CloseUp ‘Bring Your Own Beat’ at Prive

Christmas is all about parties and last December 7, CloseUp upped the ante with its Bring Your Own Beat Party (BYOB) at Prive Luxury Club, the Fort. Why BYOB? Because it was an event where the guests pretty much requested for their favorite songs to be played. They did it the digital era way by tweeting with the #CloseUpBYOB hashtag. From last summer’s hit “Call me Maybe” to the most popular electric dance music tracks, DJ Clyde Harris and Mars Miranda blasted one party song after another, giving all guests something to dance to that fab Saturday night. That ... Continue Reading...

Celebrities and BlackBerry

Something to scratch off my to-do list: getting to know more about BlackBerry and attending a BB how-to workshop in the past week. The BB operating system is one thing I've never used but it was nice to be acquainted with it, no matter how short the session. It gave me an insight on why celebrities prefer to use the BB messaging system. Voice note rocks and so does bar code scanning. BB is also deemed to be a lot cheaper. Imagine having to send MMS and email for free because BB makes communication possible with cheap data plans provided by the leading ... Continue Reading...