MetaverseGo Is One Step Closer: Raises $4.2M In Seed Round

A few months ago, we covered a promising new cryptocurrency platform called MetaverseGo. To sum it up, the application is a guide for beginners on how to earn through gaming, rather than having these people navigate these things themselves. It leaves room for fewer costly mistakes and an easier setup procedure leading to more playtime. […]

The HTC Desire 22 Pro is Part of the Viverse Ecosystem

Far from its glory days in smartphones, HTC is still up and fighting as it announced the Desire 22 Pro in Taiwan and Europe. While it may appear like your typical 2022 mid-range phone, the Desire 22 Pro’s main selling point is that it is part of HTC’s Viverse ecosystem and is compatible with the […]

Maya Adds Personal Goals, Increases Transaction Limits

Following a full rebrand that also includes the debut of its own digital bank, Maya continues to update its app to incorporate new features to entice its customers. One of these new features rolling out this June is Personal Goals, which is a savings features under Maya Bank that enables customers to set aside money for […]

BSP Eyeing Digital Currency Launch By End of 2022

As part of its efforts toward digitizing transactions, the BSP announced that they plan to launch the country’s first digital currency by the end of the year. Also known as central bank digital currency (CBDC), BSP’s proposal aims to help improve fund transfers between banks and non-bank financial institutions. “We are going to launch that, […]

New Game MetaCrafters Lets You Earn Money As You Study Web3

You’ve heard of play-to-earn games like Axie Infinity, but what if a game paid you to learn Web3 skills that’ll allow you to design things like NFTs and blockchain tech? That’s the idea behind Metacrafters.io, a new game made by Proof of Learn, a Web3 company co-founded by tech veteran Sheila Lirio Marcelo, Kevin Yang, […]

The NVIDIA RTX 4090 Is On The Way: DOUBLES The 3090’s Power

It seems like only yesterday when the NVIDIA 30 series of graphics processors took the scene by storm. Promising exponentially better performance for a similar retail price, the value proposition these cards presented was incredible. Sadly though, the global chip shortage and rise of cryptocurrency mining quickly jacked up the prices for these, skyrocketing them […]

Metacrafters.io Partners with YGG for Web3 Pilot Program

With Web3 slowly making its its transition across the world, Proof of Learn announced that their first project Metecrafters.io will be collaborating with Yield Guild Games (YGG) for a pilot program that will give close to a thousand scholars access to its platform along with curriculum design from top Silicon Valley Web3 developers. Metacrafters.io is the […]

BDO, UnionBank To Undergo BSP Sanctions For 2021 Hacking Incident

Right before the year 2021 ended, a viral piece of financial news broke the internet: Bando de Oro (BDO) had been hacked, leading to losses for users. To sum it all up, there was an advanced phishing scam in place which managed to bypass security measures such as 2FA. Those who fell victim lost in […]

Maya is a Digital Bank that Can Do More than Savings

You know by this time that PayMaya is now Maya, and the finance app has made its official shift today. Beyond being one of the more-known e-wallets in the Philippines, Maya has more functions as an app: it has a high-yield savings account, a virtual credit line, a platform for crypto trading, and still retains […]

First Look: PayMaya Is Now “Maya” And Here Are Its New Features

Some of you may have already noticed that your PayMaya app has undergone a transformation. For these users, the app is now Maya and it packs a sleek, new design and additional features to boot. Our PayMaya contacts confirmed that they have started rolling out the new Maya app since this Monday. Most likely, more […]

PayMaya Receives Additional Capital, To Expand Services

Voyager Innovations, the company behind PayMaya, has received $210 million as additional capital from its investors. PayMaya is now the second-largest financial tech in the Philippines, next to GCash. In a disclosure to the stock exchange on Tuesday, telco giant PLDT Inc., Voyager’s parent company, said the new funds will be used to launch “Maya […]

Coins.ph Is Sold For PHP 10.2B To Former Binance, Grindr CFO

Coins.ph is once again sold at a staggering amount of PHP 10.2 Billion. Its now-former owner, Indonesian giant Gojek, held on to the financial giant for 3 years before deciding to let go. We’ll get into the details down below. According to sources at The Ken, this transaction was performed because Gojek had decided to […]