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DepEd and HP’s Write& Read Workshop opens a world of creative and dynamic storytelling to students

2009 CNN Hero of the Year and HP Write&Read Ambassador Efren Peñaflorida inspires kids to hone their skills in writing and reading at the HP Write&Read Workshop held recently at SM North Annex Activity Center.

The country’s most promising young writers from various schools in Metro Manila recently converged at the Write&Read Workshop, an educational event conducted by Hewlett-Packard Philippines (HP), in partnership with the Department of Education-NCR (DepEd-NCR). A major part in HP’s A+ campaign, the workshop offered talented writers with a series of activities aimed at raising enthusiasm for the two fundamental pillars of education, writing and reading.

The Write&Read Workshop utilized different tools including educational games and hands-on teaching techniques to hone the participants’ creativity in story writing and visual storytelling.
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Posted by on August 21, 2012 in HP

 

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Antec announces the One enclosure

Antec, Inc., the global leader in high-performance computer components, announces the One enclosure, the latest addition to their Gaming Series. The One enclosure is an excellent option for mainstream gamers, new PC builders and seasoned system integrators alike as it provides user-friendly cooling and convenient features at an affordable price.

Performance Cooling Advantages- The One’s cooling system includes top & rear 120 mm exhaust fans with four additional 120 mm fan mounts. Perforated mesh construction yields additional airflow through the front of the chassis.
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Posted by on August 21, 2012 in Antec

 

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CM Storm Recon Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse

Cooler Master, an industry leading chassis, thermal solution, peripheral, and accessory manufacturer, today adds a formidable new tool of war to its arsenal, the Recon Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse by CM Storm.

Built for All
Sporting an ergonomic design with a Super Grip coated mouse body; Recon delivers a comfortable grip no matter if you are right or left-handed. It features a masterfully crafted body and ultra smooth Teflon mouse feet that provide a natural grip and motion, delivering a truly immersive gaming experience.
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Posted by on August 21, 2012 in Cooler Master, Technology

 

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Nokia stays ahead of the game with 40 free Games

Nokia Asha 311

Here’s good news for mobile games fans: Nokia has partnered with EA Games, the world’s leading interactive entertainment software company, for an exclusive offer that gamers surely cannot resist. Get 40 free EA Games (worth P2,000.00) that you can download within a limited period of time when you buy any of Nokia’s latest and most affordable Asha phones.

For action-filled or adventure games, check out Need for Speed Shift, Worms, The Sims 3 Ambitions, Medal of Honor, Command & Conquer 4 Tiberian Twilight, The Sims Medieval, Mystery Mania, The Sims 3 World Adventures and MySims.

Play as if you’re in the arcade with The Sims 2 Castaway, Marble Madness, Cluedo, Bejeweled, Peggle and Monopoly Here & Now.
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Posted by on August 21, 2012 in Nokia

 

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UP Fine Arts sophomore wins an iPad2 at Power Mac Center art contest

Jose Maria Tristan Yuvienco (middle) receives from Power Mac Center (PMC) Marketing Manager Joey Alvarez (left) and PMC Marketing Officer Jihan Muzada (right) his prizes for winning the Green Canvas Digital Illustration Contest.

Jose Maria Tristan Yuvienco, a bespectacled second year student of Fine Arts majoring in Visual Communication at the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City plans to build a career in digital arts someday where, unlike in traditional art, he would use computer software to create his masterpieces.

At 19 years old, he has already shown a lot of potential towards becoming a great one someday.

Just recently, he emerged as the winner at the Power Mac Center Green Canvas Digital Illustration Contest after beating other contestants who are almost twice his age.
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Posted by on August 21, 2012 in Power Mac Center

 

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Nokia users fly to new heights with Nokia Lumia

With the Nokia Lumia-PAL promo, 100 owners of the amazing Nokia Lumia smartphones are given a chance to fly all over the country for free. Courtesy of Nokia, Microsoft and Philippine Airlines, the winners can explore top local destinations like Legaspi, Kalibo, Cebu, Tagbilaran, Davao and Puerto Princesa, without having to worry about expensive airfare.

The winners, who were chosen through electronic raffle, can claim their prizes and travel certificates until September 14, 2012. Photo shows one of the lucky winners of the Nokia Lumia-PAL promo, Cecille Bautista (right) with her daughter.

Here is the complete list of winners.

 
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Posted by on August 17, 2012 in Microsoft, Nokia

 

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Globe, RIM unveil new promos for BlackBerry users on prepaid

On the back of increasing demand for BlackBerry® smartphones among prepaid users and affordable BlackBerry-specific data plans in the Philippines, Globe Telecom and Research In Motion (RIM), the makers of BlackBerry smartphones, partnered anew to introduce exclusive promos for prepaid subscribers available in authorized retail outlets.

For every purchase of a BlackBerry smartphone in any participating retail outlet, prepaid subscribers who avail of a one (1) month subscription to BlackBerry Chat at P99 will get additional two (2) months free. BlackBerry Chat allows subscribers to have unlimited access to BBM™ (BlackBerry® Messenger™), photo sharing and group chats anytime, anywhere.
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Posted by on August 17, 2012 in Blackberry, Globe Telecom, RIM (Blackberry)

 

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Bosch plans to establish a joint venture with Ningbo Polaris

Ningbo Polaris Technology Co., Ltd. was established in 2003. The company specializes in developing, manufacturing, and selling of eScooter motors in China under the POLTM brand

The Bosch Group plans to form a joint venture with Ningbo Polaris Technology, a Chinese provider of motors for electrically driven scooters (eScooters), with Bosch holding the majority. The joint venture is to develop, manufacture, and sell a comprehensive product portfolio of eScooter motors. An agreement to this effect was signed on August 13, 2012. It has been agreed that details of the transaction, which is subject to approval by the antitrust authorities, will not be disclosed. Ningbo Polaris Technology specializes in developing, manufacturing, and selling of eScooter motors in China under the POLTM brand. In 2011, the company sold over one million eScooter motors and employed some 450 associates.

Wheel-hub motor: biggest selling motor application for electrical vehicles
The global production output of the eScooter market in 2011 was about 27 million units. China was and will remain its dominant manufacturing location, with 98 percent of the production volume. “With a growth rate of six percent per annum the market will reach up to 46 million units in 2020”, said Udo Wolz, president of the Electrical Drives division.
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Posted by on August 17, 2012 in Bosch

 

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Small and does it all: The new HP t610 commercial desktop

Today’s small and medium businesses and micro-enterprises have growing business needs that they need to address through cost-saving IT resources. Answering this demand for an affordable yet powerful system is Hewlett-Packard (HP), the world’s largest technology company, with their latest innovation, the HP t610 commercial desktop that provides growing businesses with a computer system that saves space and power while powering up their business needs.

HP Market Development Manager Leonard Zapa shares the idea behind the development of the HP t610: “The needs of growing businesses in developing countries are largely similar to more established ones, but the difference comes with their resources. What makes the HP t610 perfect for small and medium or even large businesses is its reassuring performance housed in a distinctively small chassis, at a price point comparable to entry level desktops, yet offers the same level of warranty and reliability as higher end computers.” he said.
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Posted by on August 17, 2012 in HP, Technology

 

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Cosplayer Alodia Gosiengfiao joins the Canon family

Costume playing star Alodia Gosiengfiao is Canon’s newest brand ambassador for the Image Communications Products (ICP) division.

Most renowned for her cosplaying (costume playing) success, Alodia owns up as well to a multitude of talents, hobbies, and activities. Aside from the extreme dress up and makeup called for by cosplay, she expresses keen interests in gadgets, art, photography, music, and acting.
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Posted by on August 15, 2012 in Canon

 

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