Globe maintains mobile consistency score in NCR, at par with global benchmarks

Globe’s ramped up network builds and modernization efforts enabled it to maintain a mobile consistency score of 81.99% in the National Capital Region and 76% nationwide— making it at par with global benchmarks such as T-Mobile in the United States with 84.8%; Videotron in Canada with 87.4%; Telekom in Germany with 90.1%   Mobile Consistency […]

Globe, Curvalux bag WBA award for bridging connectivity gap in hard-to-reach areas

Globe and Curvalux won the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) Best Wi-Fi for Social Impact award for helping bring high-speed internet connectivity in hard-to-reach areas, especially in communities where electricity is unreliable or non-existent.    The award recognizes and celebrates innovative Wi-Fi network-based services that have been deployed on a trial or commercial basis in at […]

Globe Business: Changes in cyber threat exposure alter the way companies protect their business

  More and more companies are putting their vital applications on the internet or the cloud to benefit from the agility and ability to access them anywhere. However, this shift also changes their cyber threat exposure and the way they keep their business secure.   Peter Maquera, Globe Business SVP for Enterprise Group, noted that […]

Digital marketplace Alaga Health wins big in Globe 5G Hackathon

With healthcare becoming a higher priority for Filipinos amid the ongoing global pandemic, Alaga Health, the winner of the first-ever Globe 5G Hackathon, has developed the first digital health marketplace and health service hub to make access to affordable healthcare available to those who need it.    This social innovation won Alaga Health the top […]

Globe At Home tops Netflix ISP Speed Index in September; 8th time in 2021

Globe again topped the Netflix ISP Speed Index in September, the eighth month this year, leading Philippine Internet Service Providers (ISPs) performance rating of the popular streaming service. Globe scored 3.4 Mbps in the Index for the month through its Globe At Home Broadband Business, higher than its 3.2 Mbps result in August. This score […]

Globe sends four start-ups to Singtel Group Future Makers 2021 Regional Programme

Four Philippine start-ups will train and vie for financial grants, possible regional investments, and coaching and mentoring support, as they join the 2021 Singtel Group Future Makers Regional Programme this month.  The biennial event helps start-ups and enterprises cultivate their social innovation initiatives, and accelerate both business growth and social impact.    The programme is […]

#BestTimeWithGlobe: Get the all-new iPhone 13 and iPad lineup with the undisputed leader in Mobile Postpaid

A great postpaid plan is best paired with the finest smartphone. This is why Globe Telecom, the brand that first launched the iPhone in the country years back, is offering Apple’s best-ever iPhone and iPad lineup through GPlan. Through the telco giant’s most innovative and value-rich line of subscription plans, users can enjoy bigger data […]

917Ventures partners with 10×1000, secures grants to hone employee skills in fintech

In line with its efforts to invest in its people and provide opportunities for them to upskill in fintech, corporate venture builder 917Ventures has partnered with global fintech training platform 10×1000 Tech for Inclusion (“10×1000”) in securing 100 Fintech Foundation Program Flex grants.   10×1000 aims to train 1,000 emerging talents and tech leaders from […]

Network expansion, 5G rollout help enhance PH Digital Quality of Life – Globe

Globe said that its aggressive network expansion and accelerated rollout of 5G connectivity continues to help improve the Digital Quality of Life (DQL) in the Philippines.   In the third annual DQL Index conducted by virtual private network (VPN) service provider Surfshark, the Philippines rose to 48th place in 2021 from 66th place last year […]

Democratized healthcare services, equal opportunities for service providers, and sustainable food waste management top this year’s #Globe5GHackathon

The successful run of the Globe 5G Hackathon has brought out three groups on top, namely Alaga Health, a telehealth marketplace and service hub, Tenth Maria, a mobile app that recovers surplus food for underserved communities, and Team CamvS, an online service mall, as the competition’s winners, for their exceptional use of 5G technology in […]