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Google to launch smartphone on Sept. 23

US telco T-Mobile will launch the first smartphone powered by Google’s Android operating system this month, according to the Wall Street Journal. The Google smartphone is expected to do some serious battle with Apple’s iPhone which is saddled by network-lock and several technical issues.

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Introducing BaliYo, the balisong pen

Attention, Professional Heckler and other Batanguenos. The classic balisong has been “reincarnated”. Nicknamed BaliYo, the US company Spyderco’s “reincarnation” of the balisong is actually “a new concept in pens. It provides safe unlimited creative motion anytime, anywhere, even while sitting. 100% U.S.A. Made using high-performance materials and manufacturing,” according to the official product website.

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Stupid Japanese cops

If you think Filipino “pulis patola” are the worst, wait until you read this funny piece about the sad fate of Japanese policemen. According to an Associated Press report, the Japanese cops mistook a well-dressed doll for a corpse!

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Filipinos say ‘PSP better than sex’

Members of online community PinoyPSP quietly launched this week a web ad campaign titled “PSP is better than sex”, featuring photos of Sony Playstation Portable users in provocative poses while playing their favorite handheld. The photo set by amateur photographer Mark Baul of darckedesigns has received compliments from members of the Digital Photographer Philippines online […]

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