Tougher laws vs online content piracy

Globe supports the creation and activation of tougher legislation that will address online content piracy, which strips billions off legitimate content providers. As an internet service provider (ISP) and content creator itself, Globe believes that a law that ensures a cohesive and solid stand against the problem needs to be enacted. .....»»

Category: lifestyleSource: abscbn abscbnJun 2nd, 2021

The consequences of online piracy

Our smart devices have become an indispensable appendage of our body that directly interfaces with the digital world. The digital transformation that has been delayed for decades by fear and resistance to the disruptive nature of technology has ironically now become a critical tool for surviving and recovering from the global health and economic crisis brought about by the pandemic. The ease of accessing the wealth of content and services in the cloud has revolutionized the way we work, live, and play. These, however, do not come without risks......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 18th, 2020

Survey shows PH one of highest in SEA online piracy

A new study of the online content viewing behaviour of Filipino consumers, has found that 49% access streaming piracy websites or torrent sites......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 17th, 2020

Globe campaigns against illegal online content

As the bridge between content creators and content users, Globe Telecom strongly advocates against online piracy which enables illegal streaming or downloading of unfiltered content. A few years back, Globe launched its #PlayItRight anti-online piracy awareness campaign with the goal to educate customers about illegal content consumption, to protect the Filipino family, the local entertainment industry, and the content creation industry......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 24th, 2020

& lsquo;Play It Right& rsquo; strengthens campaign against illegal online content

A few years back, Globe launched its #PlayItRight anti-online piracy awareness campaign with the goal to educate customers about illegal content consumption, to protect the Filipino family, the local entertainment industry, and the content creation industry......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 24th, 2020

A guide to cybersecurity competency framework

There are mandated laws, compliance regulations, and penalties when the leadership and management fail to provide cybersecurity measures to its organization. To help protect and to effectively navigate your organization in the digital age, the Center for Global Best Practices invites you to attend an online training entitled, Cybersecurity Competency Framework for the Enterprise Governing Body and Management to be held from 1:30 to 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 26 via Zoom......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2021

BIR Reminds Youtubers, Influencers to Pay Taxes

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) reminds social media influencers, YouTubers, and other content creators to pay their taxes. BIR issued a memorandum on August 16 stating that social media influencers who are making money through online content, including YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, Reddit, Snapchat, etc. to pay correct taxes or face punishment. “The […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

5 tips to level up your content creation game with realme 8

The rise of popular social media apps like Instagram and TikTok means just about everyone can be a multimedia content creator if they want to, resulting in a lot more content to enjoy online......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Digital readiness paradigm

When we hear the word “digital,” we instinctively imagine the realm of hi-tech gadgetry, smart phones, high-speed internet, the cloud, apps, databases, and all the online content we habitually log on to for work and entertainment. For consumers living in a pandemic, these technologies are just indispensable. Still, many end-users have little understanding of the complexity and the enormous investments needed to build and sustain a network of digital infrastructures to support this convergence of services we access through our phones, tablets, and computers......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 26th, 2021

Kim mas maingat na sa socmed dahil sa batang fans; Inigo bibida na sa buong universe

UNA munang iniisip ng Kapuso actress na si Kim Domingo ang mga batang fans at followers niya kapag may ipo-post siyang litrato at video sa social media. Naniniwala ang dalaga na bilang isang celebrity at content creator sa socmed, ay kailangang maging sensitibo at responsable siya tuwing magpo-post siya online. Mas lalo pang ginaganahan ngayon […] The post Kim mas maingat na sa socmed dahil sa batang fans; Inigo bibida na sa buong universe appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Stunning images with new vivo X60 series co-engineered with ZEISS

It's no secret that stellar visuals have been the best way to instantly grab the attention of fellow millennials and Gen Z who are constantly bombarded with content every day. And while easier said than done, because of the sheer volume of people trying to express themselves online, it has become increasingly difficult to churn out content that stands out. .....»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

Digital piracy must be stopped

Since the computer chip was invented, the pace of digital innovation has continued to accelerate. As access to fast broadband has become indispensable, the main source of information and entertainment has shifted from traditional media to the internet, from reading publications, listening to the radio and watching free television broadcasts, to subscription-based cloud services and virtually unlimited digitalized content......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 25th, 2021

Virtue from necessity

The chairman of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has declared that “flexible learning”---which relies on digital content and internet-based interactions---will be the way forward even after the COVID-19 pandemic has run its course, sparking an angry response from students who have been struggling with online classes......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 25th, 2021

GMA Network ties up with iQiyi for global video streaming service

Singapore-based on-demand video streaming service iQiyi International and GMA Network Inc. have entered a multi-year partnership to bring the Philippine media giant’s content to the global online video streaming platform......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 30th, 2021

First Yaya, Legal Wives, Nagbabagang Luha, iba pang show ng GMA mapapanood na sa iQiyi

MAS pinalawak pa ng GMA Network ang kanilang audience reach sa pamamagitan ng bonggang multi-year partnership sa itinuturing na isa sa world’s largest online streaming platforms. The Kapuso network has teamed up with iQiyi, the international on-demand video streaming service that is home to a diverse line-up of content mostly from Asia. Ibig sabihin nito, […] The post First Yaya, Legal Wives, Nagbabagang Luha, iba pang show ng GMA mapapanood na sa iQiyi appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 30th, 2021

ABS-CBN sues 40 piracy websites in US for illicit content

Broadcast giant ABS-CBN Corp. has filed a $40-million lawsuit in the US against websites hosting pirated copies of the company's content......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

Upskilling, livelihood opportunities with YouTube in Digiskarteng Pinay

Google celebrated International Women’s Month with the Digiskarteng Pinay online event to demonstrate how women can learn new skills and create livelihood opportunities through YouTube. It highlighted the experiences of successful female YouTube content creators and the stories of inspiring ma-Digiskarteng Pinays who used YouTube to bounce back from the pandemic. .....»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2021

Google cuts mobile app store fee in half amid scrutiny

Google on Tuesday said it will halve the controversial fee it charges developers at its online shop for digital content tailored for Android-powered mobile devices......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 18th, 2021

Quarantine puts more value on battery life; vivo Y31 fills demand

With the spike of activities involving work from home, distance learning, gaming, and content streaming, the quarantine has made Filipinos increasingly dependent on virtual connectivity. But as the restrictions are starting to ease up, can current smartphone batteries keep up with these new formed online habits?.....»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 9th, 2021

Netizens show love to viral ‘singing’ teacher Dan

  CEBU CITY, Philippines—  Good vibes. This is what this viral content creator from Liloan town in northern Cebu is giving the netizens with her videos online. Danieca Arreglado Goc-ong, 24, has been sharing her experiences as a teacher in her videos and netizens are just glad she is out there sharing her comedic act. […] The post Netizens show love to viral ‘singing’ teacher Dan appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

SHAREit Overtakes Instagram Among Top Downloaded Apps in the Ph

As digital transformation gathered pace during the pandemic, SHAREit’s growth trajectory has continued to accelerate globally. SHAREit is a one-stop content application that has grown to become one of the world’s leading online and offline platforms, providing digital users with gaming, content streaming, and file-sharing capabilities. SHAREit is ranked eighth most downloaded mobile application in […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2021