Free Facebook Mobile from Globe

I think this has been going for a long time now, but it seems that Globe Telecom has finally got an answer on Sun Cellular’s Facebook Zero. Globe subscribers can now access Facebook Mobile for free without using any tricks nor proxies, not even 3rd party applications. All you need is your mobile phone’s browser. I just tried it this Christmas, and it works! I wasn’t aware of this before, but if somebody knows about it ages ago, please feel free to comment on when this great phenomenon started. I was on an out-of-town vacation this Christmas, without any Wi-Fi … Continue reading

Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.0 Finally Unveiled

“Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.0 is the third major product release in just over a year, and adds to the many new product releases across the Oracle Virtualization product line, illustrating the investment and importance that Oracle places on providing a comprehensive desktop to datacenter virtualization solution,” said Wim Coekaerts, senior vice president, Linux and Virtualization Engineering, Oracle. “With an improved user interface and added virtual hardware support, customers will find Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.0 provides a richer user experience.” Continue reading

The Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi: A Short Review

Now that the Blu-ray and DVD versions of The Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi has been released, it is worth noting that die-hard fans of the franchise are trying hard to get a copy of the highly anticipated and acclaimed movie either by the authentic and legitimate copy or by pirated rips online. It’s no surprise that the raw from the Blu-ray Disc has been posted online only in mere hours after the release in Japan. I’m currently planning to purchase a copy next year when my finances are not at their all-time low. That is assuming that there are still available copies left … Continue reading

Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi Blu-ray Released!

The Japanese Box-Office Hit anime of 2010, The Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi (涼宮ハルヒの消失 Suzumiya Haruhi no Shōshitsu) is now released on Blu-ray and DVD! The much anticipated release date of this anime-with-a-large-cult-followers on video is strategically scheduled to coincide with the plot of the movie which is December 18. Based on the fourth light novel of the highly successful Haruhi franchise, the plot begins on December 17, when Suzumiya Haruhi and the SOS Brigade plans a Christmas Party. The following day, December 18, Kyon wakes up like every other day but notices something peculiar within his surroundings. It seems that Suzumiya … Continue reading

VirtualBox Team on a Roll! 4.0.0 Beta 4 Released

A couple of days after Beta 3 was released, the VirtualBox Development Team released Beta 4 of the much awaited VirtualBox 4.0.0. Included in this release are a few added features with mostly bug fixes: […]The following items were added/fixed since VirtualBox 4.0.0 Beta 3: Audio: fixed memory corruption under certain circumstances 3D support: fixed OpenGL support for Windows 2000 guests Settings: modifying VM session could lose disk attachments (4.0 Beta 3 regression) OVA: fixed crash during import GUI: better OS type string matching GUI: fixed redraw problem on X11 guests with multiple monitors attached (Mac OS X hosts only) GUI: … Continue reading