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March 23, 2009

Dells sells Pasay operations to Teleperformance

I blogged about this last April 2008 from a tip given to me and though there was no solid evidence then, it turned out to be partially true. Dell Philippines has sold its call center at Mall of Asia, Pasay City to Teleperformance.

October 01, 2013

NBA 2K14 now available in the Philippines

Fans who are waiting for the arrival of NBA 2K14 for the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC, won’t have to wait any longer as the game has already arrived in the country and is available for purchase.

August 08, 2013

Toyota PH holds World of Toyota Motor Show

In commemoration of Toyota’s 25 years in the country, Toyota Philippines will be holding the “World of Toyota” motor show starting this Saturday at the World Trade Center in Pasay City.

August 16, 2012

How’s 10GB a month for Php3,500 on Smart LTE?

This is allegedly the subscription plan which Smart will be offering once they officially launched their LTE service next week. In August 25, Smart LTE will be available to regular subscribers under Plan 3500.

June 03, 2012

Up to 90% off at Nokia Sale today at WTC

Nokia is having a Funtastic Sale today of old and new smartphones here at the World Trade Center tent in Pasay City with discounts up to 90% off.

January 23, 2012

Complete List of Areas with Smart HSPA+ Coverage

According to Smart, these are the areas where their HSPA+ base stations or cell sites are available so you can expect speeds of up to 12Mbps here using Smart Bro Rocket Plug-It.

January 23, 2012

Nokia Phone Price List in the Philippines

These are the latest updated prices of Nokia phone units being sold in Manila, Philippines as of June 2010. The items below were taken from Mega Exchange Store at the CyberZone, Mall of Asia, Pasay City. Update: See updated price list of Nokia Cell Phones for June 2011. Updated: Nokia C3 – Php7,295 Nokia C5 […]

August 11, 2011

Smart Bro Rocket Speed Tests (Metro Manila)

We’ve been doing a lot of speed tests in a number of areas around Metro Manila using the Smart Bro Rocket Plug-It and I’d like to share the results we got in the last 3 days.

August 06, 2011

Complete List of Areas with Smart HSPA+ Coverage

According to Smart, these are the areas where their HSPA+ base stations or cell sites are available so you can expect speeds of up to 12Mbps here using Smart Bro Rocket Plug-It.

November 13, 2009

Speaking at CEL Manila Tomorrow!

Consumer Electronics Live! (CEL Manila 2009) starts today until Sunday at the World Trade Center, Pasay City. I will be speaking at a panel tomorrow afternoon so drop by if you can.

July 12, 2009

Nokia Phone Price List in the Philippines

These are the latest updated prices of Nokia phone units being sold in Manila, Philippines as of June 2010. The items below were taken from Mega Exchange Store at the CyberZone, Mall of Asia, Pasay City. Update: See updated price list of Nokia Cell Phones for June 2011. Updated: Nokia C3 – Php7,295 Nokia C5 […]

August 10, 2008

A ton of events this September

Busy month is coming ahead this September. Check out the list of conferences and summit you might be interested to attend.

December 18, 2007

Microsoft Philippines sued for Piracy!

Now that one’s for the books! A Pasay City School has filed a law suit against Microsoft Philippines for pirating copyrighted material. [ Digg this! ]

March 23, 2006

Is the Philippines really hot with Call Centers?

I’m seeing a lot of reports, news and all raves about the Philippines being the center of attention for the call center industry (or is that contact center?). But, is the Philippines the primary destination? Statistics would show we’re not. Last week, reports came out that Apple will be opening up a tech support facility […]

March 06, 2006

Wizard Kiosk: Self-service Wifi

(blogging from BlueWave Mall, Macapagal Avenue, Pasay City) Bluewave has this serve-serve Wifi kiosk provided by Wizard Kiosk. This is the 3rd public wifi service aside from Globe WiZ and Airborne Access I know of. This one though is only found and available here at the Bluewave Mall along Macapagal highway in Pasay. Basically, there’s […]

February 22, 2006

Free WiFi Hotspot Hot List

Will be using this entry to compile a list of free WiFi hospots all over Metro Manila (and maybe the rest of the Philippines as well). If you know of any other free WiFi hospots that are free, please leave a note here so i can update my list. ;) Cyberzone, SM Megamall Building B […]

July 14, 2005

Speaking Engagements

Talks delivered on Workshops, Forums, Seminars and Conferences Note: Send email to abeolandres {at} gmail.com for inquiries on speaking fees, workshop/seminar modules, training proposals and retainer fees on consulting. Roundtable Discussion on Search Engine Marketing Ateneo Graduate School of Business Rockwell Center, Makati City August 10, 2009 IFRLY-FNF eSeminar on Blogging, Social Media and Internet […]

June 05, 2013

Invite: Toshiba Consumer Product Launch on June 20

This opportunity came very timely so I grabbed it immediately — we’re inviting 100 of our YugaTech readers to a product launch this June 20. This is your chance to get 1st-hand experience at what we normally do during our media/blogger coverage locally and abroad.

March 13, 2013

LG Optimus G Review

LG’s back-to-back release of the Nexus 4 and Optimus G has placed it back among the top of flagship choices this quarter. As the fraternal twin of the Nexus 4, the Optimus G shares a lot of similarities with the former both in design and hardware specification. Check out our full review of the LG […]

December 23, 2012

Smart LTE speed test on Sony Xperia V LTE

One of the first LTE smartphones to arrive and be available to subscribers is the Sony Xperia V LTE. It was launched in the Philippines around 2nd week of December and offered by Smart under UnliData Plan 2000.

June 12, 2011

What’s the deal with Globe’s HSPA+?

During the media launch of Globe’s Tonino Lamborghini Tattoo launch last week, I sat down with Peter Bithos (Head of Consumer Division) to talk more about the telco’s roll-out and their 10Mbps mobile internet offering.

February 08, 2009

Sun Cellular 3G: Speed Up, Price Down

Here’s some good news for people looking into budget 3G internet. Sun Cellular Wireless Broadband has upgraded its network to 3.5G (HSDPA) and dropped its unlimited monthly subscription fees to Sun subscribers.

October 12, 2006

At Php4/hour, will the net cafe business go bust?

An article on Inq7.net today points out to a booming internet cafe industry in Davao City. The business is so competitive that one only has to pay as low as 4 to 8 pesos an hour to surf the net. Now, doesn’t Php4/hour spell the death of this lucrative business? Here in Makati, the cheapest […]

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