9 Tips for an Easier and Wiser Christmas Online Shopping

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

Online Shopping 101: A Checklist on How to Discern which Shops are Trustworthy

We know that a lot of people, especially the baby boomers (or older) like my parents are technologically-challenged. Many of us millennials and Gen-Xers ridicule them and become impatient with them when it comes to technology. However, there’s this term I would like to coin that deals with people, not just baby boomers and older, but millennials as well. I like to call it: online … Continue reading Online Shopping 101: A Checklist on How to Discern which Shops are Trustworthy

Online Shopping 101: Issues and Perks

In spite of the uproar and several perks of online shopping in the Philippines, many are still wary of it due to data privacy, usability, and other legal issues. Online Shopping & Data Protection Online shopping in the Philippines is still quite tricky especially since a lot of shoppers prefer “mano-mano” (filling out sort of a questionnaire for their details instead of an order form … Continue reading Online Shopping 101: Issues and Perks

Emulating the Sustainable SMART Home

I know this post is way out of my league because the home I’m living in right now is not even 20% sustainable and tech-driven. However, let’s just imagine the ideal homes we see in Korean dramas or only in TV commercials. The smart homes, tech-driven homes with human sensor lights and even trash cans, new automated washing machines, ovens that can cook for you … Continue reading Emulating the Sustainable SMART Home

Davao’s first love, Nokia, and its new Android gems

Oh, Nokia! Nokia! My first love! HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, invited us to get the first dibs on the Nokia 2 and 3, which will later be launched here in Davao. I’ve been really curious about Nokia for the past few years, especially after they finally succumbed to the Android format. As most of us know, many people would’ve wanted to buy … Continue reading Davao’s first love, Nokia, and its new Android gems

Just updated to macOS High Sierra: my first impressions

This post also appears in Widget Essentials Blog. I just upgraded my macOS to High Sierra! I updated as soon as my MacBook prompted me to do so. The update was rather slow, compared to previous updates. I didn’t really expect anything grand, despite the delayed update. If I’m not mistaken, it took almost 2 hours or even more. I will be sharing with you … Continue reading Just updated to macOS High Sierra: my first impressions