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App-y Valentine’s Day


Just like in life, there are two kinds of people when it comes to love: the haves and the have nots. If you are celebrating Valentine’s Day with someone you love, then good for you. Chances are you probably won’t need these apps because you’ll be too busy making goo-goo eyes at your significant other, while your hands are reserved for hand-holding, not for smartphone-holding. Still, we’ve added some apps that may help you make Valentine’s Day extra sappy.

Posted: February 2nd, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Photos & Videos,Sunday Inquirer Magazine | Read More »

Being smart with smartphones


It’s surprising how a lot of smartphone users don’t know their devices have built-in trackers. I used to be one of those people, too paranoid to turn on location services, clueless it can be tweaked per app.

Posted: September 28th, 2013 in Headlines,Super | Read More »

Four feature-packed, value-for-money smartphones

SAMSUNG Galaxy S Duos

Complementing its top-of-the-line models, Samsung recently launched four value-for-money smartphones via a game-show inspired event at KPub. On hand to welcome the guests were Samsung officials headed by Samsung Mobile’s business unit director Eric Sulit, and product marketing group head Coco Domingo.

Posted: August 16th, 2013 in 2BU | Read More »

Welcome the latest fast, affordable smartphone


The range of fast and affordable smartphones has gotten more interesting with the arrival of Nokia’s latest handset model, the Asha 310.

Posted: May 1st, 2013 in Columns,Fashion and Beauty | Read More »

How Android smartphones are making life easier for Rafa and Amina Alunan


The phenomenon of smartphones and other IT gadgets has enabled people to stay connected 24/7 with either their loved ones or business associates, wherever they are. Although these devices can boost productivity, they can also be a distraction either at the workplace or at home.

Posted: January 2nd, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

New smartphones launched to enhance ‘mobile experience’

AXIS Communications’ Michael Tan, Nokia Asia VP Neil Gordon, Tao Corp.’s Jun Sy, Nokia Philippines GM Dharmesh Goshalia, Nokia marketing manager Cristina Trinidad, Nokia Asia exec Vlasta Berka

Most-wanted mobile phone Nokia rewarded its top-performing dealers at a très exclusive Dealers Convention at the swinging Republiq Super Club in Pasay, palanggas.

Posted: October 9th, 2012 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

Techies flock to smartphone launch

LORETTA Hannikainen, Nokia Indochina-Philippines area head William Hamilton-Whyte, Ambassador of Finland Heikki Hannikainen

Nokia fanatics were treated to an awesome night when the mobile phone giant launched its Lumia 610, 710, 800 and 900 smartphones at Bonifacio High Street Central, palanggas.

Posted: June 20th, 2012 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

New, enhanced BlackBerry suits Filipinos’ social nature

THORSTEN Heins, chief executive of Research In Motion, unveils BlackBerry 10, the new OS that’s poised to rival Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android, at the BlackBerryWorld Conference 2012 in Orlando, Florida. CHECHE V. MORAL

Don’t be quick to dismiss BlackBerry just yet: If the upbeat mood at the recent BlackBerry World Conference 2012 was indicative of its future, the smartphone pioneer is still very much in the game.

Posted: June 12th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Health and Wellness,Photos & Videos | Read More »

How to be a smart phone user


As discussed last week, smartphones are becoming vulnerable to the same problems that threaten computer security—malware, worm, phishing, etc.—especially as people increasingly use these devices for sensitive purposes like banking transactions.

Posted: May 23rd, 2012 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

How vulnerable is your smartphone?


In a story from the Associated Press, Herb Wesibaum, The ConsumerMan, said security experts had predicted that “2012 will be a breakthrough year for cyberattacks on smartphones.” He said sheer number made the gadgets an inviting target.

Posted: May 16th, 2012 in Columns,Editor's Pick,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

Now, apps that can help you lose weight


It’s that time of year again when every person who indulged in rich holiday fare vows to shed the extra padding. That’s why gyms and exercise studios rake in the dough in January.

Posted: January 3rd, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Headlines,Health and Wellness | Read More »

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