iOS 11 update changed my behaviour

I accepted the fate that updating to iOS 11 beta releases would be a bad idea. Most importantly, it will drain the battery life. So I skipped that since I'm not longer writing iOS code and doing more stuff on the web. 

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iot owns you, no?

We need the right to fix our own property. We need the right to kick invasive advertisers out of our devices. We need the ability to shut down the information back-channels to advertisers, not merely because we don’t love being spied on, but because those back doors are security risks, as the stories of Superfish … Continue reading iot owns you, no?

Passion made possible

We (Singapore) have released a new tourism tagline. Passion Made Possible  https://www.facebook.com/VisitSingaporeOfficial/videos/10159211580145704/ I have many friends who joked about it. "fake it till you make it video" "feels like NDP video" Personally, I like this video. Very much inspiring, I just hope that in real-life people are more adaptable to failures. The successful people in … Continue reading Passion made possible

No more FB Groups App

The main reason they are removing it is because no ads run on groups and they need us to be on the main feed. “I really want to be able to just have this app to keep up with friends and not have to actually go on Facebook. But the app is currently pretty terrible … Continue reading No more FB Groups App

Real Night

The Art of Manliness: #312: The Disappearing Night Sky - https://overcast.fm/+LoDyAYj8 This is a very interesting podcast about our disappearing sky. It talks about how we are not enjoying the real night anymore. With all the lights from the cities, we are kinda of like lighted up all day. Night used to be dark, really … Continue reading Real Night

Confirmation bias

There’s an irony to all of this mess, of course. If you’re desperate enough to feel better about yourself by adopting a philosophy of delusional positivity, that philosophy will appeal to others around you who are also desperate to feel better about themselves via The Truth About “The Secret” | Mark Manson This piece of … Continue reading Confirmation bias

Stress and Constipation

Do you have bowels movement every day? Some doctors tell us that it is good and we should have bowels movement every day. Unfortunately, this does not happened to me. My bowel movement is usually between two to three days, this get worst when I need to travel. It goes up to five days. I not … Continue reading Stress and Constipation

Bad Appeitte 

At times, when the heat is so strong and I do not feel like eating any rice or solid meals, porridge is what I go for. Here are 3 porridge recipes that we think you will love in this “heaty” city. via 3 healthy and easy to prepare herbal porridge recipes for the summer – … Continue reading Bad Appeitte 

Media

To me, It’s all about participation. Users are agnostic to where they consume your story. But if you focus on content, and attempt to build brand, you will win. via The Hack: Having a Media Company Mentality – Gary Vaynerchuk – Medium Truly. This is where I’m heading next. Media. Building web properties, it’s so … Continue reading Media

Silent Evidence

That year, I turned 30. There’s an old Chinese saying: ‘At 30, one stands firm.’ Yet, I couldn’t even support myself. What could I do? Keep waiting, or give up my movie-making dream? My wife gave me invaluable support. via Ang Lee: A Never-Ending Dream | What Shih Said I find myself in this quote. … Continue reading Silent Evidence