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May 15, 2014

Giveaway: Wasabi Power batteries/chargers for GoPro

As GoPro owners, we understand the frustration it gives you when you’re in the middle of shooting a once-in-a-lifetime event and suddenly the GoPro gets juiced out. Locally-available Wasabi Power accessories aim to fix just that by providing portable chargers and battery packs so you never miss a shot again.

November 09, 2009

Nokia to Replace Defective Chargers

Quite a number of Nokia chargers have been found defective (or have not passed quality control) today and phone owners are encouraged to have them replaced under the Nokia Charger Exchange Program. Check out below the announcement sent out today.

October 24, 2008

Green Mobile Solar Chargers

{Live @ CEL Manila} Green Mobile is a new company offering a number of mobile solar chargers and solar-powered backpacks — really useful for traveling gadget geeks.

June 10, 2014

OPPO Find 7a Review

The Find 7a is Oppo’s newest flagship smartphone to be released in the Philippines and comes with specs that rivals most of the other global brands. It’s a huge and respected brand in the mainland so we’re expecting it will make the same impact in the country. Check out our full review of the Oppo […]

May 18, 2014

OPPO Find 7a initial impressions

OPPO Philippines launched the Find 7a in the country back in April. With a suggested retail price of Php22,990, it’s one of the most affordable Snapdragon handset around (based on SRP, could be lower with street price).

March 18, 2014

Filipino-designed pedicab ‘Eclipse’ charges your iPhone

Future of transportation? While you might be thinking of flying cars, we’re talking more of a moon-shaped pedicab or rickshaw as others would call it. Meet the Eclipse.

May 23, 2013

O+ 8.6 Review

The O+ 8.6 is a phone that sports a qHD screen, runs on Android 4.1 Jellybean & 1GB RAM that sells for around Php8k.  We’ve been using it for quite some time now; so far, so good, but is there more to it than just that? Read on to find out in our full review.

April 16, 2013

Google Glass tech specs released

Google’s first foray into wearable technology is Google Glass. While it is yet to go mainstream, we have to admit that this is a really cool tech that everyone would like to try. So if you’re curious to find out what this device is packing inside its slim body, then take a look at the […]

January 21, 2013

What these symbols on your gadgets mean

We see these symbols printed at the back of almost every electronic gadgets we use such as smartphones, tablets, digital cameras or device chargers, but rarely do we pay attention to what they actually mean. So if you want to make sense of it all, please read on.

July 19, 2012

Steelseries 7H “Fnatic Edition” Gaming Headset review

SteelSeries is one of the most recognizable brands when it comes to PC gaming accessories so it comes to no surprise that they’ve partnered with a renowned professional gaming team such as ‘Fnatic‘ to redesign their popular 7H gaming headset.

August 08, 2011

Energizer Portable Power Kit with XP1000

Since the first time I discovered these Energizer portable battery chargers, been using them always for most of my mobile devices. This latest one, while it doesn’t not pack as much juice as the previous one’s I’ve tested, is more of a complementary set.

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).

December 05, 2010

Apple Accessories by Moshi

Been hunting for the right laptop sleeve or bag for my 11.6″ Macbook Air but have found none locally. Haven’t seen any in Japan or Singapore as well. So when Moshi contacted me about their Apple product accessories, I asked if they have one for the Mac Air.

September 30, 2010

MiLi powers all things Apple

Met up with the local distributor of MiLi where they showed me their whole line of extended battery packs for all things made by Apple, including the new iPhone 4 and the iPad.

June 16, 2010

Energizer XPal Powerpack for Mobile Phones

One of my recurring problems with carrying smartphones is that their batteries drain up pretty quickly, especially that it’s connected to the net most of the time. So portable powerpacks like these from Energizer are very handy and useful.

May 02, 2010

10 Ways to Save on Electricity

So we just got our latest Meralco billing and the amount went up by 60% to Php14k from March to April. It’s the first time the bill went past ten grand in my entire life while living here in Metro Manila.

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.

October 11, 2009

PowerMat demos Wireless Charging of iPhone

In the very near future, we’ll be seeing more of these wireless, inductive chargers like this PowerMat. See video demo after the jump.

November 17, 2008

Ozaki intros WoW 2.2 Dual Bass Speakers

During a press launch this afternoon, Taiwanese-based company Ozaki introduced the first dual bass speaker system in the Philippines. Their claim — 2 subwoofers are better than one.

September 13, 2008

iPhone 3G: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

After over two weeks of using the iPhone 3G, I can fairly say I have become familiar with this mobile device to share some insights on how it fares as a primary mobile phone.

September 05, 2007

Astone Nano Mobile Charger

A portable/mobile charger is a must for the traveling geek so when I spotted this mobile charger at the Changi Airport last week, I grabbed one for myself. I’ve seen smaller ones that fit easily in the pocket but I wanted something that has more juice so the Astone Nano Mobile Charger got my vote. […]

April 23, 2007

Cobra Microtalk for the Geek Travelers

In the last couple of months that the Band of Bloggers have been traveling — Tagaytay, Bataan, Puerto Galera, Punta Fuego, Pampanga — one of the very crucial leg of our trips is maintaining the convoy to the destination. Volumes of text messages and hours of call times are exchanged amidst confusion and sometimes frustration […]

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