Friday, November 28, 2014

January 15-19, 2015 holiday: Mayor Estrada declares a week long holiday in Manila for Papal visit

The city of Manila will be having a week of holiday next year due to the visit of Pope Francis in the country.

The local government of Manila declared January 15-19, 2015 as such wherein, school classes and government office works in the city are suspended.

Mayor Estrada declares a week long holiday in Manila for Papal visit

The said declaration was signed by Mayor Estrada under Executive Order 75.

Required to report to work are the following: Those working under disaster risk management, traffic management, health and sanitation, and maintenance of peace and order.

January 15-19, 2015 holiday declared! Although, private company workers will be depending on the decisions of their employers.

Domain Sale: Check out Namecheap Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Domain Sale is up on Namecheap for its "Black Friday" and "Cyber Monday" gig; You might want to check out!

Namecheap Black Friday and Cyber Monday domain sale

Planning to do some domain-related shopping? Don't miss Namecheap's Black Friday and Cyber Monday! It only happens once in a year to get a hold of the following fantastic sale offers:
  • Club registration $0.98 (first year)
  • Business package email $0.98 (first year)
  • Value plan shared hosting $0.98 (first year)
  • .com/.net/.org transfer $0.98 (one year)
  • 3 months of Reseller hosting $0.98
  • .com/.net/.org registration $0.98 (first year)
  • Comodo PositiveSSL $0.98
  • "Lucky dip" dedicated server $48.88/mo.
  • .website registration $0.98 (first year)
It will be this Friday, November 28, 2014 and on Monday, December 1 from 12:01am to 11:59pm EST. There is a lot of great deals to seize - domains, hosting, SSLs, and Email, including transfer.

Namecheap Black Friday and Cyber Monday: https://www.namecheap.com/campaigns/2014/bf-cm-pre-announcement.aspx

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Chris Urbano of 'Maputing Cooking' interviews 'Bogart The Explorer' in Sydney. Who's the real Aussie?

In a travel encounter in Sydney, Chris Urbano, host of 'Maputing Cooking' had a the chance to pull off an interview with Philippine's 'Bogart The Explorer' of PaperBugTV.

Maputing Cooking interviews Bogart The Explorer

Find out what the tandem has got in the following video; It can even prompt to ask you, who is the real Aussie?

Even more: What are Chris and Bogart's Aussie nicknames?

Watch: Chris Urbano interviews Bogart The Explorer video


Chris Urbano is an Australian cooking enthusiast living in Manila. He loves the Philippines, the culture and food, hence his Maputing Cooking, which he launched on Youtube sometime in 2013.

Bogart The Explorer or Marco Ho is a "Filipino Crocodile Dundee" from Davao, and he acts as the parody of the late wildlife explorer and expert Steve Irwin.

CAUGHT: Car driving thief in UP Diliman posing as participant in conferences

Beware! Thief caught inside University of the Philippines, Diliman (UP Diliman). Indeed, looks can be deceiving and there is this living proof, right within the university campus.

UP Diliman thief caught

Reportedly, the thief stole a sound equipment worth P200K, Nona Abao alerted her friends in UP Diliman through Facebook.

Apparently, the thief took the said equipment by breaking the window of the victim's car that was parked in the College of Mass Communication (Mass Comm).

"Tandaan nyo ang mukha ng naka-checkered na 'to.. (Remember the face of that guy wearing checkered polo..)", Abao warned.
Tandaan nyo ang mukha ng naka-checkered na 'to, sya yung nagnakaw ng sound equipment na worth P200K na hiniram ng kapatid ko nung Nov 6. Nag-park yung magnanakaw sa tabi ng kotse na biniktima tas binasag yung bintana na naka-park sa Maskom.

Link to the original post of Ms. Abao: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=918340431517750&set=a.598254540193009.1073741827.100000254040069&type=1

It was not specified when did the above-mentioned incident happen but last night, Ms. Abao posted her sibling saw the guy near National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (NISMED), then alerted the UP Police.

It was discovered that aside from the sound equipment, the guy also stole 6 cellular phones and 2 Macbooks in UP Film Center, and a couple of Macbooks in School of Urban and Regional Planning (SURP).

Do you think you got victimized by this guy? You may go to the UP Diliman Police to file your complaints.