Telecom

Ookla December 2023: Mobile Internet Speed in the Philippines Reaches 28.12 Mbps, Broadband Speed Hits 92.92 Mbps

Smart has once again been recognized by Ookla as the fastest mobile operator in the Philippines during Q3 of 2023. Smart has achieved an impressive …

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SpaceX launches 1st batch of ‘direct to cell’ Starlink satellites

SpaceX has achieved a successful launch of six Starlink satellites. These satellites are designed to provide mobile coverage directly to smartphones, with the goal of …

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Smart rolls out prepaid and postpaid eSIM offers via digital delivery, sets the pace for eSIM adoption in PH

Following its pioneering launch of the Philippines’ first-ever Prepaid embedded SIM or eSIM in July 2023, mobile services provider Smart Communications Inc. (Smart) continues to …

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DICT and telcos agree to SIM Registration limit of 10 per user

The DICT recently announced that they want to set a limit on the number of SIM card registrations per user. The maximum limit they are …

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PLDT broadens its nationwide crackdown on illegal modem collection

PLDT Inc. advises customers to be vigilant against individuals posing as PLDT employees to steal modems for purported repair or replacement. “We strongly encourage our …

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Globe blocks a record 2.72 billion spam and fraudulent SMS in 2022

Globe reported that it was able to stop a record-breaking 2.72 billion scam and spam messages in 2022, which is more than double the number …

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Globe’s 5G coverage has increased to 237 locations in Visayas and Mindanao

Globe’s 5G network coverage has been expanded to 212 sites in Visayas and 25 sites in Mindanao, for a total of 237 additional 5G sites. …

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Globe Telecom speeds up AWS environment readiness with Stratpoint cloud services

Makati, Philippines – December 15, 2022 – Globe, a leading digital solutions provider in the Philippines, recognizes the need to provide its nearly 92 million customers …

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Globe tops Opensignal 5G video experience, upload speed, core consistent quality in October 2022

Globe has won the Mobile Experience Awards for October 2022, Philippines, in the categories of 5G Video Experience, 5G Upload Speed, and Core Consistent Quality, …

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Globe network rollout continues, ends Q3 2022 with 1,064 cell towers, more 5G sites and FTTH lines

Globe has reported that it finished the first nine months of 2022 with PHP 74.4 billion in capital expenditures (CAPEX), an increase of 14% over …

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