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November 28, 2009

Fake Nokia E72 has Dual-SIM

We saw this Nokia E72 China Phone yesterday being sold at Makati Cinema Square for just Php4,000 but my cousin was able to get it down to just Php3,650 with two free SIM cards for the dual-SIM slot.

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November 27, 2009

iPhone 3GS Supreme is Most Expensive

With a hefty price tag of $3.2 million US dollars, this custom made iPhone 3GS Supreme took the crown as the world’s most expensive mobile phone.

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November 27, 2009

HP Mini 311 Review

The HP Mini 311 is Hewlett-Packards’ latest and largest iteration of the Atom-powered netbook. At the same time, this is the only netbook in the local market today that sports an NVidia ION LE chipset. See our full review below.

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November 26, 2009

YugaTech iPhone App

Been pretty excited about this for the past several weeks and it’s now been approved by the Apple iTunes Store. Introducing the YugaTech App for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

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November 25, 2009

YugaTech IT Job Search

It’s finally here — a dedicated job search for the IT people. YugaTech and JobStreet have been closely working on this project for some time now and I’m glad to announce our IT Jobs Section.

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November 25, 2009

Sony Vaio W in Hot Pink

Some products are highly sought after not for their performance or value for money but for their uniqueness and style. That’s why people line up at Havaianas to pick up the latest, trendiest and very expensive footwear despite the fact that a pair Spartans offer the same comfort at a much lower price.

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November 24, 2009

Acer Ferrari One 200 spotted and priced

Saw this ultraportable Ferrari-inspired notebook by Acer the other day so I came back and took some photos/videos as well as the specs and price. See more details of the Acer Ferrari One 200 below.

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November 24, 2009

What’s on your Christmas Gadget Wish List?

Christmas is fast approaching and for many people, this is the month when you can justify the purchase for an item you’ve always wanted to buy. While we’re preparing our list of gadget giveaways here at YugaTech (watch out for it!) this December, do share with us your gadget wishlist for the holidays.

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November 23, 2009

Xtreamer Media Player & Streamer

We got our hands on another networked media player — the Xtreamer Media Player and Streamer, a small and portable media player.

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November 22, 2009

Dell Inspiron 11z goes thin and light

Dell’s candidate for the thin and light CULV category is the 11.6″ Inspiron 11z, now available in stores (VillMan Computers) for a suggested retail price of Php35,988.

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November 22, 2009

Nokia N97 Mini out and priced

Took some time for the little brother of the Nokia N97 to come out of stores (predictions came as early as September) but the Nokia N97 Mini is out in stores now.

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November 22, 2009

MyUSMailBox: Shipping to the Philippines

MyUSMailBox: Shipping to the Philippines

If you’re looking to do some online shopping in stores like Amazon, Zappos, and Best Buy but do not know how to get those items to your address in the Philippines, then check out MyUSMailBox.

  • What does My US Mail Box offer?
  • My US Mail Box offers you an United States postal address. This is where you ship the items you bought. When MyUSMailBox receives them there, they will forward the shipment to the Philippines and deliver it to your home.

  • How much will I be paying for the shipment?
  • Shipment fees will depend on the size and weight of the items.

    Can you give me an idea how much it will cost?

    The Amazon Kindle costs about $50 additional and the Microsoft Zune HD costs under Php900 for the shipping. This is based on experience with previous shipments.

  • How about Customs tax?
  • Customs will have their own computation for import taxes. This will be relayed to you by MyUSMailBox when shipments arrive. However, for items with value of under $500, this can be waived.

  • How long does it take to arrive to my address?
  • Around 10 to 12 days from the time the items arrive in your US postal address.

  • How does My US Mail Box make money from this?
  • Thru membership — MyUSmailBox offers this service thru annual or semi-annual membership fees. Fees cost about Php600 a month for you to use their US Postal Address.

    Promo Code: Sign up for a free membership trial with MyUSMailBox. Just email sales@myusmailbox.com and mention YugaTech in your email to avail of 3 months free membership.

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    November 20, 2009

    HTC Hero in the flesh!

    We’ve finally got one — the HTC Hero, unboxed and in the flesh. Check out the photos after the jump.

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    November 20, 2009

    11.6″ Acer Timeline 1810TZ unboxed!

    So here it is, fresh from its flight from Hong Kong last night — the 11.6″ Acer Timeline 1810TZ. It’s got the same design and form factor as the slower Acer Aspire One AO751 but is powered by an Intel Pentium Dual Core SU4100.

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    November 20, 2009

    HP Mini by Studio Tord Boontje

    Last April, HP introduced the Vivienne Tam Special Edition of their HP Mini 110 series. Last night, they showcased the new Studio Tord Boontje edition.

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    November 19, 2009

    Toshiba outs Portege T110, T130 Ultraportables

    Toshiba introduced their own version of ultraportable notebooks powered by Intel CULV processors and boasting of battery life of up to 11 hours — the 11.6-inch Toshiba Portege T110 and 13.3-inch Portege T130.

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    November 19, 2009

    JBL MX100: iPod Dock and CD Player System

    This has been in the box for about a week now and I’ve only gotten the chance to do the un-boxing today (lots of other stuff in the line to unbox around here). First up is this JBL MX100 which is a stereo system with an iPod Dock and a CD player in tow. See our unboxing photos after the jump.

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    November 18, 2009

    Sony Cybershot DSC-T900

    Sony lent me a couple of gears last week for my trip to Misibis Bay. Hoping that we could do some water-related activities, I picked the Sony Cybershot DSC-T900 with Marine Pack.

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    November 17, 2009

    Sun Double Unlimited will do it for Php249

    While Smart and Globe are both offering Php499 a month for unlimited calls on mobile and landline within their own network, Sun Cellular Double Unlimited is also offering similar to its subscribers for half that price — at Php249.

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    November 17, 2009

    Liberty Telecoms doing free WiMax trials?

    A tip from a reader shares that Liberty Telecoms is gearing up to be introduced commercially this November providing WiMax connectivity to cities of Mandaluyong, San Juan, Makati and Quezon City.

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    November 16, 2009

    Nokia X3 gets Priced Ahead of Local Launch

    The new Nokia X3 has been spotted on a local distributor’s site ahead of the official launching in the Philippines. The listed retail price — Php8,990.

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    November 16, 2009

    MSI Wind12 U210 Review

    MSI’s 12 inch Wind12 U210 netbook is the very first one in its category to sport a AMD Athlon Neo processor. Check out our review below and see how it fares in the Atom-dominated world of netbooks.

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    November 15, 2009

    Manny Pacquiao knocks out PLDT WatchPad

    My brother kept on begging me for a week to set up PLDT WatchPad on the laptop so we can hook it up on the LCD TV for the Manny Pacquiao vs. Miguel Cotto fight today.

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    November 15, 2009

    Driving a Rhino ATV at Cagraray Island

    This is the second year that I’ve been invited to join HP and Intel on their annual Synergy trip. This time, it’s at the Cagraray Island in Albay (we went to Bohol last year) where I got to drive around a 1,000-cc Rhino ATV.

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    November 14, 2009

    HP Mini 5101 in the flesh

    First time I saw the HP Mini 5101 was earlier this week during the Windows 7 Enterprise Launch. I only had a short video clip of it. Fortunately, I had another chance to use it again today. Check out the video and photos after the jump.

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