Toshiba shows off camera modules for Project Ara

Toshiba shows off camera modules for Project Ara

Remember Project Ara? The modular smartphone wherein you can mix and match different parts? Well, according to some news reports, Google’s still-in-development project may show up in this year’s Mobile World Congress, and it may involve demos plus a bunch of different swappable modules from a variety of manufacturers. To make matters more interesting, it … Read More

Buy apps and tunes from the App Store and iTunes using your Smart postpaid or prepaid phone

Buy apps and tunes from the App Store and iTunes using your Smart postpaid or prepaid phone

Good news, iPhone users with Smart SIMs (and no credit cards). Starting today, February 16, iPhone users with a Smart prepaid or postpaid subscription can now buy apps and tunes on Apple’s App Store and iTunes, even without a credit card. The service, called Pay-With-Mobile,  eliminates the need of having credit cards to buy apps and music … Read More

Brother Philippines launches Customer+Loyalty Program

Brother Philippines launches Customer+Loyalty Program

Good customer service is key to the success of any business in any industry. I mean, when was the last time you said to yourself “PI na service yan, pero babalik ulit ako dito bukas (the service here is awful, and I’d like to come back here again soon).” Brother International Corporation, also known as Brother … Read More

Promo Alert! Buy a Red Bose SoundLink Color and get a SoundLink Color carry case for free!

Promo Alert! Buy a Red Bose SoundLink Color and get a SoundLink Color carry case for free!

Still looking for that perfect Valentines gift for your special someone? Why not give them a Bose SoundLink Color Bluetooth speaker? Sure its a bit pricey (at Php8,500), but you do get what you pay for. Besides, nothing says “I love you” more than love songs blaring through those sweet sounding speakers. Bose will even … Read More

Promo alert! Get 15% off when you buy 2 JBL E40 Bluetooth headphones!

Promo alert! Get 15% off when you buy 2 JBL E40 Bluetooth headphones!

JBL PH is having a promo this Valentine’s day! You can buy 2 JBL E40 Bluetooth headphones for only P9,000. Each unit costs P5,290, saving you about 15% of the regular price. Those interested can proceed to the following JBL stores: JBL Sound Gallery, B3 Bonifacio High Street JBL Acoustical Space, 4th Floor Cyberzone SM Megamall … Read More

Carmudi asks: Would you ditch your girlfriend for a car?

Carmudi asks: Would you ditch your girlfriend for a car?

Would you ditch your girlfriend for a car? This sounds like one of the questions asked during drinking sessions. My answer, though, is “no, I wouldn’t.” These days, finding someone to love (and equally love you back) is harder than finding a job you love. But that Ferrari had me thinking hard because, you know, … Read More

Carmudi shows us how to choose and buy a car online

Carmudi shows us how to choose and buy a car online

When buying a new or second hand car, always do your research first. Go online, visit a showroom or ask around. Trust me, you don’t want to make an expensive mistake. Carmudi shows us how with these simple tips. HOW TO BUY YOUR CAR ONLINE E-Commerce is changing the way we live in. With a … Read More

Globe announces partnership with HOOQ, Asia’s video-on-demand service

Globe announces partnership with HOOQ, Asia's video-on-demand service

Are we finally getting a Netflix like video-on-demand service in the country?  Asia’s first video-on-demand service, HOOQ, has just partnered with Globe Telecom, enabling million of their subscribers to enjoy unlimited online streaming access and offline viewing options. With over 10,000 international and local movies and television series, consumers can access the content through a computer, … Read More

Corning is developing sapphire glass challenger

Corning is developing sapphire glass challenger

Our reliance on screen protectors may soon come to an end. In an investor meeting, Gorilla Glass maker Corning announced that it is currently developing a sapphire-level scratch resistant glass. Calling it Project Phire, Corning executive James Clappin said the company plans to start selling the material later this year. For those not familiar with sapphire … Read More

WD My Passport Wireless Review

WD My Passport Wireless Review

One of WD’s more interesting products, the My Passport Wireless drive offers over the air transfers and an SD card slot. It’s fast, its light and its portable. Our full review is up. WD My Passport Wireless key specs: 1TB Wireless-N with MIMO SD card slot USB 3.0 Dimensions: 5.0 in. x 3.39 in. x … Read More

Meizu has arrived. Sold 1.5 million smartphones last January.

Meizu has arrived. Sold 1.5 million smartphones last January.

According to CEO Jack Wong , Chinese company Meizu shipped a record 1.5 million smartphones last month. At the end of 2014, they were already at the 1 million smartphone per month mark. It’s nowhere near Xiaomi or Huawei, but make no mistake, they are on the rise. Locally, both phones are available at Novo7 … Read More