Author Archives: Allan David

11 29 2013 ... Ok, so here’s the deal – every participating Nokia handset you buy between now and December 23 will you earn you raffle entries. Now, depending on which Nokia you get, you can earn as much as 10 entries in one go. If this is your game plan, get the Nokia Lumia 1020. Once you’ve made your purchase, simply head on over here and register to join the raffle. Packages, ranging from Nokia goodies to an Xb...
11 28 2013 ... Here’s the latest in Sammy’s sequel phones – the Samsung Galaxy Grand 2. Compared to its namesake predecessor, the second gen Grand sports a bigger 5.25-inch (vs 5-inch) display, a tad bit more RAM (1.5GB vs 1GB), a juicier 2600mAh (vs 2100mAh) battery, and now runs on a 1.2GHz quad-core (vs 1.2Ghz dual-core) processor. And just like the original Galaxy Grand, this one is a splitting image of the current Galaxy...
11 28 2013 ... Actually, you don’t need to know or even use Photoshop to join this contest. All you need is just some knowledge when it comes to photo editing, a ton of creativity and a Facebook (Twitter and/or Instagram) account, and you’re good to go. So here’s what you need to do: Compose a creative photo of yourself with the prize of the week. You can find it here. For this week, it’s the Braven 440 portable speaker (w...
11 27 2013 ... So here’s what you need to know about this one-day event – DevCon Summit 2013 is happening this Saturday, November 30, at the SM Megamall Cinema 4. It starts at 9:00 am and will run up until 5 in the afternoon. Reg fee for professionals is Php1500 while students can get in for just Php1200. This year’s theme is “Mobile Development and Beyond” and they’ve got a loaded lineup of speakers, including Ramon Pa...
11 26 2013 ... Well, that sure didn’t take long. After spotting the KitKat update for the Nexus 7, the one for the Nexus 4 is now also available for local ‘droids. In case you missed our previous post about Android 4.4 for the Nexus 4, this one’s roughly a 239MB update, which features Google’s new caller ID system, Google Cloud Print, and the SMS-souped up Hangouts, aside from the improvements under the hood. For those who ...
11 26 2013 ... Gameloft‘s GT Racing game – GT Racing 2: The Real Car Experience – is out now, and you Mercedes-Benz fan boys out will definitely love this one as it spotlights not one, not two, but four Mercedes-Benz cars – the SLK 55 AMG, the SLS AMG Coupé, the SLS AMG GT3 and Mercedes-Benz Gullwing. But don’t think GT Racing 2 is all just about the MB. It’s not. You can actually find a total of 67 cars here from...
11 25 2013 ... Good news! You can enjoy up to 40 percent off on select camera accessories from top brands such as BlackRapid, Tenba, Benro, Hoya, Vivitar and Lenspen, just to name a few, at both Digital Walker and Digital Walker Zoom. And here’s the best part- this sale is happening up until the end of the year! Woohoo! So you can either choose to spend your early Christmas bonus right now or your Aguinaldo (if you’re still...
11 23 2013 ... It’s here! It’s FINALLY here! The Android 4.4 KitKat update you Nexus 7 (and Nexus 10) users have been waiting for has resumed its global roll out, and according to running enthusiast and trusted Technoodling informant, Billy, it’s now also available for local Nexus tablets. That screenshot above is proof of it! Upgrading to KitKat will allow you to enjoy select apps in full-screen glory, print directly from yo...
11 23 2013 ... It’s the weekend again, guys, and you know what that means – it’s shop ‘til the wee hours in the morning again at Beyond the Box One Rockwell. But wait! There’s more! Just for this weekend only, from 12 midnight to 10AM, you can also enjoy 50% off on Boostcase Snap-on cases for every purchase of a battery case, 50% off on Whatever It Takes notebook wraps, and last but certainly not the least, 30% off on Fox...
11 21 2013 ... While we Note 2 users wait for the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update to hit local phablets, Neuxs 4 users, meanwhile, will be delighted to know that Android 4.4 KitKat is on its way already for their beloved ‘droid. It’s a 238MB download, which comes bundled with the SMS-integrated Hangouts, new caller ID by Google, and one of the new features I love with KitKat the most, Cloud Print support. But again, just like wi...
11 20 2013 ... Yep, you read that right kiddos. It looks like we Galaxy Note 2 users have nothing to worry about after all. That is, if what GSMArena is reporting holds true. According to them, the Android 4.3 update for both the regular variant of the Note 2 and the Note 2 LTE edition are now rolling out. Not only that, it’s reportedly more stable than the troublesome Jelly Bean 4.3 that was released (and subsequently halted) fo...
11 20 2013 ... Bad news, Galaxy S III users. Looks like you’re in for some more waiting as Samsung has just announced they’ve halted the roll out of Android 4.3 update for the erstwhile Samsung flagship ‘droid. Here’s the official statement of Samsung UK as posted over at SamMobile: “As we are currently investigating the reported issues with Galaxy S3 4.3 Jelly Bean update, the upgrading service has been temporarily susp...