Scram, scammers! Scam-proof your finances

You always want what you can’t—or shouldn’t—have. OK, fine, it’s not just you; it applies to us too, and practically any human being who has ever lived. This desire has many forms: it could be you wanting someo...

Have e-books been outbooked? We say not quite

Last December 2017, sometime after the long daze of the holidays, I finally caved in and bought a Kindle Paperwhite. Aside from its unexpectedly small size, I was surprised by how it finally got me to go throug...

Entechpreneur: Honesty Apps

How many times do you check your smartphone every day? Or, put in another way, how many hours do you spend per day on your phone, whether for personal use or for business? We can guarantee two things: your esti...

Entechpreneur: MOKU

After passing through Shaw Boulevard’s perennial traffic and turning toward A. Mabini St. in Mandaluyong, it’s easy to step on the gas and zoom on through to Wilson St. (yet another gridlock magnet). Besides, t...

On the state of womanhood in the Philippines

One would think that in the year 2017, we’ve already made significant progress and shed generations-old biases. Oh, no, not at all. In fact, we seem to be moving all the way backward. Let’s start with contracep...

MWC 2017: Mercedes-Benz’s Barcelona stopover

A subtle change has been happening in global tech exhibitions for a few years now: the wide (and still growing) variety in the vendors and brand names that make it to the show floor don’t exactly match the exhi...

MWC 2017: Lenovo goes for “Different”

Some companies choose to keep the media spotlight on a few products at a time. Then there are companies like Lenovo that unveil an entire trove of new gear every time they hit the stage at a major tech event. G...