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June 06, 2014

DOTC enforces revised penalties on road violations

The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) is implementing a long list of revised fines and penalties for traffic violations. This is now in effect so be sure you’re updated to avoid being caught off-guard when you’re driving in the metro.

February 03, 2008

Google Data Center in Malaysia; why not the Philippines?

Drew points us to a brewing discussion at Slashdot over a possible new Asian Data Center being planned by Google. Rumor is that it’s going to be Malaysia though reports indicate Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, India and Vietnam to be ideal candidates as well. Wait, why isn’t the Philippines even in the picture?

June 23, 2007

How’s your DSL in the Philippines?

Joey Alarilla asks “Do we actually have broadband in RP?”. Yeah, we do, it’s called Digital Substandard Lines. *heh* Been hooked up on DSL for about 4 years now. Before that, I languished in crappy dial up connection. I started with Greendot at 256Kbps for Php2,750 for about a year before I moved to PLDT […]

March 30, 2007

Joel Disini responds to dot.PH Pricing discussion

Joel Disini, President & CEO of dot.PH, responds to our earlier discussion here last October entitled “Why dotPH is still expensive?“. In his comment, left yesterday evening, he said: Hi, I just recently discovered this thread, and I thought I’d directly respond to the group. Hopefully, people are still willing to discuss this topic. My […]

October 25, 2006

Why dotPH is still expensive?

This is an ongoing discussion over at SEO Philippines Yahoogroups so I’m re-posting my answer there here. Disclosure: I am an .PH reseller. I have been meeting with the PH team for some time now and I have been somewhat discussing with them the idea of lowering the prices. I’ve also had talks with JJ […]

April 24, 2006

dot.PH for better SERPs?

Notice that everytime you visit Google.com, you’re automatically redirected to Google.com.ph? And you will notice that results from Google.com and Google.com.ph will not be the same in terms of results placement. So what contributes to the difference? 1) Web Hosting location or IP 2) ccTLD or Country Code Top Level Domain It means that if […]

February 24, 2006

Corporate Blogging in the Philippines

Jan emailed me yesterday and asked me about the state of corporate blogging in the country: Hi and good day! I’m currently looking for companies in the Philippines who allow their employees to blog about their products, processes, etc… Companies who embrace corporate blogging. Is there a company right now who openly does this? If […]

September 09, 2013

Polaroid Elixir 10 Review

When we dropped by Red Dot Philippines’ office in Manila we chanced upon one of Polaroid’s new Intel Medfield-powered tablet called Elixir 10. They were kind enough to allow us to take it for a spin for a week, so we thought of sharing our initial thoughts about the 10-inch slab.

October 04, 2011

Olympus PEN EP-3 launched, priced!

Red Dot Philippines today announced the release of the Olympus PEN EP-3 camera, the 3rd generation of Olympus’ micro-4/3s digital camera that sits between a point-and-shoot and a full dSLR.

September 30, 2011

YugaDeals: Agfa Eclipse Explorer & Precisa

My trip with Red Dot Philippines (Agfa & GE distributor) to China earlier this month showed me how these digital cameras were made in the AOF factories, along with other big-named brands like Canon, Nikon, Olympus and Kodak.

July 31, 2014

Sony RX100 Mark III priced locally at Php44,999

The Sony RX100 Mark III, the Mark II’s successor from last year, which features a brighter 24-70mm f/1.8-2.8 lens and a 1.4M-dot OLED pop-up Tru-Finder EVF, has been priced in the Philippines at under Php45k.

June 28, 2014

Nikon D810 officially launched, priced at USD3,300

Nikon has recently unveiled its mid-range Full-Frame DSLR camera, the Nikon D810. Its inherits almost all of the features of its predecessor, the D800/D800E, like the 36.3MP image sensor without OLPF (optical low-pass filter), but is equipped with the new EXPEED 4 processor, the same one found at the heart of the company’s flagship DSLR.

June 22, 2014

Sony A5000 lands locally, priced at Php22,999

Sony Philippines has recently announced the local availability of the Sony A5000 which is touted by the company as the “lightest mirrorless interchangeable lens camera with Wi-Fi”.

June 01, 2014

Epson celebrates success in an island in Cebu

We were once again privileged to be invited by Epson Philippines Corporation (EPC) to an annual event for its media partners — the Epson Fusion. Now on its 5th year, we were flown to Cebu to be part of the company’s celebration. They also let us experience canyoning and swimming with the gorgeous whale sharks.

May 15, 2014

Sony A6000 mirrorless camera locally priced at Php40k

One of Sony’s latest mirrorless camera with a 24.3 megapixel APS-C sensor, electronic viewfinder, tilting LCD, WiFi and NFC, the A6000, finally gets priced in the Philippines at Php39,999.

May 07, 2014

LTFRB conducts dry-run of Articulated Bus in EDSA

In addition to the new MRT-3 Express Train scheme, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board, in partnership with LTO and DOTC, is also testing out a new way ease up overcrowding during peak hours through Articulated Buses.

April 08, 2014

Android for people with less money; iPhone is for the rich?

Mapbox is a mapping software that shows people who tweet using an iPhone come from the rich neighborhood, while people using Android came from the less fortunate spots in America.

March 25, 2014

HTC One 2014 (M8) now official!

Following lots of leaked details, photos and videos, the All New HTC One finally gets announced and is set to kill with a curvier aluminum design, a set of improved cameras and a huge bump in the hardware department in almost every way.

March 08, 2014

Oppo Find 7 images leak, shows its sexy design

Coming to the Philippines this April, Oppo‘s next flagship phone is attracting a lot of hype. They have a great cameraphone with unique features and CyanogenMod right now called the N1, and their next, the Find 7, is expected to have two models with a 50 megapixel camera, a 5.5-inch 1080p/2K display, Snapdragon 800/801 and 2GB/3GB RAM.

January 20, 2014

NVidia Shield Review

Every once in a while, we’d encounter a device that’s completely new and out-of-the-box that it challenges the way we do things. Sometimes, it’s just a matter of showcasing what a company’s potential for a new product category. The NVidia Shield is somewhere in between.

January 19, 2014

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 2 8″ Review

The IdeaPad Miix 2 8-inch is among the new breed of 8-inch Windows tablets that poses to become a good replacement to the decade old netbooks. They’re as affordable, more powerful, more portable with almost the same battery life and yet offers the same features and functionality. Read our full review of the Lenovo Miix […]

December 30, 2013

Dell Venue 8 Pro Review

Dell’s entry into the Windows 8 tablet is the Venue 8 Pro — an 8-inch fully-functional PC packed in a small form factor. It’s a new breed of personal computing device that might practically replace the netbook. Check out our full review of the Dell Venue 8 Pro after the jump.

December 26, 2013

O+ Imagine Review

O+ USA surprised a lot of folks by releasing its newest flagship smartphone just before the Christmas rush. It was a phone like no other O+ handsets we’ve seen before. Check out our full review of the O+ Imagine after the break.

November 06, 2013

Fujifilm X-E2 lands locally, priced at P69,990

Fujifilm’s latest mid-range interchangeable lens camera, the X-E2, has reached our shore and is looking to bank on the throwback look of its predecessor plus the new additions to its arsenal.

July 09, 2013

Fujifilm X-M1 lands locally, priced at Php40K

In what is probably the fastest local release of an international product, Fujifilm PH has brought their compact MILC APS-C camera to our country and is looking to put its direct competitor (Sony NEX5R) a good run for its money. Check out the details below.

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