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June 13, 2010

Nokia Connection 2010 Showcase

Just arrived here at Singapore to cover the Nokia Connection 2010 which will start tomorrow. This is probably the 4th time I’ve been covering this event with Nokia (since 2007) so I kinda know what to expect and prepare for.

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June 12, 2010

On the road with the Honda Accord

Honda Phils lent me one of their Honda Accord to test out and told me I can take it out of town, we headed out to see how fast it can go on the highway and quickly drove it up north.

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June 11, 2010

Samsung B7722 ups the ante on Dual SIM

Most of the current offerings in the dual SIM market are basic entry-level phones so Samsung is challenging that with a slightly full-featured handset — the Samsung B7722.

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June 11, 2010

Ricoh GXR Interchangeable Unit Camera

Yesterday, Ricoh showed off their new (and bit different) interchangeable digital camera unit — the Ricoh GXR. The interchangeable lens unit also contains the sensor so you can basically switch sensor type/sizes anytime.

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June 11, 2010

SmartBro WiFi and Smart Tag

Looks like Smart is testing a new service under their SmartBro brand which offers WiFi service to customers. Called the SmartBro WiFi, prepaid users get a Smart Tag with username and password to access WiFi hotspots for just Php10 per 40 minutes.

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June 10, 2010

Qube Envy is cheapest 32″ HD TV?

I’m not very familiar with LCD TV prices these days but when I saw this one by Qube, I thought their 32″ 1080p Full HD LCD TV seems to be the cheapest I’ve seen for some time.

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June 10, 2010

Guesstimate: iPhone 4 Price on Globe

People have been asking me how much would the newly announced iPhone 4 will be priced once it arrives in the Philippines. There’s no exact answer to that but it doesn’t mean we can’t make a guesstimate.

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June 09, 2010

Poll: Which laptop display size do you prefer?

Been talking to several laptop manufacturers and one of the most common discussions we’ve always had is customer preference on laptop display sizes.

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June 09, 2010

New Sony Vaio P wants to be an eReader

Sony’s 2nd-generation pocket PC, the Vaio P, didn’t only come with a specs refresh but a couple of surprising features, including an extra pointing device.

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June 09, 2010

HTC Desire: In the Flesh, First Impressions

I got a hold of the HTC Desire and played with it for some time, looking for some differences between the handset and its other twin, the Nexus One.

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June 09, 2010

Sony unveils Vaio M netbook

Sony Philippines unveiled several laptops yesterday including their new entry-level netbook called the Vaio M.

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June 08, 2010

Yahoo!-Nielsen Net Index 2010

Yahoo! and Nielsen today announced results of their recent internet usage survey (Net Index 2010) which covers 22 major cities in the Philippines.

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June 08, 2010

Globe offers iPad 3G Plan 999 w/ micro-SIM

Despite the iPad not yet released by Apple in the Philippines, Globe Telecom is already offering an iPad 3G Data Plan. Together with the new micro-SIM card, get an unlimited 3G data plan for only Php999 per month.

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June 08, 2010

iPhone 4 announced!

Update: See Globe iPhone 4 Price here. Read the full iPhone 4 Review here or check out the iPhone 4 Release Coverage.

So Apple finally announced its new model of the iPhone and it’s not the iPhone 4G or the iPhone HD that’s been doing the rounds on the net. Steve calls it the iPhone 4.

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June 07, 2010

Record TV Shows with the Archos DVR Station

I also got this Archos DVR Station along with the Android tablet but didn’t opened it up until today. Hooked it up to my HDTV today and found some pretty nice features in it.

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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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