"It is not yet time to
celebrate. There is yet so much to do. It is time for a lot of hard work. God made us win
but it is for a purpose that we still have to accomplish."
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site receives more tweaks and facelifts here and there.
Basic content remains the same with minor grammar and
typographic checks. Relaunch of site also scheduled at
10.19.99: After more than a year, the site finally gets an entire overhaul in
design and content. Certain changes in the information architecture have also been made to
accommodate new articles and images.
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Relief and joy are the first
things parents feel when the fruit of their labor, the child, is finally born. The same
feelings apply here too, because after close to 3 months of hard labor, the EDSA website
is up and running! We feel like proud parents,
ready to show off our "baby"
to the world, ready to reveal the intricate mechanics that we have delved so deeply into
for the past few months.
Of course, it wasnt
easy, it never is.
Building the darn thing
required a wealth of talent and resources, some from places that we had never even heard
of. Pooling our resources was as always, a hard task.
Thankfully, there was the
ever-comforting presence of Ronald McDonald (and his big red shoes) to light our way. Not
to mention that purple thingamabob Grimace.
temper flared (especially Jasons, whos persistence is one for the books).
Deadlines were kept to the utmost of our capacity, which caused many things such as missed
cartoons, missed trips to the mall, video game deprivation, sleep deprivation, etc
However, this product of countless hours on the computer, several phone conversations and
faxes, hundreds of pounds of french fries, several gallons of Coke and coffee, lost hours
of sleep and hundreds of resource pages is well worth the effort.
We can say that there
aint no greater feeling than accomplishing a mission. We set out to bring to the
advancements of technology possibly one of the greatest events in the world, and that we