Students in off-grid locations can now access online through TV White Space technology
The Department of Education (DepEd) states there are still over 6,000 locations with no power and connectivity in the Philippines. In these off-grid locations, students trek long distances everyday just to get online to research important facts for their homework or get updated with the latest findings in science and technology and in current events.
“Shopee 9.9 Mobile Shopping Day” breaks record with more than three-fold increase in orders within 24 hours
Shopee 9.9 Mobile Shopping Day, the biggest mobile shopping festival in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, has set a new record with 3.5 times increase in orders and 5 times increase in daily visits within 24 hours. In collaboration with over 30,000 sellers, the event amassed a total of 7 million live chats across the region, with shoppers browsing through non-stop deals from leading brands and sellers, including Sandisk, Mustela, Make Up World, Indoplas, and Silka.
Pru Life UK’s 20th Anniversary Customer Engagement Campaign completed its sweep of awards at the global, regional and local level, after receiving a distinction at the Silver Quill Awards. The Silver Quill Awards is presented to outstanding professionals in the region who have proven that their communication programs effectively furthered the goals of their organizations – growing revenues, reducing cost and motivating its intended public to a desired action. The citation, conferred by the Asia Pacific chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators, was held in Singapore on August 24, 2017.
Modern city living has been moving at a more frenetic pace with the list of “things to do” increasing despite hours in the day remaining unchanged. In order to balance work life and home life, we need more user-centric tools and appliances to help us save time, effort and even money.
LG has continuously worked to innovate home appliances that are more responsive to the demands of modern everyday life. To do this, various innovations on dependable hardware have become necessary.
LG InstaView Door-in-Door Refrigerator makes life better
The LG InstaView Door-in-Door Refrigerator asks you to knock twice in order to get a visual on the contents of its easy access compartment. So no more opening the refrigerator door over and over again to find out what drinks or food are inside. Every time the door is opened, cold air escapes and electricity is consumed. This innovation adds up to 41% less cold air loss, so your food and drinks stay fresher for longer, and you save on electricity cost.