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Sitti Navarro gives birth to first child

MANILA, Philippines – Sitti Navarro is now a mom! The Bossa Nova singer, married to Joey Ramirez, gave birth to their first child, Issiah Dañelle, on November 4. On November 5, Sitti shared a photo of their new family of 3, with the baby looking fresh from the womb. “Thank You, Lord,” she ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 6th, 2018Related News

Every major announcement at the Huawei Mate 20 launch

MANILA, Philippines – After Samsung, Apple, and Google have unveiled their best and brightest in the year's second half, it's now Chinese giant Huawei's turn to wow us with their newest flagship: the Mate 20 series. (READ:  Here’s how Huawei's Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro are shaping up )  Huawei, which is toe-to-toe with Apple in the number two spot in ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 16th, 2018Related News

2018-19 NBA referees: By the Numbers

NBA press release NEW YORK – Sixty-five referees will compose the NBA officiating staff for the 2018-19 season.  Below are some numbers and tidbits pertaining to this season’s NBA officials. On The Court · 33 – Ken Mauer is entering his 33rd season as an NBA referee, the most for any current official.  He is followed by Ron Garretson, who begins his 32nd season. · 1,904/238 – Garretson has called 1,904 regular-season games and 238 playoff games, the most of any current official in each category. · 1,408 – Monty McCutchen worked 1,408 regular-season games – along with 169 playoff games (including 16 NBA Finals games) – before stepping off the court last season to oversee day-to-day management and on-court performance of all officials as Vice President, Head of Referee Development and Training. · 20 – Mike Callahan leads active referees with 20 NBA Finals games officiated, followed by Mauer with 19 and Scott Foster with 18. · 37/27 – 37 of the 65 officials (57%) have at least 10 years of experience, while 27 of the 65 (42%) have 15 or more years of experience. · 75.4 – 49 of the 65 referees (75.4%) have worked in the G League. · 33.8 – 22 of the 65 referees (33.8%) have WNBA officiating experience. Off The Court · 3,600 – Senior Vice President and Head of Referee Operations Michelle Johnson logged more than 3,600 flight hours as a pilot for the United States Air Force during her 36-year career. The former three-star general was the 19th Superintendent at the U.S. Air Force Academy, where she was a graduate and the first woman inducted into the Air Force Sports Hall of Fame after a stellar basketball career for the Falcons. · 1987 – President of League Operations Byron Spruell was an offensive lineman and co-captain of the 1987 Notre Dame football team helping future Pro Football Hall of Famer Tim Brown win the Heisman Trophy that season. · 1977 – Mauer earned All-Big Ten honors in 1977 for the University of Minnesota’s baseball team, helping lead the Golden Gophers to the College World Series alongside future Baseball Hall of Famer Paul Molitor. · 87 – NBA official Eric Dalen wore No. 87 as a two-time letterman at tight end for the University of Minnesota. · 12 – NBA official Leroy Richardson spent 12 years in the United States Navy (1982-94), serving as a surface warfare specialist and underwater sea surveillance specialist. · 9 – Historically Black Colleges and Universities are represented by nine referees: Bennie Adams (Southern University); Tony Brown (Clark Atlanta University); Derrick Collins (Xavier University in New Orleans); Sean Corbin (Coppin State University); Courtney Kirkland (Southern University); Karl Lane (Philander Smith College); Eric Lewis (Bethune Cookman College); CJ Washington (Southern University); and Tom Washington (Norfolk State University). · 7 – The NBA referee roster features seven officials who have earned advanced degrees: Adams (MS, Southern University, 1993); Brent Barnaky (JD, Nova Southeastern Law School, 2001); Kevin Cutler (MS, Cal State Dominguez Hills, 2005); Tyler Ford (MA, Ball State University, 2009); Lauren Holtkamp (MS, Drury University, 2004; MDV, Emory University, 2010); Kevin Scott (MS, Georgia Southern University, 2002); and Sean Wright (MBA, University of Mobile, 1996). · 4 – This year’s staff features four second-generation NBA referees: James Capers, the son of former NBA referee James Capers, Sr.; JB DeRosa, the son of former official Joe DeRosa; Brian Forte, the son of Joe Forte; and Garretson, the son of former NBA official Darell Garretson. · 4 – Four referees – Derek Richardson, Leroy Richardson, Wright and Zach Zarba – were born in New York City, the most for any major U.S. city.  New Orleans and Miami have produced three referees each. · 3 – Three officials have served in the U.S. military, including Matt Boland (Connecticut National Guard), Rodney Mott (U.S. Navy) and Leroy Richards (U.S. Navy). In addition, NBA Senior Vice President and Head of Referee Operations Michelle Johnson is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. · 2 – Two referees were born in Eastern Europe: Marat Kogut (Kiev, Ukraine) and Gediminas Petraitis (Kaunas, Lithuania). · 2 – This year’s officiating staff includes two sets of referees with family ties.  Lauren Holtkamp and Jonathan Sterling are married to each other, while Jacyn and John Goble are the only brothers officiating this season......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsOct 16th, 2018Related News

Parojinogs now persons of interest in Ozamiz City judge slay

MANILA, Philippines – The Parojinog siblings, Nova Princess and Reynaldo Jr , are now persons of interest in the killing of Ozamiz City judge Edmundo Pintac, local police confirmed to Rappler on Thursday, October 11. "Persons of interest [sila] (Parojinog siblings) as the ones who ordered the (killing)," case investigator Chief Inspector Marlo Mesias ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 11th, 2018Related News

Honor 8X with midrange Kirin 710 chip priced at P12,990

MANILA, Philippines – Chinese brand Honor, the budget subsidiary of Huawei, offers an appealing unit with their new 8X phone.  The 8X has admirable specs for its price: a 6.5-inch 18:9 full HD display, a 91% screen-to-body ratio, 4GB of RAM, 128 GB of storage, and a Kirin 710 chip. ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 10th, 2018Related News

PNP eyeing link between killing of Ozamiz judge and cases vs Parojinogs

The killing of Executive Judge Edmundo Pintac of the Ozamiz City Regional Trial Court could be linked to criminal cases he had handled against the Parojinogs, Director General Oscar Albayalde, chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP) said Tuesday. Pintac, who was shot dead by unidentified assailants on Monday, was said to be the one who presided over the drugs and firearms cases filed against siblings Nova Princess Parojinog and Reynaldo Parojinog Jr., who were arrested in police raids in July 2017. READ:Ozamiz City RTC executive judge killed in ambush Their father, Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr., and six other people were killed in a series of police raids in the...Keep on reading: PNP eyeing link between killing of Ozamiz judge and cases vs Parojinogs.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Oct 9th, 2018Related News

Judge handling cases vs Parojinog killed in Ozamiz

CAGAYAN DE ORO(MindaNews /08 October) — A judge who handled cases of  illegal drugs and firearms filed against detained Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Princess Parojinog was shot dead while on his way home in Ozamiz Monday afternoon. PNP Northern Mindanao spokesperson Supt. Surki Serenes said Judge Edmundo Pintac of the Regional Trial Court Branch […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsOct 9th, 2018Related News

Judge handling Parojinog cases shot dead in Ozamiz City

MANILA, Philippines – Edmundo Pintac, the judge handling drugs and firearms cases against Nova Princess and Reynaldo Parojinog Jr , was shot dead on Monday, October 8.  According to an initial police report, Pintac was in Barangay Banadero in Ozamiz City at around 4:20 pm when he was fired at by still unidentified suspects. "Suspects fled ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 8th, 2018Related News

Get set for a busy month of smartphone unveilings in October 2018

Smartphone manufacturers have a busy line-up of handsets scheduled for unveiling in October 2018 with new devices from LG, Google, Huawei and OnePlus expected to break cover just in time for the Holiday season. Oct. 3: LG V40 ThinQ LG is expected to kick off October's various smartphone presentations with its V40 ThinQ. According to the always well-informed Korean website ET News, this handset could get as many as five cameras (two at the front and three at the back), evidently banking on its camera-phone capabilities to stand out from the crowd. The phone is expected to be a 6.3-inch model and is tipped to get latest-generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor with 4 or 6 gig...Keep on reading: Get set for a busy month of smartphone unveilings in October 2018.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Oct 2nd, 2018Related News

Here’s how Huawei s Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro are shaping up

MANILA, Philippines – In the second quarter of this year, Huawei pulled ahead of Apple and came second to Samsung in global smartphone shipments, according to figures from the International Data Corporation (IDC) . Considering that the Shenzhen-based firm is locked out of the US market, it’s steady ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsSep 18th, 2018Related News

Smart, Huawei complete first Wifi call in Cebu

Smart, Huawei complete first Wifi call in Cebu.....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: FinanceSep 12th, 2018Related News

What are some of 2018’s hottest budget phones so far?

The latest flagships from tech giants generally don't go unnoticed, with billboards teasing the newest features in big cities all over the world so passersby are well informed. However, it's harder to keep up with all the new budget-friendly smartphones from manufacturers such as Huawei, Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi. Here is a look at a few of the more talked-about models. Honor Play, with a price of $362 (P19,500), is a good choice for a budget gaming phone, featuring the same processor as in the Huawei P20 (Huawei Kirin 970) for boosted performance. Furthermore the brand's special GPU Turbo supposedly uses 30 percent less power while providing 60 percent more efficiency. Encased in a m...Keep on reading: What are some of 2018’s hottest budget phones so far?.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Sep 11th, 2018Related News

China s Huawei, ZTE blocked from Australia s 5G network

SYDNEY, Australia – Chinese telecom giants Huawei and ZTE have effectively been banned from rolling out Australia's 5G network, after Canberra said Thursday, August 23, there were security risks with companies beholden to foreign governments. Huawei – one of the world's largest telecommunications equipment and services providers – ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsAug 23rd, 2018Related News

Australia bans Huawei from 5G network over security concerns

CANBERRA, Australia — Chinese-owned telecommunications giant Huawei has been blocked from rolling out Australia’s 5G network due to security concerns. The government said Thursday the involvement of a company “likely to be subject to extrajudicial directions from a foreign government” presented too much risk. Huawei has said it would never hand over Australian customer data… link: Australia bans Huawei from 5G network over security concerns.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Aug 23rd, 2018Related News

Huawei’s Nova Academy is Back in Cebu

Purchasing a smartphone with top-of-the-line features will only fully matter if you maximize it. However, knowing the features of your phone by heart can sometimes be a grueling task, that is why Huawei came up with a worthwhile activity which proves that learning can be fun! If you’re looking for activities that will provide a […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsAug 18th, 2018Related News

Sarah, nakakatulala — Direk Joyce

SOBRA palang na-in love ang Pop Royalty na si Sarah Geronimo sa papel na ginagampanan niya sa pinakabagong handog ng Viva Films, ang Pinoy adaptation ng South Korean blockbuster hit na “Miss Granny.” Bilang Audrey, ang pinabatang karakter ng 70-anyos na si Fely (Nova Villa), kinailangang baguhin ni Sarah ang….....»»

Source: Journal JournalCategory: NewsAug 16th, 2018Related News

Huawei teases real upgrade for P20 Pro, Mate 20 Pro gets biggest battery yet

A Huawei mobile phone display at the Beijing International Consumer Electronics Expo. Image: AFP/Wang Zhao Huawei fans could be in for a treat as the brand confirms the P20 Pro will feature a tripl.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsAug 14th, 2018Related News

Upgrade to the Huawei Y6 2018 LTE Smartphone at 25% Off!

GLOBE is now making it easier for you to take your digital lifestyle and mobile experiences to the next level! This August, you can now get your hands on the new Huawei Y6 at 25% off with a free Globe Prepaid LTE SIM via theGlobe Online Shop. Previously priced at P5,990, the Huawei Y6 2018 […] The post Upgrade to the Huawei Y6 2018 LTE Smartphone at 25% Off! appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsAug 13th, 2018Related News

Huawei teases ‘real upgrade’ for P20 Pro, Mate 20 Pro gets biggest battery yet

Huawei fans could be in for a treat as the brand confirms the P20 Pro will feature a triple lens camera with 40 megapixels, as well as 5x zoom and "much more," according to a recent tweet. The Chinese tech giant was not too impressed with Samsung's latest offerings, tweeting on the same day as the Note9 was revealed, "we're all about real upgrades." Samsung's Unpacked event on Aug. 9 brought fans a new Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy Watch, and also the first Bixby-powered smartspeaker, Galaxy Home. However it seems that Huawei's tweet was mostly directed at the latest smartphone, a device said to share a similar design to its predecessor (Galaxy Note 8) and some of the upgrades given...Keep on reading: Huawei teases ‘real upgrade’ for P20 Pro, Mate 20 Pro gets biggest battery yet.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Aug 13th, 2018Related News

Huawei eyes smartphone lead after passing Apple

Shanghai, China — China’s Huawei on Friday said it could replace Samsung as the world’s top smartphone maker by late next year, just days after data showed it surpassed Apple for the number-two spot despite being essentially barred from the key US market. The chief of Huawei’s consumer division, Richard Yu, made the remark at […].....»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: FinanceAug 3rd, 2018Related News