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May 30, 2014

Honda unveils Civic 2.0 EL MUGEN & Civic 1.8 E Modulo

Honda today announces the availability of its refreshed models in the Civic lineup. This marks the company’s third model launch of this year, and introduces a slew of factory-installed accessories that come as standard. Meet the Civic 2.0 EL MUGEN and Civic 1.8 E Modulo.

January 20, 2014

Snapdragon 805 to have UFS 2.0 memory module

As tablets and smartphones become more and more powerful, it’s only logical for manufacturers to start looking for better storage solutions. That’s exactly what Qualcomm has in mind, which is why they collaborated with Toshiba to include a UFS 2.0 module on the upcoming Snapdragon 805 SoC.

October 29, 2013

Motorola announces Project Ara modular smartphone

Motorola has just announced Project Ara, a free, open hardware platform for creating highly modular smartphones.

September 12, 2013

Phonebloks, a Lego-esque modular smartphone

A Dutch designer has come up with an interesting concept for a smartphone called Phonebloks that lets users replace and upgrade parts similar to what you do with a Lego block.

December 27, 2012

Toshiba develops refocusing camera module for smartphones

Toshiba Corp. plans to bring smartphone photography to a whole new level by developing a camera module that lets a user refocus an image even after it was already taken.

October 13, 2012

Alcatel announces One Touch Evo7 modular tablet

Alcatel has announced its latest Android tablet with an optional 3G module, the 7-inch Alcatel One Touch Evo7.

January 14, 2011

Modu Phone to become a Collector’s Item?

According to a news report from BGR, Modu Ltd. (makers of Modu phone, the smallest cellphone in the world) will be shutting down operations next month.

February 24, 2010

Modu Phone Review

You don’t need to spend a lot of time with the Modu phone to realize if it’s for you or not. I guess it all boils down to how it fits with your lifestyle. Read: Modu Phone Review

December 04, 2009

Modu Phone Review

You don’t need to spend a lot of time with the Modu phone to realize if it’s for you or not. I guess it all boils down to how it fits with your lifestyle.

September 04, 2009

Modu: World’s Lightest Phone has arrived

At only under 43 grams, the modu phone is the world’s lightest cellphone and it’s now available in the Philippines thru Globe Telecom.

July 27, 2014

Smart Bands/Watches look out, Keychains are also getting smarter

These days, smart bands and smart watches are all the rage. But Dr. Ezzat Bakhoum, a professor of Electrical Engineering at University of Florida, seems uninterested with this entire wearable fad and thinks that consumers are better off using his invention, the Smart Keychain.

July 22, 2014

Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon 2014 now on Villman for Php93k

Lenovo’s new Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook is now available on Villman, sporting a 14-inch HD+ display, Intel Core i5 CPU, 4GB RAM, 256GB SSD, and a Php93k price tag.

June 29, 2014

Bose Home Theater Weekend Sale, up to 50% discount

Bose Philippines is running a two-day sale for some of their home theater offerings and is giving away up to 50% discount on select items. Head past the break to see which Bose items are on sale and its respective discounted price.

June 25, 2014

Honda unveils all new Jazz starting at Php768,000

Honda Philippines launches the third generation Jazz that is dubbed “The One”. It combines a fresh look with new technologies to achieve more dynamic performance, fuel economy, and overall functionality.

June 17, 2014

Apple Certified Refurbished iPhone 5 now available in PH

Yesterday, we received an email from a local PR firm announcing the availability of Apple Certified Pre-owned iPhone 5 in the country.

June 17, 2014

Samsung is working on a Smart Bike

One of the perks of being as big of a company as Samsung is the luxury to channel resources in other fields to further grow their business and create new jobs in the process. That’s exactly what Samsung is looking to do when they launched the Maestro Academy in Italy, and one of their projects […]

June 01, 2014

SOL Republic Steve Aoki Tracks HD Quick Review

Hot on the heels of its local debut, Pismo Digital sent us a SOL Republic Steve Aoki Tracks HD to take for a spin. And after spending a few days with it, we’re ready to share our thoughts to you guys about this sleek set of cans.

May 24, 2014

Toshiba will manufacture Project Ara’s processors

On an unexpected note, it looks like we’ll be seeing Toshiba-made CPUs once Google’s Project Ara becomes available on January. There are also three types of processors that the Japanese company will supply Google.

May 20, 2014

Alleged Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime leaked

Samsung has been making short strides to make their handset look/feel premium and it’s evident on some of their recent devices. But rumor has it though that the company is about to up the ante even further with the alleged Galaxy S5 Prime which is said to have a chassis made of aluminum and better […]

May 13, 2014

Project Ara to have Sennheiser’s audio expertise

Many have been waiting for the arrival of this module-based smartphone for the simple reason that you can just buy the specific parts you need to build your very own handset. Now, those who consider themselves audiophiles can appreciate this device even more as Sennheiser partners up with Phonebloks – the development group behind the […]

April 17, 2014

A working Project Ara phone only costs under Php4,400

Google shows off a prototype version of the module-based Project Ara along with a list of updates that you need to know if you’re interested about the upcoming build-it-yourself smartphone. The company is confident that building a working Project Ara would only cost under $100 or around Php4,400.

April 09, 2014

Google’s Project Ara prototype to finish “within weeks”

Phonebloks has released a video showing the updates on the build-it-yourself smartphone. One of the main highlights of the video is how the Project Ara‘s modules attach and dettach from its endoskeleton using electro-permanent magnets. We also might see a prototype version coming very soon.

April 09, 2014

OPPO N1 Review

OPPO will formally make its presence known in the Philippines tomorrow, adding to more than a dozen global, regional and local brands in the market. Along with it are 5 new handsets, including the Oppo N1 with its rotating 13-megapixel rear camera. Check out our full review after the break.

March 27, 2014

DIY smartphone Project Ara: What are your specs?

So we’ve seen Samsung’s Galaxy S5 flagship phone. There’s also Sony’s Xperia Z2 and even the All-new HTC One. With these companies giving us a set of fixed specs, I say forget about all the hoopla for a second and instead, you tell us what you want to see in your smartphone when Google’s DIY […]

March 12, 2014

OnePlus One smartphone fits 5.5” display in 5” body

OnePlus has been raving on an upcoming smartphone that is determined to beat popular main players in terms of innovations. The latest update on the OnePlus One involves its Full HD 5.5-inch JDI display to fit inside a 5-inch body.

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