Post by Andrew Harrison.
Out of curiosity, I’m wondering if anyone reading this has ever had what the first person you talked to at Globe do what they said they would do? I have never experience such a luxury in Philippines. Virtually every time I have a request or upgrade or downgrade or new purchase, what has been initially […]
Link to original article: Click here tl;dr version: (not in order) Ping is not reliable, PLDT sucks, Garena needs to spend more on connectivity, use WinMTR instead of tracert, government needs public IX. Hi all, I’m a foreigner living in Manila that has spent the last 15 years building large scale networks in Europe, with […]
So I bought one of Globe Telecom’s pocket wi-fi devices 3 days ago. But I was told it cannot be activated because they are undergoing “system enhancement”, but will have it activated within 24 hours. Bet you can guess why I’m writing this post. 72 HOURS LATER, IT’S STILL NOT ACTIVATED! I called after 24 […]
How many times, when calling to report speed issues, or outtages, have you gotten the standard “Please allow 24 to 48 hours to correct this problem” Then after 48 hours, problem remains unsolved, so you call again, and you get, “we will follow up on that and get back to you within 24 hours. Then […]
Globe Telecom, Inc., one of the Philippines’ top telecommunications companies, has pioneered services in different ways, including delivery of the newest technologies. Its innovative G-Cash SMS-based service enables money transfers and purchases and payments via mobile phones. It has made Internet connection possible on handheld devices, first through GPRS, and later through Mobile Broadband 3G […]
Ok, so as usual, got shitty service with my Globe internet connection. (It’s usual to have shitty service pretty much with anything in Philippines). But anyway, I’ve been dealing with the dynamic IP address connection, and about half the time, I have selective browsing issues (that’s where you can’t access some websites from a particular […]