Category Archives: Personal Blog

Anything that I encountered on my way.

Re: Backup Internet

Being a web developer who works at home, would you believe that I survived working for more than one year with just one internet connection? It was just fine until issues arise from my main internet provider. Today, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Using Magnet links in KTorrent

I’ve been curious about this Magnet link stuff and I decided to give it a try after some feedback that the usual torrent file does not work. I though that this magnet links are some sort of scam that extort … Continue reading

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Beware of using VPN when transacting with Paypal

I just got my account put under review due to alleged suspicious activities on my Paypal account. I’m always using PrivateInternetAccess VPN with a US IP for the purpose of security and most importantly, to have a stable connection! It … Continue reading

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Pag-IBIG contributions – paying through payment centers?

Few days ago, I was thinking of paying my Pag-IBIG monthly contributions via third party payment centers. However, I’m hesitant to try. Today, I made up my mind and went to Pag-IBIG office to pay and at the same time, … Continue reading

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Pag-IBIG – Homebased – Change status from employed to individual payor

It turn’s out that it is not too hard to change your Pag-IBIG membership status from being employed to voluntary paying member. It only took me less than an hour to file the change of my status. Here is the … Continue reading

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Installing KeePass on Slackware Linux

Due to the recent data breach incident at LastPass, I immediately look for alternative offline password managers. KeePass seems to be a good alternative. With Slackware 14.1_64, I installed it with some minor issues that are resolved with just few … Continue reading

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Homebased – PhilHealth – change status from employed to voluntary

For homebased worker like me, we usually pay our government obligations ourselves. In my case, I have just continued my PhilHealth contributions by paying voluntarily under the category of “Informal Economy/Informal Sector”. Sounds weird but that is how they qualify … Continue reading

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Beware of Smart Prepaid Data Offers

Been experimenting with Smart’s data offers for more than a month now especially the Always ON promo. Don’t know what went wrong but most of the time, it eats up all my load as if I was using the default … Continue reading

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Ipad cannot close apps and does not turn off

When I arrived home from work, I noticed that the iPad is stuck at the app task manager screen frozen although it is still playing sounds from a farming app/game. Took mo so long to fix it and here is … Continue reading

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Jaqen H’ghar is Bon Clay – seems legit

Both have the ability to change their faces. Theory must be true.

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