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September 17, 2014

Graphed: Flagship Smartphone Announcement Calendar

Almost all the flagship smartphones are already out and announced for this year, except the Nexus if Google does plan on unveiling one. Nevertheless, we took the effort of compiling the announcements of major flagship smartphones from companies across three iterations and we graphed them to give you a better look at when companies announce […]

September 13, 2014

Acer Aspire Switch 10 now on Smart Bro Gadget Plus Plan 1299

Along with the Acer C720 Chromebook, Smart Bro is also offering the Acer Aspire Switch 10 (500GB model) hybrid netbook, under its Gadget Plus Plan 1299.

September 13, 2014

Smart Bro offers Acer C720 Chromebook under Plan 999

Smart Bro is now offering under its Gadget Plus Plan 999 the Acer C720 Chromebook, sporting an 11.6-inch HD display, dual-core Intel CPU, and powered by Google’s Chrome OS.

September 10, 2014

Wear this: Garmin Vivofit Smartband

Garmin has been known for making GPS devices so it’s not that surprising that they’d also go into the health and fitness market with the Vivofit smartband. We’ve been using one for about a week along with other smartbands to see how it fares against the earlier ones.

September 09, 2014

Cherry Mobile introduces Alpha Luxe Windows Phone smartphone

Cherry Mobile has just introduced the Alpha Luxe, one of the company’s newest smartphones that sports a 5-inch display and powered by Windows Phone 8.1 OS.

September 08, 2014

Alcatel outs new POP smartphone and tablet with 64-bit CPUs

Along with the new OneTouch Hero smartphones and tablets announced last week during the IFA, Alcatel has also announced two new entry-level POP devices powered by the 64-bit Snapdragon 410 quad-core CPUs – the POP 2 smartphone, and the POP 8S tablet.

September 07, 2014

Smart brings Wikipedia Zero to PH

Smart Communications and Wikimedia foundation have recently inked a deal which will allow the two parties to give Smart, Talk ‘N Text and Sun Cellular subscribers free and unlimited access to Wikipedia through the initiative called Wikipedia Zero.

September 07, 2014

It’s About Time: A Smartwatch Compilation

A lot of smartwatches have already been outed and announced, running Android Wear or their own operating system, having round displays or conventional square ones and more. So to paint a clear picture of what the smartwatch industry looks like at the moment, we’ve compiled the smartwatches from top phone manufacturers that are competing for […]

September 04, 2014

Intel introduces the MICA smart luxury bracelet

Intel has introduced a smart bracelet that merges a woman’s luxury accessory with communications technology – the MICA, or the “My Intelligent Communication Accessory.”

September 04, 2014

Sony Smartwatch 3 and Smartband Talk unveiled

Sony has officially announced two new wearables in Berlin during IFA. The first one is the Sony Smartwatch 3, obviously on its 3rd generation and the other is the Smartband Talk fitness band.

September 04, 2014

Samsung Gear S: curved smartwatch runs on Tizen

Samsung is really banking on wearables this year and the announcement of the Samsung Gear S as a companion smartwatch to the Galaxy Note 4 is another testament to that.

September 01, 2014

Upcoming Sony Smartwatches appear in grainy render

The IFA 2014 is just around the corner and more leaks are finding their way online. What’s new today is this low-quality image of the Sony SmartWatch 3 and SmartBand Talk.

August 30, 2014

This smartphone is water, dust, and explosion-proof

The Bartec Pixavi Impact X is probably the toughest smartphone that will soon be available. In addition to the usual water- and dust-proofing of phones, it boasts being imperishable to impact, drop, corrosion, and explosion. Yes, you read that right. It runs on an Android Jelly Bean OS and has dual rear cameras as part […]

August 29, 2014

Nokia brings Here to Samsung Gear and Smartphones

In a rather unexpected Tweet yesterday, accompanied by a minimalist picture with the words “Here for Gear”, Nokia gave us hint that their popular navigation software (Nokia Here) will most likely be incorporated to Samsung Gear watches and Samsung Galaxy Smartphones.

August 27, 2014

LG announces a new laser focus assisted smartphone

LG G3’s laser focus is now being borrowed by a new LG smartphone with a rather confusing name. This is the LG Gx2, a new Android device from the Korean manufacturer.

August 27, 2014

Android One smartphones might be released next week

Announced back in June, devices under the Android One project could finally be released this September.

August 25, 2014

Cherry Mobiles teases the Cosmos One smartphone

Cherry Mobile has just teased a new flagship smartphone in their official FB Fan Page and calls it the One.

August 25, 2014

Is this the Sony Z3 Tablet Compact and new smartwatch?

Prior to its launch at IFA 2014, an image of the alleged Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact and a new smartwatch from Japanese manufacturer Sony leaks online.

August 22, 2014

Xiaomi PH wants you to build a Php 7k smartphone

Xiaomi Philippines has something for its Filipino fans again. This time, they want you to create your dream phone under Php7,000.

August 22, 2014

Roccat Skeltr gaming keyboard for smartphone

Roccat’s new gaming keyboard concept, the Skeltr, includes a smartphone dock to add better gaming experience.

August 21, 2014

LG announces L Bello and L Fino quad-core smartphones

LG Electronics has announced a pair of smartphones that pack quad-core processors, 3G connectivity, Android KitKat, and the company’s proprietary UX features – the 5-inch LG L Bello and the 4.5-inch LG L Fino.

August 20, 2014

Asus smartwatch to be unveiled at IFA 2014

Just after the report of having an immediate successor to the LG G Watch, Taiwanese-brand Asus now teases us with its upcoming smartwatch.

August 20, 2014

LG G3 UX for all future LG smartphones and tablets

The latest LG UX that was first featured with LG’s current flagship, the LG G3, is going to be a standard for all upcoming LG devices.

August 20, 2014

Our Top 10 Smartphones below Php15k for 2014

Following our top 10 list of smartphones below Php10k, we have another one just for you! This time, we compiled the best smartphones falling under a price tag of Php15,000, so if you’re looking for your next smartphone and you have this much allocated for your budget, read on!

August 14, 2014

Smart officially brings LTE-Advanced 5G Internet in PH

Smart is proud to announce that today marks the beginning of the 5G era in the Philippines as they officially bring and activate their LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) technology for mobile subscribers.

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