Showing posts from June, 2013

The Valley of Death Journalists Treads Every Day

I have been blogging for six years now and I have not dreamt it would become what it is today. An avenue where I get to see how brands connect with audiences, how government makes our lives better, been taken to places I never would have imagined, and meeting great who have shook the world in positive ways.

This blog has become an interactive journal of national interests, jumpstarting of local businesses, technology, events and the latest in community development.

Unwary of the dangers journalists have to walk on every day, I could always remember how I wanted to become one. 
Have I known about that the health and life risks it imposed as a career beforehand, I would have chosen to take the other way. My vision to be in a fast-paced commerce of technology kept me away from it. And I did. Because my love for journalistic writing and activism has been vetoed by my love for positivity and big pay which are two things that the media as an industry may not be able to offer.

But then after be…

Intel Launches World's Best Microarchitecture | Low-Power, High-Performance Silvermont

Intel announces Silvermont microarchitecture, a new design in Intel’s 22nm Tri-Gate SoC process delivering significant increases in performance and energy efficiency.Silvermont microarchitecture delivers ~3x more peak performance or the same performance at ~5x lower power over current-generation Intel® Atom™ core.1Silvermont to serve as the foundation for a breadth of 22nm products targeted at tablets, smartphones, microservers, network infrastructure, storage and other market segments including entry laptops and in-vehicle infotainment.

Intel today took the wraps off its brand new, low-power, high-performance microarchitecture named Silvermont. The technology is aimed squarely at low-power requirements in market segments from smartphones to the data center. Silvermont will be the foundation for a range of innovative products beginning to come to market later this year, and will also be manufactured using the company's leading-edge,22nm Tri-Gate SoC manufacturing proce…

Tile Giant Takes a Clean Step Forward

An Asian conglomerate marks its centennial anniversary as a building materials leader in two of the biggest industry events in Cebu. 

The launch of the SCG Elite Card and the Cebu Con 2013 will highlight the firms innovative offerings and fortify its local partnerships.

About SCG Elite Card The SCG Elite Card is open for membership to all architects, interior designers, contractors and companies.

By simply purchasing or recommending selected Mariwasa, CPAC Monier and SCG Marketing products, they will accumulate points and get exciting benefits and rewards such as gift certificates from dining, entertainment and leisure establishments, as well as travel tours and gadgets, among many others.

“Over the years, the SCG Group has continuously adjusted to changes and opportunities, and has pledged to drive innovation in products, services and processes."It is a great opportunity to launch the SCG Elite Card in Cebu as the city experiences an emerging economy, a growing tourist industry an…

Give the gift of hope this Mother’s Day with special Lazada gift cards

Mother’s Day is all about commemorating moms everywhere and celebrating their love, kindness and inspiration.  It is a time for thoughtful gifts, cheerful family gatherings and unique ways of showing them how much their kids care. It also serves as a reminder about the less fortunate children who grow up without devoted mothers, and urge kind souls to do their share to help.  

This Mother’s Day, the Philippines’ online shopping mall LAZADA is teaming up with World Vision, the international community development organization, to improve the lives of underprivileged children across the country through special Mother’s Day gift cards. 
These limited series World Vision Mother’s Day gift cards are available for P600 at

“When you purchase this World Vision Mother’s Day card, a donation in her name will be made in honor of your mother,” said Jun Godornes, Associate Director of World Vision.“This donation will go to World Vision’s Child sponsorship program that en…

Bosch launches Cebu business hub and community project in Cebu | Get the best car electronics and power tools

Bosch, a premier brand of technological advances in terms of engineering and design, have set marks on seemingly difficult business terrains like automotive electronics, power tools, and now they’ve ventured to more industries like healthcare and security systems. And with a seemingly unprecedented growth in Cebu, they chosen to look back on their roots and open a business hub in the heart of Visayas.
They have opened the business center at Mandaue City, Cebu which addresses logistical concerns, expand sales and distribution, cater to more clients and tap into the market potential as they try to strengthen their local presence. In fact, the Cebu hub is also positioned to be a Car Service and Diesel Service workshop as well. 
This is great news for car owners, construction firms and especially home DIYers and SMEs. “Southeast Asia is currently the fastest growing region for Bosch. The size of the Filipino domestic market holds great potential for Bosch to expand our operations beyond Mani…