Crumpler Cobram Outpost: Efficient compact camera storage for underwater photograhy

A good camera bag is like the best pair of jeans you can own: comfy, rustic and beat up. You know you’re in love with photography when your camera bag has absorbed the dust and flavors of the sojourn, much like how a cast-iron skillet cooks with the spices of the last hundred meals. That … Continue reading Crumpler Cobram Outpost: Efficient compact camera storage for underwater photograhy

ASUS unveils Transformer Book T100: Quad Core Atom Processor, 11-hour battery life and Windows 8.1 for PHP 23,995

Yesterday, ASUS Philippines unveiled the T100 Transformer Book, essentially a follow up to the tradition of tablet + keyboard device that made a name for the Taiwanese company even before the whole Windows 8 hype was around. The Transformer Book essentially comes from the line of Transformer and Transformer 2 tablets that ran on iterations … Continue reading ASUS unveils Transformer Book T100: Quad Core Atom Processor, 11-hour battery life and Windows 8.1 for PHP 23,995

Hello Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1! This will sell for PHP 25,990 this November 2013

As a Note 3 owner, I’m extremely pumped for the Note 10.1. Imagine having both devices and the versatility of Air Command but on a much bigger screen. Essentially, that’s what the Note 10.1 has to offer. During the media briefing I learned that Samsung is pushing for Android to be considered by the enterprise … Continue reading Hello Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1! This will sell for PHP 25,990 this November 2013

ASUS Fonepad has excellent battery life, PHP 11,995 for 8GB

So many phones and tablets out there — and yes, the hybrids of different brands are equally populating the stalls. What makes the ASUS Fonepad stand out? Apart from being an all-in-one tablet and an Android powered smartphone, it actually kills the battery life category. You won’t believe it, but the Fonepad’s battery can last … Continue reading ASUS Fonepad has excellent battery life, PHP 11,995 for 8GB

SONY XPERIA ZR is NFC-enabled, waterproof up to 5ft; PHP 25,990

What’s with SONY and waterproofing their gadgets? I’m not exactly sure where they’re headed with this, but I like it! SONY has been actively churning out waterproof gadgets across the board — from their tablets to projector-handycams and smartphones. Say hello to their newest releast, the SONY XPERIA ZR, a NFC-enabled Android phone that can … Continue reading SONY XPERIA ZR is NFC-enabled, waterproof up to 5ft; PHP 25,990

ASUS VivoTab TF810 excels in performance as notebook and tablet; sells for PHP 42,995

So here I am at my favorite third wave coffee place in the south, working on an ASUS VivoTab (thanks ASUS Philippines for lending this little number). ASUS has been keen on the whole hybrid scene as they debuted devices like the Transformer and the PadFone. So it’s no surprise that ASUS continues to bring … Continue reading ASUS VivoTab TF810 excels in performance as notebook and tablet; sells for PHP 42,995

iLuv Syren Wireless Speakers with Bluetooth and NFC sells for PHP 3,000

So iLuv has been making waves in Manila with really cool accessories for your iOS devices (like the last charger you will ever need). Today they’re debuting the 360 degree Syren wireless speakers which you ought to place in the middle of your living room as the sound emits from all corners of this sweet … Continue reading iLuv Syren Wireless Speakers with Bluetooth and NFC sells for PHP 3,000

Buffalo DriveStation DDR: Almost SSD-like performance for less the cost; 2TB for PHP 8,200

A couple of days ago I sent a Tweet out asking friends how the heck am I supposed to review a hard drive. To be honest, at least for the regular consumer, panning the Internet for a gold review of a hard drive is the last thing they’ll ever want to do. Storage is really … Continue reading Buffalo DriveStation DDR: Almost SSD-like performance for less the cost; 2TB for PHP 8,200

Sony Handycam HDR-GWP88 is waterproof with built-in projector; SRP PHP 35,000

I must admit that video recorders haven’t been on my radar for so long. Considering my earliest childhood memory of being enthralled with gadgets involved a video recorder (my dad was recording me while I kept on asking how it was possible “to watch yourself in the past”), the handy cam became obsolescent when almost … Continue reading Sony Handycam HDR-GWP88 is waterproof with built-in projector; SRP PHP 35,000

BlackBerry Q10 with QWERTY keyboard and LTE available TODAY for PHp 31,990.00

Several weeks ago I reviewed the first BlackBerry 10 handheld to hit local shores, the BB Z10. It was essentially the Canadian company’s foray into a revamped OS to keep up with the ever-changing market. In that review I basically spelled out how the new OS is both condemning and innovative: the new OS doesn’t … Continue reading BlackBerry Q10 with QWERTY keyboard and LTE available TODAY for PHp 31,990.00