Archive for the ‘Me’ Category

October 2nd, 2006

Blue Eagles Shelling!

Is it just me, or did the Ateneo Blue Eagles completely suck in the last two games of the 2006 UAAP championships? Forget about my earlier post on them. The UST Tigers deserved this championship more than anyone.

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September 27th, 2006

Web 2.0 Logo Redesign: Philippine Corporate Logos

I had some fun this afternoon playing around with famous Filipino brands in Photoshop. Here's what I ended up with: Jollibee:

Posted in Graphic Design, Me | 24 Comments »

September 26th, 2006

Facebook

They've opened the floodgates. I'm on Facebook now. Andrew Dela Serna's Facebook profile Personally though, I don't think it's a good idea.

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September 25th, 2006

One Internet Day Davao

A few days ago, September 22, 2006, I attended Janette Toral's event "One Internet Day" held here in the city. I was about an hour late and had to leave while speaker Chris Cubos (of Fwendz.com) was doing his presentation. Shame that I wasn't able to mingle with ...

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September 24th, 2006

Blue Eagles Rule

My addiction to UAAP basketball suffered a major relapse this afternoon when the Ateneo Blue Eagles won over the UST Tigers 73-72! At the last second and I mean literally ONE second, Doug Kramer nailed the winning shot with a great pass from Macky Escalona. The Tigers were ...

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September 23rd, 2006

Buying Expired Domains

I recently went on a buying spree on previously owned domains and found some with decent pageranks and backlinks. I'm *not* about to divulge these domains just yet! What's funny is that one of the domains I bought used to be owned by someone pretty well-known on the ...

Posted in Domains, Me, Opinion, Searching | 3 Comments »

September 20th, 2006

I’m Getting Free WiFi

I'm currently surfing the Internet off of someone else's connection! Yeah, I discovered this a few days ago. I was helping out my cousin with his PHP project over YM but was getting frequently disconnected (I'm on PLDT MyDSL). So I turned off my wireless modem and ...

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September 14th, 2006

Why Can’t WiFi be Free in Manila?

When I was in Manila in June of this year, I had my Compaq laptop with me thinking I can just chill in cafes in the city and surf the Internet via WiFi. I was dead wrong. It costs P100 at Starbucks for 60 lame minutes! It's ...

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September 13th, 2006

Sleeping Pills Wake Up Comatose Patients

All I can say is WOW. I know, I know, I'm digressing like I always do but I think this is important enough to talk about. Who would've thought that the well-known and often abused sleeping pill Stilnox (Zolpidem) can wake up patients in Persistent Vegetative State (PVS) aka comatose ...

Posted in Bizarre, Me, Opinion | 4 Comments »

September 3rd, 2006

What to Do When your PC is Damaged While Having it Repaired

About a year ago I had my PC repaired here in Davao City at Columbia Computers. The only problem it had was a faulty power source. Being the smart computer owner that I am, I took out my hard disk and connected it to my PC at work ...

Posted in Me, Opinion, Software, Tip of the Week | 4 Comments »