Filipino wins 2014 Tallenge January contest

(Photo grab from www.tallenge.com)

(Photo grab from www.tallenge.com)

A Filipino musician, based in China, won the 2014 Tallenge January contest at www.tallenge.com.

Bryan Magsayo, a young musician from Valencia City, Bukidnon, topped the result tally with 7,636 votes and won $500.

Here’s an interview of Magsayo with Sun.Star Pilipinas.

Tallenge is an online talent platform where users can showcase their skills and compete to win fame and fortune.

According to its Facebook page, Tallenge said they have no celebrity judges. However, viewers can vote for their favorite entry via a unique head-to-head voting format.

The competition has participants from over 100 countries with over 20 open categories including performing arts, visual arts, literature, technology, and business. (Sunnex)

UP Cebu wins Green Fashion Revolution 2014

CEBU – How do you recycle discarded tarpaulins? The students from the University of the Philippines Cebu showcased on Saturday woven tribal costumes made of tarpaulins and these designs ruled the runway. The University of the Philippines Cebu emerged as champion in the 2014 Green Fashion Revolution, an intercollegiate environmental fashion show held at SM