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February 21, 2014

OpenSignal ranks US, Philippines slowest in 4G Speed

OpenSignal has just released a report that the Philippines is the slowest in 4G speed around the globe, closely followed by the United States.

February 18, 2014

Supreme Court upholds Internet Libel of RA 10175

In a decision made by the Supreme Court, the petition to call the Anti-Cybercrime Law (RA 10175) as unconstitutional was clarified today with mixed results. Among the ones that were declared constitutional was “internet libel“.

February 15, 2014

Microsoft rolls out Xbox One update

As promised by the company last December, Microsoft’s latest gaming console is finally receiving its first major update.

February 02, 2014

Switching to Smart, not minding the FUP and Data Cap

Last week, Globe has actively enforced their FUP and monthly data caps. Both my Globe postpaid accounts have been hit (despite not getting the SMS notifications, yeah sucks). In desperation, I urgently applied for a Smart postpaid line as an alternate account.

February 01, 2014

January Gadget Reviews Roundup 2014

And just like that, the first month of the new year is officially over. But before we welcome February and gear up for Valentine’s Day, let’s take a look at the gadget reviews we’ve done last month. This includes the Google Nexus 5, three Cherry Mobile smartphones, an NVidia Shield, and a GoPro Hero+.

January 24, 2014

Globe ramps up 1GB/day or 3GB/month Fair Usage Policy

Recently, Globe has been sending out reminders via SMS to some of their subscribers about the Fair Usage Policy that they are enforcing. A number of our readers have sent us reports about the daily bandwidth allocation and throttling regulation.

January 15, 2014

Twitter gets redesigned to match iOS and Android apps

The popular micro-blogging site, Twitter, redesigns its web app in order to match the look and feel of their smartphone apps.

January 08, 2014

MMDA launches Traffic Signalization System

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has launched its newest initiative to ease traffic situation in the Metro – the Traffic Signalization System.

January 01, 2014

December Gadget Reviews Roundup

2014 is finally here and before we bid our final farewell to 2013 let’s take a quick look at all the gadget reviews we’ve done last month. This includes the LG G Pad 8.3, ASUS Transformer Book T100, Nokia Lumia 1520, and the Apple iPad mini 2.

December 30, 2013

Cherry Mobile Superion Odyssey Review

There’s no doubt that Cherry Mobile is well-known when it comes to producing budget-friendly tablets. Just name a budget under Php10k and you’ll be given a slew of options. One of them is the Superion Odyssey which also features full phone and text functionality. Check out our review of this slate after the break.

December 28, 2013

Test Drive: 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8L V6

Once in a while we get to test drive a new car for about a week. The latest one, the Hyundai Genesis Coupe, is most especially memorable — first, because it’s a sports car and second, because we get to use it for a little over 2 weeks.

December 16, 2013

Android 4.3 upgrade for Xperia Z1 and Z Ultra rolls out

Sony has just announced that it has started rolling out the Android 4.3 Jellybean upgrade for the Xperia Z1 and the Xperia Z Ultra.

December 02, 2013

November Gadget Reviews Roundup

December is finally here and that means Christmas bonuses and 13th month payouts. So before you finalize that Christmas gadget wishlist, take a look at all the gadget reviews we’ve done last month.

November 14, 2013

Jony Ive co-designs rare Leica M for Project RED

In an effort to continue his global crusade to fight HIV-AIDS, Product Red founder and U2 lead singer Bono taps Apple’s SVP of Design Jony Ive and world-renown industrial designer Marc Newson to design a one-of-a-kind Leica M (RED) camera which will be auctioned on the 23rd of this month.

November 10, 2013

Globe restores signal in Tacloban, Smart to follow

The country’s leading mobile service providers are keen on restoring their services in Tacloban after the devastation brought by Super Typhoon Yolanda.

November 03, 2013

October Gadget Reviews Roundup

We’re slowly approaching the Holiday season and we’re pretty sure that most of you are already scouring the net for gadgets worth buying. Let us help you with that by giving you a roundup of all the gadgets we’ve reviewed in October.

October 28, 2013

Discover Hyundai: Behind the Design and Innovation

In our previous article, we discussed about the process how Hyundai makes its cars from steel. It’s an amazing feat in itself but it’s only half of the picture. This time we’ll take a look behind the creative process, the design, and the innovation of Hyundai cars.

October 01, 2013

September Gadget Reviews Roundup

It’s the start of another month and we’re getting closer to the end of the year. September brought us new smartphones like the iPhone 5S, Sony Xperia Z1, and the recently locally-launched LG G2. We’re proud to say that we’re done reviewing those three flagships, so before we kick off Oktoberfest let’s take a look […]

September 23, 2013

CD-R King and retailers to stop selling signal boosters

CD-R King and other retailers have signed an agreement with telco giant, Globe Telecom, to discontinue the sale of illegal repeaters and signals boosters in the country.

September 19, 2013

Apple iOS 7 update now out and ready for download

Apple finally released their latest major OS update , the iOS 7. The release represents the most significant cosmetic revamp iOS ever has since the iPhone was introduced in 2007.

September 02, 2013

August Gadget Reviews Roundup

It’s the start of the “Ber” months, and before we kick-off to the last few months of the year, let’s take a quick look at the =gadgets we’ve reviewed in the month of August.

August 29, 2013

Ferrari teases upcoming 458 Speciale

This year’s Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung, or more commonly known as the biannual Frankfurt Motor Show, will set the stage for the newest addition to Ferrari’s mid-engine V6/V8 lineup, the Ferrari 458 Speciale. In line with that, the iconic Italian car manufacturer has provided a handful of press photos and a short teaser video to keep us […]

August 27, 2013

Top 10 Fastest Supercomputers in the World

Supercomputers, these are computers that are designed to handle high-performance computing. These machines are equipped with large numbers of superfast processors and are mostly used for research, simulations, and other processes that involve massive amounts of data. Take a look at the world’s top ten fastest supercomputers as compiled by AIS.

August 26, 2013

6 signs that social media is ruining your relationship

Social media has made it easier for people to interact with their loved ones either through its instant messaging feature or by sharing contents like photos and videos. However, as beneficial as social media may be in bridging some of the gaps that a couple may have, it can sometimes be a driving force for […]

August 20, 2013

YouTube for Android: Updated with multitasking, cards UI

Google has been adding a lot of UI improvements in its services recently, from the Play Store, Maps and other apps to its social networking site Google+. Now, YouTube’s Android app follows as it reaches version 5.

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