Last 22nd of September, I was invited to an event because I was a Globe Prepaid subscribers. Along with the other subscribers, students and bloggers, we listened to Globe Telecom's presentation on the m.globe - their newest web portal.
With the rise of mobile data as the future of mobile technology and the increasing demand for innovative mobile internet services, Globe Telecom launched an all-in-one mobile portal that will provide its subscribers the ultimate mobile web experience.
Available to all Globe subscribers for free*, m.globe allows easy and convenient browsing by enabling users to use a single platform that will let them surf and browse their favorite internet sites through their mobile phones instantly.
m.globe is designed to cater to a variety of browsing needs and habits of users. First on the list is load information, which gives prepaid users instant access to their load balance and postpaid users their unbilled charges.
With the steady rise of social networking, m.globe also allows users to get the latest updates from their Facebook and Twitter accounts via the Social Networking feature.
For updates on news and entertainment, subscribers can also pull content from various online information and entertainment sites through the News and Entertainment feature.
Aside from features that provide real-time updates, the m.globe portal also enables users to search via Google right when they need it, as well as send and receive e-mails via their web mail accounts using the E-mail feature. Users can also enjoy exclusive content such as live streaming of sporting events, movie clips and wallpapers, and the most downloaded songs, as well as recommend their favorite sites to their friends to complete a content-rich mobile surfing experience.
On top of the exciting portfolio of features, subscribers can also conveniently register to the various Globe promos from a list available on the m.globe portal without having to remember keywords and prefixes.
With the influx of Android phones in the market, the m.globe portal is also available to Android users through a neatly-designed widget which allows optimum interaction with users. Subscribers using Samsung Galaxy S II, Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc and other Android phones with OS 2.1 onwards can enjoy the m.globe widget for free.
While access to m.globe is free, subscribers can also register to mobile internet promos to enhance their surfing experience. Globe has a variety of mobile browsing plans for every user, from Prepaid PowerSurf 15 which is available at P0.25 per minute, Postpaid PowerSurf 99 which gives users 50MB of mobile data for only P99 or the surf-all-you want plan SuperSurf 999 good for a month’s use. Text SURF to 8888 to know more about the different browsing plans from Globe.
“With m.globe, we are giving our users access to their favorite sites and Web services in one easy and convenient platform. You don’t need a new or a high-end smartphone to do mobile browsing, all you need is m.globe and you’re bound to enjoy the best of mobile web in one package,” said Joanna Africa, Head for Portfolio Management of Globe. “Through m.globe, you can now search the web, share content, and keep in touch with your circle of friends all at the same time on your mobile phone, whenever and wherever.”
Be on with Globe. Start enjoying m.globe on your phone now by texting M.GLOBE to 2910 or visiting http://m.globe.com.ph on your mobile phone.
*Using myGlobe Connect as access point