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March 06, 2014

Boat and bus hybrid to ferry commuters on Pasig River

MMDA yesterday has conducted a test run for the prototype of MMDA’s River Bus Ferry to be used in transporting commuters along the 25-kilometer Pasig River. If everything goes well we could be seeing about 40 of these hybrids by April 2014.

October 28, 2013

Discover Hyundai: Behind the Design and Innovation

In our previous article, we discussed about the process how Hyundai makes its cars from steel. It’s an amazing feat in itself but it’s only half of the picture. This time we’ll take a look behind the creative process, the design, and the innovation of Hyundai cars.

April 01, 2013

Top April Fools Day pranks on the web

It’s over guys! We can tune down our paranoia on pranks now, but while the excitement and humor hasn’t completely subsided yet, take a look at the jokes & pranks on the internet that caught our attention the most.

April 01, 2013

Google announces scent-sational search tool, Nose

The good thing about Google is that they’ve never been guilty resting on their laurels. The company is constantly looking for ways to improve their search capabilities and their latest breakthrough, Google Nose, is set to change the way we search the web forever.

November 28, 2012

Lenovo outs P770, packs 3500mAh battery

Folks, we have another biggie from Lenovo. This time, they decided to up the ante by packing their latest brainchild, the P770 with a whopping 3500mAh battery.

January 28, 2010

It’s the Apple iPad!

[ Updated: Read our full iPad Review ] So it’s a tablet PC and Steve Jobs calls it the iPad. Think 6 times the size of the iPod Touch. Kinda funny name though. What say you?

June 13, 2008

Yahoo: Now Serving Better Ads… by Google

Yahoo! and Google today announced a non-exclusive AdSense for Search and AdSense for Content agreement. Omid Kordestani, Senior VP, Global Sales and Business Development spend a lot of time explaining on their blog what this deal is not about.

July 27, 2007

Digg drops Google AdSense in favor of Microsoft

In an unexpected and seemingly unpopular move by Digg, founder Kevin Rose announced yesterday that it has dropped its Google’s Premium Publisher status to become a solid partner with Microsoft in the next 3 years. John Battelle’s Federated Media used to be the sole ad campaign manager for Digg, which draws in 146,630,000 page views […]

June 07, 2007

Last days in Karachi

The past week seemed to pass by so quickly and despite the very hot and humid weather, I managed to have some fun and see some places here in Karachi and back there in Lahore. Those huge mosques in Lahore are beautiful at night will all those lights flowing over the walls and we tried […]

March 09, 2007

Chikka threatens blogger over noypiTunes post

When I wrote about noypiTunes which Christian reviewed on his blog KissNewMedia, I shared the same opinion about the similarities and the subtle use of iTunes in the wording. I didn’t realize the site/service was being operated by Chikka until Chris pointed out to me a comment they left on his blog: Dear KissNewMedia, Be […]

February 08, 2007

More phishing activities targetting local banks

While BPI has recently released an email notice to all their online banking clients about the recent phishing activities targetting their BPIExpessOnline system (via Ka Edong), yet another one has just surfaced for Equitable PCI Fastnet users. Consumer education is the key but I believe there could be some minors changes local banks can do […]

June 07, 2006

I am teh Pinoy Cook!

Yes, that’s right. I am now teh Pinoy Cook! I played around the kitchen last night and came out with something for dinner. Pasta in Tuna with White Sauce and Mushrooms Ingredients: 2 cans spicy Century Tuna 1 pack Nestle Cream 1 small can sliced mushrooms 1 can Cream of Mushrooms diced onions and garlic […]

February 25, 2006

.COM prices to rise 31% in the next 5 years

Bob Parsons , owner of domain registrar GoDaddy.com, blogged about an impending dot.com scam between ICANN and Verisign. VeriSign has somehow persuaded ICANN to propose a new contract where VeriSign will be the permanent and unregulated controller of the .COM registry. VeriSign would also get the right of presumptive renewal. This means when the new […]

February 11, 2006

Php50 Million to redesign gov.ph

Forgot to blog about this last week but if you haven’t read it from Inq7.net, the Philippine government portal gov.ph is allocation Php50 Million big bucks just to re-design the front-end of the portal. Dang, Php50 M is a lot! What are they planning to put up there? A circus? The total budget was actually […]

February 08, 2006

A series of unfortunate events…

It all started out from a short brownout yesterday afternoon. The UPS kicked in but while the PC was rebooting, it died probably due to lack of juice. Ten minutes later, the power came back but my PC wouldn’t. There’s no POST, no beep errors and no video output. This has happened before. This time, […]

January 20, 2006

Apple loves M$ more than Intel

While suffering from heavy colds and a flu in the past 4 days, I took some time listening to some of the newer podcasts I forgot to download last week. One included the MacWorld Expo 2006 coverage of This Week in Tech (TWiT). If you haven’t seen the entire video (or only relied on Engadget […]

December 02, 2005

PC Hardware Failure

Ok, something went wrong with my PC tonight. I was trying to add another 256MB RAM stick to the rig and turned it on but it wouldn’t run anymore. I thought I heard some cracking or sparks (when I turned the switch on) somewhere near the neon-lighted CPU fan while the speaker belted out some […]

April 21, 2005

Manager, Ops Support (Philippines) : PayPal

Yahoo Hotjobs! posts job opening for Paypal Philippines. Do I smell an official launching of Paypal Philippines very soon? Or, they’re just prepping for an upcoming Call Center in the country to support their world-wide expansion? Merely speculations but the signs are very promising.

April 07, 2005

Starbucks Franchise?

Does Starbucks give out franchise rights? I would love to have my own Starbucks store one day. It’s like heaven there and the smell of coffee (or frapuccino for that matter) just releases the stress. It never goes out of season. Besides, the store is a great place to take some shots. :) [tags]starbucks, franchise, […]

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