Articles By Vittorio Hernandez
From Tech Sep 29
#bendgate has taken its toll on the shareprice of Apple. Following the viral video that the iPhone could easily be bent after the device owner sits for a long time with the gadget inside his pants' pocket, almost $23 billion was wiped off the value of the tech giant.
From Companies Sep 29
To counter bad press on its newly launched iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus due to complaints that the flagship devices bend easily, Cupertino-based Apple provided a tour of its facility where gadgets manufactured by the tech giant undergo torture tests.
From Tech Sep 29
There is growing concern among FBI and police forces in the US over the level of encryption in the newly released iPhone models of Apple, which makes it harder for law enforcement agencies to access iPhones despite a court order.
From Society Sep 29
The Indonesian province of Aceh approved on Saturday a law that punishes people engaged in gay sex with caning. The new law covers followers of Islam and non-Muslims too and even foreigners.
From Sports Sep 29
Even if unbeaten boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr has an ongoing social media war with competitor Manny Pacquiao, he likely may ignore a dissing by a fashion police of his attire on Friday in Paris.
From Global Markets Sep 29
Environment Minister Greg Hunt approved over the weekend the $2.2 billion North Galilee Basin Rail project. However, the final approval would be based on Indian mining company Adani meeting 23 conditions.
From Tech Sep 28
Filipino boxing champ Manny Pacquiao opted not to dignify the "Miss Pac Man" post of rival Floyd Mayweather Jr on Instagram and Twitter wherein Money May included old photos of Pacquiao's loss to Mexican boxer Juan Manuel Marquez.
From Science Sep 28
From an estimated 8 injured and 250 trapped hikers, the toll from the Saturday noon eruption of Japan's Mount Ontake appears to have risen dramatically. Unofficial estimate place the number of dead victims to more than 30.
From Politics & Policy Sep 27
The Gay Times named former British Prime Minister Tony Blair one of the top gay icons in the United Kingdom the past three decades. Under his term, the homosexual age of consent was lowered as the same age as heterosexual couples and civil partnerships were introduced.
From Sports Sep 27
The dream match between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao is on, not yet in the ring but over social media. In response to the Filipino congressman's comments posted in Twitter on the Nevada State Athletic Commission's investigation in two objectionable scenes in All Access, the American boxer called his rival "Miss Pac Man" in Twitter and Instagram.