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February 25, 2015

Telco points “Kill Switch” is device manufacturers’ responsibility

The recent issue on “Kill Switch” being pushed by the Department of Justice is aimed to protect security and privacy of mobile phone users. Globe has responded that the idea is a good one and has been in practice in the US. However, they point out that it’s the primary duty of the phone manufacturers […]

February 25, 2015

Sol Republic TKDK Tracks HD V10 Headphones Review

Headphones are not just about audio, it’s also about design and looks that’s why they come in different styles to fit the wearer’s personality and preferences. Some are simple and subtle while others are expressive and asks for attention. The Sol Republic TKDK Tracks HD V10 fits the latter description. Find out what we think […]

February 24, 2015

Sony Xperia E4g: quad-core with LTE for under Php7K

A couple of weeks ago, Sony unveiled the Xperia E4. Now it’s introducing its smaller brother but with 4G LTE connectivity, the Xperia E4g.

February 24, 2015

MSI Weekend Sale: Netbooks for under Php10K

MSI Philippines will be holding a weekend sale where you can buy their netbooks for just under Php10K.

February 24, 2015

KingCom Pi Phone Venus Review

KingCom’s new phablet sure impressed us on our unboxing with its beautiful golden metallic embellishments and accents, but does the golden beauty run skin deep? Here’s what we have to say about the seven-inch Pi Phone Venus.

February 24, 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6: What To Expect on March 1

We’re all expecting the next Galaxy very soon at Samsung’s Unpacked event at the MWC week, but what will it bring us exactly?

February 23, 2015

LG announces four mid-range smartphones w/ Lollipop

LG Electronics has just announced four new mid-range smartphones that feature quad-core CPUs, LTE connectivity, and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box – the Magna, Spirit, Leon, and Joy.

February 23, 2015

Bose SoundTouch 30 Quick Review

We’ve already given you our thoughts regarding the company’s SoundTouch 20, and now we have in our hands its bigger sibling — the Bose SoundTouch 30. It basically has the same functionalities and features as the smaller model but what would make you want to buy it? Read on this quick review and find out. 

February 22, 2015

Logitech G700s Wireless Gaming Mouse Review

The terms wireless and gaming often don’t coincide that well with each other when describing a mouse, and the rare times that we do see it, we can’t help but be skeptical about it. That was exactly how I felt when I received a Logitech G700s as a gift last Christmas, so we were eager […]

February 22, 2015

Noctua NH-L12 CPU Cooler Review

A month or two ago, we were in the market for a decent after-market CPU cooler that will fit inside our fairly small chassis, yet powerful enough to keep my system from getting too toasty. And after thoughtful consideration, we’ve went with the Noctua NH-L12 and we thought it’ll be nice to share our experience […]

February 22, 2015

Wickedleak Wammy Titan 4: octa-core w/ 5330mAh battery

If we’re going to talk about smartphones with large batteries two smartphones come to mind – the Gionee Marathon M3 and THL 5000. Now let’s make it a trio. Meet the Wickedleak Wammy Titan 4 from India – an Android with a 5-inch Full HD display, octa-core CPU, Fingerprint sensor, and a massive 5330mAh battery.

February 22, 2015

Torque Droidz Buzz: 3.5-inch w/ rear camera button

Torque recently unveiled their latest Android smartphone that features a 3.5-inch display, 2 megapixel camera, and a rear camera button similar to the LG G2 – the Droidz Buzz.

February 21, 2015

Five Cloud Services with the Biggest Free Storage Space

Cloud services are a godsend for those who lack space and need the flexibility to transfer their files around. We share your pain of finding a good service that can store lots of your files online, so here are five of those that offer the biggest free storage upon signing up.

February 21, 2015

MRT-3 Weekend Operating Hours to be Shortened

In light of recent glitches that have plagued the train system, the EDSA-situated MRT-3 may have its weekend operating hours shortened to give way to railroad repairs.

February 20, 2015

Globe Prepaid Subs Can Now Call, Text, Surf and Enroll to Promos Even w/o Load

Prepaid load, or the insufficiency or lack of one, has always been the main hurdle for continuous communication with our friends and loved ones. This is the reason why Globe Telecoms, in partnership with its sister company Touch Mobile (TM) launched a new initiative that will limit, if not eliminate these situation, by allowing prepaid […]

February 20, 2015

MyPhone Uno Review

During the Android One launching event, members of the media are given the opportunity to take home either the Cherry Mobile One or the MyPhone Uno. We were initially gunning for the Android One handset from CM, but instead we’ve received the latter which we will take a closer look at in this review.

February 20, 2015

Microsoft gives you free 100GB OneDrive space when you switch from Dropbox

Here’s a really tempting Microsoft offer right now: They want to take away a share of Dropbox’s user base by giving away a whopping 100GB of free OneDrive storage space to those who move in from the said cloud service.

February 20, 2015

Five Earphones with Built-in Microphones under Php1K

Nothing beats a great audio accessory that you can use to receive your calls hands-free. From the awesome earphones priced under 500 pesos, we now take you to our list of the best bang-for-the-buck earphones with microphones attached and priced below Php1000.

February 20, 2015

Apple iWorks now free for Windows users online

Apple wants to lure in potential users into their Mac world as they opened up their iWorks suite of office productivity software to Windows users for free.

February 19, 2015

SKK Mobile Lynx unveiled, Octa-Core with 13MP camera

SKK Mobile has just announced its newest offering, the octa-core Lynx packed with Android 4.4.2 KitKat and a rear 13-megapixel camera in tow.

February 19, 2015

Qualcomm Adds 4 New Snapdragon 400/600 Processors

A month after Qualcomm unveiled its new flagship mobile processor, the chipmaker followed it up by announcing four new members of the lower-tier Snapdragon family which are expected to make its way to mobile devices starting on the second half of this year.

February 19, 2015

BenQ F52 will arrive with Snapdragon 810, 3GB RAM

Monitor-maker BenQ was reported to be on its way to unveil a smartphone this coming MWC 2015. Although it’s been a while since they last released a phone, it looks like they’re targeting the high-end market this time with its F52 that packs flagship internals.

February 19, 2015

Lenovo to out imaging-focused Vibe Shot w/ 16MP camera

It looks like Lenovo is about to introduce a photo-centric device during this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain. Touted as the Vibe Shot, it reportedly carries a 16-megapixel rear camera with BSI sensor and a dedicated shutter button.

February 18, 2015

Will Android One save the reputation of local brands?

Yesterday saw the official launching of Android One in the Philippines and two giant local brands were there to introduce their own version of a low-cost Android One certified smartphone — Cherry Mobile One and MyPhone Uno.

February 18, 2015

A Quick Ride with the Honda Click 125i

We just came from Honda Philippines’ press conference earlier today at their Safety Driving Center in Parañaque, and we got a chance to take their new Honda Click 125i for a test drive.

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