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Google Philippines maps Taal Volcano victims evacuation centers to help find people and send...

Google Philippines has just released a consolidated map of centers with regards the Taal Volcano eruption for people who need to find shelter or want to send help.

Bukidnon’s Talaandig tribe musical heritage preservation aided by UP, PNU, DOST scientists

Bamboo Musical Instrument (BMI) maker and performer Datu Rodelio “waway” Saway is not called “Tatay” for nothing - he is a Master to his apprentice for keeping the Talaandig musical heritage intact by mentoring young members of their tribe.

Ateneo-led scientists discover fern that may help remove mining contaminants

An Ateneo de Manila University-led team of Filipino scientists has made a breakthrough discovery of a fern that may be used to help rehabilitate contaminated mining sites.

Regional tourism centers equipped with emergency satellite phones from Smart Communications

The Philippines' regional tourism centers will soon be equipped with emergency satellite phones from Smart Communications.
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UP Diliman’s affordable interactive touch screen set for market release

An affordable interactive responsive screen developed by science researchers from the University of the Philippines Diliman will soon be available in the market.

e-Trike ride-sharing system mobile app developed by UP engineering professor

A mobile app-based electric tricycle (e-trike) ride-sharing system called "Hatid" has already started its test run at the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman. The...

Filipino chemists develop abaca-based non-woven fabric to filter water pollutants

Filipino chemists have invented an abaca-based non-woven fabric that can help save the environment from toxic pollutants and contaminants.

Pinoy Artificial Intelligence competition helps agriculture, nature conservation

The AI community gathered at the Google Philippines office in Taguig for the first ML Hackfest. An artificial intelligence (AI) competition in the Philippines was staged with unique objectives - to find ways for machines to help agriculture and nature conservation.

Golden Rice with Vitamin A gets PHL landmark safety approval

The genetically-modified and Vitamin A-nutrient rich Golden Rice has been found to be as safe as conventional rice after a rigorous biosafety assessment.

University of the Philippines develops Lab-in-a-Mug cheaper, faster Dengue Test Kit

The Philippines has reached another medical milestone in the fight against the dengue scourge with the "Lab-in-a-Mug" Dengue Test Kit developed by a team from the (UP) University of the Philippines.

Pinoy scientists develop medicine from local plants to heal hypertension, gout, and other ailments

The Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) deserves a pat on the back for envisioning and...

BPI online appointment scheduling returns with banking app upgrades

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) recently brought back its online appointment scheduling service, and announced additional new features for its online banking and...
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6 major road projects finishing in 2020 to reduce EDSA traffic

The 6 major road projects scheduled to be finished this year are expected to reduce traffic congestion on Metro Manila's main highway, the Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA).