Sale alert! Cherry Mobile Amber 2.0 will go for less than 2k on March 13 to 15

Sale alert! Cherry Mobile Amber 2.0 will go for less than 2k on March 13 to 15

The Cherry Mobile Amber 2.0 will be on out this March 13 to 15 for only PHP1,999, down from PHP2,999. It will be available at participating Cherry Mobile concept stores and kiosks nationwide. For less than 2k, the Amber 2.0 features a MediaTek quad core CPU, along with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of storage. … Read More

LG hailed Mobile Industry Leader at 20th Global Mobile Awards

LG hailed Mobile Industry Leader at 20th Global Mobile Awards

No surprises here. LG Electronics’ flagship smartphone LG G3 was crowned Best Smartphone of the Year by the GSMA (Groupe Speciale Mobile Association) at the Global Mobile Awards during the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. On top of that, the LG Watch Urbane and LG Watch Urbane LTE also won nine awards at the event. “Since … Read More

Why we should buy the ZenWatch as explained by ASUS

Why we should buy the ZenWatch as explained by ASUS

ASUS is throwing down the gauntlet! The Taiwanese tech giant just posted a funny image over on Twitter, explaining why we should choose the ZenWatch over the brand new Apple Watch. It does highlight some of the things we thought of when the fruit company launched their first smart watch (it’s expensive). Its equal parts funny … Read More

The Apple Watch is pricey; starts at $349

The Apple Watch is pricey; starts at $349

If you somehow missed yesterday’s big news, Apple has finally revealed (in full) and demoed its first smart watch, the Apple Watch, in all its glory in San Francisco. Unsurprisingly, its all the things we already know: its beautiful, its functional and its premium (read: expensive). Price starts at $349, and goes all the way … Read More

LG Electronics trail-blazes at InnoFest 2015 with consumer-centric innovations

LG Electronics trail-blazes at InnoFest 2015 with consumer-centric innovations

LG Electronics kicked off its annual Innovation Festival (InnoFest) Roadshow in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, under the theme of “Innovation for a Better Life”. Held annually since 2013, LG InnoFest is an opportunity to showcase to regional partners a diverse range of products across consumer electronics and home appliances with innovative technologies and solutions to meet … Read More

SPINNR named best music app at Mobile World Congress

SPINNR named best music app at Mobile World Congress

Here’s another moment we can all be proud of. Locally grown music service app SPINNR was awarded by the GSMA telecoms industry association at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. Developed and introduced by Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), the app kick-started music streaming in the Philippines. It won at the GSMA’s 20th Global Mobile Awards which is dubbed … Read More

Bose Quiet Comfort 25 Review: The Perfect Traveler’s Companion

Bose Quiet Comfort 25 Review: The Perfect Traveler’s Companion

Bose has built a reputation for making high quality beautifully designed products matched with equally outstanding performance. The Bose Quiet Comfort 25 (QC 25) Acoustic Noise Cancelling headphone is no exception. Awarded by TripAdvisor as the 2015 Traveler’s Choice for Noise Cancelling Headphones, the QC25 unsurprisingly performs well, and admirably does what it’s intended to … Read More

Raket.ph introduces PH’s first healthcare benefits for freelancers

Raket.ph introduces PH’s first healthcare benefits for freelancers

We’ve posted about Raket.ph here before. The company offers a place for freelances and “racketeers” to offer their services. Fast forward to today, they have close to 9,000 members. And now, Raket.ph, together with Maxicare, is offering its members added benefits which eludes freelancers —  healthcare coverage. Raketeers can now get health benefits for at … Read More

Xiaomi launches Yi Action Camera to go against GoPro

Xiaomi launches Yi Action Camera to go against GoPro

Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has recently unveiled the Yi Camera, an action cam to rival the entry level GoPro Hero. The catch? Its only 499 RMB (for those computing, that’s roughly PHP3,500+). In terms of specs, the Yi Camera is a lot like the GoPro Hero. Both devices have built-in WiFi for file transfers and remote … Read More