Only a few of us would admit that we’re addicted to social media. It’s rarely discussed in the cute cat videos, senseless (and witty) memes, rubbish viral videos, and other trending content we mindlessly scroll through on our favorite social media platforms. The reality is that since many of us are on social media more than 4 hours a day, it already affects us significantly. … Continue reading CNA’s ‘Beyond the Viral Video’ Discusses the Effects of Social Media
Good news to all influencers and creators in Southeast Asia! VIDCON, the online community of online video and Digital creators, is coming to town! As a large community, VIDCON already has had ongoing sessions and events that feature all influencers and creators in the world. However, this time, they will focus on the impact of Southeast Asia’s digital people. The 3.5-hour VidCon Now virtual event … Continue reading Join Patrick Starr, Wengie, and other influencers at the VIDCON NOW
Christmas rush is coming, and countless online “discounts” are very tempting. Our brains have been trained to open our wallets and jump on every sale in an instant. However, everyone needs to know how to discern certain things when shopping online. Money doesn’t just fall off from trees, and we need to protect our finances, especially now that we’re at the onset of a pandemic, … Continue reading 9 Tips for an Easier and Wiser Christmas Online Shopping
I almost don’t remember a time when cats and kawaii culture were not so popular, and there may not be a time; it just didn’t get on my radar. These days, cats are the consistent internet stars, even more than dogs. Cats and Kawaii culture have always worked hand in hand in bringing joy to people like me, who could use even just a tiny … Continue reading 12 Kawaii Items that will Bring Joy to Cat Lovers
Former 2ne1 member Minzy is unstoppable. After 2NE1’s breakup and leaving YG in 2016, she joined The Music Works and went solo. But after that didn’t work out, she set out on her own again and built her own agency, MZ Entertainment, just recently. Right after leaving The Music Works, she releases her single album called, Lovely. And now, she’s out to make waves in … Continue reading Minzy Joins Viva Artists Agency in the Philippines
The promise of technological advancements brings ease and improvement in people’s lives. BDO’s Cash Agad applies that social responsibility. In ASIN’s sociopolitical hit, “Balita,” the band sings to an outsider about the horrid things that are happening to their beloved land. In general, the song talks about conflict in the Mindanao with certainly eludes most people in the Philippines, especially the “more developed areas” such … Continue reading BDO’s Cash Agad Brings Technology to Ph’s Secluded Areas
The annual All That Matters Festival is kicking off and will be held 100% online this year. The theme will be about making connections and learning, entitled, CONNECTIONS THAT MATTER. The online festival will run from September 14 – 18, 2020. Being Asia’s biggest event, which combines Music, Sports, Gaming, and Entertainment industries, All That Matters Festival connects people with the same endeavors while learning … Continue reading Ryan Cayabyab, Edison Chen, 88Rising, Youtube, and more Leads Line-up in this Online Festival
Climate Change is so real. Yes, most of us probably believe it. We even condescendingly hit US President Donald Trump for saying that he doesn’t. And yes, again, let me tell him and people like him that it is indeed REAL. I’ve noticed it from five years back–how the light coming from the sun seems orangey. I don’t remember days being colored like it–how the … Continue reading CNA’s ‘The Longest Day’ Showcases How Climate Change Affects Asia
Verizon Media and Yahoo!, in cooperation with GEANCO Foundation has officially launched STOR14S, a podcast that features short stories for children narrated by some of the world’s renowned actors. This campaign was established to help raise money for Africa with their fight against coronavirus. “STOR14S” will feature GEANCO ambassadors Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), Benedict Cumberbatch (Doctor Strange), Jeff Daniels (The Newsroom), Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years A Slave), Thandie Newton (Westworld), and David Oyelowo (Selma), Russel … Continue reading Catch Some of your Favorite Actors as they Narrate Short Stories for Children in STOR14S
While many of us are affected by the current COVID-19 pandemic, there are people who are suffering more. Aside from poverty, many of our brothers and sisters are displaced–or what we call refugees. A study from the University of Birmingham shows that many forced migrants and refugees are afraid of seeking medication because they might get deported. Apart from that, they are currently living in … Continue reading Choose Art | Give Light to Refugees Online Art Auction Supports Refugees Affected by COVID-19
Guest Post by Jim Morada, originally written on January 30, 2020 Warcraft 3 is one of the greatest and influential RTS (Real-time Strategy) games of all time that spawned DotA (Defense of the Ancients), League of Legends) and World of Warcraft which are all now a billion-dollar industry dominating the gaming space. 17 years after Warcraft III was released, Blizzard announced in 2018 at Blizzcon … Continue reading Warcraft 3: Reforged Review: Our Goldmine has Collapsed!
May the fourth be with you! In celebration of one of the most geeky-ish and ever-so-loyal fandom, we are converging cool items for the Star Wars Fanatics in your life, or if it’s you yourself. Maybe you can look forward to buying them after the quarantine, or if your country is still running imports. These would definitely make a Star Wars fan’s dreams come true, … Continue reading These Toys and Essentials would Make an Ultimate Star Wars Fan’s Fantasies Come True.