Friday, May 16, 2003

14 year-old Devon March discovers on his father's deathbed that he must seek his true identity.
Want to try an alternative to Harry Potter? Try this magical tale of gothic suspense and mystery... [more]

Posted by Manuel [Sorcerers of the Nightwing (The Ravenscliff Series, Book 1, by Geoffrey Huntington)]

If you're intrigued by the thought that you're on the right track if more than 90% of people disagree with you, or that success is not logical, or that in order to be successful you need to be stupid and lazy, then this book is for you... [more]

Posted by Manuel [The Spirituality of Success: Getting Rich With Integrity (by Vincent M. Roazzi)]

Wireless Internet Providers in the Philippines are making their presence felt in full-page and full-spread newspaper advertisements. The two Wi-Fi internet service providers I've seen so far are connected with PLDT and Globe. [more]

Posted by Manuel [Wireless Internet Providers, Philippines]

Thursday, May 15, 2003

Here are India pictures taken during Angel's trip to India... (first installment) [more]

Posted by Manuel [India Pictures, India Travelogue]

Wednesday, May 14, 2003

When employees can't find anything to read, they get bored and end up watching more and more TV. It would be great if we could spend a bit more time reading and learning. That's probably why Suzanne Beecher started emailing her employees excerpts from books -- it helped get them back into their "reading groove." [more]

Posted by Manuel [Read More, Watch TV Less]

Tuesday, May 13, 2003

It's now possible to order and buy things via sms text in the UK:

I wonder who will try this here in the Philippines...

Posted by Manuel [M-Commerce via SMS Text]

Monday, May 12, 2003

Here's a pencam photo of Ali sleeping atop her quilt. Just click on the thumbnail below to see the larger version:

Baby sleeping on top of quilt

She's growing so fast. Before you know it, she'll probably not fit in the camera frame anymore. ;-)

(Nope, I haven't purchased a "real" digital camera. Maybe when I start taking more pencam pics. We'll see.) [more]

Posted by Manuel [Pencam Photo > Ali Sleeping]

Stratego... is it still possible to find this boardgame here in the Philippines? We found a pricey version at Landes (5th Level, Podium). A quick check at Amazon shows you can get it at a bargain, especially if you have relatives willing to bring it home from the USA.

But if you plan to ship the Stratego boardgame from the USA to Manila, pay taxes, pay for gas to claim the product at the Post Office, the total cost will be somewhat closer to the Landes retail price here. [more]

Posted by Manuel [Stratego Rules and Strategies]

Do you want to know how to get your ebook listed on Amazon "in 3 easy stages"? Check out's Nov 2002 article: Get your ebooks listed on

Quick Summary: Get your ebook listed in, because Amazon will list everything in the records of that library. Good luck with your ebook marketing efforts!

Posted by Manuel [How To Get Your Ebook Listed On Amazon]