Friday, August 31, 2012

HTC Brings “One Fighting Championship"

HTC Brings “One Fighting Championship: Pride of the nation” to Manila
One night event features the best Mixed Martial Arts fighters 
Manila, Philippines — August 28, 2012 — HTC, the global maker of smartphones, brings to Filipino audiences “One Fighting Championship: Pride of the Nation”, a mixed martial arts (MMA) tournament featuring the best Filipino and international MMA fighters, to be held on August 31 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. One Fighting Championship is Asia’s largest MMA organization, with the largest Pan-Asian media broadcast.

The event will be top billed by the children of Brazilian jiujitsu master Rolls Gracie: Rolles Jr., Igor, and Gregor. Fight fans will also see Filipino MMA fighter Eduard Folayang in action, who will fight against Japan’s Felipe Enomoto. By being one of the proud sponsors of this event, HTC further cements its role as the lifestyle device made for the active and tech savvy Filipino.

Trend Micro™ Mobile Security 8.0 Upgrades Mobile Device Management to Meet Growing Mobile Enterprise Security Market Demands in APAC Region

Complete, Reliable Security Anytime, Anywhere in Increasingly Mobile World
BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) and ownership of smart phones and mobile devices is a rising phenomena throughout the APAC region. Statistics shows that on an average, Filipino employees have 2.5 mobile (name source like they did in 2nd paragraph)devices each. An 18-fold increase in mobile data traffic-- translating to an annual growth rate of 78% over five years, from 2011- 2016 is also predicted (Name Source).

This is particularly relevant in the APAC region where mobile usage is a key part of daily life: in China, 38% of mobile users access the Internet via their mobile devices (Nielsen); Hong Kong mobile users even engage in online banking and trading activities (Synovate); while 59% of mobile users in India use their mobile phones as a primary Internet source (The Next Web/BBH India). 

Trend Micro Incorporated  (TYO: 4704;TSE: 4704), the global cloud security leader, today announced the launch of Trend Micro Mobile Security (TMMS) 8.0 to give customers the tools to enforce essential corporate security policies while still allowing productivity and flexibility in the workplace. 
 “BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) at work is a side effect of this growing mobile trend,” says Myla Pilao, Director for Core Technologies, Trend Micro. “Gartner predicts that organizations who do not reinvest at least one third of their savings into mobile security will see a 25% increase in security incidents through 2015, which is why Trend Micro strongly encourages its customers to take necessary precautions on the mobile platform.”

Bosch Automotive Festival shifts to high gear

Automotive aftermarket giant to showcase products and services in Alabang, Cebu and Davao
The Bosch Automotive Festival will tour three more cities to showcase the high quality and innovative technology Bosch uses to ensure the optimum level performance of vehicles

August 31, 2012 – Manila, Philippines – Internationally renowned automotive parts supplier Robert Bosch Philippines will stage the next Automotive Festival at the Auto Cluster of West Gate in Alabang on September 1 – 2, 2012. The two-day fete will celebrate Boschs expertise in automotive technology, products and services, and underscore its commitment to provide innovative solutions to local automotive and industrial challenges.