If you're a nerd like me, you might want to take advantage of this freebie: Google is offering to increase your storage by two gigabytes if you perform a security checkup in your account. The offer is open only until Feb 17, 2015.
If you don't it know yet, your Google account has a storage limit and initially you're given a 15GB allowance. This space is consumed by your emails, photos, and fi... read more ->
Seems Yahoo(tm) is having technical difficulties. I keep trying to login to my Yahoo Mail and it keeps logging me out. I feel like a program stuck in an infinite loop!
Yahoo has released an official notice:
Important Notice: Damaged undersea cable may affect some Yahoo services - Yahoo services have been impacted by the cutting of an undersea cable operated by a third party. We have taken ste... read more ->
Around a year ago, I wrote about Anywhere Pad, particularly about its new design. That blog entry was more of a test than anything else, but I thought of doing a follow-up post because a lot has happened since I published the first one.
Yes, I'm still affiliated with the product, but I can say with only a tiny hint of bias that Anywhere Pad has significantly improved from the first time I featured... read more ->
So I've been trying CouchSurfing for a while now. For those who don't know, CouchSurfing is a social networking site where travelers can either surf or host. To surf is to live in someone else's home when you're in another country, and to host is to accommodate a traveler in your place. Most of the time it's free, at least for my place it is. I read a few hosts who charge a small fee but I'm not ... read more ->
So today, I'm on a planned sick leave for the company's annual physical exam and a dentist appointment. I texted my good friend if she'd like to have lunch with me in Eastwood. Coincidentally, another friend of ours didn't have office work so it became a trio lunch meet up!
She said if I want CPK or Project Pie. Without second thoughts, I immediately replied Project Pie because I've heard so much ... read more ->
In one of our "boys night out", we decided to eat at Persia Grill in Valero (Makati). It certainly did not disappoint because I tasted a very good lamb dish (but then again, I haven't had much experience on lambs).
Lamb Biryani. P415Persia Grill is a casual dining restaurant. The price average, around P200+ish. I really liked the place. Upon entering the restaurant, I was wowed because I've been t... read more ->
The author is Manuel Vergel aka Manny. He's an experienced software developer in the Philippines. He's passionate about programming and sharing web development knowledge to the Filipino youth. He's into Java, Oracle, iOS (iPhone and iPad) development. Along with his blog in mvergel.com, he also authors Pesobility.com and is the co-creator of JuanSolution.com. (more)