If you’re all about light and fancy, you may want to consider the new SpectreXT ultrabook from HP. This lightweight [portable delivers decent performance with the standard Intel HD Graphics 4000 card which comes built into the new 3rd generation Ivy Bridge processors.
Finally! Got the chance to play with the most eye-catching Windows 8 debut yesterday and it’s from Dell. Microsoft’s marketing collateral had the Dell XPS Duo 12 splattered all over their pages and it made me wonder how this thing really worked. Now I know what the “window pane” is for. The Dell XPS Duo … Continue reading Hands on with the Dell XPS Duo 12 (it’s yours for PHP 65,000)
OK so I just found the dirt-cheapest place to buy knock off LEGO figures. I’ve seen a handful of knock off LEGO bricks — Wange, Sluban and now Star Diamond and I have to say that for PHP 35.00 a piece, they make the most practical Christmas gifts. Yes, they’re knock offs but after opening … Continue reading Star Diamond: Cheapest LEGO knockoffs for PHP 35.00 only
I’ve been a huge fan of Patima since the time they built sturdy professional-grade underwater housings for smartphones. They kickstarted 2012 with the underwater case for the iPhone 4s, for which I have a hands on review of photo and video samples.
Previously… 1. Statement of XPLAY regarding the Datablitz raid 2. Datablitz responds to the raid ————— Hello again. Yesterday, representatives of XPLAY held an intimate round table dinner to some of the media to further explain the recent raid of Datablitz. I was not there at the dinner as it was scheduled rather last minute. … Continue reading Datablitz, X-Play issue more conflicting statements regarding the CIDG raid. Who is correct?
Hi readers. Here is the official reply of Datablitz regarding the recent raid of XPLAY (statement here). I would highly suggest reading BOTH of the statements and decide for yourselves. I am not an expert in legal matters so I do not have the authority to deconstruct the entire episode. To Our Beloved Gaming Community … Continue reading Datablitz has posted their official statement regarding the raid by XPLAY
Apart from the manufacturing details of the latest XBOX 720 which is touted to become Microsoft’s next-gen console, the Redmond company is also rumored to be building a brand new gaming experience called the XBOX Surface. This is, in essence a stripped down Windows 8 tablet sized into a 7-inch housing for touch enabled gaming. … Continue reading Rumor: Microsoft is building XBOX Surface, a 7″ gaming tablet
Bacolod Suppliers: Flowers and Table Arrangements: Beng Picart Villanueva Catering: Tizon’s (buffet) Calea (wedding cakes) Aida’s (chicken inasal) The Lacson Mansion (brick oven pizza) Virgie’s (Giveaways) Coordinator: Cat Regalado 3.3.12. Our wedding day. Due to requests from friends and relatives wanting photos of our wedding details, I decided to put them up here. Our wedding … Continue reading Our Bacolod Wedding
Finally after being one of the first to unveil its stable of Windows 8 devices way before the launch of Microsoft’s new touch-enabled OS, Samsung finally has a price to the flagship ATIV Smart PC and it is at an attractive PHP 35,000.00. This is for the “entry” level Smart PC running the new Atom … Continue reading Samsung ATIV Smart PC (running Windows 8) greenlit for PHP 35,000
EDIT: Datablitz has also issued a statement You might have heard that Datablitz was raided today. Ironic right, as they have in my eyes been the bastion for what is good in the computer gaming industry. The media got it wrong and I am not surprised. According to statements, Datablitz had pirated copies of NBA2K13 … Continue reading XPLAY’s Official Statement regarding the raiding of Datablitz Stores for NBA2k13
Perhaps the most affordable Windows 8 Pro-ready laptop in the market, the ASUS VivoBook will definitely sell because it makes touch affordable for everyone. In terms of specs, other than the touch screen, the budget version of the VivoBook comes with an older Celeron processor and 2GB of DDR3 RAM. As you can see from … Continue reading Budget ASUS VivoBook runs Windows 8 at PHP 20,995
For my 32nd birthday my wife gifted me a Light and Motion SOLA 500 SCUBA light. You really can’t go wrong with having more than enough lights underwater especially when the sun sets. Well that’s one use: in my current UW photography setup I have two YS-110a strobes that also have limited use asa real … Continue reading For my birthday, wifey got me a Light & Motion SOLA 500 Focus Light
Election season is nigh. If you’ve registered before but have forgotten where your precinct location is or want to know if your voter ID has already been printed you may get all these details (and more) by checking out the COMELEC Precinct Finder web tool. According to the webmaster, there may of course be errors … Continue reading COMELEC Precinct Finder Web App
With the upcoming Hobbit movie fast approaching international cinemas, Air New Zealand decided to theme their pre-take off safety video with a LOTR-theme. The Hobbit premieres in New Zealand this November 28 2012. Air New Zealand partnered with WETA Workshop on a brand new Hobbit inspired Safety Video. It features cameo appearances including Sir Peter … Continue reading An Unexpected Briefing: Hobbit Inspired Safety Video for Air New Zealand
(In the car) Me: We need to gas up at Shell. They have a promo. Wife: What promo? Me: They have LEGO cars if you put gas. Wife: Haynako. Me: Would you rather I do drugs? (driving after several minutes to Shell) Wife: Ang tagal! mag drugs ka na lang! I rarely give in to … Continue reading Finally got the LEGO Ferrari F40 with the Shell Promo. Here’s how it works!