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August 22, 2014

Is 5G technology really here?

Smart Communications recently announced its new LTE-A ‘5G’ service which got a lot of people talking. Instead of it being good news, many took it in a negative way saying that it’s all just a marketing hype. But what exactly is 5G? Is it really here?

June 10, 2014

YugaTech Back-to-School Gadget Guide!

We’re halfway through 2014, and just as the way things go, a lot of students in the Philippines are going back to school as it is June already. Some students will be having classes further July & August, and some may wish vacation lasted forever, but hey, education is a nice ride worth having. To add to […]

June 04, 2014

Rocket Internet brings FoodPanda to Philippines

Rocket Internet, one of the world’s largest e-commerce focused venture capital firm and the organization behind Lazada and Zalora, has officially launched their popular online food delivery platform, FoodPanda, in the country.

June 04, 2014

Chromebooks are coming to the Philippines

Tired of the entry-level Windows machine? It’s a good time to look for options because Google Chromebook is reaching to nine more countries including the Philippines.

May 19, 2014

Filipino hackers attack Chinese websites

Filipino hackers have attacked multiple Chinese websites in response to China’s aggressive actions in the West Philippine Sea and the poaching done by several Chinese fishermen in the area.

April 30, 2014

First ever 4DX cinema opens in the Philippines

Today marks the official opening of the country’s first 4DX cinema over at Bonifacio High Street and it will be showing The Amazing Spider-Man 2 as its starting film. 4DX cinema not only delivers movies through visual and audio like ordinary theatres, but it also involves motion, scents, mist, wind, and more.

April 03, 2014

Philippines is Kaspersky’s 18th most-infected country

According to Kaspersky Labs’ Cyberthreat Real-Time Map, the Philippines is among the top 20 most malware-infected countries around the world.

March 19, 2014

Sulit is now OLX Philippines

Sulit.com.ph today has been completely folded into OLX Philippines. In a press briefing this morning, Sulit has been re-launched as OLX.

March 10, 2014

Funny and amazing stuff about tech in the Philippines

From being the text messaging capital of the world to becoming one of the top IT outsourcing hubs in the planet, the Philippines has certainly achieved a lot especially when it comes to anything that involves tech. For that we’re going to list some of the funny and amazing stuff about the technology industry in […]

February 21, 2014

OpenSignal ranks US, Philippines slowest in 4G Speed

OpenSignal has just released a report that the Philippines is the slowest in 4G speed around the globe, closely followed by the United States.

February 11, 2014

FB Click Farms, Fake Likes traced to the Philippines

There’s been a growing number of underground business that revolve around Facebook advertising, specifically generating fake clicks and FB likes.

January 24, 2014

Philippines 15th in global mobile traffic to Pornhub

Pornhub, the world’s largest porn site with an average daily visitors of 35 million, has recently published their statistics on porn viewership in the Philippines for 2013.

January 03, 2014

Tech Movers and Shakers of 2013

The year 2013 can be considered the year of the smartphone but it’s also the year of just so many devices. We looked at last’s years hottest and most interesting gadgets and the brands that introduced them in the country.

January 01, 2014

Top earning BPO companies in the Philippines

Are you planning to start a career in the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry this 2014 but don’t know yet which company to work for? This list might help. Here are the top earning BPO companies in the Philippines.

December 18, 2013

Sulit merges operations with OLX in the Philippines

Sulit founder and Managing Director RJ David announced the other day the merger of Sulit.com.ph and OLX Philippines. Both sites are among the top 3 classified ads sites in the Philippines.

December 01, 2013

DevCon Philippines holds DevCon Summit 2013

Professionals and students from all over the country gathered last Saturday to attend what is considered to be the “Biggest Mobile Developer Conference in the Philippines” the DevCon Summit 2013 held at SM MegaMall Cinema 4.

November 10, 2013

Lenovo IdeaPad Y510, Y410p now out in the Philippines

For those seeking for a heavy duty multimedia Haswell laptop or ones just for gaming, you might want to look at the Lenovo IdeaPad Y410p & the Y510p. Both feature fast Core i7-4700MQ CPUs & beautiful designs while the two of them vary in configurations.

October 01, 2013

NBA 2K14 now available in the Philippines

Fans who are waiting for the arrival of NBA 2K14 for the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC, won’t have to wait any longer as the game has already arrived in the country and is available for purchase.

September 27, 2013

Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Gear launched in the Philippines

SM Aura Premier, BGC – Samsung has officially launched in the country last night the 5.7-inch Galaxy Note 3 and its camera-equipped companion smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear.

July 30, 2013

Should the Philippines build a Cyber Army?

Cyber threats are real. Countries like the U.S., Iran, North Korea and China have been subjects numerous times when it comes to cyber security, warfare and espionage. While we’re not as big and as powerful as those countries, do you think we should also develop a way to defend our country from cyber attacks?

May 13, 2013

Local Group Buying Site looking to sell for Php1.2 Billion

According to a source close to this group buying site, the company has been shopping itself around for a while now. The price tag — about Php1.2 billion in cold cash.

January 24, 2013

What to expect from the Google office in the Philippines

When Google announced their local office in the Philippines yesterday, there was a lot of buzz that followed as the search giant sets its eyes on the country. But what does it really mean to have a local Google Philippines office?

November 28, 2012

Enjoy Philippines launches Enjoy VIP PH mobile app

Enjoy Philippines, a VIP privilege program has just launched their mobile app called Enjoy VIP PH that lets you enjoy discounts and privileges by simply flashing your smartphone at participating establishments.

September 27, 2012

More PH government websites have been hacked!

After so many failed attempts to have the recently passed Anti-Cybercrime law be reviewed, some of our fellow countrymen just had enough of the crap and decided to take matters into their own hands by hacking multiple government websites and placing their banner on it. As the saying goes, “Action speaks louder than words”.

June 03, 2012

Raffle: Cherry Mobile-YugaTech Dragon Phone Giveway

Our friends from Cherry Mobile Philippines is sending us a bunch of phones to give away to our readers. Go check out the details after the break.

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