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December 31, 2014

The Biggest Tech Stories in the Philippines in 2014

As we fold the year 2014 to an end, we take a look back at some of the biggest moments that defined technology in the country. Here are this year’s top tech stories.

July 18, 2014

The 3 biggest Internet companies in the Philippines

World Startup Report (WSR) has recently published their latest report showcasing the biggest Internet companies in each country. Read on to find out who’s our biggest here in the Philippines, and around the world, for 2014.

December 18, 2013

Sulit merges operations with OLX in the Philippines

Sulit founder and Managing Director RJ David announced the other day the merger of Sulit.com.ph and OLX Philippines. Both sites are among the top 3 classified ads sites in the Philippines.

May 12, 2008

SmartBro: Largest Broadband Service in the Philippines

Latest public report from PLDT Investor Relations showed Smart Bro as the largest broadband service in the country with over 384,000 subscribers nationwide since it was first launched in June 2005.

July 29, 2006

Philippines is 2nd largest YahooGroups user

Someone mentioned about this to me last night so I checked it out today. Afetr looking at the stats over at YahooGroups, I found out that the Philippines is actually the second largest country using the Yahoo! service. India came in first with 27,080 YahooGroups the biggest on their list had 12,4544 members. The Philippines […]

March 26, 2015

10 FAQs in joining Nissan Philippines’ GT Academy

Yesterday we’ve reported on Nissan’s collaboration with Sony, and Polyphony Digital to put up GT Academy that aims to turn gamers into real-life race car drivers. It was officially announced in Makati City and the company’s executives are urging Filipino gamers to participate and take a shot at being a superstar on the tracks.

March 24, 2015

Cherry Mobile Named #1 Vendor as PH Becomes 3rd Largest Smartphone Market in SEA

The International Data Corporation (IDC) recently published its quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker for the Asia/Pacific region which shows a significant upsurge in mobile phone shipment (smartphone or otherwise) in the Philippines. Along with it comes the news that Cherry Mobile has been named the top smartphone vendor in the country, pulling an upset victory against […]

March 20, 2015

Power Banks that are yet to arrive in the Philippines

We’ve reported a lot about power banks in the past especially those that were announced by big companies like Xiaomi, ASUS and Microsoft. Unfortunately, some of them are yet to be officially offered here in the country so they’re a bit difficult to acquire. But in case you are wondering about those power banks, here’s […]

March 19, 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge prices in the Philippines

We got word that the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge will be priced higher than expected when it is released in the Philippines this April. Here are the suggested retail price of the two models and variants.

March 04, 2015

Honda Philippines announces all-new Odyssey

Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. releases its latest luxury minivan — the Odyssey. Re-introduced in the Philippines back in 2012, its newest model is a multi-passenger vehicle that boasts spacious cabin spaces accompanied by a handful of tech features for safety and efficiency.

February 06, 2015

Ensogo, CashCashPinoy face BIR’s tax evasion charges

Key officials of two companies that offer online discount purchases face a Php36-million case filed by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) over alleged tax evasion, according to news reports yesterday.

January 30, 2015

Epson Philippines powers Star City’s newest attraction

Epson proudly announced that one of their projectors is the key that makes Star City’s newest attraction a possibility. Called Star Dome, it utilizes Epson’s high-end projector which is the first and only installation of its kind here in the country (and only third in the whole world).

January 26, 2015

Proud to be Pinoy? List of Top Global Rankings of the Philippines

There have been many achievements made by Pinoys all around the world. At the same time, there are also records of the country that are a bit under a negative light. Things like we’re one of the most corrupt government in the world, has one of the slowest Internet, and the likes are things not […]

January 21, 2015

Top earning BPO & Call Center Companies in the Philippines

Last year we showed you a list of the top earning call center and BPO companies in the Philippines. This time we’re updating that list which includes new firms and figures. Find out if your company is included.

January 10, 2015

Philippines ranked in top viewers of Pornhub

As part of Pornhub’s 2014 Year in Review, the number one porn website has released statistics showing different data focusing on search trends and user interactions for the concluded year. A part of this is their top 20 countries that have the biggest share in page views and yes, Philippines made it to the list.

December 31, 2014

LG intros largest TV, a 98-inch 4K UHD TV

The largest 4K TV in the country is brought in by LG Philippines. This 98-inch UHD TV is the only one currently available but you can place an order for Php1.5 million a pop.

November 22, 2014

SM North Edsa is the world’s biggest solar-powered mall

SM North Edsa is now outfitted with a solar power system making it the world’s biggest solar-powered mall.

November 17, 2014

10 Affordable Sports Cars Sold in the Philippines

Yet another reader suggested that we provide a list of affordable sports cars after reading our 10 most expensive luxury cars sold locally. So we scoured the Internet for 10 sports cars that offer a balance in speed, lightweight body, and more affordable price tag as an alternative to other sporty vehicles amounting to Php5M […]

September 23, 2014

7 weird gadgets that we want in the Philippines

Tech gadgets vary from category to category – there are smartphones, smart watches, and even smart eyewear. Others, because of their cleverness and function, can also be considered smart devices themselves. Here are 7 weird gadgets that we still want in the Philippines.

September 04, 2014

Lenovo Thinkpad 8 now available in the Philippines

The Lenovo Thinkpad 8, the company’s 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet which was announced early this year is now available for purchase in the Philippines for around Php25k.

September 02, 2014

Jawbone UP24 launches in the Philippines for Php8,590

Jawbone has officially launched in the Philippines the UP24, the company’s latest fitness tracker that provides you feedback on your activity, calories burned, diet, and sleep.

August 13, 2014

Misfit Shine launched in the Philippines for Php6,850

PowerMac today launched a new activity monitor called the Misfit Shine. This watch functions as an activity monitor and sleep monitor that is waterproof up to 50 meters.

July 15, 2014

The slimmest smartphones in the Philippines

Smartphones nowadays are mostly flaunted because of their specs and pricing. But there are other factors that can also be considered as great advantages and one of them is a thin profile. With large screens, it’s good to know that these phones can easily slide in your pockets. Take a look at the slimmest smartphones […]

June 20, 2014

LG G3 coming to the Philippines on July 1

We’ve confirmed the other day that the LG G3 is coming to the Philippines on July 1, 2014. This after the global launch that was held last May 28 that we attended in Singapore.

June 04, 2014

Rocket Internet brings FoodPanda to Philippines

Rocket Internet, one of the world’s largest e-commerce focused venture capital firm and the organization behind Lazada and Zalora, has officially launched their popular online food delivery platform, FoodPanda, in the country.

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