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August 14, 2011

Nokia X7 Review

The Nokia X7 first showed up in the Transformers 3 Movie to intrigue the public and it looks like it’s kinda working well for them. Read our full review of the Nokia X7 below.

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August 14, 2011

Firefox 6 out ahead of schedule

Wasn’t it like a couple of months ago that Firefox 5 was released? Now, Firefox 6 is already here and ready to download. That’s pretty damn fast.

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August 13, 2011

The Hunt for a Globe HSPA+ Cell Site

After getting that list of Globe HSPA+ sites within Metro Manila, I took the task of finding out one and do some tests of my own.

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August 13, 2011

Desktop PC vs. Laptop Power Consumption

I remember there was a time when the electric bill in my pad went over Php14k, almost double the usual amount I pay on regular months. We use a lot of electrical devices, including 2 desktop PCs and a number of laptops so I thought of doing a simple experiment.

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August 12, 2011

Poll: What’s the most expensive gadget you ever bought?

Noticed that there are two kinds of gadget buyers — one that frequently buys stuff but on a small scale and the ones who seldom buys one but spends top dollar on an item.

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August 12, 2011

HTC buys Beats by Dr. Dre, plus a little bit of cool

HTC has announced today that is has invested into Beats by Dr. Dre, the company that makes headphones and loudspeakers.

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August 12, 2011

Google+ Games is coming, you playing?

Google is set to roll out the inevitable — Google+ Games. The added feature on Google+ is still on limited access only so a few users have it activated in their accounts.

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August 12, 2011

Announced: Cherry Mobile Cosmo Winner

Thanks to all those who joined in our recent Cherry Mobile Cosmo give-away and we got over 600+ entries on that one.

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August 11, 2011

1TB Laptop HDD from Western Digital is here!

Had lunch with reps for Western Digital Philippines today and they gave me this laptop HDD to check out and was surprised to see that it’s the new 1TB 2.5″ Scorpion Blue (the largest capacity available).

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August 11, 2011

YugaTech is a finalist in the Tatt Awards

We got word the other night that this blogger is a finalist in the Tatt Awards and online voting has just started yesterday.

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August 11, 2011

Asus X101 lands this October for Php9,995

Just got a tip from a reliable source that the super-thin Asus Eee PC X101 will be released in the Philippines this October with an estimated retail price of Php9,995.

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August 11, 2011

Smart Bro Rocket Speed Tests (Metro Manila)

We’ve been doing a lot of speed tests in a number of areas around Metro Manila using the Smart Bro Rocket Plug-It and I’d like to share the results we got in the last 3 days.

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August 11, 2011

YugaDeals: 7″ ZTE V9 3G Android 2.2 Tablet

This is the first Android tablet we’ve put up on YugaDeals (as per request from several of our readers) — a 7-inch ZTE V9 3G tablet running on Android 2.2 Froyo.

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August 10, 2011

HTC Evo 3D in the flesh, going to Smart

Since Smart and HTC started an exclusive handset deal last month, all Android phones coming that will be released in the Philippines will find its way first thru Smart’s corridors. The same is true with the upcoming HTC Evo 3D.

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August 10, 2011

New PLDT TelPad comes with Huawei Ideos S7 Slim

At the media launch of Jump this morning, I noticed the PLDT TelPad being displayed in one of the stands looked very different from the one we saw months ago during its public launch.

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August 10, 2011

Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray in the flesh!

At the PLDT-Smart Jump Center this morning, we saw a couple of upcoming smartphones on display; among them is the Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray.

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August 10, 2011

PLDT-Smart opens “Jump” Experience Center

PLDT and Smart today launched their first-ever “Jump” Experience Center — a museum-like venue that showcases all of the latest trends in gadgets and technologies — at the CyberZone, Mega Mall.

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August 10, 2011

Smart, Globe offers Facebook for All Java App

In order to increase their mobile internet subscriber-base, Smart and Globe both released a Java-based App so that even cheaper (mostly Symbian S40) phones can now access Facebook conveniently.

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August 09, 2011

Leaked Acer Aspire 3951 to take on the Macbook Air

If this leaked images of the upcoming Acer Aspire 3951 is any indication, then the Macbook Air has yet another competitor in the high-end (they refer to it as ultrabook) segment.

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August 09, 2011

You can now find us over at GMANews.tv

Last month, I had a quick chat with GMANews.tv EIC Howie Severino (after guesting on News to Go here) and we discussed about some sort of collaboration between their news site and YugaTech. We ended up with a limited syndication agreement which is now in effect.

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August 09, 2011

What is Globe’s Magic IP and why is it free?

Been getting a lot of comments from readers regarding this certain Magic IP from Globe which allegedly allows users to be able to still surf the net even with zero load. So I sent out a message to @talk2globe if they knew anything about it.

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August 09, 2011

Apple releases Lion Recovery Disk Assistant

In my recent review of the 2011 Macbook Air, I noticed that Apple no longer included a recovery disk (no CD or USB drive) in the box, since it’s already built into the Mac OS X Lion. Still, it would have been nice to have the same feature found on an external drive.

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August 08, 2011

List of Globe HSPA+ 4G Sites in Metro Manila

List of Globe HSPA+ 4G Sites in Metro Manila

Check out some speed tests taken with Huawei E353 on Globe HSPA+ cell site here.
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August 08, 2011

Huawei launches the E353 HiLink HSPA+ modem

When I first saw the Huawei E353 HSPA+ USB dongle a couple of weeks ago, I immediately asked our contacts close to the company if there are available open-line units of this model and was told it was directly imported from China by the telcos.

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August 08, 2011

Energizer Portable Power Kit with XP1000

Since the first time I discovered these Energizer portable battery chargers, been using them always for most of my mobile devices. This latest one, while it doesn’t not pack as much juice as the previous one’s I’ve tested, is more of a complementary set.

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