New Apple MacBook Pros (Early 2011 Build)

Time to post  your old and ageing MacBook Pros to your favorite online buy and sell sites folks! Apple has just released their latest MacBook Pro line. All three models namely MBP 13, MBP 15 and MBP 17 were refreshed and given upgrade innards. Price starts from Php 61,999  to as much as Php126,000.  Check out the specs of the new MacBook Pros after the jump, and tells us which one are most likely to get?

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Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Announced, Videos, Images, Release Date

Behold the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play – your ultimate gaming smartphone, powered by Android 2.3 and features not slide-out QWERTY keyboard but a slide-out gaming keypad. Will this spark renewed interests to Sony Ericsson’s smartphone? Let’s hope so. The Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is scheduled to be released sometime in March. Hopefully it gets to Manila, Philippines that month too. Specs, Video demo, Images of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play follow after the jump.

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Speck Satin See-Thru Case for 11-inch MacBook Air

Thanks to Abe and Raffy for posting in their respective blogs about the availability of the Speck See-Thru Satin Case for the 11-inch MacBook Air, I found out that it’s also available in PowerMac. So, I bought the said case and opted to get the soft Satin case instead of the clear one.

Here are some photos of my MacBook Air with the Speck Satin See-Thru case. As you can see, the green lantern decals which I bought earlier is still visible despite the smoked finish of the case.

My 11-inch MacBook also fitted perfectly on the snap-on Speck case.

Overall, I’m pretty much satisfied with this MacBook Air Case. I appreciate the fact that it’s so think and did not add bulk to my thin MacBook Air.

The Speck Satin See-Thru Case is available for Php 2,220. It’s a great buy.

Note: After putting on the Speck case, I tried putting it inside the leather case which I bought recently. Unfortunately my MacBook Air won’t fit inside the leather case anymore.

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Web-Based Google Android Market Goes Live

Apple has one more reason to worry about its rival Android. Aside from becoming the top smartphone in Q4 2010, Google has unleash another major component of the Android ecosystem – a web-based Android Market. Yup, you can now visit the Android Market using your PC or Mac and from there you will be able to purchase new Android apps as well as manage apps installed on your Android phones. It works wirelessly and it works very well.

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