It is exciting to be in Manila. We are now in the center of the next generation of Mobile 2.0 services from the biggest telcos. This week, Smart launches Sandbox, while Globe launches Pixlink. It is interesting to see the difference in mobile strategies in the attempt to elevate the user mobile experience from SMS-Centric to Social Multimedia-Centric. We will have to wait and see who will win the Mobile 2.0 Wars. 🙂 Read More: Mobile 2.0 Wars: Sandbox vs. Pixlink
The best time to watch the Manila Bay sunset is usually during the first week of March. In this period, the cool winds bid farewell to Manila as we welcome the start of summer. As the sun sets in Manila Bay, you’ll notice that the sun is fully round and, often, it paints the sky with a reddish or orange hue.
Pamana is a showcase of the best Filipino dishes that Happy Ongpauco, the owner, inherited from her family and foodie friends. It is the next generation reincarnation of Barrio Fiesta.
Happy Cream Puff is now finally in Makati!
After closing shop in 2005, Whistlestop is back to reclaim its 24 by 7 Comfort Food dominance and proclaim its culinary heritage since 1977.
Eat Well! Delicious Kitchen by Law Kwok Keung (former Shangri-La chef) is the Best Chinese Restaurant in the Fort for me.
Congratulations to Claude Tayag, Ivan Man Dy and Market Manila for showcasing the Filipino cuisine to the World. Anthony Bourdain credited the slow-roasted lechon in Cebu as “The Best Pig Ever” (kudos to MarketManila!). This puts the Philippines’ pork dish in the #1 slot in Bourdain’s Hierarchy of Pork.
The AIM Internet Marketing Course for Business Executives is now OPEN. I’m excited to be part of it and I’ll be teaching only certain topics which includes:
– Generating Traffic: Internet Advertising & Search Engine Marketing
– Creating the Mindset: Manage Your Company’s Brand and Reputation Online
– Blogging & Blog Marketing: Conversations that can lead to Conversions
We love Aidan’s first photoshoot. Raymond Marcelo of Shotwell Studios did a great job with Aidan’s class picture. How I wish I can get the high – res files. My favorite photo is the one where he was seated with his legs up. What’s your favorite?
Here are Top 9 Ideas on How to Celebrate Valentine’s Weekend 2009