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 digital payments firm continues its acquisition push ahead of its split from eBay later this month.
Web giant uses backpack-attached Street View Trekker camera to capture 360-degree images from within Manila's walled city of Intramuros.
The fitness headphones with a built-in heart-rate sensor will hit stores in Australia and south-east Asia soon.
Google sees the greatest opportunity in a small number of countries that will collectively account for the next billion smartphones sold in the world.
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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.
The Chinese maker of smartphones and PCs will partner with regional online retailer Lazada to sell its budget A7000 handset through flash sales.
Across the continent, unmanned aerial vehicles are already in use across a broad spectrum of industries.