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June 07, 2010

Acer Aspire One D260 w/ Android gets priced

Just saw in one brochure that the Acer Aspire One D260 is now being offered locally by the Taiwanese company. The Aspire One D260 was said to dual-boot between Android OS and Window 7 when it was first announced.

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June 06, 2010

Are you worried about privacy on Facebook?

I was recently interviewed about Facebook privacy issues for a magazine article and I thought I may have a different take on this but would like to also get the thoughts of my readers here.

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June 06, 2010

Asus ET1610PT: TouchScreen All-in-One PC

Asus has a new nettop and this time it’s a touchscreen all-in-one desktop PC. The Asus EeeTop ET1610PT might just have a 16-inch display but a touch screen nonetheless.

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June 05, 2010

Archos 5 Internet Tablet Unboxed

The local distributor of Archos in the Philippines dropped by this evening and left this pretty little Android tablet with me — it’s the Archos 5 Internet Tablet, and yes it’s finally here in the Philippines.

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June 05, 2010

Upgrading to a Solid State Drive (SSD)

Intel Philippines lent me an SSD last week after pulling out that gaming rig. So I thought I’d upgrade my laptop’s hard drive with the SSD.

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June 05, 2010

Acer Aspire One AO521 with AMD K125 CPU

And we thought Intel has completely dominated the 10-inch netbook market with the Atom processor — it looks like Acer has gotten its hand on an AMD K125 CPU running at 1.7GHz on their new Aspire One AO521.

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June 04, 2010

Sharp’s Solar Panels, Quattron & 3D Projectors

Sharp Philippines showcased a bunch of new products ranging from LED lighting, to solar panels, LCD TVs and 3D projectors.

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June 04, 2010

Ford Fiesta goes online: Grab one on Facebook

Ford Philippines gave members of the media a sneak preview of the of their new Ford Fiesta last night — and everybody went home with a brand new Ford Fiesta too.

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June 04, 2010

Nokia C1 and C2: First ever dual-SIM for Nokia

While other handset manufacturers like Samsung and LG have had their own dual-SIM phones for quite some time now, Nokia just made the announcement earlier that they’re joining the party with the Nokia C1 and Nokia C2 (and no, it’s not the bottled tea drink).

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June 03, 2010

Motorola FlipOut comes with Android 2.1

Motorola just announced a new Android phone called the FlipOut, a full qwerty phone that’s got an odd form factor and uses a Texas Instrument processor.

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June 03, 2010

Why can’t Voice and SMS be unlimited too?

We’ve been doing voice calls and sending SMS on our mobile phone for over a decade now. Recently, we’re also sending data over 3G as well. But unlike mobile internet that can be had for unlimited use, why can’t we also get the same with voice and SMS?

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June 02, 2010

Samsung NX5 is NX10 made cheaper

Samsung’s hybrid semi-compact camera, the NX10, was sort of a challenger for the micro four-thirds market but the price tag was a bit of a turn-off for a lot of people. So, they made the Samsung NX5 to address that price issue.

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June 02, 2010

YugaTech Ovi App for Nokia Phones

So here it is — the YugaTech Ovi App for Nokia phones. Now you can read the latest entries on YugaTech straight from your own Nokia phones.

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June 02, 2010

HTC Desire arrives on June 18!

Got an insider tip that the HTC Desire will be launched in the Philippines on June 18, 2010. This comes as a surprise since the HTC Legend was locally released just a month ago.

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June 01, 2010

Intel’s Canoe Lake promises Slimmer Netbooks

Intel’s current Pine Trail platform still limits most netbooks around the 1-inch range. The new Canoe Lake platform is going to try to shave that to half the usual thickness.

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June 01, 2010

LG UX10, yet another tablet

Looks like 2010 is fast becoming the year of the tablet PC. LG also showed their tablet prototype at Computex called the LG UX10.

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May 31, 2010

MSI WindPad 100 is a Windows 7 Tablet

MSI also showed their own tablet/slate PC — the WindPad 100 — a 10-inch tablet PC running Windows 7 and an Atom processor.

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May 31, 2010

Joulemeter Computes PC Power Consumption

Wonder how much power/electricity does your laptop or computer consume per hour? Microsoft has this nifty application that does just that — it’s called the Joulemeter.

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May 31, 2010

Asus Eee Pad becomes official

So Asus officially unveiled today their very own version of a tablet/slate PC, called the Eee Pad, powered by an Intel Core 2 ULV and Windows 7.

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May 31, 2010

Sony HDR-CX550 Handycam Road Test

Brought this new handycam Sony lent to me last week during our trip to Miniloc Island at El Nido. It’s the Sony HDR-CX550 that not only takes 1080 full HD videos but can also capture still images up to 12 megapixels.

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May 30, 2010

Acer Stream becomes official

Acer has made official their new Android and SnapDragon smartphone called Acer Stream. This is probably the 5th Android smartphone from Acer but the first one having a 1GHz SnapDragon processor.

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May 29, 2010

The Core i7 980X and Radeon HD 5970 Combo

So here it is, the fastest PC gaming combo one can ever hope for — Intel’s 6-core processor the Core i7 Extreme 980X @ 3.33GHz paired with an ATI Radeon HD 5970 (as provided by Intel Philippines).

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May 29, 2010

EasyCall gets NTC nod for Wireles Broadband

EasyCall announced the other day that it was able to get an NTC license to use the 15MHz of spectrum within the 3.4GHz range. This allows the company to offer wireless broadband services.

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May 28, 2010

Globe’s micro-SIM card is here!

Was just talking to Globe Telecom‘s head of corporate communications, and after showing her the iPad, she told me that Globe’s micro-SIM is already here.

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May 28, 2010

Lenovo launches IdeaPad U460 Ultraportable

Our two-day trip to Pampanga with Lenovo Philippines ended with over half a dozen new products from all-in-one PCs to laptops. Among them is the new Core i-series ultraportable, IdeaPad U460.

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