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July 03, 2006

What’s your oldest registered domain?

A link from Digg reported that the oldest registered domain, Symbolics.com, is still up and running. The domain was registered as early as March 15, 1985 — more than 21 years ago! I got my first registered domain back in 1999 for yugatech.com which was offered for free by NameZero. Domain registration then was still […]

July 21, 2015

Smart ups Xiaomi Mi 4i pre-registration page

Right after the local launch of the Xiaomi Mi 4i, Smart has opened its pre-registration page for those who want to get the flagship phone under the telco’s postpaid plans.

July 20, 2015

Globe opens flagship Gen 3 Store in Cebu, largest in PH

Last July 16, Globe invited us to Cebu to witness the opening of their largest store yet, the flagship Gen 3 store in Ayala Center Cebu.

July 09, 2015

SIM Swap Scam exposes weakness of 2-factor authentication

The recent incident of the SIM Swap Scam which victimized Ian Caballero has exposed the long-known weakness of 2-factor authentication which uses an owner’s mobile number to verify online banking transactions and site logins.

June 25, 2015

PLDT Home and Smart Launches iFLIX in PH

The partnership between iFlix and MVP-owned companies PLDT Home and Smart Communications has finally come into fruition as the Southeast Asia’s leading internet TV service finally hits Philippines.

May 30, 2015

LTFRB sets accreditation rules for Uber to go legal

The Philippines is among the first countries in the world to legalize and create specific regulations for ride-sharing services like Uber. The LTFRB will start accepting applicants for formal accreditation this June 1.

May 22, 2015

SIM Card Registration Act Gets a Nod From The House

Yesterday, the House of Representative has approved 28 national bills, and one of which is the House Bill 5231, also known as the “Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Card Registration Act”, that seeks to require telcos to “establish a foolproof system of identifying users prepaid SIM cards.

May 11, 2015

DOTC officially recognizes app-based transport services

The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has announced that it will publish this week new categories of public transport conveyances as well as regulations which recognizes and allows app-based transport services like Uber to operate in the country.

May 07, 2015

ASUS PH opens online registration for ZenFone 2

ASUS Philippines has opened its online registration for those who want to purchase the ZenFone 2 at launch.

May 07, 2015

Huawei CarFi Mobile Hotspot Review

Wi-Fi hotspots make it possible to establish Internet signal in an otherwise dead spot and become the main hub where devices could connect to in order to access the Internet. We’ve seen different forms like vending machines but this nifty (and sleek) gadget aims to turn your car into a moving hotspot for a total of […]

May 04, 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 Review

It’s been 6 years since Samsung first introduced the Galaxy S series and in those six years, we’ve seen how the Korean company turned from being one of the minor players in the smartphone handset market to become the top smartphone vendor in the world in less than half a decade. The Galaxy S series […]

April 28, 2015

E-Vehicles Are Exempted From Number Coding in Quezon City

In an effort to promote the use of electric or hybrid vehicles in Quezon City, Mayor Herbert Bautista recently signed the Ordinance No. 2398 which exempts these cars from the number coding scheme within the city.

April 13, 2015

ASUS ROG GR8 Gaming PC Review

First unveiled in Computex 2014, the ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) GR8 gaming PC boasts gaming desktop performance in a console-size package with a sleek and attractive design that will appeal to most PC gamers. It sports an Intel Core i7 processor, 1TB hard drive, 8GB RAM, and comes with a free M801 mechanical keyboard […]

April 07, 2015

LTO Chief Denies Being Late in Issuing Car Plates

Yesterday, in a phone patch interview for the morning show Unang Hirit, the Land Transportation Office (LTO) chief and Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) Assistant Secretary Alfonso “Aljun” Tan claimed that the agency was never delayed in issuing car plates for newly-registered vehicles.

April 01, 2015

LTO to temporarily allow car owners to print their own license plates

Starting today, the Land Transportation Office will be enforcing the “No Registration, No Travel” policy, where no four-wheel motor vehicle can be used, driven, or operated on the roads without being duly registered with the LTO.

March 30, 2015

Microsoft Lumia 435 Dual-SIM Review

With the recent announcement of the local price of Microsoft Lumia 435 and touted as the most affordable Lumia in the Philippines, we take a look at what this Windows 8.1-powered phone can offer while carrying a budget-friendly price tag.

March 28, 2015

Globe extends Free FB through Internet.Org

Globe Telecom recently announced that it extends its current Free Facebook promo, now accessible through the Internet.Org website or app, until May this year.

March 23, 2015

Smart ups registration page for Galaxy S6, S6 Edge

Smart Communications, Inc. has opened their registration page for customers who want to get the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge under their postpaid plans.

March 18, 2015

Smart announces Galaxy S6 Edge on Infinity Plans

Smart has announced that they will be carrying the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge under Smart Infinity Plans with starting monthly fees of Php3,500 to Php8,000.

March 02, 2015

ZTE launches Grand S3, scans the eyes to unlock screen

ZTE has just taken the wraps off its latest flagship — the Grand S3. It has the components of an upper-tier handset, but with a unique feature that scans your eyes to unlock the device in addition to other tasks it can perform.

February 13, 2015

Be My Valentine — 5 Dating Apps to Get Your Flirt On

With Valentine’s Day coming up, a lot of people are looking to spend some quality time — either with a friend, a special someone, or simply with family. Although for those that are looking for anyone new, there are easy ways to find one (or a couple, depending on your preference) that you can spend […]

February 12, 2015

6 Smartphone Features We Usually Overlook

Sure, we look for the best cameras, the thinnest builds, and the largest batteries when it comes to choosing our smartphones; but what about those little add-ons that pretty much matter in everyday usage? We list down 6 smartphone features we usually overlook.

February 11, 2015

ASUS Fonepad 7 (FE171CG) Review

We’ve recently brought you the quick review of the 2015 ASUS Fonepad 7, and after spending a few more days with it we’re now ready to share our full assessment of this 7-inch budget tablet.

February 05, 2015

Optical vs Laser Mouse: Which Do You Need?

Gone are the days when we use a mouse with a physical ball under it. For the young readers here, you may even raise an eyebrow in confusion as to what I was referring to. This is because when you’re out to buy a peripheral mouse nowadays you’d only have to choose between an optical […]

February 05, 2015

Smart Extends Free Internet, Includes Video Streaming

Smart Communications has announced that the company is, yet again, extending it’s Free Internet Promo for Smart, Sun Cellular and Talk ‘N Text subscribers which was initially intended to end today, February 5 as per the telco’s last announcement.

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