google-site-verification=8WY2bCNHjVeqL52nRoYWwFU_gZm8Y6KGRLYVpzh2ESw XSTIG: October 2015

Friday, October 30, 2015

GADGET X: Acer Liquid M220

Acer did a good job entering the mobile market with the launch of their smartphones. With competitive features and an affordable pricing, it was the brand that people would like to take a look. Now after a year, they now introduce a new model called the Acer Liquid M220, which is the first windows mobile phone by Acer.

It runs on  Windows 8.1 OS (upgradeable to Windows 10), and runs with Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset complemented by a dual-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A7 processor, 4GB internal memory and 512MB RAM. These are quite big compared to  phones of the same price range.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Lazada Launches The Biggest Affiliate Competition in the Philippines

Lazada  Philippines intensifies its affiliate program by launching its biggest affiliate competition in the country last October 22, 2015 dubbed as “Lazada Philippines Affiliate Online Revolution”. By being an affiliate, one is enabled to be part of the fastest growing e-commerce affiliate program whereby individuals and teams are able to earn extra revenue for promoting Lazada on a commission basis. 

The program has more than 3,000 registered affiliates earning a commission as high as Php 200 per sale through mobile or through different attractive commission rates via desktop transactions. It also helps affiliates maximize their sales by providing them with top-of-the-market tools and products such as auto - optimized and dynamic product banners, product widget generator, and a feed category manager.

HOOQ up with Asia’s exclusive premiere of Ash vs. Evil Dead

HOOQ, Asia’s biggest video-on-demand service, partners with Starz Entertainment this Halloween to bring you the extreme gore of the highly anticipated Ash vs. Evil Dead exclusively on HOOQ, ahead of the US, for the first time in Asia.

Ash vs. Evil Dead premieres worldwide on 31 Oct and HOOQ will be the first and only platform in Asia to offer the series on the same day as the US.  Get ready to indulge in more new and exciting TV series to be available on HOOQ’s diverse and expansive selection of over 30,000 hours of movies and TV series such as hot favorites and award-winning series Gotham, The Flash, Mad Men, Scandal, Rosemary’s Baby, Nashville and awesome action backed superhero blockbusters Thor and Captain America – The First Avenger.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

PLDT HOME delivers multimedia livestreaming of the new NBA Season via Fox Sports and NBA Premium HD

The world’s biggest basketball league is back for its 70th season, and PLDT HOME subscribers can now catch all the hard court action on their Triple Play Plans with Cignal via the NBA Premium HD and on their DSL and Fibr subscriptions via Fox Sports channels.

After the end of the preseason games, the NBA 2015-16 season will officially open with the Detroit Pistons facing the Atlanta Hawks for the opening game. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will also see action against the Chicago Bulls while 2015 MVP Stephen Curry and current finals champion, the Golden State Warriors, are set to go up against the New Orleans Pelicans.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Samsung TV celebrates worldwide leadership through a limited time promo

In celebration of being the #1 TV brand yet again in 2015,* Samsung is showing its appreciation to the Filipino consumers with an unprecedented Thank You promo just in time for the holiday season.

For the month of October, buyers of Samsung’s Curved UHD TVs will get a UHD TV for free. This limited time promo provides consumers with the perfect opportunity to upgrade to a Curved UHD TV where one gets to experience a whole new level of immersive viewing experience with its high level of advancement and functionality. With top-of-the-line technology to create the sharpest and most life-like images one can imagine, Curved UHD TVs will surely enhance family bonding moments with marathon sessions of their favorite movies or TV shows.

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Cherry Mobile, along with Anne Curtis, Introduces Three New Game-Changing Flare LTE Premium Smartphones

Keeping up with one’s fast-paced lifestyle and staying seemingly connected is now much easier to attain as the country’s leading value-for-money phone brand introduced three new additions to their Flare series. Launched through a media and dealer event last October 9, 2015 at the New World Hotel in Makati, Cherry Mobile unveiled three new affordable LTE smartphones – the Flare 4, Flare S4, and Flare S4 plus.

Along side the introduction of Cherry Mobile’s newest smartphones, the event also revealed the new face of the Flare series – Ms. Anne Curtis. One of the country’s most sought after celebrity endorsers today, Anne has been a partner of Cherry Mobile for years now, and has been a witness of how the brand has constantly changed the industry through their products.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Seeing LEDs in a new light

According to Villanueva, 45% of the Philippines’ energy is lost to old and inefficient lighting. While this is a staggeringly high number, ordinary consumers and more so the professional end users can also do their part in curbing the impending power crisis. Making the switch to Philips LED lighting could be that first big but simple step.

Aside from major savings, there are several other advantages to the use of Philips LED lighting. LEDs have a longer lifespan than compact fluorescent (CFL) bulbs and are more environmentally-friendly. But what sets Philips LED apart from unknown brands is the compliance with international standards on safety.

Monday, October 5, 2015

KakaoTalk Launched Open Chat Bringing More Fun To the Messaging App!

Kakao Talk will be launching Open Chat this October. This new chat feature will allow user to form a group chat via a link that can be shared. It has been a while since they have launched anything new with their service which has grown with the partnership with ABS-CBNmobile.

The new feature of the app which will be available with the latest update of KakaoTalk app, will give more room for  users to talk about topics, discuss interests, and even form groups that will eventually grow friendships. This feature can also be used for business purposes given the limitations it can be imposed if ever there are any inappropriate content that can be a basis to be kicked out of the chat.

Sunday, October 4, 2015

There is Water On Mars! Living In The Red Planet Close?

It has been a dream by many to go beyond living on Earth and find another planet of inhabit. Ans that is why we have the Mars Exploration Program which takes years of reseach and funding to make sure that dream can eventually come true. News from NASA brings a monumental discovery which gives more affirmation of the presence of liquid on the planet.

New evidence from the NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO), got images of parts of Mars that show movement of the terrain which is more likely caused by liquid rather than being eroded by wind or sand. 

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Smart Enterprise unveils Smart Logistics Solutions for transport firms

Wireless service provider for SMEs, Smart Enterprise, launched the Smart Logistics Solutions—a business-to-business (B2B) suite of software and hardware specifically designed to cater to the needs of transportation, logistics and distribution industries.

PLDT EVP and ePLDT President and CEO Eric Alberto noted that the launch of Smart Enterprise’s new product suite encourages SMEs to move towards a mobile and digital vision for their businesses.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

ZALORA Philippines supports its partner Globe Telecom in the WonderfulWorld of Globe Event

ZALORA, Asia‟s online fashion destination, is glad to support their valued partner, Globe Telecom, in its event entitled Wonderful World of Globe, held last September 28, 2015 at the SMX Convention Center- SM Aura.

Globe is committed to enrich the digital lifestyle of every Filipino, and as part of this, has established strategic partnerships with leading international e-commerce companies, including ZALORA.

“We are glad that an innovative global fashion brand like ZALORA has chosen to partner with Globe to further expand their presence in the Philippines. As the driving force behind making the country as the „digital lifestyle capital of the world‟, we are excited to collaborate with ZALORA to further grow the e-commerce industry in the country,” says Ernest Cu, President and CEO of Globe Telecom.