August2008

Please put a little effort in comment spam

We all know people like to comment on blogs for SEO purposes. Whenever I read an article that has a comment box in it, I almost automatically think of writing a comment to show some love and get a nice little link back to my website. Of course by default[...]

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Clean up SQL injected database

Had my hands full these past 2 months trying to fix SQL injected websites. It looks like this is the result of a recent string of attacks by Chinese hackers primarily exploiting websites running on ASP Classic with Microsoft SQL Server as the back-end database. Some of my sites had[...]

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I AM NINOY – The Filipino Youth

Taken from the iamninoy website: Twenty-five years ago, a man named Ninoy Aquino fought nobly for a cause he believed in. He was a man who believed in heroism, in justice, in freedom, and he committed his life to upholding these values in a manner he thought would be for[...]

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The state of Philippine sports

Five days after the opening of the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, the Philippines is still at the bottom of the pit with a grand total of 0 medals! This is a HUGE improvement over the 2004 Olympics in Athens where we managed to bag 9 medals (2 silvers and 7[...]

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Generate your own MTV with Kom In I Garderoben

Kom In I Garderoben is cool a Swedish site that will automatically generate an MTV-like video from any music file. The site is preloaded with a bunch of sample tunes, but you can actually upload your own MP3 file and watch as the video plays to its beat. It’s very[...]

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Who wants to live in the Philippines?

Got this in my mailbox today entitled “Prospective living in the Philippines”. Some truly hit home while some are mere exaggerations. You be the judge. Every street has a basketball court. Even doctors, lawyers and engineers are unemployed. Doctors study to become nurses for employment abroad. Students pay more money[...]

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Was Willie Revillame being rude to Cory Aquino?

Host of television show Wowowee Mr. Willie Revillame requested to the controller to remove the frame showing ABS-CBN’s live coverage of President Cory Aquino’s funeral cortege. Although he spoke in a controlled tone, he did this on air and his manner of request is questionable. This resulted in the anger[...]

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