The rumor mill has been rumbling quite a lot these days on the impending launch of a number of big tickets items from both AMD and Nvidia. PC gamers, like me, are all eagerly waiting for the launch of new GPUs by Nvidia, as well as CPUs and GPUs from AMD. It seems that these... Continue Reading →
New York trip highlights 2019 (pt 4)
Madison Square Garden was one of our top venues we were interested in visiting while in New York. Also known as the Garden, it is a multi-purpose indoor arena located in Midtown Manhattan. That place is rich in history as a premier venue not only in hosting world class sporting events, but also concerts and... Continue Reading →
Zoom fatigue is real!
With most of the world currently fighting the pandemic, and major cities under lockdown, including Singapore, one of the few ways for people to connect with each other, whether professionally or personally, is through the use of the various video conferencing apps and softwares like Zoom, Skype, Cisco WebEx and many more. I use Zoom... Continue Reading →
New York trip highlights 2019 (pt 3)
The ferry to the statue of liberty was one of the most amazing experience I had while in New York City. Yes I know the site is super touristy and kinda overrated, but for a first-timer, we just had to do it. It was beautiful, bright sunny day, judging from the sunglasses that I had... Continue Reading →
New York trip highlights 2019 (pt 2)
After a good night's sleep, we were eager to set out and properly explore the city. We focused on lower Manhattan first and took the subway to the World Trade Center. The PATH station of the World Trade Center is a magnificent piece of architecture. Built from the remains of the former WTC station in... Continue Reading →
New York trip highlights 2019 (pt 1)
A little over a year ago, I went on a trip of a lifetime. I have always wanted to visit New York City. Looking back at my blog, I realised that while I mentioned about the trip to New York, I never really shared any photos or talked about my experiences while being there on... Continue Reading →
Things I will NOT miss when the circuit breaker is over
Life in the post-pandemic world will never be the same again. As Singapore gradually lifts the Circuit Breaker measures to regain a sense of normalcy, so long as other countries are still battling Covid-19, we can never go back to having a normal life. Singapore must continually be vigilant, so as not to repeat our... Continue Reading →
Things I miss a lot during the Circuit Breaker
With Singapore approaching the tail end of the Circuit Breaker, (amounting to almost two months of lockdown) and economic activity in Singapore gradually thawing, life will never be the same as before. Social distancing and the wearing of face masks in public will be the new normal moving forward, whether you are in a mall,... Continue Reading →
Things to look forward to after the Circuit Breaker ends
With a circuit breaker lasting two months and a gradual lifting of circuit breaker measures, life will not immediately go back to normal. In fact life may forever be altered with the pandemic raging across the world. Contact tracing, regular testing and sporadic outbreaks of new Covid-19 clusters will be the new norm moving forward.... Continue Reading →
Anticipating a sense of emptiness when I complete watching Money Heist
In the last few weeks, I have grown increasingly fond of the characters from Money Heist. Spain’s groundbreaking, intentionally renown Netflix series, spanning four seasons, is approaching it’s end. At least for me. I have been following the show, slowly but surely. I tried not to binge watch the series, for I know I will... Continue Reading →
Two weeks with the new 12.9 inch iPad Pro!
Recently, I bought the new 12.9 inch iPad Pro together with the smart folio keyboard. In the midst of a circuit breaker, the iPad Pro quickly became an indispensable gadget that I use daily, providing me with not just hours of entertainment, but great multitasking ability to do my work that much more efficiently. I... Continue Reading →
Red Dead Redemption 2: Download in progress.
With the world in lockdown due to the Coronavirus, and Singapore in the middle of a ‘circuit breaker’ discouraging anyone from socialising outside, it is no wonder that the gaming industry is having a renaissance. Most of the people around the world is cooped up at home, and one of the little ways anyone can... Continue Reading →
Money Heist is really good.
Midway through the circuit breaker, and I have encountered a Netflix gem. I knew this show would be groundbreaking, but I just never had the time to start watching it, until recently. And that show is none other than Money Heist, the show that made international headlines as one of the most popular non-english tv... Continue Reading →
New Assassin’s Creed game announced!
Ubisoft recently announced a new Assassin’s Creed game, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. The latest in the long line of games from the wildly successful Assassin’s Creed franchise, Valhalla, a Viking themed Assassin’s Creed, will follow the footsteps of Bayek from Origins, which takes place in ancient Eqypt, and Alexios (or Kassandra if you chose to play... Continue Reading →
What Orchard Road looks like during the circuit breaker
Right now, I am staying in a serviced apartment in River Valley while waiting for my new apartment to finish renovations. In fact, renovation hasn’t started yet and will not start until the circuit breaker is lifted in the beginning of June. Which means that I will temporarily be staying in the serviced apartment for... Continue Reading →