Save It For A Rainy Day-A A +A
Friday, August 10, 2012
THE unrelenting wet spell has not been kind. If you have followed news feed and updates from the capital, the rains have left a lot of Manila residents in the muck. As championed by the everyday man hero, hope persists in the waterproof Filipino spirit. And we can all pitch in our share by dropping in our donations.
While the best preventive measure against flood-related problems is in our collective effort to better our environment, we can be better equipped for an emergency if we have a few helpful tools within easy reach.
Call Me, Maybe
Having an extra “budget” phone can be economical. Having another SIM with another network dims your chance of being “out of reach” and at the same time, makes for cheaper communication expenses when you are dealing with contacts from the same network.
Who needs another fancy phone when you can call, text, virtually socialize just the same with a reasonably-priced variety? Proudly Philippine made, Starmobile phones provide the well-designed lot, without burning a hole in your pocket.
Relief and rescue operations have, no doubt, been made swifter thanks to the power of technology. Gadgets are capable of providing first aid, in a matter of speaking. But, they need to be powered in the first place. Normal usage can deplete your battery. But with a reliable power storage device, you can lengthen your battery’s life.
The MiLi Power King is the multi-purpose battery pack that is primarily designed to power up laptop computers on-the-go. Whether it’s an HP, Dell, Asus, the Power King comes with a multitude of adapters that fit most of the popular laptop brands today. with a power capacity of 18,000mAh, it can easily extend the battery life of your laptop, as well as other mobile devices, such as the iPad, digital cameras, a variety of mobile phones (including the iPhone, Nokia, Blackberry and Samsung smartphones, etc.), music players, and the like.
Another helper is the MiLi Power Miracle is a portable external power bank designed for the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPod series, and most other mobile phones and devices - perfect for those of you with multiple phones and gadgets! It comes with an array of adapters to fit the charging port of just about any device. To recharge, simply plug it into your computer via the included USB cable. The Power Miracle is designed to be sleek and handy. It comes with a carrying pouch for easy transportability of both the power bank and adapter heads.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on August 11, 2012.