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January 05, 2009

What I want to see in 2009?

This is more like a wish list rather than a prediction for the year 2009 with specific focus on the Philippine tech landscape. Hopefully, we’d be able to see some of the items on the list become a reality before the year ends.

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January 05, 2009

Softbank makes iPhone TV Tuner in Japan

Just before the year 2008 ended, Softbank introduces a TV-tuner accessory to the iPhone in Japan — the 1-Seg TV. I’m not sure though if this device will work outside the Japanese airwaves.

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January 03, 2009

Intel Core i7 940 CPU Benchmark

After a month playing with the new Intel Core i7, here are some benchmark results I got based on comparisons between PC Marks and SuperPi 32M of 4 relatively high-end CPUs. The Core i7 940 is expected to top the results but what would be more interesting is by how much.

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January 03, 2009

Duo PNF Pen and Free: Instant Touchscreen

The Duo PNF Pen and Free kit can actually make your laptop LCD screen (or any display monitor for that matter) into a touch screen almost instantly.

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January 02, 2009

HP Firefly Laptop has 17″ and 4.3″ Screens

While this is not the first laptop to sport dual-screens, the HP Firefly looks odd with a secondary display screen of just 4.3 inches situated below the primary 17″ display.

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January 02, 2009

How to Unlock your iPhone 3G

The biggest news for 2009 so far is the YellowSn0w unlocking application for the iPhone 3G. You can now insert any SIM card into your iPhone 3G — good news for consumers, bad news for telcos.

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January 01, 2009

Magnetic Mount Lens for Mobile Phones

This one’s for all those mobile users who loves taking pictures of themselves using their camera phone — a set of lenses fit for your phone camera.

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January 01, 2009

Why the iPhone Nano doesn’t make sense?

For a couple of weeks, there’s been a growing number of blog coverage about a rumored iPhone Nano which Apple is supposed to be working on. All we’ve seen though are knock-offs from China and eager iPhone Nano accessory makers.

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December 31, 2008

Happy New Year to all!!!

Before everyone gets very busy tonight greeting everybody else and having a wonderful feast, I’d like to make a head start and wish everyone a very Happy New Year. 

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December 31, 2008

The 2008 Blog Traffic Stats

It has been a great year on YugaTech and I saw steady growth in traffic, subscribers and advertisers on the blog for the whole of 2008. Here’s hoping I’d be able to do the same if not better effort this 2009.

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December 30, 2008

iPhone Elite: What the iPhone should have been?

This is what the original iPhone should looked like if Apple decided to include a slide-out qwerty keyboard instead of just purely touchscreen. Mat Brady added and Photoshoped the refinements then emailed Steve Jobs.

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December 30, 2008

LG unveils 3G-enabled Mobile Wrist Watch

LG Electronics just unveiled in South Korea the world’s first 3G-enabled wrist watch. Yup, that’s a phone embedded in a watch with 3G for video-calling (sort of a James Bond thing).

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December 29, 2008

Top Stories on YugaTech for 2008

As the year 2008 is ending, I dug up into my Google Analytics to see which stories in tech made a lot of buzz here on YugaTech. We’re heavy on gadgets and gizmo’s so here are the top 20 gadgets and top 10 stories published here this 2008.

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December 29, 2008

DDR3 RAM price drops

When Intel launched the Core i7 procs, I asked Country Manager Ricky Banaag why the new systems only supported DDR3 RAM which is still pretty expensive. He replied that these will eventually go down. I didn’t expect it to be this soon but it looks like DDR3 RAMs are already on shelves and are going for affordable prices.

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December 28, 2008

3G vs. HSDPA: Does speed matter?

3G or HSDPA — most mobile users would not mind the difference these two have when it comes to connecting via mobile 3G internet. This is mainly because most people think 3G in the Philippines is slow anyway. I looked into this to see if the difference between 3G and HSDPA speeds really matter.

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December 27, 2008

Holiday thanks to our Sponsors

I’d like to extend another round of thanks to our sponsors this holiday season. Support YugaTech by supporting our sponsors and checking out their offerings.

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December 27, 2008

Sony Vaio Pocket Netbook

Sony has been taking it’s time to get its own netbook out in the market and at the same time, criticizing other manufacturers for a mediocre product. Well, it looks like its own Sony Vaio Pocket netbook will be put to the test now that details have been leaked.

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December 26, 2008

Canon Ixus 80: Back to Small and Handy

My very first camera was a Canon Ixus 30 I bought for Php21k over 5 years ago. Since then, I moved up to the dSLR (Canon EOS 40D) and have been a loyal Canon user. Sometimes though, I find dSLRs too bulky and heavy for casual use so I thought I’d go back to a pocket-sized point-and-shoot camera.

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December 24, 2008

Merry Christmas from YugaTech!

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December 23, 2008

Mac vs. PC, Transformers Edition

People will never ran out of Mac vs. PC spoof ideas. This one is a short video of a PC and a Mac fighting ala-Transformers style. See clip after the jump.

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December 23, 2008

Compaq Mini 700: HP Mini 1000 redesigned

HP has released a strikingly similar netbook to the HP Mini 1000 in Europe — the Compaq Mini 700. Specs are the same with subtle changes in design which includes a large Compaq logo.

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December 22, 2008

On Entrepreneur Magazine December Issue

Got a couple of text messages and emails when I was out of the country about this short feature on the Entrepreneur Magazine. I didn’t know that interview I had a couple months ago would be published in the December issue so I grabbed a copy when I got home.

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December 22, 2008

HP Mini Note 1000 sells for Php21,950

HP has not formally launched the new Mini Note 1000 but Villman & PC Corner has already listed the netbook on their site with a suggested retail price of Php21,950.

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December 21, 2008

Cyberzone opens at Mall of Asia

Those who are usually looking for some gadget hunting in Cyberzone at SM Megamall but find it very far to visit will be pleased to know a new one has just been opened at the Mall of Asia.

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December 20, 2008

Incheon International Airport rocks!

Last week, I wrote about them blogger-friendly airports I’ve encountered in the last couple of years. Well, I’d like to add Incheon International Airport in Seoul, South Korea on top of that list.

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