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Is the Samsung Galaxy A54 a Bad Phone?

Among the many phones that we have reviewed last year, one of the more controversial ones is the Samsung Galaxy A54. It was the first A-series generation that has removed the A7x from existence, making the A54 the top-end variant for Samsung’s mid-range line in 2023. READ MORE: Samsung Galaxy A54 Review Philippines: Close to […]

MatePad 11.5 PaperMatte, Watch 4 Coming to the Philippines

After launching several products last January with the FreeClip, MatePad Pro 13.2, and MateBook D 16 2024, Huawei is set to bring over new products for February with the Watch 4, MatePad 11.5 PaperMatte, and nova Y72. READ MORE: Review: Huawei’s Crazy-looking FreeClip Works Insanely Well The MateBook D 16 2024 is an Affordable 16-inch […]

Less Scams? Globe Removes Clickable Links from 8080 Channel

In its efforts to combat scammers using sophisticated methods, Globe has removed all clickable links from its official customer advisories–particularly with its 8080 SMS channel. Recently, Globe’s subscribers have been receiving scam messages that use 8080 or the “Globe” sender ID, where these messages use a fake Globe link to lure them into phishing sites. […]

ASUS ZenBook Duo 2024 Hands-On: The Practical Approach

Initial Verdict: ASUS appears to have found the best way to implement a dual-screen laptop design with the ZenBook Duo 2024 (UX8406). While the form factor looks familiar, ASUS was able to refine the overall functionality of the ZenBook Duo 2024 down to how the software is implemented. Pros -POGO pins on detachable keyboard is […]

The Galaxy A54 is 2nd Best Selling Android Phone for 2023

When we reviewed the Galaxy A54 last year, it got a lot of hate because Samsung decided to use an Exynos 1380 instead of a Snapdragon chip like its predecessor. We proved to everyone that the Exynos 1380 is not as bad as people assumed, yet people crucified the Exynos 1380 as if it was […]

Windows 12 is Not Releasing in 2024

Despite all the speculations that Windows 12 is coming soon especially with Microsoft’s rapid push for Copilot, a recent post at Windows Insider Blog basically confirmed that 2024 will still focus on Windows 11. This denotes that Windows 11, version 24H2 will be this year’s annual feature update. As mentioned here, Windows 11 will have […]

GCash and Heart Introduce a New Era of Financial Progress

As it continues to pave the way for giving financial inclusion for all Filipinos, GCash enters its era of financial progress with tapping Heart Evangelista-Escudero as its endorser. The partnership kicked off last February 7 with the live filming of the first episode of GCash Spotlight featuring Heart and Boy Abunda as host. Set to […]

MWC 2024 Primer: What to Expect

Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024 is happening in a few days, and the annual event in Barcelona is often the biggest venue for major tech launches–specifically for phones. We will be in Barcelona to cover MWC 2024, which will be from February 26-29, so expect to see all the latest updates here at the site. […]

Is MyPhone Dead?

Cherry has been in the news lately after officially returning to making phones with the Aqua S11 Pro and Aqua GR. We got to talk to Cherry on how they managed to survive the odds amidst the arrival of Chinese brands in the Philippines. READ MORE: Meet the Aqua GR and S11 Pro: Cherry’s New […]

Google Bard is Now Gemini; Paid Version has Better AI Features

Roughly a year after Google Bard is made available to the Philippines, Google has decided to give its Chat GPT rival a makeover by formally calling it Gemini. Its similar to how Microsoft has decided to rebrand all of its AI-powered features to Copilot. READ MORE: Microsoft Pushes Copilot Branding for its AI Dreams Google […]