Tech Notes

The State of Philippine Mobile Internet

Mobile broadband penetration is almost non-existent. Meaning, even with more than 100M mobile subscribers, an insignificant number of users connect to the internet using mobile broadband. We ranked last on mobile broadband penetration among countries. >>

Drupal Development Bits & Notes

A few common git commands and drupal tricks in our toolbox. >>

Paggastos sa ICT ng Administrasyong Aquino, para kanino?

Patuloy na ginagamit ng Administrasyon ni BS Aquino ang Information and Communications Technology (ICT) upang kumalat ang dilaw na panawagan, dilaw na imahe, dilaw na hashtags at upang magkunwaring “transparent” at “accountable” sa mamamayan. >>

Ubuntu GNU/Linux sa araw-araw na computing

Isang dekada na ang Ubuntu. Sa karaniwang computer at internet user, bago sa pandinig ang operating system na GNU/Linux at Ubuntu. Gayunpaman, mahigit 36% ng mga web server na nagpapatakbo ng internet ang pinapatakbo ng GNU/Linux. Ginagamit rin ito ng maraming malalaking kompanya. Ito ang salalayan ng imprastruktura sa sikat na social networking site na Facebook at twitter at ng higanteng search engine na Google. Isinisagawa ang ating kalakhan ng ating komunikasyon sa internet sa mga imprastrukturang nakasalalay sa GNU/Linux. >>

Asus K43U Review

The Asus K43U is a one of the cheap laptops out there in the market. But do not let the price be a let down for the specs of this laptop is quite good. It uses AMD's e-50 processor (a hybrid processor that can also act as a graphics processor). You can also upgrade its RAM from 2gb up to 4gb (DDR3) and its hard disk up to 750GB. But it is not without faults. It's relatively heavy compared to its netbook counterparts (2.60kg). Battery life is significantly shorter at higher settings (2hrs-3hrs). It also produces a lot of heat during long hours of usage. >>