i’m Watch is an Android-Based Smartwatch

  Android is really becoming very popular nowadays.  We know it’s on phones and tablets but did you know that it’s going to be on watches soon? Meet I’m Watch, describes by maker Blue Sky as the first “smartwatch” in the world. i’m Watch with Android is visionary.  And it is so ahead of time that if you … [Read more…]

Smart’s Always On Offers Data-Based Internet Plans

  Smart’s Always On internet packages have been available for quite some time now.  Always On is the telco giant’s bucket-pricing scheme which charges usage by the volume of bandwidth consumed, not by the length of usage. This type of product is best for those who use the internet mainly for social networking purposes.  Compared … [Read more…]

Western Digital Intros 6-Terabyte My Book Studio Edition II External Hard Drive

  Western Digital offers a host of hard drive products with varying capacities and if its massive storage capacity you’re after, Western Digital has the exact product for you.  Western Digital recently introduced the My Book Studio Edition II external hard drive which offers a whopping 6 terabytes (TB) storage capacity.  Whatever your storage needs are, be … [Read more…]

Western Digital’s WD AV-GP 3 TB SATA Hard Drive for AV is Biggest in the Industry

  Western Digital, known in the market for producing hard drives and solid state drives, recently announced the 2.5 TB and 3 TB WD AV-GP SATA hard drives, specifically targeted at the audio-video market segment.  These SATA hard drives measure 3.5-inches and promises 24X7 reliability, low power consumption and massive storage capacity for storage-intensive AV … [Read more…]

New Spider-Man Miles Morales Stirs Controversy

  There’s a lot going on with the Spider-Man franchise.  Andrew Garfield has replaced Tobey Maguire as Peter Parker for The Amazing Spider-Man movie.  Marvel also replaced director Sam Raimi with Marc Webb. Now in the comic book world, Peter Parker has been replaced by Miles Morales, a half-black, half-Latino teenager.  He takes over as the … [Read more…]

Warner Bros. Releases First Photo of Anne Hathaway as Catwoman

  Anne Hathaway plays Catwoman in the new Batman film The Dark Knight Rises and Warner Bros. just released the first promo image of her in costume.  From the image you see that the mask is gone and replaced with something like an oversized tinted glasses.  I like the look but it makes one think if the gear … [Read more…]

Smart Releases HSPA+ Site List, Lets You Know if Smart Bro Rocket Plug-It is for You

  Smart Bro is set to release the Rocket Plug-It prepaid internet dongle that uses the HSPA+ network.  The dongle costs P3,995 and promises speed of up to 12Mbps.  Since Smart Bro Rocket Plug-It is prepaid, there’s no lock-in period and the normal rates and loading system apply. According to Smart, there are only about 150 HSPA+ sites in the Philippines … [Read more…]

Google+ for iOS Now Available in the Philippines

  The Google+ App for iOS has been available in the US for quite some time now.  Yesterday I was looking at the top 25 downloaded free apps on the App Store when I saw the familiar Google+ logo.  I don’t know when the app became available exactly.  I’m just happy it’s in the App … [Read more…]

First Photo of New Superman Featuring Henry Cavill Released

  Warner Bros Pictures is making a new Superman movie entitled “Man of Steel”.  Wonder how the new Superman looks like?  The film outfit just released a photo of actor Henry Cavill wearing the new Superman suit. From the photo, you’ll notice that the costume tries to be consistent with the comic book but it has … [Read more…]

Christopher Lao Goes Viral

  The name Christopher Lao is trending on Twitter for the wrong reason. Christopher Lao was driving his car in Metro Manila during the onslaught of typhoon Kabayan.  He tried to go through a flooded street thinking that the water wasn’t too high.  His car floated and unfortunately for him, the GMA News crew covered … [Read more…]

Nokia C2-03 Touch and Type Dual-SIM Phone Available Starting August 5

  I have received many queries regarding the released in the Philippines of the Nokia C2-03.  Someone from Nokia just confirmed that the handset will be available starting August 5, 2011.   This explains why the “Coming Soon” badge no longer appears for this phone on Nokia Philippines’ site. The Nokia C2-03 is the dual-SIM phone announced … [Read more…]

BlackBerry Torch 9850/9860 Official Photos and Specs Released

  RIM just released the official specs and photos of the BlackBerry Torch 9850/9860 handset.  The Torch 9860 is for GSM networks while the Torch 9850 is for CDMA networks. They both pack a 1.2 Ghz processor and a 3.7-inch display and run on RIM’s newest BlackBerry 7 OS. Here are some press photos of the BlackBerry … [Read more…]