Galaxy Z Fold Series Gets New Optimized Instagram UI

Given the unusual aspect ratio of the Galaxy Z Fold series, it’s going to be a challenge to optimize apps on its display properly. The only way to make that possible is if the app developer is willing to dedicate resources for it–which is the case with Instagram, as they are rolling up an updated […]

Globe to Offer VoLTE Roaming Soon

As part of its series of network upgrades, Globe announced that it has successfully conducted technical tests on outbound and inbound Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Roaming with Airtel of India. This is a positive development for the local telco, as some overseas operators are set to retire their 2G and 3G networks to make way […]

OPPO Adds Spotify Widget to Find N2 Flip via OTA

OPPO announced that it is rolling out a major software update to the Find N2 Flip that adds functionality to its cover display. One of the new additions is a Spotify widget for the Find N2 Flip, allowing you to maximize the large cover screen for music playback. “Working directly with Spotify is exactly the […]

SECURE: Lenovo Commits To Full Protection After Sales Service

CES 2023 saw the release of quite a lot of revolutionary devices. As a major player in the field of tech, Lenovo wasn’t going to let itself be left behind by the competition. However, it is undeniable that technology has increased in price over the last few years. It’s not really a surprise given that […]

Meta Lays Off 11,000 Employees

It seems that the tech industry is also suffering a significant slump in today’s time. Following new Twitter owner Elon Musk’s mass firing of staff last week, Meta will also be laying off 11,000 of its employees. That’s right, the number covers 13% of the company’s workforce, which includes the research lab of its metaverse […]

Beyond Internet Download Speeds: Why Latency Matters Just As Much

With all the reports on determining internet quality in the Philippines, the metric that’s often emphasized is download speeds. Because it is often cited in many reports, people have always associated faster download speeds with better internet experience–where in reality, other factors matter too like latency. We sat down with Opensignal APAC VP Rob Lerner […]

Will You Pay For Specific Features On Social Media?

Signing up for a social media platform like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and more usually come at no cost. While signing up for a social media platform is more accessible than signing up for a streaming service because there’s no money involved, there’s always a catch–after all, there is no such thing as free in […]

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 Quick Review: If It’s Not Broke…

Initial verdict: Iteration is the name of the game for the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 in our quick review, and much like its more expensive brother, the clamshell foldable gets a lot of QoL upgrades but not a lot of new features. Pros There’s more control and widget customization on the external display Lots of […]

Facebook Pay Rebrands to Meta Pay

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg just announced that Meta has officially rebranded Facebook Pay to Meta Pay. This is the company’s “first step” in creating a digital wallet for its vision of the metaverse. Despite Facebook Pay’s name change, Zuckerberg assured the public that the rest of its offerings will remain the same. He said that […]

Huawei Super Device Allows For Easy Connection Across Devices

Huawei has always been proud of the seamless integration of its different devices through its eco-system, and the brand has officially put in a new name for connectivity features. Dubbed Huawei Super Device, the new umbrella term for its connectivity features integrates several use cases in one roof. Headlining the Super Device moniker is Smart […]

Facebook Loses Daily Users for the First Time Ever

Even if there are a lot of people using Facebook for various things, this does not necessarily translate to growth for the social media platform’s number of users. In fact, parent company Meta reported that the number of daily users on Facebook declined for the first time ever since the platform was conceived. In Meta’s […]

New Facebook Update Notifies Disappearing Message Screenshots

You can no longer sneak screenshots of disappearing messages on Facebook Messenger. This is after an update to improve the privacy of the platform. CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced the latest update on his Facebook account. From now on, notifications will appear when someone takes a screenshot of disappearing messages in a Secret Conversation secured […]