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August 30, 2014

Alienware shows new Area 51 PC Chassis design

This redesigned PC casing from Alienware takes the cake when it comes to cutting edge. The Area 51 model introduces the triad version that is both great in terms of ergonomics and thermal management.

August 26, 2014

How to purchase apps on Google Play using your Globe prepaid credits

Globe Telecom rolled out a new feature called Direct Carrier Billing that allows its subscribers to directly purchase from the Google Play Store and charge it to the customer’s postpaid account or prepaid load. If you still haven’t tried it out using prepaid, here’s how to do it.

August 23, 2014

Samsung shows Galaxy Note 4 teaser

Samsung uploaded a teaser for the upcoming release of the Galaxy Note 4. The video may not contain anything about the anticipated phablet but it gives excitement to those who await.

August 17, 2014

ASRock shows off Fatal1ty X99M Killer

As Intel gears up for the official launch of its new Haswell-E processors, motherboard makers are starting to flaunt their upcoming X99 boards and ASRock is now different as it boasts the yet-to-be-released Micro-ATX board dubbed as the Fatal1ty X99M Killer.

August 14, 2014

TMAP report shows Filipinos pay the highest tax in ASEAN

The Tax Management Association of the Philippines (TMAP) reports that in all of the ASEAN region the Philippines is the country with the highest income tax. They’re currently in the process of appealing to the Congress to cut down the tax rate for Filipinos.

August 05, 2014

Research shows that over 40% of Filipinos are satisfied with their mobile internet speed

Now here’s something you don’t see every day. According to a recent study conducted by On Device Research, 41-percent of the 900 respondents that they’ve interviewed are happy with the speed of their mobile internet connection, and only a quarter are pissed about theirs.

July 19, 2014

How to use GCash to send load to other networks via text

Using Globe‘s GCash wallet to send load to other networks like Smart, Talk ‘N Text, and Sun is now possible by texting! Simply follow the steps below to share load to your friends and family.

June 27, 2014

How would you like an Android 5.0 Lemon Cake?

Before Google released its new OS in the past, they usually drop hints here and there as to what the next name and version would be. Well during yesterday’s I/O event while Google was giving a preview of what the new look for the Android “L” would be like, they showed off the “anatomy of […]

June 25, 2014

Japan shows off android newscaster, is eerily clever

Japanese scientists introduced to the public Kodomoroid and Otonaroid – claimed to be the world’s first news-reading androids. It surprised the crowd as they demonstrated skills by reporting news of an earthquake and an FBI raid during the event.

June 24, 2014

How to Jailbreak your iDevice running on iOS 7.1/7.1.1

If you’ve been holding off on upgrading to the latest version of iOS because you’ll lose your Jailbreak stuff, well fret no more because a team of Chinese devs have released a software that can Jailbreak (untethered) supported iDevices running on iOS 7.1 and/or 7.1.1. Head past the break for a quick tutorial on how […]

June 16, 2014

How to stop Facebook from using your web history for ads

As part of bringing advertisements that will appeal more to your interests, Facebook is going to be collecting information from the apps that you use and websites you visit – yes, that means your entire web history will be used by Facebook. If you feel like this is somehow an intrusion to your privacy, scroll […]

June 13, 2014

Photo Showdown – Cherry Mobile Flare S2 VS Google Nexus 5

As some of you may know, the Cherry Mobile Flare S2 carries the same camera sensor used in Google Nexus 5. We did a little test to see if this sub-Php5K smartphone can really produce the same quality of photos with a Google-branded device.

June 12, 2014

How many smartphones did Cherry Mobile release in a year?

Cherry Mobile has released (and continues to release) so many smartphones that it became too difficult for consumers and writers to keep track of all of it. So if you’re curious to know just how many Android handsets the local company released in the span of one year, head past the break and we’ll give […]

June 10, 2014

How to report spam and scam SMS to Globe and Smart

Still getting those pesky spam and scam text messages on your mobile phones? One of the ways you can do to get rid of them is to report those numbers to your telecommunications service provider for deactivation. Read on to learn how to do it.

June 08, 2014

2014 Yamaha International Motor Show in Manila

Yamaha Motor Philippines recently launched the 2014 Yamaha International Motor Show with a bang last June 4, 2014.

May 27, 2014

LG shows off full specs, photos, & features of new LG G3

With the official release of the LG G3 just around the corner, the company’s website in Netherlands reveals the full list of specs for its new flagship smartphone. It also comes with the phone’s new features and product photos for those who simply couldn’t wait for the announcement.

May 24, 2014

FAA flaunts first locally-made Supercars at 2014 Trans Sport Show

Now here’s something we Filipinos can truly be proud of. Factor Aurelio Automobile (FAA), the first and premiere supercar automobile manufacturer in the country, showcases two supercars that they made entirely by hand in this year’s Trans Sport Show 2014.

May 09, 2014

Survey shows Android users are hungrier for love than iPhone owners

“Android online daters are promiscuous redheads, iOS daters are rich alcoholics” – that’s what AYI.com, a dating website reveals from a survey they conducted. Is this a fact between Android and iPhone users?

May 09, 2014

How will telcos refund the Php7B they owe subscribers?

Fresh from the announcement of NTC that regular SMS rates should have been Php0.80 instead of Php1.00 since 2011, it has estimated that telcos owe prepaid/postpaid subscribers as much as Php7B worth of refunds.

May 09, 2014

How to avoid “seenzoning” someone on Facebook

Ever since Facebook implemented the “seen” feature on their chatting / messaging service, conversations with friends either improved or got a lot more awkward. The idea is you get to know if your friend has already seen your message and if he/she is ignoring you – hence the term seenzone.

May 09, 2014

How a meshed network connects you with no Internet

The Internet has been the main gear that makes all the other smaller cogs turn about. In other words, Internet has been the vital element of which almost everything we do today is possible. What if we could manage to be connected even without any Internet signal present in the area? That’s exactly what wireless […]

May 06, 2014

How the MRT3 Express Train system works

Before the implementation of the new “Express train” scheme of the MRT-3 (Yellow Line) tomorrow, let’s have a look on its route and schedule.

April 23, 2014

Call to Action: How we can push for faster PH internet

The Philippines was reported to hold the title of having the slowest internet in the ASEAN, and a lot of people are not happy about it. Following Sen. Bam Aquino’s call for investigating why we have slow and expensive internet in the PH, we thought of things that we can possibly have to improve the services that […]

April 22, 2014

This is possibly how the new iPhone 6 would look

We’ve seen some concept images of the upcoming iPhone 6 in the past, but according to reports this new depiction is probably the most accurate concept photo so far as it is based on the latest updates regarding the new flagship smartphone from Apple.

April 20, 2014

How much did PLDT & Globe make from subs in 2013?

Back in March, both Globe and PLDT submitted a report to the SEC regarding the financial state of their respective companies. We reviewed the SEC filing, investor reports and disclosure documents to see how much they made from their subscribers.

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