Hot Trends 2017

Check out these trends and innovations that currently drives the technology industry this year.

1. Google Photos

While Apple offers cloud photo storage as part of its iCloud services, Google Photos is also another great option worth considering for your iPhone, primarily for its unlimited photo storage. Users can store an unlimited number of high-quality photos in their Google account, as well as up to 15GB of original resolution photos in their Google Drive space. Google Photos also offers a smart album assistant and basic photo editing tools. In addition, Google Photos features a smart search tool for finding familiar objects, places and event photos — features so good that the iOS 10 version of Apple’s own Photos app has adopted a similar approach.


2. Flipboard

Flipboard is a neat, little news aggregation and curator program that takes material you like to read — such as blogs, websites, your social media news feeds, and more — and aggregates them into a sleek, magazine-like format that allows you to view the material you like in one neat package. It’s perfect for you when you want to sit back and relax check out everything you need to read in one feed.


3.  TED

The motto of the TED conferences is “Ideas worth spreading,” and the official TED app makes it easy to do just that. With this little app, you can download and view more than a thousand TEDTalk videos featuring some of the best and brightest talking about ideas they believe matter, whether it’s art, design, philosophy or philanthropy.

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4. SoundHound

Not knowing the name of that song you’re hearing at the coffee shop is a thing of the past. Whip out SoundHound and hold up your phone to name that tune, or even just sing a few bars to get the name, artist, and even lyrics. A built-in voice assistant even lets you say “OK, Hound” to identify songs, learn about new releases, or play a song.


5.  Spark

Spark is a mini drone that features all of DJI’s signature technologies, allowing you to seize the moment whenever you feel inspired. A Great drone on the budget and for starters. Realistic Flight Time is 10-12 Mins, Speed upto 52 KPH, 12MP Effective Pixels, Transmission Distance is up to 2KMs, a decent Camera for recording 1080p Videos. Price Range ~25,000.00 Pesos.

6. FOBO Tire

Fobo Tire is an advanced Wireless Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) using latest Bluetooth 4.0 that works directly with your Android and iOS device. With an intelligent In-Car monitoring unit that works on its own or simultaneously with your smartphone, FOBO Tire monitors up to 350 kPa(50 psi) and give you an alert in the absence of a smartphone. Comes with 4 wireless tire sensors and 1 wireless In-Car unit. Price Range 8,000.00

7. DxO One

With a max aperture of f/1.8, the DxO ONE’s 32 mm equivalent lens is perfect for natural portraits and exceptional landscape photography. The camera’s 1 inch sensor and 20.2 megapixels capture every last detail, providing you with stunning photos even in extreme low-light, better than smartphone cameras. Price Range ~20,000.00


8. Yeezy

Adidas Yeezy is an official collaboration by Kanye West and Adidas. The Adidas Yeezy 750 Boost “Light Brown” was the first sneaker to release from this collaboration on 14 February 2015. The second shoe to release was the Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 “Turtle Dove”. “Yeezy Season 1″ was the first and only apparel collection to release from this collaboration. It was officially released on 29 October 2015.The Adidas Yeezy 950 Boot was also part of this collection and it was released in four different colorways. Yeezy Boost 350 V2 costs from 50,000.00 to 80,000.00.


9. Rolex Submariner

The Rolex Submariner’s robust and functional design swiftly became iconic. With their subtly redesigned Oyster case, distinctive dial with large luminescent hour markers, graduated rotatable Cerachrom bezel and solid link Oyster bracelet, the latest generation Submariner and Submariner Date are firmly in line with the original model launched in 1953. One of the hottest Rolex models in the Philippines, you can consider yourself lucky if you can find one on the shelves of Ayala Center Cebu’s Lucerne – a high end watch vendor, as you may probably be at least 10th on the order wait list. Price Range from 450,000.00 (base Model stainless steel variant) - 1,500,000.00 (white gold)