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P65B Vertis North Is An Enterprising City From Ayala Land

 

 Master planned as an enterprising city, the P65B 45-hectare property offers a diverse mix of retail, office, residential, hotel, and entertainment and leisure facilities developed and is a part of Quezon City’s central business district to welcome the rising residential towers in the area in the near future. Vertis North is home to Seda Vertis North, offering 438 guestooms and suites, and the Ayala Malls Vertis North – the so-called first millennial mall. These hotel and mall in the estate is just a part of a large urban development imcluding integrated parking basement, 6 residential towers, and 2-hectare park Vertis […]

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Shoot Like A Pro With OPPO F3

 

 A lot has changed since the evolution of the  smartphone from mobile network signal to specs and features. Giant names offer a much advanced in smartphone technology that are truly impressive but that doesn’t make the other players to slug on their sheets. OPPO has proven its worth as soon as it entered the market. More than what’s under the hood, that continuously keeps up with the latest technology, OPPO has perfected its camera phone specs earning its branding worth the “Selfie Expert” in the field of mobile photography. Review First Impressions This is an honest impression of the latest […]

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Sarah Geronimo Delivers Onstage And Online #87000 Jollibee Facebook Live Perfromance

 

 Pop Star Royalty Sarah Geronimo treated her fans to an entertaining and upbeat performance broadcasted live via Facebook from 55 Events Place in Quezon City this afternoon. Sarah G., together with Jollibee, appeared before loyal Popsters in an unforgettable event worthy of its own hashtag. Hosted by Gelli Victor, fan-favorites Sarah and Jollibee gave the attendees the chance to learn the hottest moves and the LSS jingle from the new #87000 TVC. Fans who tuned in on Facebook Live were able to catch Sarah G. having fun with her loyal fans, and even peek into her personal Jollibee favorites and […]

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Strategic Partnerships To Elevate Video And Social Media Content And Analytics Of Digital Advertising Emerged From Globally Renowned Companies

 

 Strategic alliances arise when needs to strengthen core of a company become more evident, especially now in a digitally driven and social media-based market analysts in the world of advertising. AdSpark, a digital marketing solutions firm of Globe Telecom, opens its door to a strategic partnerships with Wootag and Tracx, two of globally renowned digital companies, to help change the landscape of digital advertising in the Philippines. This Thurday afternoon, June 22, AdSpark, Wootag, Tracx, and Globe Telecom officially signed the memorandum of agreement (MOA) held at the AdSpark Philippine headquarter in BGC, Taguig. “We have a vision for a […]

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Free G-Shock When You Buy Your Acer Laptop

 

 Acer Philippines just launched a new campaign that aims to bridge the generation gap between Generation X and the millennials. The campaign #TimeForUs featured two prominent personalities who signifies the era of these two generations. Rock idol Bast Artadi and spoken words artist Juan Miguel Severo are the two icons Acer chose to represent to bridge the gap by showcasing both of their talents for a song called ‘Time For Us’ which was unveiled to a jampacked crowd at Yes Please bar in Taguig last night, June 20, 2017. Hosted by former MTV jock Donita Rose and event host Justin […]

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Sofitel Takes Food Lovers To A Colorful Gastronomic World Of Spain

 

 A limited edition featuring Spain’s culinary flavors is running from June 19-25, 2017 with its Flavors of the World series featuring Sabores Españoles. With a sumptuous selection spanning 21 dining ateliers with Spanish dishes originating from various culinary havens of Spain presented by guest chef from Barcino Wine Resto Bar, Executive Corporate Chef Nicolas Diaz. Chef Nicolas prepares his native Basque dishes including Bacalao al Pil-Pil,  Marmitako (Tuna Basque Style), Buñuelos de Bacalao (Spanish cod fritters), and Montaditos de Chipirones en su Tinta (Squid Ink). Delectable Spanish dishes awaits foodies with classic dishes such as Jamon Ibérico (Iberian Ham), Tortilla […]

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Charlie Puth’s Fans Get A Dose of ‘Attention’ At The Uptown Mall

 

 Even the heavy rains couldn’t stop unwavering fans from coming to Uptown Mall in Bonifacio Global City to hear Charlie Puth’s newest single ‘Attention’ and see local bands perform some of Puth’s hit songs via Wish 107.5 FM’s Wish Bus team up with Warner Music Philippines. Asia’s Soul Siren Nina also made a comeback today marking it as her ‘first public appearance’ where she sang some of her past hits and a cover of ‘Attention.’ ‘Attention’ is a funk and disco-injected pop rock tune released late in April this year. The groovy mid-tempo track is the lead single of Charlie’s […]

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Get To Know More About The Philippines While Visiting The Island Through Kultoura mobile-for-travel app

 

 Visiting a place is not just about taking photos and trying local foods. It’s also about discovering culture and arts, the history that tells about the past events of a particular place. Through Kultoura app, tourists and travelers may leave their maps behind and just keep this new mobile-for-travel installed on their smartphones to get to know the Philippines while traveling to the 7,647 islands. Historical facts compiled for Kultoura users are available once you have downloaded the app powered by PLDT’s wireless subsidiary, Smart Communications and developer InnoPub Media in collaboration and partnership with National Commission for Culture and […]

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SM Supermalls Welcomes Chevrolet To The “Home Of Global Brands”

 

 SM Supermalls recently held the successful ‘handshake’ ceremony of welcoming Chevrolet, a brand known for its fuel-efficient cars and trucks, to the “Home of Global Brands” last June 16 at SM Mall of Asia, Mall Atrium in Pasay City. The official agreement was sealed between SM Supermalls Senior Vice President for Marketing, Jon-Jon San Agustin and Chevrolet Philippines Senior Vice President for Marketing, Lyn Buena. This is the second of the three “Home of Global Brands” partnership. The SM Supermalls-Chevrolet launch showcased live music and dance performances, car-a-oke sessions, fun-filled activities and promos, and an impressive display of classic and […]

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This Father’s Day, Remind Your Dad To Up His Grooming Skills

 

 It won’t hurt if you remind your dad this Father’s Day to up his grooming skills to make the day’s celebration truly exciting. Get up and wake up your dad this Sunday, June 18, and help him be the handsomest daddy in the universe. No matter what his age is, treat him to a whole new level of grooming by following these simple steps. Sharp & Clean Enter the fine manly art of shaving. With a good trusty razor and shaving cream to smoothen each stroke, show him how to get that fine, put-together look in no time. Cleansing Tell […]

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Pinay Goalkeeper Surprises Crowd At The 3rd Philippine Ice Hockey Tournament in SM Megamall

 

 Ice hockey is a sport primarily dominated and associated with brawly men and you would not regularly see women bashing opponents inside the ice skating rink. But there are. When we watched the opening ceremony of the 3rd Philippine Ice skating Tournament, we were surprised, along with the crowd, to see a female goalkeeper playing for Team Ramas from Thailand. We became more curious about her when we were told that she was also a Filipina. Jessica Cabili, import goalkeeper for Ramas, is also a member of the Philippine Women’s National Hockey Team. “A friend of mine recommended me to […]

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Step Aside, Tagaytay; The Biggest Starbucks Store In The Philippines Is Now Open!

 

 In fairness, Starbucks Tagaytay is always the favorite go-to and hangout place in the most chillest part of southern Metro Manila. It has the coolest view of Taal Volcano and Tagaytay Lake which makes the visit to Starbucks Tagaytay store a must when in the city. Starbucks Tagaytay along Calamba Road was also known as the biggest Starbucks three-level store with a view deck having Taal Lake as its beautiful backdrop. But one month ago, the now ‘biggest’ Starbucks store just opened along Diosdado Macapagal Avenue in Parañaque City. Starbucks Macapagal is a two-level store, designed by Starbucks Design Studios […]

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Have your own personal shopper with honestbee premium all-in-one concierge

 

 Thanks to this new mobile app,  shopping for your daily needs becomes easy and hassle-free. Singapore based app honestbee is now here in the Philippines to help customers do their groceries, laundry, and food orders with the help of a personal grocery shopper and delivery service. Initially available in Metro Manila area only,  the concierge app is about to have their expansion in more locations to take away the hassles of heavy traffic, long parking lines, and late working hours which takes a lot of personal time. Currently available in nine key cities – Singapore, Taipei, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Kuala […]

GLOBE PRISM EXPO HOLY ANGEL UNIVERSITY PAMPANGA

Globe PRISM Expo, empowering Filipino with world-class learning through technology

 

 Back in February 2017, we got our first dibs on Globe Telecom’s PRISM, an interactive showcase of digital projects to help Filipino educators from private high schools, particularly those teaching the new Media and Information Literacy (MIL) subject in Senior High School, as well as English and Social Studies at both K-12 and higher education levels, to become proficient in technology-enabled instruction and content development. The program is a three-week professional development program conducted by Globe Telecom.  It involves a two-day immersive boot-camp, blended project-based learning, and personalized coaching for a total of 1,000 educators all over the country. Last June 2, […]

MAKATIZEN CARD

Makati citizens go digital with Makatizen Card

 

 A local ID  and pay system was launched in time for the 347th Foundation Day in Makati and the MOA signing was held last May 30, 2017 at the 22nd floor of the Makati City Hall. Present during the signing were Globe Telecom President and CEO Ernest Cu and Makati City Mayor Abigail ‘Abby’ Binay. Powered by GCash, the new and multi-purpose ID covers Makati city residents’ health and social benefits as well as other services allowing Makatizen Card to be used in replacement of other numerous cards. Makatizen Card is only available to Makati city residents. It’s a valid […]

ASIAN AIR SAFARI SEASON 12 ETHIOPIAN ADVENTURE

Asian Air Safari Season 12 pilots Ethiopian adventure

 

 Ethiopia, known as the cradle of the world’s first inhabitants, is a landlocked country in Africa and is the second most populous nation in the continent, next to Nigeria. A vast land for wild and feral animals, Ethiopia is also home to a number of ethnic tribes that is part of the 100 million population of the region considered from which modern humans first set out for the Middle East and places beyond. Ethiopia is a land of natural contrasts, with its vast fertile West, jungles, and numerous rivers. Hosted by real-life pilot Capt. Joy Roa, Asian Air Safari show has been to over […]

LALAMOVE ON-DEMAND DELIVERY APP SERVICE

Moving things gets quicker with Lalamove on-demand delivery app service

 

 Are you in search for faster and quicker delivery and moving service around Metro Manila? Fret no more. Lalamove offers faster and quicker service, from delivering goods and moving your things from one house to another, from pick-up point to its destination. A Hong Kong-based company, Lalamove began its operation since 2013 and grew to 81 cities in China and Asia – including Manila, Philippines. In the Philippines, Lalamove already has more than 800 partner-drivers who can pick and deliver your items within Metro Manila and outskirts such as in Cavite area. Lalamove is soon to be expanding their reach […]

DESPICABLE ME 3 MCDONALD'S HAPPY MEAL

Minions Mania at McDonald’s starts on May 31

 

 The funny and silly but loving creatures from the Despicable Me movie franchise are back and return for a limited time at McDonald’s with 10 new minions toy designs available in every Happy Meal purchase in-store and via Drive-Thru, Take-Out and McDelivery. Go bananas and say ‘Bello!’ to these mischievous characters who are also coming back in the big screen showing of Despicable Me 3. But before the movie, collect these minions and head over to McDonald’s now to grab all 10 Despicable Me 3 Happy Meal toys and these limited time offer treats before they run out. Despicable Me Trio Enjoy […]

GMOVIES ROBINSONS MOVIEWORLD PARTNERSHIP

GMovies and Robinsons Movieworld brings movie watching experience more convenient and hassle-free

 

 There are times when going to the movie theater becomes a hassle when you have to fall in line to buy ticket(s). Then you’ll have to wait outside or within the theater lobby until the next screening hour starts. But if you have an access to online movie bookings, you can watch your favorite movie conveniently and enjoy your time with your friends, family, and love ones. Making movie watching more convenient is what GMovies, a product of Globe Telecom’s Digital Ventures division, and Robinsons Movieworld when they put up this innovation for their respective brands. Both GMovies and Robinsons Movieworld made a smart decision […]

CALCHEESE WAFER BISCUIT SNACK

Yummy wafer biscuit snack packed with calcium launched in the Philippines

 

 If there are foods that you want your kids to put in their mouth, it should be yummy and nutritious. Right? We’ve already heard of certain types of food that aren’t just low in nutrition but also poor in promoting healthier lifestyle. We don’t want our kids to snack on foods that doesn’t have proper nutritional values. In time for back-to-school season and also a Mother’s Day gift to all moms out there, Mayora Philippines recently launched CalCheese, a new cheese wafer biscuit packed with calcium and vitamins A, B1, B2, B6, and B12.  Held at the City of Dreams, the […]

K-DRAMA ACTOR KIM SOO HYUN IN MANILA FOR SAMSUNG QLED TV LAUNCH

Korean Superstar Kim Soo-hyun in Manila for Samsung QLED TV launch

 

 South Korean Actor of the Year 2014 and the star of television dramas such as Dream High, Moon Embracing the Sun, My Love from the Star, The Producers, and with movies like The Thieves, Kim Soo-hyun is back again in Manila, Philippines for his second visit and graced the official launch of the Samsung QLED TV at Okada Manila last Friday, May 26. Kim Soo-hyun arrived at the Okada ballroom to present, as VIP guest, the next innovation in television with the Samsung QLED TV – dubbed as “The Next Frontier” windows of entertainment delivering an impressive next generation display that […]

FIT FILIPINO MOVEMENT CHALLENGE 1 MILLION LBS

Why exercise matters

 

 Exercise is a form of any physical activity which is defined as bodily movement produced by skeletal muscles that results in caloric expenditure. Exercise is also any movement carried out by the skeletal muscles that require energy. It is also an intentional movement intended to improve or maintain physical fitness. Physical fitness is defined as the ability to carry out tasks without undue fatigue. It generates cardiorespiratory endurance and muscle strength flexibility. Any exercise can be done frequently with duration and intensity to achieve desired physical fitness. American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology recommend aerobic physical activity in 3-4 […]

VIVO V5S FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Vivo V5s first impressions: Enhanced Selfie Softlight is a killer

 

 Spoiler alert. The next in the Vivo V5 line of products completely amazed us with its killer Selfie Softlight feature that is designed to give its competitors a run for their money. The updated Selfie Softlight technology, already available with other V5 series, brings out a studio-like ambiance, similar to a professional photography studio, offered to enhance images during night mode and make a clear, crisp, and stunning selfie images even in poor lighting conditions. IMHO, same with the other V5 models, the softlight feature will also be the main selling point of the V5s. Superior Camera: Front and Rear And as we talk […]

WENDY'S GOES KOREAN

Annyeonghaseyo! Wendy’s Goes Korean with Kimchi flavored treats

 

 We bet you didn’t see this coming but Wendy’s making your love for all and everything that’s Korea(n), closer to home! Introducing a journey to the world’s famous flavors, Wendy’s added another twist that will make you roll-over and excited just as you are with KDrama, KPop, Goblin, and YES, we know that there are a lot more. For girls who can’t stop thinking about Gong Yoo and guys who can’t still get over with Jun Ji-hyun, let your taste buds enjoy Korean sensation with the all new Kimchi Chicken Fillet and Kimchi Loaded Fries. Taste the Korean flavors whilst watching […]

TELUS DAYS OF GIVING

2,600 TELUS volunteers commit to TELUS Days of Giving

 

 “Day of Giving is TELUS’s part of worldwide core philosophy that really starts on how we think about our responsibility in business. Our Day of Giving is a pinnacle of our giving activity where we do volunteer work throughout the year in every country we operate,” said Jeffrey Puritt, President and CEO of TELUS International whom we’ve met in person during the TELUS Days of Giving CSR program held in Rosauro Almario Elementary School in Tondo, Manila last May 13, 2017. The rising temperature heat index of that particular Saturday did not stop TELUS’s work force who came in with […]