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May 31, 2013

Globe Telecom first PH telco to offer BlackBerry Q10

On the back of its strong and longtime partnership with BlackBerry®, Globe Telecom becomes the first telco in the Philippines to launch the BlackBerry® Q10 and will be the only operator offering the newest BlackBerry smartphone for the first thirty (30) days when it becomes officially available in the country on June 7.
The leader in postpaid is poised to offer the best deals for BlackBerry Q10 under its best-ever MySuperPlan, a next-generation postpaid plan that allows subscribers to get more than what they pay for with a plan value that is almost twice the value of prepaid load.

May 30, 2013

Samsung Introduces the GALAXY S4 Mini

Samsung today announced their latest offering for smartphone it's the Galaxy S4 mini, just like the Galaxy S3 with it's smaller version Galaxy S3 mini, this Galaxy S4 mini is the smaller brother of the popular Galaxy S4.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 mini is equipped with 4.3”qHD (16:9 wide view) Super AMOLED screen and powered by 1.7 GHz Dual-Core Processor and will run on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean).

Cherry Mobile Omega HD 2.0 Quad-Core Device, priced at Php 8,999

Cherry Mobile looks like updating most of it's popular smartphones to 2.0 with upgraded specs, one of this is the new OMEGA HD .20, the highlights are 12 MP BSI Camera and its DragonTrail Glass Technology on a 5-inch HD IPS screen.

Just last march Cherry Mobile OMEGA HD was launched with 1GHz dual-core MediaTek MT6577 processor and 5-inch HD (720×1280) with SRP of Php 7,999.00. The OMEGA HD 2.0 is equipped with 1.2GHz Quad-Core processorr so it's safe to assume that it will use the same chipset MediaTek with the latest MT6589 chipset. the OMEGA 2.0 will have an SRP of Php 8,999 that's Php 1,000 more for the Quad-Core processor upgrade.

May 29, 2013

Lenovo Smartphones Back-to-School SALE

Just in time for school year, Lenovo is having a sale on their Smartphones, Enjoy great deals & discounts at the Lenovo Back-to-School sale! This sale is from June 1-2 only.

The SALE event will be held at 2299 Don Chino Roces Ave. (Pasong Tamo Extension) Makati City on June 1-2, 2013, 9am to 5pm only.

So what to expect in this event:
  • Free powerpack for the first 20 Lenovo smartphone* buyers on June 1.
  • Buy 1 Take 1 offer on select models. 
  • Plus major discounts on selected models! 
* Applicable only to the following models: P700i, S560, S880, K860, and S720. 

So if your looking for a new Android Smartphone, better check this-out and you could save more on your purchase on that new phone. 

May 27, 2013

MyPhone unveiled 3D smartphone, the MyPhone A919 3D for Php7,390

MyPhone another local phone company just unveiled their latest smartphone offering the  MyPhone A919 3D, smartphone, This smartphone offer 5” Naked Eye 3D (WVGA) Display. Thus, a real 3D experience minus the 3D glasses.


The A919 3D smartphone is one another offering on the A919 series that MyPhone have on its line-up. With it's 5MP 3D Camera can let you spruce up your posts on Facebook,
Twitter or Instagram with 3D images. 

May 26, 2013

Gadget ON: Jabra SOLEMATE Bluetooth Portable Speaker Review

I'm a fan of wireless speakers, its always nice to enjoy your favorite music and audiobooks without the hassle of wires, but sometimes it's a bit hard to find a good portable speaker with a good quality sounds and with good battery life so that you can enjoy it for a longer period of time.

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I found this new product of Jabra, which is the Jabra SOLEMATE, it’s a Bluetooth wireless portable speaker that is designed to work wirelessly with smartphone and tablets devices. It’s a portable speaker that you can bring anywhere you want to enjoy your music.

May 25, 2013

HTC One Officially Launch with SRP of Php 32,990

HTC Philippines has officially launched its new flagship smartphone, the HTC One. With Quad Core 1.7 GHz processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, and 4.7″ Full HD display.


One of the significant features of the new HTC One is with its 4-9mm slim full metal body crafted with a distinct zero-gap aluminum unibody.

May 24, 2013

WD will Showcase SSHD and 5MM Technologies in Tablet, THIN and LIGHT DEVICES at COMPUTEX Taipei 2013

Western Digital company and world leader in storage and connected-life products, today announced that it will demonstrate its solid state hybrid drives (SSHD) and 5 mm ultra-slim hard drive technologies in tablet and other thin-and-light devices at the COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2013 trade event, held in Taiwan from June 4 to June 8, 2013.


The innovations will be a part of WD’s exhibit showcasing its latest storage technologies and solutions addressing thin-and-light mobile devices, cloud datacenter computing and the connected lifestyle.

May 23, 2013

Dell’s Focus on Enterprise Solutions and Services Gives Customers the Power to Do More

Opening its Dell Solutions Tour 2013, Dell today announced that more and more customers worldwide rely on its technology solutions and services since the company embarked on its transformation over four years ago.


Dell supports millions of customers in 180 countries around the globe, including 95 percent of Fortune 500 companies, governments, educators, healthcare organizations and consumers. More than 10 million small-medium businesses rely on Dell solutions and services to grow their businesses and serve their customers.

May 22, 2013

Accent-Micro Warehouse SALE up to 70% Off

Here's another PC and Gadget SALE happening in the metro, Accent-Micro one of the biggest PC Store in the metro is having warehouse sale from May 22 up to May 24, 2013.


There will also be a Trade-in, Trade-up happening during the SALE, you can trade-in your old gadgets or pc/laptops so that you can use it to buy another gadgets at the SALE. Read on to see the full mechanics.

May 21, 2013

Fortinet’s FortiGuard reported that Bitcoin mining botnet, ZeroAccess, was the No.1 threat this quarter

Fortinet − a world leader in high-performance network security – today announced the findings of its FortiGuard threat landscape research for the period of January 1 − March 31, 2013. FortiGuard Labs observed that the Bitcoin mining botnet, ZeroAccess, was the No.1 threat this quarter as reported by FortiGate devices worldwide. The report also reveals analysis of the South Korea cyber attacks and two new Android adware variants that have climbed the watch list in the last 90 days. 
ZeroAccess Shows No Signs of Slowing
“In the first quarter of 2013, we have seen owners of the ZeroAccess botnet maintain and expand the number of bots under its control,” said Richard Henderson, security strategist and threat researcher for Fortinet’s FortiGuard Labs. “In the last 90 days, the owners of ZeroAccess have sent their infected hosts 20 software updates.”

May 20, 2013

Arc Mobile enters the Phone Market intruduces: Basic Phones, Prime Series, Nitro Series and Tab Series Line-up

Here's another local phone manufacturer that is entering the smartphone market, Arc Mobile introduced their line-up of phones in a blogger event held in Hotel.

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Arc Mobile is another local brand, that will focus on Basic Phones, Smartphones and on TabPhones (Tablet with Phone functions). Their focus on their products is a more affordable phones but with good quality on both hardware and software.

May 19, 2013

ASUS Launches the 7-inch Fonepad in the Philippine Market

And so the 7-inch hybrid Phone-Tablet is getting popular, and Asus is not letting it go without releasing their own version. The new ASUS Fonepad was recently released to media press and will be available the coming week on ASUS Stores nationwide.


The ASUS Fonepad
Powered by the latest Intel® Atom™ Z2420 processor with full Android compatibility, Fonepad™ which comes in Titanium Gray and Champagne Gold, features a perfect balance of performance and energy efficiency, with hardware-accelerated 1080p Full HD video decoding. The 7-inch screen features 10-point multi-touch, and a 1280 x 800 HD resolution for crisp screen results.

May 18, 2013

Warehouse Gadget SALE, up to 70% OFF



If you’re looking for the best deals this side of the planet, then come join us at Whitespace (2314 Chino Roces Ave. ext. Makati City) this coming May 17 – 19! Get the cheapest deals on the following brands such as ASUS, HP, HTC, Gear 4, BenQ and many more...


You can get deals for as low as 70%! And not only that you can also take home some amazing freebies from some of our participating brands!
So if you ware looking for a replacement on that old PC or laptop you have, this is the place where to get it at a discount price, just make sure you visit them today until tomorrow. 

May 17, 2013

WD’S MY PASSPORT ULTRA Offers Consumers Ultimate Mobile Storage Solution

Western Digital, today announced the availability of the My Passport® Ultra line of portable hard drives, which combine additional layers of data protection with super-fast USB 3.0 connectivity, a slim, compact design and four color choices to offer mobile consumers the safest and easiest way to protect their digital content while traveling.


Available in 500 GB, 1 TB and new 2 TB capacities, My Passport Ultra portable hard drives have built-in WD SmartWare Pro backup software with Dropbox integration, hardware encryption and password protection to safeguard against unauthorized drive access.

May 16, 2013

Globe Tattoo@Home ready to rock the market with a chart-topping offer

Tattoo@Home continues to create waves in the market as it is all set to follow-up its game-changing run of exciting offers…

Very soon, Tattoo@Home is ready to redefine the way consumers connect at the comforts of their home with another compelling deal that is sure to be “music to their ears,” following the success of its unlimited landline to Globe and TM call feature.

May 14, 2013

New 3.5-Inch WD Performance Adapter Readies 2.5-Inch SAS Drives for Legacy 3.5-inch Datacenter Storage Systems

Western Digital announced a new 3.5-inch SAS hard drive solution for legacy datacenter storage systems with the release of WD XE, 2.5-inch, 10,000 RPM SAS hard drive, now available mounted in a 3.5-inch WD performance adapter. Shipping immediately, the WD XE hard drives provide best-in-class performance, low power consumption, and an easier upgrade path for existing 3.5-inch storage systems.

While demand for 3.5-inch, high-performance enterprise-class hard drives slows, a need remains for an alternate high-performance storage device as a transitional solution for legacy systems. WD XE hard drives offer best-in-class sequential performance and provide a compelling upgrade for datacenters migrating away from legacy drives nearing end-of-life.

May 13, 2013

Contest ON: Win an ALCATEL ONE TOUCH IDOL ULTRA in thier Facebook Page

It's currently the thinnest Smartphone in the market measuring only 6.5mm, and sports a brilliant 4.7' HD AMOLED Display, 8MP main camera. This phone was featured in the movie Iron Man 3.


There was a scene in the latest Iron Man where Tony Stark got ambush interview and throw this phone in the wall. This is Alcatel latest offering in the smartphone market, and so far this the thinnest in the market. Powered by Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9.

May 12, 2013

Philips sends out Mother’s Day love with these gift ideas

Moms are probably the most hard-working, dedicated, and selfless people. You can be sure that your mom would always put you first above anything, and that she has your best interests at heart.

This Mother’s Day, return some of the love she has given you by planning a special day for her. Pamper her, give her the royal treatment, take her out and make her feel extra special with these Mother's Day gift ideas courtesy of Philips.

A healthier diet, with the Philips Avance Juicer 

Help Mom stay fit and strong by providing her with a healthier way to prepare juices. She deserves nothing but fresh and pure fruit juices, made with a juicer that does not require pre-cutting or peeling, so she can get every bit of nutrient she needs. 

Lenovo A390 Android Smartphone with pre-installed Norton Mobile Security for Php 4,999

Android is the most popular mobile platform now leaving iOS behind,with that it also became the target malwares. Lenovo now have pre-installed Norton Mobile Security app on their new Lenovo A390.

 

The 4-inch A390 is powered by a 1.0 GHz Dual Core Processor that lets you get more out of your phone. A 5 MP Rear Camera with Panorama Mode, Burst Mode up to 16 Shots, Face Beauty Effect, and Portable WLAN Hotspot, USB and BT Tethering.

Cherry Mobile SkyFire 2.0 Quad-Core Android Smartphone at Php 7,999

It's official, Cherry Mobile SkyFire 2.0 with 5-inch screen, 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU and priced only at Php 7,999 it's one of the most affordable Quad-core Android smartphone in the market now.


It looks like Dual-core is now a thing of the past and Quad-core mobile processor is now the base standard for most smartphones that are coming out in the market, just like Samsung Galaxy S4 which have an Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15.

Kettle Korn: Poppin’ Fun All The Time!

I've always wanted to be fast and be able to ride like a wind and be one with the clouds, I've always wanted to fly the fastest and nuclear powered jet plane.



So if I will be an star to a movie it will be all about dog fight, a lot of firepower and action, of course these will be a life threatening situation where I need to save the world from destruction from bad guys, and of course get the girl of my dream... it's all about a days job for a jet pilot.

This is why I love mo watch movies that are fast paced and all action, like the movie Top Gun and Pearl Harbor.

For the premier showing of my movie, the best treat to all movie goers is a FREE pop corn and drinks, well what best way to serve it is with Kettle Korn because it's just makes the movies poppin’ fun all time!

So hold onto your seat while enjoying Kettle Korn and be prepared to see the greatest action pack movie of the year.

May 11, 2013

Asus Fonepad the new 7-inch Intel powered phone tablet hybrid is set to launch in local market

By now! the sight of people using a 7-inch tablet is getting common, its the right size for an tablet with phone functionally and still fit on a small purse or jacket pocket.



Asus is set to launch one of the first 7-inch (800 x 1280 pixels / 216 ppi pixel density) phone tablet hybrid in local market, this will be powered by Intel Atom Z2420.

One the mainstream of this new hybrid fonepad is the use of an Intel Atom processor with 1.2 GHz single-core, the product launch will be next week.

Will post an update about this phonepad on it's local pricing and availability soon. 


May 10, 2013

WD and Sandisk Team up to Create World’s Thinnest 2.5-inch Solid State Hybrid Drives

Western Digital and SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash memory storage solutions, today announced that the two companies are collaborating to introduce hybrid storage devices that feature best-in-class flash memory technology from SanDisk and best-in-class hard drive technology from WD.
SanDisk is supplying a SanDisk iSSD™ storage device for the WD Black™ solid state hybrid drive (SSHD), the world’s thinnest 2.5-inch SSHD solution, which utilizes both WD proprietary hybrid technology and industry standard SATA IO technology. 

May 06, 2013

Microsoft Philippines empowers SMBs by helping them modernize their business through IT

In line with its strong commitment to empower small-medium businesses (SMBs) in the country through relevant and accessible technology, Microsoft Philippines, together with its partners, encourage SMBs to modernize their IT infrastructure before the end of support for Windows XP and Office 2003 on April 8, 2014 through a beneficial promo called Get2Modern.

Get2Modern, which runs from May 1 to June 28, 2013, entitles qualified SMBs to aspecial 15% discount on Windows 8 and Office 2013 through the Open License volume program, as well as Windows 8 Pro notebooks and tablet hardware upgrade offers.

May 05, 2013

Philips launches LED "Promise of Greener World" Campaign

Philips Lighting Philippines kicked off its LED campaign last May 4, 2013 at the SM Mall of Asia. Entitled “The Promise of a Greener World”, the campaign emphasized how using LED lighting solutions can help reduce the Philippines’ carbon footprint, and avert the drastic effects of global warming. 


The event, hosted by popular TV host Suzi Entrata-Abrera, featured Philips’ latest range of LED lighting products, together with its newest Brand Ambassador, popular TV personality and triathlete Kim Atienza.

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