While the country may have got 4G LTE as early as 2011, networks in the Philippines aren't as fast as other Asian countries.
Web giant uses backpack-attached Street View Trekker camera to capture 360-degree images from within Manila's walled city of Intramuros.
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.
AT&T settles with FCC over customer data that was stolen from data centers overseas and used to unlock stolen mobile phones.
Astronauts on the International Space Station get an awe-inspiring look at Typhoon Maysak as it builds into a Category 5 super-typhoon.
Sonos owners in the Asia-Pacific region can now stream lossless music courtesy of Deezer's new premium service.
Google announces new Chromebook laptops and an intriguing new device called the Chromebit that pushes Google's operating system without trying to sell you a laptop.
Mozilla's 2014 deal with Chinese chipmaker Spreadtrum has opened the door to super-cheap phones. The cheapest is the Ace from Cherry Mobile in the Philippines.