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Tributes pour in for Monico Atienza and Rene O. Villanueva

The blogosphere is in mourning over the death of Monico “Nick” Atienza, secretary-general of the mythical Kabataan Makabayan during the First Quarter Storm, former political detainee, victim of military torture and military ambuscades, and university professor. Atienza and Rene O. Villanueva, head writer of Batibot and author of children’s books, multi-awarded writer and playwright. succumbed […]

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Today’s dose of tech news

First off, something local: Former NEDA Secretary Romulo Neri faces arrest over his refusal to appear before the Senate investigation into the National Broadband Network scandal. To protect the omerta, Malacanang has vowed to do everything to “protect” Neri. Groups such as Agham and CPU should now start checking the contents of the failed NBN […]

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