Dexter Rodrigo Matilla
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VIDEO: Catching up with Bb. Pilipinas-Universe Ariella Arida
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - September 9, 2013 - 9:00pm
Caught up with Bb. Pilipinas-Universe 2013 Ariella Arida and asked her where she is now in her preparations for the Miss Universe 2013 pageant.
VIDEO: Simple beauty tips from Anne Curtis
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - September 5, 2013 - 11:08am
There is no denying that Anne Curtis is one of the Philippines' most beautiful faces and is an absolute crowd darling. During Avon's launch of its New Make-Up Collection, Anne the brand ambassador shared some of...
An award-winning mobile phone that runs on a single AA battery
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - September 4, 2013 - 12:48pm
With tropical storms getting stronger and dumping more rainfall every year, it is inevitable that Filipinos will have to constantly deal with flooding, damage to property, and worst, loss of life.
How Hennan Resorts Group's expansion helps Phl tourism
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - September 2, 2013 - 5:44pm
The Henann Resorts Group, under which belong Boracay Regency Beach Resort and Convention Center, Regency Lagoon Resort, and Boracay Garden Resort, and Bohol’s Hennan Resort Alona Beach, has continuously shown...
Celebrating greatness of spirit at the Ramon Magsaysay awards
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - September 1, 2013 - 3:52am
In recognizing this year’s Ramon Magsaysay awardees, the foundation’s Board Chairman Juan B. Santos asks whether the so-called "millennials" or the digital age generation are able to value the...
The world's slimmest waterproof full HD smartphone is here
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 29, 2013 - 7:59am
Slim at 6.5mm, the Sony Xperia Z Ultra also happens to have the largest full HD (1920x1080) display in any smartphone today at 6.4”.
Perseverance, peace, pursuit of happiness for Cobra Pinoy Heroes
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 28, 2013 - 9:30pm
The saying that there is always a rainbow after a storm could not be more appropriate as four colorful individuals and their feel-good stories of heroism have been brought to the spotlight and honored at the awarding...
Make memorable 'staycation' memories with Makati, Mastercard
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 28, 2013 - 10:08am
What makes staycations so appealing?
Filipino bartender wins bronze in international bartending competition
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 27, 2013 - 8:32pm
A Filipino bartender has won bronze in the World Cocktail Championship held recently in Prague, Czech Republic.
Filipino artist Rodney Yap's 'Primeval' exhibit rocks Wroclaw
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 26, 2013 - 6:23pm
Filipino artist Rodney Yap’s exhibit “Primeval” opened to great acclaim recently at the BWA Gallery of Contemporary Art in Wroclaw in Poland.
Review: 'Ang Tag-Araw ni Twinkle'
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 26, 2013 - 12:55pm
A film that seemingly intends to tackle the issue of the youth’s proclivity to take drugs, alcohol, and engage and premarital sex turns into a deeper tale of redemption in director Gil M. Portes&rsqu...
Words of wisdom from 'Pawn Stars' father-and-son Rick and Corey
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 24, 2013 - 4:27pm
In the possession of Rick, Corey, "Old Man" and "Chumlee" are five Olympic medals, Superbowl rings, and a gold medal from Pele's last world cup in 1970.
Quality talent pool pushes Convergys Philippines' 10-year growth
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 15, 2013 - 11:10am
One of the pioneers in the BPO (business process outsourcing) industry chalks up its dynamic ten-year growth to the availability of a high quality talent pool in the Philippines. 
Daphne Oseña Paez: 'I will continue to be committed to children'
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 14, 2013 - 5:43pm
Daphne Oseña Paez hardly considers herself to be a celebrity. Rather, she describes herself as nothing more than a storyteller who has been given the opportunity to help UNICEF Philippines in...
Anything but silent
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 13, 2013 - 7:10pm
Organizers of the 7th Manila International Silent Film Festival are in agreement that it probably is a misnomer for the featured genre to be named as such.
Kalibo engineering students get financial support from rebranded LCC
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 8, 2013 - 9:08am
Eight aspiring engineering students were named scholars recently by Tiger Air Philippines in fitting ceremonies held in Kalibo, Aklan.  The announcement was made on the eve of Tiger Air’s inaugural Singapore-Kalibo...
Review: 'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters'
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 8, 2013 - 8:23am
One of the biggest things going against “Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters” is also the biggest baddie in the film—Kronos. I hate to say it but I’ve already seen the Titan king go down...
Film star Liam Neeson joins call to end violence against children
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 6, 2013 - 9:45am
A powerful video narrating a series of scenes depicting invisible violence against children has been released recently by UNICEF.
Alice's interactive 'Wonderland'
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 5, 2013 - 4:30pm
Productions by Repertory Philippines’ Theater for Young Audiences have always been known to include its audience whenever possible.
Review: 'Sana Dati' (Cinemalaya 2013 - Directors Showcase)
by Dexter Rodrigo Matilla - August 2, 2013 - 1:42pm
Every once in a while there comes a Filipino film that is as close to perfection as it could get—from the cinematography, the actors, the acting, and most importantly, the story.
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