Mandiriwa 2017

Mandiriwa 2017

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Issa and I flew from Cebu to Manila to watch Joey Ayala’s concert Mandiriwa. This checks a lot firsts. Our first concert together. Our first Joey Ayala concert together. Our first intimate concert, intimate in a sense that it’s on a smaller venue and we’re closer to the artists.

32 Life Learnings at 32

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I turned 32 years old today. 32. What a stranger number. 25. How would the 2-year old me look at me? He might just end up asking for food? Will he even play with me?

Random Photos #3: Sinulog

Random Photos #3: Sinulog

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Sinulog is Cebu's biggest festival. It's a weekend of heavy traffic, crazy street parties and, of course, the grand Sinulog parade. The parade draws tens of thousands of attendees and the streets of Cebu get filled with a slow-moving ocean of people.

Random Photos #2: Siargao

Random Photos #2: Siargao

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Issa and I went to Siargao to experience some of the things that the island offers. It was a short visit of two days but enough to experience some of the island's top destinations.

Google Pixel Phone: Specs, price & availability in the Philippines

Google Pixel Phone: Specs, price & availability in the Philippines

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I've been using a Nexus 4 for more than 2 years now. It has proven to be one solid piece of hardware and waiting for it to die has become frustrating. :) Google announcing the Pixel marks the end of my trusty old Nexus 4.

Blackberry DTEK50: Specs, price & availability in the Philippines

Blackberry DTEK50: Specs, price & availability in the Philippines

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Blackberry's new Android Marshmallow smartphone — the DTEK50 — is cheap and secure. Does it have what it takes to compete in the crowded smartphone market?

HTTPS Works On Chrome But Not Firefox

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Firefox receives the request, server responds with a 301 to the https domain, then SSL fails to validate. The end result is a blank screen.