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honestbee has been launched as an all-in-one, on-demand concierge delivery service app. Available for free download, the Singaporean-owned platform started in July 2015 as a grocery delivery service in Singapore. It has since expanded to include on-demand food and laundry delivery services. The concierge app is now available in nine cities, including Taipei, Hong...

In recognition of the Pinoy’s penchant to be always informed with what’s going on, Twitter partnered with telecom giants Globe Telecom and Smart Communications to launch “Twitter Lite”, which – as the name suggests – is a lighter version of the app. Just to be clear, Twitter Lite is not an app; instead, it’s a way of accessing Twitter via a mobile...

Apple introduced an all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro and a new 12.9-inch iPad Pro, featuring the ProMotion technology and the new A10X Fusion chip. The new 10.5-inch model reduces the borders by nearly 40 percent to fit into a compact package that still weighs just one pound. It comes combined with new iPad features in iOS 11, like the all-new Files app, customizable Dock, improved multitasking and deeper integration of Apple Pencil. “These are by far the most powerful iPads we’ve ever created with the world’s most advanced displays...

Apple previewed iOS 11, a major update to its most advanced mobile operating system, bringing new experiences and hundreds of features to iPhone and iPad. iOS 11 is the biggest software release ever for iPad, with new multitasking features, the Files app and more ways to use Apple Pencil. Augmented reality is also coming to hundreds of millions of iOS devices with a new platform for developers to build apps that let users place virtual content on top of real-world scenes. CoreML gives developers on-device machine learning capabilities...

When Netflix introduced its shows with all episodes at once, it not only broke the industry mold, but changed the course for how viewers interact with TV. From the characters we choose to wake up with, to what we binge in bed, to the shows we devour after dark, when consumers have the power to program their own day watching doesn’t look like it used to. “For years...

Simply shop any of the participating products from JBL, Catalyst, Zerotech, Olloclip, Otterbox, and Energea at any Power Mac Center store to earn raffle entries. The winner will get to fly with three friends to and from Boracay, party, and chill in a secluded resort, complete with a deluxe room accommodation for three days and two nights. ​“This contest kicked...

Edgybees, an augmented reality technology company, launched a new augmented reality (AR) mobile application that is compatible with DJI drones, including the Phantom 3, the Phantom 4 and the Mavic Pro. Developed using DJI’s software development kit, the ‘Drone Prix’ is the first ever AR mobile app created for DJI’s aerial platforms. The game is centered...

Mobile shopping app Shopee is expanding its product range with the inclusion of more men’s product lines due to the increasing male population that are shopping online.  The shopping behavior of men in the Philippines differs based on age groups, according to Shopee’s figures. Men aged between 20 and 24 are trend conscious and have lower spending power,...

In a blog post, Grab announced that it is beta testing GrabTricycle in Mandaluyong and is offering free trips from March 27 to April 5.  Pick-up and Drop-off is available only from/to these streets: Pioneer St. to William St. Sheridan to William St. Reliance to Pioneer St. Mayflower to United St. William Madison Pines Unfortunately, with GrabTricycle riders can’t pick up within the coverage area and drop off at a different area and vice versa. GrabTricycles can take up to 5 people so only 1 person among a group of 5 can book a trip. Riders...

Introducing the HP Elite X2, a 2-in-1 designed for the mobile workforce and executives who want enterprise-class power, durability, connectivity, long battery life and productivity on the go, packed in a stylish design. It has the 6th Gen Intel Core M series with the Intel Core m7 processor. It’s also equipped with Corning Gorilla Glass that provides damage resistance to scratches and bumps of everyday use. Charge devices, transfer data quickly, and connect to 4k devices with the USB-C port with Thunderbolt technology. It has a...