November 30, 2013

Microsoft Philippines showcase Life through Windows Glass House

Microsoft Philippines today has unveiled the Windows Glass House, a life-size installation that replicates a typical home but is reimagined with the incorporation of different Windows 8.1 devices and apps made for each member of the family.

The Glass House, designed by renowned interior designers Ivy and Cynthia Almario, illustrates the ability of Microsoft technology to power Filipino families and to transform their everyday living. The Glass House showcased the newest Windows 8.1 tablets such as the Lenovo MIXX2 and Acer W4.

November 29, 2013

Gionee Elife E7 Smartphone with 5.5-Inch Display, 16.0MP Main Camera

Gionee announced their newest offering the Gionee Elife E7 with full-pack hardware features, for starters this smartphone is powered by the latest Qualcomm Quadcore Snapdragon 2.2Ghz processor.

With its 16.0MP main camera and 8MP front camera, this smartphone is another great camera device that might replace your current digital camera and those compact dslr.

November 28, 2013

Lenovo's How-to Guide on Picking out Your First Smartphone

Why does choosing a smartphone these days seem so overwhelming? That’s because you're drowning in a sea of information and devices and out of so many different products out there today - you only need to catch one fish.

There are a few important things to keep in mind before diving into getting your first smartphone. These three fail-safe tips will help you swim and navigate through the mobile market and lead you to your first smartphone:

November 27, 2013

Celebrate the Yuletide season with treats from Philips

Christmas is one of the most anticipated and joyful times of the year. It’s also one of the busiest—our schedules can get easily packed, from Christmas parties to last minute shopping sprees.

But Christmas doesn’t have to be stressful—plan your Christmas list ahead so you can sit back and relax as you enjoy this year’s Yuletide season.

Synology Introduces RackStation RS814

Synology introduced RackStation RS814, a scalable 1U 4-bay rackmount NAS server designed to be a powerful and full-featured network attached storage solution, with scalability up to 32TB with Synology RX410.

“The RS814 is designed to meet ever-increasing business requirements while keeping its price competitive,” said Nicole Lin, Product Manager at Synology Inc.

November 26, 2013

Microsoft unleashes major wave of Enterprise Cloud Solutions in Philippines

Microsoft Philippines today announced a wave of new enterprise products and services to enable companies seize the opportunities of cloud computing and overcome today’s top IT challenges. Complementing Office 365 and other services, these new offerings deliver on Microsoft’s enterprise cloud strategy.

In his blog “The Enterprise Cloud Takes Centerstage”, Satya Nadella, Cloud and Enterprise executive vice president, said, “As enterprises move to the cloud they are going to bet on vendors that have best in-class software as a service applications, operate a global public cloud that supports a broad ecosystem of third party services, and deliver multi-cloud mobility through true hybrid solutions. If you look across the vendor landscape, you can see that only Microsoft is truly delivering in all of those areas.”

SingTel and Fortinet Partner to Provide Secured Broadband Services to Businesses

Fortinet a world leader in high performance network security, announced that it has partnered with SingTel, a leading ICT service provider in Asia Pacific, to immediately roll out secured broadband services to enterprises across Singapore. 
Running on Fortinet's high performance FortiGate network security platforms and FortiManager and FortiAnalyzer centralised management and reporting appliances, the SingTel Business Fibre Broadband Security Suite intercepts security threats and eliminates them in the cloud before they reach a company's IT network.

November 25, 2013

LINE mobile platform Exceeds 300 Million Users Worldwide

LINE, the world’s leading mobile platform, announced that its user number surpassed the grand milestone of 300 million worldwide.
LINE, the world’s leading mobile platform, announced that its user number surpassed the grand milestone of 300 million worldwide. In the Philippines,

November 22, 2013

Sophos Opens Shared Services Center Opened its door in Philippines for Global Customers

Sophos inaugurated a new Shared Services Center (SSC), located in Manila, Philippines, to provide dedicated, round-the-clock level 1 support services to customers across Asia Pacific (APAC) and globally.

From Left Kris Hagerman-CEO Sophos / Emmylou Llanes-Director for Shared Services Center, Sophos Philippines /
Gigi Virata-Senior Executive Director, IBPAP / Stuart Fisher-Managing Director for Asia Pacific Sophos

The Manila SSC is part of Sophos’s Technical Support organization and complements existing support centers located in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Italy, Spain, the UK and US.

November 21, 2013

HP Intruduce the All-new HP Chomebook

HP just released the new HP Chromebook with Google Chrome OS, and 14-inch diagonal HD display.
The new HP Chromebook is now powered by Intel® Celeron® 2955U with Intel HD Graphics (1.4 GHz, 2 MB cache, 2 cores) with 2 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 RAM. With his power its more than enough to powered the Chrome OS.

Official Instagram BETA App For Windows Phone, Get it Here

Here it is, the Official Instagram app is now available for all Windows Phone uses, well it's still in BETA version, but hey its better than nothing, right.

Share your photos in a simple photo stream with friends to see - and follow your friends' photos with the click of a single button. Every day you open up Instagram, you'll see new photos from your closest friends, and creative people from around the world.

November 20, 2013

Dell Unveils New updated Inspiron laptops and an all-in-one PC

Dell recently showcase their newest Inspiron laptops and All-in-One PC. The new systems with optional touch display offer savvy buyers dependable technology that keeps them connected, from the upscale, feature-rich Inspiron 7000 Series laptops.

Dell’s lineup consit of thinnest Inspiron line ever – from the ultraportable Inspiron 11 3000 Series, featuring a slim design with exceptional battery life. or for those looking for a space-saving PC without sacrificing on performance or style, the Inspiron 23 all-in-one features a full articulating stand and 10-finger capacitive touch display.

November 19, 2013

TENDA Launches the W3002R, W309R+ and FH303 Routers in Philippine Market

TENDA, a new kid on the block in the wireless distribution system in the Philippines, is set to impress the consumers with its easy-to-install units and reliable data connection of up to 300 Mbps.

The company introduces three new exciting models in the Philippine market-the W3002R, W309R+ and FH303.

November 14, 2013

D-Link’s Pocket Cloud Router Now Offers 3G Card Support to Give Effortless Connectivity On-the-Go

D-Link International Pte Ltd, one of the world’s biggest suppliers of networking products has updated the DIR-506L Pocket Cloud Router to include new features including the 3G card support and mobile charger function for greater mobility. 
Mr Jonathan Quek, Marketing Director of D-Link International Pte Ltd commented, “Portable and versatile, the Pocket Cloud Router gives users the functionality of a router, access point, wireless repeater, Wi-Fi Hotspot and network storage drive, all from the same compact device which fits in your pocket. 

November 13, 2013

Globe, Smart, Sun offer free local and int’l texts to affected Visayas provinces

To help the communities severely affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda, the country’s three mobile phone operators -- Globe Telecom, Smart Communications, and Sun Cellular are jointly offering 25 free SMS per day for five days that may be used for local and international messages.

This will be available to all their customers in the provinces of Leyte, Samar, Cebu, Aklan, Antique, and Capiz from November 13 to 17.

November 12, 2013

Acer Launches K135 and K335 Projectors “Your Home Cinema Package”

Global tech giant Acer is set to bring high-tech cinema experience to Filipinos’ homes nationwide as it announces the “Your Home Cinema Package,” an exciting new promo featuring two of the latest Acer LED projectors plus freebies for total home theater enjoyment

Engineered with Acer’s hallmark design and technological innovations, both projectors offer great mobility with sharp, stunning visuals, as well as wireless connectivity options and highly durable, environment-friendly performance. At a time when big-screen LED TVs are finding their way into Filipino living rooms and home theaters, these projectors serve as a much more practical (and easy-to-setup) alternative, while delivering the same cinematic visual performance on an upsized screen.

November 10, 2013

Fibr: Home’s Most Powerful Broadband

How would the odds be in your favor if you had a Fibr connection? Well its definetly an advantage not only you got fast internet surfing, you can also video stream, watch youtube videos without delay.

 If you want a fast internet and reliable internet conenction, Fibr Home is the way to go.

November 09, 2013

Novo7 Tech iFive Mini3 a 7.9 Inch Tablet that Looks like iPad Mini

Novo7 Tech is another gadget company that distributes smartphone brand Oppo and tablet brands iFive, Ainol and Ainovo. Their latest tablet is the iFive Mini3 with Rockchip Quad Core processor.
The iFive Mini3 is getting popular because it resembles the iPad Mini in terms of the design, and all ipad mini cases will fit the iFive Mini3.

November 08, 2013

Sale ON: MSI-ECS Warehouse Sale 2013

Its that feeling of Christmas is really in the air, and its also the time of year that there will be a lot of SALE happening in the coming days before Christmas. The  MSI-ECS Warehouse Sale 2013 is one of them.

So if you are looking to get your new notebooks, smartphones or accessories. You might want to check out MSI-ECS Sale that is happening of Nov. 16 up to Nov. 22, 2013 located at Topy I Bldg, Topy I Buidling Economia Rd, Quezon City 1100, Philippines.

November 07, 2013

ASUS Launched Next Generation Notebooks

ASUS launched their newest Notebooks offerings including the  Transformer Book T100 a 2-in-1 ultraportable laptop with a detachable 10 inch tablet HD display. Powered by the latest Intel® Atom™ ‘Bay Trail’ quad-core processor and that can be used as a standalone Windows 8.1 tablet.

ASUS announced some good new Notebooks that cater different users, from tablet/notebook and even gamers will love what they offer. So without further delay lets see them all...

November 06, 2013

Transition Systems Appointed as Barracuda Networks Value Added Distributor in the Philippines

Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-connected security and storage solutions, today announced it has appointed Transition Systems Philippines Inc., as a distributor in the Philippines. 

Jeff Hurmuses Vice President and Managing Director of BarracudaNetworks and Renato Garcia Country Manager Transition Systems Philippines inc. 

This appointment enables Transition Systems’ solution providers to offer their customers a security suite across network firewalls, web, and email, as well as application security and delivery.

November 05, 2013

WD external Drives possible Data loss with OS X Mavericks

Mac OS X Mavericks (10.9) is the latest version of Operating System from Apple, not only that its the latest its also FREE to upgrade. Recently a lot of WD external drive users are reporting of data loss after they upgraded to OS X Mavericks.

WD is aware of this and informing all Mac users to uninstall these WD Drive Manager, WD Raid Manager and WD SmartWare software application.

November 04, 2013

Thor: The Dark World Game now available for iOS And Android to Download For Free

If you watched the Movie Thor: The Dark world and loved it, here's another treat for everyone. The game with the same title is now available for mobile platform.

Marvel Comics and Gameloft brings the Thor story to mobile devices with the latest game based on the movie that is currently showing nationwide.

November 03, 2013

Dell Venue 8 Pro Tablet a Windows 8.1 Tablet PC

Dell's new tablet the Dell Venue Pro is is their latest offering running the latest Windows 8.1 and powered by  Intel Atom processor Z3740D.

The new Dell Venue Pro have 8.0 inch IPS Display with HD (WXGA 1280 x 800) resolution with 10-pt capacitive touch, and comes with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 Included.

November 02, 2013

Google Nexus 5 Officially Announced: The First Android 4.4 Kitkat Smartphone

Now that Apple have released their latest iPhone 5C and 5S phones. its Google turn, presenting their latest offering the Google Nexus 5, the first smartphone to have the latest Android 4.4 Kitkat Operating Systems.

The Nexus 5 have a 4.95” 1920x1080 display (445 ppi) Full HD IPS Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and powered by Snapdragon 800, 2.3GHz Quad-core processor.

November 01, 2013

Gadget ON: MY Passport Slim 1.0TB Portable Hard Drive Review

WD recently announced the availability of WD My Passport Slim with capacity from 1.0TB and 2.0TB variant. Its a portable hard drive with a metal enclosure, and 256-bit hardware-based encryption.

I won this My Passport 1.0TB during My Passport Slim Media Gathering held at WD's concept store at SM North EDSA Annex. So with that let me share my review with it.

So better read on...