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During virus crisis, PH shoppers search for Wi-Fi adapters, essentials – report

Apr 08, 2020 - 8:30 PM

An analysis by meta-search website saw search impressions increase for a number of luxury items aside from food or COVID-19 essentials

First impressions: Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra

Feb 12, 2020 - 8:03 PM

We get a nice bump-up in specs, especially with the 100x zoom, but its 5G-readiness, even if it's disabled at launch, gives it some edge

S20 ULTRA. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Impressions: Vivo's port-less Apex 2019 concept phone

Jun 24, 2019 - 9:48 PM

The phone has an impressive glass unibody design among other neat ideas

OPPO R17 Pro impressions: Highlights low-light photography

Oct 29, 2018 - 4:56 PM

The device flaunts a triple rear camera setup which consists of a 12MP, 20MP, and 3D camera

OPPO R17 PRO. All photos by Kyle Chua/Rappler

Huawei Nova 3i quick review: Its P20-like design is a winner

Jul 18, 2018 - 8:29 PM

The quad-camera-sporting Huawei Nova 3i launches on July 28 at the starting price of P15,990

CURVATURE. The design language of the premium P20 phones trickle to Huawei's new midrange offering, the Nova 3i. Photo by Kyle Chua/Rappler

OPPO A83 impressions: Well-dressed at under P10,000

Feb 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM

OPPO’s 1st PH offering for 2018 is a budget 18:9 phone with AI selfie tech

Samsung Galaxy A8 impressions: For those who've always wanted the S8

Feb 03, 2018 - 6:14 PM

Solid, but theoretically, you could also just save up a little more for the S8

GALAXY A8. Samsung's new premium phone takes some of the S8's features and wraps them up in a slightly more affordable package. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Asus Zenfone Max Plus impressions: An affordable 18:9 phone

Feb 03, 2018 - 6:12 PM

It's one of the most sensible 18:9 offerings in the market this year

ZENFONE MAX PLUS. The Max Plus is Asus' first phone for 2018. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

'Headliner' review: A lesson on how news shapes society

Oct 23, 2017 - 6:01 PM

'Headliner' puts you in the shoes of a news publisher, tasked with picking which stories to run amid corporate and personal pressures

HEADLINER. How will you let your days play out? All screenshots from game playthroughs.

7 cara untuk meninggalkan kesan pertama yang baik

Oct 21, 2017 - 1:00 PM

Kesan pertama selalu berarti dan abadi. Jika salah langkah, reputasi yang jadi taruhannya

WATCH: Alicia Keys channels Adele on 'Wheel of Musical Impressions'

Mar 01, 2017 - 2:41 PM

Alicia Keys sings The Alphabet Song as Adele Twinkle Twinkle Little Star as Janis Joplin and more

ADELE? Alicia Keys channels Adele on 'Wheel of Musical Impressions' on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.' Screengrab from YouTube/  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Green is in at Resorts World Manila’s Matcha Festival

Sep 19, 2016 - 1:56 PM

Throughout September Resorts World Manila is hosting the country’s first Matcha Festival with a culinary world tour of matcha inspired and matcha infused dishes

Confirmed: The PS4 Pro does pump out nicer graphics

Sep 19, 2016 - 1:06 PM

Here are our impressions on Resident Evil 7 Infamous: First Light Uncharted 4 and Horizon Zero Dawn as rendered by the new and enhanced PlayStation

PRETTY LIGHTS. Infamous' neon lights show off the visual differences afforded by the more powerful PS4 model. Photo by Michaela Nadine Pacis/Rappler

WATCH: Celine Dion imitates Rihanna, Sia on 'Jimmy Fallon'

Jul 22, 2016 - 10:28 PM

Celine Dion sounds just like Rihanna as she sings and dances to Row Row Row Your Boat to the tune of Work

CELINE DION. Celine does impressions of Cher, Sia, and Rihanna on 'The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.' Screengrab from YouTube/The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

WATCH: 'Melania Trump' responds to plagiarism accusation on 'Colbert'

Jul 21, 2016 - 9:53 PM

My fellow Americans this is truly the best of times it is the worst of times I did not plagiarize my speech last night says actress Laura Benanti spoofing Melania

MELANIA TRUMP? Laura Benanti spoofs Melania Trump's allegedly plagiarized Republican convention speech on 'The Late Show.' Screengrab from YouTube/The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

#BigasHindiBala: Online support for Kidapawan drought protest grows

Apr 03, 2016 - 10:15 PM

On Twitter the hashtag BigasHindiBala gets over 63 5 million impressions with posts calling for compassion and justice for the farmers

'Oh my God, it's huge!' and other iPad Pro-related exclamations

Nov 15, 2015 - 2:00 PM

The massive footprint and 800 entry level price tag positions this device in the Premium User range While I can certainly see designers using this for pre production work some business folks may discover it s too much kit for their needs

IPAD PRO. Size comparison of the 2015 Macbook and the iPad Pro. Images by Luis Buenaventura

First impressions – Assassin's Creed: Syndicate

Oct 26, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Syndicate brings to the table new mechanics and better combat pairing it with a gorgeous and meticulously designed London setting

THE SYNDICATE. Image from game website.

WATCH: Ariana Grande does amazing impressions of Britney, Christina, Celine

Sep 16, 2015 - 1:38 PM

Ariana completely slays her musical celebrity impressions Plus the return of her hilarious Celine Dion impression

Screengrab from YouTube

Pacquiao knocks out Mayweather in Twitter popularity

May 05, 2015 - 8:22 PM

When it comes to social media sentiment Pacquiao totally won that fight

WATCH: Ariana Grande does a killer Celine Dion impression

Mar 22, 2015 - 10:49 AM

Sing along Tale as old as tiiiime

WATCH: Christina impersonates Britney in new 'Fallon' video

Feb 24, 2015 - 3:11 PM

How would Britney Spears sing This Little Piggy ?

Screengrab from YouTube

First impressions: The Order: 1886 and Bloodborne

Feb 07, 2015 - 10:30 AM

The Order: 1886 is set in an alternate history London while Bloodborne takes you the city of Yharnam whose citizens turn into beasts

#GetHired: Will good grooming help you land that job?

Jun 17, 2014 - 8:43 AM

Does grooming matter? Here is what people thought during our GetHired conversation on June 19

Rediscovering my neighborhood

May 24, 2013 - 12:07 PM

As I grew up the gentrification of my neighborhood seemed quite inevitable Like most I was ambivalent about the changes happening while growing up I was not resistant to change but I was reluctant to explore the new neighborhood Like most I find it hard to leave my comfort zone but I also know that staying there means losing a sense of wonder

THIS USED TO BE MY PLAYGROUND. Prior to the construction of Maxims Hotel, this street was dotted by a row of post-war fighter pilot squadrons. Photo courtesy of Resorts World Manila.

Fastest internet in PH at ADB meeting

May 07, 2012 - 10:56 AM

Internet surfing speed at the ADB meeting was at least 76 times faster than the national average