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'GAPGATE'? | Samsung rejects claims of Galaxy Note 4 defect Thursday, October 2, 2014 8:52 am | Agence France-Presse

Samsung on Wednesday rejected claims that its new oversized smartphone had a defect, after some customers posted pictures of a gap between the frame and display panel.

California bans paparazzi drones Thursday, October 2, 2014 8:47 am | Agence France-Presse

California on Tuesday approved a law which will prevent paparazzi from using drones to take photos of celebrities, among a series of measures aimed at tightening protection of privacy.

New privacy battle looms after moves by Apple, Google Thursday, October 2, 2014 7:53 am | Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse

A new battle is brewing over privacy for mobile devices, after moves by Google and Apple to toughen the encryption of their mobile devices sparked complaints from law enforcement.

Man charged with selling smartphone spying software Wednesday, October 1, 2014 11:35 am | Agence France-Presse

US prosecutors on Monday indicted a Pakistani man for marketing a StealthGenie application that could be used to secretly spy on calls, texts, and other activity on smartphones.

Smart to beef up anti-spam service used by GSMA on other global operators Wednesday, October 1, 2014 9:26 am | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

Smart Communications, Inc. is planning to step up its anti-spam service by using the technology used by GSMA, a global association of mobile operators.

EBay plans PayPal spinoff in 2015 Wednesday, October 1, 2014 1:53 am | Deepa Seetharaman, Supantha Mukherjee, Reuters

The surprise move is a huge about-face for eBay’s leadership, which resisted calls for a split earlier this year and led months-long campaign to convince investors that eBay should remain intact.

REVIEW | Apple iPhone 5

Friday, December 14, 2012 - 9:37 am | YUGATECH @Infotek

While a number of folks have already been using the iPhone 5 thru grey market channels, the official introduction of the iPhone 5 will definitely bring that number into the tens of thousands this month alone.

Google Nexus 7 wants to take on the Apple iPad

Friday, October 5, 2012 - 9:37 am | YUGATECH @Infotek

Many tablets have tried make a dent at Apple’s dominance in the tablet market but all of them failed. So, Google is taking the lead by partnering with Asus to build what could be potential contender against the iPad.

Sony Xperia Ion: In need of an LTE network

Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 4:43 pm | YUGATECH @Infotek

Sony’s latest flagship handset, the Xperia Ion, was launched this week. This Android smartphone with a 4.6-inch display is among the few handsets out there that has a variant that supports the much faster LTE network. Obviously, the Xperia Ion …

Asus Padfone: The 3-in-1 Android Transformer

Saturday, June 30, 2012 - 12:18 pm | YUGATECH @Infotek

Announced back in 2011 during the Consumer Electronics Show, the Asus Padfone is a one-of-its-kind Android device: a smartphone, a tablet and a netbook all-in-one.

COMPUTEX: Asus unveils Windows 8 tablets, Transformers, Taichi ultrabook

Monday, June 4, 2012 - 4:06 pm | YugaTech @ Computex 2012 in Taipei

Asus Technologies unveiled several new tablets and ultrabooks during this year’s Computex 2012, Asia’s biggest computer technology trade show. YugaTech reports directly from Taipei.

The Apple iPad 3: Is it worth the upgrade?

Friday, June 1, 2012 - 3:30 am | YUGATECH @Infotek

After more than two months of waiting since it was revealed back in March, Apple has finally released the new iPad locally. So, is it time to step up? Yugatech tells us why you should, and should not pull out the cash right away.

Is this the one? The HTC One X review

Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 2:38 am | YUGATECH @Infotek

The HTC One X is the very first Android smartphone to release a quad-core processor under its hood in the Philippines — and that alone has attracted a lot of attention to the handset,

Samsung Galaxy S3 hands-on preview

Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 8:48 pm | YUGATECH @Infotek

Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy S3 smartphone in London on May 3 (that’s May 4 in Manila) and we were there to witness the unveiling of the successor to the most popular Android handset by the Korean manufacturer.

Samsung unpacks the next Galaxy phone in London

Friday, May 4, 2012 - 12:12 am | YUGATECH, reporting from London; with Patrick Villavicencio, InterAksyon.com

Samsung is finally unveiling its latest Galaxy powerhouse, which is rumored to be running on the company’s quad-core processor.