October 31, 2013

Contest ON: Win a Lenovo Idealpad Yoga 11s on 'Yoga Pursuit of the modes' Contest

Want to WIN a Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11s that is worth around Php 44,995, Lenovo Philippines is giving away one at their Facebook page contest.

Yoga: Pursuit of the Modes (the “Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the Philippines who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. 
How to join the contest you say! well better read on...

October 29, 2013

G10 new ASUS Gaming Desktop PC announced at the Pinoy Gaming Festival

ASUS announced the G10 Gaming Desktop PC at the Pinoy Gaming Festival held at the World Trade Center Metro Manila, Pasay City. 
The G10 is powered with the latest 4th generation Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce® GTX graphics for smooth multitasking and high-performance gaming.

Lenovo Opens of its first Lenovo Exclusive Store in DAVAO City

Lenovo has announced the opening of its first Lenovo Exclusive Store for smartphones and tablets in the Philippines, allowing the company to reach more customers and expand its visibility particularly in the Mindanao region.

(L-R) Davao Chamber of Commerce President Daniel Lim, Lenovo Philippines Marketing Communications Manager Anna Abola, Banana Telecommunications Inc. President Wilson Lu, Open Communications Inc. Business Unit Head John V. Rojo, Lenovo Philippines Country General Manager Mr. Michael Ngan, Open Communications Inc. Sales Director Nestor Remata, and Open Communications Inc. Regional Sales Manager for VISMIN Nelson V. Nava
Located at the 3rd level of Gaisano Mall, Davao City, Lenovo’s concept store will house various Lenovo smartphones like the K860, P700i, S880, S560, and the latest A-series smartphones as well as the Lenovo A series tablets including the Lenovo A1000 and A3000. The LES will also display and sell Lenovo accessories.

October 26, 2013

Chinese Knockoffs Gold iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c for only S199.99

Chinese or China made smartphones are mostly clones of the Original designs, and even Apple is not spared from this copying. Goophone is of the chinese website that is now offering Goophonei5, Goophonei5c and Goophonei5s.

The name Goophone sounds funny if you think about it, but according to Redmondpie, these copycap iPhones look really like the real thing and it only cost $199.99 that is only around Php 10K or less.

Sony Xperia Z1, Waterproof Smartphone with 20.7MP Camera priced at PHP 36,990

Xperia Z1 is the latest addition to Sony’s premium Z series of smartphones  it features Sony’s award-winning “G Lens” with a 27mm wide angle and bright F2.0 aperture, custom made large 1/2.3-type CMOS image sensor Exmor RS for mobile with 20.7MP and a BIONZ for mobile image processing engine.

Sony Xperia Z1 are underpinned by Sony’s one-touch functions with NFC technology which will number approximately 100 compatible products by the end of the year including TVs, headphones, audio speakers, tablets, and more

October 25, 2013

Sony’s Sony’s One Touch, One Christmas Campaign

The Filipino Christmas is one of the longest celebrations in the world. Once “ber” months come, colorful lights are sure to dawn the streets & carols start to fill the cool air.

This season, Sony Philippines joins in the festivities by sharing the gift of one touch as it introduces its wide array of NFC enabled devices in an interactive product display.

October 24, 2013

Trend Micro Promotes Online Privacy and Security with “What’s Your Story” Video Contest

In line with its ongoing advocacy to keep kids and teens safe online, Trend Micro Incorporated, the leading global security company, today put out a call for young Filipinos from the age of 13 and above to submit video entries designed to inspire others their age to ensure their safety on the Internet.

Dubbed ”What’s Your Story?”, the global online competition, this year launched for the first time in APAC, aims to encourage the sharing of online usage experiences among teens and young adults to spread awareness about the dangers that lurk online and how best to safeguard oneself through online safety practices.

MY Passport Slim the First 2TB DRIVE with Metal Case Php 8,490

WD (Western Digital) company, announced the availability of its My Passport Slim line of portable hard drives, the first thin drives to offer up to 2 TB capacity, a metal enclosure, and 256-bit hardware-based encryption.

The included WD SmartWare Pro data protection software allows users to back up their data to their My Passport Slim and keep an extra copy in their Dropbox account for peace-of-mind.

October 23, 2013

Sony Xperia C a 5-inch, Dual-SIM announced and Priced at Php13,990

Sony recently launched new products in time for the coming holiday season and one of those gadgets is the Dual-SIM Xperia C with 5-inch qHD touch screen and 1.2GHz quad-core processor.

This Dual-SIM smartphone offers a large 5” qHD display with a 540 x 960 pixel screen resolution for a viewing experience that’s absolutely amazing. Images are sharp, crisp and bright.

ASUS Unveils budget X102BA, 10.1-inch ultraportable laptop for Php18,995

ASUS announced the X102BA, a compact and lightweight ultraportable laptop with a 10.1-inch 1366 x 768 display with 10-point multi-touch for responsive fingertip control with Windows 8.
The X102BA also features the latest AMD A Series APU and comes bundled with Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013 worth Php 4,000 for high-performance productivity and additional savings, straight from the box.

October 22, 2013

Synology Introduces DiskStation DS214play

Synology today introduced DiskStation DS214play, a two-bay NAS server designed to serve as a full entertainment suite. Optimized for multimedia processing, the DS214play is tailored to users’ needs for high-quality video streaming, photo, and music sharing, while keeping all other aspects of NAS uncompromised.
 “Designed as the ultimate media hub with complete NAS features, the all-new DS214play will satisfy users’ complete viewing needs,” said Chad Chiang, Synology’s Product Manager. “Users can easily enjoy movies, TV shows, music and more from DS214play right on their best screen in the house.”

October 20, 2013

Alert ON: Phishers Use Malware in Fake Facebook App

Phishers frequently introduce bogus applications to add new flavor into their phishing baits. Symantec has observed a scam where phishers were trying to steal login credentials, but their means of data theft wasn’t with the phishing bait alone.

Their ploy also used malware for harvesting users’ confidential information. The phishing site spoofed the login page of Facebook and was hosted on a free web hosting site.

October 19, 2013

LG G2 Dream SALE, FREE LG Photo Pocket printer and LG Quick Window Case

If you were impressed by the LG G2 and planning to buy one, mark your calendar on October 20, 2013 because this will only be a one day SALE event.

The “Dream Sale” on Sunday, October 20 where if you buy the LG G2 you will get freebies worth around 9K. Want to know more about the FREE stuff, well better read on..

Lenovo Launches new A Series Affordable Dual-SIM Smartphones

Lenovo, has expanded its range of affordable smartphones, with the release of new dual-SIM smartphone Lenovo A269i, A369i, A516 and A850. These budget-friendly smartphones are targeted for students.
Lenovo's A series Android smartphones are powered by dual and quad core processors and run on Android’s latest OS; Jellybean 2.0, the new A series range showcases more usability and faster response compared to other entry level smartphones.

October 18, 2013

HTC One Gets Supersized with the HTC one Max arriving in November 15 for Php 37,790

HTC ONE Family got the 3rd member, a supersized and yes, a much more improved version of its earlier-released HTC One smartphone. Called the HTC One max. Its 5.9-inch full HD 1080p display phablet.

One of its key features is the Fingerprint Scan function, which takes user convenience to a new level of high. Meantime, the other highly acclaimed features of HTC One smartphones.

Alert ON: Symantec Security Response: Egobot & Nemim Blogs

Symantec has uncovered a sophisticated Trojan, Backdoor.Egobot, which steals confidential information from Korean companies and also executives doing business with Korea (including targets from Australia, Russia, Brazil, and the United States).

 The attackers will often send their victims a spear-phishing email containing malware that appears to be from someone they know (see screenshot above).

Gadget ON: A First Look on Gionee Poineer P2 Dual-SIM, Dual-core, for Php4,499

Gionee is one of the successful Chinese manufacturer of gadget, recently launched their latest smartphone offering the ELIFE E6. They too have an affordable smartphone like the Pioneer P2 that is powered by 1.3 GHz dual core processor.
The Pioneer P2 have a 4-inch TFT touch screen and support standard size SIM cards. So lets get on with the unboxing, better read on...

October 17, 2013

Dell Delivers Most Powerful Workstations Enabling Professionals to Design Faster Than Ever

Dell today announced it has expanded its workstation portfolio with the most powerful mobile and tower workstations, the Dell Precision M4800, M6800, T3610, T5610 and T7610, designed to seamlessly run the leading content creation, engineering, scientific and other professional software applications. 

Updated with the latest high-performance, workstation-class processors, graphics, storage, display and other technologies, the new systems demonstrate Dell’s continued commitment to delivering unparalleled performance and reliability that creative, engineering and scientific professionals require to quickly develop and realize innovative ideas.

October 16, 2013

WD Intruduces Sentinel DS5100 and DS6100 Ultra-Compact Network Storage plus Servers

WD expanded today its small- and medium-sized (SMB) storage solution portfolio with the introduction of the new WD Sentinel DS5100 and WD Sentinel DS6100 (S-series) ultra-compact network storage plus servers.
The WD Sentinel S-series feature high-performance Intel® Xeon® processors and are pre-installed with Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials. All WD Sentinel network storage products feature WD enterprise-class hard drives and these 4-bay WD Sentinel S-series desktop appliances offer up to 16 TB of raw storage.

October 15, 2013

Gadget ON: Kingmax KEBG-M03, Sleek and Packed Power Bank Review

Smartphones are getting smarter and better on each released, but battery is one thing that it really needs improvements. That is why Powerbank is one of the accessories that you must always have with you.

Kingmax KEBG-M03 is a perfect mobile companion with a capacity of 8000mAh and 122 x 67 x 15 mm, it will surely keep your smartphone and other power hungry gadgets powered up.
Let me tell you why this powerbank is a must mobile companion, so beter read on...

Maxell reveals new innovation with “M” series earphones

Our busy and hectic lifestyle has created a need for a private space in the midst of all the din. A good pair of earphones is usually enough to provide this personal bubble for most people. But with the gamut of earphones in the market, finding quality earphones worth your hard earned money may prove to be more difficult.
Enter the new M Series high-end earphones from Maxell Ltd, a marketing leader in digital media products for consumers and professionals.

October 14, 2013

Pinoy Gaming Festival 2013 is ready to to rock the SMX on October 26-27

Gamers rejoice! this event is for you hardcore gamers, the Pinoy Gaming Festival 2013 is going to be held at SMX Convention Halls 1 & 2 on October 26-27.

This is the 4th year of celebration for PGF, and it is one of the most anticipated gaming events in the Philippines.

Acer Philippines celebrates outstanding professionals with Ultra achievements

Acer Philippines is urging modern-day professionals to rise to this challenge as it launches the all-new Acer Ultra You campaign. As part of the global tech brand’s push to inspire people to explore beyond limits.

Erik Matti, Award-winning Director, Screenwriter and Producer

Acer Ultra You celebrates the success and achievements of eight unique personalities in wide-ranging professional fields. It also echoes the call for users to leverage technology in ways that bring out the best in each individual.

Real UnliCHAT Experience with Globe’s GoUnli30

How does Globe GoUNLI30 give you the REAL UNLI chat experience? Its easy you got to experience to chat on your favorite social network messengers, such as facebook, yahoo and others for only Php 30.

With GoUNLI30, subscribers get unlimited texts to all networks, unlimited calls to Globe/TM, and unlimited chat with the best messaging apps like Viber, Kakao Talk, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, WeChat, Line and the telco’s very own messaging app GMessage without the need for Wi-Fi or additional data charges. 

October 11, 2013

Lenovo A516: Dual-SIM, 4.5-inch Android Smartphone Php5,999

The Lenovo A516 recently appeared at Lenovo Mobile Philippines Facebook Page timeline, its another Dual-SIM Android Smartphone at an affordable price tag of Php5,999

Lenovo is offering this smartphone on affordable price with a very decent hardware configurations.

October 10, 2013

Gionee Launches ELIFE E6 Smartphone with White OGS Technology in the Philippines

Gionee Communication Equipment Co. Ltd. they have a huge market share in Chine and ranked no.2 in GSM market. Now they are entering the Philippine market with with the introduction on of their latest smartphone.
The ELIFE E6 is part of the ELIFE series models, its powered by Quad-core 1.5Hz processor with Cortex-A7 Main GPU. ELIFE E6 is the first smartphone with White OGS technology. 

October 09, 2013

HTC One Mini officially priced in the Philippines for Php 25,390

the HTC One mini, the same has been designed in response to a growing clamor from consumers for a smartphone that can easily fit into their pockets yet still offer the best in mobile technology. 
The HTC One mini is a super-sleek and compact addition to the HTC One family that offers practically the same innovative technologies as the HTC One (such as the HTC BlinkFeed, HTC Zoe and HTC BoomSound), but at a more affordable price point.

October 08, 2013

Plantronics Offers New Voyager Legend CS is the BT headset for your mobile phone

Plantronics, a pioneer in wearable technology, today announced the Voyager Legend® CS, the latest addition to the award winning Voyager headset line. 
Designed to provide wireless mobility and improved productivity for virtual collaboration both in and out of the office, the Voyager Legend CS headset system blends all the features of the Voyager family – precisely tuned audio, advanced noise cancellation, Smart Sensor technology and intuitive voice enabled controls – with connectivity for both the mobile phone and desk phone.

October 07, 2013

Infinity Blade III Reborn, the Story Continues

And so the story continues about the saga of Siris, this time he is joined by Isa with the God-King Raidriar in a desperate attempt to destroy the Worker of Secrets and his army of Deathless titans.

Uncover new mysteries to wield the power of the Infinity Blade in this timeless adventure of champions and villains. The game was featured during the recent launch of the new iPhone 5s and 5C.

October 06, 2013

Gadget ON: Western Digital WD Red 4.0TB HDD (WD40EFRX) Review

Western Digital newest offering the WD Red 4.0TB for NASware, this drive offers 33% more storage capacity than previously the same 3.5" form factor with a 6Gb/s SATA interface.

The WD Red line varies storage capacity from 1.0TB, 2.0TB and 3.0TB models. Their target market are small business that require minimum NAS storage.

Torque Droidz Blast X, announced with 4.5-inch screen priced Php Php3,299

Torque just posted on their Facebook page the availability of Torque Droid Blast X, priced at Php3,299 this is one budget friendly smartphone.

Torque promoting it as "have a BLAST on a 4.5", it seems that they are selling this smartphone with its big 4.5-inch capacitive touchscreen. But will this device can perform well. Well better read on...

Globe GCash Race to 1M Transactions! WIN! Samsung Galaxy S4

Use your GCASH every time, dare to race to the 1,000,000th GCASH transaction, and you might just be the one to win P100,000 worth of Sodexo Gift Certificates! Every 50,000th transaction made before the 1,000,000th wins a Samsung Galaxy S4. - See more at:
Want to win a the new Samsung Galaxy S4, if you are a Globe GCash user you might be the lucky one to win in Globe’s GCash Race to 1M Transactions! 

All you have to do is use your GCASH every time, dare to race to the 1,000,000th GCASH transaction, and you might just be the one to win P100,000 worth of Sodexo Gift Certificates! Every 50,000th transaction made before the 1,000,000th wins a Samsung Galaxy S4. Want to know how? read on...

October 05, 2013

Quickoffice now Avaialble on Android, iOS and Google Chrome

Still looking for a application where you can edit Microsoft Office files! Maybe Quickoffice can help, it's a Google product the that lets users open and edit Microsoft Office files.

This free app from Google lets you create and edit Microsoft® Office documents, spreadsheets and presentations on your iPhone and iPad. Once you sign in with your Google Account, work can be saved in Google Drive, which gives you up to 15GB of free storage and lets you access your files from any mobile device or computer.

October 04, 2013

Globe Platinum unveils unlimited all-network call and text plans starting at Plan 5000

Globe Platinum, the country’s elite postpaid brand which offers the most exclusive and premium privileges, is breaking telco barriers with its newest roster of postpaid plans that provide subscribers unlimited and worry-free access to their contacts across all mobile networks. 

With the new All-Net Plans 5000 and 10000, Platinum subscribers get unlimited calls and texts to all networks and unlimited mobile internet, providing uninterrupted connection with loved ones, social circles, and business partners, anytime, anywhere.

October 03, 2013

ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7 announced at Php 6,995 with 5 colorful designs

ASUS  just announced the new version of ASUS MeMO Pad HD 7, the update includes a quad-core processor, 1280 x 800 IPS display.

The MeMO Pad HD 7 is a 7-inch tablet with a quad-core processor, 1280 x 800 IPS display, stereo speakers, along with a 1.2-megapixel front-facing and 5-megapixel rear-facing camera.

October 02, 2013

Pre-Order NBA 2K14 and get a chance to Win Tickets to NBA Global Games Philippines at Mall of Asia Arena

The season is on for NBA 2K14 as it becomes available today here in the Philippines. NBA 2K14 is being exclusively marketed by X-Play Online Games Inc., one of the country’s leading video game distributors, together with game publishing frontrunner 2K Sports and developed by Visual Concepts.

This latest addition to the NBA 2K series features back-to-back NBA Champion and the current King of Basketball LeBron James as the cover athlete, who is also serving as the music curator of the game.

WD releases new Designed My Book and My Book for Mac hard with up to 4TB Capacity

WD! Western Digital, has redesigned its popular My Book and My Book for Mac lines of external desktop drives to provide as much as 4 TB storage capacity and enhanced data protection for those who create and collect large volumes of data, video, music and photos.

With USB 3.0 for speed, the new My Book lines are available in 2 TB, 3 TB and 4 TB capacities for the largest content collections. At any point in time, anything can happen to one’s data. Whether it’s a lost notebook or destructive virus, it’s critical to keep data safe and maintain a backup of important documents and valued content.

October 01, 2013

Cloudmark Security Platform delivers protection against messaging Abuse Enters the Philippines Market

Cloudmark, Inc., the global leader in messaging threat protection for communication service providers, has revealed they are entering the Filipino market to provide messaging security solutions for the country’s carrier market.  

The Philippines is the second among three other Southeast Asian countries, which are Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia, where Cloudmark establishes its network.