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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.

June 30, 2015

Harman Kardon Soho Wireless Headphones Review

The Soho Wireless Headphones by Harman Kardon is a nice piece of audio gear that comes with a classy design and capable of producing good sound quality. And like its name suggests, it’s wireless and powered by Bluetooth so you don’t have to worry about wires. Find out what this gear has to offer by […]

June 30, 2015

Pyxis Fun Box (PS200) Review

During the launch of the Flare X and Cubix Cube, we were able to take home a Pyxis Fun Box – a pocket-sizewireless speaker that also doubles as a powerbank.

June 28, 2015

LG Watch Urbane: unboxed, in the flesh

Found this last piece of the LG Watch Urbane at Best Buy last week during our trip in San Francisco. This was released last March but have not set any local availability yet.

June 17, 2015

Razer outs new Mamba gaming mouse

Razer has unveiled what it claims to be the World’s Most Advanced Gaming Mouse that features an Adjustable Click Force Technology which allows the gamer to choose between different levels of actuation force, and 16,000 DPI 5G laser sensor for better precision and accuracy – the Razer Mamba.

June 15, 2015

ASUS Zenpower 10,050mAh powerbank appears on Lazada

A listing over at online retailer Lazada shows ASUS‘ Zenpower 10,050mAh powerbank which many have been looking for ever since its introduction.

June 08, 2015

HP f310 Car Camcorder Video Review

Playing as a successor to the f210, the HP f310 is a dashboard camera that’s packed with features which could help in different ways while driving. Check out our video review below:

June 03, 2015

Intel Announces Thunderbolt 3

Thunderbolt has been around for a while now, but despite of the performance gains that it’s touted to bring to the table, it has yet to even scratch the surface of USB’s popularity in the mainstream segment. Intel is looking to change that though, and fast, with the announcement of Thunderbolt 3 which will feature […]

June 02, 2015

ASUS launches E1Z portable projector for Android

It seems like ASUS is on a roll with the introduction of their new products over at Computex as they once again lifted the veil of another gadget. The E1Z is a portable projector that connects to your Android phones and tablets using just a microUSB cable.

June 01, 2015

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive Review

One of the problems most users have with their iOS devices is the limited storage. These devices don’t have support for microSD cards and will fill up anytime soon. And with that happens you’re forced to transfer your files to your PC which is a cumbersome thing to do. SanDisk wants to solve that problem […]

May 30, 2015

HP Pavilion Notebooks and Desktops Hands-on Video

We were recently at Singapore to witness HP‘s unveiling of its new Pavilion notebooks and desktops. Included in the lineup were Pavilion 14 and 15, Pavilion x360 Convertible, Pavilion Desktop, Pavilion ENVY Phoenix, and Pavilion All-in-One PC. Below is a video of our quick hands-on of the products during the event.

May 28, 2015

Lenovo Cast: wireless hub for smartphones and tablets

Lenovo Tech World, Beijing, China — Lenovo has introduces the Lenovo Cast – a wireless hub that lets you cast content from your smartphone or tablet to any display with an HDMI port.

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!

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