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May 23, 2014

Facebook’s new default privacy settings

Privacy has always been an issue for Facebook users. Especially to those who are not aware of the scope of their posts. Before, all new users of the popular social-networking site have post settings set for “Public” sharing by default. Good thing this is now fixed.

February 28, 2013

Google Settings stealthily sneaks in to your phone

So it seems that Google got too excited in installing their new app called Google Settings on Android devices that they missed out on informing the users about it even in the form of a simple notification.

January 23, 2012

APN Settings for Globe, Smart, Sun Cellular

The following settings are applicable to Smart, Globe and Sun Cellular for their APN settings (Access Point Name). The settings should work with majority of smartphones in the market. APN Settings for Globe Postpaid APN: internet.globe.com.ph Prepaid APN: http.globe.com.ph APN Settings for Smart Bro Postpaid APN: smartbro Prepaid APN: smartbro APN Settings for Smart Buddy, […]

September 08, 2010

APN Settings for Globe, Smart, Sun Cellular

The following settings are applicable to Smart, Globe and Sun Cellular for their APN settings (Access Point Name). The settings should work with majority of smartphones in the market. APN Settings for Globe Postpaid APN: internet.globe.com.ph Prepaid APN: http.globe.com.ph APN Settings for Smart Bro Postpaid APN: smartbro Prepaid APN: smartbro APN Settings for Smart Buddy, […]

June 17, 2008

Optimizing Camera Phone Settings

Newer phones now have built-in cameras that are comparative with most point-and-shoot cameras in the market. Some camera phones even have ample controls that allows you to set contrast, DOF, ISO, brightness, color and exposure. We did some samples below to illustrate these.

June 05, 2007

Google blocks Yahoo on Default Search Settings

Heard from the TWiT podcast that PC maker Dell made a deal with Google to load up all new Dell PCs with the Google Toolbar, PC Search and Web Search along with a co-branded homepage. Obviously, this co-branding is all about advertising and Dell and Google will share the profits from revenues taken from this.

December 14, 2014

Sony A7 Mark II Hands-on

During the regional launch of the Sony A7 Mark II, dealers and members of the media from Southeast Asia region were given some time to be acquainted with the new compact full frame camera. So we took this opportunity to share with you our initial impression of the Sony A7 Mark II.

December 08, 2014

Five things to do after buying a gadget

Don’t you feel elated when you purchase a new phone or tablet? Congratulations on your new device! Now that you’ve bought one, what should you do? Here are five things we recommend you to do after point-of-sale gadget purchases.

December 04, 2014

Bluetooth 4.2 brings increased speed and IP connectivity

Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) has officially announced Bluetooth 4.2 which brings improved security, increased speed, and IP connectivity to the wireless technology standard.

November 30, 2014

Five Apps to Help You Save Your Phone’s Battery

Compared to phones of the previous decade where batteries give power for 3 days to a week, smartphones of the current generation are battery hoggers. You’d be lucky enough to have one that can last through a whole day. Here are five apps that can help provide your phone’s battery a boost and help you extend your usage.

November 29, 2014

Nokia Lumia 830 Review

The Lumia 830 is one of the last few Windows Phone smartphones to carry the Nokia brand. It’s a mid-range device but sports a PureView camera and a beautiful design and build that reminds us of its flagship brother, the Lumia 930. Is the Nokia Lumia 830 worth buying? Find out by reading our full […]

November 18, 2014

Apple outs iOS 8.1.1; Makes your iPhone 4S and iPad 2 perform faster

Apple has just released an update to its iOS 8. The version 8.1.1 specifically targets the older Apple products such as the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 to make them perform faster.

November 13, 2014

Android 5.0 now seeding to Nexus devices

Android 5.0 is out for Nexus devices via OTA and direct downloads. Check out if any of your Nexus devices are already doing the auto updates today.

November 13, 2014

NEO Basic B11W Notebook Review

If you’re on a budget and looking for a very capable and portable entry-level notebook then you might want to look at the Neo Basic B11W. It features an 11.6-inch HD display, Intel celeron CPU, 2GB RAM, metallic build, Windows 8.1 OS, and an affordable price tag. Read our full review below to find out […]

November 11, 2014

YugaTech Total Gaming Solution under Php50K

Building a decent gaming rig shouldn’t always have to cost a lot of money. With proper understanding of your needs as a user and a little bit of research, you’ll be surprised by how much you can get out of your budget allotment. Having said that, let’s take a look at the components we picked […]

November 02, 2014

Rapoo enters gaming segment, outs V900 gaming mouse

Rapoo has been making PC peripherals for quite some time already, though most of their products are geared for home or office use. Recently, the Chinese manufacturer has announced that they’re ready to expand in to the gaming market as the company reveals the VPRO V900 Gaming Mouse.

November 01, 2014

October Gadget Reviews Roundup 2014

And just like that we’re done with the month of October and along with it are awesome gadgets we’ve fully reviewed like the ASUS Transformer Book T100T, Acer Liquid E700, LG G Watch, and a number DIY PC components if you’re building a rig. So if you’re still working on your Holiday shopping or wish […]

October 30, 2014

Top 5 home theater speakers from Gadgets in Style

We recently went on a trip to Gadgets in Style’s store over at Edsa Shangri-La where they showed and gave us a demo of their top 5 home theater speakers and audio equipment. We thought we’d give you the low-down on their features and packages just in case you’re planning to upgrade your entertainment room.

October 29, 2014

G.Skill RipjawsX F3-17000CL9D-8GBXM Review

When I decided to go with the AMD A10-7850K for my personal rig, I knew I need to pair it with a high-frequency RAM to get the most out of the processor and its iGPU. So I went ahead and bought an 8GB G.Skill Ripjaws X 2133Mhz RAM kit (F3-17000CL9D-8GBXM) which we will be reviewing […]

October 26, 2014

Untethered Jailbreak for iOS 8.1 now available

The PanGu dev team has been making a name for itself in the iOS realm after they’ve released an untethered jailbreak for iOS 7.1/7.1.1 back in June. The China-based group is at it once again, and this time they take a crack at iOS 8.1 and released an untethered jailbreak for it.

October 25, 2014

Intel Core i7-4790 (Haswell Refresh) Review

Some users prefer a processor that can be overclocked, while some are already content with what it can do right off the bat. If you belong to the latter group, then you’ll probably want to take a look at the Intel Core i7-4790 which is one of the many processors in the Haswell Refresh lineup […]

October 21, 2014

Philips NX5 Mini System Review

Speakers, aside from different form factors, have different functionalities or specialties. There are those that are portable yet powerful, others have built-in visualizers, and even some that use other things to produce music. What we have right here is the Philips NX5 which lets users experience somewhat of a DJ feel while playing their tunes.

October 21, 2014

iOS 8.1 now available for download

Apple announced iOS 8.1 last Friday during the introduction of the iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 3, now it is available for download on your iPhone or iPad.

October 20, 2014

GoPro HERO4 Silver available in PH via Widget City

After being officially announced last September together with the HERO4 Black, the GoPro HERO4 Silver is now listed at the local online store Widget City and will be accepting orders starting tomorrow.

October 18, 2014

ASUS Transformer Book T100T Review

The ASUS Transformer Book T100T is the updated model of the original Transformer Book T100 which was released last year. It now sports an updated and more powerful CPU which promises better performance from this portable hybrid. Find out what new it has to offer by reading our full review below.

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