Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Turking for a Living

Interesting. I wouldn't turk but it may be the way the new gen will go rather than selling tissue paper at the hawker centre.

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Turking for a Living

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Amazon’s Mechanical Turk is a crowdsourced marketplace that allows people (turkers) to complete small tasks that computers cannot. These turkers represent the Wild West of the crowdsourcing workforce.

WhatsApp finally adds voice calls for all Android users, iOS coming soon

Still waiting for it to update on my Android.....

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WhatsApp finally adds voice calls for all Android users, iOS coming soon

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Android users can finally make voice calls on WhatsApp, thanks to a quiet but major update. The feature has been teased for months, with the update hitting select users a few weeks ago. Now,...

Amos Yee charged in court for 3 alleged offences

With the defiant look, this kid needs counselling more than persecution. Only if it does not work then...

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Amos Yee charged in court for 3 alleged offences

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Amos Yee, the 16-year old whose video diatribe against the late Lee Kuan Yew went viral in just a matter of hours after it was released online, has been slapped with several charges on Tuesday. Acc...

Despite Twitter arrests, Umno MP claims Malaysians’ speech freer than Singapore’s

The 17 years old teenager Amos was arrested here not to be incarcerated but for therapy. The fact tht his English is so good (another poke at the education minister there) makes us aware even more aware in regards to his misplaced endeavour.

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Despite Twitter arrests, Umno MP claims Malaysians’ speech freer than Singapore’s

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KUALA LUMPUR, March 30 — Malaysians have the freedom to speak freely in this country unlike in Singapore, Umno MP Datuk Bung Moktar Radin said today after Singapore media reported the arrest of a...

Monday, March 30, 2015

Hiker's incredible transformation captured in selfies over 2,600 mile journey

4200 km! Cool footage but tad distracting with a picture every 1.6 km no?

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Hiker's incredible transformation captured in selfies over 2,600 mile journey

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The change in the landscape, scenery and Davidhazy's weight and facial hair are incredible to watch.

Monjayaki, the popular Tokyo dish you've probably never heard of 【RocketKitchen】

Mentaiko and mochi? Yeech! The flour gruel reminds me of our oyster omelette, at least it's oyater... and eggs.

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Monjayaki, the popular Tokyo dish you've probably never heard of 【RocketKitchen】

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When people think of Japanese food, most think of sushi, sashimi or even some of the more popular Japanese comfort foods like okonomiyaki or udon noodles. If you're a tourist, however, you've likely never experienced one of Tokyo's most popular dishes: monjayaki. But don't feel bad; even some Japane…

Brunei vs Singapore: A Case Study

Interesting read, on the other small nation that did not join the federation after the British left the region. It's been like 5 years since I was there on a project.

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Brunei vs Singapore: A Case Study

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There are two countries that are always going to be linked in the Southeast Asia region due to their similarities, and the key choices...

Lee Kuan Yew's Other Legacy: Why Singapore Has One Of The World's Toughest Militaries

Now no longer secret? Just glad I am passed the age to be mobilized.

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Lee Kuan Yew's Other Legacy: Why Singapore Has One Of The World's Toughest Militaries

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Lee Kuan Yew, who just died at age 91, turned tiny Singapore into one of Asia's biggest financial hubs — and a military giant.

This Might be the Best Use of Drones Ever

Pretty soon operating a drone with be part of the lifeguard certification.

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This Might be the Best Use of Drones Ever

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genius.

Loyal Felines Provide A Cat's-Eye View of Life Inside a New York City Firehouse with Their Own...

Interesting markings, cute.

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Loyal Felines Provide A Cat's-Eye View of Life Inside a New York City Firehouse with Their Own...

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Daydreaming of warmer days. While the Dalmatian is the animal that most people think of when they think of fire fighters, two loyal felines named Boogie and Carlow are poised and ready to represent...