Rideshare Chronicles: Uber pilots Family Profiles
Mar17

Rideshare Chronicles: Uber pilots Family Profiles

Ever had someone else book an Uber ride for you? While it works, sometimes, the driver would be skeptical as to why they’re picking up Maria when it’s Juan who booked the ride. Sometimes people would be using a product or a service beyond its intended uses. Great companies would acknowledge this and support and build around them. So Uber has finally acknowledged this and has started to roll out a pilot  of the Family...

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Essential dashcam features
Mar13

Essential dashcam features

We got a private message asking what dashboard camera features are actually essential? In our recent guide to dashcam brands, we summarized some of the key features we regarded as essential. Here’s a guide on what features would be considered essential to a dashcam. Video The most important feature of dashboard camera is its ability to record clear images. What’s the use of it if you wouldn’t be able to see details...

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Review: G1W-CB Dashboard Camera
Mar09

Review: G1W-CB Dashboard Camera

I finally ponied up some of my hard-earned cash to purchase a dashboard camera. As I’ve said, on Philippine roads, there’s no such thing as too much insurance. In cases of collisions or crime, dashcams can give you the evidence to sort things out. Or it can be a nice source of entertainment in case you happen by something funny on the road. After taking a look at the various dashboard camera brands and models in the...

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Dashboard cameras and where to buy them
Mar07

Dashboard cameras and where to buy them

With all the possible things that could go wrong on the road it pays to have added insurance aside from probably your already pricey comprehensive insurance with acts of god rider. If you happen to figure in a collision or altercation or (happenstance forbid) crime, some video evidence could surely help in your insurance claims or police report. Thanks to cheaper electronics these days, you can have your car equipped with black box...

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Selling your car
Jan31

Selling your car

After more than five years as my trusty ride, I finally sold my 2010 Hyundai i10. While it was my very first car I bought brand spanking new, I never really got to be too emotional about it. Sure, it felt different not seeing or driving the car on a daily basis but when a car has got to go, it has got to go for whatever reason. Here are some points on letting go of you car. Know why you’re selling. I have a couple of reasons as...

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Checklist your car at the repair shop
Dec18

Checklist your car at the repair shop

As drivers we probably all have our share of repair shop stories both the good and the bad. Whether we opt to bring our rides to the casa or to our suking talyer, I’m sure there’s a thing or two that we like or dislike about the service. One thing I like about casa maintenance is procedure, particularly how well-documented things are. In this case, let’s talk about the checklist. Casas usually have this procedure...

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