SMS Scam: Roaming Number Charges, Send 200 to 808 Scam

Got this sms spam and scam… Basically it says that my account was charged with 200 pesos because I called and texted a roaming number. And to cancel this 200 pesos “charged” to my account, I need to send message to 808 containing a specified number (09120009743 in my case) <space> 200, and reply to… Continue reading SMS Scam: Roaming Number Charges, Send 200 to 808 Scam

Happy New Year!!!

Happy New Year to all the readers of Menardconnect.com!!! I am not a fan of new year’s resolution post but I will admit I’ve got lots of backlog post for this blog and I promise to post more here (and in my other blogs too) this year! I wish you all the best this 2016!!!

List of Official Holidays in the Philippines 2016

Malacañang announced the list of Philippines Holiday 2016 last week. And as a public service to my readers who are searching for 2016 Philippine Holidays, I am posting the list here at menardconnect.com. As per Proclamation No. 1105, s. 2015, here is the Official Holidays in the Philippines in 2016 January 1, 2016, Friday –… Continue reading List of Official Holidays in the Philippines 2016

Sam Mendoza SMS Scam 2015… Still alive and kicking

I receive several reports that a certain Sam is making some SMS Scam rounds again this year. Background: Several years ago I created a blog post awareness about an SMS Scam featuring one Sam Mendoza. She patterned it from a similar scam a year before (the Marie Velasco SMS Scam in 2009). That blog post… Continue reading Sam Mendoza SMS Scam 2015… Still alive and kicking

List of Official Holidays in the Philippines 2015

Malacañang announced the official list of Philippines Holiday 2015 last year (around July 2014). And to help you out my readers who are searching for 2015 Philippines Holidays, I am posting this here at menardconnect.com. Here are the Official Holidays in the Philippines for 2015, as per Proclamation No. 831, s. 2014 January January 1,… Continue reading List of Official Holidays in the Philippines 2015

WAUA: WordPress WP-ADMIN Bruteforce Attack

“We Are Under Attack!!!” That is what the orcs will shout (in their very unique husky and grunty voice) when the enemies attack their orc base in Warcraft 3. That is also my topic of this post: “WAUA!!!” No I’m now screaming about the attack on my blog. I have this good mindset about threats… Continue reading WAUA: WordPress WP-ADMIN Bruteforce Attack

Happy New Year!!!

I just want to greet all my friends online and IRL and all the readers of this blog a Happy New Year! I am not really good at writing blog New Years resolution posts, but I will do my best to post more here at menardconnect.com (and launch all the other blogs here as promised in… Continue reading Happy New Year!!!

Twitter Analytics Online

Twitter launched some cool features last week. Going to analytics.twitter.com will give you great metrics about your tweets and your followers. For followers stats, it shows data about your followers interests (Top Interests and Most Unique Interests), location, gender and list tweeps your followers also follow. For the tweets metrics, it highlights your tweets impressions… Continue reading Twitter Analytics Online