Technology Milestones

Diwata-1 Mindanao

PHL microsat Diwata-1 images hailed as world-best

The first Philippine-made microsatellite Diwata-1 has received praises for capturing world-best high-resolution images
Globe eLibrary

Globe’s eLibrary benefits 15M public school students

Over 15M students and about 500,000 teachers from public schools all over the country will now have free access to more than 1,000 eBooks and textbooks
2016 Top Smart City Projects

Project NOAH awarded best smart city in public safety

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards (Project NOAH) has been awarded

Megawatt 1st Solar Powered Theme Resto

The first solar powered theme restaurant in the Philippines is now operating from a carwash in Quezon City.
Melchor Henosa

Inventor gets DOST aid to commercialize energy invention

Filipino inventor Melchor R. Heñosa is getting government support to make his energy invention available to the public.
Wifi DOT Smart

Free Wi-Fi at key transport hubs nationwide

Passengers using transport hubs in the Philippines will soon have access to enhanced Wi-Fi services with the signing of an agreement
Telstra

Australia’s Telstra moves call center jobs to the PHL

Filipinos will get call center sales and customer service jobs from Telstra as Australia’s largest telecommunications company shifts 326 of its Melbourne
Tryk ni Juan

Tryk ni Juan uses roof made with strong fiber abaca

Tryk ni Juan, an innovation on the Philippine tricycle, has roofing made with abaca fibers. The new line of transport vehicles was launched
The LAWIN app

Pinoy mobile app LAWIN spotlighted at UN forum

LAWIN, a Philippine-made mobile application created to monitor protected areas in the country, was given the spotlight at the first Multi-stakeholder Forum
PLDT Coffee Talks with Anthony Pangilinan

PLDT Smart SME Nation hosts Coffee Talks with Anthony Pangilinan

In an increasingly data-driven world, there is no excuse not to be connected with the rest of the online community.
PLDT Inspiring Silicon Valley Dreams

PLDT Smart SME Nation takes Bozz awardees to Silicon Valley for once-in-a-lifetime learning experience

Fifteen of the country’s young, tech-savvy and promising entrepreneurs flew to Silicon Valley in California, USA and immersed themselves for a week
DIWATA-1 being released from ISS

Diwata-1 microsat captures first images in space orbit

The first Philippine-made microsatellite, DIWATA-1, successfully captured its first images from space orbit during initial checks of the onboard components.

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