Filipinos join #IGF2014 – but where’s the Aquino gov’t?

ISTANBUL – The ninth meeting of the Internet Governance Forum opened September 2nd and runs until the 5th here in this beautiful capital city of Turkey. Organizers said the Istanbul IGF has about 3,000 participants from governments, intergovernmental organizations, business, the technical community and civil society, coming from at least 132 countries. About a dozen […]

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Rise up on Disasters; Tech to the Rescue

The second Geeks on a Beach (GOAB) conference held at Mövenpick Hotel, Lapu Lapu City, Cebu provided time for the topic of isaster relief and rescue. Here is the deck I presented on Day 2 on behalf of TweetUpMNL: Created with Haiku Deck, presentation software that inspires Cheers and congratulations to Techtalks.ph and the whole […]

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Madness

Megalomania is defined as “a psychopathological condition characterized by delusional fantasies of power, relevance, omnipotence, and by inflated self-esteem”. Sounds familiar, right? Megalomania comes to mind as we read and try to understand the news about President BS Aquino’s desire for a term extension. Moreover, in the process of amending the Constitution to lift the […]

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