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

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

ASUS Takes Country’s Top Photographers, Media Influencers and Fans for an Incredible #OneDayofZen

The unparalleled smartphone photography features of the ZenFone 2 Laser 5.0 once again takes center stage in this special affair, which also marked the celebration of yet another milestone for ASUS Philippines

With the year almost coming to a close already, ASUS Philippines could not have found a better time to once again add another feather in its cap. 

Aftermaking waves in the entire country with the still much talked-about and successful launch of the ZenFone 2 series last August, ASUS Philippines once again took things by storm, but this time on a global scale. Just recently, ASUS Philippines got the lion’s share of prizes from the “100 Days of Zen” photography contest – arguably, one of the biggest campaigns launched by ASUS Global this 2015 – wherein an unprecedented turnout of 70% of the contest’s winners came from the Philippines.  

Monday, November 23, 2015

WD To Transition WD Green Hard Drive Models Into WD Blue Family

WD®, a Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC) company and a worldwide leader in storage solutions, will be transitioning WD Green™ hard drive models into the WD Blue™ family of drives. The company is simplifying the hard drive selection process for customers by streamlining its model families for mainstream PCs to only the WD Blue line.

All currently shipping WD Green models will remain available through their lifecycle, as they transition to the WD Blue label. WD Black™ models will remain in the PC drive family, yet designed for high-performance applications such as gaming and workstations and for those building high-end systems for creative professionals.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Our Podcast is Out! Tayo'y Mag-Internet!

We are taking the blog discussions about technology into a whole new level with the new podcast that we have for! Called Original Ideas Technology - Tayo'y Mag-Internet with Arpee Lazaro ( and Edsel Lorete ( and myself for Manual To Lyf XSTIG.

The podcast will be of course about technology topics like gadgets, tech news, trending topics, social media and all things related to them. For the first episode, we discussed about the ZenPhones and its features. Being a best seller for this year, ZenPhones does create a lot of discussions and questions that are tackled in the podcast. Of course there is also about AlDub and how it broke world records with the hashtag #AlDubEBTamangPanahon.

You can listen to the podcast on Podcast.PH or via other podcast platforms like soundcloud, iTunes and Stitcher. You can also check out other podcasts like Martin's Mancave, Real Ghost Stories, Dreamscope and more. Join in our discussion with the hashtags #TayoyMagInternet and tag @Podcast Ph !

Thursday, November 12, 2015

ASUS Launches Gaming Laptops and More!

Unfold your incredible stories: ASUS releases its new line of Notebooks with pre-installed Microsoft Windows™ 10!

ASUS introduces the new line-up of notebooks for every type of user, and it is made more powerful with 6th generation Intel® Core ™ processors for extra mobility and improved performance. Plus it is now made even made better with pre-installed Microsoft Windows 10!

The Most Powerful Ultrabook yet

The ZenBook Pro UX501 is an ultra-high-performance laptop aimed at users demanding ultimate performance and ultimate style. Featuring a timeless and classic design, ZenBook Pro UX501 incorporates the elegance and style that is the hallmark of the ZenBook family. Its slim and compact chassis is just 20.6mm thin for easy portability, and is clad in beautiful aluminum featuring the iconic ASUS spun-metal finish. Brushed metal surfaces and diamond-cut chamfers on the edges add brilliant highlights, and the keyboard surround is enhanced with a stylish laser-engraved ripple-effect pattern.

Save time preparing healthy meals with Philips’ Induction Cooker

With today’s busy schedules, it’s no wonder that ready-to-eat canned food, frozen dinners, and fast food takeout have largely replaced traditional home-cooked diets. Modern urban living has become easily manageable thanks to these food options, but this convenience does come at a heavy price.

Many types of processed food are made with substantial amounts of salt, sugar, and fat—ingredients that contribute to obesity when consumed in excess. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, the Philippines is among the list of developing countries with high rates of obesity.

Saturday, November 7, 2015

ASUS Raises the Bar of Smartphone User Experience with ZenFone 2 Laser 5.0

The search for that elusive perfect mobile phone can be a long and challenging one, as every smartphone user would know. But if ASUS’ globally leading brand value and countless international and local awards this year alone is any indication of its prowess in product innovation, then one need not look far to finally find the smartphone attuned to his multi-hyphenated lifestyle.

As one of its latest mobile unit offerings, ASUS successfully introduced the ZenFone 2 Laser 5.0 (ZE500KL), a smartphone that perfectly embodies the brand’s commitment to put extra premium on both user experience and innovation – what with its several unparalleled key features – while widely considering its value for money (SRP: PHP 7,295.00).

Friday, November 6, 2015

Bloom winner of Electrolux Design Lab 2015

Out of over 1,500 competition submissions, one concept, Bloom by Jordan Lee Martin of the United Kingdom, has been announced as the winner of Electrolux Design Lab 2015. The winner was selected by an expert jury in front of a live audience comprising 200 international media, bloggers and Electrolux partners at the Kattilahalli Venue in Helsinki, Finland.

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Acer Launches Professional Series Matching Every Personality

Everyone has their own version of work and play, and that is what Acer has known to be its market as they venture into the smartphone industry. Known for consumer electronics and computers, Acer was successful in making a mark with their smartphone which is filled with features yet still within the budget of the masses. Now after a year since they launched their first Acer Liquid phone, they move on and made more phones, in which they even launched their first windows phone, the Liquid M220.

NanoFixIt Inc. has launched a liquid screen protector available in the Philippines

Future screen protectors will be liquid thanks to new advances in nanotechnology. The nano liquids operate on a scale 100,000 times smaller than a human hair and create invisible, yet ultra hard surfaces that cannot even be scratched by a razor knife.

One of the leading technology companies working with this new kind of screen protector is NanoFixIt Inc., a company based in the Philippines that has developed their first flagship product called NanoFixIt Titanium. And the specifications of this product are quite impressive. Not only does it make the glass screen of your smartphone or tablet ultra scratch resistant. It also promises to improve the colors and clarity of your screen boosting that sought after HD effect.