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July 29, 2014

Heroes of The Storm early look: Blizzard’s DoTA & LoL

MOBA games initially gained traction as a mod to Blizzard games like StarCraft & Warcraft, ending up being called DoTA. Valve picked it up with DoTA 2, and surely, it has inspired companies such as Riot Games to come up with League of Legends. Those games never appealed to me for some reason, but I decided to give […]

July 10, 2013

DOTA 2 exits Beta, now ready for download

After spending two years in Beta, Valve has finally made second iteration of the Defense Of The Ancient (DOTA) available for download through its delivery platform Steam.

August 21, 2011

Mineski.Infinity suffers crushing defeat at DoTA 2

Representing the Philippines in “The International” DoTA 2 Tournament is team Mineski.Infinity which started last August 17 and ends today.

August 17, 2011

DoTA 2 Tourney now streaming live!

If you’re a fan of DoTA, then you should not be missing this live stream of the tournament now happing in Germany with Philippine Team Mineski now playing against iG (China).

June 09, 2006

You gotta love DOTA AllStars

I rekindled my love, err… addiction, with Warcraft and the whole gang (DOTA Online). For the past several days, I’ve been up whole night playing Warcraft with my brother until we couldn’t bear the early morning sun. And yes, I get really frustrated with my brother who doesn’t know how the whole art of playing […]

September 23, 2014

7 weird gadgets that we want in the Philippines

Tech gadgets vary from category to category – there are smartphones, smart watches, and even smart eyewear. Others, because of their cleverness and function, can also be considered smart devices themselves. Here are 7 weird gadgets that we still want in the Philippines.

May 08, 2014

9 Upcoming Games We Keep Our Eyes on

There are a lot of games with tons of hype behind them, and they are all mostly slated for a release sometime soon. Some games have lots of funding, some are really well thought and some carry the weight of living up to their franchise’s name. Check out our list for the upcoming games we’re looking […]

March 31, 2014

Acer Iconia W4 Review

More and more manufacturers are offering 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablets to the market. Acer is among the first ones, starting off with the W3 from last year. This time, they’re positioning the Iconia W4 as a netbook replacement. Check out our full review below to learn why we agreed.

March 15, 2014

Acer Iconia W4 hands-on, first impressions

A couple of days ago, Acer Philippines introduced to us their new campaign for the Acer I.T. Doctor and handed us their latest Windows 8.1 tablet, the Acer Iconia W4.

January 25, 2014

GoPro Hero 3+ Review

GoPro has been known for making one of the most popular outdoor cameras for a long time — they’re small and light-weight, can withstand extreme conditions, has great wide-angle lens and has the widest available accessories and add-ons. Check out our full review of the GoPro Hero 3+ below.

January 20, 2014

NVidia Shield Review

Every once in a while, we’d encounter a device that’s completely new and out-of-the-box that it challenges the way we do things. Sometimes, it’s just a matter of showcasing what a company’s potential for a new product category. The NVidia Shield is somewhere in between.

January 19, 2014

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 2 8″ Review

The IdeaPad Miix 2 8-inch is among the new breed of 8-inch Windows tablets that poses to become a good replacement to the decade old netbooks. They’re as affordable, more powerful, more portable with almost the same battery life and yet offers the same features and functionality. Read our full review of the Lenovo Miix […]

December 30, 2013

Dell Venue 8 Pro Review

Dell’s entry into the Windows 8 tablet is the Venue 8 Pro — an 8-inch fully-functional PC packed in a small form factor. It’s a new breed of personal computing device that might practically replace the netbook. Check out our full review of the Dell Venue 8 Pro after the jump.

October 29, 2013

App in Focus: Roccat Power Grid

Roccat has a very interesting app that they recently released called the Roccat Power Grid. It’s a nifty tool to monitor and control your desktop via an iPhone or Android app.

September 12, 2012

Top 7 Gadgets to bring when you get out more

In the past seven years that I’ve been blogging full time, I never really cozied up to the idea of just staying at home and blog the whole day. The only time I’d ever want to stay at home is when me and friends play DOTA or Starcraft 3.

July 18, 2012

Sony Vaio S Review

When Sony Philippines introduced their new line of laptops, they presented the Vaio S as the one which is well-balanced — light, portable and has long battery life, yet can be cranked up for more power when needed. Check out our full review of the Sony Vaio S after the break.

September 13, 2011

Affordable 32″ & 42″ LCD TVs from American Home

Been using this 42″ LCD TV by American Home for a couple of months now. It sits in the corner of my bedroom and hooks up to the Apple TV and the Mede8ter Media Player. The other 32″ model is hooked up to a laptop for when I’m playing DOTA.

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.

August 04, 2011

Poll: What’s your all-time favorite PC game?

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve been spending like 4 to 6 hours on average everyday playing a couple of PC games. I only stick to one or two games though so I don’t think I’m a heavy gamer.

May 08, 2011

Asus ROG G73Jh Gamer’s Notebook

This 17-inch notebook by Asus is looking to be a pretty solid gaming laptop — an Asus Republic of Gamers (ROG) G73Jh. Announced back in January during CES 2011, the Asus G73Jh is said to be inspired by the Lockheed F117A stealth fighter. See our unboxing photos below and judge for yourself.

April 09, 2009

Overclock your Graphics Media Accelerator

I’ve tried playing WarCraft 3 on several netbooks and the graphics wasn’t any good but what can you expect from an Intel GMA 950 chip?

March 18, 2007

Davao Blog Party

Last night’s Davao Blog party was a blast! I never imagined Davao has so many bloggers and are actively participating in such offline community gatherings such as these. Finally met several bloggers I’ve known for a long time but never got the chance to see face to face. Bloggie, the lead party organizer, has the […]

August 23, 2006

Looking for Marketing Manager & SEO Specialist

The Recruitment Supervisor of OSRP, LLC was brave enough to call me and ask a favor to help them look for SEO professionals and Managers. I usually get these kind of stuff via email but it was the first time I got a call. Anyway, here are the positions available: Marketing Manager Key Responsibilities: * […]

June 17, 2006

Logitech’s MX1000 Laser Mouse: OK for Gaming

For the past couple of weeks of playing Warcraft’s DOTA AllStars, I’ve used several mice I’ve had from Logitech. The LX7 Cordless Optical mouse which I bought last January is no good for gaming due to the obvious lag in response time. The older Marble Mouse is actually better and I’ve been quite accustomed to […]

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