The technical advisory body admits there is ‘little time for poll automation,” while Comelec chairman Benjamin Abalos says the poll body has no budget for modernization.
Meanwhile, Alex Villafania gives a preview of the upcoming Windows Vista, as he got his hands “dirty,” testing and playing around with the new operating system.
Finally, Joey Alarilla marvels at Singapore’s high-tech industry and environment, and suggests that the Philippines should start learning now from this country with more than 4 million people. He concludes:
The future is already here, and we can’t rely on someone else to take us there. Let’s come up with our own Seldon Plan (from Isaac Asimov’s book*). Let’s build our own Foundation. Let’s do it now. It won’t happen in a day.
*italics are my own words.