Smart rules out breach in systems

Mobile giant Smart Communications Inc. has ruled out the possibility of a breach in its systems following the recent spate of smishing attacks and scam text messages which now include the names of phone users.

PLDT, Smart seek immediate passage of bill against online child abuse

PLDT Inc. and Smart Communications Inc. are hoping that President Duterte signs into law the Anti-OSAEC Act before his term ends on June 30. The two telco giants have joined peers and other stakeholders from the private and government sectors in calling for the immediate passage of the Anti-OSAEC Act. Ratified by the House of […]

Smart backs renewed push for SIM registration amid spike in text scams

Smart Communications Inc. hasn’t given up on the passage of the SIM card registration bill as it expressed continued support for the measure. This comes as Senator Grace Poe, chair of the Senate public services committee, urged members of the incoming 19th Congress to immediately pass the bill to effectively prevent text scams. The bill […]

Powering a connected world: Smart to scale up 5G adoption

Smart Communications Inc. is bent on leading the 5G charge to enable more Filipinos to experience the technology’s game-changing benefits. Jane J. Basas, SVP and head of consumer wireless business at Smart, said they are ramping up 5G adoption in the country to meet the growing demand. Smart, which currently serves the most number of […]

Panlilio: Smart has surpassed its 2021 5G goal, 96% of Phl population now covered

Smart Communications Inc. has further expanded the number of 5G base stations deployed across the country to 6,400, exceeding its original target for the year and reinforcing its dominance in 5G. It was initially looking at rolling out 3,800 5G base stations this year. This brings the number of Smart’s total base stations nationwide to […]