A little over three years ago, I wrote an journal entry about my then new phone. It was I think Globe’s first Android offering, a Samsung Galaxy Spica. It originally ran on Android 1.5 and I loved it so much.
Of course, times change. I needed a new phone and I wanted one with a lot of bells and whistles. Good thing I follow Globe’s Twitter account, @talk2Globe. They announced that the Samsung Galaxy S4 will be available soon and that people interested in getting one could sign up for it.
A few days later, I got a call from Globe asking if I am interested in getting an S4. They gave me details and I said yes. Days after the call, I receive an email inviting me to their launch. I’ll also be getting my new phone there. Yay!
The launch was held at the NBC Tent in Bonifacio Global City. Globe ensured that their subscribers and soon-to-be subscribers will be served as swiftly as possible — they had A LOT of staff on site. Also, they were generous enough to provide those who’d be availing the S4 with food and entertainment while waiting for turn. Continue reading »