31 March 2015

NBI Clearance online application implemented, no more walk-ins!

The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has announced that starting tomorrow, April 1, it will be fully implementing its online application process for the NBI Clearance and will no longer entertain walk-ins.

Starting April 1, 2015, “the NBI will be fully implementing the Online Registration, Electronic Payment, and Appointment System as part of its campaign of offering fast and convenient service.”


14 March 2015

Spotify Adds Lyrics to Its Desktop App and it's pretty useful!


Like any other apps that provide excellent services to its end-users, Spotify [my favorite music streaming service] which regularly adds new features and improvements to its range of mobile and desktop apps is making some useful changes to its desktop app today.  A new "LYRICS"  button is added to its main interface which will bring up on-screen lyrics of the song being played.

10 March 2015

Smarter Google Chrome warns users on unwanted software downloads!


Google has added a new warning to Chrome that pops up before users visit a site that will encourage downloads of unwanted software, the search engine announced on Monday.

The red warning, pictured above, lets readers know that the site they're about to visit "might attempt to trick you into installing programs that harm your browsing experience" by, for example, switching your homepage or injecting extra ads on your screen. Chrome already has a warning that pops up once a software download is initiated.