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Mike Constantino Country Sales Director Yahoo Philippines

Yahoo PH to Get a Content-focused Makeover

It’s no secret that Google is the undisputed king of search, but what about Yahoo? Rather than embarrass itself the way Microsoft has with its “Scroogled” campaign, Yahoo has decided to focus on its strengths as a content producer. We’re [...]

December 10, 2013 Editorials, News in Tech, Press Events
Meizu MX3

Meizu MX4G: What in the Singular F*ck Would You Do with 543ppi?!!

Back in June 2010 when the iPhone 4 was announced, the late Steve Jobs said that its Retina display with its 326ppi had such a high pixel density that the human eye would no longer be able to differentiate individual [...]

December 3, 2013 Editorials, Smartphones

Gionee Elife E6: Overcoming the “Made in China” Stigma

It wasn’t too long ago that people would frown on anything made in China. I remember that when I would tag along with my dad on an errand and he would pick up something with the words “made in China” [...]

November 26, 2013 Editorials, Smartphones
Manila Traffic at Night

Easy Taxi: The Taxi Hailing Service That Cares

Of all my friends who I’m close to, I can’t recall a single one who didn’t at one point tell me their own version of a taxi horror story that happened to them in real life. While taxis are among [...]

November 7, 2013 Editorials, News in Tech
SKK Mobile Phoenix Tablet

SKK Mobile Looking to Compete with Local Phone Brands

A lot of you might not have noticed this, but there’s another player trying to make it in the local budget smartphone market and go up against the likes of Cherry Mobile, MyPhone, Starmobile and Oplus. I’ve been seeing SKK [...]

May 15, 2013 Editorials
Neo N003 1080 Full HD Android Smartphone

What Could be the First Locally Branded Full HD Phone?

Locally branded smartphones have been creating much more buzz than they used to, particularly now that the specs and user experience have reached a point where they are at par with smartphones from more established international brands. All that while [...]

March 11, 2013 Editorials
A800 Press Shot

The Lenovo A800 Could be a Gamechanger Here in the Philippines

There was a time when phones like the Galaxy Y or Optimus L3 dominated the local budget smartphone market. These days, it’s Cherry Mobile, MyPhone, and other local players that are doing the dominating, and why not? They’re offering mid [...]

January 17, 2013 Editorials
Cherry Mobile Flare Vivid Screen

Cherry Mobile Flare: The Ultimate Beater Phone

Ever since I got the Galaxy Note, I had been searching for a beater phone that I could take with me on those midnight commutes and errands to places like Divisoria and Quiapo. After all, the Note has been an [...]

December 16, 2012 Editorials
HTC Droid DNA all sides

HTC Droid DNA: Is 440 PPI Really Necessary?

So HTC formally launched the Droid DNA for Verizon. It’s powered by a quad core Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU, coupled with a healthy 2Gb of RAM and 16Gb of internal storage, but what really makes this Jelly Bean 4.1 Android [...]

November 14, 2012 Editorials
iPad Mini glamor shot

The iPad Mini Display: Think It’s Worth $329? Think Again

While Apple eagerly touted their larger screen compared to other similarly-sized competitors, it actually doesn’t measure quite that well against notable competitors like the Google Nexus 7 or the Kindle Fire HD. In fact, rather than continuing with their tradition [...]

November 9, 2012 Editorials