The Lite version of the Facebook app is designed for people with budget Android phones stuck on slower 2G networks found in developing markets.
While the country may have got 4G LTE as early as 2011, networks in the Philippines aren't as fast as other Asian countries.
The Japanese electronics giant has designed a power system for the electricity-deprived regions of the world, which it intends to ship throughout Asia and Africa by the year's end.
The Pruthvi chip, made by Bangalore-based Saankhya labs, can make use of unused TV bandwidth to provide long-range Internet access to rural areas.
Sony's new range of headphones and music players, revealed last month at IFA in Berlin, will soon be available in the Asia Pacific region.
The Japanese appliance maker hopes to help tackle two major problems Southeast Asians are struggling against -- polluted air and mosquitoes.
CNET's Michael Franco falls in love with an inflatable lantern.
The daily-deals and e-commerce site is about to go through some major downsizing, cutting about 10 percent of its workforce and ending operations in half a dozen countries.
Web giant uses backpack-attached Street View Trekker camera to capture 360-degree images from within Manila's walled city of Intramuros.
A newly discovered crayfish gets named after the NSA leaker and an amphipod after the singer of "Crocodile Rock." Now whose name are we going to use when we find a new species of crocodile?