Pamana Fund in honor of Doc Mana (September 7, 2006, 0) - In honor of Doc Mana’s wonderful, wonderful service, the computer
science department of the Ateneo de Manila University is setting up
The Pamana Fund. I’m definitely contributing to that one. He rocks,
and he’s one of two teachers who were the reasons why I’m into Linux,
open source, programming competitions, and all those other things that
really made me grow.
From Doc Mana: We made it to the finals! (December 11, 2004, 0) -
I am very proud to announce that Ateneo de Manila University’s
programming team, “Res cogitans”, made it to the
ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals
which will be held in Shanghai, China, on April 6, 2005.
The list of finalists is available from,
The team won second place in the Asia-Manila regional programming
contest on November 12, 2004, and solved
Faye story a hoax by emotionally disturbed mom (November 14, 2004, 0) - Pity, that. Anyway, full story below.
Which doesn’t mean that Cool Things don’t happen in the Philippines.
I’m thrilled by the recent (_really_ recent!) achievements of our ACM
kids (some of them are older than I am, but I taught them, so I can
get away with it). See the note below for more details. Also, am very
Ateneo CS department is so cool (November 17, 2004, 0) - I can’t get over the fact that not only does our department chair have a blog (Headless Chicken (Didith Rodrigo)), but she also regularly checks out students’ blogs and comments on them.
Ateneo is so cool. I strongly recommend
it to anyone considering computer science in the Philippines.
Must get my master’s degree soon so that I can
Kodak Philippines: send pictures through the Net (March 18, 2005, 0) - http://www.kodakexpress.com.ph/ph/
In response to Michael Cheney’s search for a service that’ll let him
upload photos and have them printed out by someone in the Philippines,
Doc Mana mentioned Kodak Express and said:
They have a FAQ, which guides you through the membership
process. I have not personally tried this service, but Kodak
Philippines has a very good reputation for quality