Watch Mr. Robot now! A TV Series about hackers

Watch Mr. Robot now! A TV Series about hackers

Mr. Robot is a psychological/cyber-thriller television series by Sam Esmail that started airing in USA Network on June 28. It originally premiered through multiple online services last May 27. Before you proceed reading this post, I will give you a nice good ‘ol “spoiler alert” since I’ll be talking about the first episode. Mr. Robot […]


You can now play Dota 2 Reborn!

You can now play Dota 2 Reborn!

You can now finally play Dota 2 Reborn. Announced last week, the “beta” was divided in a 3-part blog posts which presents the main features of the new Dota 2 Reborn. The new interface provides a much better overview of the current news about Dota. It also has an activity feed where you can even […]


Get Windows 10 – free for pirates!

Get Windows 10 – free for pirates!

Yup, you heard me right. Non-genuine users can upgrade to Windows 10 for free. Everyone was shocked, including Microsoft employees, after Terry Myerson, Microsoft’s Executive Vice President of Operating Systems, announced that both users with genuine and non-genuine licenses can upgrade to Windows 10. Initially, it was thought that China is the only one who […]


Centos – configuring Samba to access via Windows network

Centos – configuring Samba to access via Windows network

You may need to access the files in your virtual machine from time to time while developing. It sucks how you need to run your FTP client or even use SFTP just to put that missing semicolon in your PHP script. In this article, we will show you how to access your virtual machines files […]


API Versioning with Symfony2 using URI

API Versioning with Symfony2 using URI

There are a lot of ways in versioning your API. Inserting the version in the URI is the easiest way in doing so. Although this breaks the HATEOAS constraint of a RESTful API, URI versioning is the easiest to implement. Symfony 2 has a feature called routes. In these routes, the developer can create URI […]


Must watch movies for geeks in 2015

Must watch movies for geeks in 2015

It is a new year! I know everyone is expecting movies like Blackhat but I am going to list down movies you may not have heard of yet. Here’s my recommended movies for geeks this 2015. Minions Who doesn’t like minions? The Seventh Son I thought this was Eragon Pan So these were the times […]


Lock your Google Chrome browser

Lock your Google Chrome browser

Today, My SO noticed a tiny button at the upper right corner of Google Chrome with her username on it. Apparently, it was once a hidden feature that can only be accessed through chrome://flags uri. Now, it seems that it has been rolled out to the public. The lock option can only be enabled by […]


Centos – configuring virtualbox bridged adapter

Centos – configuring virtualbox bridged adapter

Here is how you will set your virtual centos machine to connect to the internet. First your virtual machine must be using a bridged adapter, running ifconfig will give you something like this. This means that eth0 is not yet configured. We need to manually configure it in order to connect to our local network. […]


Incubus Live in Manila this March 2015!

Incubus Live in Manila this March 2015!

After few years, Incubus will be back in Manila this March 13, 2015 for their fourth concert! It will be held at SM MOA Area at around 8:00 PM. The band known for their songs Drive, Wish You Were Here and Megalomaniac. Incubus will surely submerge us with new songs from their latest album “If […]


FrootVPN – can a free vpn service be trusted?

FrootVPN – can a free vpn service be trusted?

Awhile back, The Piratebay endorsed a VPN service called FrootVPN. It made more than 100k signups after that. The twist? It is free. VPN also known as Virtual Private Networks, are networks which enables a Internet-capable device access the outside world (The Internet) like inside a private network. Imagine everyone can drink at a bar […]


Droneboning, high-tech porn

Droneboning, high-tech porn

Drone technology is now starting to hit mainstream due to concerns about privacy. An independent film company just shot the world’s first pornographic video made by drones. Droneboning was shot by Ghost+Cow films. The entire three-minute video has been shot using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). The film features all kinds of people. There are straight, […]


Get invited at Ello, an ad-free social network!

Get invited at Ello, an ad-free social network!

Finally got an invite to Ello from Justin Gitlin (@cacheflowe). For those who are unaware yet, Ello is a new social network founded by Paul Budnitz (@paulbudnitz). It was launched early this year and is slowly gaining traction. It aims to be ad-free and maintain privacy-first policy. Ello is invite only but once you get an […]


Participate. Today is the day we fight back

Participate. Today is the day we fight back

With all the news, local or not, about government conspiracies, actors either getting jailed or getting beat up, netizens are all fired up in giving comments and having their own reactions. Not known to many, there is an issue that concerns us all. An issue that we as netizens are the main focus. Some of […]


How to create a Vagrant base box

How to create a Vagrant base box

Vagrant is an open source wrapper for managing virtual environments. It enables you to reproduce virtual environments without having to re-install everything. There are a lot to talk about when it comes to Vagrant. Right now we are just going to focus on creating base boxes. Base boxes are portable virtual machines that can be […]


What does “!” mean in Ruby methods?

What does “!” mean in Ruby methods?

In Ruby, an exclamation point (!) found at the end of a method indicates that the method will change the object itself rather than creating a copy of that object. Such methods are called “dangerous methods” because it changes the state or value of the object without taking into account the object references. To fully […]