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September 23, 2014

7 weird gadgets that we want in the Philippines

Tech gadgets vary from category to category – there are smartphones, smart watches, and even smart eyewear. Others, because of their cleverness and function, can also be considered smart devices themselves. Here are 7 weird gadgets that we still want in the Philippines.

September 17, 2014

Steam payments now priced in Philippine Peso

Having a hard time computing for USD money you’ll be spending when purchasing new games from Steam? Worry not, as the entertainment platform started to convert prices to our local currency.

September 16, 2014

What to expect when Android One arrives in Philippines

We’ve reported on what Android One is all about and we saw the first family of devices launched yesterday. During this event Google also announced the pending arrival to our local shores. What should we expect from the tech giant when the said program arrives in the Philippines?

September 04, 2014

Lenovo Thinkpad 8 now available in the Philippines

The Lenovo Thinkpad 8, the company’s 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet which was announced early this year is now available for purchase in the Philippines for around Php25k.

September 02, 2014

Jawbone UP24 launches in the Philippines for Php8,590

Jawbone has officially launched in the Philippines the UP24, the company’s latest fitness tracker that provides you feedback on your activity, calories burned, diet, and sleep.

August 17, 2014

ASUS lists down stores selling Zenfone 6 in the Philippines

ASUS Philippines on its Facebook page lists down the stores that sell the top model in the Zenfone family — the Zenfone 6.

August 13, 2014

Misfit Shine launched in the Philippines for Php6,850

PowerMac today launched a new activity monitor called the Misfit Shine. This watch functions as an activity monitor and sleep monitor that is waterproof up to 50 meters.

August 02, 2014

JobStreet’s Top 5 Most Preferred Employers in the Philippines

JobStreet.com, the country’s most popular online job portal, has published their list of the top Most Preferred Employers in the country today. One of them is a technology services and outsourcing company.

July 30, 2014

The Philippine Star app for the iPhone and iPad

Need your daily fix of fresh news straight to your iOS device? Then you might want to check out The Philippine Star app designed for both the iPhone and iPad.

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 25, 2014

Nokia Lumia 930 now available in the Philippines

Microsoft has announced that the Nokia Lumia 930 flagship smartphone is now available in the Philippines with a price tag of under Php30K.

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 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

The 3 biggest Internet companies in the Philippines

World Startup Report (WSR) has recently published their latest report showcasing the biggest Internet companies in each country. Read on to find out who’s our biggest here in the Philippines, and around the world, for 2014.

July 15, 2014

The slimmest smartphones in the Philippines

Smartphones nowadays are mostly flaunted because of their specs and pricing. But there are other factors that can also be considered as great advantages and one of them is a thin profile. With large screens, it’s good to know that these phones can easily slide in your pockets. Take a look at the slimmest smartphones […]

June 30, 2014

Philippine Net Speed now at 2.1Mbps, up from 1.4Mbps

During the first quarter of 2013, Akamai reports that average Philippine Internet Speed was at 1.4Mbps. One year later (Q1 2014), the average internet speed jumped to 2.1Mbps or about 49% increase year-on-year.

June 21, 2014

GoPro Hero 4 coming to the Philippines in October

If you’re still deciding to get a GoPro Hero 3+ anytime soon, you might want to re-think that again as the Hero 4 is expected to arrive in the Philippines sometime in October.

June 21, 2014

BlackBerry Z3 coming to the Philippines this July

We just got word that the Blackberry Z3 will be released in the Philippines next month. This according to a source close to the mobile phone company.

June 20, 2014

LG G3 coming to the Philippines on July 1

We’ve confirmed the other day that the LG G3 is coming to the Philippines on July 1, 2014. This after the global launch that was held last May 28 that we attended in Singapore.

June 10, 2014

Senate approves Philippine Lemon Law of 2014

The Senate has approved the SBN 2211 or the Philippine Lemon Law of 2014 which aims to strengthen consumer protection in the purchase of brand new motor vehicles.

June 09, 2014

Xiaomi makes Philippine presence official

Over lunch today Xiaomi VP for Global Hugo Barra (a former Google exec) presented their MI line-up to us and explained the preparations they’ve made for the consumer launch of Mi smartphones in the Philippines.

June 07, 2014

Xiaomi puts up webpage for Philippines

We’ve reported last April that popular Chinese mobile brand, Xiaomi, is coming to our shores this year. Looks like they’re getting ready to rollout as they have already put up their wepbage for the Philippines.

June 04, 2014

Rocket Internet brings FoodPanda to Philippines

Rocket Internet, one of the world’s largest e-commerce focused venture capital firm and the organization behind Lazada and Zalora, has officially launched their popular online food delivery platform, FoodPanda, in the country.

June 04, 2014

Chromebooks are coming to the Philippines

Tired of the entry-level Windows machine? It’s a good time to look for options because Google Chromebook is reaching to nine more countries including the Philippines.

June 01, 2014

Video: Senate Hearing on Slow Internet in the Philippines

Last week, the Senate hearing on Slow Internet in the Philippines was held and chaired by Sen. Bam Aquino calling all telcos to explain the state of internet in the Philippines. Several key agencies like the NTC, DTI and DOST were also summoned to shed light on the issue.

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