Yes, that’s right! I used to hate PLDT for their poor service, but now they seem to s*ck no more. Yesterday, a customer support representative called, asked if she can talk to the subscriber on record – my sister which is currently in KSA, because her PLDT DSL subscription is eligible to 1.5mbps upgrade. Luckily, I already processed the transfer of ownership, allowing me to modify the subscription. According to [...]
HDR (high dynamic range) Photos are images produced by mixing two photos, one over exposed and one under exposed using HDR software. Apple recently made the process automatic by introducing HDR on iOS 4.1, but how about HDR videos? HDR footages are widely done using time-lapse photography. Soviet Montage creates real HDR video using two Canon 5D Mark II digital SLR both capturing the same scene using a beam splitter. The two [...]
What is Zii? If I don’t know anything about the Creatives Zii Egg i could have thought that it’s the next version of Nintendo Wii after Nintendo Xii and Yii or it could just be a Nintendo counterfeit.
Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao commonly known as Manny Pacquiao, the most famous Filipino boxer to date poses for Nikon to promote Nikons Coolpix S1000pj (the first ever digital camera to have a built in projector).
Lately at IDF, Intel announced the new Light Peak technology. It’s the code-name for a new high-speed optical cable technology that will be able to deliver extremely high bandwidth from 10Gbps to 100Gbps. Just imaging a full length Blu-Ray movie transferred in less than 30 seconds (Should we be saying goodbye to Superspeed USB 3 already?). Using Optical cables instead of the currently more popular copper wires allows smaller connectors, [...]
Today the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) announced that the USB 3.0 (SuperSpeed) Compliance and Certification Program is now ready. And once the product have been reviewed and passed USB-IF standards, it can have a SuperSpeed logo to it. So this means the current USB 2.0 on my current iMac will be obsolete sooner than I think. Luckily I still have 2 years to dispose this Mac, perhaps by that time [...]
Yahoo Messenger, the free instant-messaging (IM) service is now being used by phishers to steal account usernames/passwords and other personal information. My Mom, was a victim of this crafty technique done by Hackers. At first we are not aware that her account was being hacked until suddenly she couldn’t access her account. She then phoned me up and I tried to retrieve her password but it seems that all the [...]
Today I just got an email from ebay asking me to confirm with a link, it’s like the common confirmation link you get when you first signup to ebay which is normally done to confirm that you really own the email address you put in the sign up form. However this time somethings “Phishy”, yes i do have an ebay account but I did not signed up under the email [...]
July 04, 2009 – Today I just got an email from Multiply and its all about the new version which is 4.0. Here’s some excerpts from the email: After months of working on making Multiply better — and doing so in a huge way — we’re finally ready to show the world what we’ve come up with. We’ve given Multiply what on the surface may look like a fresh coat [...]
Twitter a platform for micro blogging is getting ever so famous, when i discover twitter and learned it’s potential a thought of a Pinoy (Filipino) version comes into my head and after several month here comes hunihan.com. Hunihan supports OpenID, auto link-shortening, and the ability to recieve “Huni” (twits ) on your mobile phone. Too bad it doesn’t support Globe, Smart or any other Philippine Mobile Carrier on the list. [...]