Windows Azure Platform Training Kit – October 2011 Update

Windows Azure Platform Training Kit – October 2011 Update now ready to download. Last month I attended a Windows Azure University held at Microsoft Philippines HQ. I’m so very blessed the training 100% free.   The Windows Azure Platform Training Kit includes a comprehensive set of technical content including hands-on labs, presentations, and demos that are designed to help you learn how to use the Windows Azure platform, including: Windows Azure, SQL Azure and the Windows Azure AppFabric.   The October 2011 update of the training kit includes the following…

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R.O.X. presents must-haves for the outdoors

It’s the perfect time to explore and enjoy the outdoors. A four-day weekend is in the offing, and for the adventurous crowd, this means four days of fun in the wild. And whether you plan to go hiking, biking, surfing, or just hanging out in the beach, Recreational Outdoor eXchange or R.O.X., Southeast Asia’s biggest outdoor superstore, has the perfect gear for you. “As the region’s leading outdoor expert, R.O.X offers world renowned brands spanning a wide variety of outdoor sports and activities, making us a one-stop shop for all…

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FINESSE Shampoo Activation Event

Don Juan Quixote and some Pinoy bloggers got a changed to meet, great this hunk celebrity and Finesse Brand Ambassador for BPO, Mr. Andrew Wolff and Ms. Aiza- Brand Manager, Finesse. This event was very unique, the event started 11pm in the evening. Why? The main audience or shall we say target market is Call Centers. Venue was on one of BPO’s Office in Eastwood, Libis, Quezon City.  Finesse team setup a small booth beauty salon, wherein BPO staff can try the product and also style their hair with Finesse…

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Keeping cool, the healthy way with Carrier

When it comes to air conditioning, today’s health-conscious consumers want and need much more than just a cooling product; they want a cooling solution, one that not only provides efficient and unparalleled cooling. More importantly, they want an air conditioner that contributes to wellness, and improves not just their level of comfort, but their quality of life. Concepcion-Carrier Air Conditioning Company, the country’s trusted name in air conditioning, has answered the call for healthy cooling with the Carrier Designer Series, i-Cool and Xpower models, the best air conditioners in their…

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Protect your feet with Thorlos™ Socks

You may spend thousands of pesos to beautify your skin. And spend thousands more to get a fit and trim body.   But did you ever stop to think that underneath it all – what can give you a good feeling all over — are healthy feet that run and walk with energy and confidence?   Our feet are more important than we think. We can’t function well if our feet are tired. We can’t smile or feel good if our feet hurt. We can’t reach our destination if our…

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First SharePoint Saturday in Manila

SharePoint Saturday is an educational, informative & lively day filled with sessions from respected SharePoint professionals & MVPs, covering a wide variety of SharePoint-orientated topics. SharePoint Saturday is FREE, open to the public and is your local chance to immerse yourself in SharePoint!  SharePoint Saturday was been organized by non-Microsoft employees, meaning SharePoint Saturday is not an official Microsoft event, it was organized by SharePoint Users Group from different regions. Last Saturday (October 22), The SharePoint Saturday Manila was held at Microsoft Philippines HQ, a first SharePoint Saturday happening in…

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Skype is now part of Microsoft

A software application that allows users to make voice and video calls and chat over the Internet is  now part of Microsoft.  On 10 May 2011, Microsoft Corporation agreed to acquire Skype Communications, S.à r.l for US$8.5 billion.[10] The company was incorporated as a division of Microsoft, and Microsoft acquired all of the company’s technologies, including Skype, with the purchase. This was completed on 13 October 2011   ” Together we will bring innovative technology to friends, families and colleagues everywhere. And now the future possibilities for our customers are even…

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Join Run for Pasig River 11.20.2011

Hi! I just want to invite you to join Run for Pasig on November 20, 2011 at SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City. Run for the Pasig River 2011November 20, 2011SM Mall of Asia (Finish area) EVENTS3K, 5K, 10KA ceremonial 21-kilometer run is not open to the public. REGISTRATION FEERegistration Fees (tentative) will be P300.00 for the 3K and 5K runs while the 10k race will be at P450.00.A student rate of P150.00 for 3k and 5k will be offered upon presentation of student I.D WHERE TO REGISTERRegistration for…

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Join Nathan’s Ridge Run on November 20th at the Tagaytay Highlands

I wish I’m free on this date because I like join this running event held at Tagaytay Highlands. I still a beginner runner, but I want to challenge myself if I can run on a cold climate like Tagaytay.  By the way, below is the press relase regarding  Nathan’s Ridge Run. Press Release:  Nathan’s Ridge Run coming this November Eco-friendly race boasts scenic, challenging route. A breathtaking view of nature overlooking the lush greeneries of Tagaytay, an uphill road course through rolling hills, and never-before-opened running areas set the Nathan Ridge Run…

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Free Concert: MTV EXIT in Manila (October 29)

MTV EXIT Returns to the Philippines to fight human trafficking JAY PARK, EVALINE, PAROKYA NI EDGAR, PUPIL, EBE DANCEL, AND ITCHYWORMS TO PERFORM AT MTV EXIT FREE CONCERT ON OCTOBER 29 AT SM MALL OF ASIA CONCERT GROUNDS SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY NEW MTV EXIT CELEBRITY AMBASSADOR, DINGDONG DANTES 18 OCTOBER 2011, MANILA: MTV EXIT (End Exploitation and Trafficking), in partnership with the Philippines Government, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Australian Government’s Agency for International Development (AusAID) today announced the return of the MTV EXIT campaign…

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Happy 7th Birthday Ubuntu! Woot woot!!

I just want to greet you a happy happy happy 7th Birthday Ubuntu…. “Ubuntu is a new Linux distribution that brings together the extraordinary breadth of Debian with a fast and easy install, regular releases (every six months), a tight selection of excellent packages installed by default and a commitment to security updates with 18 months of security and technical support for every release.” http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/10/ubuntu-7th-birthday-today-look-back-at-where-it-all-began/

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Sarap at Home with Friends (season 4)

Just got home from Sarap at Home with Friends Season 4 PressCon at Discovery Suites in Pasig City. The press con was hosted by  ultimate Pinoy hunk, entertainment heartthrob, boy-next-door and a TV host Mr. JC Cuadrado.  Don Juan Quixote got  lucky to meet and great the resident host Ms. Sam Oh, Jackie Rice, Fabio Ide and Ramon Bautista.  This cooking is not just a cooking show but with a kwela episodes that you will really love to follow. Not just watching segment, you also learn on how to  budget…

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