Skip to content


Articles tagged for: tai facebook ve may

January 28, 2015

The reason why Facebook/IG/Tinder was recently down

Yesterday, January 27, users of Facebook as well as other social media sites worldwide reported that they had problems accessing the website because “something went wrong”. Most people thought it was another hack attack from a group of cyber terrorists, but Facebook explains the real reason behind it.

December 23, 2014

Five Facebook Settings You Need to Use

How well do you control your Facebook profiles? Here are five settings the social network has equipped itself with, and can be used to strengthen your online account security and privacy.

October 25, 2014

Xiaomi to move servers in light of recent privacy issues

Hey Xiaomi fans and users! Hugo Barra, VP of International for Xiaomi, posted a status on Facebook regarding an important security issue and update. Read on to find out.

August 26, 2014

SKK Mobile X4 unveiled, an Oppo N1 look-a-like for less

Following the launch of the X1, the cheapest octa-core smartphone to date, SKK Mobile has unveiled the X4 on their Facebook page which looks exactly like Oppo N1, complete with a rotatable camera.

August 15, 2014

Giveaway: Win a Samsung Galaxy S5 with Globe GDeals

YugaTech and Globe GDeals are giving away a brand new Samsung Galaxy S5 to one lucky winner who downloads the GDeals app from the Google Play or iTunes App Store. Just follow these 10 easy steps in order to join.

June 30, 2014

Why Facebook experimented and altered 689,000 news feeds

Over the weekend, Facebook admitted to altering hundreds of thousands of Facebook users’ news feed in order to conduct a psychological experiment all the way since 2012. This has caused some people to be enraged as they felt it was some form of intrusion to their privacy in addition to having their feelings toyed with. […]

May 15, 2014

Giveaway: Wasabi Power batteries/chargers for GoPro

As GoPro owners, we understand the frustration it gives you when you’re in the middle of shooting a once-in-a-lifetime event and suddenly the GoPro gets juiced out. Locally-available Wasabi Power accessories aim to fix just that by providing portable chargers and battery packs so you never miss a shot again.

April 22, 2014

Sen. Bam Aquino calls for investigation of slow internet in the Philippines

Senator Paolo Benigno “Bam” Aguirre Aquino IV expressed his dismay at the current state/cost of internet connection in the country on his official Facebook account and vowed that he will conduct further investigations to know why the Philippines is lagging behind other neighboring countries.

September 09, 2013

Instagram will have ads, soon!

According to a Wall Street Journal report, the popular photo-sharing app Instagram will soon be monetize. How? By selling ads of course.

July 08, 2013

CANA goes live, SNS for better governance!

There’s no denying the fact that Filipinos are fond of using social media to share just about anything under the sun. Whether that’s good or not, various groups saw this as an opportunity to finally put Juan’s SNS addiction to good use by turning it as a tool to promote better governance.

June 12, 2013

Subscribers complain over Smart Freedom Day Sale

Smart is holding a whole-day Independence Day Sale today. This is a nationwide sale for folks who subscribe to their postpaid line, the Smart Freedom Plan. However, reports are coming in from around the country that the sale was in complete chaos and disarray.

April 26, 2013

Multiply.com shutting down on May 6

In what could be a huge surprise, Mutiply Philippines has just announced that it will be shutting down operations on May 6, 2013. This is after a site re-design and massive marketing campaign in the whole of 2012.

December 22, 2012

YugaTech Great Gadget Giveaway 2012

Every end of the year since 3 years ago, we’d mount a huge giveaway to our readers here in YugaTech as well are our Twitter followers and Facebook Fans. This year is no exception and we’re giving away more than 30 gadgets and accessories.

April 04, 2011

Contest: Show me what Creative is!

Creative sent over several of their new Bluetooth wireless speakers over the week-end — the Creative D100, D200 and the ZiiSound D5. They’re giving me the D200 and we’re giving away the Creative D100 to one of our readers.

August 05, 2010

Why Google Wave failed?

About a year ago, I already saw (somewhat) the demise of Google Wave. It was much more evident when they rolled out Google Buzz (splitting user attention).

July 09, 2010

Facebook Credits to be sold in Retail Stores

Friendster’s new owner, MOL, is helping Facebook sell FB Credits in Asia, including the Philippines. That means you should be able to buy Facebook Credits at a number of outlets, including 7-11 Stores, nationwide.

January 28, 2015

5 Time Management Apps to Keep You Reminded

I’m not one of those people who has a constant need for a neat looking planner at the beginning of the year, because I know that I can keep myself organized and reminded well enough with the use of a few apps here and there. What are these apps? Check these out.

January 27, 2015

Twitter Adds Group Messaging and Video Recording

Following the momentary outage in several social networking sites including Facebook and Instagram, Twitter has announced two new additional features on their service, namely Video Recording on the mobile app, as well as Group Messaging which works for both the desktop and mobile versions of Twitter, and on TweetDeck.

January 27, 2015

How to get FB Lite on your Smartphone

With the recent appearance of the much-clamored Facebook Lite on the Google Play Store, some can’t help but be disappointed over the regional lock the social media network imposed on its new app. With the right guidance, you can get that app on your smartphone too. Here’s a quick rundown on how to install the […]

January 19, 2015

5 Tips for Selling Used Gadgets Online

Selling your gadget is one way to minimize costs of buying a new one, as selling off your old stuff can fund most of your next big purchase. With many scams reported and some are still floating around the world wide web, how do you protect yourself from them? We give you a rundown of important notes to […]

January 14, 2015

Cherry Mobile Infinix Pure priced; octa-core below Php5k

Thanks to a tip from Cherry Angel, one of its local distributors, Cherry Mobile may be at the verge of releasing the budget octa-core smartphone named Infinix Pure (not the XL) soon.

January 03, 2015

iHealth Edge AM3: Wireless Activity Tracker and Sleep Monitor

iHealth Lab has been doing a number of health and fitness devices, one of which is a wireless, app-controlled body analysis scale we featured here last month. This other one is an activity tracker and sleep monitor.

November 27, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge unofficially lands for Php45k

Waiting for the official arrival of the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge? If you’re ecstatic to get your hands on this new smartphone, you might want to check out local gray market sellers that are now advertising the arrival of Samsung’s curved phablet.

November 05, 2014

#Trending: What’s your Friendster story?

It’s not yet Thursday, but Filipinos went on twitter yesterday to remember what what was their to-go social networking site years ago: Friendster.

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.

Results for: tai facebook ve may