In this Manila Bulletin TechNews special, we take a look at the toughness that is the Oppo R5. It’s not just a phone =- it’s practically a kitchen appliance. Specs include a 5.2″ AMOLED screen built with Corning Gorilla Glass 3, 16MB of internal memory and a 1.5GHz Octacore Snapdragon processor. For the full video, … Continue reading Oppo R5 Video Review: Chop vegetables, run it over a car
If you prefer to get your energy in pill form rather than in a drink, you might be considering energy pills. You’ll want to talk with your doctor before you start taking pills to ensure they’ll actually help you and that you won’t be throwing your money away. Properly research the long-term and short-term effects … Continue reading How to Choose Safe Energy Pills
If you are going to be in the area of Wellington, New Zealand on November 21, 2015 and you are a fan of Elton John you will be in for a treat. The legendary Sir Elton John will be performing a live concert at 8:00 PM at the Westpac Stadium. About Elton John Sir Elton … Continue reading The Legendary Elton John To Perform At Westpac Stadium In Wellington New Zealand
This video needs to be shared. Prepare for tears. From the Manila Bulletin video channel: Years without electricity have practically made residents of Ilin Island in Occidental Mindoro a recluse. But light came at the end of the tunnel and the world was never as bright as it was before the eyes that finally see … Continue reading Manila Bulletin Advocacy in Occidental Mindoro: Watts of Love Partnership
This is an excerpt of a piece I wrote for a new site I contribute to called The Dorkside with fellow dorks Jessica Mendoza, Gino Quillamor and Chico Garcia. Now that my son is 2, I look back to the first few days when he was a newborn and how he completely changed my life … Continue reading The Dorkside: 3 Lifehacks I Learned as a Gamer and a New Parent
Small businesses are on the rise, both in and out of the home. These days, it seems like everyone has a great idea for a startup, and with the global economy not just stabilizing but recovering, there’s usually plenty of help out there to make those ideas reality. According to Entrepreneur.com, starting a small or … Continue reading Choosing the Right Tools to Take Care of Business
Heading off on holiday should be a pleasure rather than a pain. When you’ve worked your fingers to the bone for scant reward and your tyrannical boss has made your life a misery, jetting off to sunnier climes is your way of reclaiming what’s left of your sanity. Rather than worrying about what’s happening in … Continue reading 3 Travel Life Hacks to Make Your Next Holiday a Breeze
If you’ve ever watched James Bond, you’ll know that he’d be nothing without his trusty gadgets. Take away his revolving licence plates, underwater jet packs and digital binoculars, and 007 is just another bumbling Englishman with a penchant for expensive suits and shaken Martinis. Yep, by now Bond would have been dispatched by an evil … Continue reading 3 Ingenious Gadgets EVERY Budding Spy Must Have
Video conferencing offers so much, you would be remiss if you didn’t look into one of the service options. Inc reports that video conferencing offers benefits for both the emotional and psychological fulfillment of employees as well as the time and money spent by the business. However, there are numerous programs out there from the … Continue reading Considerations When Looking at Video Conferencing Services
Ever since it was first witnessed in the Dalsa Origin, released in the year 2003 as the first commercial camera to be launched with 4k capabilities; the technology has been fancied by many. However, the high cost of ownership back then meant that the technology remained commercially non-viable for many professionals as well as aspiring … Continue reading A Brief History Behind 4K (and what lies beyond)
When motorized blinds first donned the market, it would be fair to say that there were several raised eyebrows. Not because of the idea – this was something that was always going to hit the shelves eventually – but because of the target audience. Most people thought that they were just targeted towards the “elite” … Continue reading Motorized Blinds: geeking out your home
From the press: Indulge yourself in premium style with Beats Studio 2.0, now finished in Champagne and Metallic Sky. The new Beats Studio has been completely redesigned and reimagined to give you a taste of the iconic Beats sound and the most intimate and realistic listening experience. It’s lighter, sexier, stronger, and more comfortable, with … Continue reading Introducing Beats Studio 2.0
I thoroughly enjoyed Saints Row IV. It was, in sum, a well-written commentary of the current state of video games and pop culture. It wasn’t just the slapstick humor, the puns and rim shot jokes that made this game interesting — it also had several highlights especially in the loyalty side quests that the President … Continue reading Is Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell more of the same?
I’d like to share with you the latest commercial of Manila Bulletin’s #BeFullyInformed campaign for 2015. The timely ad brings to light the strange brew of knee-jerk reactions, armchair activism and netizen ire in the age of social media. To quote Pontius Pilate, “What is truth?” Full ad after the jump. If you want the … Continue reading #BeFullyInformed by Manila Bulletin
AWW YIZZZ! I’m super proud of our new video team. This is a short feature that have many individuals answering the question, ‘Who is Pope Francis?’ Click on the link below to see the full feature.