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January 08, 2010

LG GW990 powered by Intel and Moblin

The LG GW990 is one big-ass mobile internet device powered by Intel’s Moorestown platform and the new Moblin OS. Think of a bigger iPod Touch that can connect to 3G and do 3D games plus 720p HD movies.

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January 08, 2010

Toshiba NB300 boasts 11 hours battery

Toshiba did a refresh of the NB series with the NB300/305 now sporting a 3.5G SIM slot and promising up to 11 hours of battery life on the 6-cell model.

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January 08, 2010

Dell Alienware M11x: A Gaming Netbook?

People have been asking for a netbook or an ultraportable that can play hard core or 3D games. If a small form factor and graphics power is what you want, check out the 11.6″ Alienware M11x from Dell.

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January 08, 2010

MSI’s Dual Touchscreen Netbook Prototype

MSI showed off what could only be a prototype of a dual touchscreen 10″ netbook. Though this is not the first one in its category, there’s a promise that this could become a final product later this year.

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January 08, 2010

Motorola BackFlip is another Android Phone

Motorola announced yet another Android phone, but this time, it’s a little different and not as ambitious as the Milestone. The Motorola BackFlip practically flips in reverse.

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January 07, 2010

RIM launches BlackBerry Bold 9700 in PH

RIM today announced the launching of their new BlackBerry Bold 9700 in the Philippines. Both Globe and Smart will carry the handsets and offer them to customers by end of the January.

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January 07, 2010

Samsung ST5500 Camera w/ WiFi, AMOLED

Samsung ST5500/5000 is the new WiFi-enabled camera has been unveiled at the CES today (Samsung CL80 in the US). It’s going to be the start of the point-and-shoot-and-upload category of cameras this year.

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January 07, 2010

MSI Wind12 U230 gets priced

A nice upgrade to the Wind U210 is the new MSI Wind12 U230 with the same Athlon Neo processor but on a better. The suggested retail price — Php23,994.

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January 06, 2010

New LG Chocolate BL40 unboxed, in the flesh

LG’s latest fashion phone is out and we got a a unit for review today. The new LG Chocolate BL40 truly reminds you of a nice bar of dark chocolate. Check out our unboxing photos after the jump.

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January 06, 2010

Lenovo IdeaPad U1 Smartbook

Lenovo sent us an exhaustive list yesterday of their new PC offerings in time for CES but they omitted this one which I liked the most — a hybrid tablet and touchscreen netbook in one called the IdeaPad U1.

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January 06, 2010

How to Configure Proxy IP in your browser?

Configure a Web Proxy in Internet Explorer

  • Note the IP address and the port number of that proxy server.
  • In Internet Explorer, go to the < Tools > menu.
  • Select < Internet Options >.
  • Click on the < Connections > tab.
  • Click on the < LAN Settings > button.
  • Check the box next to “Use a proxy server for your LAN”.
  • Enter the IP address of the proxy you selected in Step 1 into the “Address:” box.
  • Enter the port number of the proxy you selected in Step 1 into the “Port:” box.
  • Click the OK.

Configure a Web Proxy in Mozilla Firefox

  • Note the IP address and the port number of that proxy server.
  • In Firefox, go to the < Tools > menu.
  • Select < Options >.
  • Click the < Connection Settings > button.
  • Check < Manual Proxy Configuration >.
  • Enter the IP address of the proxy you selected in Step 1 into the “HTTP Proxy:” box.
  • Enter the port number of the proxy you selected in Step 1 into the corresponding “Port:” box.
  • Enter the IP address of the proxy you selected in Step 1 into the “SSL Proxy:” box.
  • Enter the port number of the proxy you selected in Step 1 into the corresponding “Port:” box.
  • Click the OK.

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January 06, 2010

How to order the Google Nexus One?

So Google has finally opened the curtains to their new flagship Nexus One phone powered by the latest Android 2.1 OS. The unit sells for $529 with free shipping to anywhere in the US.

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January 05, 2010

Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t is a Multi-touch Tablet

Lenovo today announced their next generation netbook, the IdeaPad S10-3t, which is actually a capacitive, multi-touch tablet PC. There are 2 models actually — the Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3 and the S10-3t.

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January 05, 2010

Skiff eReader: The Bendable One

It’s the CES once again and we’re seeing tons of new drool-worthy gizmos and gadgets. One of them is the preview of the Skiff, a bendable eReader. Check out the photos below to believe.

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January 05, 2010

Nokia N900 & HTC HD2 Prices in Gray Market

Two of the most anticipated mobile phones of 2010 are now being sold in gray markets in Metro Manila. Saw a couple of them, HTC Touch HD2 and Nokia N900, being sold at InfoMax for a pretty big wad of cash.

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January 05, 2010

Gecko EduBook netbook runs on 8 AA batteries

Nohrtec first made a $300 7-inch laptop in early 2008 which it called Gecko and follows the first EeePC form factor. Their latest attempt is the Gecko EduBook that practically runs on AA batteries.

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January 04, 2010

Lenovo outs ThinkPad X100e and Edge Series

Though the leaks have been out for a couple of days now, Lenovo has officially confirmed and announced two series of notebooks — the ThinkPad Edge series and the ThinkPad X100e.

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January 04, 2010

Neo Edge Z3265 Review

This is the very first Neo laptop I’ve reviewed here so the Edge Z3265 gave a lasting impression about the Filipino company’s future in the PC-making business. Check out the review of the Neo Edge Z3265 after the jump.

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January 03, 2010

Metalware PeeCee Mini Netbook Series

Looks like Hong Kong-based PC manufacturer, Metalware, has shipped a couple of their netbooks to the Philippines. I spotted two of their PeeCee Mini models at Octagon earler this evening.

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January 02, 2010

Blackberry Price List in the Philippines

Update: June 2011

Here are the retail prices of BlackBerry phones in the Philippines:

Blackberry Curve 8520 price: Php9,950

Blackberry Curve 3G 9300 price: Php14,200

Blackberry Bold 9780 price: Php20,000

Blackberry Torch 9800 price: Php24,000

Prices subject to change without prior notice. Prices may vary from store to store.

Update: January 2010

Blackberry Storm 9500: Php31,850 on Globe G-Flex Plan 250

Blackberry Curve 8520: Php15,800 (Php14,100 on Globe G-Flex Plan 250)

Blackberry Bold 9000: Php29,100 on Globe G-Flex Plan 250

Blackberry Bold 9700: TBA

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January 02, 2010

HP Mini 210 = Compaq Mini CQ10

Like most other multi-branded global companies, HP makes similar products for their Compaq line-up and prices them a bit cheaper. We’ve seen this done by Acer on their Gateway and eMachines brand. So it’s no surprise that the upcoming HP Mini 210 has a fraternal twin in the name of Compaq Mini CQ10.

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January 01, 2010

Acer Aspire One 532h gets more juice

Acer added another model into their Aspire One line-up and it now comes with the new Pine Trail processor claiming longer battery life. The Acer Aspire One 532h looks like the same 10-incher we’ve seen in the D250.

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December 31, 2009

Happy New Year to all YugaTech Readers!

Time flies by so far. In a few hours, it will be 2010 already. So, just before the clock strikes twelve, I’d like to greet everyone a Happy New Year!

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December 31, 2009

The 2009 YugaTech Traffic Stats Report

Exactly a year ago today, just before the year 2008 ended, I posted the blog’s traffic stats as a sort of reminder to myself and to set higher goals for 2009. In the same tradition, I’m posting my 2009 traffic stats report hours before the New Year.

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December 31, 2009

Our Biggest Tech Stories of 2009

Looking back in the last 12 months, we’ve seen quite a number of exciting developments and news that we broke here on YugaTech. Let’s do a quick run down here before the year ends.

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