine International Convention Center ang mahigit 2,000 digital marketers at iba pang mga manggagawa sa larangan ng komunikasyon. Ginanap kasi ang DigiCon DX 2017 ng Internet and Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines.

Ang tema ng digital conference ngayong taon ay “The Culture of Digital Transformation.” Sa loob nang tatlong araw, tinalakay sa kumperensiya kung paano makasasabay ang mga kompanya sa mga pagbabagong dala ng teknolohiya.

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Cybercelebrity

Noong high school ako — ‘yan ay bago pumasok ang kasalukuyang milenyo — ang magagandang mga binibini at makikisig na mga ginoong crush ng bayan, paminsan-minsan lang nasisilayan.

Ang mga pinagpalang nilalang na biniyayaan ng kabigha-bighaning hitsura, pinag-uusapan lang sa mga tambayan at pinanonood sa mga paligsahan ng kagandahan at palakasan. Mas lalo silang makikilala sa manaka-nakang feature sa campus paper, sa ipinapasa-pasang autograph book, o sa kuwento ng mga kaibigan.

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Think before you click (2)

“The dream behind the Web is of a common information space in which we communicate by sharing information,” ayon kay Tim Berners-Lee, ang imbentor ng World Wide Web. Samakatuwid, nabuo ang Web upang maging daan para makakonek tayo sa isa’t isa saan man tayo naroon, at upang makapagbahagi tayo ng ating nalalaman.

Ang World Wide Web ay isang bahagi lamang ng Internet na isa namang napakalawak na network ng mga computer. Mismong ang Internet ay tungkol din sa koneksiyon at pag-uugnayan. Dahil dito, naniniwala akong sa pakikitungo natin sa mga kapwa natin netizen online, mahalagang maging mabuti at matulungin sa iba.

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