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August 01, 2014

Lenovo K900 selling at Lazada for Php11,999

Back in May we reported that Abenson was selling the Intel-powered Lenovo K900 for under Php14k. Onwards to the present, we’re now seeing the same Android smartphone selling at Lazada at a cheaper price at just Php11,999.

August 01, 2014

BBM beta now available to Windows Phone

Better late than never. BlackBerry’s popular messaging service, the BBM, has officially arrived to Windows Phone users and is now available for download.

August 01, 2014

CAAP looking to limit the use of Drones in PH

In line with the growing popularity of drones in the country, CAAP has recently released a new memorandum that will regulate the use of Drones, or what the agency considers as an Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles or UAVs.

July 31, 2014

Facebook shuts down built-in mobile chat service, moves to Messenger app

You have probably noticed it by now. Facebook has already shut down their chat service and messages on the main Facebook app and has moved to the standalone Messenger app for iOS and Android.

July 31, 2014

Hugo Barra responds to Xiaomi’s privacy issues

Hugo Barra, Vice President of Xiaomi Global, has published a Q&A on his Facebook page in response to online reports that the Xiaomi Redmi Note has been sending data to Chinese servers without the user’s permission.

July 30, 2014

Apple releases updated Macbook Pro with Retina Display

Apple has unveiled a new set of Macbook Pro with Retina Display which features revamped processor, as well as increased RAM, whilst maintaining the same price tag.

July 28, 2014

ASUS MeMO Pad 7 ME176CX now in the Philippines for Php6,995

The ASUS MeMo Pad 7 (ME176CX), the company’s 7-inch slate that comes with an HD display, 64-bit Intel Atom quad-core CPU and Android KitKat, is now available in the country for under Php7k.

July 28, 2014

New lithium batteries can last two to three times longer

Batteries are one of the major concerns of mobile users today. We want devices with powerful processors and bright displays but the more capable our phones are, the more they drain power from their batteries. Hopefully, these concerns will soon be addressed thanks to researchers who have developed a new lithium battery that could last […]

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 27, 2014

MyPhone launches Rio Craze, prized at Php1,999

Yesterday marks the official debut of the MyPhone Rio Craze – a super-affordable 4-inch Android smartphone that runs on a dual-core processor with 256MB RAM.

July 27, 2014

Flagship Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro official specs revealed

Lenovo Group’s Vice President, Arthur Wei, shows of a photo of the company’s upcoming flagship device – the Vibe Z2 Pro. Along with it comes a rundown of its specs. Scroll past the break for more details.

July 26, 2014

Zendesk opens office in Manila to make regional hub

This week, ZenDesk officially announced they have opened an office in the Philippines, the 4th one in the region.

July 26, 2014

First look at the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+

During the launch of the Lenovo S850 and the A8-50, we also had the chance to play around with the yet-to-be-launched 10-inch tablet dubbed as the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+.

July 23, 2014

Cherry Mobile Tegra Note 7 to launch this Saturday

Cherry Mobile has posted on their Facebook page that they will launch their latest Android slate, the NVIDIA Tegra 4-powered Cherry Mobile Tegra Note 7, this Saturday.

July 23, 2014

Everything you need to know about the “Curse of Naxxramas”

Right around 2AM Manila time, Blizzard has finally released the highly-anticipated expansion of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft dubbed as “Curse of Naxxramas”. Head past the break to see all the stuff you need to know to get you up and running for the new expansion.

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.

July 22, 2014

Philippine Lemon Law signed, to take effect on July 30

President Benigno S. Aquino officially signs the Philippine Lemon Law that basically gives people assurance that their newly-purchased vehicle meets the standards set by the manufacturer. It will take effect starting the end of this month.

July 22, 2014

Gionee to launch world’s thinnest phone at 0.2 inches

After we’ve listed the top phones that have the slimmest build and Gionee taking the top spot, the company plans to prove that it can even go thinner than its Elife S5.5. The upcoming phone, now known only as GN9005, is said to sport a 0.2-inch (or 5mm) thin form factor with a quad-core processor running inside it.

July 20, 2014

Lenovo A8-50 lands, priced at Php10,499

Along with the new Lenovo S850, Lenovo Philippines also launched its new 3G-capable tablet called the Lenovo A8-50 (A5500-HV) which sports an 8-inch High-Definition display and supports full phone functionality.

July 20, 2014

Lenovo PH launches S850, priced at Php13,999

Yesterday marks the local debut of the new Lenovo S850, a stylish 5-inch Android smartphone that runs a 1.3GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.

July 19, 2014

goTenna, lets you send messages even when there’s no cell service

For those times when your cell service provider is not working or when you’re in an area where there’s no coverage, a device called the goTenna keeps you connected by letting you send messages to other goTenna users for free, even if you don’t have a signal or working internet connection.

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.

July 19, 2014

THL 5000 to be available in the Philippines

Novo7 Tech has announced on their Facebook page that they will soon offer the THL 5000 – a 5-inch Full HD octa-core Android smartphone that packs a huge 5,000mAh battery.

July 18, 2014

MSI GT72 Dominator Pro officially announced

MSI has officially announced its latest gaming notebook which features a 17.3-inch Full HD display, 128GB SDD + 1TB HDD, up to 32GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX880M GPU, and Intel Core i7-4710HQ CPU – the GT72 Dominator Pro.

July 18, 2014

Beats Studio + Codisk T801 Action Camera promo

Now here’s a combination you don’t see too often. MSI-ECS, one of the distributors of Beats products in the country, is giving away a free Codisk T801 Action Camera with every purchase of a Beats Studio at one of the participating outlets.

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