NEWSBITS & BYTES

Parade: Alcatel Plus 10 2-in-1 Tablet

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The Alcatel Plus 10 takes the light and entertainment-focused form factor of the tablet and combines it with the productivity of a keyboard. It boasts a quad-core Intel Cherry Trail T3 CPU clocked at 1.92 GHz, 2 GB of RAM, 32 GB of expandable storage space, 5 MP and 2 MP shooters, 10.1 inch HD […]

May 24, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 725

Parade: ZTE MF920W

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With the ZTE MF920W, you can stay connected wherever your feet takes you to, so you’ll never miss out on anything. ZTE’s MF920W is a 4G LTE Wi-Fi mobile hotspot that lets you utilize your connection to its maximum capacity. The MF920W has download and upload speeds of up to 100MBPS (CAT3) and 50MBPS, respectively. […]

May 22, 2016 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 765

Parade: TCL TitanGold Air Conditioners

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Stay cold amid the scorching heat with TCL’s TitanGold Air Conditioners. TCL’s standard inverter split type line consists of the KA Series, equipped with high-quality Full 5D DC components that employ the use of magnetic force in varying the rotation speed of the compressor. This provides a precise method of maintaining the set temperature, which […]

May 22, 2016 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 641

GadgetsLab: Canon PowerShot G7 X

Gadgetslab

The technology behind compact cameras has arrived at the point where you no longer have to sacrifice image quality for the sake of portability. It’s a step in the right direction for these lightweight shooters and is an indication that consumer photography is still on the up and up. The Canon PowerShot G7 X represents the upper […]

May 21, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 679

Parade: TCL Cityline C1

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Equipped with a unique Quantum Dot Display technology which far exceeds other UHD TVs in terms of display effects, definition, and color purity, TCL’s Cityline C1 redefines upscale watching experience with its stunning image quality, elegant design, powerful hardware, and diverse entertainment functions. It is available in both flat and curved designs, with sizes ranging […]

May 21, 2016 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 352

Parade: Alcatel Idol 4S

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Alcatel’s stepping up its game big time. The Alcatel Idol 4S squeezes powerhouse specs—including a 5.5 inch QHD AMOLED display protected by Dragontrail glass, 3000 mAh quick charge battery, 16 MP f/2.0 and 8 MP wide-angle shooters, dual SIM 4G support, 32 GB ROM and 3 GB RAM, and an octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor clocked […]

May 20, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 695

GadgetsLab: Osmo Starter Kit Game System

Gadgetslab

Kids nowadays have shorter attention span than what we used to have back in the day because of the influence of display technologies. As children are naturally drawn to all things colorful, they are unsurprisingly attracted toward things that flash vivid images, such as phones and tablets, leading to early onset of gadget addiction. Osmo, […]

May 19, 2016 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 569

Parade: Sharp Aquos Xu Series 8K TV

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You read that right. Though 4K hasn’t seen major adoption yet, Sharp has gone ahead and manufactured their Aquos Xu lineup that’s able to output content with 8K-equivalent resolution. It achieves this thanks to the Quattron Pro 4-Color Technology and X8-Master Engine Pro upscaler that further improves Full HD and UHD quality on the series’ […]

May 18, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 722

Yamaha Holds Malaybalay Grand Prix

Motorcycles

Yamaha Motor Philippines, Inc. held the second leg of the seventh Yamaha Grand Prix in Malaybalay, Bukidnon last April 17, the second time the city has played host to Yamaha’s motorcycling competition. YMPH sales and marketing director Kaoru Ogura was in charge of formally opening the event, sharing his gratitude to the people who made […]

May 18, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 583

Amazon Web Services: What You Need to Know

Apps and Websites

Digitalization is more than just a passing trend. It is the initial step towards the realization of the impending technological revolution, the Internet of Things (IoT). This shift brought about a huge influx of data coming and going from one server to another, from one country to the other. Normally, storage infrastructures found in data centers […]

May 17, 2016 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 790

LaCie Launches New Premium Storage Solutions

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Seagate’s premium brand, LaCie, will be rolling out new storage products through Power Mac Center (PMC). The premium offerings include the latest LaCie Rugged and LaCie Porsche Design external storage drives, all of which are designed to work on both Mac and PC. LaCie Porsche Design Made in partnership with German sports-lifestyle brand Porsche Design, […]

May 17, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 832

Western Digital Completes Acquisition Of SanDisk

News

Western Digital Corporation has recently announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Western Digital Technologies, Inc. has completed the acquisition of SanDisk Corporation. The addition of SanDisk makes Western Digital Corporation a comprehensive storage solutions provider with global reach, and an extensive product and technology platform that includes deep expertise in both rotating magnetic storage and non-volatile […]

May 15, 2016 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 779

Power Mac Center Concludes Pixelworx Cinemansanas with Awarding Ceremony

News

After a series of workshops and live demo sessions meant to train shortlisted participants of its digital short competition, Power Mac Center rounded up the second installment of Pixelworx Cinemansanas through a special screening and awards ceremony held at the Power Mac Center Spotlight in Circuit Makati. From a pool of submitted masterpieces, 12 participants—six from […]

May 14, 2016 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 824

Parade: Nvidia GTX 1080 Graphics Card

Parade

Brace your cash, PC gamers: the latest from Nvidia has been announced and it run circles around last generation’s lineup. The new GTX 1080 is built around the Pascal architecture anchored on a 16 nm FinFET process with 7.2 billion transistors paired to 8 GB of GDDR5X VRAM. The technological leap allows it to easily […]

May 14, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 829

Yamaha Launches Sentrong Sanayang Teknikal ng Kabataan in Cavite

Motorcycles

Yamaha Motor Philippines, Inc. continues to go beyond its mandate of providing Filipinos quality motorcycles as it launched the new Sentrong Sanayang Teknikal ng Kabataan in Cavite last April 28. The training center aims to provide schooling and technical skills education to scholars and beneficiaries to help them become world class motorcycle professionals. The brand […]

May 13, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 775

Alcatel Flash Fans’ Day takes over Mindanao

News

With the recent release of the Flash 2 phone in retail stores nationwide, Flash brought its Fan’s Day activity to Davao City, the first leg of the event outside Metro Manila. According to Sheree Gayas (third from the left), Country Marketing Manager of Flash, the regional Fan’s Day will be the company’s thrust in the […]

May 12, 2016 by Mia Carisse Barrientos 775

Multi-award winning “Empire” now available on iflix

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Twentieth Century Fox’s multi-award winning, smash-hit Empire is a sexy and powerful drama about the head of a music empire whose three sons and ex-wife all battle for his throne. Follow this hip hop family dynasty from the very beginning, with all 12-episodes of the first season now available on iflix in the Philippines. From […]

May 12, 2016 by Jonah Mendoza 777

Suzuki launches Suzuki Ertiga

Mobility News

Compact multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) lovers have an exciting reason to celebrate as Suzuki Philippines announces the arrival of the upgraded 2016 Suzuki Ertiga. The newest version of the well-loved Ertiga, which is one of the bestsellers of the Japanese automotive company, combines the maneuverability and agility of a compact car and the spaciousness of a […]

May 12, 2016 by Jonah Mendoza 923

Parade: Pioneer VSX-831 and VSX-531 AV Receivers

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The new Pioneer VSX-831 boasts new and innovative features such as a powerful 5.1-channel receiver; high resolution audio support; 4K and HDR compatibility; an AMK-produced 384 kHz/32-bit DAC; Pioneer’s MCACC unique automatic sound adjustment technology; support for the latest network functions including GoogleCast, Tuneln, Spotify, Deezer, and Tidal; new dual band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth interfaces; […]

May 12, 2016 by Chris Noel Hidalgo 756

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