Updated list of Verified Relief Centers

News reports on TV confirmed yesterday of unscrupulous relief centers and con-artists popping out – what is that about?! To these F_CK__G A-HOLES, if you dont have the decency to help your countrymen – then just hole up and die somewhere. Don’t F_CK up people trying to do the right thing! People have gone through enough already – don’t rob them of their faith as well. src: http://news.xinhuanet.com Here’s another repost.A list of verified in-kind drop off points for Ondoy victims relief operations. Includes what they need and who to contact.

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About Me

Hi! I’m Chris Bautista. I’m a veteran programmer, addicted gamer, clueless photographer and novice writer. This blog is mostly about family , friends, programming, internet culture and everything in between. This is my way of learning and sharing as well. Please feel free to use the Tag Cloud at the left and/or the Updates bar above to pick out articles that interests you. I do love challenges so if you have a topic I can help with post it as a comment or email me at christopher.bautista at gmail.com. What I do Applications Development Manager, GlobalsoftPH Co. Web designer Video …

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Picasa 3.5 comes with Face Recognition

http://picasa-readme.blogspot.com/ .. With name tags, you can organize your photos based on what matters most: the people in them I love Picasa. I organize , upload, retouch pictures with it and recently, with its moviemaker functions, made a nice music video(?) for my Girl. Google released Picasa 3.5 yesterday, with some cool features. In keeping with Picasa Web Albums enhancements,  Developers have added face recognition and geo tags to their photo-organizer-slash-jack-of-all-trades software. As soon as the announcement came, I installed Picasa 3.5 – eager to try the new features. As it seems, face recognition is activated from start , no …

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XOXO Creativity

Almost done. Here’s a good way to promote creativity and have fun at the same time. The rule is to draw as many things as your imagination can conjure up from X’s and O’s. This is what Panamericana School of Art and Design did in a advertising campaign.I tried googling for their site but can’t seem to find it. Anyway I’ll update this page when I get more info. There’s something naughty in this shot. I made my own versions to work with. You can download them below. Try them out with your kids and friends. You might just be …

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Resume on Youtube!

Streaming Video giant, Youtube, recently announced a Resume feature along with other improvements for their groundbreaking service. (Cheers! claps! Bring in the beer! LOL).  Gone will be the days where you had to restart a video just to continue where you left of. Now you dont need to restart a whole video or pause till the video fully loads then skip every so and so, just to pick up where you last watched. Note the feature will only work for resumes past the 3 minute mark – meaning any resumes less than mentioned duration are ignored – so you need …

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M I STUPID?

http://mistupid.com/contents.htm Do you know how to send an SOS in morse code? Do you know your birthstone? Or the winners of the Oscars since 1927 ? MIStupid.com has an assortment of trivia and topics not known by the most of us. As a bonus they have categories with games and puzzles you can play with when you catch a bit of an information overload. No matter how trivial or uninteresting the fact is MIStupid.com will surely have it, otherwise go back to Google (hehehe). Well okay it’s not Encarta but its free and GREEN πŸ™‚ Enjoy! potato

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