Science and Technology

Deep sleep reinforces learning of motor skills

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 14 -- Neuroscientists at the University of California, San Francisco, have discovered that the animal brain reinforces motor skills during deep sleep.In the study published in Nature Neuroscience, the researchers found that during non-rapid eye movement, or non-REM, sleep, slow... Read More

BPO industry advised to get skills upgrade amid AI advancement

MANILA, Aug. 8 -- Amid reports that advancement in artificial intelligence (AI) could affect around 40,000 workers in the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry, a senator has advised companies to move their workers up the skills ladder.“The best way to protect ourselves is to move our... Read More

PLDT, PAPTELCO partner to improve digital service in PH

MANILA, Aug 7 -- PLDT and its mobile subsidiary Smart Communications have bolstered its partnership with local telco operators to further enhance delivery of digital services and content to homes and offices across the country.PLDT and Smart, in collaboration with the Philippine Association of... Read More

Smart improves LTE coverage in Boracay

MANILA, Aug 7 -- Smart Communications has further improved its mobile Internet coverage in Boracay Island using Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology.In a statement Monday, Smart said in its partnership with Huawei Technologies Philippines, four component carrier (4CC) in Boracay have been... Read More