Court Dismisses “Facebook Libel” Case Filed by Vicky Belo

Vicki Belo filed a libel suit against lawyer Argee Guevarra in 2009 for comments he posted on Facebook.  Argee Guevarra was then counsel for Josephine Norcio who allegedly suffered complications from butt augmentation procedures conducted by doctors of the Belo Medical Group.   Vicky Belo’s complaint against Guevarra was the Philippines’ first Facebook libel case and the … [Read more…]

Razer Switchblade Makes True Mobile PC Gaming Possible

  Gaming brand Razer has unveiled the Razer Switchblade concept device, the world’s first device to use the 1.70 GHz Intel Atom Z690 processor.  The faster clock speed makes it capable of running games at a higher level of performance. Razer is working closely with Intel on the Switchblade concept. “Intel is very excited to be … [Read more…]

Cherry Mobile Android Devices on Zero Percent 12-Month Installment

  I have just been informed by people from Cherry Mobile that their Android devices are going to be offered on 12-month installment at 0% interest.  Included in the Android Installment Madness promo are Cherry Mobile’s Cosmo, Nova, Orbit and Magnum phones and the Superion tablet.  The promo is for credit card transactions only and will … [Read more…]

Send Free Text Messages Using GMail SMS Chat

  Did you know that you can send free text messages through GMail?  The service called SMS Chat has been available for quite some time now in other countries but it’s only recently that local telecom companies have been supported. How do you send free text messages using GMail SMS Chat? If you’re on GMail, … [Read more…]

Nokia Maps Now Available on iOS and Android

  Nokia Maps used to be exclusive to Nokia handsets but it has just been made available by the handset maker on Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android platforms. Nokia Maps is now available on iOS devices like iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad with iOS 4, and on Android 2.2 and Android 2.3 phones with HTML5-compatible browsers.  Simply type maps.nokia.com … [Read more…]

Fruit Ninja Free Now Available in Android Market

Everyone’s favorite fruit-slicing game Fruit Ninja used to be only available on Apple’s iOS platform.  For a time Android users had to content themselves with Ninja Kaka, a game that’s something similar to Fruit Ninja.  Then the game became available on the Android Market for $1.29. Now Android users can have Fruit Ninja for free … [Read more…]

Twitter Mourns Death of Amy Winehouse

  Grammy winning singer Amy Winehouse was found dead at her home in London.  It is believed the Back to Black singer died of drug overdose but her death is being treated officially as “unexplained.”  Winehouse is known to have battled drugs and alcohol problems throughout her career. An interesting fact is that Amy Winehouse died at … [Read more…]

NBA-PBA All Stars Game Hot on Twitter

  When four trending topics have something to do with one single event, you know how big that event is.  I’m talking about the recently held NBA-PBA All Stars game held on IBC-13 sponsored by Smart Communications. How rare can you see a basketball game in the Philippines featuring the biggest stars of the NBA? … [Read more…]

Hed Kandi Pure Kandi Headphone Review

  The name Hed Kandi has been around since the late 90s and has become synonymous with house and party music.  From its beginnings as a compilation brand, it has grown to become a force to be reckoned with in the music industry, with numerous catalogues sold to date and several events hosted for party … [Read more…]

Smart Bro’s Starter Plug-It Broadband Stick is the Cheapest at P995

  Prepaid internet dongles or broadband sticks are getting more popular these days because of their portability and ease of use.  Add to that the fact that it is prepaid so anyone can easily get one without the hassle of submitting application forms and supporting documents.  And if you belong to the budget-conscious lot, prepaid … [Read more…]

Justin Bieber Posts First Instagram Photo, Servers Blow Up

  Justin Bieber posted his first Instagram photo causing the Instagram servers to blow up.  Justin Bieber just signed up for Instagram and he tweeted this picture to his 11 million followers. Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom confirmed the influx of Instagram traffic because of Justin Bieber, who is now getting about 50 followers a minute because of that picture … [Read more…]