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Luxury at Home: A gourmet meal to kick off your evening

You don't always need to go on expensive trips on a weekend or a fine dining experience to relieve that stress, you can always maximize relaxation in the convenience of your own home. Giving yourself some "me time" does not mean you need to spend and splurge in luxury to give yourself a treat. a simple preparation at home while playing the relaxing playlist that you kept on your phone for a while is a great way to start, no shopping required unless there's something that you specifically need for your pampering. A good bottle of wine, a couple of cans of tuna in the pantry, and a few odds and ends in your refrigerator are all you need for a gourmet meal to kick off your evening of indulgence. Something light If you’re watching your weight, skip the carbonated alcohol and alcopops and go straight for the good stuff. A lively Beaujolais would be perfect, or some nice mild Rioja Crianza. Despite these being both red wines, they’re light, young, and slightl

Vivo Launches X21 and unlocking the future with its release in the Philippines

As technology continues to progress, smartphones also evolve along with it, started from the 20MP camera, AI Technology, and now the In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology, there is no stopping for Vivo when it comes to pioneering mobile technology. Global smartphone brand Vivo has unlocked the future of mobile technology in the Philippines as it introduced a new flagship, the X21 with the pioneering In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology, at its launch in Okada Manila on June 21. The event, held in the Grand Ballroom of the picturesque oceanfront integrated resort, was well-attended by media partners and other guests despite the heavy rain. “What is about to unfold before you is the reveal of the world’s first smartphone to feature an In-Display Fingerprint Scanner housed in a beautifully-designed all-glass build, a smartphone that is truly exceptional in more ways than one,” Ms. Bascon said. Media partners got the lowdown on the X21 straight from Vivo represen

One Night Food Trip Season 2 with K-pop Idols Nichkhun and Alexander Lee

Asia's hit Korean Show returns to the Philippines, for the second season of One Night Food Trip -International Edition on tvN Asia. In 2017, Sandara Park and her brother Thunder went to a challenging 48 hour of gastronomic frenzy in One Night Food Trip Season One. This time, K-pop heartthrobs NICHKHUN and My Korean Jagirang actor Alexander " Xander" Lee will have a face-off against the lovely celebrity cousins Danica Sotto-Pingris and Ciara Sotto in a 48 hours culinary frenzy around the Philippines. The One Night Food Trip is originally based on a hit Korean food competition show. The International edition adds a more exciting twist to show by having K-pop celebrities to travel to a diverse Asian destination including Taiwan, South Korea, Malaysia, and the Philippines. K-pop celebrity team have to eat, play and compete against the local celebrities. each team has to complete the missions involving exotic flavors and cultural attractions to earn stamps. The team

Vivo and Qualcomm collaborate for the 5G Antenna Technology

The need for a faster connectivity is a must these days, with smartphones overtaking the sales and usage more than personal computers and laptops, it also requires a more stable and reliable connection, so if you feel the need for speedy connection, well fret no more! As 5G antenna technology is now here. Vivo and Qualcomm collaborate on breakthrough 5G antenna technology. These two mobile pioneers accelerate 5G development by integrating new 5G millimeter wave technologies with sub-6 GHz into a single commercial form factor Last June 22, 2018 at Shenzhen, China,  Vivo has detailed its collaboration with Qualcomm to address a critical 5G development milestone with their ground-breaking 5G antenna technology. This collaboration has resulted in the successful design and integration of new 5G mm-Wave (millimeter wave) antenna arrays into a Vivo commercial form factor as well as the measurement of system-level OTA (over-the-air) performance. This milestone is significant as

Vivo X21 with In-Display Fingerprint Sensor launched in PH: Price and Full Specs

Vivo finally released its latest flagship smartphone in the Philippines, the X21. Pioneering in the latest innovation with the In- Display Fingerprint scanning technology that lets user a futuristic unlocking experience. Combined with its FullView™ Display, AI photography and upgraded face recognition technology, the X21 is the ideal mobile partner for the tech-savvy consumer. Through its continuous research into user needs, Vivo has consistently pursued innovation to solve consumer pain points. Having invested in long-term research and development to overcome the problems posed by mass producing In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology, Vivo is finally bringing this secure and intuitive unlocking solution to more consumers. Vivo has also made major technology breakthroughs with its FullView™ Display and AI photography featured in the X21. Two unlocking technologies to bring double convenience Vivo has been the industry pioneer of In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Te

SM Supermalls won a prestigious award in PH Best Brand Awards

SM Supermalls has been part of the Filipinos daily lives. Groceries, clothes, shoes, toiletries, furniture and everything, these are all can be found in all SM Supermalls nationwide. SM Supermalls was presented with the prestigious ‘Shopping Centre of the Year’ award in the first edition of the Philippines Best Brand Awards, at the recently concluded awarding ceremonies last June 8, held at Dusit Thani Hotel. Philippines Best Brand Awards 2018. SM Supermalls bagged the prestigious ‘Shopping Centre of the Year’ award in the Philippines Best Brand Awards, at the recently concluded awarding ceremonies  last June 8, held at Dusit Thani Hotel. In photo: SM Supermalls Chief Operating Officer Steven Tan (3rd from left) delivering his acceptance speech. Accepting the award on behalf of SM Supermalls was its Chief Operating Officer Steven Tan. “We owe our success to our customers and partners who continue to support and trust the SM brand. This achievement motivates us to further

Vern & Vernice Enciso, Vivo X21 is their secret for perfect photos

To be a professional blogger or influencer you must have all the essential skills to make an impact in the blogging industry. Content writing skills will always be on the top list. Publishing a good content that can have a great value for your audience. Aside from your quality content, knowledge in social media marketing, patience, strong will and photo editing skill are required. Editing photos nowadays are easier . People can do the editing in just one click using a smartphone device. It's easy now to have that perfect shot to add as a featured photo. Vivo endorsers and blogger-sister Vern and Vernice Enciso revealed their secret for taking Instagram worthy photos at the  Bloggers United PH, co-presented by Vivo Philippines. Vivo, is one of the fastest growing company behind the top notch smartphone in the country to date. Last June 22, Vivo launch its newest flasgship smartphone X21 with an In-Display Fingerprint scanner. During their visit to the Vivo booth at th

Tik Tok bares winners of its first “Talent ng Pilipino” Audition in PH

Have you seen the latest online craze? This is the most downloaded app now in the world. Tiktok allows users to easily create a 15 minutes videos with a unique kind of effects that they can share to their friends and loved ones. Tik Tok, the most downloaded iPhone app in the world, has announced the 15 “Most Talented Award” winners of its first-ever talent contest “Talent ng Pilipino” in the Philippines. The winners will receive Php20,000 each and will be invited to join Filipino stars Maymay Entrata and Edward Barber, who kicked off the talent contest, at the Meet & Greet Party in Robinsons Place Manila on June 24! The top winners with the most likes respectively under each hashtag are: #tunogngpilipino : Chierald Tan - https://www.instagram.com/p/BkM1L1rHI_W/?taken-by=tiktok_philippines Issey Miyake Parto - https://www.instagram.com/p/BkM1kypHsHE/?taken-by=tiktok_philippines Norika Koketsu - https://www.instagram.com/p/BkM1sL2nsp5/?tagged=talentngpilipino RC

Vivo to introduce In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology in PH

All of us are now Xcited to see and try the newest smartphone that will be released by Vivo, the new X21 that contains another pioneering feature that we'll surely love. Young global smartphone Vivo is all set to introduce in the Philippines its upcoming flagship smartphone, X21, that features the pioneering In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology. Vivo Philippines will reveal all the details about the future of express unlocking technology on June 21 on their official website and social media pages with the #VivoX21LaunchPH . Vivo is the world’s leading smartphone brand on In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology. At Mobile World Congress in Shanghai in 2017, the smartphone brand unveiled the industry’s first Vivo Under-Display Fingerprint Scanning Solution. Then at CES in 2018, Vivo revealed a ready-to-produce smartphone with the world’s first In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology, which preceded the release of the X21. The upcoming X21 also boasts of an e

The Blulane Hotel in Binondo, Manila

When we hear Binondo, we usually think about the Filipino-Chinese community in Metro Manila that has been a melting pot of two different culture, making a destination to locals and  tourist that wanted to experience the fusion of  modern and traditional establishments. Binondo is known as the world’s oldest Chinatown and, as such, is richly steeped in history and culture. Since it was established in 1594, it has always been a busy hub for commerce for the Filipino-Chinese community. The area has undergone several phases of modernization through the years with the opening of progressive establishments, but the essence of its old-world charm has remained intact with the eateries at the esteros, to the mom-and-pop shops that offer products ranging from lucky trinkets to traditional Chinese medicines. The Blulane Hotel is the newly-opened hotel with a vibrant modern luxury ambiance. Its a 17-story building with 172 rooms. This hotel aims to cater to the needs of loc

Vivo X21 to arrive in the Philippines soon

Getting more of what you expected is not only a good deal, this also adds value for what you paid for. Now, Vivo is unveiling the newest X Series which is designed to impress smartphone users with its great features and capability. At the CES held early January this year, Vivo wowed the technology arena with an impressive breakthrough that will propel the smartphone industry in a futuristic, sci-fi reality. Vivo, which is popular for pushing the boundaries in terms of innovation, is set to launch its first X series smartphone in the Philippines, the Vivo X21. The new smartphone will feature an eXpress  unlocking innovation complemented by other state-of-the-art offerings such as an extraordinary FullView™ Display which produces a more immersive mobile video-watching and gaming experience. It will also have an eXceptional AI camera which creates vivid pictures whether in low-light or backlight situations. It will be paired with an eXtreme dual rear camera.

James Deakin on Fatherhood and Parenting Style

James Deakin a well known TV Host, multi-media motoring journalist, writer and a blogger. His life is every man's dream to have. But with his multifaceted persona and the hectic schedule that he keeps, it’s his being a family man, a loving husband and father to three kids, two boys and a girl, that he values the most. It is no wonder then that Technomarine chose to honor James, a truly exemplary dad, this Father’s Day. James Deakin is wearing TechnoMarine UF6 Swiss Chronograph 48mm Gold Stainless Steel Men’s Watch “Time, it’s the most precious commodity,” Deakin relates when asked about the biggest challenge of being a father. “The harder you work, the more successful you become, the more time becomes precious. So it gets very hard to find that balance.” His daily schedule can become as erratic as the next, starting as early as 5 am. As someone who doesn’t keep a regular office job, making time for his family is indeed a challenge, one that he doesn’t back down f

Kisses Delavin Mesmerized the Crowd at Trinoma for the Vivo V9 Mall Tour

Just like the new Vivo V9, Kisses Delavin showed her grace and elegance same reason why more and more people are admiring her and the new Vivo V9. Despite the heavy rain brought by typhoon Ester last Sunday, Kisses Delavin still wowed the Trinoma crowd with her warm smile and positive vibes during the Vivo V9 Mall Tour at Trinoma. “I am Kisses Delavan and I am here to make you happier,” she introduced herself. Kisses who wore an all-red ensemble entertained the audience with a medley of Taylor Swift’s hits and her original song, Pretty Boy, from her self-titled debut album. The rain also did not stop Kisses’ fans from trooping to Trinoma to show their support for the young star 19-year-old Kisses has been a proud member of the ever-growing Vivo family since September 2017. She said she has been using the Vivo smartphones for personal use since then. Kisses' favorite feature of the Vivo V9 is the camera. It was indeed a good choice since Vivo V9 has a 24-meg

Foodpanda's Hot ‘n Hungry is back!

The month of June is one of the busiest months of the year. This is the season where we celebrate the important event in the Philippine history, which is Independence Day on last June 12, we also celebrate the day we give honor to the special man of the house during Fathers Day, June -bride weddings and moms and kids getting ready for the opening of the class this school year. In celebration, foodpanda, the on-demand food delivery platform, has announced the second run of its biggest food sale event: Hot ‘n Hungry! The second edition of Hot ‘n Hungry will run for the whole month of June, from June 1 to June 30, 2018. These delicious meals are available to foodpanda customers in Metro Manila, Metro Cebu, and Metro Davao. Customers can expect the same jaw-dropping offers, huge discounts and exclusive bundles from over 50 amazing restaurants, including popular restaurants such as Greenwich, Sunnie’s Cafe, Rackshack, Tim Ho Wan. “No Pinoy holiday, small celebration and