SMC had noted a larger-than-expected spike in applications, particularly from non-regular users hoping to beat the deadline.
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has warned that any delay in the implementation of contactless toll payment scheme would only make motorists and personnel manning the toll plazas vulnerable to the Covid-19.
SWEEP, short for Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program, is an industry-academe linkage program with a network of 36 colleges and universities all over the country that offer ECE and IT courses.
Two travel-oriented 5G-ready and IoT solutions rose as victors at the 15th SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards which was spearheaded by Smart Communications to encourage college students in their pursuit of wireless application development.
This Cebuano, who is now a teacher at the University of San Carlos, created with his team a mobile-based tutoring system that won in last year’s SWEEP Awards, enabling him to go to China for a tech bootcamp.
Two universities from Cebu bested schools from all over the Philippines, garnering top honors at the 14th Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program (SWEEP) Innovation and Excellence Awards.