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February 18, 2011

Don’t you wish you can just delete your Inbox?

For a couple of years now, I normally receive over a hundred of emails every day. That does not include the questions and messages I get thru Twitter and Facebook.

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February 17, 2011

MSI WindPad W100 in the flesh!

So we got our hands on the new MSI WindPad W100, one of the very few Windows 7 based tablets. With traditional tablets of this kind, expect a combo of an Intel chip and Win7 to cater to a specific market or niche.

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February 16, 2011

LG Optimus Pad vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Of the many number of tablets that has been announced this week, the most likely units that will eventually arrive in the Philippines are the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 (SGT P7100) and the LG Optimus Pad.

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February 16, 2011

7″ HTC Flyer tablet announced

HTC has finally announced their very own Android tablet and the rumored name HTC Flyer was right all along. The 7-inch tablet comes with only Android 2.4 (not the version 3.0 intended for tablets).

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February 15, 2011

LG Optimus 3D gets unveiled

LG already has two flagship Android smartphones ready for release (LG Optimus Black & LG Optimus 2X) but that did not stop them to make an industry first — a smartphone that can capture 3D videos with the LG Optimus 3D.

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February 14, 2011

Samsung i9100 Galaxy S II announced

Samsung’s Galaxy S’s big brother, the Galaxy S2 (i9100), has been unveiled with a much better display and hardware specs. Update: see our full review of the Samsung Galaxy S2 here.

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February 14, 2011

Sony-Ericsson outs Xperia Play, Pro & Neo

Sony-Ericsson announced three new handsets in its Xperia line-up which includes the Xperia Neo, Xperia Pro and the gaming phone, Xperia Play.

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February 14, 2011

What’s the cost of a true guaranteed speed?

So people are asking for a minimum guaranteed speed. How about a true guaranteed speed? It’s when you subscribed to a 1Mbps line and you constantly get 1Mbps speeds anytime, all the time.

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February 12, 2011

Why Nokia chose WP7 over Android?

While some people are excited about the adoption of Windows Phone 7 into the Nokia family, others are also disappointed why Android wasn’t picked by the Finnish company.

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February 12, 2011

Nokia & Microsoft Partnership announced!

So it’s confirmed — Nokia has partnered with Microsoft to offer Windows Phone platform on Nokia hardware. See full details of the press release below.

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February 11, 2011

HP TouchPad is a webOS tablet

Aside from the two webOS smartphones that HP announced yesterday, they’ve also finally worked out a 9.7″ webOS tablet called HP TouchPad.

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February 11, 2011

Bucket Pricing for Broadband gets a new twist

So, we had a talk with another telco/ISP the other night and they asked us for feedback about a proposal to offer bucket pricing on top of their existing unlimited plans. As I previously wrote here, I’m open to having more options for broadband consumers.

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February 10, 2011

HP Pre 3, Veer unveiled with webOS

HP’s acquisition of Palm has finally making some progress with the computer giant today announcing the new HP Veer and the HP Pre 3.

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February 10, 2011

MSI WindPad W100 lands, priced

First shown back in May 2010, MSI’s Windows 7 powered tablet — the WindPad W100 — has now landed in the Philippines. Got the note from MSI reps yesterday and am expecting a review unit tomorrow.

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February 09, 2011

Is Nokia going Android or Windows Phone 7?

If the recently leaked memo of Nokia CEO Stephen Elop shows some tell-tale signs of platform shifts for Nokia, they might just jump and take on other mobile OSes. The two most likely targets are Windows Phone 7 and Android.

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February 08, 2011

Make HTCSense work on all handsets, please?

So I lost my HTC HD7 last night at a restaurant. I’m a forgetful person and have lost a lot of gadgets thru the years but this one I didn’t want to just let go.

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February 08, 2011

Speck SeeThru Satin for Macbook Air 11″

Been looking for a protective case for the 11.6″ Macbook Air for months and finally found one yesterday — a Speck SeeThru Satin. Don’t know why it took them this long to make one.

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February 07, 2011

Canon EOS 600D / T3i announced!

Canon’s new EOS line-up has just been announced – the Canon EOS 600D with an 18-megapixel sensor, full HD 1080p video recording and a built-in wireless flash control (finally!).

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February 07, 2011

AOL buys Huffington Post for $315 million

This is the second blog network that AOL has bought in the last 6 months. They got the TechCrunch network back in September and now it’s the Huffington Post with a reported $315 million in cash.

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February 07, 2011

Asus O!Play Mini Compact Player

Announced back in December, the Asus O!Play Mini is a smaller and more portable media player from Asus (one of four O!Play devices made by Asus).

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February 06, 2011

WD-YugaTech Dress Up Your PC Winner

This is our 3rd give-away for our Western Digital Hard Drive Contest and unlike the previous contests, I found it a little hard to pick the winner since there were so many creative entries.

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February 05, 2011

Samsung Galaxy Ace, Fit & Mini out & priced

Samsung Philippines has just announced new models of the Samsung Galaxy Family — the Galaxy Ace, Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Mini.

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February 05, 2011

Greenpois0n Jailbreak for iOS 4.2.1 out

It’s really bound to happen for every new version of iOS 4.2.1 and the Chronic Dev team is the first one to release it (albeit with some limitations).

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February 04, 2011

Globe PowerSurf15: Php15 for 60 minutes

Globe has also introduced a new per minute bucket pricing for their mobile 3G called PowerSurf (as opposed to the unlimited SuperSurf). Rate starts at Php15 per 60 minutes (1 hour) but goes down to Php10 per hour for larger buckets.

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February 04, 2011

Update: Smart’s per Minute Rate for Mobile 3G

So I got an email from one of the engineers (Technical Services Division) of Smart wanting to clarify/correct my previous entry regarding the Php1 per minute rates Smart is offering.

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