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September 10, 2011

Sony PSP Vita goes on pre-order at Amazon

Those excited about the release of the PSP Vita should check out the pre-order page over at Amazon.com. The next-gen portable gaming device gets a $249.99 price tag.

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September 09, 2011

“Smart All-In Plans” offers flexible postpaid plans

Smart has just announced a revamped offering for all postpaid plans with a more flexible Smart All-In Plans.

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September 09, 2011

Poll: Is your telco really just a tweet away?

Having been a long-time subscriber on Globe and Smart for years, I was glad when they expanded their customer service to Facebook and Twitter. No more long waits and busy lines with phone calls and un-answered emails.

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September 09, 2011

Spotted: Asus Transformer 3G

If these photos of an Asus Transformer 3G is any indication, we might be seeing the 3G variant by next month. We spotted a unit being tested with a Sun SIM card earlier today.

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September 09, 2011

Asus ML Series Monitor Winner

Thanks to all those who joined in our Asus ML 229H Monitor giveaway and we now have a winner. See announcement below if you’re the creative and lucky one.

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September 09, 2011

Archos 80, 101 Gen 9 lands in October, under Php20k

Two new Honeycomb tablets from Archos are shipping to the Philippines next month. Announced back in June, the Archos 80 and Archos 101 G9 tablets feature dual-core 1.5GHz processors and up to 250GB of internal storage.

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September 08, 2011

Contest: Match that McDo@30 store!

This week, McDonalds is sponsoring a little something-something for our readers in celebration of their 30 years in the business. And if you’re a regular McDo visitor, this should be like a walk in the park.

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September 08, 2011

Samsung N100: Meego for Php11,495

Samsung also shipped their Meego-powered netbook this week, the Samsung N100. Spotted one in a Cyberzone store today at Megamall.

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September 08, 2011

ZTE MF60 HSPA+ Pocket WiFi Review

We featured this HSPA+ capable mobile hotspot from ZTE a few weeks ago and we’ve finally gotten a review unit to test. Like many other pocket WiFi (MiFi) devices before it, the ZTE MF60 is one pretty kick-ass unit. If only it were more affordable.

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September 07, 2011

A first step to Prepaid SIM Registration

Earlier this week, while talking to some executives of a local telco, I opened up the topic of prepaid SIM registration and asked why they’re not keen on implementing it on their own (without government mandate).

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September 06, 2011

Google Nexus Prime is very real; and made by Samsung

This little conversation about the Google Nexus Prime I had yesterday with a telco guy was actually made in passing. We were all talking about the iPhone 5 and the slew of tablets that was announced in IFA last week and the topic just popped up.

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September 06, 2011

MSI-ECS Warehouse Sale 2011 Pricelist

One of the most anticipated sale events that we look forward to every year is the MSI-ECS Warehouse Sale. On September 13-16, the MSI-ECS Sale will again happen at their warehouse in Libis. But before you go, check out the price list below.

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September 06, 2011

Acer Iconia A501 3G sells for Php28,900

The first batch of Acer Iconia Honeycomb tablet that came out several months ago were just WiFi-only models. This week, the 3G variant arrived in stores with a price tag of Php28,900.

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September 05, 2011

iPhone 5 is coming!

While there have been numerous speculations and rumors about Apple’s iPhone 5 for months now, it’s only today that we’re getting something more local and close to home.

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September 05, 2011

Smart Netphone 701 Review

After taking some time using the Netphone 701 under the SmartNet, I think I finally got where this is headed and how it is going to boil down. Check out our review of the Netphone 701 and the Netphone ecosystem after the jump.

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September 05, 2011

Western Union World Index Winners

Had a bit of a delay with the announcement of our 5 winners on the Western Union World Index Challenge but here they are now…

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September 04, 2011

Globe continues sale of Tattoo Tonino Lamborghini

A report from Interaksyon that Globe Telecom has pulled out the sale of the Tattoo 4G Tonino Lamborghini stick from the market prompted me to follow up on the story.

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September 04, 2011

LG Optimus 3D lands, priced at Php29,990

LG Philippines silently released the Optimus 3D in the Philippines last week and the handset is now selling in stores for Php29,990.

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September 04, 2011

Vestel announces BitTorrent TV

I thought this was bound to happen — Bittorent Inc and Vestel has announced a new TV that can directly download Bittorent files into the set. Obviously, it should be named Bittorent TV.

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September 04, 2011

8GB Toshiba FlashAir goes WiFi

Toshiba has just announced a tiny little 8GB SDHC card that actually runs its own wireless hotspot — the Toshiba FlashAir.

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September 03, 2011

Asus EeePC X101H now selling at Php10,995

According to Asus Philippines, the Meego-powered Eee PC X101H is now available in the Philippines and selling in stores for only Php10,995.

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September 03, 2011

Cooler Master Storm: Spawn Gaming Mouse

The local distributor of Cooler Master sent me a couple of their PC accessories a week ago, including one of the CM Storm gaming mouse.

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September 03, 2011

Acer Aspire S3 is a 13mm thin Ultrabook

Acer has finally introduced its Macbook Air counterpart with the Acer Aspire S3 ultrabook — a 1.3cm super-thin laptop.

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September 02, 2011

Sony Tablet S and Tablet P debuts in IFA

So many tablets have been unveiled this week in IFA Germany including the ones from Sony, the Tablet S and Tablet P.

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September 02, 2011

4.7″ HTC Titan on Windows Phone 7 Mango

HTC has announced two new WP7 handsets today, a 3.8-inch HTC Radar and a bigger 4.7″ HTC Titan running on Windows Phone 7 Mango.

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