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July 06, 2015

What to expect from Intel Atom X3 smartphone chips

Intel has been aggressively rolling out its new low-cost, low-power Atom chips for smartphones this last quarter and we’re expecting the likes of Asus to use the Atom X3 in upcoming Zenfones.

July 05, 2015

LG G4 comes free on Smart Surf Plus 1999

The LG G4 is now available via Smart Postpaid plans and comes free when you apply for Surf Plus Plan 1999 and Surf Plus Plan 2999.

July 04, 2015

Turing smartphone made of liquid metal up for pre-order

Turing Robotic Industries has developed a smartphone that is made of liquid metal which is apparently tougher than steel. It also boasts an end-to-end encryption to secure communications and will be up for pre-order this month.

July 01, 2015

Top Ten Smartphones under Php10K (mid-2015)

It’s been a habit of ours to once in a while compare all the sweet offerings from mobile phone makers and compile them into one easy-to-read list to help you determine what good buys are out there. For this article we’ve gathered 10 bang-for-the-buck phablets under Php10K.

June 29, 2015

Ford unveils smart e-bikes MoDe:Flex, MoDe:Me and MoDe:Pro

Upon the invitation of Ford Motors, we visited their Palo Alto Research and Innovation Center of Ford in San Francisco last week where they showed us their new line of smart e-bikes.

June 25, 2015

Sony to Bring Smart B-Trainer to PH

Sony Philippines has announced the impending arrival of their latest wireless headset – the Sony B-Trainer (SSE-BTR1). But before you scoff at this fancy wireless headset, you should know that it does more than play your favorite tunes while you’re working out.

June 25, 2015

PLDT Home and Smart Launches iFLIX in PH

The partnership between iFlix and MVP-owned companies PLDT Home and Smart Communications has finally come into fruition as the Southeast Asia’s leading internet TV service finally hits Philippines.

June 21, 2015

6 Must-Buy Android Smartphones under Php10,000

These days, one does not have to spend a huge amount of money to get a very capable smartphone. At the sweet spot of just Php10,000 or less, there are dozens of really good handsets to be had. Check out below what we think best suits this price range.

June 20, 2015

SKK Mobile Launches sk1 and sk3 PRO Smartphones

Following the announcement that Ding Ding Technologies will be the premium smartphone arm of SKK Mobile, the local brand announced two smartphones under the said lineup – the Ding Ding sk1 and Ding Ding sk3 Pro.

June 19, 2015

Cherry Mobile announces Cubix Cube smartphone

Cherry Mobile has announced today the Cubix Cube Android smartphone that features a 5-inch display, octa-core CPU, and a sub-Php5K price tag.

June 19, 2015

Nokia to return to the smartphone market next year

A Nokia executive has revealed that the Finnish company will return to the smartphone market in 2016.

June 19, 2015

SKK Mobile reveals new Lynx Android smartphones

SKK Mobile has revealed on its website their upcoming additions to the Lynx Series of Android smartphones which includes an LTE and 64-bit variants.

June 18, 2015

Specs we hate to see in a Php6K-8K Android smartphone

The Alcatel Flash Plus, ASUS Zenfone 2 ZE500CL, and Lenovo A7000 have set the benchmarks on what an affordable smartphone should be. They all sport competitive specs and features with a price tag ranging between Php6k to Php8K. These gave consumers an idea of what a bang-for-the buck phone is and have frowned upon those […]

June 17, 2015

600M Samsung smartphones vulnerable to keyboard hack

Chicago-based mobile security company, NowSecure, has published a report that over 600 million Samsung smartphones, including the Galaxy S6, are affected by a security flaw in a pre-installed keyboard that, if left unpatched, can allow an attacker to remotely access the phone and install malware.

June 15, 2015

Special Edition Fallout 4 comes with a smartphone Pip-Boy

If you’ve been following the popular Fallout franchise then you’re surely familiar with the wrist-computer Pip-Boy (Personal Information Processor-Boy). Bethesda is including this unique gizmo for your smartphone when you purchase the special edition Fallout 4.

June 13, 2015

BlackBerry to use Android OS for a future smartphone?

Reports from sources familiar with the matter suggest that BlackBerry might be giving in and using Google‘s Android operating system for an upcoming smartphone.

June 10, 2015

Ongoing Service Interruptions between Globe and Smart networks

We’ve experienced a number of network problems today and this has been confirmed by the corporate communications of Globe. In an email advisory, the telco confirmed interconnection problems between them and Smart.

May 29, 2015

Huawei cuts off up to Php7K on its smartphones

Huawei makes its smartphones more affordable with its Back-to-School promo that gives discounts from Php1,5000 to Php7,000.

May 28, 2015

Lenovo Smart Shoes — cloud-based sports shoes

In addition to the Smart Cast and Magic View devices for the future, Lenovo also introduces its cloud-based Smart Shoes concept.

May 28, 2015

Lenovo Magic View — world’s first smartwatch with dual display

Live from Beijing, China, Lenovo introduces its concept smartwatch called the Magic View.

May 28, 2015

Lenovo Smart Cast — world’s first laser projector smartphone

Lenovo is full-on with the announcement of their new and upcoming devices as they show off a new concept smartphone with a built-in projector. meet the Smart Cast.

May 28, 2015

Lenovo Cast: wireless hub for smartphones and tablets

Lenovo Tech World, Beijing, China — Lenovo has introduces the Lenovo Cast – a wireless hub that lets you cast content from your smartphone or tablet to any display with an HDMI port.

May 27, 2015

Ford takes center stage in CES Asia with Smart Mobility

Ford Motors showed a lot of new innovations and shared a number of forward-leaning experiments that revolves around smart mobility during the first Consumer Electronics Show Asia here in Shanghai, China.

May 19, 2015

LG announces G4 Stylus and G4c smartphones

With the local launch of the LG G4 just around the corner, LG Electronics has announced two new members of the company’s G4 family – the G4 Stylus and G4c.

May 13, 2015

Smart Launches New Surf Plus Postpaid Plans

In an effort to meet the growing demand for mobile internet access, Smart Communications Inc. debuts a set of tiers under the new Smart Surf Plus plan which starts at Plan 399 and goes all the way up to Plan 1999.

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