This is an announcement I’ve been dying to make (and help break) today but yes folks, NBA 2010-2011 scoring champion Kevin Durant is SMART’s newest endorser for mobile broadband. It seems like a lot more was happening behind the scenes during the recent NBA-PBA exhibition game sponsored by SMART. The move to get Kevin Durant … Continue reading Kevin Durant is new endorser for SMART Mobile Broadband
It really seemed like the contest was rigged for Old Spice Guy to pull a fast one over Fabio. Be that as it may, I congratulate Fabio for his amazing sportsmanship in the ‘Mano a Mano en El Bano’ contest. This post is a tribute to Fabio and in fact I was able to pull … Continue reading A Tribute to Fabio
EDIT: To check balance for ALWAYS ON Promo, send GOLD BAL for SMART Gold and BAL for Prepaid. Send to 2200. SMART has been releasing new Internet surfing packages. If you own a smartphone that hooks up to data, there’s a brand new package that’s been made more affordable for mobile phone browsing. I used … Continue reading SMART Communications launches Volume Based Data Plans and Starter Dongle
I’ve been up since last night helping install the biggest underwater photo exhibit in the country thus far. Tomorrow, we’re flying in some of the best underwater photographers in the world — the likes of Michael Aw and Lynn Funkhouser who have both shot for the BBC and National Geographic — to judge the first … Continue reading The Biggest Underwater Photo Exhibit in the Philippines
SMART x HTC from Styles Entertainment Group on Vimeo. Summary of the SMART + HTC Partnership party and the launch of the HTC ChaCha Facebook phone. This event trended on Twitter worldwide.
Just installed. Done with a 375 KB/s connection. Let’s go!
UPDATE: Official BlackBerry Playbook PH pricing: 16GB at P23,990 32GB at P28,990 64GB at P33,990 The Playbook will be available August 6 2011 via retail and telcos. I host a weekly tech show called ‘The Geeks’ every Wednesday from 2-4PM, live over the Internet. We archive copies for future viewing. If you’re interested, catch us … Continue reading RIM BlackBerry Playbook Video Review (25 minutes)
Above: Jan in his complete pro UW setup The Philippines is an archipelago of more than 7,000 islands. The irony is that a lot of the action happens in the city Manila. In its odd state, you would think that for a country that is surrounded by water, we would have at our disposal a … Continue reading SCUBA Test: Samsung PL120 and SH100 WiFi Camera with Seashell Housing
Hi all, apologies for this rather late announcement. Been out and about. In any case, congratulations to Ceejay Aranilla for winning the Samsung Corby II phone in my contest last week! You will receive an email from Samsung’s PR agency. The contest had a whopping 2,700++ entries!
I can’t remember — was it 8 glasses of Grey Goose on Sprite? Basta. As far as I can remember everything was a blur. SMART and HTC were giving out ChaCha and Sensation smartphones like there was a huge surplus and the event was trending worldwide on Twitter for a couple of hours. That event … Continue reading The #SMARTHTC Event was trending worldwide on Twitter
Stunning underwater video from a guy who loves the oceans. And sharks. ’Sharkwater’ is one of the best documentaries I’ve seen that talks about why sharks are not the predators we’re made to believe. The fear of sharks is one of the most successful media hypes that has gone viral in the past 50 years … Continue reading ‘Sharkwater’ is the best shark documentary I’ve seen. Spare an hour and a half to watch it here.
For the past three months I’ve been the host of a new tech show over the Internet. The Geeks is essentially me and my co hosts going on for two hours, trying to make technology fun and easy to understand for everyone. We aired Mobile World Congress 2011 live over the Internet We were the … Continue reading Catch The Geeks every Wednesday from 2PM to 4PM at Flippish.com