Website hosting is a complicated affair to the uninitiated. Most people use free sites because it’s faster and easier to set up and maintain. In the mid-nineties, it would be places like Geocities and Yahoo that would host free personal sites. Geocities was later bought out by Yahoo. Lots of web sites that were hosted […]
MacHeist is a deal site I discovered around 2007 that gives great deals on Mac OSX software. They don’t always have a sale, but when they do, it’s worth checking out. What makes them different from most other deal sites, is that they usually hold a treasure hunt to get more software or discounts. Not […]
First full day with my Petzval lens. I took some pictures around the house to test how it goes. The lens focal length is 85mm. You do need to be at least 2 feet away to get the lens to focus. And 3-4 feet away so you can get a good background in. I’m using a […]
My Petzval Lens Kickstarter order arrived today!
Earlier this year, I decided to try the Bullet Journal system to see if it would suit my needs. So far, I’m finding it much easier to use than a pre-formatted paper planner. It is better for my tasks, thoughts, and notes. Having something physical seems to help me more than a purely digital system. […]
There are times when you forget you’ve actually done something until something surprises you to remember it. I was doing a Google search on my name, and the top post is something I had totally forgotten I’d done. I had submitted a selfie to the Mirror Project in 2003. In the time when we didn’t […]
Earlier today, Rica and I were discussing how my ManilaSpeak articles were doing. Turns out that the most viewed article I have at the site is my liempo recipe. Apparently, when you do a search for liempo Cebu recipe, it’s the one on top. I’m tickled! It’s not easy to get a Google search result like […]
I finally got the WordPress iOS app to work. Now I can post on the go! Things I need to remember to do this again: 1. iOS app requires that you log into WordPress first! I didn’t even remember that I had a WordPress log in. It’s been that long since I’ve used it.
It’s fun to play with Siri to see what answers the comes up with.
I finally got around to using the WordPress app for the iPad. I haven’t been updating this site in a long time, so I thought this would be a good way to see how I could update this more often. The next few days will show if it actually works.