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July 28, 2014

Live Lock Screen Beta now on Windows Store

Are you tired of looking the same old default lock screen on you Windows Phone device? Well, fret no more as Microsoft has recently made the Live Lock Screen (Beta) app available on Windows Store, and we think you should really give this one a try.

July 18, 2014

MSI GT72 Dominator Pro officially announced

MSI has officially announced its latest gaming notebook which features a 17.3-inch Full HD display, 128GB SDD + 1TB HDD, up to 32GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX880M GPU, and Intel Core i7-4710HQ CPU – the GT72 Dominator Pro.

July 18, 2014

LG G3 Beat now official, the toned down flagship

In keeping with the tradition of releasing a cheaper version of their flagship smartphone, the South Korean firm officially unveiled the LG G3 Beat; a 5-inch smartphone that inherits the LG G3’s design but has a more modest configuration.

July 18, 2014

Microsoft to shift Nokia X products to Windows Phone

Looks like Microsoft has no long-term plans for its budget Android-running smartphones as it has revealed that it will shift select future Nokia X products to become Windows Phone-powered Lumias.

July 06, 2014

Bureau of Customs donates seized laptops to DepEd

Almost 4,000 laptops seized by the the Bureau of Customs will be donated to the Department of Education (DepEd) to aid students and teachers in public elementary and high schools nationwide.

July 03, 2014

PLDT to spend Php86 million to double bandwidth capacity

In keeping with the steady rise of demand for high-speed broadband internet in the country, the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) has released a statement that the telco is planning to invest $2M to upgrade the Asia-America Gateway (AAG) cable system 100 Gigabit standards, increasing the bandwidth capacity by 200% in the process.

July 02, 2014

Yo, Hodor is an app to talk like Hodor with your friends

If you’ve been watching Game of Thrones, you probably know the character Hodor. He is a servant of the Stark family that has some sort of speech impediment and could only say one thing – Hodor! A parody of the app Yo! which does nothing else but send a “Yo!” alert to your contacts, Yo, […]

June 26, 2014

Chromecast doing good, gets Backdrop & mirroring

Over at Google IO, the company talks about their affordable yet powerful streaming device called the Chromecast, and Google brags that it is indeed doing good so far and is picking up.

June 20, 2014

Here’s the reason why Facebook was down yesterday

Wondering why Facebook can’t be accessed yesterday afternoon? Here’s your answer.

June 13, 2014

Photo Showdown – Cherry Mobile Flare S2 VS Google Nexus 5

As some of you may know, the Cherry Mobile Flare S2 carries the same camera sensor used in Google Nexus 5. We did a little test to see if this sub-Php5K smartphone can really produce the same quality of photos with a Google-branded device.

June 13, 2014

LIVA: World’s Smallest Windows-Based Mini PC

We first saw these at the ECS Booth in Computex last week and the company claims it’s the world’s smallest Windows-based Mini PC Kit. Called LIVA, this small box is powered by an Intel Bat Trail M chip.

June 09, 2014

Hands-On: HTC DotView Cover

We managed to buy an HTC DotView case last week while we were in Taiwan for the Computex. It was hard to find this case despite the fact that Taiwan is home of HTC.

June 06, 2014

DOTC enforces revised penalties on road violations

The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) is implementing a long list of revised fines and penalties for traffic violations. This is now in effect so be sure you’re updated to avoid being caught off-guard when you’re driving in the metro.

May 31, 2014

BFF Timeout App by McDo+Coca-cola wants you offline

Last Wednesday, McDo invited us to a quick BFF meal to share with fellow bloggers and at the same time introduced their new BFF App.

May 28, 2014

Toshiba Encore 2, Windows 8.1 tablets starting at $199.99

Along with the Android-powered Excite Go, Toshiba also announced two new tablets powered by Windows 8.1 OS – the Encore 2.

May 27, 2014

Watch Dogs now available in the PH starting at Php1,695

One of the promising and most hyped games around has finally arrived in the Philippines – Watch Dogs, wherein you will be taking the personality of Aiden Pearce who has the ability to hack everything in the city environment using only his smartphone.

May 25, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1 file manager coming this June

One of the promises coming to Windows Phone 8.1 update is a built-in file manager. Though, current users of WP8.1 do not see this feature on their Windows-powered smartphone. According to an admin reply via forum, this feature will be known as “Files.”

May 25, 2014

Windows 8.1 with Bing coming to cheaper devices

Microsoft is pushing its operating system to more devices by it making cheaper for OEMs. A new version of Windows 8.1 is coming to devices at Computex 2014 dubbed as Windows 8.1 with Bing.

May 20, 2014

Watch Dogs promo: You’d wish this happens in real life

What if you could control the things in your surroundings with just an app? What if, just by a press of a button, you can turn on lights, change traffic lights, and unlock any sports car that you see on the street? This is what these people did to promote Ubisoft’s hotly-anticipated video game Watch […]

April 30, 2014

Acer Aspire Switch 10: multi-mode Windows 8.1 tablet

Acer has just announced their own version of a multi-mode Windows 8.1 tablet, the Aspire Switch 10, that takes its inspiration from the Lenovo Yoga and the Transformer Book T100.

April 19, 2014

Viber, WeChat and Line dominate PH chat app

According to one source close to both Smart and Globe, the top mobile messaging apps in the Philippines is dominated by Viber, WeChat and Line.

April 16, 2014

DOST supercomputer now up and running

Last year, we reported that PAGASA is getting an IBM supercomputer to help in weather forecasting in the Philippines. Fast forward to the present, the IBM Blue Gene supercomputer is up and running through the Department of Science & Technology (DOST).

April 09, 2014

Official Windows 8.1 Update now available for download

In addition to Microsoft ending support for Windows XP today, the company in turn has made official its latest Windows 8.1 Update 1 that users can now begin downloading. Microsoft calls this update ‘mandatory’ for all users of Windows 8.1.

April 08, 2014

Adobe Lightroom mobile for iPad now available

Lightroom users can now edit and organize their photos on their tablets with the launch of Adobe’s new app for the iPad – Lightroom mobile.

April 04, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1: Cortana, Action Center & More

Microsoft’s Windows Phone has already faced a lot of updates since its launch, most of it fast through Nokia. Now, a new update arrives and it is packing a lot of due changes. Check on our list of major changes in Microsoft’s latest software update down below; enter Windows Phone 8.1.

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