As an Israelite-Natsari or YAHowan or Messianic (whichever label you prefer), no doubt there were people we've come across wearing tsitsit/tzitzit. These are four (4) tassles or fringes dangling on a person's clothing, usually placed on their pants, with a blue and white colour.
As a Natsari, should we wear tsitsit? The short answer is, yes, ...more
Star Trek: Discovery, the latest TV series of the ever popular Star Trek franchise, has officially started this week. The question for most, even perhaps after watching the first two episodes, will it be a good show? Is it worth the subscription to CBS All Access or Netflix?
Here's my take but be warned, there will ...more
NVIDIA is organising its first AI-focused regional conference in Singapore in October. The NVIDIA AI Conference will highlight how a new computing model using graphics processing unit (GPU) deep learning can transform the world.
The two-day event will be held at Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre, starting with a Deep Learning Institute (DLI) workshop ...more
YouTube has been testing a new design for a couple of years now for a limited set of testers who were able to opt-in when it started. Today, some brand accounts were automatically migrated to the new YouTube layout which comes with a dark theme.
The roll-out seems to be available for brand accounts only at ...more
A few days ago, I received an email from Jollibee's Happyplus that I won ₱500 in their monthly raffle draw. Cool, I thought, because as one of the first batch of users of the Happyplus Card, I have not won anything despite loading ₱500 to ₱1000 per month when the program started (I have strong ...more
The EDSA-Roxas Boulevard area is one of the busiest place in Pasay City. It is a major intersection of two national roads; and a major passenger drop-off and pick-up point. EDSA-Ortigas or EDSA-Quezon Avenue are nothing compared to the numerous problems of EDSA-Roxas.
Part 1 of this short series will focus on what I started to ...more
Today, I foolishly clicked a link in an email I received from Spotify without checking the URL first. It was all due to timing and how the login from the fake site works. I did a simple investigation and found interesting things.
I am subscribed to Spotify Family, Philippines pricing of ₱195 per month. Today, ...more
This is a video made by KFC Philippines where they went the extra mile to deliver their tasty KFC chicken to a 69-year old mother who never had a birthday since she was 8. In this video, KFC Philippines also gave away free chicken meals to all the senior citizens and PWD in the flooded ...more
The Big One, we hear this a lot for the past few years from different government agencies, representatives/speakers, and politicians. This is the expected long-overdue 7.2-magnitude earthquake that may hit the National Capital Region. To help prepare for it, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology has provided an official FaultFinder interactive map.
The PHIVOLCS FaultFinder ...more
Pray. How should we pray? To whom are we praying to? What are the parts of a prayer? These are the questions that we should be asking. This is a very important subject as we were told all throughout the Scripture that we must pray.
In this post, we will analyse the popularly called "The Lord's ...more
"You shall not covet your neighbor's house; you shall not covet your neighbor's wife or his male servant or his female servant or his ox or his donkey or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
Shemot (Exodus) 20:17
What is "covet"?
According to Google, covet is ...more
"You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor."
Shemot (Exodus) 20:16
In a perfect world, witnesses are not needed. But we are not living in a perfect world, in fact, Sha'ul (Paul) the Apostle said:
redeeming the time, because the days are ...more