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Google's Street View lands in the Philippines

Web giant uses backpack-attached Street View Trekker camera to capture 360-degree images from within Manila's walled city of Intramuros.

By January 28, 2014

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Google extends helping hand to Philippines typhoon survivors

Creating a Person Finder and Relief Map, the Web giant looks to help people find loved ones, along with food and shelter, in the aftermath of the devastating natural disaster.

By November 11, 2013

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Terra Motors launches electric tuk-tuk for Philippines

"E-trikes" are part of a movement to cut CO2 emissions and fuel costs in Asian cities. Manila wants 100,000 by 2016.

By March 29, 2013

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Nokia Lumia 530 now available in Asia

The budget Windows Phone hits Singapore on August 23 for S$159 and is already available in select countries in the region.

By August 20, 2014

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Smartphone buyers in emerging markets want big screens too

A survey that targeted more than 1,300 smartphone users in countries such as Brazil, India, Indonesia, Kenya, and Mexico found people craving devices with 5-inch and 5.5-inch screens.

By August 14, 2014

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Google partners with other firms to boost Internet speeds in Asia

The search giant is investing in a $300 million underwater cable -- the latest in its business efforts to improve Web connectivity for users.

By August 11, 2014

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Toshiba launches new range of Satellite laptops for Asia

The updated Satellite C, L, and P notebooks from Toshiba are set to make their debut in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines.

By June 15, 2014

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Xiaomi sells 26 million smartphones in first half of 2014

Xiaomi bucks a reportedly slowing Chinese market with 26.1 million smartphones sold in the first half of 2014, a 271 percent increase compared with the year before.

By July 2, 2014

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Facebook "back up to 100 per cent" after half-hour outage

"Something went wrong," a message on the social network told would-be visitors. "We resolved the issue quickly," the company says.

By June 19, 2014

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Samsung announces Project Glued, a video-streaming service for Asia

The video-on-demand service will be available in the third quarter, with Singapore and the Philippines as launch markets.

By May 20, 2014