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March 03, 2015

February Gadget Reviews Roundup 2015

Another month has passed and that means a new roundup of gadget reviews which includes the Cherry Mobile Cosmos One Plus, MyPhone Uno, MSI GS70 2QE Stealth Gaming Notebook, and the HTC Desire Eye to name a few. So before you start enjoying the summer season, take a look at our Gadget Reviews Roundup for February 2015.

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March 03, 2015

Top Ten Stories in YugaTech: February 2015

We take you back to the news and original articles that we ran last month. Here are our top tech stories in February 2015.

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February 26, 2015

Ten Top-Selling Smartphones at Lazada Philippines

I’m sure you’re very familiar with Lazada by now and might have bought a few products from them. Some of their strong product offerings include smartphones from the likes of ASUS, Kata, Cherry Mobile, even Apple. That being said we’ve compiled ten of the top-selling smartphones at Lazada Philippines. Check out this list and find out if your device made it on the list.
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February 26, 2015

Ten Top-selling Tablets at Lazada Philippines

Still not decided on what tablet to purchase? If you are, then you might want to check this out. Along with the list of smartphones and Cherry Mobile devices, Lazada Philippines also managed to provide us with a list of their ten top-selling tablets.

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February 26, 2015

5 Top Selling Cherry Mobile Phones at Lazada Philippines

We’ve got our hands on Lazada’s database showing its top-selling gadgets, and for this article we’ll show you which handsets (among Cherry Mobile‘s vast lineup of smartphones) got the most orders. Here are 5 best-selling Cherry Mobile phones at Lazada Philippines. Continue Reading

February 21, 2015

Five Cloud Services with the Biggest Free Storage Space

Cloud services are a godsend for those who lack space and need the flexibility to transfer their files around. We share your pain of finding a good service that can store lots of your files online, so here are five of those that offer the biggest free storage upon signing up.

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February 21, 2015

Five Android Lock Screen Replacements You Must Try

Bored with your stagnant stock lock? If you’re not satisfied with customizing only your Android home screen, maybe it’s time to take it a notch higher and customize your lock screen with these five apps.

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February 20, 2015

Five Earphones with Built-in Microphones under Php1K

Nothing beats a great audio accessory that you can use to receive your calls hands-free. From the awesome earphones priced under 500 pesos, we now take you to our list of the best bang-for-the-buck earphones with microphones attached and priced below Php1000.

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February 19, 2015

Five Earphones under Php500

For the music-loving people, an audio accessory is a must-have. Who wouldn’t want affordable, decently-sounding earphones? We round up five of the best ones we’ve seen and used, and are priced below half a grand.

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February 16, 2015

The Unauthorized Guide on How Not To Take A Selfie

The Philippines has had Makati City and Pasig City called the “selfie capital of the world”, and with the current generation being so engrossed with selfies as well, we thought about creating a “How Not Toguide on taking selfies. Continue Reading

February 13, 2015

7 nice tricks you can use on the Huawei Mate 7

Huawei released the Ascend Mate 7 a couple of months ago. The handset is the best and most powerful smartphone the Chinese company has ever released. It also came with a lot of nice tricks and features.

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February 13, 2015

Valentine’s Day gifts for techies under Php1,000

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I’m sure some of you have made special plans for that day which includes gifts. However, not everyone will go for the usual flowers, stuffed toys, and chocolates as some might prefer tech-oriented gifts that can be used everyday. So if you’re aiming for this and have limited budget, here are Valentine’s Day gifts for techies under Php1,000.

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February 11, 2015

Top 5 Media Player Apps for Android

Stock media players suck. That’s why when you setup your Android device for the first time, one of the first apps you download from the Play Store is a good media player. There are lots of good media players out there but if you try want what we think are the best then read our Top 5 Media Player Apps for Android smartphones and tablets. Continue Reading

February 10, 2015

Seven Must-Have SmartPhone Accesories

If you love your smartphone, why not purchase some accessories to complement it? We take a look at some of the must-have smartphone peripherals you should buy for your devices.

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February 09, 2015

Five Best Apps to Use to Find the Best Places to Dine

It’s the season of hearts once again, and we’re only a few days away from Valentine’s! Have you found some good places where you can spend some good time with your loved one? Here are some of the best apps that you can use to snag that great dining for your special date.

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February 08, 2015

Five Best Apps to Use to Find the Best Places to Stay

Along with a good restaurant to dine in, have you found a good place to stay the night? As part of our series leading up to the day where love is in the air, we round up the best mobile apps you can use to book that place on a great deal on Valentine’s Day.

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February 07, 2015

What causes Android smartphone lag? (and how to fix them)

Lags are some of the common and perennial issues plaguing Android devices. Those occasional slow performances, app freezes, and delays in touch responsiveness exhibited by your device do decrease overall productivity. We take a look at five of the reasons why it does, and give your our own take on solutions to solve them.

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February 06, 2015

A Crash Course to RAID Configurations

Back in the days when disk drives were slow and bulky and owning a high-speed and high-capacity drive would require an arm and leg (sometimes even a kidney), some people resorted to setting up multiple drives in RAID configuration. If you don’t know what RAID is or you just want to have better understanding of the various types of commonly-used RAID setups, then this post is for you.

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February 05, 2015

Optical vs Laser Mouse: Which Do You Need?

Gone are the days when we use a mouse with a physical ball under it. For the young readers here, you may even raise an eyebrow in confusion as to what I was referring to. This is because when you’re out to buy a peripheral mouse nowadays you’d only have to choose between an optical or a laser one. But for those who couldn’t seem to fully grasp how these two differ, check out our quick guide on whether an optical or laser mouse should be the right tool for you. Continue Reading

February 04, 2015

In-Depth Guide on Buying a Pre-loved Smartphone

Not all of us have sufficient moolah to buy a brand new smartphone. As such, some of us resort to buying used or, as some sellers would love to call it, pre-loved handsets either from an acquaintance or from one of the gazillion sellers on various online buy-and-sell platforms. If it’s really inevitable to go down this road, here are some tips that may be useful on your next second-hand smartphone purchase.
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February 04, 2015

January Gadget Reviews Roundup 2015

With January out of the way, it’s time to look back at the gadgets we reviewed last month. This includes the Lenovo Vibe X2, Cherry Mobile Cosmos One Plus, Huawei Honor 6, and LG G3 Beat. Read our Gadget Reviews Roundup for January 2015 below.

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February 03, 2015

Battery 101: Intro to Li-Ion and Li-Poly

Batteries come in all sizes. Some are small and sleek, while a few others are big and bulky. You’ve probably noticed that they also differ in composition: There are those that are built with Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) and those with Lithium Polymer (Li-Poly). We take a look at the difference between these two rechargeable batteries and how they affect construction of devices.

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February 03, 2015

Mobile Phone Codes You Did Not Know Existed

Did you know there are a lot of hidden codes you can dial to check and diagnose your mobile phone? Here’s a list of phone codes you can try.

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February 01, 2015

Windows PC Keyboard Shortcuts You Need to Memorize

Most PC users would know what Ctrl+C or Ctrl+V but there’s actually way more shortcuts you might actually come in handy sometime. Here’s a whole bunch of them and do let us know which ones and how many you actually memorize and use.

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January 30, 2015

Top Smartphones Rocking the Snapdragon 805 CPU

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon series of mobile chips are known for their prowess and stability. They recently introduced the Snapdragon 810 processor that aims to accomplish an array of tasks, but have only graced a select number of devices so far. So for now, we take a look at some of the best smartphones out in the market with the company’s next best thing running at the core — the Snapdragon 805 CPU. Continue Reading