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Should telcos charge 911 calls? Netizens weigh in

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Netizens suggest other ways to deal with prank calls

MANILA, Philippines (July 29, 2016) — Should telecommunications companies (telcos) charge calls made through the 911 hotline?  Continue reading Should telcos charge 911 calls? Netizens weigh in

During disasters, help is now just one text message away

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Smart, Talk & Text and Sun subscribers can now send info, rescue and relief reports to Agos via text messages during disasters

MANILA, Philippines (Mar. 7, 2016) — While information is no longer a problem in the age of social media, getting timely and actionable information from those affected by disasters is still one of the biggest challenges that needs to be addressed.

Continue reading During disasters, help is now just one text message away