29 September 2014

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Ello, a social network called "Anti-Facebook" is now up for public use!

Have you heard of Ello yet? Probably by reading this blog, you already have an idea what Ello is all about.

What is Ello?
Ello is a simple, beautiful, and ad-free social network created by a small group of artists and designers. It was originally built as a private social network. Over time, so many people wanted to join Ello that the creator built a public version of it for everyone to use.

27 September 2014

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SMART Communications gives its subscribers free mobile internet every day for two months.

Did you know that Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) together with Talk ‘N Text (TNT) and Sun Cellular (Sun) announced on Friday, September 26, 2014, that they will start providing free Internet access to its prepaid subscribers? Well, this is a special offer for almost 66 million subscribers of Smart, Talk 'N Text and Sun Cellular. But the free daily internet access is limited to 30 MB. According to Smart's Frequently Asked Questions, 30MB is enough to do ALL of these: post an average of 20 social media status with photos, 50 web pages loads, 20 plain emails and 15 minutes of music streaming.

 MVP's tweet with hashtag #SmartFREEInternet

26 September 2014


iOS 8.0.2 is now available for download to fix known bugs in iOS 8.0.1

For "early birds" who already have their iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus ahead of its official release here in the Philippines, they must have experienced loss of cellular service and the use of Touch ID in iOS 8.0.1. As an iPhone 5C user, i didn't experienced such bugs but there are two things that I noticed on iOS 8.0.1 in my phone: some apps crashing after launch and the weak data transfer rate  when connected to Wifi.

Today, Apple releases iOS 8.0.2 to fix those bugs. Aside from the bug fixes to iPhone 6 and 6Plus' cellular service and touch ID bugs, here is a list of bug fixes and improvements indicated in the software update:

24 September 2014

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Globe International Store in Milan, Italy is now open for business.

Globe Telecom opens its first international retail store in Milan, Italy to serve more Filipinos who are working and living overseas.

The Globe International Store in Milan is open from Tuesdays to Sundays, offering a variety of telecoms services such as the Globe local Italy SIM with the best call and text rate and prepaid load cards in various denominations.

For the whole month of September to celebrate its inauguration month, it will offer freebies and discounts to customers when they avail of the local Italy SIM and other Globe services.

23 September 2014

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iCloud Drive for Windows now available for download. Mac OS users need to wait until the release of Yosemite.

When Apple introduced iOS 8 to the developers during its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June, it also introduced the updated iCloud for Windows which is in the form of an executable software application just like Dropbox and Google Drive.  iCloud Drive for Windows brings direct iCloud drive access and sync features on your Windows computer. You can directly view and modify the files stored on your iCloud account using the iCloud Drive. While iOS and Windows users  can now enjoy iCloud Drive features, Mac users need to wait until the release of Mac OS X Yosemite possibly this October 2014.

20 September 2014

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Kimstore Announced iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Prices - Netizens react using funny memes.

Image courtesy of www.facebook.com/kimstorePH
Kimstore is one of the trusted Pinoy online gadget stores which offers the lowest prices in gadgets and other techies' stuff. Compared to other popular online Pinoy gadget stores such as WidgetCity and The Gadget Hub, Kimstore still gives the lowest prices to beat the competitors. Kim Lato, the person behind Kimstore has received several awards already: she was given an award by GoNegosyo called GoNegosyo YoungSTARpreneur 2011 and her online store was awarded the most successful online shop in Multiply.com. These awards are validations that Kim is a trusted online entrepreneur and these are some of the numerous reasons why Kimstore's Official Facebook Page has reached almost 470,000 likes.

18 September 2014

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Apple Releases iOS 8 Today! | Things you need to consider before downloading the update.

Finally, after three months of developer testing, the wait is finally over. Today September 17 PDT/September 18 PHT, two days before the release of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple releases iOS 8 to the public and is now available for download for the following compatible iDevices:
  • iPhone 4S
  • iPhone 5
  • iPhone 5S
  • iPhone 5C
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6 Plus
  • iPad 2
  • iPad 3
  • iPad 4
  • iPad Air
  • iPad Mini
  • iPad Mini 2
  • iPod Touch 5G

Get a Free ZTE Mobile Wifi Worth 2000 pesos at PC Express MOA 3-Day Sale on September 19 to 21, 2004

PC Express Mall of Asia is holding a 3-Day Sale starting tomorrow, September 19 to September 21, 2014.

If you're the first 20 buyers of any brand of laptop worth 20,000php, you'll get a FREE ZTE MOBILE WIFI Worth 2,000php!

Take advantage of this 3-day sale and get the best deals on gadgets and other tech stuff sold at PC Express Mall of Asia.


You can contact the store using the following numbers and email addresses:

14 September 2014

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iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Full Technical Specifications

Upon the announcement of new iPhone models on September 9 PST, some of you might be curious about the complete specifications of the latest smartphones of Apple.

Take a look at the full technical specifications of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus listed in the following tables to compare the two iPhone models.

13 September 2014


iPhone 6 Plus iPhone 6 | Apple Products 2014

Apple's September 2014 Event wows Apple fans and tech bloggers for the unveilment of its latest products and services: the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Watch and Apple Pay.

iPhone 6 Plus iPhone 6

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are the latest additions to Apple's line up of  iPhones and these are the game changers to the big screen niche in smartphone competition. The unveilment of these smartphones confirmed some of the rumored iPhone 6 specs which was mentioned on this blog two months ago.
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Apple Watch Features and Designs | Apple Product 2014

As Apple unveils iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on its September 2014 Keynote, it also announced its first smartwatch called Apple Watch.

"Apple Watch is the most personal device we have ever created," Apple chief executive Tim Cook said while announcing the anticipated wearable device.

If you're one of the techie fashionistas out there, you may not want to miss having an Apple smartwatch for your daily fashion/get up. It wasn't just made for fashion. Apple Watch has great features which will act as an extension of your iOS 8 device:

06 September 2014


Billboard Chart official app for iOS

If you want to get an updated list of the top 100 tracks in Billboard Charts from different music genres, you must have this app installed on your iOS device.



03 September 2014


List of Most Streamed Tracks in Spotify

Take a look at the list of the most streamed music in Spotify! "Prayer in C - Robin Schulz Radio Edit" by Lilly Wood and The Prick is my favorite. Is your favorite track listed below?

List of most streamed tracks in Spotify based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, August 25 to Sunday August 31 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.


1. Meghan Trainor, "All About That Bass" (Epic Records)
2. Ariana Grande, "Break Free" (Republic Records)