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Samsung Silently Launches Galaxy M11

Yet another budget phone from Samsung Samsung is not slowing down on phone releases, as it silently unveiled the Galaxy M11 in UAE. On the outside, the budget phone looks similar to the Galaxy A11 save for different color options. They also have almost the same internals except that the Galaxy M11 comes with a bigger 5000mAh battery, along with …

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PLDT and PGH Launch 155200 Hotline Number

To supplement PGH’s COVID-19 Bayanihan Operations Center To help its operations towards addressing the COVID-19, Philippine General Hospital launched dedicated hotline number 155200 for its COVID-19 Bayanihan Operations Center. The number will provide assistance to the public and manage the influx of patients, and will serve as a channel for donations. The hotline number is a joint effort between UP-PGH’s …

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Realme Band Review: Bang-for-the-Buck Fitness Tracker?

We review the Realme Band!  Realme is the latest phone brand to join the smartphone + IoT (Internet of Things) ecosystem with the launch of the Realme Band. Realme’s first fitness tracker positions itself as the most affordable offering in the market, making it ideal for those who need a reliable device to track their fitness journey. While it has its …

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Governments Newest Weapon Against The Coronavirus: Your Phone

Data that used to serve you ads are now used to fight the disease As governments around the world enforce quarantine measures to stop the spread of COVID-19, they’re slowly turning to the same technology that serves you ads on your smartphones. Anonymized data from smartphones that are sent to advertisers is now being analyzed by government health services in …

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Xiaomi’s Mi TV 4S 65-Inch is a 4K Smart TV with a Tempting Price

It has sick specs to boot Xiaomi adds another Smart TV to its IoT ecosystem with the Mi TV 4S 65-inch. Launched together with the Mi 10 series, the Mi TV 4S 65-inch has a 4K resolution that supports HDR10+ and covers 85-percent of the NTSC color gamut. It also has MEMC motion-smoothing for smoother images and an all-metal body. …

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New Details About the OnePlus 8 Series Surface

A gradient color option will be available at last After key specs of the OnePlus 8 series have leaked out, leakster Ishan Agarwal has revealed more details about the upcoming OnePlus phones. Focusing on the color options, the OnePlus 8 series will get two new colors: Glacial Green and an Instragram-inspired Glacial Glow gradient color. The latter color will be …

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Google Commits $800 Million Towards Combatting COVID-19

A big chunk will come from ad credits Aside from launching a centralized COVID-19 search hub, Google announced that it is committing over $800 million to help small and medium businesses (SMBs), governments and health organizations in addressing the COVID-19 pandemic. The commitment includes $250 million in ad grants to help the World Health Organization (WHO) and various government agencies …

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Google, iFlix and iWants Reduces Data Usage To Free Up Bandwith

Reduced streaming quality and better compression Following Netflix’s lead, Google, iFlix and iWant has heeded the National Telecommunication Commission’s (NTC) call to manage the bitrate used by its streaming services to ease the burden on Philippine networks as a record number of people work from home. Google is applying the same data-saving steps in the Philippines as they’ve done in …

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Lenovo Announces Tab M10 Plus in China

More budget tablets from Lenovo Lenovo expands its line of budget tablets in China with the Tab M10 Plus. The tablet comes with a 10.3-inch display with a 1920×1200 resolution and is powered by an Helio P22T processor paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB/128GB internal storage. Keeping the lights on is a 7000mAh battery with 10w charging. For the cameras, …

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