[Invitation] Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018: The Camera. Reimagined.

Samsung;

On February 25, Samsung Electronics will showcase the next generation of Galaxy devices that reimagines the camera and redefines the way you share your moments.

Samsung will mark the launch of the upcoming device with the Galaxy Unpacked celebration at 6 p.m. CET on February 25, 2018 during Mobile World Congress. Live streaming of the Barcelona Unpacked celebration will be available at news.samsung.com/global, www.samsung.com/galaxy, and www.samsungmobilepress.com.

It’s been rumored that the new Galaxy S9 will feature dual camera, their take on Apple’s Face ID secure face unlocking, and an in-screen fingerprint reader.

DICT announces YouthHack MNL Startup Challenge 2018: High School Edition and it’s Official Jingle

YouthHack Manila together with the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) launches the YouthHack MNL Startup Challenge 2018: High School Edition and its official jingle (embedded above).

The Startup Challenge 2018 High School Edition is open to all public and private high school students: Grades 7-12. The competition will have 60 teams of 3-5 members. Interested groups can apply here.

Startup Challenge 2018 High School Edition with the theme of ‘Think Global, Act Local’ is a two-day event with the goal of bringing students into the exciting world of startups and technopreneurship.

It is co-organized by the Department of Information and Communications Technology and YouthHack Manila.

The event aims to empower students to become knowledgeable about the country’s current problems and to come up with innovative ways to solve them.

Students will get to hear from experienced entrepreneurs and investors, and go through workshops in ideation, prototyping, and pitching.

Once the talks and workshops are done, the participants will use their newfound knowledge and skills to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges.

Voyager headlines PH’s biggest digital conference of 2017

Manila Bulletin;

Voyager Innovations, the digital innovations arm of PLDT and Smart, will headline this year’s DigiCon 2017, the country’s largest gathering of movers and shakers in the digital industry organized annually by the Internet and Mobile Marketers Association of the Philippines (IMMAP).

During the 3-day conference from October 11 to 13, delegates will get to experience Voyager’s transformative digital platforms, and glean relevant insights from various speakers representing Voyager’s various business units.

Bloomberg Presents The Players Technology Summit hosted by Andre Iguodala and Stephen Curry

Bloomberg;

Golden State Warriors’ Andre Iguodala and Stephen Curry announced today the launch of the inaugural The Players Technology Summit, presented by Bloomberg. The Players Technology Summit will bring together top leaders in the technology, venture capital and sports communities to exchange ideas and share expertise in an educational and empowering forum. It will be held August 14-16, 2017, in San Francisco, CA.

Interesting concept, a step further than what LaVar Ball is doing for his son.