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November 26, 2013

Waze for Windows Phone now available

Waze, a Google-owned community-based traffic and navigation app, is now available for download on the Windows Phone Store.

October 07, 2013

Sun, Smart offers unlimited Waze for Php99/month

The recent acquisition of Waze by Google has made it a very popular app among travelers and commuter, even an essential app for those driving around the metro every day. If you have unlimited data on your mobile phone, it’s one of the first ones you have to download.

June 12, 2013

Google acquires Waze for $1 billion

You know that social traffic app with a logo of a smiling chat bubble with wheels? Yep, that’s Waze. And Google has confirmed that it has already closed its acquisition for a reported $1 billion plus.

July 30, 2015

Motorists watch out: List of roads closed today for earthquake drill

Navigation app Waze gave out notifications to its users in the Philippines reminding them that today is the day that MMDA will conduct the Shakedrill 2015 in preparation for the expected earthquake in the country. They listed down the places as well as the time that specific roads will be closed.

July 25, 2015

Xiaomi Mi 4i Free on Surf Plus Plan 999

During the local launch of the Xiaomi Mi 4i, Mi Philippines has announced that it has inked an exclusive partnership with Smart for the said handset. However, details were scarce about which postpaid plan will the newly-launched smartphone will be bundled with at that time.

June 02, 2015

Ford announces SYNC 3 appearing on Fiesta and Escape

The beefed up version of Ford’s SYNC 3 has been announced to make its way to the 2016 Fiesta and Escape which are set to arrive in a few months’ time.

May 13, 2015

Smart Launches New Surf Plus Postpaid Plans

In an effort to meet the growing demand for mobile internet access, Smart Communications Inc. debuts a set of tiers under the new Smart Surf Plus plan which starts at Plan 399 and goes all the way up to Plan 1999.

April 25, 2015

Android pisses on Apple logo, Google apologizes after

On a lighter note, users of Google Maps recently came across with something that instantly caught their attention — the Android character taking a glorious piss at Apple’s logo. Google comes out with an apology.

April 22, 2015

8 Ways to Tech Up Your Brand New Basic Car

While a lot of people buy cars that already have the bells and whistles built-in, some of us Filipinos get the thrill in upgrading our car one by one from its standard package. Here are some ways to tech up your brand new basic car.

February 02, 2015

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Lands On Sun Cellular

As they say, it’s better late than never. Sun Cellular has recently announced that they’ve added the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to their roster which is currently being offered under the Sun Plan 999.

December 11, 2014

Nokia HERE Maps now available in the Google Play Store

As Nokia expands its services across its platforms and even revealed its first device after the Microsoft deal, it announced that the HERE Maps app is now available beyond just Samsung phones, as the app went live for all Android users in the Google Play Store.

November 20, 2014

25 Most Useful Apps You Need to Download

Smartphones undeniably have been a very integral part of our lives for the past few years, and apps are one of the reasons why we can never put our handsets down. Here’s a look at some of our apps we love to use everyday for fun and productivity, and you might like them too.

September 26, 2014

Smart, TNT, Sun to offer free mobile internet

Breaking news: Conglomerate Chairman Manny V. Pangilinan announced free mobile data for all prepaid subscribers of Smart, Sun Cellular, and Talk ‘N Text.

June 28, 2014

Google Everywhere is both Great and Scary

During Google I/O 2014, there were two protesters who interrupted the keynote, one saying that Google builds robots that kill. After that and certainly after all the news with the NSA, it got me thinking – having a few companies control your data may be a little scary.

June 23, 2014

Huawei Ascend G6 Review

Announced back in February during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the Huawei Ascend G6 was finally launched in the Philippines a couple of weeks ago. Originally announced to have LTE capability, Huawei Philippines released the 3G-capable model, most likely to keep the price more attractive.

February 18, 2014

7 must-have apps for Manila’s Traffic Armageddon

ABS-CBN has reported that yesterday might be the beginning of the so-called ‘Traffic Armageddon’ in Manila due to the construction of the Skyway 3 project and the NAIAEx phase 2 project. It was foreseen that traffic volume in EDSA would increase by more than half, so it’s inevitable that we’ll get stuck in traffic. Here […]

December 29, 2013

Nokia Lumia 1520 Review

Globally announced back in November during our coverage in Abu Dhabi, the Nokia Lumia 1520 is set to arrive in the Philippines on January 2014. Check out our full review of the Nokia Lumia 1520 after the jump.

September 29, 2012

Tim Cook apologizes for crappy iOS 6 Maps

The new Maps app is one of the reasons why Apple users refuse to upgrade their device to iOS 6. It is inaccurate, subpar, half-baked and ugly at times. Because of that, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook apologizes and suggests you try other maps.

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