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May 21, 2006

Trillian out of Google’s Pack

{via Google Blogoscoped} Trillian just left the house, or was kicked out. Google’s all-in-one installation package, Google Pack no longer includes IM client Trillian. In January 6, 2005, when the “Pack” was formally announced, Trillian was among the dozen or so free software that is being heavily promoted by Google. The other day, the official […]

April 11, 2006

The $218 Trillion Phone Bill

This must be the craziest “cellphone story” I’ve read for months: A Malaysian man said he nearly fainted when he received a U.S. $218 trillion phone bill and was ordered to pay up within 10 days or face prosecution, a newspaper reported Monday. Yahaya Wahab said he disconnected his late father’s phone line in January […]

April 01, 2014

BIR request to block Facebook, Twitter over tax issues

In another surprise move by the Bureau of Internal Revenue, a request was sent to the NTC and ISPs to block several international websites for failure to remit proper taxes from operating within the Philippine internet domain.

October 02, 2013

41 blocks in 41 shots using a 41MP camera

In order to showcase the Lumia 1020’s imaging prowess, Nokia signed New York-based filmmaker Paul Trillo to do a 52-second timelapse using only the smartphone’s famed 41MP camera. The result was unbelievably simple yet breathtaking short tour of the Big Apple from dawn to sunrise.

December 03, 2012

SMS turns 20 years today!

The first time I got to try SMS was sometime in 1996 and I did not know the first time it was established was way back in 1984.

October 17, 2012

Facebook taps 7 anti-virus companies to boost security

In its effort to improve security for its users, Facebook has announced its partnership with seven new anti-virus companies.

May 05, 2006

Google Picasa Referral and More

Google has just added Google Pack and photo-oraganizing software Picasa into their Adsense Referral Program. Referrers get $2 for every successful install of Google Pack and $1 for Picasa. Your Google Adsense Control Panel will show the following products for referral. What is Picasa? Picasa is software that helps you instantly find, edit and share […]

August 24, 2005

Google Talk, the next best IM?

Rumors abound that Google is gunning for the Instant Messenger market, dubbed Google Talk. I won’t be surprised if the rumors are true. Google’s market share is so large that they can penetrate just about anything related (sometimes even remotely related) to the internet quite easily. The bigger question here is how IM users would […]

April 29, 2005

Rich-O-Meter

Rich-o-meter results for the world: You are in the 13.45% richest people in the world. There are 807,001,838 people richer than you. There are 5,192,998,162 people poorer than you. The world’s 225 richest people now have a combined wealth of $1 trillion. That’s equal to the combined annual income of the world’s 2.5 billion poorests […]

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