Donaire vs Narvaez Fight Video of Final Press Conference

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 | Boxing, NEWS, Philippines, SPORTS with No Comments »

Nonito Donaire Jr. versus Omar Narvaez, faced-off during fight’s final press event. “The Filipino FlashDonaire and “El HuracanNarvaez held their final press conference on Friday, October 21, 2011 for their title bout at the Madison Square Garden in New York City on October 22 (Oct. 23 in Manila).Donaire vs Narvaez press conference

The two boxers both acknowledged each others talents during the press conference.

According to Donaire, Narvaez has “a good record of being a champion, he’s not just a nobody, he is a legend in Argentina. That’s why I can’t take him lightly.”

The HurricaneNarvaez returned the favor on Donaire by saying that he is “very happy to be here to fight with a great champion like Nonito Donaire.”

The undefeated Narvez has a career fight record of 35 wins (19 knockouts) and 2 draws.

Meanwhile, Donaire is defending his World Boxing Council (WBC) and World Boxing Organization (WBO) bantamweight crowns against Narvaez.

November 7, 2011 Regular Holiday | PROCLAMATION NO. 276 | Eid’l Adha

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 | Announcement, EVENTS, NEWS, Philippines with No Comments »

November 7, 2011 was declared as a regular holiday by the Philippines government through Proclamation no. 276 series of 2011. Malacañang made the announcement in observance of the Muslim celebration of Eid’l Adha. The regular holiday on November 7 is declared throughout the country.Philippines Government logo

Eid’l Adha is a religious Muslim holiday celebration being practiced around the world.

The recent declaration by Malacanang will give another long weekend to Filipino workers. Earlier, Malacanang declared October 31 (Monday) and November 1 (Tuesday) as special non-working holidays.





WHEREAS, Republic Act No. 9849 provides that Eidul Adha shall be celebrated as a regular holiday;

WHEREAS, Eidul Adha is one of the two greatest feasts of Islam;

WHEREAS, the date of the festival based on the declaration made by Saudi Arabia’s highest religious body is on 6 November 2011;

WHEREAS, the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) recommended that the observance of Eidul Adha be on 7 November 2011 and the Eidul Adha prayer held on 6 November 2011;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby declare Monday, 7 November 2011, as a regular holiday throughout the country, in observance of Eidul Adha (Feast of Sacrifice).

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.

Done in the City of Manila, this 20th day of October, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Eleven.


By the President

Executive Secretary

Pilipinas Got Talent Season 3 Finalists, Live on ABS-CBN PGT Grand Finals 2011

Monday, October 17th, 2011 | Celebrity, ENTERTAINMENT, Television with No Comments »

Pilipinas Got Talent Season 3 Grand Finals 2011Pilipinas Got Talent Season 3 completed its 12 Grand Finalists on Sunday, October 17, 2011.

Among the favorites who made it to the PGT Season 3 Grand Finals list include Khalil Joseph Ramos and Kiriko. Ramos topped the Voters’ Choice award while Kiriko the Judges’ Choice. The two contestants completed the 12 PGT Grand Finals line up.

PGT 2011 Grand Finals will be shown live at ABS-CBN on October 22 and 23, Saturday and Sunday, at the Ynares Center in Antipolo City.

Below is the complete list of the 2011 Pilipinas Got Talent Season 3 Grand Finalists:

  1. Sandugo Band, San Pablo City
  2. Muriel Lomadilla, Cebu City
  3. El Gamma Penumbra, Batangas City
  4. Lucky Twins, Tacloban City
  5. Bringas Brothers, Davao Del Sur
  6. Synergy, Negros Occidental
  7. Loverkada Kids, Butuan City
  8. Twin Divas, Nueva Ecija
  9. Maasinhon Trio, Maasin City
  10. Renagine Pepito, Cagayan De Oro City
  11. Khalil Ramos, Paranaque City
  12. Kiriko, Sta. Rosa Laguna

iOS 5 Error 3200 or Internal Error During iOS 5 Update On Release Date

Thursday, October 13th, 2011 | BUSINESS, NEWS, Software, TECHNOLOGY with 3 Comments
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iOS 5 users encountered Error 3200 or Internal Error while updating their Apple devices during initial release date on Wednesday, October 12, 2011. How to fix iOS 5 Error 3200 or Internal Error during iOS 5 update process?

The iOS 5 Error 3200 halts the updating process of the new mobile operating system.

Solution guide to the iOS 5 update problem was provided at the Apple Support Update website.

To fix the iOS 5 Error 3200, Apple device users need to ensure that they have the latest update of iTunes which is now at version 10.5. If iTunes is installed in a Mac OS X Lion, the operating system must be upgraded to version 10.7.2 Build 11C74. The Lion Recovery Update version 1.0 must be installed before proceeding to the iOS 5 upgrade.

If you have encountered iOS 5 Error 3200 or iOS 5 Internal Error during the update process and was able to come up with a different solution, please share your experience by filling out the comment form below this article.

iOS 5 Release Date: Updated iOS Available at iTunes October 12, 2011

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 | BUSINESS, NEWS, Software, Tablet, TECHNOLOGY, World with 4 Comments
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Apple iOS 5 is expected to be available for update and download in iTunes today, October 12, 2011. iOS 5 is compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch 3rd generation, iPod touch 4th generation, iPad and iPad 2, according to Apple official website. iTunes 10.5 update for Mac and Windows operating systems was released earlier today at Apple iTunes website.

The release of the new version of iTunes is in preparation for compatibility with the other Apple’s new product releases.

Starting with the iTunes update, it will be a busy week for Apple with the release of the feature packed iOS 5. Over a hundred million existing iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users is expected to update their devices starting tonight and the succeeding days.

Apple stores and other iPhone retailers are expecting massive sales of iPhone 4S which will be available starting Friday, October 14.