Posts from September, 2012

Open Web Day at University of Sto. Tomas (UST)

Robert "Bob" Reyes


Team Mozilla Philippines, in cooperation with Tomasino Web and Wikimedia Philippines staged the very first Open Web Day at the oldest university in Asia: the Royal and Pontifical University of Sto. Tomas.

The half-day event venue was held at the St. Albertus Magnus Auditorium (Ed-Tech Center) earlier today. Attended by a couple of UST students and some friends of TomWeb.
Jojit Ballesteros of Wikimedia Philippines gave a talk on what Wikimedia (the power behind the world’s biggest encyclopedia) is… Read the rest

Summer Code Party UPLB

Kevin John Ventura


Mozilla Philippines Community and University of the Philippines Los Baños – Computer Science Society (UPLB-COSS) will be celebrating Summer Code Party on September 22, 2012 8:00AM to 5:00PM.

Register Here:
ICS Mega Lecture Hall
University of the Philippines
Los Baños, Laguna 4031
What is Mozilla’s Summer Code Party?
It’s Mozilla’s big summer campaign. Kicking off June 23rd and running all summer long.
It’s all about helping people learn the basics of coding and the web by making… Read the rest

#MozillaPH at ANC’s Future Perfect TV Show

Robert "Bob" Reyes


Mozilla Philippines Community Manager Eusebio “Jun” Barrun, Jr. and I were the guests of ANC’s Future Perfect show last night (aired live at Sky Cable Channel 27 around 1900H). The show, hosted by veteran broadcast journalist Tony Velasquez, made a feature on the upcoming Firefox OS. Here’s the recording of the show via IWanTV:

On behalf of the entire Mozilla Philippines Community, we would like to thank the awesome Executive Producer (Melissa), staff (Charmaine), and crew of ANC’s Future Perfect… Read the rest

Software Freedom Day 2012: 12 Events, 1 Mozilla

Robert "Bob" Reyes


On Saturday, 15 September 2012, the entire world will be celebration Software Freedom Day 2012 (SFD). Software Freedom Day is a worldwide celebration of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS). The goal in this celebration is to educate the worldwide public about the benefits of using high quality FOSS in education, in government, at home, and in business — technically, everywhere!
We at the Mozilla Philippines Community is one with all those who believe in FOSS in celebrating this day… Read the rest