Social media make celebrities “more relatable:” Pia Wurtzbach

POWERFUL TOOL. That’s how former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzback describes social media.

If you have even the slightest doubt about something you want to share online, don’t post it, said former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach said during a short talk on social media during the annual Asian Carriers Conference in Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort and Spa, Cebu. She said social media make celebrities like her “more relatable” to…

People ‘aren’t talking anymore’ and telcos are worried

TELCO BILLING, DATA SERVICES. Disruptive Views editor Tony Poulos: “When you buy water from the utility, you pay for the amount of water you use, when you get electricity you pay for the amount of electricity you use. What do we do? We give it away, we created this monster. We allowed people to access data for a set price per year.”

People have made the shift to data connectivity and it is time for carriers to change the way they perceive their roles and move beyond connectivity, Hot Telecoms president Isabelle Paradis said in Tuesday’s opening of the 11th Asian Carriers Conference (ACC) in Shangri-La Mactan Resort and Spa in Lapu-Lapu City.