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Swatch, Visa launch pay-by-wrist watch venture Monday, November 30, 2015 3:07 pm | Michael Shields, Reuters

Swiss watchmaker Swatch SA, Visa Inc and Visa Europe have launched a project that lets Visa cardholders in the United States, Switzerland and Brazil make payments with Swatch’s new “pay-by-the-wrist” Swatch Bellamy watch.

Japanese carrier conducts 5G trial in actual-use environments Saturday, November 28, 2015 5:45 pm | Xinhua

Japan’s leading wireless carrier has for the first time made a successful trial of 5G data transmission in a commercial complex.

Bill Gates to start multi-billion-dollar clean tech initiative Saturday, November 28, 2015 10:22 am | Valerie Volcovici, Emmanuel Jarry, Reuters

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates will launch a multi-billion-dollar clean energy research and development initiative with heads of state on Monday.

German court says ISPs may have to block music-sharing sites Friday, November 27, 2015 7:37 pm | Norbert Demuth, Peter Maushagen, Reuters

Germany’s highest court said Internet service providers could be made responsible for blocking websites offering illegal music downloads, but only if copyright holders showed they had first made reasonable attempts to thwart such piracy by other means.

GADGET REVIEW | Canon Powershot SX530 HS Friday, November 27, 2015 7:19 pm | Iñigo Jordana,

Because of smartphones, stand-alone digital cameras are not as popular as they used to be.

4G auction funds will be spent on infrastructure, farmers -- Thai govt Friday, November 27, 2015 8:54 am | Sawitta Lefevre, Reuters

Thailand’s $2.26 billion raised from a 4G mobile license auction would be used to fund infrastructure projects and to help low-income people, including farmers.

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,

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