Life & Times

Simple glam on the SONA red carpet

July 27, 2015 9:22 pm

Whether it is to heed the call of the Church to be more “sensitive” to the plight of the poor, or the fashion critics’ harsh critique of flashy and inappropriate attire for the daytime State of the Nation Address (SONA), … Read more »

A call for the passage of ‘green bills’

July 27, 2015 7:35 pm

“IT’S not hard to be green! Pass the ‘green’ bills now!” Two days before President Noynoy Aquino’s last State of the Nation Address (SONA), over 700 environmental activists marched around the Quezon Memorial Circle on July 25, for the annual … Read more »

Meeting other farmers

July 27, 2015 7:35 pm

TWO events come to mind this time of the year. First, the World Food Expo (Wofex) from August 5 to 8 that hosts our now annual Slow Food in the Philippines Summit; and second our annual coffee summit, which will … Read more »

Anne Curtis is now a mobile game

July 25, 2015 6:29 pm

Instagram: 3.4 million followers. Twitter: 8 million fans. Facebook: 10 million likers. In numbers, these make up the star power of showbiz A-lister Anne Curtis in social media. It is therefore no wonder that Curtis is the first Filipino personality … Read more »

G4 exceeds ‘great’ expectations

July 25, 2015 6:28 pm

Slowly but surely, LG is becoming a strong competitor against Android smartphone giant Samsung. In recent years, the tech company has developed high quality mobile phones that successfully catered the ever-growing demands of tech-savvy consumers who access everything with the … Read more »

Speakers for everyone from Braven

July 25, 2015 6:27 pm

Known in the audio industry for innovating portable speakers with built-in powerbanks, Braven expands its product line up in the Philippines to cater to different lifestyles of its Filipino customers. For audacious outdoor enthusiasts, the American brand is offering the … Read more »

Largest Power Mac now open

July 25, 2015 6:26 pm

Power Mac Center recently unveiled a newly transformed SM Megamall store, revealing a more dynamic presence of its first ever retail location in the Philippines. The landmark store’s makeover is seen to accelerate the growth of the country’s most reliable … Read more »

Mobilizing art toward charity

July 24, 2015 5:33 pm

Consider it an early Christmas for art lovers. Ayala Museum plays Santa Claus as kindness shall be rewarded with gifts of inspiration at the second “Inspire Every Day!” event happening today at Makati City’s premiere museum. Organized by the Ayala … Read more »

PhilPop 2015 awards set tonight

July 24, 2015 5:28 pm

The Philippine Popular (Philpop) Music Festival 2015 edition gets even more exciting with a fresh batch of 12 original compositions by the cream of Filipino songwriters’ crop. The 12 finalists are gearing up for the much-awaited Finals Night tonight at … Read more »

Lea Salonga’s legacy inspires timepiece brand

July 24, 2015 5:28 pm

About 200 people braved the rains to have a magical time with Lea Salonga, in an exclusive concert entitled, The Sound of Legacy at the Rigodon Ballroom of The Peninsula Manila, Makati City. The event launched the first and latest … Read more »