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September 11, 2014

Viber 5.0 rolls out, now supports video calling

Popular free messaging app for Android and iOS, Viber, just got updated to version 5.0 and now offers more features and enhancements, including support for video calls.

September 11, 2014

5 “innovations” for iPhone 6 not new to Android phones

Apple already unveiled its newest handsets – the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Along with them come features that are pleasant and new to the ears of iFans but have already been experienced by Android users for quite some time now. We list down these features for comparison’s sake.

September 11, 2014

Samsung, HTC, Sony, OnePlus, ASUS react to iPhone 6

The launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is a milestone for Apple, but it was also a chance for mobile companies to take a shot at the new iPhone for finally breaking the 4-inch barrier. Read their messages below.

September 11, 2014

Close to 5 million Gmail usernames, passwords exposed

4.93 million private usernames and passwords from Gmail were posted to a Russian Bitcoin forum site last Tuesday, according to reports.

September 11, 2014

Swiftkey Keyboard coming to the iPhone and iPad next week

Swiftkey Keyboard, one of the most popular keyboard app for Android is finally coming to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch on September 17.

September 10, 2014

Android L is Lion according to Nexus 5 (2014) leak

Okay, let’s take a quick break from all the iPhone 6 noise and check out this leak for all the Android fans out there. According to a benchmark result, the upcoming Nexus phone could be the Nexus 5 (2014). In addition, the benchmark most likely revealed the next Android 5.0 version – Android Lion.

September 10, 2014

LTFRB to require GPS installed in public buses

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) will soon require all public utility buses (PUBs) to have GPS (Global Position System) installed so their location and speed can be monitored while on the road.

September 10, 2014

7 Things You Need To Know About Apple’s Big Event

Apple had a lot of announcements today, relevant to consumers, journalists, developers and people in the industry altogether. With that said, we summarize the whole event into 7 things – 7 things you need to know about Apple’s September event 2014.

September 10, 2014

Apple Pay aims to replace the credit card with NFC

Combine Passbook, Touch ID & the new iPhone 6s’ NFC capabilities and you get Apple Pay – the company’s way of saying you shouldn’t have your credit cards in your wallets.

September 09, 2014

Motorola to soon offer its own earbuds and power banks

Last week, Motorola’s IFA limelight focused on its new smartphones namely the next-gen Moto X and Moto G, but along with it are two new nifty devices that will compliment the mentioned smartphones – meet the Moto Hint earbuds and the Power Pack Micro.

September 09, 2014

Meizu MX4 Pro to launch with 2K display and 4GB RAM?

After unveiling the Meizu MX4 last week, it seems that the Chinese manufacturer is also planning to come out with different variants just like the big players we see today. A leak suggests that an MX4 Pro is on its way which is a tough version with an upgraded display, better camera, and a whopping 4GB […]

September 09, 2014

12 Tips to Boost your WiFi Signal at Home

Aside form the TV set or the ref, the WiFi router can be considered as one of the most common device in any household. For the most part, it is installed and configured by the ISP which provides it for free with a subscription. But there are times when WiFi signal or internet speed seems […]

September 08, 2014

Apple iPhone 6 – Here’s what to expect

Apple’s iPhone 6 could very well make its official appearance this September 9 (September 10 at 1am in the Philippines). The company only announced an event and nothing more – leaving all their fans wondering in the dark. But we’re betting that the much-awaited iPhone will be one of the main highlights. Here’s a quick rundown […]

September 07, 2014

Smart brings Wikipedia Zero to PH

Smart Communications and Wikimedia foundation have recently inked a deal which will allow the two parties to give Smart, Talk ‘N Text and Sun Cellular subscribers free and unlimited access to Wikipedia through the initiative called Wikipedia Zero.

September 07, 2014

Lenovo Miix 2 11 now available, starts at Php38k

Announced way back in January, the Lenovo Miix 2 11 is now available in the Philippines with the base configuration starting at just under Php38k over at Villman.

September 06, 2014

Alcatel OneTouch Hero 8: 8-inch Full HD tablet with LTE

Along with the OneTouch Hero 2, Alcatel has also announced the OneTouch Hero 8 – an 8-inch slate that features a Full HD display, LTE connectivity, and powered by an octa-core CPU.

September 06, 2014

Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2: 6-inch Full HD, LTE, octa-core CPU

Alcatel has recently unveiled it’s latest phablet offering that sports a 6-inch Full HD display, LTE connectivity, and powered by MediaTek’s MT6592 true octa-core CPU – the OneTouch Hero 2.

September 05, 2014

Moto X (2014) now official with 1080p AMOLED screen

Motorola officially launches the 2014 Moto X (rumored to be Moto X+1) which is accompanied by impressive specs. It flaunts a 5.2-inch 1080p AMOLED display that’s reinforced with Corning’s Gorilla Glass. Inside, a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 2GB of RAM, and up to 32GB of internal storage run the show.

September 05, 2014

Motorola announces new Moto G, starts at $180

Motorola has officially announced the 2nd-gen Moto G which now sports a 5-inch HD display, dual front speakers, and powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 400 quad-core CPU and Android 4.4.4 KitKat.

September 05, 2014

Xperia Z3 & Galaxy Note 4 – The Two Front-runners

With almost a simultaneous launch, both the Sony Xperia Z3 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 are the top of the line devices from their respective lineup. We take a quick look at both of their specs and see where each company is targeting their current front-runners.

September 05, 2014

Lenovo Vibe X2 officially announced, priced at $399

Along with the Vibe Z2, Lenovo has also announced at the IFA the Vibe X2, sporting a body with a layered design, 5-inch Full HD display, LTE connectivity, Dual-SIM support, and powered by a MediaTek 4G LTE True8Core CPU.

September 05, 2014

Lenovo Vibe Z2 officially announced, priced at $429

Lenovo has officially announced their first 64-bit smartphone that sports a 5.5-inch HD display, LTE connectivity, Dual-SIM capability, 3,000mAh battery, and powered by a Snapdragon 410 64-bit quad-core CPU – the Vibe Z2.

September 04, 2014

Bose’s clearance sale drops prices on its audio systems

Bose is holding a clearance sale starting tomorrow (September 5, 2014) all the way till Sunday. This three-day event offers discounts for their quality audio products such as home theater speakers, headphones, and Wi-Fi music systems. Citibank holders also get extra perks and additional discounts.

September 04, 2014

Mi PH to open Xiaomi Redmi 1S pre-registration at 6 p.m.

Mi Philippines has announced on their Facebook page that they will open pre-registration for those who are planning to buy a Xiaomi Redmi 1S smartphone at Lazada in the next sale.

September 04, 2014

Western Digital introduces My Book Duo premium RAID storage

Westerd Digital has recently introduced the My Book Duo, a premium storage solution that utilizes two drives, hardware-level RAID and USB 3.0 for ultra-fast data transfers.

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