Category Archives: Report or Rumor?

News reports or unconfirmed rumors that could be important.

McDonald’s Coca-Cola Glass is back with a new look

Extra Excitement in your McDonald’s Meal with the New Coca-Cola Can Glass Series! The much-awaited Coca-Cola glass is back at McDonald’s – this time with an exciting all-new look!

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Wimbeldon 2011 Finals Result

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic won his first Wimbledon title and proved himself the best player in the world with a stunning win over Rafael Nadal. Djokovic came through 6-4 6-1 1-6 6-3 to end Nadal’s reign as Wimbledon champion, before overtaking the … Continue reading

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Bank Manager Robbed in Front of House

One of the managers here in the office, who works in a different team, lost her sports utility vehicle (Hyundai Tucson), company issued laptop and blackberry, as well as P46,000 in cash to car thieves in Marikina City yesterday.

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Tokyo Cafe Food Review

Japanese food has long been an international success, so it is no small wonder that Japanese restaurants are abundant even in developing countries such as the Philippines. Tokyo Café, as the name obviously implies, is a Japanese restaurant, one that … Continue reading

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Free Fun Run for Children with Special Needs

It has been almost a decade since I last remembered a FREE Fun Run, and that was a University-sponsored event held inside the campus. Fun Runs these days costs thousands of pesos to register, you’d be lucky if you find … Continue reading

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Philippine Total Lunar Eclipse

A total lunar eclipse will be visible in the Philippines on Thursday, June 16, as confirmed by the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA).

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Playstation Vita is Sony’s Next Generation Portable Gaming Device

Sony Computer Entertainment’s latest handheld gaming device is named Playstation Vita. This sweet and sexy little thing is a work of art, with multitouch display, dual analog sticks and PS3 integration. Selling at 249 USD, it is quite a bargain. … Continue reading

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The Son of Neptune to be published on October 4, 2011

Just found out from a friend that Book #2 of the Heroes of Olympus series by Rick Riordan is going to be published within a few months. I’m very excited. For more details including a Chapter 1 teaser, check out … Continue reading

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Group Buying Websites in the Philippines

The recent craze of Group Buying Websites in the Philippines is going full throttle as new group buying websites are popping up almost every week. It has even come to a point where people are offering “Start your own Group … Continue reading

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Citibank Crocs Mega Sale at the NBC Tent, Fort Bonifacio Philippines

We arrived at around 4:30PM (not very early) but we were expecting the lines to be more manageable. What we saw was a Mega HORROR instead of

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RCI, Timeshare and Puerto Del Sol is it a New Scam or the Real Deal?

If you don’t like reading long blog posts, you can head over to the italicized text at the 3rd paragraph and the research/conclusion portion at the bottom. My wife got a call from a stranger a few months ago saying … Continue reading

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SM vs Colgate-Palmolive

Ever wondered why you can’t seem to find any Colgate toothpaste or Palmolive shampoos in the grocery lately? Well, chances are you’re doing your grocery in one of the 40+ SM owned groceries all over the country (Save More, SM … Continue reading

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Playstation 4, realization or speculation?

Sony Corp. CFO Masaru Kato expects its R&D spending to rise to 460 billion yen this fiscal year from 426.8 billion yen in the last fiscal year. Mr. Kato cited R&D costs for the new portable game machine—tentatively named the … Continue reading

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