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May 03, 2012

Sony-Ericsson MW600 Bluetooth Headset, FM Radio

Along with the Sony-Ericsson Live View, we also received this Sony-Ericsson MW600 Hi-Fi Wireless Headset and FM Radio and if you’re wondering if we’re also giving it away, jump over to the bottom part to see how you can score this one too.

June 15, 2011

Is Social Media saving Radio?

Is Social Media saving Radio? Or, is it the other way around? I don’t regularly listen to radio nor watch TV and the only time I tune in is when I’m driving. For some time now, I’ve noticed that both AM and FM radio channels have actually embraced social media — specifically Facebook, Twitter and […]

December 10, 2010

Sony AM/FM ICF-620R Card Radio

So I’ve finally gotten some time to unbox some of the trinkets and stuff I’ve gotten from Japan. Most of them are Apple accessories but this AM/FM pocket radio from Sony looked nifty.

September 10, 2009

5th Gen iPod Nano with Video and FM Radio

As the iPod nano is the world’s most popular music player (hitting 100 million units), Apple today bumped up its specs along with some minor upgrades on the iPod Classic, Shuffle and iPod Touch.

October 15, 2008

Why mobile phones have no AM Radio?

About a year ago, I asked the guys at Nokia Singapore why they don’t have AM radio tuners to pair with the millions of FM tuner capable phones they develop. I thought the answer was in the north of physics, something that had to do with frequency modulation and amplitude modulation. I guessed wrong.

March 30, 2006

More Podcasts than Radio Worldwide

While listening to The Liberal Times Manila podcast, one of the hosts, Dr. Meinardus, was discussing about the growth of podcasting as an alternative to radio. Stats-wise, podcasts has now outnumbered radio stations all over the world. Podcast Like A Champ quotes SiliconRepublic which pegs the total number of radio stations worldwide to 36,000. While […]

September 19, 2014

Wear This: Garmin Fenix 2 Multi-Sport Watch

Garmin has recently introduced the Fenix2 multi-purpose watch in the local market. Targeting multi-sport enthusiasts, the Fenix2 was built to fit the likes of swimmers, hikers, runners, and skiers.

September 18, 2014

BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9983 now official

BlackBerry’s newest luxury smartphone the Porsche Design P’9983 is now official, and it sports a 3.1-inch touch screen display, dual-core Snapdragon S4 Plus CPU, and powered by BlackBerry OS 10.3.

September 15, 2014

Android One devices now official, to be available in PH

Google today launches the first batch of Android One devices namely the Karbonn Sparkle V, Micromax Canvas A1, and Spice Dream Uno. They’re all priced equally and competitively at Rs. 6,399 in India or a sub-5K local price. To add more good news, it will soon be available in the Philippines.

September 15, 2014

Ten incoming ‘phablets’ to watch out for in the PH

Planning to get a new smartphone with a large screen but do not know yet which one to get? We’ve got you covered as we’ve compiled a list of ten newly announced ‘phablets’, including the new Galaxy Notes and the iPhone 6 Plus, that we expect to arrive here in the Philippines.

September 11, 2014

Huawei drops Ascend P2 LTE price to just Php8,990

Huawei Philippines is running an early Christmas promo with the Huawei Ascend P2 LTE with a price drop to just Php8,990. This LTE handset was first announced back in February last year during the MWC 2013.

September 10, 2014

Starmobile Vida: 3.5-inch Android Kitkat for Php2,499

Starmobile has recently announced the latest addition to their Android smartphone portfolio, the Starmobile Vida which is dubbed as the “Most Affordable Android KitKat Smartphone with 3G” connectivity.

September 10, 2014

Cherry Mobile Alpha Luxe vs Nokia Lumia 530

Last night, Cherry Mobile announced its new line of smartphones powered by Windows Phone 8.1 OS. One of those smartphones is the Alpha Luxe. It is aggressively priced at Php4,999 and it poses as an alternative to the similarly priced Nokia Lumia 530. So which one offers the more bang for the buck? Let’s compare […]

September 09, 2014

Full specs of iPhone 6 leaks with shatterproof screen and water-resistant body

With just a little more than 12 hours from its official launch, the iPhone 6’s full specs get detailed in a leak from a Chinese marketing material. What’s surprising is that it won’t just have a scratch-resistant display, but a shatterproof one on top of it being water-resistant. Read the complete specs after the break.

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

Nokia Lumia 530 lands for Php4,990

The Nokia Lumia 530 has finally arrived in the Philippines with a suggested retail price of only Php4,990. The Lumia 530 packs a 4-inch display, Snapdragon 200 quad-core CPU, and runs on Windows Phone 8.1 operating system.

September 04, 2014

Nokia Lumia 735 and Lumia 730 now official

Along with the Lumia 830, Microsoft also launched two new mid-ranged smartphones, namely the Lumia 735 which is an LTE-ready handset and the Lumia 730 which support two SIM cards.

September 04, 2014

Intel introduces the MICA smart luxury bracelet

Intel has introduced a smart bracelet that merges a woman’s luxury accessory with communications technology – the MICA, or the “My Intelligent Communication Accessory.”

September 02, 2014

What is GLONASS?

We often see GLONASS listed on the specifications of most mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones, but it’s arguably one of the useful features that some of us often take for granted or know little about. So we pay tribute to this unsung feature and give you guys a brief overview of what it […]

August 30, 2014

Gionee GPad G5 with hexa-core CPU becomes official

Gionee has made official their latest hexa-core Android smartphone, the Gionee GPad G5. This successor to the GPad G4 was launched in India just yesterday for Rs. 14,999.

August 28, 2014

Acer launches Liquid X1 for Php19,990

Yesterday, Acer Philippines formally launched their new flagship handset in the Philippines — the Acer Liquid X1.

August 26, 2014

Acer announces the SRP of the Liquid X1, priced at $265

One of many new devices that we’ve had the privilege of getting an early look at during this year’s Computex is the Acer Liquid X1. During that time though, the 5.7-inch handset still doesn’t have a price tag, until recently when Acer finally announced that Liquid X1 will be retailed for NT$7,990 or a little […]

August 24, 2014

THL T6S is a quad-core phablet with KitKat for Php3,999

Novo7Tech has announced that they will soon offer the THL T6S – a 5-inch smartphone that features a quad-core processor, 5-megapixel camera, and runs on the latest Android KitKat operating system. Jump past the break for details and availability.

August 23, 2014

BlackBerry Passport’s specs get detailed

Some of the specifications of BlackBerry’s square smartphone, the Passport, have already been revealed but the folks over at N4BB details it down. Below is the full specs list of this first-ever handset with a touch capacitive physical button.

August 22, 2014

Business Mirror owner named chairman of RPN 9

Antonio Cabangon-Chua, the owner of both the Aliw Broadcasting Corporation and the Philippine Business Daily Mirror Publishing Inc., the company that oversees the operation of both BusinessWorld and BusinessMirror, has recently acquired majority stake in Republic of the Philippines Network (RPN9), making him the Chairman of the said network in the process.

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