Best Buy Ever

For the lack of good bookstore in Iligan City, I scavenge used books at booksale at Gaisano Mall.  I found “More Joel on Software” sold for 10 Philippine Peso.  I immediately grabbed the book, pay the cashier and went hope happily. Oh I wouldn’t find the book if there were no brownouts in Iligan.  So […]

Welcome Nginx!

Due to a lot of OOM errors from Apache,  I finally decided to move to Nginx. This was not a desperate move, I use Apache because its just easier to configure LAMP than Nginx especially on rewrites(SEO purposes).  Also, not the reason why I’m using Apache. Im using Apache simply because I’m sharing my web […]


Koan – A paradoxical anecdote or riddle, used in Zen Buddhism to demonstrate the inadequacy of logical reasoning and to provoke enlightenment. A story about a Zen master and his student, sometimes like a riddle, other times like a fable, which has become an object of Zen study, and which, when meditated upon, may unlock mechanisms […]

The Duct Tape Programmer

I bought the book “Coders at Work” at BookSale last year. It’s a great book, a compilation of interviews by Peter Siebel with the great programmers of all time.  If you are in cebu and a close friend(One of those who used to slept at my grandma’s house), I would gladly lend you this book. […]