“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 variety of ways: nanay, inay, ‘nay, mama, mommy or simply mom. Needless to say, our moms deserve more than that given the pivotal roles they fulfill in rearing us from childhood to [...]

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Mozilla Connected Devices, MozVR & Firefox Developer Tools at FOSSASIA 2016

Thanks to all who attended my talk during FOSSASIA 2016. As promised, here's my slide [...]

FOSSASIA 2016 according to #MozFOSSASIA

I attended FOSSASIA 2016 to represent Mozilla and give a talk about Connected Devices, MozVR and Firefox Developer Tools. Here's the account of Mozilla's participation in the [...]

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 Piñas City over [...]

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 of "baha" (flood) all [...]

Introducing TurfSiteManila.com

It is with great pride and happiness that I announce the launch of my new website: TurfSiteManila.com From this day on, my original website: BobReyes.com will only [...]

PayMaya Visa Card with Beep(TM) Works with PayPal!

I just successfully added my PayMaya Visa card with BeepTM as a "credit card" in my PayPal account. Where did I got my PayMaya Visa Card? Well, I normally take the MRT if [...]

Philippine Airlines Orders Airbus A350 XWB’s

The country's flag carrier, Philippine Airlines (PAL) has just signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Airbus for the order of six (06) A350-900 plus another six (06) [...]

The Continued Evolution and Influence of the Philippines’ Online Market

The Internet penetration in the Philippines continues to grow, with increased access allowing users to influence different markets, and businesses having to constantly [...]

Make your Gaming Limitless with the World’s Number 1 Gaming Laptop: the Republic of Gamers (ROG)

Three new models under the acclaimed ROG series usher in an even more innovative and exciting era for gamers! Manila, Philippines (February 15, 2016) – Maximum gaming [...]

Foxfooding in the Philippines

Since December last year, we now have a total of fourteen (14) Pinoy Mozillians participating in the global Foxfooding Program -- Mozilla's own way of dogfooding Firefox [...]

Key Findings of Lamudi Philippines’ 2015 Research Report

Global property website Lamudi Philippines details key findings of its 2015 research paper Prospective homebuyers and real estate professionals are generally [...]

Go Everywhere with the ASUS ZenFone Go!

Here are 5 reasons why ASUS’ best value smartphone, ZenFone Go, is this season’s perfect must-have travel companion Manila, Philippines (26 January, 2016) — Now, [...]

Mozilla Leadership Summit 2016

This coming weekend, a group of Pinoy Mozillians (myself included) will be flying to Singapore to attend the Mozilla Leadership Summit. The Leadership Summit is the 3rd [...]

Chitchat with Senator Gringo Honasan

To the next generation of leaders and citizens: develop an army of social media practitioners that will raise the level of political awareness of our younger [...]

The Dawn of Digitally-Enabled Philippines

IDC Philippines Releases 2016 Top 10 ICT Predictions Manila, January 8, 2016 – IDC Philippines announced today its top predictions for the Philippine ICT industry, which [...]

Mozilla L10n Efforts in 2015

The year 2015 was an awesome one for the Localization (L10n) Team of the Mozilla Philippines Community. Last year, Mozilla managed to ship the following products with Tagalog [...]

DTI & eCommerce Companies Come Together To Launch First “Pinoy Cyber Sale”

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – In an effort to promote online shopping in the country, the Department of Trade and Industry together with major e-commerce players and digital [...]

Firefox OS Interview by The Technoclast

In the sidelines of a device launch in Makati City over the weekend, I was interviewed by Alexei (The Technoclast) regarding the latest Firefox OS build running on a Flame [...]

ASUS Collaborates with Country’s Premier Icons for Design & Style for #ZenLooks

ASUS Philippines teams up with world-renowned industrial designer Kenneth Cobonpue, together with the trendsetting duo of David Guison and Arisse de Santos, for this regional [...]

ASUS Takes Country’s Top Photographers, Media Influencers and Fans for an Incredible #OneDayofZen

The unparalleled smartphone photography features of the ZenFone 2 Laser 5.0 once again takes center stage in this special affair, which also marked the celebration of yet [...]