Monthly Archives: August 2012

MVP riding the digital age

Embrace it. This is how Manny V. Pangilinan wanted to respond to the digital age. MVP delivered a speech yesterday at the 6th Internet and Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines (IMMAP) Summit. He said that “we must embrace, rather than resist, the digital tsunami.” The business tycoon said his plans for the telecommunications companies […]

Tragedy on Twitter

As the Ateneo de Manila Blue Eagles and the Far Eastern University Tamaraws were dueling each other on the basketball court, three other people were dueling with death. One of them was DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo. I was too tired to watch the game on TV so I was cooped in my room, relaxing, while […]

A slam dunk site, and one that’s tumbling down

For a significant amount of my internet-surfing life, which amounts to about six or seven years, one subject trumps all: the NBA. I’ve been immersed neck-deep in it ever since 2001 when I was 9. It wasn’t until 2005 when I started reading about it regularly. Every afternoon, once I get home, I would go […]