The G Theme for LG Home+ (LG v20/G5/G6 (Nougat) by Mark Bencze

You rarely come by a theme developer so passionate that he never misses the most intricate detail. We last featured Mark Bencze and it’s obvious the man is dedicated as he is highly creative. Meet his latest creation, the G Theme, soon to be available at the Google Play Store. From the last convo with…

The 10,000mah for LG v20 by ZeroLemon

You know you’ve grown more mature when you no longer want the hottest and the latest gadget out there. That you’d rather have a phone that speaks to you rather than a fancy device that just won’t cut. So I bought the LG V20 last month and I spared myself doing a review to be…

Great Buy or Not? – SJ5000x Elite Action Cam

As a photographer and videographer, what I value the most is the output and endurance of every gadget I buy, however I am also a very practical person, hence I look for the cheap ones and yet still display a grand output, an immense endurance and for sure is worthy to buy. So, here’s my take…

Interview: Mark Bencze

Android App Developer Spotlight: Mark Bencze Okay, so I am 36 years old and I live just outside Ottawa Ontario, Canada.  my first android phone was the HTC Desire HD.  I work 6 days a week managing a restaurant and after work I can be found tinkering away on my computer trying to come up…

8 Reasons not to buy the Samsung S8 and S8+

Let’s all admit it. We are always up for the brand. Whether clothing or gadgets, we are always overwhelmed by that little branding below. Here ARE 8 reasons why Samsung S8 and S8+ are poor investments: 1. They removed the tactile home button in lieu of a virtual one. This is to accomodate a more…

The Cost-Effective Web Hosting Provider now in the Philippines

Blogging sounds lucrative and to some extent, it truly is and monetizing on it is a dream most writers wish. But generating income via blogging takes a while and the cash flow will come a few years after, if you are a casual writer. If you are to start such a hobby or if you…

The JBL E45BT Bluetooth Headphone

When I bought the iPhone 7 plus, the first thing I lamented on was the lack of a headphone jack. And I thought, good thing I have a bluetooth headphone… or so I thought. The first thing I did when I got my iPhone sans the auxiliary jack is tried out my existing and trusted…

The 1,100php Evernote Premium Plan

If you’ve been using a smartphone since 2008 or a power user, you may have or are still using an app called Evernote. Evernote started as an all-around note-taking app but has then evolved to task-listing, meeting-scheduler, mugshot and contacts retriever and more. Honestly, it became too powerful that I stopped using my ever-reliable (and…

The iPhone 7 plus and why you should not buy it

​The Bad Seed Apple has first introduced the evolution in smartphone manufacturing. All touchscreen, 8GB internal memory, all virtual keyboard (as opposed to Nokia and the first Google phone by HTC) and a relatively bigger screen. The iPhone reinvented what a smartphone should be despite a great lead by Nokia. But in 2017, Apple has…

SwiftKey Themes are now free! 

One of the traits of an Android user is that they take pride in customizing every aspects of their phone. From homescreen themes to the layout of their icons, to keyboards.  If you’re an Android device owner whether new or old and you’ve been saving up to buy some good looking themes for your Swiftkey…

The new Globe Plan 1599 for Home Broadband

Globe has recently rolled out an updated (and a bit cheaper) internet connection plan for home broadband users. A little history with Globe. We started our subscription with Globe under Plan 1299 with 2mbps and a landline, having been one of the first few to have a Globe subscription in our area. After two years…

The UNITEK 10-port 2.4a Charging Dock

Here at The Ugly Writers, we take reviews seriously. Today, we will be reviewing the UNITEK Charging Dock I got from BB Corner (where most of my tech stuff are from) in Robinsons Galleria. As you can see even the sales lady from BB Corner is excited to open the bigass charging dock/station herself. At first…