Lenovo completes acquisition of Motorola

Lenovo completes acquisition of Motorola

Lenovo has finalized the acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google last October 30, 2014. Lenovo will operate Motorola as a wholly-owned subsidiary. It now owns the brand and the company’s portfolio, which include new smartphones like the Moto X (2014) and Moto G (2014), and the Moto 360 smartwatch. I know what you’re thinking. Will … Read More

Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker review. Buy one.

Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker review. Buy one.

We’ve always known Bose to produce high quality audio products. I was blown away by what I’ve seen (or rather heard) so far. Now, I have the SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker here for review. And I think I’m in love with it. SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Key Features: 3.5 mm auxiliary input Micro-USB port Wireless range … Read More

WD Expands Surveillance-Class Hard Drive Line

WD Expands Surveillance-Class Hard Drive Line

MANILA, Philippines – October 2014 – WD, a Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) company and storage industry leader, today announced the expansion of its award-winning WD Purple line of 3.5-inch hard drives for video surveillance applications, with the release of the 6 TB capacity. Video surveillance is a highly data-rich application within the “Internet of Things (IoT)” … Read More

LG Display boasts a new 5.3 1080p panel with 0.7mm bezel

LG Display boasts a new 5.3 1080p panel with 0.7mm bezel

LG Display has made a 5.3 inch LCD panel with a very small bezel of just 0.7mm. The display of 1080p resolution has an eye popping pixel density of 415ppi. To achieve this, LG Display used “Neo Edge” module processing technology as well as the first “Advanced In-Cell Touch (AIT)” technology. As GSM Arena explains: “Neo Edge” … Read More

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus coming to Smart on November 14

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus coming to Smart on November 14

  Let’s declare November 14 as iPhone day! It’s the day the new iPhones become officially available to the country. Smart Communications recently announced it will offer the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus beginning Friday, November 14. You can express your interest for either smartphones here. Pre-order starts on November 7. With all the publicity (both positive … Read More

Optoma HD Projectors arrive in the Philippines to make your home theater experience better

Optoma HD Projectors arrive in the Philippines to make your home theater experience better

Optoma and Beyond Innovations Inc. announced a long term partnership, making Beyond its exclusive Philippine partner in distributing DLP home theater projector. Optoma’s Vice President, Dr. T. I. Lin and Beyond Innovations’ VP for Marketing and Sales, Ms. Jenny Sy, announced this partnership at Crowne Plaza Hotel Galleria Manila last October 22, 2014. Beyond Innovations, one of … Read More

Smart opens up pre-registration for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Smart opens up pre-registration for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

The newest iPhones are finally coming to the country (officially). Smart Communications have opened up pre-registration for Apple’s latest and greatest. You can register by filling up their online form and type in your complete name, mobile number, email address, your iPhone of choice and the type of plan you have or want to have. You’ll … Read More

Ekotek’s Ekotab Encore D Review

Ekotek's Ekotab Encore D Review

The Ekotab Encore D is Ekotek’s 7 inch entry level tablet. I spent some time with the device to see how it will hold up against an already crowded market. Review is up. Ekotab Encore D key specs: 7-inch display (800 x 480) 1GHz dual core Rockchip RK3026 CPU 512MB RAM 4GB storage (+microSD) 0.3 … Read More

Early Christmas sale on select Kitsound Bluetooth speakers

Early Christmas sale on select Kitsound Bluetooth speakers

Kitsound, the wonderful people behind the good value-for-money Manhattan Bluetooth headset we reviewed awhile back, is having an early Christmas sale on select Bluetooth speakers. If you’re still on the fence on getting Bluetooth speakers, then this is a good place to start. Kitsound, for their part, showed us that they know what they are doing when … Read More

Blackview Smartphones arrive in the Philippines

Blackview Smartphones arrive in the Philippines

A new entrant to the smartphone arena arrives in our country. The Hong Kong based Blackview smartphones have officially made their presence known in an event last October 23 in the Century Park Hotel Manila. Blackview is bringing in 8 Android smartphones, all competitively priced and speced as it goes up against tough local and … Read More