Apple Macbook Air 11-Inches Review

  This is a rather late review considering that the 11-inch Macbook Air launched months ago. However, this device is one of the prettiest I’ve seen so I still wanted to do a review. Apple MacBook Air Specs and Features 1.4GHz Core 2 Duo processor 2GB 1066MHz DDR3 SDRAM 64GB or 128GB flash storage Nvidia … [Read more…]

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Tablet Specs and Features

  The Asus Eee Pad Transformer may have a funny sounding name but its specs and features make it a real winner.  The Asus Eee Pad Transformer is an Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet.  And at an announced price of US$399 (about Php17,000), it is the cheapest Android Honeycomb tablet to date, about US$100 cheaper than … [Read more…]

Google Acknowledges Android Security Issue, Promises Fix

  Google acknowledged the Android security issue recently discovered by German researchers from Germany’s University of Ulm.   The researchers claim that sensitive data stored on Google’s servers which are used to access calendars, contacts, and other services can be stolen from Android devices. The vulnerability results from an improper implementation of an authentication protocol.  Currently, an authentication token can … [Read more…]

It’s Pacquiao-Marquez III on November 12

  Its official. Manny Pacquiao will fight Juan Manuel Marquez on November 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.   Top Rank have met with Marquez and finalized the deal. Golden Boy Promotions had the right to match any competing promoters’ offers for a Marquez fight, but Dela Hoya et al. were not able to match what … [Read more…]

Survey Says the Philippines is the Social Networking Capital of the World

Facebook is the top social networking site, this no one can deny anymore. Almost everyone I know has a Facebook account and has used the networking site one way or another.  It has been a long time since the time Friendster was the top networking site in the Philippines.  Friendster is however unpolished compared to … [Read more…]

Blackberry Bold 9900 and 9930 Specs and Features

  Research in Motion recently unveiled the Blackberry Bold 9900 and Bold 9930 handsets at the BB World Event. These new BlackBerry handsets are touchscreen devices and will be the first to run the new BlackBerry OS 7.  They are also the slimmest Blackberry handsets to date. Here are specs and features of the BlackBerry Bold … [Read more…]

Microsoft to Use Facebook Users’ Data to Improve Bing Search

  Microsoft will soon be able to use Facebook users’ data to improve Bing’s search results.  According to reports, Microsoft and Facebook have recently entered into such agreement. This move is perceived as an answer by Bing to Google’s dominance in the search engine market. Google uses date from users’ online social circles to get relevant results, and Microsoft is attempting to do the same … [Read more…]

The Dell Streak is Now in the Philippines

  The Dell Streak is now in the Philippines.  This 5-inch Android tablet has been announced a long time ago and has been made available in the US for quite some time now.  However, it has only been recently that the device has been made available to Filipino consumers. Being an Android device, the Dell Streak promises a … [Read more…]

Sony PlayStation Network Now Up and Running

  The web was abuzz a couple of weeks ago with stories about how the Sony PlayStation Network was hacked. Sony has now restored the PlayStation Network, with North America already up and running, and other countries in the United Kingdom, Ireland and the Middle East following suit.  Gamers in Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South America have also … [Read more…]

Google to Release Quad-Core Android 2.4 Ice Cream Sandwich Phone by End of 2011?

  Google will most likely release a quad-core Android 2.4 Ice Cream Sandwich Nexus phone by end of 2011.  This appears to be the case after Nvidia confirmed during its first quarter earnings call that its next-gen Tegra chip would power new Ice Cream Sandwich devices. It was revealed by Jen-Hsun Huang, CEO of Nvidia, that the company is working … [Read more…]

Google Calls the Next Android Update Ice Cream Sandwich, New Logo Revealed

  At the Google I/O event, Google revealed its next Android OS update, the Android Ice Cream Sandwich.  Apart from carrying a yummy name, the update appears to also be yummy, features-wise.   The Android Ice Cream Sandwich will be launched later this year and will unify the Android OS for all tablets, smartphones and netbooks. … [Read more…]

HTC Sensation vs Samsung Galaxy S2 vs LG Optimus 2X

  The HTC Sensation is rumored to carry the price tag of about Php29,990.  The HTC Sensation competes with other dual-core Android phones like the Samsung S2 and the LG Optimus 2X.  The Galaxy S2 is expected  to launch also at the same price point while the LG Optimus 2X has already been launched ahead … [Read more…]