Cherry Mobile Launches the Flare 3, drops prices on other devices


In their continuing quest to deliver affordable technology to the people, they have launched the third iteration of their Flare device, aptly called the Flare 3. It packs a 1.3GHz quad core processor by Mediatek, a large 5-inch qHD IPS display, an 8MP main and 3MP front camera, and 1GB of RAM. It has 8GB […]

Epson bags Canstar Blue 2014 Most Satisfied Customers Award


In the latest Canstar Blue—leading customer satisfaction research and ratings agency—survey in Australia of small business owners and the printers they use, Epson has won the prestigious “Most Satisfied Customers Award – Printers, Small Business Award” for 2014. According to Canstar Blue, Epson not only won the award but, “stood out in these 2014 results, […]

SM Bowling marks its 25th anniversary with the first ever “SM Bowling Millionaire’s Cup”

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SM Lifestyle Entertainment Inc. (SMLEI), has just unveiled SM Bowling and Leisure Center’s biggest and most competitive bowling tournament: the first ever SM Bowling Millionaire’s Cup. In celebration of SM Bowling’s 25th year anniversary, SM will be giving away over PHP 5 million worth of prizes. This includes PHP 2 million cash and a car […]

Ironman 70.3 Philippines race tracker available through Globe and TM

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If you’re a triathlon fan or if you know someone participating in this year’s Ironman 70.3 Philippines, then you better subscribe to real-time race updates provided by Globe and TM. The service, produced by mobile platform developer Xurpas exclusively for Globe and TM, will track the race times of the 2,500 triathlon participants. To avail […]

Electrolux’s Delightful-E makes saving and sharing easy

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Saving and sharing is now a breeze with Electrolux’s Delightful-E Simple campaign. Launched on July 30, the campaign aims to teach moms how simple and easy it is to save and share with the help Electrolux. Posed as a reliable home companion, Andrea Pionilla, marketing manager of Electrolux Philippines, said, “Electrolux understands that every peso and second counts. […]

Ford Ranger hauling Asia Pacific markets

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The Ford Ranger continues to be an in-demand truck in the Asia Pacific region, selling over 40,600 units for 2014’s first half. The Ford Motor Company reported that this 16 percent year-over-year improvement ranked the region as one of the top markets for the Ranger one-ton pickup truck. “More and more consumers across the region […]

Go where the roads don’t with the Yamaha XTZ 125 and Serow 250


Today, Yamaha had a media day to  off the outstanding capabilities of two of their off-road bikes, the XTZ 125 and the Japanese-made Serow 250. Members of the press were shuttled to the Batangas Yamaha facility, where they were ushered through a tour of one of the plant’s manufacturing buildings, and taken on a step-by-step […]

Sony Philippines launches two new revolutionary cameras, the RX100 III and Alpha 77 II

(L-R) Garovs and Ryan Vergara of Everywhere We Shoot, marketing officer of Sony Digital Imaging department, JV Ruanto, Sony Professional, Pilar Tuason, and Kenji Hayashi, marketing manager of Sony Digital Imaging department  pose with the RX100 III and Alpha 77 II.

Digital imaging giant, Sony, announced the availability of two of its newest cameras in the local market. Worthy successors of Sony’s top-grade cameras, the RX100 III and Alpha 77 II make a mark in the world of photography with its advanced and competent features. Pocket-Sized Efficiency: Cyber-shot RX100 III   Made for people who prefer […]

Gionee Elife S5.5 Unboxing: Yep, it’s as sleek as advertised.


When we received our review unit of Gionee’s Elife S5.5 (featured here) – awarded as the “World’s Slimmest Smartphone” by CBS Interactive ZOL – I excitedly volunteered to put the phone through our two week, real world trial. The morning after I took it home, I resisted the urge to willy-nilly rip open the box […]

BMW continues to command Philippine Luxury Segment


The Philippine luxury vehicle segment is yet again being dominated by BMW. The Asian Carmakers Corporation (ACC), BMW’s official importer and distributor in the Philippines, recorded 352 units sold for the year’s first half, amounting to a 36 percent over-all market share. The BMW 3 Series was ACC’s leading model, followed by the popular sports […]

Spotify for iOS gets an upgrade, now features equalizer


Spotify has just rolled out an update for its iOS app. iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch users of the music streaming app will now get an equalizer for playback functionality. Further amplifying the music experience, the integrated equalizer allows users to fine tune musical selections according their preference. Also, it gives users a variety of […]

BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé: Style, Function, and Power

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The Asian Carmakers Corporation (ACC), the country’s official distributor and importer of BMW vehicles, outdid itself yet again with the launching of the first-ever BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé. The four-door coupé is the first of its kind in the premium midsize segment, sporting the stylish aesthetics of a sport coupe with the convenience and […]