Congratulations to Joyce de Vera, winner of the Jollibee MILO Mix-In contest!

Congratulations to Joyce de Vera who made use of the Camera360 + Cymera combo. Joyce, we will be in touch for your prize. Thank you! “I first used a camera app Camera360 while taking our photos in Jollibee, to have an amazing effect such as Magic Skin – Glossy. Then I used Cymera to add … Continue reading Congratulations to Joyce de Vera, winner of the Jollibee MILO Mix-In contest!

Contest: BEST MOMENT WITH DAD; win ZTE Android phones and Genius speakers and headphones

Fathers Day is still several calendar days away but our fine friends from MSI-ECS (ZTE Philippines and Genius) have decided to start the daddy celebrations this early! We are giving away the following prizes: 1. FIRST PRIZE: A pair of ZTE V956 Android smartphones (one for you and one for dad!) 2. SECOND PRIZE: Genius … Continue reading Contest: BEST MOMENT WITH DAD; win ZTE Android phones and Genius speakers and headphones

This is my 10th year with SMART! I’m giving away an iPad 4 w/ Retina Display to celebrate!

Contest is over folks! I spent the weekend rummaging through hundreds of entries. After choosing one, I slept on it, thus furthering my resolve that this person indeed won the contest. Congratulations to Laurence San Pedro! Why he won: After going through hundreds of entries, I was able to visualize Laurence San Pedro’s entry because … Continue reading This is my 10th year with SMART! I’m giving away an iPad 4 w/ Retina Display to celebrate!

The late review: Starmobile Diamond is elegant at a surprising PHP 9,990

Every other tech blog has made the ‘Diamond pun’ so here’s mine: this post has taken forever to write (because diamonds last forever). So yes, this is late. Like one month late. The Starmobile Diamond was released back in April and has been making the rounds among the many lifestyle and tech blogs. About two … Continue reading The late review: Starmobile Diamond is elegant at a surprising PHP 9,990

Hands on with the new BoostCase for iPhone 5 battery pack

Finally, it’s here in local shores! The iPhone 5 is a beautiful device, but suffers (like all other smartphones) from drained battery woes especially when you have LTE turned on the whole day. Although the battery management has slightly improved (speculation has the iPhone 5 battery carrying a wallop of 1400 to 1700mAh), these numbers … Continue reading Hands on with the new BoostCase for iPhone 5 battery pack

It looks like Multiply will be closing for good on May 6 2013

It looks like Multiply CEO Stefan Magdalinsky has an official reply as well, and would not comment further on the exact reasons. His Twitter account (@smagdali) does not mention anything as well. If you check Multiply.com, you will find this message: Multiply is closing on May 6 We regret to announce that Multiply will be … Continue reading It looks like Multiply will be closing for good on May 6 2013

Introducing the HUAWEI Ascend W1, Windows Phone 8 for only PHP 8,990

Whoa! Windows Phone 8 for less that P10,000? Nice! Last week, Microsoft Philippines together with HUAWEI unveiled a sub-10k smartphone running on the latest Windows Phone 8 operating system. Historically, there have been other Windows Phone devices that have been released for less than P10,000 yet cannot be upgraded to the latest OS. Here are … Continue reading Introducing the HUAWEI Ascend W1, Windows Phone 8 for only PHP 8,990