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Month: July 2010

Project Reach Causathon

Project Reach Causathon

Once again, Daphne of XPR has invited me to partake in another event. This time, it is one of a social cause, or rather, social causes. Causathon is a portmanteau of ’cause’ and ‘marathon’ to signify that the race for cause is one long journey. Our destination is World Peace. There are 85 SMa students in 14 different teams taking part in this race. Each team champion different causes such as from helping transient workers to helping the folks who…

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Guide: Joining Your Computer To SMU’s Network From Anywhere

Guide: Joining Your Computer To SMU’s Network From Anywhere

Before we start, a disclaimer: All software links are directed to the school’s server or related website. Any software links that are not directed to such locations will be highlighted. In no way I am responsible for any damage caused to your computer from the implementation of this guide. This guide has, however, worked for me several times. Table of Contents: Requirements Steps

Recommended: Top 10 Tips for Surviving Office Life

Recommended: Top 10 Tips for Surviving Office Life

Lifehacker has compiled tips that they consider essential for surviving office life. Working in an office for a short three months, I can’t help but to agree with most of the tips in the article. If you have any other tips, feel free to post them in the Lifehacker post. In reverse order: Have Someone Else Do Your Handicapping Ask Others to Be Creative Without Putting It That Way Leave Without Burning Bridges Get Around or Work Beyond Lame IT…

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Help the family of the guy who died in the freak accident!

Help the family of the guy who died in the freak accident!

Recall the recent news article of a guy being dead from a freak accident involving a crane and a bus? Well, apparently the guy, Ahmad Lispa who died was profiled in RenovAID, a corporate social responsibility outreach program by Mediacorp. I am not a fan of the telly. However, from what I do know, this family requires long term aid, especially so after the sole breadwinner just passed away. Read more at the Facebook group that is recently set up…

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Quick Tip: WLAN-Student for iDevices

Quick Tip: WLAN-Student for iDevices

[The post below is depreciated due to recent changes in the school network. Please refer to the latest post on connecting your iDevice to the school network.] Sorry for the lack of posts, this week is a busy week. Anyway, I stumbled upon a senior, Wei Kiat who managed to set up a profile server for the iDevices: iPhone, iPod Touch and the iPad. Though iPad is not officially out in Singapore, the device uses iOS, the same operating system…

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[AoTW] MiChi

[AoTW] MiChi

I was listening to Maerong Radio and this rare singer came up. Why rare? Cuz the radio is currently on to the Korean craze. Not that I am complaining though, however good songs must be shared. 🙂 MiChi is of British-Japanese decent. She has lived a fair bit in both countries and that explains her perfect English in her songs. You can read more at her Wikipedia page. More MiChi goodness here!