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April 06, 2014

After phones, tablets, watches & cars, Android goes TV?

We already have Android phones and tablets, and recently, Google went into watches with Android Wear and has also announced an Open Automobile Alliance for Android cars. What’s next? It’s probably Android TV.

April 03, 2014

Television set-top box Amazon Fire TV now official

Amazon has just made official its television set-top box Fire TV that’s set to battle the likes of Apple TV and Chromecast. This small box not only lets you stream movies, shows, and music, but it also acts as a console to play games in.

March 07, 2014

TCL E5690 50-inch 4K2K UHD Smart TV

When TCL contacted us to check out their new UHDTV, we were surprised that they already had a 4K TV in the Philippines. And to think we only saw their UHD TV line-up in CES Las Vegas last month.

February 13, 2014

Put internet in your ordinary TV with PLDT TVolution

In line with PLDT’s vision of a “Connected Home”, the MVP-owned telco launched an add-on service called TVolution which turns a subscriber’s regular idiot box into a powerful gateway to tons of contents on demand through the PLDT HOME Fibr connection.

February 07, 2014

LG locally launches 55-inch Gallery OLED TV

LG Electronics recently launched in the local market the 55-inch LG Gallery OLED TV which boasts a sleek profile and extremely vibrant colors.

January 28, 2014

Google Philippines officially launches StreetView, Trekker

Back in November, we reported the a Google StreetView Car was spotted along EDSA, noting the possibility of StreetView to be available locally . Today Google Philippines is formally launching Google Street View.

January 21, 2014

UNTV employs DJI Phantom drones for broadcasting

UNTV has just announced that they will actively employ drones to help them in broadcasting and news reporting. The station claims to be the first one to use them for taking videos to use in their daily broadcasts.

January 21, 2014

Sun Broadband offers Smart TV bundle under Plan 1299

Sun Broadband recently introduced a new offering that will get you a Smart TV, an Android tablet, and a pocket WiFi under a single plan.

January 14, 2014

PS Vita 2000 and Vita TV also make its local debut

PS4 Accessories weren’t the only ones who got invited to the PlayStation 4’s local launch. Sony’s latest gaming console also shared the stage with the PS Vita 2000 and the PS Vita TV.

January 11, 2014

At CES 2014, Curved, 4K and OLED TVs are the new 3D

In this year’s CES, we saw a lot of effort in the TV and display technology with almost all of the global brands are showing off OLED TVs, Curved TV and 4K TVs in much smaller sizes, like 32 or 28 inches.

January 10, 2014

LG showcases new Ultra HD TVs running WebOS

The almost-defunct WebOS platform that HP bought from Palm and abandoned is now back and doing a comeback with Smart TVs. LG showcased a lot of their new UHDTVs in CES this week with WebOS running as the native platform.

January 08, 2014

Samsung 85-inch Bendable UHDTV in action

Aside from the 105-inch Curve Ultra HD TV that Samsung unveiled yesterday, they also showcased a Bendable UHDTV, a first of its kind.

January 07, 2014

Samsung 105-inch Curved UHD TV, world’s largest

Samsung has announced over a dozen UHDTVs here at CES in Las Vegas including a total of six curved sets, as well as the world’s first and largest Curved UHD TV at 105 inches.

January 06, 2014

Qualcomm Snapdragon 802 SOC for TVs

Smart TVs can provide you multimedia content like apps, games, and a browser on your TV but it is not up to par with our current mobile devices that gives a fuller and even better experience. Qualcomm Snapdragon 802 brings that experience to our TVs.

January 03, 2014

Polaroid announces 50-inch Ultra 4K TV for $1,000

Polaroid enters the living room scene with the introduction of its own TVs which include a 50-inch Smart TV and a 4K Ultra HD model which is priced at $1,000.

December 30, 2013

The world’s largest 110-inch Ultra HDTV by Samsung

HDTVs are really starting to become old news as more UHDTVs (Ultra High Definition Television) are entering the market. Samsung wastes no time and brings us its latest and largest UHDTV to date.

November 27, 2013

LG 55EA9800 Curved OLED TV lands locally

Today marks the local debut of the LG 55EA9800 or more commonly known in the tech circuit as LG’s very own Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) TV with a curved display panel.

September 10, 2013

Sony introduces PlayStation Vita TV

Along with the announcement of the new model of the PlayStation Vita, Sony has also announced an entertainment partner for your big screen TV, the PlayStation Vita TV.

August 07, 2013

Sony showcases 55 and 65-inch 4K TVs in Tokyo HQ

Sony invited us here in Tokyo to get a good tour of their offices and talk to key executives about their 4K technology. They also gave us an exclusive “The Square Tour” with all the gadget goodness though it’s unfortunate we’re not allowed to take photos or videos.

August 06, 2013

Alcatel Tribe 3041D with mobile TV announced

Alcatel has announced their latest feature phone that comes with mobile TV, dual-SIM capabilities, and an affordable price tag, the Tribe 3041D.

July 28, 2013

TCL to launch a 50-inch 4K TV, priced under $1,000

TCL, China’s leading TV manufacturer, is about to change the way we perceive 4K TVs (as very expensive piece of display technology) as they unveil the 7E51040 Ultra-HD; a 50-inch 4K TV which will only set you back USD999 a pop.

July 08, 2013

Sony SRS-BTV5 Wireless NFC Speakers

These wireless speakers were sent to me and my co-hosts in @GeekyNights by Sony Philippines about a month ago and since I bought the Xperia Tablet Z, I’ve been using it with this one when watching movies or playing music.

July 05, 2013

Fun Finds: 40″ Toshiba PU200 Power TV for just Php21k

Saw this 40-inch Toshiba LED TV last month while checking out some electronics stores in the malls (I think this was in Robinson’s Malate). They were selling it for just Php21,390 (after cash discount) so I picked up one and used it in the condo.

July 03, 2013

Cherry Mobile teases Superion TV 2

Cherry Mobile will soon unveil the successor to their 7-inch Superion TV that was released back in January, take a peek at the Superion TV 2.

June 10, 2013

First impression: Starmobile Engage 7 TV

When we attended the announcement of the Starmobile Knight last month, some of the media partners (including us) were given a Starmobile Engage 7 TV as token of appreciation for attending. And while we’re prepping for the review, we thought of giving you a brief intro on what this tablet has to offer.

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