Motorcycles for emergency rescue and relief operations

Mobility News

In its 2015 Asia Pacific Disaster Report: Disasters Without Borders, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) noted that the Philippines ranks first in Asia and third in the world among countries with the highest risk to disasters. UN ESCAP defines risk as the combination of exposure and […]

November 25, 2015 by Belle Alba 324

Parade: JBL Cinema SB250


Home Theater Audio System Put yourself right in the middle of the action with this soundbar-wireless subwoofer combo from JBL. It packs 200 watts of home theatre sound, Dolby Digital and Harman Virtual Surround Sound compatibility, and a design that can seamlessly blend with any wall mounted or standing TV installation. Audio is passed through […]

November 25, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 357

Ford Philippines announces new managing director

Mobility News

Ford Motor Company yesterday announced the appointment of Lance Mosley as managing director of Ford Philippines effective December 1, 2015. In his new role, Mosley will be responsible for leading Ford’s successful business in the Philippines, which has resulted in record sales in 2015. Mosley will also drive the company’s dealer network expansion plan and […]

November 24, 2015 by Mika Fernandez-David 1,091

Kia set for a greener vehicle lineup

Mobility News

Kia Motors has revealed its green car roadmap which puts a premium on the development of more eco-friendly vehicles and technologies, helping the brand in its bid to be a leading low emission vehicle manufacturer before 2020. Hyundai Motor Group, Kia’s parent company, will be investing a total USD 10.2-billion in the endeavor. Not only […]

November 24, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 406

Suzuki announces GSX-S1000 ABS


Suzuki has announced the availability of the GSX-S1000 ABS, the next in line for the historic GSX Series throne. With the pedigree of a high performance sports bike, Suzuki’s newest motorcycle promises riders extreme power, handling, and agility akin to competition-level models. The GSX-S1000 ABS is powered by a 999cc inline four power unit based […]

November 23, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 455

Isuzu to hold 4×4 Off Road Fest in Taguig

Events Mobility

Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) will be conducting a special 4×4 test drive event from November 27, Friday, to the 29th, Sunday, from 10 in the morning until 10 in the evening. Entitled The Isuzu Off-Road Fest,  the event aims to showcase the strength of Isuzu’s 4×4 vehicles namely the mu-X and D-Max, via a specially […]

November 23, 2015 by Mika Fernandez-David 466

GadgetsLab: Cherry Mobile Flare S4


Specs: Processor: 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6753 octa-core RAM: 2GB Display: 5-inch HD IPS display, Dragon Trail glass protection, 1280×720 resolution Storage: 16GB internal memory expandable up to 32GB via microSD Cameras: 13MP rear with BSI, 5MP front with BSI SIM: Dual, micro-SIM Connectivity: 3G, LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS Battery: 2100mAh OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop What’s […]

November 22, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 600

Parade: Altec Lansing Jacket H2O


The Jacket H20 features a sleeker design compared to its distant sibling, the LifeJacket 2. It comes in a svelte, compact form factor that is still IP67 rated and can float on water. The Jacket H2O boasts features such as up to 8 hours of non-stop music playback, Bluetooth connectivity, a built-in microphone, aux port, […]

November 22, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 359

LG Pay: new mobile payment system by LG Electronics


LG Electronics Inc. develops a new service called LG Pay. LG teams up with South Korea’s largets credit card companies: Shinhan Card Co. Ltd. and KB Kookmin Card Co. Ltd. to create the new technology. “It’s official! We have partnered with Shinhan Card and KB Kookmin Card to prepare for the launch of LG Pay,” […]

November 22, 2015 by Jonah Mendoza 469

Parade: Panasonic WV-SW559


Sleep peacefully at night with the Panasonic WV-SW559 surveillance camera keeping an eye on your valuables. The Panasonic WV-SW559 is part of a series of 1080p network video surveillance cameras that simultaneously deliver both full HD images and 360p images. Enclosed in an IP66-rated water- and dust-resistant dome, the camera uses a 2.8-10mm 3.6x varifocal […]

November 21, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 356

Razer and Blizzard Entertainment announce Chroma-enabled pc game: Overwatch


Razer and Blizzard Entertainment announced a full suite of Chroma-enabled PC gaming peripherals based on Blizzard’s upcoming team-based shooter, Overwatch™. Overwatch is a 6v6 first-person shooter featuring a vibrant cast of heroes, each with his or her own unique arsenal of weapons and abilities. As part of its official Overwatch gaming peripheral collection, Razer is […]

November 20, 2015 by Jonah Mendoza 516

Parade: Genius NX-7000


The Genius NX-7000 wireless mouse offers true tracking freedom with its 1200 dpi BlueEye technology. This surface-friendly feature provides its users amazing tracking accuracy even on dusted or marble glass, a sofa, or on a carpet. It has a contoured shape design suitable for all-day use. With a built-in compartment for the receiver, you can […]

November 20, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 290

Parade: Rado Hyperchrome Ceramic Touch Dual Timer


Wristwatch Classy, straight-forward, and tough as nails is the Rado Hyperchrome Ceramic Touch Dual Timer wristwatch. It stands out from its normally black and white siblings thanks to Rado-innovated high-tech grey ceramic—a ceramic color tone difficult to consistently reproduce. On board is a Dual Timer function wherein the main and secondary dials are able to […]

November 20, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 395

Roteco debuts E-Trike and E-Jeepney

Green Mobility News

Yes, the jeepney and tricycle are two of the most iconic Filipino vehicles in the world, but they’re also big contributors towards noise and air pollution, particularly the ones that are a couple of years old. Ropali Corporation and Teco Electric and Machinery Co., Ltd., through a joint venture will be releasing E-Trikes and E-Jeepneys […]

November 20, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 622

Parade: Tissot T-race Touch Steel


Smartwatch The Tissot T-Race Touch Steel is a step-up from most fitness trackers thanks to its traditional watch exterior bearing all the sophistication characteristic of analog time keepers. Its synthetic strap guarantees comfort and unhindered movement, while the main touch-enabled body offers chronograph (add/split/lap), timer, alarm, compass, and tide tracking functions. Water resistant for up […]

November 19, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 418

Top celebrities hop aboard #teamiflix


Prominent icons in the Philippine entertainment industry, Iza Calzado, Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Ruffa Gutierrez, Raymond Gutierrez, Richard Gutierrez, JM Rodriguez, and Karylle Tatlonghari-Yuzon, are now aboard team iflix–Asia’s fastest growing Internet TV service–as shareholders and partners in the business. The announcement follows a succession of landmark partnerships with industry leaders such as the Philippine Long Distance […]

November 18, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 576

Parade: Lenovo Vibe S1


Smartphone Take one of a kind selfies with the Lenovo Vibe S1, a brawny yet stylish smartphone with dual—yes, two—cameras up front. One is an 8MP BSI deal for capturing details, while the other is a 2MP snapper for depth of field analysis. The combo allows for clearer photos with tons of creative options such […]

November 18, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 519

Kaspersky Lab and the Dutch Police ends nightmare of CoinVault and Bitcryptor Ransomware victims worldwide


Kaspersky Lab increased its decryption keys  at to a total of 14,031. These decryption keys let users retrieve their encrypted data who have fallen victim to CoinVault and Bitcryptor ransomware. “Many companies face ransomware attacks and ask themselves: to pay or not to pay? In the security industry, we believe that paying criminals does not make […]

November 17, 2015 by Jonah Mendoza 404

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