The Philippines to Establish a Data Privacy Council

I was invited by the National Privacy Commission (NPC) to attend the very first Data Privacy Stakeholders' Assembly at their headquarters in Pasay City (GSIS Complex) today. The by-invitation only gathering had representatives from different sectors involved in data protection and privacy, to include key personalities in the BPO, Banking, Media, Social [...]

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Why You Need to Have a Travel Health Insurance?

Being a frequent (air) traveler, both here and abroad, the last thing I wish not to have during any travel is headache. Not that I dislike traveling, but I hate to encounter [...]

Taiwan to Showcase Innovations in IoT Solutions

Filipinos will be amazed at the Taiwan Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions for Smart Living Forum, taking place at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City on September [...]

First Time at COSCUP Taiwan

I had the opportunity to represent Mozilla (and my country) in COSCUP 2017 over the weekend. COSCUP is an annual conference held by Taiwanese Open source community [...]

Serious Protection by Forti-D

Seryosong Proteksyon, Simulan Ngayon! Experts say our body needs Vitamin D to absorb calcium and promote bone growth. Too little Vitamin D can result in soft bones in [...]

Make Brushing More Fun with Minions!

I do not know. But I guess brushing their teeth is one routine kids normally hate. Am I right? Having a 9-year old son and a 2-year old daughter, I can't help but notice that [...]

How to Protect Your Gadgets This Rainy Season

The rainy season has come upon us, and with it, its unique charms—cool days and even cooler evenings that are truly welcome after the summer heat; that feel of our [...]

“Crowning Glory” Gift for Mother’s Day

People say that there’s a woman behind the person we are today. Indeed, and I believe them so. And that’s no less than our mothers. Filipinos call their moms in a [...]

Pinoy Mozillians at the 2017 Asian L10n Workshop in Taipei

A delegation of four (04) Pinoy Mozillians participated in the weekend-long workshop for Mozilla Localization (L10n) at Mozilla Taiwan office. Heading the delegation was [...]

Pinoy Mozillian at FOSSASIA 2017

I had the privilege of representing Mozilla and my country, the Philippines for the third straight year in FOSSASIA. For the second year in a row, FOSSASIA 2017 was held at [...]

A Pocket Full of Cheers

Gardenia Peanut Butter Pocket Sandwich is made with soft and creamy white bread with luscious and milky peanut butter filling, sealed to lock in its goodness. Baked fresh [...]

Finally Saw My Name in the Mozilla Firefox Monument!

Late 2013, Mozilla announced that it will be erecting a monument for Mozillians in San Francisco, just outside of its office. "The structure is being constructed now, [...]

My National Debut as a Football Coach (Seriously)

Yesterday, the Alaska Football Cup saw my debut as a football team coach (seriously). Due to lack of manpower (even our coaches were lined-up as players in the Open [...]

The Insular Life Finance App 11-Day Challenge

Experts say that saving money is both an art and science. It is an art, as one should posses the right attitude and discipline to save. It is a science, as it involves [...]

Went to Nickelodeon’s Takotown with the Entire Family

Ever year, we look forward to the Halloween Holiday weekend. And this year, it is more than just a holiday weekend -- it is a looong weekend (Monday October 31st and Tuesday [...]

Why Chooks-to-Go is the Perfect Partner for Moms On-the-Go?

I guess all will agree when we say that mothers make the world go round. In expressing their loving ways, moms make sure to delight the family with a delicious meal, whether [...]

Safe Drinking Water in New Environment-friendly PET bottles by Wilkins

Water is essential for everyday living. It is one ingredient whose quality cannot be compromised. And for most people, Wilkins is the brand of water that they choose, drink, [...]

[Slide Deck] Mozilla & Connected Devices

As promised to those who attended my talks these past few days, here's my slide deck on Mozilla & Connected Devices. I do hope that you learned something from my talk. [...]

Seen the Giant Bounty Fresh Chicken Along EDSA?

Giant Bounty Fresh chicken installations give motorists something to smile about How do you find driving along EDSA especially during rush hour? Traversing the usual EDSA [...]

Pinoy Mozillians at the Mozilla Asian L10n Hackathon 2016

A delegation from the Philippines (known internally within the global L10n Community as the Tagalog Team), composed of four (04) Mozilla Reps, were invited to participate in [...]

Getting Help via Social Media During an Emergency

Earlier today, I accompanied my son to his football practice at the Don Bosco Technical Institute (DBTI) Makati City. Upon entering the campus entrance, we noticed what we [...]