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Personal Blogs of Bob Reys: Rants & Raves + Reflections ..

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 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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

[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 [...]

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? [...]

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 [...]

Joining the Mozilla Tech Speakers Phase 2 – Summer 2016

As part of organization's aim to increase developer awareness and adoption of the Web, Firefox, and Mozilla through a strong community-driven technical [...]

Traffic Stoplight Using an Arduino Board

So, you're beginning to learn hacking an Arduino board? Here's a fun activity to do: a traffic signal light simulator. For this activity, you will need: [...]

My Thoughts on COMELeaks

A few weeks ago, on the evening of March 27th the website of the Philippine Commission on Elections (COMELEC) was hacked. Who cares? A few days ago, Trend [...]

Azkals Won Over DPR Korea 3-2 & We Were There!

If you're a true blue Philippine Azkals (internationally known as the Philippine Football Team) fan, you will know what happened on the evening of December [...]

Rust (Programming Language) Users Group Philippines Launched

Rust is a systems programming language that runs awesomely fast, prevents segfaults, and guarantees thread safety. Rust is relatively new and Mozillians [...]

Deep Diving to Open Source Hardware

I am so happy to receive my very first open source hardware: the Arduino Uno Revision 3 (R3)! I got my Arduino from a local reseller based in Las [...]

Introducing the MayBahaBa Project

During one of the all-nighters with fellow Mozillians several years ago, an idea came to me: create a Twitter account that will retweet all mentions [...]