I Can’t Buy an iPhone, Bought a Canon 400d Instead

100_2434.jpgActually that was just an excuse. Because for the past couple of days, I’ve checking out local photography sites, canon philippines marketing sites, ebayph, online community forums, looking for the best reason for me to buy the Canon 400d DSLR Camera.

And then, the iPhone was released on U.S. stores, and I later found out that it wouldn’t be available on local stores until January 2008. So, that convinced me to buy the Canon 400d instead.  I am now officially a “canonista”

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Some iPhone Alternatives for Non-U.S. Residents

Tomorrow, Apple’s ultimate mobile gadget will be made available to various U.S. Apple stores. As early as a few days ago, some techno-savvy mobile phone geeks are already lining up to be the first to get hold of Apple’s much publicized iPhone. But for the rest of the world, including my beloved Philippines, it would be a couple of months or perhaps a year before Apple reaches our country.

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Remember Nirvana and Nevermind?

Nirvana released their first album sometime in the early 1990’s. The album cover was controversial and intriguing enough that a lot of people bought the album, if only for to find out what its all about. Indeed, the band’s kind of music was as good as the album cover design was. And the rest as they say is history.

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The Death of an Estranged Father

He was a father whom I ‘ve grown to hate due to irresponsibility and lack of perseverance to better his family’s life. I was in High School back then. He and my mother would always engaged in a shouting match, every night my father would come home drunk and my mother would get angry with me. Then a shouting spree would ensue. Luckily, there was never a physical confrontation. That was something I had to give credit for my father. He was not like other husband. He never hurt my mother physically. He loves her so much despite my mother not loving her back.

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Ten New Features of Opera Mini Ver.4

The latest version of the Opera Mini mobile phone browser is ready for beta testing. Just point your mobile phone’s browser at http://mini.opera.com/beta. Since this is a beta release, install at your own risk. But the good thing is, the beta version runs along side the installed version of Opera Mini in your mobile phone without deleting or updating the existing files.

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Evil Blog Contest (Again)

Dot Com mogul, evil online money maker extra ordinaire, John Chow is at it again, giving away some goodies to a lucky readers of his widely read blog. This time around, the good ol’ jolly pal is giving away a spanking new 24″ Wide Screen LCD Monitor, courtesy of LG Electronics.

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Tech News Round Up

In case you’ve missed some of the most relevant tech-related news last week, here are some of them as culled from the two of my blogging gigs. Better read them now before the IT world gets active again at the start of the week.  Yes, all the articles are written by moi. 🙂

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