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Crypto Sports Betting: Why is it Becoming so Popular?

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It isn’t much of a surprise that crypto is increasingly being used by sports betting fans. After all, the technology, along with the underlying blockchain technology, are taking over in almost all financial spaces – from real estate smart...

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Globe, Vertiv team up for 5G-ready data center in Quezon 

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Vertiv (NYSE: VRT), a global provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions, joined Globe Telecom in formally opening its new 5G-ready data center located in Tiaong, Quezon Province. The TIA 942, Ti...


‘The Tie That Binds’ by Mayumi Cruz challenges preconceived notions of monstrosity

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Who is the true evil: conscienceless machines and technology, the creatures we perceive as monsters, or humans who want to assert their superiority at the expense of others? Mayumi Cruz seeks to challenge preconceived notions of monstrosity in her latest mystery fiction book, “The Tie That Bi...

Skyranch Tagaytay to hold stargazing event on Nov. 25

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Skyranch Tagaytay is hosting a stargazing session on Saturday, November 25. In a recent Facebook post, the amusement park announced that the event will take place from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Phase 2, near the Log Coaster ride. Admission will be free for all visitors holding tickets for the said da...

LIST: Paw-some Christmas gifts from stores that support stray dogs and cats

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When it comes to holiday shopping, the options are endless. But what if your gift could bring smiles to both your loved ones and furry friends? In the spirit of giving, Metro News Central has scoured the internet to find purr-fect Christmas gifts, all sourced from stores deeply committed to support...

Crime thriller 'One By One' by Yeyet Soriano an intriguing examination of vigilantism

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Do the ends truly justify the means? Multi-genre writer Yeyet Soriano offers an answer to such question in her latest crime fiction, "One By One." The story begins when several men start winding up dead under mysterious circumstances. Their distinct wounds spark speculations of a potenti...

Inasal na manok among best-rated meat dishes in the world

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Inasal na manok has earned a place among the top 50 best-rated meat dishes globally, according to the international food database Taste Atlas. Based on the list published on its website, the dish secured the 47th spot with a remarkable 4.6 rating. Described as a "unique Filipino grilled ...

'The Groovy Manananggal' a critique of factionalism and divisive politics

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Fred Figueroa's latest book, "The Groovy Manananggal," offers a scathing critique of factionalism and divisive political beliefs. The story follows Samantha, a fourth-generation manananggal from the Mansilyo family. Her unique circumstance, having reached the age of 27 without undergo...

7 must-visit camping sites near Metro Manila

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Planning your next vacation? Sure, you can be on the white sands of Boracay, the limestone cliffs of Palawan, or the surf breaks of Siargao. But if you're looking for places with outdoor, adrenaline-inducing activities and are not too far from the metro, you may consider exploring campsites. You...

Love blooms between werewolf, manananggal in 'Moonlight Eclipse'

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"Their connection was a dance between worlds, a promise of something yet unspoken," writes Maita Rue in her latest novella, "Moonlight Eclipse." Rue was referring to the overwhelming emotions felt by the book's lead characters — Interpol agent Anthony and social media ...

Scottish vlogger criticized for comments about café customers in Baguio

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A Scottish travel vlogger drew the ire of Filipinos online for his negative comments about coffee shop customers in Baguio City. Dale Philip, who has more than 2.8 million YouTube subscribers and 19.8 million TikTok followers, posted a video online where he called out people for purportedly turning...

Love meets paranormal, social issues in 'My Girlfriend is a Manananggal'

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A new paranormal book intertwines the delightful sensation of "kilig" with important themes like mental health, education, and poverty. Keira Viresse's latest work, "My Girlfriend is a Manananggal," follows Thirdy, a rich but miserable man whose life takes a turn when he is ...

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