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The 4th C2 Sarap ng Bukas Music Video-making Contest Winners

C2 Sarap ng Bukas Music Video Making Contest Winner

Promoting a healthy lifestyle and creativity, C2 beverage brand launched the 4th C2 Sarap ng Bukas Music Video-making contest. This is an opportunity for young and aspiring filmmakers the chance to showcase their talent through their own interpretation of Sarap ng Bukas, using the healthy drink’s soundtrack, “Believe. Achieve.” A total of 82 entries were submitted, which was narrowed down to 10 finalists. The winners of the video-making contest were recently announced. Chrysthelyn Siena Quides bagged the grand prize for her “Share Success, Share C2” music video. Check out the video below which won her a cash prize of Php200,000. The 2nd prize winner was Gharawi Usman who received Php100,000 cash prize with his music video entitled “The Race” which is a personal favorite. Dolly Ann Acat was the 3rd prize winner, receiving Php50,000 cash for her entry entitled “Your Biggest Dream.” C2 also awarded the people’s Choice Award to ...

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Red Baron Ribs and Steaks – New Foodie Discovery

Herb Crusted Heavy Porterhouse (Php1,959) at Red Baron Ribs and Steaks

Foodies love to discover new places to hang out and enjoy good food. One of my latest discovery is Red Baron Ribs and Steaks located at the corner of D. Tuazon and Calamba Streets, it’s small and is out of the way. But this hole-in-the-wall restaurant in Quezon City is an ideal place when you don’t want it crowded and still get to enjoy delicious food. Through the OpenRice community, I was invited to a food tasting. The thought of meat and more meat beckons and so I gleefully agreed to join. I’m not familiar with the area, although I know D. Tuazon is near Manila as I always passes by it when on a jeepney plying the Cubao-Taft Avenue route via E. Rodriguez Sr. I decided to take a cab instead. With the help of Waze, I was able to easily get to Red Baron.The place is surrounded by ...

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Jollibee Kids Club Family Day at Star City

Jollibee and Friends do the Jollitown Dance

The annual Jollibee Kids Club Family Day was held at the Star City Complex in Pasay City where hundreds of JKC members with their parents enjoyed an afternoon of fun and exciting games and entertainment. As expected Jollibee and friends Hetty, Popo Yum and Twirlie were present to make the event more fun. The event was also an opportunity to showcased the talents of club members such as the JKC Angels who performed with their high-energy moves that impressed everyone present. Aspiring TV actor and singer JC Tan also graced the family day, treating the audience with a song number. The kids and their parents eagerly participated in the games such as the Robby Rabbit Bag Relay, Ascof Scavenger Hunt, Poten-cee Pass the Message and Sterling Paper Products Trip to Jerusalem, to win wonderful prizes and gift packs. They also took home loot bags with giveaways from Knotsberry Farm, Primovit, ...

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#MerryMe – Free Acer Smartphones This Holiday

Acer Philippines Buy 1 Gift 1 Promo

Are you planning to buy the latest gadget with your hard-earned Christmas bonus or 13th month pay? Here’s good news! Free Acer Smartphones are up for grabs this holiday. Starting November 15, 2014 up to December 31, 2014, customers simply need to buy any eligible Windows 8-based, Intel® Core™ -powered Acer laptops and 2-in-1 devices from any of the participating stores and get an Acer Liquid Z200 smartphone absolutely FREE! Acer Philippines  ‘Buy 1 Gift 1’ promo is the company’s way of treating its loyal customers. Giving out FREE smartphones this holiday season is a perfect idea.   To claim the Acer Liquid Z200 smartphone, customers need to secure and fill out a copy of the “Buy 1 Gift 1” promo claim form and submit it along with the original copy of the Official Receipt, a cut-out of the product’s box Serial number, and two valid ID cards at the Acer ...

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The Happiest Pinoy Search Is Back with Bigger Prizes

Cebuana Lhuiller Happiest Pinoy Executives, winners and ambassadors

Cebuana Lhuillier’s the Happiest Pinoy search is back with bigger prizes. This time, it has a wider scope, new special awards and bigger cash prizes including a P1 million cash prize for the Happiest Pinoy 2014 grand winner, tax free! The nine (9) runoners-up will receive P50,000. Special prizes will als be given to the Happiest Student and Happiest Overseas Filipino Worker. The search for the Happiest Pinoy is definitely grander this time around with the addition of it’s celebrity ambassadors RJ Ledesma and Sam YG. The Search for the Happiest Pinoy was launched by the country’s leading micro financial company in 2009 and has been awarded to two deserving individuals. The first Happiest Pinoy grand winner in 2010 is Winston Maxino, a corporate executive diagnosed with Ankylosing Spondylitis, a degenerative and incurable bone disease. Rommel Arellano, a guidance counselor who was afflicted with polio at age 1, bested more ...

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A Goldi-Good Christmas with Goldilocks Party FunFeast

Goldilocks Party Feast

Have a Goldi-Good Christmas with Goldilocks Party FunFeast. Enjoy a mouthwatering bounty of traditional and timeless favorites like palabok, barbecue, chicken, and more! Choose from an array of Filipino specialties, such as sotanghon, chicken barbecue, lumpiang shanghai. Everyone will definitely enjoy the party, be it at the office, corporate events, get-togethers with your departments etc. This season, Goldilocks, the country’s number one bakeshop, is ready to join you in celebrating the generous spirit of Christmas with a festive and truly Filipino feast. Bring the warmth of Filipino cuisine to your festivities with the Goldilocks Party FunFeast. There’s a variety of convenient packages and add-ons to liven up your holiday banquet, with their Celebration Packages ranging from the affordable price range of P999-P1999. Indeed, a lot of us feel that our offices are much like a second home. Adding dinuguan, beef caldereta, and kare-kare to your Christmas feast gives your party ...

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SM Fairview Christmas with Mickey Mouse Houseclub

SM City Fairview Spectacular Christmas

Because Christmas is just around the corner, shopping malls has started decking out with all the Christmas trimmings to set the holiday shopping mood. Shoppers from way up north will experience the SM Fairview Christmas with Mickey Mouse Houseclub. Formally launched at the #MerrySMChristmas event, the playground with huge Mickey Mouse set up is located at the mall’s atrium. Kids will definitely enjoy the playground and have photos taken. It’s a perfect place to spend time while waiting for mommy and daddy doing their shopping chores.Speaking of shopping, you have the chance to help the less fortunate this holiday season. SM City Fairview also launched the Get A Bear, Give A Bear Christmas promo by SM Cares and Toy Kingdom. This has been a regular program where shoppers can share blessings to the less fortunate by buying one teddy bear for only P200 and another will be given to children ...

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Sail to Fun Christmas at SM City Sucat Yo Ho Holiday

SM City Sucat Yo Ho Holiday

Set your sail to fun Christmas at SM City Sucat Yo Ho Holiday! If you live in the southern part of the metro, you’re in for more exciting shopping at SM City Sucat as the mall dresses up in it’s Pirate Theme in time for the Christmas season. The festivities started with its formal launch held last November 9. Held at the mall’s Atrium B, SM Sucat Yo Ho Holiday kicked off with the performances of the Manila Youth Chorale. SM Care’s Buy a Bear Give a Bear promo was also launched where shoppers can buy a toy bear for only P200 and give another to one of the kids in the supported the charitable institution. Also present at the event were Christine Jacob-Sandejas and Danica Sotto-Pingris with their kids. Families can sail to an awesome adventure aboard the giant pirate ship at SM City Sucat’s Atrium B and capture ...

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ONE FC Returns to Manila on December 5

One FC - Warrior's Way

Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization, One FC returns to Manila on December 5. Happening at the MOA Arena, the main event features One Fighting Championship Bantamweight World Champion Bibiano Fernandes. He will defend his title against undefeated Korean fighter, Dae Hwan Kim. Dubbed One FC: Warrior’s Way, the fight will also feature the much anticipated ONE FC debut of Brandon “The Truth” Vera who will fight against Igor Subora of Ukraine. Victor Cui, ONE Fighting Championship™ CEO said, “ONE Fighting Championship will hold nothing back as it returns for another night to remember at the state-of-the-art Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines. Brandon Vera is a global Filipino mixed martial arts superstar, and ONE FC will finally give fans in the Philippines the opportunity to see him in action live for the first time! He’ll be tested against heavyweight standout Igor Subora. Also, bantamweight champ Bibiano Fernandes will ...

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Logitech G402 Hyperion Fury Now in the Philippines

Logitech G402

Dubbed as the world’s fastest gaming mouse, the Logitech G402 Hyperion Fury FPS Gaming Mouse is now available in Philippines, for a suggested retail price of US$49.00, that’s roughly a little over Php2,000 at the current exchange rate.  The gaming device offers first-of-its-kind fusion engine which delivers unmatched speed and precision, a must for any serious PC gamer. Logitech’ Gs exclusive Fusion Engine™ sensor technology is said to be capable of reliably tracking over 500 inches per second (IPS) and Logitech’s exclusive Delta Zero™ sensor technology for unrivaled accuracy. Created by Logitech engineers, the Fusion Engine in Hyperion Fury, addresses a problem many FPS players have, that is having a mouse that can’t track as fast as they can move. By combining state-of-the-art optical sensor technology with an accelerometer and gyroscope, the Fusion Engine provides unmatched tracking speed. “Hyperion Fury is now the go-to in my hardware arsenal,” said Braxton ...

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