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February 01, 2015

Huawei Ascend Mate7 Free on Smart Data Plan 2000

If you’ve been waiting for Huawei’s flagship smartphone to land on any of the local telcos, then you’re in luck because you can get one, at no extra cost if we may add, if you subscribe to Smart Communication’s Data Plan 2000/3000 and All-In Plan 2500.

February 01, 2015

Xiaomi RedMi Note 2 Specs Leaked Ahead of Launch

Earlier in January, a specs sheet of what is believed to be the RedMi Note 2 leaked online prior to its official announcement, but as it turned out it was the Xiaomi Mi Note. In recent times though, another specs list and a set of press photos have made its way on the internet, hinting […]

February 01, 2015

The Pirate Bay now officially back online

After more than a month of being down due to a raid in their server in Sweden, popular torrent directory website The Pirate Bay has now resurfaced and is fully working again for everyone to enjoy.

January 31, 2015

ASUS ROG G20 gaming PC now available at Villman

The ASUS ROG G20 gaming desktop PC that the company announced in Taiwan during Computex 2014 is now available for purchase at Villman.

January 30, 2015

Top Smartphones Rocking the Snapdragon 805 CPU

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon series of mobile chips are known for their prowess and stability. They recently introduced the Snapdragon 810 processor that aims to accomplish an array of tasks, but have only graced a select number of devices so far. So for now, we take a look at some of the best smartphones out in the market […]

January 30, 2015

ASUS Fonepad 8 (FE380CG) now available in the PH

ASUS Philippines has announced that the ASUS Fonepad 8 (FE380CG) which sports an 8-inch WXGA IPS display, dual-SIM support with 3G phone functionality, 64-bit Intel Atom quad-core CPU, and Android 4.4 KitKat with ZenUI is now available in the country.

January 30, 2015

Uber Manila will give today’s earnings to families of SAF troops

To commemorate today as a National Day of Mourning, transportation service Uber is dedicating all their earnings for the entire day to families of the SAF (Special Action Force) men who have met their unfortunate deaths in an encounter in Mamasapano, Maguindanao.

January 30, 2015

AKG Y50 Headphones Quick Review

Last month, we provided you a quick review of the AKG Y40 Headphones, now its time to take a look at its bigger brother, the AKG Y50.

January 30, 2015

Starmobile is Giving Away a Knight X

In a recent post on their official Facebook page, Starmobile reminded their subscribers that TODAY IS THE LAST DAY for submission of entries for their on-going #WinAStarmobileKNIGHTX contest where a lucky user will take home a brand spanking new Starmobile Knight X free of charge courtesy of Starmobile.

January 30, 2015

Specs Comparison: BlackBerry Classic vs. BlackBerry Q10

With the launch of the BlackBerry Classic (also known as BB Q20) in the Philippines yesterday, a lot of people were comparing it to its predecessor the BB Q10 considering that their price difference is almost half. So we’re making a case for the BB Q20 to see if it’s still worth the Php20k retail […]

January 30, 2015

This is the Samsung Galaxy S6, revealed in photos

After seeing the huge design improvements in Samsung’s recent smartphones like the Galaxy Alpha and the Galaxy Note 4, a lot of people are excited about the Galaxy S6’s design. If you’re one of those people, then wait no more! The Samsung Galaxy S6 may have just been accidentally revealed through some photos on the internet.

January 30, 2015

BlackBerry Classic hands-on, first impressions

Yesterday, BlackBerry launched in the Philippines the Classic, a smartphone that packs a QWERTY keyboard, 3.5-inch square screen, and old-school trackpad. Find out what we think of the device by reading our hands-on.

January 30, 2015

Epson Philippines powers Star City’s newest attraction

Epson proudly announced that one of their projectors is the key that makes Star City’s newest attraction a possibility. Called Star Dome, it utilizes Epson’s high-end projector which is the first and only installation of its kind here in the country (and only third in the whole world).

January 30, 2015

Sony locally announces a7 II, 1st full-frame cam with 5-axis IS

Sony has just priced its newest model in the a7 series of interchangeable-lens model here in the Philippines. The a7 II is touted as the world’s first camera with optical 5-axis image stabilization designed for a full-frame image sensor. With it comes a lineup of improvements as well as new features.

January 29, 2015

Torque Announces DROIDZ Marvel HD

Torque has recently unveiled two new additions to their portfolio; the budget-centric DROIDZ Quart and a new octa-core smartphone called Torque DROIDZ Marvel HD.

January 29, 2015

Torque DROIDZ Quart Now Official, Priced at Php2,999

Along with the new DROIDZ Marvel HD, Torque also announced a competitively-priced handset dubbed as the Torque DROIDZ Quart.

January 29, 2015

Specs Comparison: Xiaomi RedMi 2 vs Meizu M1

Slowly, a handful of Chinese brands have emerged and are offering tempting handsets that offer great value for your money. The two contenders from our usual specs match-up both hail from China and are poised to appeal to the budget market with their recent launches. We pit Xiaomi‘s Redmi 2 against the freshly-announced Meizu M1, with both having […]

January 29, 2015

BlackBerry Classic officially launches in the Philippines

Good news to BlackBerry loyalists in the Philippines. The keyboard-equipped BlackBerry Classic with 3.5-inch touchscreen display and optical trackpad, has been officially launched in the country.

January 29, 2015

Samsung’s entry-level Galaxy J1 now official

A product page from Samsung Malaysia reveals the company’s first smartphone in the J Series. The Galaxy J1 is an entry-level handset that’s modestly-spec’d with a 4.3-inch display and Android KitKat on-board.

January 29, 2015

O+ 25 Days of Christmas Giveaways Winners

Here are the winners for our O+ 25 Days of Christmas giveaways. The full list comes right after the break. Thank you to O+ USA for providing all the raffle prizes to our readers.

January 29, 2015

Meizu M1 Note has 2GB RAM and Snapdragon 615 CPU

During Meizu‘s launch of the budget Mi, they also launched the M1 Note in China which carries a Snapdragon 615 processor not like the MediaTek-equipped regular variant. Being the first time for the company to have a Snapdragon chipset, it comes with Qualcomm’s Adreno GPU, a 2GB RAM, and LTE connectivity.

January 29, 2015

Image leak: HTC to reveal two flagship One M9s soon?

Evan Blass, formerly @evleaks, tweets an image of HTC flagship phones from before with two new unseen smartphones, most likely the new HTC One M9s.

January 28, 2015

Ex-Opera CEO unveils Vivaldi browser packed with features

If you’re starting to hate IE, Firefox, or even Chrome, there’s Vivaldi — a promising new browser that packs a sleek design and a lot of features.

January 28, 2015

5 Time Management Apps to Keep You Reminded

I’m not one of those people who has a constant need for a neat looking planner at the beginning of the year, because I know that I can keep myself organized and reminded well enough with the use of a few apps here and there. What are these apps? Check these out.

January 28, 2015

ZTE intros Blade S6, 64-bit CPU w/ Android Lollipop

ZTE has introduced its Blade S6 which comes with the latest Android Lollipop out-of-the-box. Adding to its bunch of able internals is a 64-bit Snapdragon processor partnered with 2GB of RAM.

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