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July 07, 2010

Globe My Fully Loaded Plan

Had a short meeting with reps of Globe this afternoon to talk about their My Fully Loaded Plan, a new postpaid scheme that allows subscribers to choose consumable amount, up to 9 freebies and a selection of handsets.

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July 07, 2010

MSI GT660 Review

Seems like MSI has put a lot of effort with the GT660 — not just with the hardware specifications but with the design and the audio system as well. Check out the full review of the MSI GT660 after the jump and see if it’s worth the Php110,000 price tag.

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July 06, 2010

Sony Alpha NEX-5 launched!

Touted by Sony as the world’s smallest and lightest interchangeable lens camera, the Alpha NEX5 was launched today in the Philippines.

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July 06, 2010

Acer Aspire One 721 unboxed

So we finally got one of the new Aspire One running AMD’s Athlon II Neo K125. The Acer Aspire One 721 is an 11.6-inch ultraportable that sits between the AO751 and the Timeline 1801tz.

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July 05, 2010

Sun Cellular now offers BlackBerry Service

Digitel and RIM today announced that Sun Cellular is now offering BlackBerry Internet Service (BIS) with the BlackBerry Bold 9700 and BlackBerry Curve 8520 to customers in the Philippines.

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July 05, 2010

Learning Photography Lighting with Ken Go

When I was invited to attend a photography class on lighting by Ken Go, I immediately grabbed the opportunity to learn from the master himself.

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July 05, 2010

iPhone 4 vs. HTC Evo 4G

This is not one of our typical comparison between two mobile phones but a rather funny video parody of the iPhone 4 and the HTC Evo 4G created by a guy who eventually lost his job at Best Buy after uploading these on YouTube.

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July 05, 2010

Poll: Do you use Dual-SIM Phones?

The introduction of triple SIM phones this year made me wonder how far dual-SIM phones have already penetrated mobile phone market. I’d like to do a poll on that just to see how’s the handset mix look like.

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July 04, 2010

Rumored Nokia N9 Slide captured on video

Barely a month after the official launch of the Nokia N8, a rumored next-generation Nokia N9 Slide has been captured on video.

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July 04, 2010

Cherry Mobile Trident is a Triple SIM phone

Cherry Mobile has a new phone that’s capable of handling 3 SIM cards at the same time called the Trident (Q300). Yes, this is probably the first triple-SIM phone to be marketed in the Philippines — and it’s got a TV tuner too.

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July 03, 2010

YugaTech Giveaway Winners Round 3

Thanks to all those who participated in our latest contest. We got over 1,000 entries on the guessed price of the iPhone 4
and couple hundred more entries for the Twitter part.

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July 03, 2010

New breed of Intel and AMD Netbook CPUs

Lately, there have been a slew of new CPUs intended for netbooks and ultraportables. You will notice the ones from AMD and Intel are already capable of supporting DDR3 RAMs.

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July 02, 2010

BPI goes “Mobile Web”… and disappoints

BPI just announced that they’re services are now accessible via mobile phones. Though the invitation included a special movie screening of Eclipse, I attended and curious how they implemented the mobile web strategy and wanted to see it in action.

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July 02, 2010

Asus EeePC 1201PN w/ nVidia Ion 2 gets priced

Asus continues to churn out more iterations of its 12-inch Eee PC line with the 1201PN sporting an nVidia Ion 2 chip. This model has been spotted in local stores selling for about Php28,900.

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July 01, 2010

Samsung Spica vs. X10 Mini vs. HTC Legend

We did a quick comparison of the top Android smartphones of three handset manufacturers last month (Samsung, Sony-Ericsson, HTC) and I thought might as well do the same with their mid-class handsets.

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July 01, 2010

Sony-Ericsson Xperia Mini & Mini Pro Prices

Got a tip from the local PR of Sony-Ericsson Philippines that the Xperia Mini and Xperia Mini Pro will be coming out in stores this July (though no exact dates yet).

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June 30, 2010

Is this the iPhone 4 or what?

This package did not come from California but Shenzhen, China. Sent over the week-end via DHL and un-wrapped moments ago. Is this the white iPhone 4?
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June 30, 2010

Cisco Cius is an Android Tablet for Business

Not really a big surprise that Cisco came out with its own tablet PC but running it on Android seems like a good move. Called the Cisco Cius, this Android-powered tablet was specifically made as a collaboration business tablet.

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June 29, 2010

Malaysia gets 1st WiMax built-in laptops

Packet 1 Networks (P1) Malaysia, together with Intel launched the country’s first WiMax-Ready 4G laptops today.

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June 29, 2010

Globe intros Super One Unlimited Text & Call

If you’re not yet sold with paying Php499 a month for Super Duo, then how about unlimited text and calls for Php150 per month?

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June 29, 2010

Meego running on MSI Wind U160 netbook

Yesterday during the workshop, Intel showed us a netbook (an MSI Wind U160) running their new OS, Meego.

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June 29, 2010

Unlocked SmartBro, SWB selling in Malaysia

Was doing some gadget shopping at the nearby Sunway Pyramid Mall last night when I spotted several SmartBro Plug-It and Sun Wireless Broadband USB dongles being sold in one of the stalls.

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June 28, 2010

Demo: Intel Wireless Display

One of the more interesting demo showed to us this afternoon was how the Intel Wireless Display works. The demo includes a laptop hooked to a webcam and streaming to a TV wirelessly.

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June 28, 2010

Hands-on with the Intel Canoe Lake Netbook

Intel SEA invited members of the press to a media workshop here in their Malaysia office to show us some of their latest and upcoming technologies. One of them is this prototype of a super-slim netbook powered by the next-generation Atom processor (Canoe Lake).

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June 28, 2010

Canon 550D: Up close and personal

One of the latest dSLR in Canon’s line-up is the EOS 550D. It arrived in the Philippines sometime in late February and we only got the chance to get a sample unit from Canon Philippines to test last week.
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