LG’s Monitors are Perfect for Working From Home, Content Creation, and Gaming

Over the past year, working from home has gone from the exception to the norm. The convenience of foregoing hours stuck in traffic, as well as being safe from the pandemic, directly translates to increased happiness, efficiency, and productivity.

Consumers were quick to transition at home. However, not all setups were conducive as a workspace. One of the biggest issues that arose was the requirement for proper computer monitors. One of the segments that grew the most over the past year has been monitors. According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), in the 4th quarter of 2020, the monitor market grew 16.9% year over year with shipments surpassing 39.2 million units worldwide.

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Consider Samsung’s 2021 Crystal UHD TV as Your Next Home Entertainment Upgrade

The year’s halfway done, but there’s still plenty of time to reinvent your space with an industry-leading home entertainment upgrade that you and your family deserve. The crystal-clear choice is Samsung’s 2021 Crystal UHD line, which is at the forefront of the 4K revolution with its best-in-class features that will change the way you watch TV.

Cinemas are more likely to be closed for the rest of the year, so an upgraded home entertainment system can replace watching the latest movies on the big screen.

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Google Promotes LGBTQ+ Businesses You Can Support This Pride Month and Beyond

For Pride Month this June, Google organized Pride Conversations: Championing LGBTQ+ MSMEs.

Google gathered entrepreneurs from the Pride community to promote inclusive economic recovery and encourage allyship from the broader public. Joining the discussion from various industries are Jolly Estaris of Google Philippines, who served as the jolly host; Rui Mariano of The Fairygodbarbie House of Beauty; Nariese Giangan of FFTG CafeAbby Biyo of Nirvana Hostel and Restaurant Siargao; Amrei Dizon of Vitalstrats Creative SolutionsJeoff Solas of Cooltura Hub barber and milk tea shop; and Sed Aguil of The Food Episode.

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11 Easy Tips to Protect Your Mental and Digital Well-Being

It’s been more than a year since the pandemic started and I can count with the fingers of both hands the number of times I went out. I have adjusted surprisingly well considering I live alone, but the cracks have started to show in the past few months. There are times when I talk to myself out loud. My social skills have declined and I find myself unable to respond during meetings and video calls. I get tired when I get multiple deliveries in a day or when I interact with a lot of people. My wellbeing is not doing so good.

So when Google invited me to a Well-being Day with Ronald Del Castillo, PsyD, MPH of DIWA Mental Health, I knew I needed to go. I wanted to find ways to care for myself as we continue to survive during the pandemic. Other speakers during the webinar included Geia Lopez from Google, and YouTube creators Janina Vela, Lyqa Maravilla, and Madam Ely.

Here are some of the things I learned during the talk:

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