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…]

Marian Rivera and Heart Evangelista Are Trending on Twitter

  Marian Rivera and Heart Evangelista are both trending on Twitter.  If you want to know the reason, it’s the public’s interest over Heart Evangelista’s statement over an issue involving Marian Rivera. In a press conference, Heart Evangelista’s counsel issued these statements: “As counsel for Ms. Heart Evangelista, I wish to correct certain disinformation that … [Read more…]

The Mighty Has Fallen: Nokia Reports Second Quarter Loss

Nokia just released its earnings report for the second quarter of 2011.  As you probably know by now, Nokia’s in a financial decline so it’s not surprising that it has reported an operating loss.  What is surprising, though, is the amount of loss the Finnish company has reported. According to Nokia’s financial report, the company … [Read more…]

ViewBook 730 is ViewSonic’s New Cheap Android Tablet

  ViewSonic is known for making affordable tablets.  It’s latest creation is the ViewSonic ViewBook 730, an Android tablet with 7-inch touch screen display (800×480 resolution) with Rite Touch technology for stylus input. The ViewBook 730 has a slim and lightweight design, weighing only 0.95 lbs. and measuring 0.55 inch thick.  It sports an 8 … [Read more…]

Trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man Hits the Web

  It was only two days ago when Warner Bros. released the first teaser trailer for The Dark Knight Rises.  Not to be outdone, Sony Pictures also released its first teaser trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man, said to be the first of many films in the refreshed Spider-Man franchise. In case you have been hiding under a rock, … [Read more…]

10 Main Features of Apple’s Mac OS X Lion

  Apple just released Mac OS X Lion which, by the way, is already available for download.  The cheap $29.99 upgrade fee is enough to convince current Mac users to upgrade to the new OS but if you want to know what you will get if you choose to upgrade, I’ve listed here its 10 main features. Multi-Touch Gestures … [Read more…]

Blackberry Playbook Tablet Gets August 6 Philippine Launch Date

  Blackberry’s Playbook tablet is launching in the Philippines on August 6, 2011.  This is based on the press release of Research in Motion, maker of the PlayBook.  The BlackBerry PlayBook will come in three Wi-Fi models, featuring 16 GB, 32 GB or 64 GB of memory storage, and will be available nation-wide from authorized … [Read more…]

New Apple Mac Mini Gets Intel Core Processor, AMD Radeon HD, Thunderbolt I/O and OS X Lion

  Together with the unveiling of refreshed Macbook Air models, Apple also revealed a new Mac Mini which now features next generation Intel core processors, new discrete graphics, high-speed Thunderbolt I/O technology and OS X Lion.  With the current set-up, the new Mac mini is twice as fast as the previous generation Mini. The design … [Read more…]

Apple’s New 11-inch and 13-inch Macbook Airs Run on Mac OS X Lion, Have Backlit Keyboards

  It’s official.  Apple just unveiled in its website new 11-inch and 13-inch Macbook Air laptops.  New features include Mac OS X Lion, backlit keyboard, flash storage, Thunderbolt I/O and Intel Core i5 and i7 processors. Pricing is a bit attractive.   On the 11-inch rig, the 64GB storage option is priced at $999 while the … [Read more…]

LG Optimus Pad Lands in the Philippines, Now Up for Pre-Order

  LG Philippines has put the LG Optimus Pad on pre-order.  On the web page lgoptimus.ph/optimuspad  LG states that the offer is for a limited time only as the Optimus Pad will not be officially launched in the Philippines.  So if you have been waiting for this Android tablet, this might be your only chance … [Read more…]

Apple’s New 13.3 Inch and 11.6 Inch MacBook Airs Revealed

The Apple Store is down, which means Apple is preparing for some surprise.  Rumors say that apart from launching the Mac OS X Lion, Apple will be revealing new Macbook Airs and some other apple products.  9to5Mac has possibly spoiled the surprise by leaking specifications of the new products. Here are the leaked specs of the … [Read more…]