Where to watch Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event

Samsung is all set for its first-ever virtual Galaxy Unpacked event, where it will reveal a whole new range of devices to the public. The official livestream of the event will start on Wednesday at 10 p.m. here in Manila. You can tune in through the following links: Samsung.com Samsung Global Newsroom Samsung Newsroom Facebook…

Smart links up with Acer for DepEd-compliant e-learning tools

Incoming students may now avail of a convenient and affordable gadget bundle to help them participate in their online classes this school year, through a new partnership of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) and Acer Philippines (Acer). Under this partnership, parents can avail of the Smart School Bundle, which consists of an Acer Aspire 5 laptop,…

Smart launches beta of NBA portal

Mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. launched NBA.Smart, a portal that enables subscribers to watch live NBA TV starting July 31. Still in the beta phase, NBA.Smart is part of Smart’s exclusive multi-year partnership with the NBA aimed at making NBA content more accessible to millions of Filipinos, who are known as some of the…

Smart 5G goes live

The 5G mobile phone network of Smart Communications went live as a commercial service on Thursday. In this initial phase of its commercial deployment, Smart Signature, Infinity and other Smart postpaid subscribers will be able to enjoy the super-fast data service of Smart 5G in key business districts of Metro Manila using Smart-certified handsets with…

First esports hub in PH powered by Smart 5G

PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) unveiled on Wednesday the first ever 5G-powered gaming hub in the Philippines by deploying Smart 5G at the Gariath Concepts esports venue in Quezon City, with peak speeds hitting 1 Gbps. To mark this milestone, Smart gathered esports athletes for the country’s first mobile phone vs PC crossplay…

NBA, Cignal TV sign multiyear deal

NBA games are back on Philippine TV! The announcement was made by the NBA, Cignal TV, TV5 and ONE Sports altogether, followed by writeups on several news outfits and impromptu calls by news editors to Cignal’s management, who were clamoring for more details about the big news. Cignal TV and TV5 President and CEO Robert…

PLDT, Smart partner with NBA to bring League Pass to subscribers

The National Basketball Association (NBA), PLDT Inc. and Smart Communications Inc. (Smart), leading telecommunications and digital services providers, on Thursday announced a new multiyear partnership that will make available select offerings of NBA League Pass, the league’s premium live game subscription service, to more than 62 million subscribers in the Philippines. PLDT and Smart are…

NBA 2K League unveils logo

  The NBA 2K League is a professional esports league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. On Tuesday, the official logo of the NBA 2K League was revealed. The NBA 2K League logo incorporates the colors and shape of the NBA logo and the font of the NBA 2K logo. Absent is…

Pictar turns your iPhone into a DSLR

Indefinita Trading Inc., Philippines importer for Polaroid, Lyxpro and Pictar products, recently announced that Pictar, its highly anticipated camera-grip for the iPhone, is now shipping in the Philippines. Pictar One can accommodate standard sized iPhones while a larger model, the Pictar One Plus, is designed to work with the plus-sized iPhones available today. Some of…

WATCH: Polaroid Snap Touch Unboxing

Polaroid continues to stay relevant in the photography industry by upgrading its products using modern technology. An example of this is the Polaroid Snap Touch. The Polaroid Snap Touch is an instant digital camera that lets you print your photos whenever you want, similar to its predecessor – the Polaroid Snap. The main differences between…