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HP Takes 2.4 Million Shopping Bonus Promo Winners on a Spree

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HP recently turned Rustan’s Makati into an exciting shopping wonderland last August 14 as it awarded the first batch of winners of the HP 2.4 Million Shopping Bonus Promo. Granting five individuals who were chosen via electronic raffle a shopping experience of a lifetime, the promo aims to reward Original HP Ink Cartridge users for their loyal patronage.

The HP 2.4 Million Shopping Bonus Promo’s first batch of winners are Generoso Ignacio of Ermita, Manila; Ronnel Pecayo of Calamba, Laguna; Hermo Anthony Bose of Santo Tomas, Batangas; Arnold Fabic of Valenzuela City and Sonny Jhun Savella of Kalookan City as shown in the picture above.
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Posted by on August 31, 2009 in HP

 

Get Ready for Xtreme Domination: The ASUS PC Building Competition

Now is the best time to show off your PC Building skills. ASUS, the world’s top motherboard and graphic card manufacturer will be holding a PC Building Competition dubbed as the ASUS Xtreme Domination: The Quest for the Fastest PC Builder starting this August 28 at the Mapua IT Center in Makati.

PC enthusiasts from the top IT schools and colleges will be competing with their PC building skills using ASUS products for a chance to win top-of-the-line hardware, a computer set for the contestant’s school and P10,000 cash during the finals on Nov.14.
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Posted by on August 27, 2009 in Asus

 

Samsung Wins 5 European EISA Awards for LED TV, Home Theatre, Mobile Phone and Compact Camera

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a market leader and innovator in consumer electronics, has won five prestigious 2009-2010 European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) Awards, including European Green TV, European WebMedia TV, European Home Theatre Design, European Camera Phone and European Advanced Compact Camera.

The EISA Awards, voted for by editors from top consumer electronics magazines across Europe, recognize the best equipment in the industry across a range of technology categories.
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Posted by on August 27, 2009 in Samsung

 

Sales of the Samsung ‘Star’ Mobile Phone Surpass 5 Million Units at Rocket Speed

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Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a leading mobile phone provider, announced that sales of the Samsung Star, its hugely popular touch screen mobile phone, surpassed the 5-million mark this month. The Star (model number S5230), launched in May, is the fastest model in Samsung’s history to reach the milestone.

Launched first in Europe, one million of the touch screen devices were sold in the first month and a half alone, after which the company expanded sales efforts to include markets in CIS, Southeast and Southwest Asia, East-Central Africa, China, and Central America.
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Posted by on August 26, 2009 in Samsung

 

HP Helps National Geographic Magazine Make “Your Shot” the Cover of Special Collector’s Edition

Photography enthusiasts can feature their work on the cover of National Geographic’s Your Shot Collector’s Edition magazine with the help of HP printing technology

HP announced that National Geographic magazine is using HP Indigo digital printing solutions so people can order customized photographic covers of a special collector’s edition magazine called National Geographic Your Shot.

Available now, the collector’s edition publication features the best photographs from the more than 150,000 images submitted by the public to the popular Your Shot online feature, where readers can submit their photography for possible publication in National Geographic magazine.
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Posted by on August 22, 2009 in HP

 

Samsung Leads the Way in Digital Camera Evolution

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Samsung Digital Imaging Co. Ltd, unveiled the ST550, ST500 and ST1000, the very latest additions to its camera portfolio. These three new compact devices are highlighted by innovative new features, groundbreaking technology, ease of use and design.

Representing the next step in the evolution of the digital camera, the Samsung ST550, ST500, and ST1000 give consumers a whole new approach to personal photography.
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Posted by on August 21, 2009 in Samsung

 

Nokia E52: Voice-centric smartphone that delivers on productivity

Nokia announces the latest addition to the company’s Eseries portfolio, the Nokia E52 — for consumers that need efficiency in both their professional and personal lives. The new arrival follows on from the successful Nokia E51, and was engineered with similar priorities. The Nokia E52 excels in the area of talk time and voice quality with nearly a month standby time and noise cancellation, and adds features such as HSPA, A-GPS with Nokia Maps and a 3.2 Mpix camera with flash. It has a music player, media player and FM radio and quick access to applications with one-touch keys (Home, Calendar, Email). It also supports your favorite social networking sites like Ovi, Windows Live!, Yahoo IM, Facebook, YouTube and MySpace.
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Posted by on August 21, 2009 in Nokia

 

GIGABYTE and Futuremark Announce Worldwide AMD Overclocking Competition

GIGABYTE Technology CO., LTD., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, is pleased to announce the worldwide “GIGABYTE Dragon Overclocking Contest 2009” in cooperation with the Futuremark Corporation. Utilizing AMD and GIGABYTE hardware, contestants worldwide will compete in two segments for the overall “GIGABYTE Dragon” title within multiple prize award categories.

The contest entry period will run from Aug 17th to Sep 13th. Prizes will be awarded for first to third place finishers for top 3DMark score and top CPU overclocking segments.
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Posted by on August 21, 2009 in AsianTech

 

Canon EOS 5D Mark II makes history in Indie film-making

Aside from breaking grounds in digital film making, the partnership of Cinemalaya Cinco and Canon brought to life the first full-length film shot with an EOS DSLR camera. “Ang Nerseri” director Vic Acedillo Jr. used the Canon EOS 5D Mark II digital camera and Canon EF Lenses to create his masterpiece for his fourth year’s participation in the film festival.

The story of a 12-year-old boy who had to take care of his older siblings while their mother was away, “Ang Nerseri” was Acedillo’s first full-length directorial work and selected as one of the 10 finalists in Cinemalaya Cinco.
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Posted by on August 21, 2009 in Canon

 

Nokia 6600i slide – contemporary design and functionality

Nokia introduces the Nokia 6600i slide, a timeless beauty for imaging and sharing. The device is Nokia’s smallest 5 megapixel slider to date, and having it in your pocket means you will never miss a moment to bring stories alive with great snapshots.

In addition to its superb imaging capabilities, the Nokia 6600i slide indulges the quality-conscious consumer with its compact and elegant design which it has inherited from the commended Nokia 6600 slide. The brushed steel covers and chrome center key constitute both understated elegance as well as visual simplicity, and discreet tap commands bring the display alive, snooze alerts and silence or reject incoming phone calls.
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Posted by on August 21, 2009 in Nokia