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tech companies take a stand on #blacklivesmatter

We are certainly in dire times, but one good thing that came out of the recent protests over the death of George Floyd, is how technology and social media played its role to enforce awareness of police violence and the long-running systemic racism against black people in America.  This has also caught the eye of the world […]

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Do the #Hashtag

ever wonder if we ever use hashtag (#) in everything we say?  check out jimmy fallon and justin timberlake’s take on this 🙂hashtags (#) rose to popularity due to microblogging sites such as Twitter and later Facebook to help filter out popular topics on the web.

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The Pinoy Selfie

PINOYs love taking photos. you are in a group dinner. they just served your fav sizzling tuna, sweet-and-sour pork and salted crab.  you realize you have to capture this, you got your smartphone and asked your friend to take a picture of you with the food. you post them in Instagram with the text, “Yummy!” […]

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Top 50 Pinoy Celebrities on Twitter

People Asia’s National Sweetheart, the very beautiful and often wacky Anne Curtis recently gathered 5M followers on Twitter making her the most famous PINOY celeb on the social network site (even besting other foreign celebs).  check out below the top 50 PINOY celebs on Twitter listed by socialbakers.com, which you might want to follow as well 🙂 Anne […]

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Facebook Gets Hashtag Support

Facebook users can now use Hashtags (#) to filter and better organize their timeline content.   it was in 2007 when Chris Messina used hashtags. Twitter eventually adopted the system to filter tweets based on certain topics. since then, the hashtag has been adopted by other services, including Flickr, Tumblr, Google+ and even Facebook-owned Instagram.

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UPCAT – USTET Online Tussle

a post from an unofficial UPCAT (UP College Admissions Test) Facebook page by its administrators triggered an online uproar from UST students after the latter’s admins made a comment about the difficulty of UST’s own entrance exams.on jan8 this post regarding University of Sto. Tomas (UST)’s admission exams was posted, “Lumabas na pala ang results […]

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