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Month: September 2013

Happy Programmers’ Day

Happy Programmers’ Day

So. Apparently today is Programmers’ Day. And my non-programmer friend, Jolyn from work highlighted it to me. According to Wikipedia, it is celebrated as a professional holiday in Russia (what?!), and in some firms and technologies worldwide. It is always held on the 256th day of the calendar year. And so my non-programmer friend shared a few cocktail recipes that has some semblance to some programming languages. Not surprisingly, it is available on Github, published by MIT and titled Cocktails…

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Suntec City’s New Look and Refreshed Concepts

Suntec City’s New Look and Refreshed Concepts

For a period of time, Suntec City has been closed off in stages to the public for its renewal plans. Yesterday marks the first milestone with the Opening of Phase 1 and Suntec Singapore. The opening ceremony was marked with much fanfare and lighting up of the new Fountain of Wealth. The Fountain has 136 water jets and will feature new water and lighting effects.  Since opening its doors in June 2013, Suntec Singapore has hosted 96 events and welcomed…

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LG G2 Launching Soon In Singapore

LG G2 Launching Soon In Singapore

SINGAPORE, 06 September 2013 — The way we use our mobile phones is set to change with LG Electronics Singapore (LG) latest smartphone, the LG G2. This flagship model pushes boundaries and sets a new standard in the smartphone industry. “In our pursuit of innovation and perfection, we have always observed, listened to and learned from consumers. LG has embarked on a study of consumer lifestyles and behaviors and that led to the creation of LG G2, the most exciting and ambitious phone in our company’s history…

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Pre-register your interest for iPhone 5s and 5c

Pre-register your interest for iPhone 5s and 5c

Just hours after iPhone 5s and 5c were announced to the world, the telcos in Singapore worked fast to bring up their pre-register pages on their respective websites. The iPhones will be sold from 20th September onwards. M1: https://www.m1.com.sg/iphonereg/ SingTel: http://info.singtel.com/personal/phones-plans/mobile/ios/iphone5s Starhub: http://www.starhub.com/iphone The recommended selling prices for the phones are tabulated as below. Do note that the prices may change. Model 16GB 32GB 64GB iPhone 5s SGD 988 SGD 1,148 SGD 1,288 iPhone 5c SGD 848 SGD 988   For more information…

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Creating CSS Sprites using SASS

Creating CSS Sprites using SASS

It is my third day using SASS, which is pretty much a crash course for me since I am simultaneously looking at using AngularJS as well. For today, I am tackling icons. The design of the website I was given uses icons, but of varying colors. I cannot just simply use background-color since it gives me a colored square chunk. Opening up the sprite files that I was given, I realised that it is incomplete, it consist of only one…

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