Hamilo Coast Clam Seeding with the WWF. The giant clams are building blocks to the ecosystem in the same way that you need trees for forests to prosper.
Hot Air Balloon Festival in Clark Pampanga
500GB Maxtor Basics external hard drive. Mostly to store photos and back up 2007 using Time Machine. I consume about 40GB worth of photos a year. Merry Christmas to my fellow Christians and happy holidays to everyone! 🙂
It’s been a decade and Duke Nukem Forever truly lives up to its name. Duke Nukem Forever was announced in 1997. After several game engine changes and delays, a second trailer has finally been released. I graduated high school, finished college, finished my masters and am knee deep into my career. Finally, I MIGHT get … Continue reading The Atomic Bomb was developed faster than Duke Nukem Forever
How apt for the holidays. A bought a Nike+ kit a few months ago about the same time I got the fatty nano. Inspired to lose weight and reinvigorate my athletic self (I used to be able to do a one mile run in 7 minutes – not bad) I set out on the adventure … Continue reading Does the Nike+ kit really encourage you to stay fit?
I’ve been receiving relatively more applications for the b5media tech channel from the past few weeks. Generally speaking, the application process is … well, “very general” for the most part. Potential authors always submit blog pitches and areas of specialty that have the words “technology”, “gadgets” and “computers” in the subject line for preferred niches. … Continue reading Tips on Applying for the b5media Technology Channel
Sweeney Todd, the “Demon Barber” is a fictional serial killer of Jack the Ripper legend. I managed to find the audio book on Audible. The selection is a good listen as it isn’t really an audio book but a full radio drama of BBC “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Universe” depth. The book is available for … Continue reading Audible Pick: Sweeney Todd and the String of Pearls
There were over 60+ prizes up for grabs and there were only about 30 of us who braved not going to the Microwarehouse sale the holiday traffic. Do the math and everyone goes home with two prizes each. Some even three!
At one particular conference, host Art Ilano introduced Senator Loren Legarda as the keynote speaker. I forgot most of what she said but it did have something to do with the Internet and development and well, you get the drift. But that’s not what struck me. After her speech, she produced a seedling from out … Continue reading Ambassador to the Nokia Philippines Embassy
So we managed to find a sponsor for a blog party. Been sending out text messages to people to attend but for some reasons SMART has been screwy and not everyone has been getting messages. No need to RSVP – just show up and bring your cameras if you want to catch everyone on non-bloggable … Continue reading Red Box Blogger Christmas Parteh 12.18.07
Note: This article was originally supposed to appear in RJ Ledesma’s regular column for the Philippine Star. A few text messages back and forth had me agreeing to publish his work on this blog. Note that I am not a political blogger but I do understand how it feels not to have one’s column published … Continue reading Guest Post: ‘Circus, Circus’ by RJ Ledesma
If you own an ASUS eee, or even if you don’t — you may want to check out G.ho.st, a full web based operating system. Truth be told, this is the direction office tools are going with the prevalence of wireless connectivity all over the place. Well, take away the fact that the whole thing … Continue reading Fiddling with G.ho.st — now your OS is online!
This morning, “Big Brian” Ligsay made me listen to a radio drama he read titled Kawatanan ng Rentas Internas which is the sad yet humorous reality of applying for a TIN or tax number at the Bureau of Internal Revenue in this developing country I’ve come to love. Now that I look back into my … Continue reading The Perils of Being a Freelance Writer in the Philippines
“I wish I had two copies of iCal… one to take a crap on and one to cover it up with.” – Merlin Mann, MacBreak Weekly #52 Im at a loss because I can’t introduce a topic that’s a tour bus wittier than I am. Download Merlin Mannerisms: daily quotes and sayings by Merlin Mann … Continue reading Download your free copy of Merlin Mannerisms
A few chapters through The Perfect Thing, it was revealed that one of the factors that made th iPod a huge success was the feature that it could hold your entire library of music. Looking into one’s iPod was almost like baring that person’s soul as taste in music revealed a lot about a person. … Continue reading Naked Meme: What’s on your iPod?