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June 19, 2015

Nokia to return to the smartphone market next year

A Nokia executive has revealed that the Finnish company will return to the smartphone market in 2016. Continue Reading

June 17, 2015

600M Samsung smartphones vulnerable to keyboard hack

Chicago-based mobile security company, NowSecure, has published a report that over 600 million Samsung smartphones, including the Galaxy S6, are affected by a security flaw in a pre-installed keyboard that, if left unpatched, can allow an attacker to remotely access the phone and install malware. Continue Reading

June 16, 2015

Huawei Honor 7 launch date announced

Huawei has already posted a teaser image of its newest model in the Honor lineup. It will be launched towards the end of the month in China. Continue Reading

June 16, 2015

Razer buys Android console-maker Ouya

Razer, who is best known for its gaming accessories, has been reported to have bought Ouya — maker of the $99 Android console. Continue Reading

June 16, 2015

Microsoft announces backward compatibility for the Xbox One

During the E3 event, Microsoft announces that its Xbox One gaming console will be able to play old Xbox 360 games. The thing is, not all games will be recognized — at least for its initial launch. Continue Reading

June 16, 2015

NBA Live 16 release date announced, now with GameFaceHD

Fresh from EA’s E3 2015 press briefing, developer EA Tiburon announces that NBA Live 16 is set to arrive in a few months and will be available both on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Continue Reading

June 15, 2015

Special Edition Fallout 4 comes with a smartphone Pip-Boy

If you’ve been following the popular Fallout franchise then you’re surely familiar with the wrist-computer Pip-Boy (Personal Information Processor-Boy). Bethesda is including this unique gizmo for your smartphone when you purchase the special edition Fallout 4. Continue Reading

June 15, 2015

Novo7 Tech to sell Lenovo K3 Note this week

Novo7 Tech announces that it will carry the Lenovo K3 Note in some of its branches which comes with a special parts and service warranty. Continue Reading

June 15, 2015

Facebook will know how long you’ve been looking at a post

In an attempt to “improve” your browsing experience, Facebook announces a new way to measure what you like or don’t like to see in your news feed. This is apparently done by determining how long you look at a specific post. Continue Reading

June 15, 2015

US visas and passports temporarily halted from being issued

A technical error is reported to be temporarily preventing US visas and passports to be issued outside of America. Continue Reading

June 15, 2015

ASUS Zenpower 10,050mAh powerbank appears on Lazada

A listing over at online retailer Lazada shows ASUS Zenpower 10,050mAh powerbank which many have been looking for ever since its introduction. Continue Reading

June 15, 2015

Leica announces full-frame compact camera

German optics company Leica has released a new camera in the compact category. Called the Leica Q, it sports beefy specs like a full-frame sensor, a big opening, and a blazing fast shutter speed. Check out the full specs after the break. Continue Reading

June 14, 2015

Valve to drop DotA 2, launching DotA 2 Reborn

The highly popular DotA 2 game will soon be overhauled and replaced with a complete new one according to game developer, Valve.

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June 13, 2015

DepEd launches online anti-bullying page

The Department of Education (DepEd) Taguig-Pateros division announces the launch of the online anti-bullying Facebook page. Continue Reading

June 12, 2015

Ford officially announces new Ranger Wildtrak

As a refresher of its popular vehicle in the pickup truck segment, Ford officially announces its new Ranger Wildtrak. It is loaded with an array of safety features and a physique that aims to stand out in the crowd. Continue Reading

June 12, 2015

MSI-ECS to hold warehouse sale for Apple and Beats

This coming June 20, 2015, MSI-ECS Philippines is holding a warehouse sale for its Apple and Beats products. Up to 40% off will be slashed from their original prices. Continue Reading

June 12, 2015

Twitter removing 140-character limit from DMs

In an attempt to improve its Direct Messages feature, Twitter today announces that it will be removing its 140-character limit when sending private messages. Continue Reading

June 12, 2015

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8 (LTE) now available locally

The LTE variant of the 8-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab A can now be purchased at online retailer Villman. Continue Reading

June 11, 2015

Firefly Mobile Makes Allure 64 LTE Official

A few hours after we’ve reported that the Ulefone Be Touch will arrive locally in the form of the Firefly Mobile Allure 64 LTE, the local brand has officially announced the said smartphone on their Facebook page.

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June 11, 2015

Firefly Mobile To Bring Ulefone Be Touch to PH

A pair of pictures have been making its rounds in the internet which suggests that Firefly Mobile may be planning to bring the Ulefone Be Touch to the country under the name Firefly Mobile Allure 64 LTE with a sub-Php8k price tag.

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June 10, 2015

SJCAM Shows Off New SJ4000+, Shoots 2K Video

SJCAM has launched a new action camera called the SJ4000+. As it name implies, it’s slated to be the successor of the SJ4000 (or locally known as CD-R King Action Camcorder), one of the most popular GoPro alternative right now.

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June 10, 2015

Philippine Competition Act will open the market to new telco players

The Philippine Competition Act is finally done at the bicam level which means it’s up for signing by the President to be enacted as a law.

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June 07, 2015

MMDA launches Metro Manila earthquake preparedness website

The recent series of earthquakes has made the media and government more concerned about the potential disaster that could happen in Metro Manila. A series of disaster preparedness programs headed by the Metro Manila Development Authority in cooperation with LGUs, Dep Ed, DPWH and PhiVolcs has been running in full scale since last month.

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June 06, 2015

Epson captures top spot in Inkjet, building new plant

Epson has been a long-time leader in many printer categories, most especially with dot matrix which it has 97% market share since 2014. However, in the inkjet market, they remain to be just number 2 until last year where it finally took the top spot.

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June 04, 2015

Cherry Mobile Cosmos S2 To Hit The Shelves This Week

Cherry Mobile is slated to announce the latest addition to their Cosmos lineup the Cherry Mobile Cosmos S2 – a 5-inch smartphone that boasts Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on both the front and back panels, as well as well as support LTE connectivity on both SIM card slots.

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