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How Mantawi Residences is poised to become Cebu’s 'Frontier of Progress'
by Jap Tobias - May 30, 2023 - 11:15am
Following the solid reputation built by the developers’ more than three-decade experience, RLC Residences has now ventured into its newest development in Cebu: Mantawi Residences. 
4 things that make the new ASUS Zenbook S 13 OLED 'thincredible'
by Jap Tobias - May 18, 2023 - 11:44pm
ASUS pushed the boundaries of design and technology in its latest iteration of ASUS Zenbook S 13 OLED to make it the ideal laptop for those who demand excellence, portability and performance.
Xiaomi launches Redmi Note 12 series that is cool for your budget — here are specs, features, prices
by Jap Tobias - April 20, 2023 - 6:23pm
Just in time for the summer, the new Redmi devices bring in an impressive array of specs and features that enable more users to “live vivid” and enjoy every day in high definition—all at a cool...
'Mukhang Canva lang?': Canva official, designers share thoughts on doubters
by Jap Tobias - April 5, 2023 - 12:38pm
Still hating on Canva? C'mon, guys. It's 2023.
Generative AI race heats up as Canva drops new ‘magic’ tools for visual communication
by Jap Tobias - March 28, 2023 - 7:01am
With its new tools, Canva harnesses the power of Generative AI models such as ChatGPT and image generator Stable Diffusion to offer its 125 million users new capabilities for designing, content writing, animation...
Women's Month: Filipina Airbnb hosts ranked second highest in the world
by Jap Tobias - March 6, 2023 - 10:31am
In the Philippines, 56% of all solo traveler nights in 2022 were booked by women, Airbnb reported, an indication that more Filipino women are being empowered by travel. 
#PhilstarPicks: Beat the summer slump with these productivity boosters under P500.
by Jap Tobias - March 3, 2023 - 6:33pm
There are things you can do—or perhaps, buy— to keep you on top of your deliverables during the summer season! Here are our #PhilstarPicks that can help you get out of the summer slump.
Long live the king: Homegrown Tapa King revamps its brand, takes on the world
by Jap Tobias - March 2, 2023 - 9:39am
What was a humble beginning in a small store in Makati has now grown into an iconic Filipino food brand—one that is now bringing the homestyle goodness of Tapa King into more parts of the world.
4 iconic Pinoy movies, shows set in Hong Kong – and how you can get there this 2023!
by Jap Tobias - February 28, 2023 - 9:34am
Here are four Filipino favorite movies and shows featuring the hustle and bustle of “Asia’s World City” Hong Kong.
Martial Law survivors recount experiences under dictatorship, counter 'Solid North' narrative in new book
by Jap Tobias - February 24, 2023 - 2:19pm
In hopes of keeping the national memory of Martial Law away from fading, victims-survivors from Northern Luzon on February 23 launched a new book aptly entitled "Panaglagip: The North Remembers — Martial law...
Fintech startup Advance provides financial benefits beyond the paycheck, partners with Sitel® Philippines
by Jap Tobias - February 2, 2023 - 5:30pm
This partnership will integrate Advance’s financial services into the benefits program of Sitel®, allowing over 43,000 employees to easily access a portion of their salaries anytime by way of a flexible...
Hong Kong’s pitch to OFWs: Fairness, good pay, clear protection from HK govt
by Jap Tobias - January 20, 2023 - 12:20pm
The Hong Kong government is keen on getting the number of FDHs in the country back to its pre-pandemic mark of around 400,000. Currently, there are about 330,000, of which 190,000 are Filipinos, accounting for 57%...
Safe ka ba? Gcash partners with PNP, strengthens online security features
by Jap Tobias - December 15, 2022 - 4:00pm
The signing of the memorandum of agreement that happened on November 24 strengthens Gcash’s partnership with authorities and regulators to help ensure the whole e-wallet ecosystem is safe for all.
Samsung paves the way for the future of premium comfort, unveils latest air solutions
by Jap Tobias - December 14, 2022 - 11:48am
Samsung WindFree™ room air conditioners employ a cooling technology that silently disperses air through micro holes at an intensely high speed to create a still-air environment for more comfortable cooling...
REVIEW: Why OPPO A77s might just be your next 13th-month pay ‘budol’
by Jap Tobias - December 13, 2022 - 4:33pm
Your money, your rules! But the new OPPO A77s is certainly a 'budol' to consider!
These schools nationwide are the best when it comes to cleanliness, sanitation – Here's what we can learn
by Jap Tobias - December 9, 2022 - 12:00pm
The Eskwelang Unstoppable Awards was held last November 15 at the DepEd Central Office in Pasig City to recognize the collective efforts of teachers, parents and students in improving school sanitation and establishing...
Bet you didn’t know this secret ingredient that can elevate your dishes? Try out these Tiktok recipe vids
by Jap Tobias - November 25, 2022 - 6:32pm
Have your own milky creamy creations made with Nestlé Carnation Evap that made you say #AngSarapNga? Now is the perfect time to share because your recipe can win you P20,000 cash and a gift pack from Ang...
Stop dreaming, start packing! How to plan and enjoy the Europe trip you’ve always wanted
by Jap Tobias - November 21, 2022 - 10:45am
Rated by The World Tourism Organization as the most visited continent, Europe takes up more than 50% of the world’s tourists.
Rising Filipino social media stars get the spotlight on AnyMind Awards Night
by Jap Tobias - October 25, 2022 - 4:44pm
With hundreds of influencers in its roster, AnyCreator, the creator platform of AnyMind, picked 11 content creators and influencers who stood out in their respective fields.
GADGET REVIEW: Here’s why OPPO Reno8 Z 5G doesn’t disappoint
by Jap Tobias - October 18, 2022 - 4:30pm
Reno8 Z 5G delivers stellar portraits, spectacular design and smooth performance.`
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