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A definite upgrade to last year’s GR5, the Huawei GR5 (2017) further improved the design and hardware configuration for this year. The most significant...
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Take a break and take our quiz — how much do you really know about your PC? Share this quiz and challenge your friends. Let us know in the comments what score did you get.
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Meizu Philippines has officially announced their initial offering in the country – the M3S, M3E, M3 Note, MX6 and Pro 6. Aside from the product offerings, Meizu PH also announced that they plan to open concept stores in key cities as well as online shops. Their pioneering concept store will open in SM Southmall. The …
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Last October, Froelich Tours introduced its new premium double-deck buses for its Point-to-Point (P2P) service along EDSA. These are not the first double-deckers but they are one of the few (if not only) buses in the country that has an in-bus entertainment system. This is not your typical “Video Onboard” bus as each passenger gets …
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Globe has dropped their pocket LTE WiFi from Php1,995 to just Php1,495 (used to be Php3,495 then dropped to Php1,995). The bundle comes with free 5GB of data (valid for 7 days). Just text FREE5GB to 8080 and a notification will be automatically sent to your account once you have successfully activated the promotion. After …
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Announced just last month by Xiaomi , the Mi Mix is a concept phone that boasts of a very large 6.4-inch display with almost no bezels on all 3 sides. The specs are also really good on paper. We’ve managed to acquire a unit to review so before proceeding, check out our quick unboxing below: …
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Infinix has a trio of the new handset for the Filipino consumers. We already review the Note 3 Pro and Hot 4. This time...
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Aside from our regular show on #AskYugaTech, we will also be doing a feature video on some of the more interesting gadgets, trinkets and accessories we buy every now and then. This pilot episode is entitled “7 Best Tech in under Php2,500“. Let us know in the comments if you liked these kinds of video …
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As another step to avoid malicious acts done in the cyber space, Rep. Arnolfo A Teves Jr. has introduced a bill that pushes for a “mandatory authentication process for all social media and other similar online accounts enjoyed by users in the country.” By having each and every user accountable for their online interactions, House Bill No. …
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Wow, that's a bad idea. This information is way too sensitive and powerful to store it centralized and give access to politicians or regular law enforcement. If that passes, I bet it will soon be used to identify, shame and silence any critics of politicians and police.
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Along with the new Mi Note 2, Xiaomi has also introduced its concept smartphone that boasts a 6.4-inch display with 91.3% screen-to-body ratio – the Mi MIX. The Xiaomi Mi MIX was designed in partnership with French designer Philippe Starck. Unlike most smartphones today, the MIX features almost no bezel. It has a 6.4-inch screen …
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Announced just last month by Xiaomi , the Mi Mix is a concept phone that boasts of a very large 6.4-inch display with almost no bezels on all 3 sides. The specs are also really good on paper. We’ve managed to acquire a unit to review so before proceeding, check out our quick unboxing below: …
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Announced just last month by Xiaomi , the Mi Mix is a concept phone that boasts of a very large 6.4-inch display with almost no bezels on all 3 sides. The specs are also really good on paper. We’ve managed to acquire a unit to review so before proceeding, check out our quick unboxing below: …
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I am a technology blogger from the Philippines, founded YugaTech.com in 2002.
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Quiz: How much do you know about your computer? | YugaTech | Philippines...
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Take a break and take our quiz — how much do you really know about your PC? Share this quiz and challenge your friends. Let us know in the c

Episode 1: 7 Best Tech under Php2,500 | YugaTech | Philippines Tech News...
www.yugatech.com

Aside from our regular show on #AskYugaTech, we will also be doing a feature video on some of the more interesting gadgets, trinkets and acc

House Bill pushes for mandatory website and social media registration | ...
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As another step to avoid malicious acts done in the cyber space, Rep. Arnolfo A Teves Jr. has introduced a bill that pushes for a “mandatory

How's the Infotainment on the P2P Double-Deck Buses? | YugaTech | Ph...
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Last October, Froelich Tours introduced its new premium double-deck buses for its Point-to-Point (P2P) service along EDSA. These are not the

Xiaomi introduces Mi MIX concept smartphone with "edgeless" de...
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Along with the new Mi Note 2, Xiaomi has also introduced its concept smartphone that boasts a 6.4-inch display with 91.3% screen-to-body rat

Comparison: Globe No Lock-up vs Smart Line-only Giga Plans | YugaTech | ...
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Smart has just introduced Giga Plans as its latest postpaid offering. They have also included Line-only plans for those who are not fond of

DICT proposed a P200-B national broadband network | YugaTech | Philippin...
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The newly-formed Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is already on its feet working on addressing the backlog sta

LG V20 tops our Android Smartphone Benchmark Charts | YugaTech | Philipp...
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Last week, the Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe took the top spot in highest Antutu Benchmark scores among Android smartphones at 146,650. Today, the L

OPPO F1s vs. Asus Zenfone 3: Comparison Video | YugaTech | Philippines T...
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Two of the more popular mid-range handsets are getting a lot of attention in the market today. These are very capable and well-designed phon

Yuga Quiz: How well do you know your tech acronyms? | YugaTech | Philipp...
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If you’re fond of technology then you’ll definitely encounter acronyms. The question is, do you know what they stand for? With that said, wh

Does CDR-King have a reputation problem? | YugaTech | Philippines Tech N...
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My last entry about CDR-King sparked a heated debate among readers. It’s got to do with the fact that the company, which is well-known for c

Smart 4G LTE about to hit the streets of Manila | YugaTech | Philippines...
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If this little teaser from Smart is any indication, Smart Evolution (4G/LTE) will be available to the public any day this month. That’s 50-7

Seagate IronWolf 10TB HDD Review | YugaTech | Philippines Tech News &amp...
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Seagate recently announced a new high-capacity HDD in their line-up. With storage capacities of 10TB, this is the biggest drives that are co

Seagate IronWolf 10TB HDD Review | YugaTech | Philippines Tech News &amp...
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Seagate recently announced a new high-capacity HDD in their line-up. With storage capacities of 10TB, this is the biggest drives that are co

Uber intros new Uber rider app | YugaTech | Philippines Tech News & ...
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Uber has announced a new and improved Uber rider app which aims to improve the passenger’s experience when using service. According to Uber,

Video: Samsung Tab Pro S Review | YugaTech | Philippines Tech News &...
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Samsung’s latest tablet/laptop hybrid running Windows 10 is currently available for Php59,990. Check out our video review below: Samsung Tab

5 Things We Did Not Like about the new Macbook Pro | YugaTech | Philippi...
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No Touchscreen. Still no touchscreen. And it’s already 2016. Instead, Apple decided to remove the physical function keys and replace it with

5 Things We Liked about the new MacBook Pro 2016 | YugaTech | Philippine...
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Apple’s new Macbook is here, and it brings a lot of good features that would make you swoon over the laptop. Here are five of those features

Globe suffers power failure at one facility, causes loss of service | Yu...
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If you’re a Globe prepaid customer and had problems making calls and sending SMS last night, you’re not alone, as the telco suffered a power

Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus Review | YugaTech | Philippines Tech News & Reviews
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Last September, Xiaomi announced the Mi 5s Plus as the bigger variant of the company’s new flagship phone — the Mi 5s. It’s got a Full HD di