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April 18, 2015

12-inch Apple Macbook accepts third-party USB Type-C cables

Apple made its new 12-inch Macbook implement a Type-C USB port, but that doesn’t mean it will only accept proprietary cables. The company made it capable of running even third-party cables as long as they meet the standard requirements.

August 22, 2014

Samsung Multi-Charging USB Cable

Want to charge more than one device at once? Perhaps your powerbank has only one USB slot? Worry no more because Samsung will soon release this multi-charging USB cable.

March 15, 2015

What is USB Type-C and why it matters?

USB Type-C was on the spotlight for more than 15 minutes last week as Apple introduced the new Macbook with only a single port. The port is dubbed as the one port to rule them all — power charging, data transfer, video transfer and more.

March 07, 2014

SanDisk launches Ultra Dual USB drive, starts at Php980

In addition to the 128GB Extreme PRO USB 3.0, SanDisk has also debuted the Ultra Dual USB drive which is primarily geared towards mobile device users.

December 05, 2013

Next generation USB will be reversible

The USB or Universal Serial Bus is probably the most popular type of plug today. From phones, tablets, PCs, cameras and more, USB is there. Fresh from the USB 3.1 update, the creators of the USB is taking it a step further.

June 09, 2013

Asus MB168B+ Portable USB Monitor

We spotted this monitor at the Asus booth in Computex last week and thought it was very interesting. It’s a portable USB Monitor that you can hook up to any device for bigger display.

January 10, 2012

USB 3.0 coming to Tablets and Smartphones

In a fast-paced world that we’re in, speed plays a key role in the marketability of any gadget. 2011 was a year filled with major technological advancements that is geared towards getting the job done is shorter span of time.

January 13, 2011

Buffalo 4-Port High-Power USB Charger

This nice little gadget is one of those little stuff I got from my recent trip to Japan. It’s a 4-port high-power USB charger (apparently Buffalo is a huge brand in Japan and always getting front row placement in the mall shelves).

April 15, 2010

A Call for Standards on Mobile Handset Cables

I mean, both the chargers and the data cables (since in some handsets, they are one and the same). We have tons of them — the mini-USB, the micro-USB, serial cable, the SE, Samsung and LG proprietary ports, the iPhone, the HTC ports and so many more.

April 30, 2015

Huawei UltimoPower AM180 ANC Earphone Review

We recently got our hands on Huawei‘s UltimoPower AM180 ANC Earphones which promise noise cancellation without asking for a lot in return. With a sub-Php3.5K price tag, we’ll find out how well it performs and if ever there are any trade-offs for its affordability.

April 25, 2015

Kingston HyperX Cloud II Review

Kingston was off to a great start on their first venture into the gaming headset segment when they unveiled the first HyperX Cloud. Needless to say, they’re trying to ride the momentum with their second gaming headset – the Kingston HyperX Cloud II.

April 15, 2015

ASUS VivoPC Review

The ASUS VivoPC is a compact computer that aims to provide productivity for the house and even on-the-go. It’s packed with capable internals that should prove sufficient for daily browsing or even heavy tasks. Let’s take a closer look at what it can offer and if it could meet the needs of today’s users.

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 12, 2015

Buying a MacBook: Which is the right one for you?

Apple’s newest MacBook has just arrived in the Philippines, along with refreshed MacBook Airs and a new MacBook Pro with Force Touch, all with their respective configurations and prices, but which one should you look into and buy? Read on to find out!

April 01, 2015

OnePlus outs Limited Edition DR-1 Drone

Right on schedule, OnePlus has officially announced that DR-1 – a tiny limited edition remote-controlled quadcopter.

April 01, 2015

Imation LINK Power Drive Power Bank/Flash Drive Quick Review

Let’s admit it: iPhones don’t exactly boast a long-lasting battery life. I personally couldn’t survive a day solely on my iPhone 5‘s battery that’s why I always bring a power bank with me. At the same time, I’m only rocking the 16GB variant so internal storage is a bit scarce. This is what the Imation LINK Power […]

March 22, 2015

Bose Lifestyle 535 Series III Surround Speakers Review

We’ve come across a handful of Bose products in the past ranging from headphones, both large home speakers and compact ones, and even their car speakers. Although this time, we’re faced with their home theater surround speakers which is their latest set of high end speakers. If you’ve been reading our reviews from this manufacturer […]

February 27, 2015

Starmobile Engage 10 Pro: Windows 8.1 laptop/tablet

Cherry Mobile has the Alpha Morph, Cloudfone has the Cloudpad Epic 8.0, now it’s Starmobile’s turn to offer their own Windows 8.1-powered laptop/tablet hybrid. Meet the Engage 10 Pro.

February 22, 2015

Logitech G700s Wireless Gaming Mouse Review

The terms wireless and gaming often don’t coincide that well with each other when describing a mouse, and the rare times that we do see it, we can’t help but be skeptical about it. That was exactly how I felt when I received a Logitech G700s as a gift last Christmas, so we were eager […]

February 13, 2015

7 nice tricks you can use on the Huawei Mate 7

Huawei released the Ascend Mate 7 a couple of months ago. The handset is the best and most powerful smartphone the Chinese company has ever released. It also came with a lot of nice tricks and features.

February 12, 2015

KingCom Pi Phone Venus Unboxed, First Impressions

Kingcom released a new seven-inch phablet dubbed as the Pi Phone Venus last month, and it surely piqued our interest. Our unboxing and first impressions come right after the break.

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 10, 2015

Seven Must-Have SmartPhone Accesories

If you love your smartphone, why not purchase some accessories to complement it? We take a look at some of the must-have smartphone peripherals you should buy for your devices.

February 03, 2015

Mobile Phone Codes You Did Not Know Existed

Did you know there are a lot of hidden codes you can dial to check and diagnose your mobile phone? Here’s a list of phone codes you can try.

January 23, 2015

SOL REPUBLIC Punk Quick Review

There are a lot of wireless speakers available in the market today that function through the use of Bluetooth, but the selection narrows down when you look for a Bluetooth speaker that’s really easy to carry around. The SOL REPUBLIC Punk is a compact wireless speaker that promises to be able to tag along anywhere […]

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