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August 01, 2014

CAAP looking to limit the use of Drones in PH

In line with the growing popularity of drones in the country, CAAP has recently released a new memorandum that will regulate the use of Drones, or what the agency considers as an Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles or UAVs.

July 31, 2014

Sony A77 Mark II lands, priced at Php86,999

Along with the new Sony RX 100 Mark III, Sony Philippines also launched the second iteration of their mid-tier SLT (Single Lens Translucent) APS-C camera, the Sony a77 II (ILCA-77M2).

July 31, 2014

New HTC J Butterfly launched, is a waterproof One M8

Japanese telecom carrier KDDI launches the new HTC J Butterfly in Japan. It is basically a One M8 but with new and improved specs and features. Head past the break for more details.

July 31, 2014

Cherry Mobile Flare 3 vs ASUS Zenfone 4: Specs comparison

In this article we pit the local Cherry Mobile Flare 3 against the international brand ASUS and its Zenfone 4. They both have local prices of sub-4K but who has the best bang for the buck? We find out in this comparison of specs.

July 31, 2014

Cherry Mobile Flare 3 unboxed, first impressions

Cherry Mobile has introduced the Flare 3 yesterday during their event. We were lucky enough to get ourselves a brand new unit so we immediately unboxed it and here are our first impressions on the device while we prep up the full review.

July 31, 2014

Sony RX100 Mark III priced locally at Php44,999

The Sony RX100 Mark III, the Mark II’s successor from last year, which features a brighter 24-70mm f/1.8-2.8 lens and a 1.4M-dot OLED pop-up Tru-Finder EVF, has been priced in the Philippines at under Php45k.

July 31, 2014

Facebook shuts down built-in mobile chat service, moves to Messenger app

You have probably noticed it by now. Facebook has already shut down their chat service and messages on the main Facebook app and has moved to the standalone Messenger app for iOS and Android.

July 31, 2014

Hugo Barra responds to Xiaomi’s privacy issues

Hugo Barra, Vice President of Xiaomi Global, has published a Q&A on his Facebook page in response to online reports that the Xiaomi Redmi Note has been sending data to Chinese servers without the user’s permission.

July 30, 2014

Xiaomi Redmi Note first impressions

The Redmi Note is Xiaomi’s 5.5-inch smartphone that is slated to arrive soon in the Philippines. It sports a MediaTek octa-core CPU, 13 megapixel camera, dual-SIM capabilities, and a large 3,100mAh battery. We just got our hands on one so read our first impressions to find out what it has in store for us.

July 30, 2014

Cherry Mobile Omega Icon and Ruby get new affordable prices

Cherry Mobile‘s budget friendly offerings, the Omega Icon and Ruby, received new price tags this afternoon, making the two smartphones available for under Php5k and Php2.5k, respectively.

July 30, 2014

Cherry Mobile Flare 3 launched, priced at Php3,999

Cherry Mobile officially launches the new “phablet ng bayan” which is a 5-inch device that carries 1.3GHz quad-core processor and a price tag that is just under Php4K – the Flare 3.

July 30, 2014

24-karat Gold iPhone 6 now up for preorder for $4,495

Although Apple has not officially announced its upcoming handset, which is presumably called the iPhone 6, luxury design firm that goes by the name of Brikk is now accepting pre-orders for a custom-built Apple iPhone 6 which either has 24K Gold or Platinum exterior.

July 30, 2014

Canon outs PowerShot SX520 HS and SX400 IS superzoom cameras

Yesterday, Canon released two new superzoom cameras, namely the PowerShot SX520 HS and the PowerShot SX400 IS, which ships with the new DIGIC 4+ image processor.

July 30, 2014

Apple releases updated Macbook Pro with Retina Display

Apple has unveiled a new set of Macbook Pro with Retina Display which features revamped processor, as well as increased RAM, whilst maintaining the same price tag.

July 30, 2014

The Philippine Star app for the iPhone and iPad

Need your daily fix of fresh news straight to your iOS device? Then you might want to check out The Philippine Star app designed for both the iPhone and iPad.

July 29, 2014

Huawei Ascend Mate 3 alleged specs and image revealed

A purported successor to the Huawei Ascend Mate 2 is making its rounds on the Internet. The new successor, known as the Ascend Mate 3, is said to have LTE connection and will run Android KitKat. It should also be available this coming September.

July 29, 2014

Toyota goes Psy with Waku Doki viral video

You have to give it to the Japanese to come up with crazy video commercials like the Waku Doki. Toyota is banking on the new campaign to signify that Waku Dokie feeling (which means an exciting adrenaline rush) when driving their cars.

July 28, 2014

LG G3 now available under Globe’s MySUPERPLAN 1799

LG Electronics’ new flagship smartphone, the LG G3 is now being offered by Globe Telecom and comes free of charge when users subscribe to MySUPERPLAN 1799 with a 30-month contract.

July 28, 2014

ASUS Fonepad 7 FE170CG launched, priced at Php5,995

Along with the new MeMO Pad, ASUS has also announced the local availability of the Fonepad 7 (FE170CG) – a 7-inch tablet/phone powered by a dual-core Intel Atom CPU with Hyper Threading Technology.

July 28, 2014

ASUS MeMO Pad 7 ME176CX now in the Philippines for Php6,995

The ASUS MeMo Pad 7 (ME176CX), the company’s 7-inch slate that comes with an HD display, 64-bit Intel Atom quad-core CPU and Android KitKat, is now available in the country for under Php7k.

July 27, 2014

CD-R King 4G/LTE Pocket Wi-Fi now available for Php3,990

It comes to no surprise that CD-R King, Pinoy’s one-stop-shop for gizmos and accessories, now has offers an open-line 4G/LTE Pocket Wi-Fi that works for both Globe and Smart LTE networks.

July 27, 2014

MyPhone launches Rio Craze, prized at Php1,999

Yesterday marks the official debut of the MyPhone Rio Craze – a super-affordable 4-inch Android smartphone that runs on a dual-core processor with 256MB RAM.

July 27, 2014

Flagship Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro official specs revealed

Lenovo Group’s Vice President, Arthur Wei, shows of a photo of the company’s upcoming flagship device – the Vibe Z2 Pro. Along with it comes a rundown of its specs. Scroll past the break for more details.

July 26, 2014

MyPhone Infinity Lite, 4.7-inch octa-core for Php7,999

MyPhone has announced the Infinity Lite, the company’s latest octa-core Android smartphone that packs a 4.7-inch HD display, 8 megapixel rear camera, and powered by an octa-core CPU and Android KitKat for Php7,999.

July 26, 2014

Zendesk opens office in Manila to make regional hub

This week, ZenDesk officially announced they have opened an office in the Philippines, the 4th one in the region.

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