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Have you ever read a magazine and wished you could get even more info on the amazing article you were currently feeding your brain? That happens to us all the time, and now, we have the answer! Head over to the link for Android HERE, or search for MIRA PHILIPPINES on Apple’s App store, and download a copy […]

November 10, 2014 by Ren Alcantara 2,517

iflix is Southeast Asia’s fastest growing internet TV service

News

iflix, Southeast Asia’s leading Internet TV service, is now 100,000 subscribers strong. The Subscription-Video-on-Demand (SVoD) service has just announced that it has recently recorded and activated over 100,000 subscribers amounting to more than 30 million minutes of content streamed by its users since its launch in Malaysia and the Philippines in just a little over […]

July 25, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 1,040

Parade: Prestigio Multiphone 8500 Duo

Parade

Smartphone If you’ve always wanted to try the mobile Windows experience but haven’t found a device that sweeps you away, then this might be it. Prestigio’s Multiphone 8500 duo struts the Windows Phone 8.1 OS out of the box for a seamless experience across all computing platforms. Inside its body is a 1.2GHz Qualcomm quad-core […]

July 25, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 286

Parade: Razer Blade (2015)

Parade

Laptop Boldly go where no gamer has gone before with Razer’s newest gaming laptop, the Blade. All the action is displayed on a gorgeous 14-inch IGZO QHD multi-touch display with LED backlight for immersive visuals; while an Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M with 3GB of GDDR5 video buffer along with a quad-core Intel Core i7 4720HQ […]

July 25, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 378

Stay Ahead with Shell V-Power Nitro+ premium fuels

Mobility

Because optimal fuel efficiency is only achieved when man and machine work hand in hand and perform at their best, keeping our vehicles in tip-top shape is something every vehicle owner should strive for. Wouldn’t it be great if the fuel we used gave us one less thing to worry about? Sharing the passion of […]

July 24, 2015 by Mika Fernandez-David 455

Globe opens third and largest GEN3 store in Cebu

News

With the aim of extending its new and one-of-a-kind retail experience to Cebuanos, Globe has just opened its third and largest Generation 3 (GEN3) store in the Queen City of the South. This recent undertaking is expected to further boost the telco’s presence in the Visayas region. The GEN3 store, located in Ayala Center Cebu, is […]

July 24, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 1,237

All-new Suzuki Celerio prices revealed ahead of launch

Mobility

Suzuki Philippines is set to launch the latest iteration of their well-loved sub-compact car on August 5, and they’ve already announced the prices: PHP 507,000 for the manual transmission and PHP 542,000 for the CVT variant. Suzuki Philippines President Hiroshi Suzuki shares, “We are very excited to introduce our A+ compact to the Filipino market. […]

July 23, 2015 by Mika Fernandez-David 310

Parade: Asus Strix GTX 980 Ti

Parade

Graphics Card Let your framerate soar high with the Asus Strix GTX 980 Ti gaming graphics card. It boasts Nvidia’s latest 980 Ti GPU paired with 6GB of GDDR5 memory, with the former humming at 1216MHz out of the box. The powerhouse is cooled by Direct CU III technology which features triple wing-blade fans and […]

July 23, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 390

Team Suzuki Pilipinas nails first podium finish

Mobility News Motorcycles

Team Suzuki Pilipinas came to play during the third round of the Suzuki Asian Challenge (SAC) of the Asia Road Racing Championship (ARRC), coming away with their first-ever podium win. The race was held at the Suzuka International Circuit last July 4 to 5, and was a home race for the brand as well as […]

July 22, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 348

Smart to hold country’s biggest Clash of Clans tourney

News

Smart Communications, Inc. will be holding the country’s largest Clash of Clans (COC) tournament, the Philippine Clash 2015, with over PHP 2-million worth of prizes—currently the largest prize pool in a local mobile gaming competition. Smart will be partnering with the country’s biggest names in gaming, including the Philippine eSports Organization, Inquirer eSports, SM Cyberzone, […]

July 21, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 1,032

Ford opens 38th dealership in the Philippines

Mobility News

Ford Philippines keeps its momentum up in the local automotive scene with the opening of a new dealership in Ormoc Leyte. This recent expansion reminds the company that it is only two dealerships away from reaching its 40 dealer locations by end of the year. The opening of Ford Ormoc, the second Ford dealership to […]

July 20, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 426

Windows 10 uses USB Drives for purchasing purposes

News

At the end of August, Windows 10 will be available for purchase. The windows 10 has two versions: Home version and the Pro. Consumers can also pre-order in Amazon for a secured slot. According to Telegraph UK, “Windows 10 will be available on USB drives for purchase in retail channels shortly after launch on July […]

July 19, 2015 by Jonah Mendoza 1,029

Parade: Huawei Honor Band Zero

Parade

Smartwatch Simple. Minimalistic. Decisive. The Huawei Honor Band Zero may look like your typical smartwatch—being able to connect to your Android and iOS devices—but it’s also a full-pledged fitness tracker. Its round face is of the touchscreen OLED type and is IP68 certified making it dust- and water-resistant for up to 10 meters. Powering it […]

July 19, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 413

Team Kia announces new name for PBA Season 41

Mobility News

Columbian Autocar Corporation (CAC), franchise owner of one of the youngest teams in the PBA, has just announced that the franchise will now sport the moniker “Mahindra Enforcer” for the league’s 41st season. On this branding and moniker change, CAC president and representative to the PBA Board of Governors, Ginia Domingo, said in a statement: […]

July 19, 2015 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 444

Marshall produces its very first mobile phone

Launches

Marshall changes its game by venturing out to mobile phone manufacturing. This company is known for making high quality amplifiers and headphones that caters to audiophiles. Two days ago, Marshall announced its very first mobile phone “London”, or better known to be the “world’s loudest phone.” According to Telegraph UK, the mobile phone is designed […]

July 18, 2015 by Jonah Mendoza 537

After 3 years, Apple releases the newest iPod Touch

Everything Apple

After 3 years, Apple releases the newest iPod Touch. Last week, Apple releases the newest iPod touch. Compared to the previous iPod touch, it has a better camera with a boosts of 8 megapixels on its rear camera, able to capture a time-lapse videos, take panoramas and burts photos, and just like the newest iPhone, […]

July 18, 2015 by Jonah Mendoza 604

Ford Philippines delivers record June sales

Mobility News

Ford Philippines reported that it nailed its best-ever June with sales growing 10-percent year over year to 1,870 vehicles. With the impressive June performance, Ford was able to end the year’s first half on a high note, improving sales by 18-percent to 10,427 units. “We’re continuing to be a leading brand of choice for Filipino […]

July 18, 2015 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 423

Test Drive: 2015 Nissan X-Trail 2.0L 4×2 CVT

Testdrive

We drove Nissan’s crossover for a week. Is it really worthy of its “Testosterone Driven” tagline? Read on. Design 4/5 To say that the much awaited update to Nissan’s popular marque thrilled the socks off of aficionados is not an understatement. The third-generation X-Trail’s contemporary styling and masculine appearance wowed fans of the previous generation, […]

July 17, 2015 by Mika Fernandez-David 403

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