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.
"E-trikes" are part of a movement to cut CO2 emissions and fuel costs in Asian cities. Manila wants 100,000 by 2016.
The search giant's plan for conquering the cost-conscious hardware space bears fruit with three new devices -- Spice, Micromax, and Karbonn -- from India-based handset makers.
The budget Windows Phone hits Singapore on August 23 for S$159 and is already available in select countries in the region.
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.
The search giant is investing in a $300 million underwater cable -- the latest in its business efforts to improve Web connectivity for users.
The new old-school Nokia 130 comes in single or dual-SIM versions and goes on sale in China, India and Africa.
The young Chinese company has quickly gained market share and now takes its place in the top 5 as the "star performer" in the second quarter, according to Strategy Analytics.
Mobile researcher's study also finds smartphone maker leads the Chinese market in the amount of time its users spend in apps.