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Free WiFi Coming to Provinces This Year

Free WiFi

There’s a catch though Here’s good news for people living outside of Manila – the government is reportedly looking to provide provinces free WiFi access this year via the Php 1.4B project of the Department of Science and Technology. According to DOST-ICTO exectutive director Louis Casmbre, the free WiFi project maybe deployed as soon as June and completed by November. ... Read More »

Xiaomi Adds More RAM, Storage to Redmi 2

Redmi 2S 2

Xiaomi tweaks the Redmi 2 to make it better Xiaomi’s earliest phone announcement this year, the Redmi 2, has only been on sale for a short while but the company has announced that they will be offering an updated version that has slightly more memory and storage compared to the original. The new Redmi 2 model will still retain the ... Read More »

ASUS Zenfone C Announced in Malaysia, Priced at Php 4,200

Zenfone C

Looks like an updated Zenfone 4 ASUS has announced their Zenfone 2 during CES a few weeks ago, but we’ve yet to see any movement in their affordable smartphone lineup that’s currently occupied by the Zenfone 4. That ends today, as the company officially announced the Zenfone C (ZC451CG) in Malaysia, which, for all intents and purposes is being marketed ... Read More »

Oppo R5 Hits PH Stores, Get Yours Today for Php 21,990


Oppo’s thinnest smartphone is now available to buy It’s been a few months since we saw Oppo’s thinnest smartphone to date (and former world’s thinnest smartphone title holder), the R5. If you were impressed by its sleek, sexy frame and wanted to pick one up ASAP, you can – Oppo’s local team has told us that it’s now in stores ... Read More »

Lizard Squad Takes Responsibility for Facebook, Instagram Outage [UPDATE: Facebook Made a Booboo]

Lizard Squad

  Here’s the reason why Facebook was down Earlier today Facebook and Instagram went dark, and many social network users were forced to talk to other people face to face to show them what they ate that day. While it’s not yet clear why both sites went down, someone is claiming that the outage was caused by a massive DDoS ... Read More »

LG Outs Clamshell Ice Cream Smart Smartphone


Would you buy this clamshell phone? LG has announced their Ice Cream Smart, their second modern smartphone to sport a clamshell form factor that was in vouge back in the early 2000’s. The Ice Cream Smart may look like a throwback to the past, but it’s throughly rooted in the future – it has Android 4.4 KitKat, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, ... Read More »

It’s Not Just You, Facebook is Down

Facebook down

Quick, everyone head to Twitter Yes, guys, it’s not just you. As of 2:20 PM today Facebook is down on multiple fronts and countries. And it’s not just Facebook that’s down – Instagram is also down as well, so whatever the issue is, it seems widespread enough that it took out both services. We’re still trying to check what made ... Read More »

M1 Note Mini Teased By Meizu VP


The smaller M1 Note Mini looks pretty Meizu’s upcoming M1 Note Mini that’s slated to be unveiled later today has been teased by none other than the VC of Meizu, Li Nan. The M1 Note Mini, unsurprisingly looks a lot like the M1 Note, though it sports a new color that’s not really used by the company in its other ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Cuts Price of Alpha Luxe to Php 3,999


Cherry Mobile’s awesome Alpha Luxe just got awesomer Remember Cherry Mobile’s Alpha Luxe, the company’s swankier (but still affordable) Windows Phone 8.1 smartphone? Well, Cherry Mobile is cutting its price from the previous Php 4,999 to just Php 3,999 today, exclusively at Lazada. The sale starts at 4:00 PM today, and will be part of Lazada’s Chinese New Year kick ... Read More »

5 Awesome, Hard to Find Gadgets in Kimstore


Here’s difficult to find gadgets that you can get at Kimstore While it’s great that we have a lot of choices when it comes to smartphones in the Philippines, there’s still some brands and certain models that are out of reach, simply because they’re not being offered locally. Which is a shame, because there’s a lot of great smartphones out ... Read More »

We’re Giving Away Heroes of the Storm Closed Beta Keys!


Want to get in the latest MOBA in town? DoTA, LoL and HoN watch out – there’s a new MOBA in town. Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm has been making waves with reviewers and people who have been in the early technical alpha, and the impressions are so far positive. Who wouldn’t want to play as Kerrigan, smacking around Diablo ... Read More »

OnePlus Partners with Lazada in Indonesia to Launch OnePlus One

One Plus

Does this mean that it’ll launch in other markets as well? We’ve all drooled over the OnePlus One, that affordable superphone  with top tier internals made by new outift OnePlus at one time or another, but ultimately have been disappointed over its lack of availability on this side of the world. Finally, there’s a sliver of hope for pinoys to ... Read More »

The Witcher Battle Arena is a MOBA for Mobile

The Witcher

  Want to play a MOBA on the go? We’re huge fans of CD Projekt, the Polish company responsible for the very awesome Witcher franchise (which will soon come out with the third installment that you should definitely check out). Anyway, the company has released a MOBA based on that particular fantasy franchise, called the Witcher Battle Arena, which has ... Read More »

Windows 10 Technical Preview Now Ready for Download

Windows 10 technical alpha

Want to check out the new features of Windows 10 for yourself? We’ve talked about all the awesome features that Microsoft is pushing out for its new OS, Windows 10 a few days ago. Now the Redmond firm has finally made the technical Alpha of Windows 10 available for download. Before you go off downloading it though, keep it mind ... Read More »

Cherry Mobile Selfie Review: Lives Up to the Name


We review Cherry Mobile’s Selfie! Many companies have already made their own interpretation of the “selfie” phone – basically a phone with a front facing camera that’s equal in both megapixel size and camera quality to its rear camera. Cherry Mobile’s Selfie camera isn’t unique, as both local and international phone brands have already released their own selfie-centric smartphones in ... Read More »