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February 06, 2014

Squishy Bird: The Solution To Your Flappy Bird Stress

If you haven’t heard of it or played it yet, Flappy Birds is a game for both Android and iOS that is insanely hard and has driven people crazy over the past few days. If you have played it however, you’re probably so pissed now because that stupid bird keeps on hitting the pipes and […]

December 10, 2013

BBK to unveil world’s first smartphone with 2K resolution

A Full-HD display is something we’ve come to expect from high-end smartphones and tablets. But BBK Electronics, a China-based phone manufacturer, is planning to raise the bar higher by releasing the Vivo XPlay 3S; an Android smartphone with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 or commonly known as 2K.

June 05, 2013

Fujitsu launches world’s thinnest high-resolution ultrabook

Fujitsu has just launched the Lifebook UH90/L – the “world’s thinnest” Haswell-powered Ultrabook featuring a high resolution touchscreen display.

November 22, 2012

Toshiba outs new Storage Solutions

Toshiba together with EA Global Supply Chain Solutions, Inc. has recently announced a slew of new storage peripherals. So whether you’re looking for a pocketable external hard drive or a sizeable desktop drive that can even back-up your OS, the Singapore based company has your all of your back-up and storage needs covered.

September 05, 2012

Canon outs 2 Cinema lenses for 4K-resolution cameras

Last week, Canon USA announced two new lenses to enhance their Cinema EOS System product line; the CN-E15.5–47mm T2.8 L S/SP and the CN-E30–105mm T2.8 L S/SP.

March 08, 2012

The Resolutionary “New iPad” vs. the iPad 2

It’s neither the iPad 3 nor the iPad HD. It’s just simply called, the “new iPad”. But still the rumors were true — it has a new Retina Display, improved quad-core graphics, upgraded camera and 1080p HD video recording. Check out the improved hardware specs compared to the iPad 2.

February 02, 2012

Poll: What’s your local back-up solution like?

A reader asked me what my preferred storage medium for local backups. I would have said I always do HDD but the options only mentioned optical disk drives (DVD, CD-R and CD+RW). My choice would be DVD but I really don’t like to use optical disks as back-up.

May 11, 2011

Poll: What’s your in-car music solution?

Was setting up my in-car music system the other day and realized I haven’t been using the CD player for a long time. I used to burn MP3 music into CDs and use them in the car but have switched to the iPod in recent years.

July 21, 2009

Netbooks: Higher than 1024×600 resolution?

One of my more nagging problems with a lot of locally available netbooks is the low resolution screen. While 1024 x 600 pixels is fine for regular web browsing, there are important softwares out there that require higher resolution and just wouldn’t work with most netbooks.

November 12, 2005

Payment Solutions for the Online Pinoy

From my latest post at PTB — Revisiting Philippine Online Payment Services, most of which I haven’t heard of nor tried. Is Philippine e-commerce still suffering from quashiorkor? I hope m-commerce takes the big leap with Globe’s G-Cash leading the pack. Also, Meralco’s e-Bill is the kind of service local cooporations should be providing for […]

October 18, 2005

Looking for a better anti-SPAM solution.

Been getting a lot of spam lately — in the hundreds, daily. I’ve already installed the WordPress Hascash and Referrer Bouncer for quite some time now. There hasn’t been any trackback spams for quite some time but spam comments are all over. I’ve already tweaked the Option settings to moderate comments with at least a […]

April 21, 2014

ASUS Zenbook UX302LA first impressions

We currently have the successor to last year’s Zenbook UX301LA which is the more affordable alternative – the ASUS Zenbook UX302LA. It boasts a Full HD touchscreen display and an Intel Core i5 processor encased inside a sleek form factor. Read our first impressions on it after the jump.

April 18, 2014

Philips W6618, Android phone with 5,300mAh battery

So far we’ve been seeing Android phones with batteries that max out at around 4,000mAh, but this entry-level smartphone tops it all at a whopping 5,300mAh. Meet the Philips W6618.

April 17, 2014

Virtual Visita Iglesia

Visita Iglesia is a popular Roman Catholic Lenten tradition where faithfuls visit seven churches or religious sites in the Philippines. However, it would be challenging for those who could not be physically present like OFWs or the sick. As a solution, the CBCP has put up a website which provides a virtual alternative to Visita […]

April 17, 2014

Google launches Camera app with Lens Blur

Google has launched its all new Camera app on the Play Store, finally bringing features like Photo Sphere, Panorama, the new Lens Blur, and an updated UI, to non-Nexus devices.

April 16, 2014

LG G3 confirmed with 2K WQHD display, but 640 DPI?

Sony, Samsung, and HTC have all unveiled their frontrunners and all that’s left from the big Android manufacturers is LG. The South Korean company has already confirmed that the soon-to-be-released LG G3 will in fact come with 2K display, but a benchmark photo shows the display to have 640dpi which is a bit unbelievable.

April 16, 2014

Future Smartwatches should ALL have this…

One of the more prevalent drawbacks of wearable devices such as smartwatches is battery or, more precisely, the need to replenish the juice every so often. But that won’t be the case for too long as the researchers over at KAIST may have found a solution for this problem and it comes in form of […]

April 14, 2014

QHD AMOLED screen, the future of displays?

1080p used to be the highest screen resolution there was for mobile phones, but a new kind of display panel now takes its place in terms of pixel count. The first ever QHD AMOLED display has arrived and it brings a 2560 x 1440 screen resolution along with it.

April 13, 2014

Cherry Mobile Razor 2.0 now official

In addition to the Omega Infinity and the new Gem lineup, Cherry Mobile also announced the thinner and lighter successor of the CM Razor, the Cherry Mobile Razor 2.0.

April 13, 2014

LG G3 leaked specs from Sprint

Sprint has been spotted prepping their website for the arrival of what could be the new LG G3 which revealed the specs of the said phone. The User Agent profile shows that the device (model number LG-LS990) is arriving with a 5.5-inch QHD display and a quad-core processor.

April 11, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 Review

The Galaxy S5 is the 5th-generation of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S line and, like the Apple iPhone, has gone thru many years of refinement. Check out our full review of the Samsung Galaxy S5 after the break.

April 11, 2014

Dual-SIM Oppo R1 available in the Philippines

During last night’s launch of Oppo Find 7a, not only did they introduced their flagship phones but they also announced the pricing of the Oppo R1 which is at Php19,990. It is the company’s 5-inch quad-core smartphone with 16GB of storage and a 2410mAh battery.

April 11, 2014

Cherry Mobile Urban leaked ahead of launch

There have been a handful of photos circulating around the web of what is believed to be a brochure/flyer from Cherry Mobile which gives us an early peek at the company’s upcoming handsets, one of which is the Cherry Mobile Urban.

April 10, 2014

Oppo Find 7a officially launches in the Philippines

We’re here at the local launch of the Oppo Find 7a where the company introduced their flagship device in the Philippines with a price of Php22,990. More details after the break.

April 09, 2014

OPPO N1 Review

OPPO will formally make its presence known in the Philippines tomorrow, adding to more than a dozen global, regional and local brands in the market. Along with it are 5 new handsets, including the Oppo N1 with its rotating 13-megapixel rear camera. Check out our full review after the break.

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