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March 08, 2012

New Apple iPad unveiled with Retina Display

Apple has finally launched its 3rd-generation iOS tablet, dousing all speculations that have been going around the internet for months. Today, Apple announces the new 3rd-gen iPad.

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March 07, 2012

Noontec Cube A9 turns your TV to an Android Smart TV

We’ve seen the likes of Sony, LG and Samsung promoting expensive Smart TVs since last year. But current prices of majority of Smart TVs in the market are over Php50k, even going as high as Php300k in larger models. A cheaper alternative if you already own a TV is to get a set top box running Android to hook up to your HDTV.

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March 06, 2012

Olympus OM-D E-M5 in the flesh, sample photos!

We got a pre-production unit of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 this morning and have been testing it all day with much gusto. Check out our live photos and sample shots taken with the camera after the jump.

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March 06, 2012

Nokia PureView coming to future Lumia handsets

When the Nokia 808 PureView was unveiled, people were impressed with its massive 41 megapixel camera, but it was a “What the hell?” moment after realizing it is running Symbian instead of Windows Phone 7.

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March 06, 2012

Giveaway: YugaTech-BenQ Avatar Contest

Had lunch with the folks from BenQ Taiwan several weeks ago and they committed to sponsor a giveaway. So we’re doing a simple contest today and sending out two (2) BenQ LED monitors. Check out the mechanics below on how to join.

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March 06, 2012

iPad HD: I got a feeling it’ll disappoint a lot of people

By March 7, Apple will announce its new iPad tablet. CNET and VentureBeat both report it will be called iPad HD instead of the iPad 3. Everyone is still speculating on the hardware specification but the likely upgrades include a full HD resolution and a faster chip.

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March 06, 2012

Nokia 808 PureView vs. HTC One X: Photo Quality

The photo quality of the new smartphones that were announced recently were just amazing that they rival even the top point-and-shoot phones and even entry-level dSLRs. Of note are the cameras from the Nokia 808 PureView and the HTC One X.

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March 05, 2012

iPad 3 Design Concept: Makes you wanna buy 2!

Just saw this video last week of an iPad 3 concept where you can actually pair two iPad3’s to extend the real estate screen of the tablet. Pretty cool features we can only dream is possible on the iPad.

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March 05, 2012

iMirror Play: Wireless iPod/iPhone Mirror to your TV

If you have a large HDTV at home and want to stream content off of your iPhone or iPod Touch, you can just get one of those AV cables or hook it up via a dock that connects to the external display. Or, you can do it wirelessly with the iMirror Play.

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March 04, 2012

Asus Transformer Prime TF201 Review

Asus is probably the first manufacturer to out a quad-core tablet and also the first one to set the tone on netbook-cum-tablet form factor. Check out our full review of the Asus Transformer Prime TF201 after the jump.

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March 03, 2012

Samsung N100s with N2100 single-core Atom CPU

The first time I’ve seen the Samsung N100 series netbook was with their Meego line-up back in September last year and it was priced very affordably at under Php12k. Intel also has a new single-core Atom Cedar Trail processor that’s being used for really low-cost netbooks and Samsung has one out in stores.

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March 02, 2012

Canon 5D Mark III becomes official

Just finished a meeting with a rep from Canon Philippines when the Canon 5D Mark III was mentioned for embargo. I asked if I could get the press release but it turns out details are already out.

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March 02, 2012

Digital Commerce Association of the Philippines

We’ve started the talks since early last year and have recently founded a new group or association of digital commerce players in the Philippines. This new non-profit, non-stock organization is formally called the DCOM (or Digital Commerce Association of the Philippines).

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March 01, 2012

Poll: Your favorite quad-core smartphone of MWC?

The Mobile World Congress is winding down and most of the new Android smartphones we’ve seen that were announced in Barcelona sported a quad-core processor and ICS. That combination will practically set the tone of new flagship handsets in 2012.

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March 01, 2012

Globe implements Load Watch for Prepaid Subs

This was shared to us by the folks from Globe Telecom last February 14 but I completely forgot about it. I only remembered it again when I used the prepaid SIM card they gave me to test on the HTC Titan.

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March 01, 2012

This week in YugaDeals: Amazon Kindle Fire

We’re testing something new/different over at YugaDeals and see if it pans out. And since I have been making personal orders directly from the US for a couple of years now, I thought we’d try it out and do it on an experimental basis on YugaDeals for the Amazon Kindle Fire.

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February 29, 2012

Download Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Microsoft has just released the Windows 8 Consumer Preview for the public to download and test out. The ISO files are about 2.5GB in size for the 32-bit and 3.3GB for the 64-bit.

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February 29, 2012

ZTE Era wants to be thinnest quad-core ICS at 7.8mm

Chinese manufacturer ZTE has also announced their own flagship Android ICS smartphone, the ZTE Era, and it packs a quad-core NVidia Tegra 3 chip in a super slim 7.8mm frame.

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February 29, 2012

Samsung outs Galaxy S WiFi 4.2

Samsung is not done yet with the Galaxy S WiFi 5.0 mini-tablet or media player so they’ve added an even smaller one — the Galaxy S WiFi 4.2 which, as you might have guessed it, measures 4.2 inches.

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February 29, 2012

iPad 3 announcement on March 7

Apple has sent out invites for a March 7 announcement and by the looks of it, the most likely product is the next-generation iPad (we still don’t know yet if it’s going to be called iPad HD, iPad 3, iPad 2HD or 2S).

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February 28, 2012

Asus Transformer Pad Infinity, Pad 300 announced

Asus has also announced a new series of Transformer Pad to their Android ICS stable of tablets — the Transformer Pad Infinity and the Transformer Pad 300. This makes the Transformer Prime a mid-range tablet if you consider the two new ones.

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February 28, 2012

Panasonic Eluga Power unveiled at MWC

Panasonic wants a share of the buzz at the Mobile World Congress with the announcement of their new flagship phone, the Eluga Power.

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February 28, 2012

Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD breaks tablet records

Huawei has once again surprised us with a powerful tablet that’s packed with all the Android goodness — a quad-core, full HD tablet called the Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD (FHD means full HD).

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February 28, 2012

Nokia Lumia 610: Windows Phone 7 for cheap?

The Nokia Lumia 610 was finally unveiled at the MWC Nokia press event and is positioned to redefine what is “entry-level” for a Windows Phone.

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February 27, 2012

Asus Padfone officially announced!

Asus’ re-entry to the smartphone market (after a failed partnership with Garmin) is highlighted by their flagship Android handset called the Asus Padfone, an ICS smartphone that transforms into a tablet.

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