• Technology

    MagicJack Go: a Review

    I was in a branch of Best Buy in Las Vegas about two weeks ago (January 2019) when I noticed MagicJack Go for sale. I had heard of the MagicJack VOIP service many years ago [...]
  • Technology

    Hushed App: First Impressions

    Hushed promises “end-to-end encrypted messaging and unlimited private disposable phone numbers, and SMS messaging”. It offers the ability to have a second or even several telephone numbers on your phone using the Hushed App, and [...]
  • Books

    Classic Bedtime Stories by Scott Gustafson

    Classic Bedtime Stories (ISBN 978-1579657604) is the third book of fairy tales by illustrator Scott Gustafson that I bought. Like the first two, Classic Fairy Tales and Classic Storybook Fables, this one is big, bright [...]

Books

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My DTP History

by Jun Pineda in Highlights

I first dabbled in desktop publishing when I bought MicroDesign 2 for my Amstrad PCW. That was in the early 90s, and I was hooked. MicroDesign got my creative juices flowing though it was pretty [...]

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  • There is a handful of Filipino restaurants in Rome. I reviewed one of them in March, Sarap Restaurant, and now, I would like to talk about Pinoy Fast Food, where I had lunch today. Pinoy [...]
  • So, electronics chain Maplin has announced it will be closing all its branches and even its website. Like many others, I’m saddened by the news. I’ve spent many happy hours walking around branches of Maplin. [...]
  • We’ve had milk, white and dark varieties of popular chocolate Kit Kat, and now we’re about to see pink Kit Kat. I was intrigued to read today that Kit Kat Ruby, as it will be [...]