How to Properly Disable 3G Internet and Cellular Data Connection on Your iPhone

  A friend of mine bought an iPhone 4 outside the Philippines and used a postpaid SIM on it.  After a month of use, which included casual internet surfing and downloading a few apps from the Apple App Store, she was shocked when she discovered that her bill reached Php5,000.  She then discovered that her … [Read more…]

MyPhone Handsets: Price, Features, Specifications

  MyPhone has made a name in the local phone industry for being the first local brand to offer dual-SIM mobile phones.  Almost three years since it started, MyPhone continues to be one of the key players in the Philippine phone industry, thanks in no small part to competitive pricing. Similar to other local phone … [Read more…]

Asus G74 Gaming Laptop Released

  Asus just released the G74 notebook for you gaming enthusiasts out there. The Asus G74 is an update of the G73 series. The G74 has a 17.3″ full HD display with optional 3D capability, second generation Intel Core i7 2630QM quad-core Sandy Bridge processor, Nvidia GeForce GTX 560M video card with 3GB of GDDR5 … [Read more…]

Ted Failon Mispronounces Miley’s Name, Becomes Hot Topic on Twitter

  ABS-CBN newscaster Ted Failon suddenly became a hot topic on Twitter after he mispronounced the name of popular singer Miley Cyrus who’s in the country for a concert.  If you check Twitter today, Ted Failon is trending and it seems he’ll continue to be a trending topic for a few more hours. And if … [Read more…]

Wi-Tribe Offers Unlimited 4G Internet for P598 a Month at 512kbps

  You can now get unlimited Wi-Tribe 4G internet for only P598 a month.  Under this subscription plan, Wi-Tribe promises unlimited surfing and browsing under “consistent speeds of up to 512kbps”. Product features are as follows: Unlimited surfing and browsing Consistent speeds of up to 512kbps Pure 4G technology 24/7 access to 31-tribe (31-87423) Personalized … [Read more…]

Read WSJ Extension Gives You Access to Locked Wall Street Journal Articles

  If you like to read Wall Street Journal articles but don’t want to pay for subscription fees, there’s a Google Chrome Extension that will allow you to access full version of the articles without having to go through the Wall Street Journal pay wall. There’s a free extension in the Google Chrome Web Store … [Read more…]

Google Introduces Voice Search, Search by Image and Instant Pages

  The number one search engine gets better with the introduction of new cutting edge features. Google just announced that it is bringing speech recognition and computer vision technology to the desktop, and the next step for Google Instant — Instant Pages. Google Voice Search This feature has been available on Android for some time now and Google is bringing the … [Read more…]

HTC Chacha Coming to the Philippines Via Smart

  The HTC Chacha “Facebook phone” is coming to the Philippines through Smart Communications.  This is clear from recent ads from Smart announcing the arrival of the phone in the Philippines. The HTC ChaCha is an Android touchscreen phone with QWERTY keypad and a dedicated Facebook button, hence, the moniker Facebook phone.   The Facebook button … [Read more…]

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Now in the Philippines, Selling for P24,000

  The Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is already in the Philippines!  I came accross a store selling the PlayStation certified Android phone for Php24,000 and i took the chance to snap a few photos of the device.  The Xperia Play is one of the most highly-anticipated devices from Sony Ericsson, being the only one which … [Read more…]

iOS 5 redsn0w Jailbreak Released by iPhone Dev team

  The iPhone Dev Team which showed us a few days ago screenshots of a jailbroken iOS 5 has released a redsn0w jailbreak of Apple’s new OS.  But the version released is only recommended for developers who are the ones who have access to iOS 5.  The jailbreak uses the original limera1n bootrom exploit and will … [Read more…]