Microsoft ReMIX 2007 Afternoon

This was the screen saver they used to attracted my attention, and it was awesome: You can down load the screensaver here In the afternoon I went over to the business track titled THE POWER OF DIGITAL MEDIA. The speech was based on the idea that with the invention of technology that enables people to…

Wedding Vows 2.0

I could still remember the day when we made our wedding vow: And when she got first her first child: As technology evolves, people’s mind set changes slowly with it. Sapir Whorf Hypothesis states that the language one uses influence his actions. The more we use the language that involves the technology, the more we…

iX 2007 Live Chat Transcript

There were many of us chatting live during the iX conference and the iX-TDM forum. I have attached the cleaned up version of the transcript in the attachment, if you want to the original version of the chat log, you can drop me an email or SMS with your email address. And I will send…

New Media Contigent in Singapore

This post is cross-posted on The Digital Movement Blog To us, new media is the convergence of new technological trends and the new marketing paradigms. With that in mind, during the iX Conference, we have set up a New Media Booth for the purpose of introducing to you the people in Singaporean Community who are…

Working Less is More

The awesome writer Tim Ferris wrote a book called “The 4-Hour Workweek“, which talks how about how to cut down your time wasters in every day’s life. Here is not-that-short interview by Robert Scoble. [podtech content=http://media1.podtech.net/media/2007/06/PID_011485/Podtech_TimFerris_EditorsChoice.flv&postURL=http://www.podtech.net&totalTime=500000&breadcrumb=1b4d844c1bea46afbf1e5d6083aa9dec] There is a nice book excerpt on Life Hacker here. I have read the book once this Month, and…

Google – Enterprise 2.0

During the iX2007 Conference, Google’s VP of Engineering and Chief Information Officer Douglas Merrill explained Enterprise 2.0 from a Googler’s perspective. Here is the audio content: [odeo=http://odeo.com/audio/13325393/view] I love his animated presence on the stage and wonderfully crafted words. I was to conclude that what he talked about was really the vision before I discovered…

GDP of Singapore = South Carolina

I came across the picture depicting the GDP levels in U.S. in different states [via strangemaps] by using the GDP of different countries. I am happy to learn the GDP of Singapore is equal to South Carolina. Looking at different states that is represented by other countries, which are several time larger than Singapore, I…

Headless Man Jogging in Tokyo

And he finally transformed to a flying saucer? (this is a purely fun post, if you are looking for something more useful, read on) I don’t want to see that day coming yet, even When Singularity is Near. I am totally not prepared to do that. On a side note, if you are looking for…

Singapore is a darn expensive place to live in

SINGAPORE, ranked 17th most expensive place to live in the world last year, took a huge leap in year 2007. Ranking the 14th, Singapore is slightly less expensive to live in comparing to Paris and more expensive to New York. [via Mercer] According to the survey by the same company, the quality of living in…

Soon: Drive a BMW on water

This photo caught my attention when I was reading posts through my feeds. The boat design is really unique and awesome, for it has the following quality: It dares to cross copy the idea and improve on it to show the uniqueness It resembles people’s dream in their life – how cool it is to…

Twitter, Twitter, Twitter

I think the success of Twitter over Jaiku is not really the technology behind it, or how good the technology is, but the fever of technology that is penetrating into people’s life since the lit of fire. Look, here is one new add-on for your Firefox which allows you to write anything you like without…

Reality is the New Media

Totally awesome video on new media. Got that from Jeremiah Owyang’s Post(awesome) I remembered seeing a similar video in one of the nexus2007 session when second life people are presenting. (Can somebody gimme a hint where to find the video? I remembered it was a website) Here is the video done by the same company….