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March 10, 2014

Funny and amazing stuff about tech in the Philippines

From being the text messaging capital of the world to becoming one of the top IT outsourcing hubs in the planet, the Philippines has certainly achieved a lot especially when it comes to anything that involves tech. For that we’re going to list some of the funny and amazing stuff about the technology industry in […]

March 03, 2014

Qube’s 8-inch quad-core PhoneTab retails Php6,990

Qube, the local electronics retailer, introduced an 8-inch phablet as part of broadening the company’s lineup of devices. The PhoneTab is available online and ships free, among other included freebies.

February 19, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo – 6 cores at Php29,000

Following the success of the Galaxy Note 3, Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 3 Neo in India.

January 01, 2014

Top earning BPO companies in the Philippines

Are you planning to start a career in the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry this 2014 but don’t know yet which company to work for? This list might help. Here are the top earning BPO companies in the Philippines.

December 12, 2013

Smart offers Nexus 5 at Plan 1500, Php23k on pre-paid

Smart and LG today launched the Google Nexus 5 here at the Jump Center in MegaMall. The handset will be exclusive to Smart until the foreseeable future, according to reps from LG.

December 11, 2013

Sony Walkman NWZ-WH505 now available locally

Sony Philippines has recently launched their two new Walkman WH-series headphones, namely the NWZ-WH505 and NWZ-WH303, in the country and in time for the holiday season.

November 27, 2013

LG 55EA9800 Curved OLED TV lands locally

Today marks the local debut of the LG 55EA9800 or more commonly known in the tech circuit as LG’s very own Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) TV with a curved display panel.

August 23, 2013

Sony Xperia Z Ultra launched, priced in the Philippines

Sony’s gigantic 6.4-inch, Snapdragon 800-powered Android smartphone, the Xperia Z Ultra, is now officially available in the Philippines.

November 28, 2012

Enjoy Philippines launches Enjoy VIP PH mobile app

Enjoy Philippines, a VIP privilege program has just launched their mobile app called Enjoy VIP PH that lets you enjoy discounts and privileges by simply flashing your smartphone at participating establishments.

March 02, 2012

Digital Commerce Association of the Philippines

We’ve started the talks since early last year and have recently founded a new group or association of digital commerce players in the Philippines. This new non-profit, non-stock organization is formally called the DCOM (or Digital Commerce Association of the Philippines).

December 15, 2010

Redfox Technology Innovation Center

I got private tour of Redfox’s new headquarters the other day. They called it the Redfox Technology Innovation Center since the whole building showcases everything the Filipino tech company has developed and brought into the Philippines thru the years.

October 19, 2010

How your gadgets are priced in the Philippines

I’ve always wondered how gadgets (or electronic appliances) are priced when they land in the Philippines. Been asking around and doing some research and here’s what I got from various sources.

February 12, 2009

KGB Philippines lays off 600+ agents

A source from inside KGB Philippines sent a tip about the latest mass lay off of agents in KGB Philippine’s Sta. Rosa contact center. The head count — 600 and growing.

February 03, 2008

Google Data Center in Malaysia; why not the Philippines?

Drew points us to a brewing discussion at Slashdot over a possible new Asian Data Center being planned by Google. Rumor is that it’s going to be Malaysia though reports indicate Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, India and Vietnam to be ideal candidates as well. Wait, why isn’t the Philippines even in the picture?

January 17, 2008

Dell Philippines to enter PC retail?

That came as a surprise. Read from the Inquirer that Dell Philippines is targeting the PC retail market in the country. Is the Philippine market for desktop PCs huge enough for Dell to join in the fierce competition that’s already fought by Acer, IBM, HP and Lenovo?

November 15, 2006

iPod Prices in the Philippines

One way in retaining accidental visitors to your blog via search engines is to direct them to what they’re looking for. In SEO, they call it landing pages, right? Here’s an example. If you search for “iPod prices in the Philippines“, my blog is ranked #1 in Google and in Yahoo. However, that page which […]

June 29, 2006

The Acer Service Center Inventory Sale

Just found this in my Yahoo inbox. Acer Service Center is running an Inventory Sale of up to 50% off on laptops, desktops, lcd monitors. I normally shrug this off but take a good look at these great deals: Acer Ferrari 3400WLMi (AMD Turion 64, 512MB RAM, 80GB HDD, DVD, 128MB Radeon X600, 15.4″) Before: […]

July 13, 2005

Want a Call Center job?

Update: Go check out our list of Call Center Job openings here! If you are looking for a job at a Philippine Call Center, leave a comment. I will refer you to an (HR) friend in Convergys Philippines. I cannot guarantee that you automatically land the job, though. You still need to get thru the […]

April 08, 2014

I.T. industry, among the highest paying for fresh graduates

JobStreet.com recently published their Annual Salary Report showing which industries give the highest paying jobs for fresh graduates in the Philippines. Among them are the Information Technology, Telecommunications, and BPO industries.

April 06, 2014

Gionee Elife E7 Review

Not so long ago, Gionee arrived in the Philippines with their flagship phone – the Elife E6. It did really great for a first timer, but some people weren’t able to take the slow processor for the price. After our review of that, we were positive that its successor, the Elife E7, will strengthen the […]

April 02, 2014

Open-line CloudFone Excite 400dx comes with interchangeable batteries

Previously exclusive to Globe’s Postpaid Plan, the now open-line CloudFone Excite 400dx is available locally and includes 3000mAh and 1400mAh batteries upon purchase — all for under Php3,000.

January 27, 2014

Honda Accord 9th Generation has arrived

Parañaque, Philippines – Honda Philippines has recently announced the arrival of the ninth iteration of their popular four-door Sedan, the Honda Accord 2014.

January 15, 2014

Motorcycle problems in the PH need to be addressed

I’m not a fan of motorcycles. Sure, they’re somewhat cool to look at and they’re really fast, but my experiences with them are a little off – they’re not the safest vehicle in the road, accidents are frequently associated with them, rowdy motorists cut impatiently through traffic & they’re often tools used by criminals riding […]

January 14, 2014

Sony PlayStation 4 has finally arrived

Sony’s highly-anticipated PlayStation 4 from has finally reached our shore and it tagged along a few accessories for a more immersive gaming experience.

January 02, 2014

CAAP now allows in-flight use of text and internet

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) recently announced that it is now allowing plane passengers to use their phones, tablets, and laptops inside the plane but with a few limitations.

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