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Remaining Vacancy for Phase 2B & 2C of Primary School Registration 2020

In 2019, I started to process MOE balloting website to provide clearer statistics for P1 registration. For 2020, I have since moved all the...


Review of Anywheel - New Bike Sharing

I thought I would never use a bike sharing service again, after so many of them shut down. Yet a new player is here...


Review of Sembawang Hot Spring

I visited Yishun’s most touristy place: the one and only hot spring in Singapore. The hot spring had a renovation and reopened in early...


Building Anderson e-Open House Website

In the last few weeks, I have been helping Anderson Primary to build their e-Open House website. It feels like all these years of...


Temasek Monies & Our Reserves

Temasek and me have a lot in common. Our fate is intertwined. We are both invested in: ShopBack DBS, Singtel, Keppel, Sembcorp, etc Singapore...


Northland Primary School Parent Volunteer - No Luck

We applied to be Parent Volunteer (PV) for Northland Primary School, but alas, we weren’t chosen to serve. This post is to share my...


Should You Buy Sembcorp Marine Rights Issue?

COVID-19 has forced companies to beef up their balance sheet. Last month we had SIA offering rights issue. This month we have Sembcorp Marine....


Book Review: Fluent Forever

During Circuit Breaker, I took up an interest with language learning, partly for my kids, and partly for myself hoping I can understand Korean...


Book Review: How We Learn

We are always learning. But seldom do we stop to think what is the most efficient way to learn? This book has some good...


Fined $200 for GST 'Late' Filing

I registered GST voluntarily in Feb this year. Then for my first quarterly filing, I was FINED $200 because I was late. I emailed...


Get Free Money From Google Pay, and Razer Pay

Google has just launched their new wallet app, and they are giving free money when you sign up! Here’s what you have to do:...


How the Coffin Dance Meme Was Born

This Internet Meme 2020 started with a TikTok post, for an Epic Fail. @khvicha_gogava ##fyp ###foryou ##follow ##global ♬ original sound - khvichagogava It...


Predictions for the post-COVID World

Kevin Surace wrote down a list of predictions. I first heard about his predictions on James Altucher podcast (recommended). He listed some obvious uptrends:...


Coding vs Programming

John Gruber said: As a sidenote, I’m fascinated at how code has, seemingly all of a sudden, eclipsed program in common usage. Titles are...


On Captain Crozier and His Boss Thomas Modly

If you haven’t know.. the US nuclear warship is infected by coronavirus, then the beloved captain was sacked, then the boss gave a speech...


Year in Review #36

36 is the year of pandemic. Life COVID-19 is like a World War III a fight against the invisible virus I worked at home...


My Desk in 2020

I posted a photo of my desk 10 years ago. 2010 Since then, much has changed 🤠 New Apple’s products: iPad, Watch, AirPods, (Beats)...


Book Review: Exhalation

Exhalation is a fiction made up of a few unrelated short stories. It is written by one of the best science fiction author –...


On Coronavirus and Stock Market

I was reading an article from Bridgewater (hedge fund). The odds of a person being infected by the virus may be infinitesimally low, but...


A Noob Mistake When I Bought London Stocks

I made my first investment in London stocks during the recent market correction. I had been wanting to buy London stocks because: Many high...