Friday, November 15, 2019

Fast Charging is the smartphone feature that will change your life.


In today’s fast-paced lifestyle, a smartphone is a must-have appendage to keep up with one’s daily grind. But one feature that rarely takes the spotlight, yet very much deserves it, is Fast Charging.

Go-getters would know that the last thing that they want is for their smartphone to slow them down. And the best smartphone of choice to date, that will be up and running as you are is the Vivo V17Pro.

Powered with a 4,100 mAh battery, the V17Pro guarantees a long battery life despite multi-app use. In layman’s the term, one can enjoy a reliable phone that is versatile enough for quick document work, incessant communications via messaging apps, constant browsing, and even games, without it dying on you just after a few hours.

The Fast charging feature is the life hack you need, especially if your mantra is Rest and Reset. It’s most important to have a phone that will only require as little time to reset as you are if you’re the image of up-and-about.

Sony releases RX10 IV firmware update adding Real-Time Animal Eye AF functionality


Sony has released a firmware update for the RX10 IV allowing the camera to benefit from Sony’s unique Real-Time Eye AF for animals[i] and also enhances in-camera stabilization.

The V2.0 update enables Sony’s AI-driven Real-Time Eye AF technology to now detect both animals and human subjects[ii]. This function can be used by half-pressing the shutter trigger, allowing users to get perfectly focused images.

In addition to the new functionality, the update improves the overall stability of the camera making it more user-friendly.

The V2.0 firmware upgrade is downloadable for free on the Sony Support site[iii].



[i] For stills only. Real-Time Eye AF feature comparable a7R III/a7 R III Version 3.0
[ii] It is not possible to detect simultaneously human and animal eyes. Eye detection may not be possible depending on the environment, animal type or the movement of the animal.
[iii] Ver 2.0 download for Windows. Ver.2.00 download for Mac.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

70% discounts, perks, await Robinsons Rewards members at the 4-day Robinsons Warehouse Sale 2019

The much-awaited #RobinsonsWarehouseSale2019 is finally happening from November 14-17, 2019 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City!  It has everything all in one placefor exciting and convenient holiday shopping where Robinsons Rewards members can get first dibs on exclusive deals from their favorite brands using their rewards cards or mobile app to get discounts of up to 70% plus exclusive perks.

For 4 continuous days of hassle-free shopping at the #RobinsonsWarehouseSale2019, get the best deals on a wide range of items from various top-selling brands. Check out brand-new appliances, compare features, and even get expert advice from product specialists.

Need a fashion lift?  There is no better time to splurge than this season. Choose from Topshop, Topman, Dorothy Perkins, Miss Selfridge, Warehouse, and Burton Menswear, among many others, for the latest fashion trends at great prices!  Top-of-the-line skincare and fragrance like Elizabeth Arden and Benefit Cosmetics are now made even more affordable, for the ultimate haul of glam-worthy goodies.

Those on the lookout for novelty items, accessories, decors and furnishings to redesign their homes can visit TrueValue, Handyman, Daiso, and Savers Appliances. Robinsons Rewards members can earn up to 10 times rewards points for a P1,000 minimum single-receipt purchase at Daiso, or get a free shopping bag for a P1,000 minimum single-receipt purchase at Handyman.

Parents and kids are also in for a treat as they can earn double rewards points on Robinsons Department Store purchases.  Exclusive discounts are also offered on this season’s hottest toys including Barbie, Vtech, Hot Wheels, Shimmer & Shine, and Kids II, just to name a few. Even Southstar Drug has its fair share of huge savings for its loyal customers.

Drop by the Hit and Win booth, with a single receipt minimum purchase of P3,000, and  Robinsons Rewards members can play for a chance to win even more special prizes, additional rewards points, and premium items!

Part of the proceeds of the #RobinsonsWarehouseSale2019 will go to the Tulong Pambaon Project (TPP) of the Investment & Capital Corporation of the Philippines (ICCP) Group Foundation, Inc. The TPP is a financial assistance program that provides underprivileged Grade 5 and 6 students their daily allowance for food, transportation fare, or other school materials needed to complete their education.

So, make sure to head off to the World Trade Center from November 14 to 17, 2019 for the biggest annual Robinsons Warehouse sale, exclusive to Robinsons Rewards members and Mastercard holders! Not yet a Robinsons Rewards member? Download the app today: https://bit.ly/warehouse-sale2019 and register for free!

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Globe announces additional Free 1 GB for Facebook, Instagram, YouTube daily

Globe is giving its Prepaid customers an additional Free 1 Gigabyte (GB) of access daily to popular social media apps such as Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube to further enhance their digital experience.
To avail of the additional data allocation for Facebook and Instagram daily, Globe Prepaid customers only need to register to any Prepaid promo priced P20 and up.  On the other hand, Globe At Home Prepaid WiFi customers subscribed to HomeSURF199 and up can enjoy free 1GB of YouTube daily for the duration of the promo.  
“In light of the coming holiday season, we recognize the need of our customers for higher data allocation given the rich content being shared in social networking sites.  We remain steadfast in our commitment to cater to our customers’ digital lifestyle by providing a higher data consumption experience,” said Globe Chief Commercial Officer Albert de Larrazabal.
  
“The additional free 1GB would allow our customers to further explore the digital life to achieve their individual aspirations, self and community discoveries,” he added.

Globe Prepaid customers can subscribe to their favorite Globe Prepaid promos using the GlobeONE app. Meanwhile, Globe At Home Prepaid HomeSURF promos may be availed through the Globe At Home App. Both apps can be downloaded for free via Google Play Store or the App Store. 

Learn more about this promo via https://www.globe.com.ph/free-1gb.html 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Philippine SME Business Expo & Conference opens its doors today, November 12

PASAY - Country’s Largest Business-2-Business Expo, Conference, and Networking Event for Small and Medium Enterprises – the Philippine SME Business Expo & Conference [PHILSME] opened once again for its 9th edition today, November 12, 2019 at Function Room 4 of the SMX Convention Center Manila, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.

Today’s ribbon-cutting ceremony was graced by Maria Carlota Kim (from HP Philippines); Carla Jean Roa (Sales Executive from Alkaviva Waters Philippines); Trixie Esguerra (Host); Andrew Francisco (Chief Finance Officer of Freshworks, Inc.); Kristine Pesquisa (Marketing and Sustainability Officer of Esquire Financing); David Abrenilla (CEO & Founder of PHILSME); Director Jerry Clavesillas (DTI-BSMED Bureau Director); Ana Joy Rocero (Regus & Spaces by IWG); Patrick Gentry (CEO & Founder, Sprout Solutions Inc.) & Rich Cortez (Sales Coordinator of DV Boer Farm International).
 
Over 250 exhibiting brands will offer a wide array of business solutions and opportunities from industries of Information Technology, Business Consultancy, Logistics, Financial Technology, Business Financing, Human Resources & Recruitment, Office Spaces, Marketing & Advertising, Franchising, Distributorship and many more. Technology Innovations Village opens once again for its second year featuring top tech business solutions for SMEs.

Aside from the expo, a business conference on November 13 will be staged tomorrow featuring top industry experts to speak about “How to Grow Your Business”. TV Hosts & Entrepreneurs RJ Ledesma & Howell Mabalot, Digital Marketing Guru Mannix Pabalan will be among the roster of top-caliber conference speakers.

PHILSME is sponsored by Regus & Spaces, Esquire Financing, Alkaviva Waters Philippines, Sprout Solutions, HP Philippines, DV Boer Farm International, i4 Asia Inc., and Ersao Taiwanese Restaurant.

Visit www.philsme.com for more details.