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July 03, 2015

BlackBerry Venice, 5.4-inch Android phone available soon?

Popular tipster @evleaks has released some fresh news for the supposed Android-powered BlackBerry device that made some buzz on the Internet last month. The device will reportedly be called Venice and could feature a physical QWERTY keyboard that slides out — pretty much like what was previously reported. Continue Reading

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July 01, 2015

Top Ten Smartphones under Php10K (mid-2015)

It’s been a habit of ours to once in a while compare all the sweet offerings from mobile phone makers and compile them into one easy-to-read list to help you determine what good buys are out there. For this article we’ve gathered 10 bang-for-the-buck phablets under Php10K. Continue Reading

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June 23, 2015

Android 5.1.1 update brings RAW function to Galaxy S6 camera

Taking your phone photography skills to the next level? Users of the Samsung Galaxy S6 will soon have the capability to shoot RAW on the Android 5.1.1 update — just like with DSLRs. Continue Reading

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June 16, 2015

Razer buys Android console-maker Ouya

Razer, who is best known for its gaming accessories, has been reported to have bought Ouya — maker of the $99 Android console. Continue Reading

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June 13, 2015

BlackBerry to use Android OS for a future smartphone?

Reports from sources familiar with the matter suggest that BlackBerry might be giving in and using Google‘s Android operating system for an upcoming smartphone. Continue Reading

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June 02, 2015

ASUS ZenFone 4, 5, and 6 get Lollipop update

Finally after being delayed on its supposed arrival, the ASUS ZenFone 4, ZenFone 5, and ZenFone 6 will now be getting its Android Lollipop fix. The update includes improvements, additions, and even some removals. Continue Reading

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May 15, 2015

Microsoft intros Hyperlapse for Android & Windows

Microsoft announces that its video-smoothing software for time lapses can now be used in different platforms. Hyperlapse Mobile is now on Android and Windows plus an addition of Hyperlapse Pro for desktops. Continue Reading

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May 06, 2015

Sony launches new Xperia C4 and C4 Dual

Sony today lunches its new selfie-centered smartphone Xperia C4 and C4 Dual. Both have a spacious 5.5-inch display, 13MP rear camera, and a 5MP front shooter with built-in LED flash to effectively illuminate the image when taking selfies under low-light conditions. Continue Reading

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May 06, 2015

Starmobile releases hands-on video of JUMP Neo w/ Lollipop

Starmobile posts in its blogsite a hands-on video of the new JUMP Neo. It is currently priced below Php5K, making it the most affordable 5-inch Lollipop smartphone available in the Philippines as of now. Head past the jump to see more of the device. Continue Reading

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May 01, 2015

Meizu MX4 Pro receives Lollipop update, gets higher benchmark score

Those waiting for the Lollipop update of the monster-phone Meizu MX4 Pro can now get it over-the-air. Users will enjoy a slew of improvements in terms of usage as well as a significant boost in its benchmark performance. Continue Reading

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April 25, 2015

Android pisses on Apple logo, Google apologizes after

On a lighter note, users of Google Maps recently came across with something that instantly caught their attention — the Android character taking a glorious piss at Apple’s logo. Google comes out with an apology. Continue Reading

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April 25, 2015

Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia C3 get Android Lollipop treatment

After promising Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia C3 users of an Android Lollipop update, Sony delivers through as people from different countries are now beginning to receive notifications for a new available software version. Continue Reading

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April 03, 2015

Office Lens for iPhone and Android now available

For those fans of the Office Lens app for Windows Phone that captures receipts and business cards and automatically crops and stores them on your phone, here’s some good news for you — they’re now available for iOS and Android. Continue Reading

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March 10, 2015

Android Lollipop gets new update, offers fresh features

The official Android blog announces a new update for their latest Android Lollipop OS. The Android 5.1, apart from the usual improvement in stability and performance, also offers new features to look forward to for compatible devices. Continue Reading

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February 13, 2015

iOS 8 reportedly suffers more app crashes than Android Lollipop

Google’s Android 5.0 Lollipop suffers less app crashes than rival mobile operating system software iOS 8 from Apple, according to data from mobile application management specialist company Crittercism.

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January 19, 2015

Play This: WWE Immortals for iOS and Android

If you’re looking for a fresh new game to try on your smartphone, check WWE Immortals out! WWE gets some Mortal Kombat treatment and turns wrestlers like John Cena into a superhero and Undertaker into a necromancer. Continue Reading

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January 18, 2015

Galaxy S6 could have an iPhone-like fingerprint sensor

The next Galaxy flagship is already in the works with its fingerprint scanner being rumored to be redesigned. Users may soon say goodbye to Samsung’s cumbersome hardware implementation.
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January 10, 2015

Nokia N1 tablet sold out in 4 minutes

The new tablet from Nokia began its pre-order sale in China with 20,000 stocks. After 4 minutes, it was already sold out.
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January 07, 2015

Microsoft Office Preview for Android tablets now live on Google Play Store

Just last November 2014, Microsoft launched the Office Preview for Android tablets to a limited audience. One needs a sign up and wait for an invitation, but not anymore. The Office Preview can now be downloaded directly from the Play Store.
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December 22, 2014

O+ Fab Elite 2.0 First Impressions

O+ USA just announced a new member of their growing Fab family. Here is a 6.5” phablet powered by a 1.7 Octa-Core processor with Android 4.4 KitKat on-board, the O+ Fab Elite 2.0.
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December 02, 2014

LG L Fino Dual Quick Review

LG smartphone line up has been doing pretty well since they launched the LG G2 a year ago. Following the success of the G2 is the current flagship, the LG G3. But these are top-tier devices that will cost consumers quite a lot. Good thing, LG introduced the L Fino. A G3-looking device without the horsepower but has a few charms of its own.

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November 22, 2014

Android 5.0 Lollipop on the Nexus 5 Review

For the past few months, my LG Google Nexus 5 was starting to feel boring and outdated. It was also restarting randomly for no apparent reason and Google just told me to try and uninstall apps (and if all else fails, factory reset to fix the problem). With the Android 5.0 OTA update still on the way, I lost my patience. I unlocked the Nexus 5’s bootloader, wiped all my data, flashed Lollipop, and locked it once again. Just like that, it feels like a new phone.

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November 13, 2014

Google’s Public Alert now warns Philippines of typhoons

Published at Google Asia Pacific Blog, the company announced that they teamed up with PAGASA to give warning to Filipinos when a typhoon is entering the PAR. The idea is to give people details and tips on what to do as well as where best to go when these calamities happen. Continue Reading

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November 07, 2014

Xiaomi to have a Redmi 1S sale on November 11

Xiaomi and Lazada is opening another Redmi 1S sale next week. Interested? Check out what is in stored for you. There’s a bundle, discounts, and araffle!
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November 07, 2014

Microsoft brings Office to iPhone and Android tablets

Microsoft Office is reaching out to more mobile devices as it releases an iPhone and an Android tablet preview app. Plus, it gives a sneak peek of Office for Windows 10.
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