Senator Gordon Pushes SIM Card Registration Bill Due to 911 Prank Calls

The 911 National Emergency Hotline was activated yesterday — incredibly convenient to know that we only need to remember one number in case of an unfortunate incident. In case you missed the photo making its rounds on social media regarding the number of calls the hotline received, here’s a quick break down. From the hours […]

PH to Host Global Cybersecurity Conference Amidst Rising Cyber-Attacks

Cyber-attack incidence in the Philippines has alarmingly increased by 48% compared to the previous quarter, according to global software security company Trend Micro. Trend Micro added that the country’s banking and financial institutions are at the highest risk of being targeted by cyber threats, with the manufacturing, transportation, and technology sectors also being affected. Malware […]

Senator Lacson Pushes Anew for Prepaid SIM Card Registration

Senator Panfilo Lacson has filed a new bill seeking to enforce the registration of prepaid SIM cards to stop text-based scams and crimes carried out via mobile devices. According to the senator, “Possession of the most modern technology comes with tremendous responsibility.” Lacson added, “Towards this end, the State shall regulate the use and sale […]

The Chimera: The Smallest Hexacopter Drone in the Market

We’ve gotten a decent amount of flying time with one of our new toys at HQ, the DJI Phantom 4, which we used in some of the shots you saw for our review of Ford’s Mustang 5.0L GT V8 Premium. It really is a great tool for getting those aerial shots that we otherwise wouldn’t […]

Always Take Care When You Buy Hard Drives Online

Some things are just too good to be true While buying stuff online is pretty convenient, there are people out there that want nothing more than to scam you out of your hard earned money. Just take a look at redditor kingruudz, who thought he was buying a 1TB HDD from China. While it did […]

ASUS Collaborates With APEC Designer Kenneth Cobonpue For #Zenlooks

 Philippine talent on the global stage ASUS has teamed up with Kenneth Cobonpue for Zenlooks, a design competition for the public to design their own Zenfone 2 case. Mr. Cobonpue is the same visionary force behind the design the unique garden design of the APEC Economic Leader’s Welcome Dinner in the MOA Arena during the […]

Manila Peninsula Orchestra Welcomes Game of Thrones Star with Series Theme Song

Missandei is in Manila! The Manila Peninsula Hotel welcomed Game of Thrones actress Nathalie Emmanuel (who plays Missandei) in a way that would make Daenerys Targaryen proud. As soon as she entered the hotel the orchestra started playing the Game of Thrones opening theme song. You can watch her priceless reaction below which she posted […]

Top 4 Reasons Why Filipinos Don’t Buy Online

Access, Trust, Experience, and Price According to Eva Claravall, Research Director of TNS, the Philippines ranks 6th in the world in accessing content online. However we’re very low in terms of e-commerce or online shopping/buying. She identified 4 major barriers that came up in their research that are stopping a lot of Filipinos from buying […]

5 Things to Consider Before Buying a New Smartphone

Buying a new phone? Read this first By now most of you have already gotten your Christmas bonuses or are about to receive your 13th month pay and are contemplating on getting a new smartphone for Christmas. Before you plunk down the cash for either an affordable new device or a flagship from local or […]

New xodiom Smartphone is the Anti-One Plus One, Snapdragon 805 Processor for Just 14K

Better than the One Plus One! We all love the pricetag and the concept of the One Plus One – except that it’s almost impossible to buy using their current invite scheme. Xodiom, a new company that literally sprang out of nowhere is promising to change that with their new xodiom flagship, offering a Snapdragon […]

How gadget shops try To dupe Consumers during mall sales

That moment where we imagined ourselves firing a bazooka at the salesperson Earlier today we went around SM Megamall Cyberzone to check out what gadget shops were offering for the 3-Day Mega Sale. While some stores were offering legitimate promotions, majority of them were just flat out lying. One international mobile manufacturer brand was selling […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Flip Cover Review

Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Flip Cover Several accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 have started to pop-up in various gadget shops in malls. One of the most popular is the Flip Cover which currently comes in either white or gray (to match the color of your Galaxy Note 2). It’s a bit pricey […]