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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 […]

February 26, 2015

SKK Mobile Lynx to go on sale for Php3,999

SKK Mobile now touts one of the most affordable octa-core smartphones in the country as it reveals the initial price offering for its new Lynx smartphone.

February 23, 2015

Bose SoundTouch 30 Quick Review

We’ve already given you our thoughts regarding the company’s SoundTouch 20, and now we have in our hands its bigger sibling — the Bose SoundTouch 30. It basically has the same functionalities and features as the smaller model but what would make you want to buy it? Read on this quick review and find out. 

February 19, 2015

SKK Mobile Lynx unveiled, Octa-Core with 13MP camera

SKK Mobile has just announced its newest offering, the octa-core Lynx packed with Android 4.4.2 KitKat and a rear 13-megapixel camera in tow.

February 18, 2015

MyPhone Uno gets priced, to be available on Friday

Android One smartphones for the Philippines were launched yesterday. One of these phones is the MyPhone Uno and we finally received its SRP and its availability.

February 17, 2015

Cherry Mobile One Free Under Sun Cellular Plan 399

In addition to Smart, Sun Cellular also announced that they’ve added the newly-launched Cherry Mobile One to their roster and will be offered with a minimal cash-out under of just Php500 the Sun Plan 399.

February 17, 2015

Cherry Mobile One First Impressions

Along with MyPhone, Cherry Mobile is one of the first two local brands that partnered with Google to spearhead the Android One initiative in the Philippines, and their first Android One smartphone is conveniently called the Cherry Mobile One.

February 17, 2015

MyPhone Uno, Android One for PH, launches w/ official specs

Google today launches its Android One which offers low-cost handsets with decent internals. The company partnered with two local smartphone makers, and one is MyPhone with its Uno. See the official specs after the break.

February 13, 2015

Lenovo P70 hands-on, first impressions

Along with the Lenovo S90 and A5000 smartphones, Lenovo also launched the Lenovo P70 – a 5-inch mid-ranger qith MediaTek quad-core CPU, Dual-SIM support with LTE connectivity, and a solid battery capacitiy of 4000mAh.

February 12, 2015

Lenovo P70 with 4,000mAh battery locally priced

Lenovo Philippines has announced the local price of the Lenovo P70, the dual-SIM Android smartphone that we reported yesterday which features a 5-inch HD display, MediaTek octa-core CPU, LTE connectivity, and a large 4000mAh battery.

February 11, 2015

Lenovo P70: 5-inch, octa-core, LTE, 4000mAh battery

Lenovo has recently launched in China the P70 smartphone which packs a 5-inch HD display, MediaTek octa-core CPU, LTE connectivity, and a large 4000mAh battery.

February 11, 2015

Starmobile Up HD Now Official, Priced at Php4,990

Starmobile has recently added a new variant to its steadily expanding Up series smartphones – the Starmoblie Up HD. It’s a dual-SIM smartphone rocking a 4.7-inch IPS 720p display and runs on a quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz.

February 08, 2015

HTC Desire Eye Quick Review

The latest flagship smartphone to be announced by HTC is the Desire Eye and while the handset company no longer distributes in the Philippines, they’re still very much active in neighboring countries like Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. Our review unit was bought at the HKIA during our lay-over flight to Kota Kinabalu last week.

February 07, 2015

SKK V2 hands-on, first impressions

Announced several months back, the SKK  V2 is obviously positioned to folks who aspire for the very popular LG G2 but could not afford the steep price. SKK came out with almost exact copy of the G2 running Android 4.4 Kitkat and offering it a much lower price of Php4,999.

February 05, 2015

Cherry Mobile Cosmos One Plus Review

Last month, Cherry Mobile announced the Cosmos One Plus, the company’s latest flagship smartphone. It packs a 5.5-inch Full HD display with Gorilla Glass 2, MediaTek octa-core CPU, 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, dual-LTE support, and Android KitKat. Learn more about Cherry Mobile‘s flagship handset by reading our full review.

February 02, 2015

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Lands On Sun Cellular

As they say, it’s better late than never. Sun Cellular has recently announced that they’ve added the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to their roster which is currently being offered under the Sun Plan 999.

February 02, 2015

Starmobile Octa Gets 25% Price Cut, Wireless Charger In Tow

Since it’s official release back in March last year, the Starmobile Octa has received notable reduction on its price which allows it to still be relevant and competitive up to this date.

January 28, 2015

The coolest Android flip-phones in the market right now

Flip-phones or phones with clamshell designs have come a long way. From being the most popular form factor for feature phones, they have also entered the realm of smartphones. Although now a niche product, flip-phones still carry a certain appeal that are wanted by a lot of people. So for this article, we compiled a […]

January 27, 2015

LG Ice Cream Smart clamshell smartphone now official

Following the LG Wine Smart clamshell smartphone that was announced in September last year, LG is back with another called the LG Ice Cream Smart.

January 26, 2015

5,000mAh batteries: THL 5000 VS Gionee Marathon M3

Looking for a smartphone with a battery capacity that is almost as large as a decent power bank? We have two of them here – the THL 5000 and the Gionee Marathon M3. Both sport 5,000mAh batteries but differ in specs and prices. Find out which one is a better choice by checking the specs […]

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