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August 09, 2011

What is Globe’s Magic IP and why is it free?

Been getting a lot of comments from readers regarding this certain Magic IP from Globe which allegedly allows users to be able to still surf the net even with zero load. So I sent out a message to @talk2globe if they knew anything about it.

July 06, 2009

iPhone 3GS vs. N97, KM900, i8910 and Magic

We’ve got a bunch of high-end touchscreen phones locally available. If you think the iPhone 3GS is out of your budget, I’ve rounded up a number of them here — Samsung i8910 HD, LG KM900, Nokia N97 and HTC Magic — and compared them to the iPhone 3GS.

September 23, 2014

From Good to Great: 5 Tips to Improve Smartphone Photos

A celebrated photographer by the name of Chase Jarvis once said that “the best camera is the one that’s with you”, and nowadays that camera will most likely be the one on your smartphone. Somehow, most of us don’t fully utilize our smartphone’s camera capabilities yet and end up with run-of-the-mill snaps, potentially losing the […]

April 04, 2014

Hearthstone for iPad, now available for download

Just weeks after it exits from open-beta, Blizzard Entertainment has finally begun rolling out the iPad version of their popular online card game, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, starting with Australia, Canada and New Zealand and will eventually be available to other parts of the globe.

March 08, 2013

LG announces 27-inch MT93 IPS Personal Smart TV

Normally, when we talk about Smart TVs we refer to feature-rich TVs with large displays ranging from 42 inches to 84 inches. LG breaks this norm with the announcement of the 27-inch MT93 Personal Smart TV.

April 19, 2012

Sony officially launches Xperia S, P, U in the Philippines

Sony Philippines has officially launched their NXT (Xperia) product line that features 4 new handsets to suit every consumer’s smartphone needs and budget at an event held at the Mind Museum BGC. The event showcased the 3, almost identically designed smartphones, the Xperia S, P and U.

December 05, 2011

Anybody else heard of Cliptec before?

Sat down with the folks from Fine Upgrade to talk about doing some giveaways for YugaTech readers this Christmas. Incidentally, they’re also distributing a new line of products under the brand name Cliptec.

June 05, 2011

Exclusive preview of iOS5 is magical!

There’s some talk that Apple is set to announce their new iOS5 this June at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). We’ll, looks like someone got an exclusive preview of iOS5 and it’s got augmented reality plastered all over it. See video after the jump.

September 10, 2009

I’m ready to quit my iPhone 3G

I’ve been on prepaid since I got a mobile phone ten years ago. The only time I was convince to get into a postpaid plan was when I got an iPhone 3G subscription plan from Globe. And for the last 12 months, I thought it was well worth it.

July 19, 2009

HTC Magic with Android now on Smart Gold

The only closest touchscreen handset that could probably match the iPhone 3G is the HTC Magic with Google’s Android OS. And now that its exclusively available only for Smart Gold subscribers, you can grab one for just Php3,000 under Plan 3500.

June 15, 2009

HTC Magic: Globe brings Google G2 home

Thinking that Globe already has the exclusive rights to carry the iPhone 3G in the Philippines, other networks would grab competing handsets like the Google Android G2 phone (aka HTC Magic).

May 14, 2007

Playing Magic: The Gathering

The last time I played Magic: The Gathering was way back in college. I was also playing the PC version to practice using other colors I don’t normally use (Blue and White cards). I don’t have cards of my own so I usually borrow from friends or make up a deck from hand-me downs. Those […]

April 27, 2007

Ratified.org – Tracking the Top Philippine Blogs

I’ve been maintaining my old list of the Philippine Top 100 Blogs according to Technorati for a year now. A lot of bloggers are curious how I maintain it and some even thought it was done automagically (!). I wish I was able to update it automatically on a daily basis. Nope, I don’t have […]

July 18, 2006

Jollibee Website on Black Magic

Discussions at the SEO Philippines Yahoogroups points at the Jollibee Food Corp.’s website implementing some black magic (read: blackhat seo). See sample page here. You can view the hidden text by pressing Ctrl + A and scroll down on that page to highlight them. More SEO magic if you view the source code (Ctrl + […]

September 23, 2014

Sony A5100 lands locally, priced at Php34,999

Sony Philippines has recently announced the local pricing of one of the company’s latest mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras, the Sony a5100.

September 16, 2014

Canon EOS 7D Mark II now official

As early as last year, there have already been talks about a possible successor to the now ageing Canon 7D. However, it’s only recently that the Japanese camera maker decided to unveil the long-awaited replacement which is dubbed as the Canon EOS 7D Mark II.

September 11, 2014

Cherry Mobile Alpha Play first impressions

Apart from stunning the crowd by adding to new affordable Windows Phone handsets in to their roster, Cherry Mobile has another trick up its sleeves last night and it comes in the form of their first Windows tablet – the CM Alpha Play.

September 02, 2014

Cherry Mobile TV Box first impressions

Cherry Mobile has caused quite a stir in the local tech scene after showcasing two of their latest non-smartphone offerings, the Ultra On The Go and the CM TV Box. We’ve already shared with your our quick unboxing of CM’s new 4G/LTE Pocket Wi-Fi, now it’s time for their new Android set-top box to get […]

August 10, 2014

Do you miss the old LTE speeds?

About 2 or 3 years ago, LTE connectivity became a reality in the country. Very few countries in Asia had it and the Philippines was among the few who got in first. It was heaven-sent especially to the ones how had LTE-capable smartphones.

June 17, 2014

Movie and TV spoilers on social media – What’s the deal?

So you’ve seen the season finale of Game of Thrones. There were just so much intense scenes that happened and you feel like you need to share it to everyone. So what’s the first thing you do? You go to Facebook and tell the whole world that the scene where (insert character name here) dies […]

January 07, 2014

Alcatel One Touch POP C9, a 5.5-inch Android phablet

Alcatel just blew up their recent One Touch Magic low-end Android smartphone into a whopping 5.5-inch phablet, the Alcatel One Touch POP C9.

December 28, 2013

Gionee Elife E6 Review

Gionee’s latest flagship phone for the PH takes the form of the Elife E6. It has a full HD display, a quad-core CPU, a 13 megapixel camera paired with a 5MP front-facing snapper & a design that stands out from the crowd in a way. Does Gionee have the potential to take the local market […]

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.

October 26, 2013

Huawei Ascend D1 Quad XL goes on sale for Php7,990

Originally sold for Php18,990, the Huawei Ascend D1 Quad XL (U9510E) can now be had for Php7,990 as part of Huawei Philippines’ early Christmas promo.

August 16, 2013

Alcatel to launch 6-inch One Touch Scribe Pro?

Alcatel had a good run with their One Touch Scribe smartphones, particularly with the 5-inch One Touch Scribe HD. Looks like the company is planning to take it a notch higher, or bigger, with the One Touch Scribe Pro – a 6-incher with quad-core CPU and large battery.

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