Smart invests in nationwide disaster and emergency alert system
PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications has invested P400 million in cell broadcast service (CBS) technology that will strengthen the nationwide alert system of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) during emergencies and calamities.
Tech for Good: Smart Cited in Fortune Magazine’s ‘Change the World’ list for social impact
For its efforts in empowering schools and students through the Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program (SWEEP), Smart Communications Inc. (Smart) has been recognized by top international business magazine Fortune in its “Change the World” list — a roster of 50 companies around the world that are creating “important social impact”.
Smart revolutionizes customer experience with new state-of-the-art flagship store
The new Smart Store is a a dynamic modern playground for subscribers to discover and explore the hottest videos, music, games and perks, while enjoying a seamless customer service.
PLDT, Smart comply with NTC order
This year, Smart is deploying the 700 MHz covered by the co-use arrangement, to roll out LTE in 360 cell sites in Metro Manila, Metro Cebu, and Metro Davao. Using the 700 MHz together with its existing frequencies, Smart will cover nearly 40% of the country’s 1,634 cities and municipalities by the end of 2016.