Simple life hack


Turn your mobile data to the OFF as a default when out and about. Why? Read on. Since about October…

The ongoing spinning


PAP ministers and surrogates spinning the racially oriented presidential election.

What if no one came?


So, there was this shop that was set up to give a chance for those who like pancakes to go…

Lots of rescued data


I had finally managed to rescue one of many drives that had documents and articles I wrote from the 90s…

A special moment in time


It is sad that Achan (dad in Malayalam) is not around to watch and take part in the festivities around…

Secure E7y Nomadic Toolkit


I spoke about creating the Secure E7y Nomadic Toolkit at FOSSAsia 2015. Here’s the video recording and the link to…

Congratulations, Howie!


I am pleased to have had the opportunity to contest for the post of the president of the Singapore Computer…

homage


This was penned by my sister, Srila. It is Nineteen Seventy-five Thirteen years of age Be aware of the world…

I know more than you do


I cannot help but continue to be baffled by the way the G responds to some of the continuing challenges…

Will we ever have engineers?


As noted by Vivian, the first of three key ingredients before anything starts is to have engineers, engineers who are…

Rest in peace, my friend!


It’s a tough day today.  Got into office and heard that a colleague passed away. He killed himself. He killed…

Walk the Talk!


“Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth.” – Albert Einstein It is a mockery of the Parliamentary…

This is too cool!


[harish@phoenix ~]$ traceroute 216.81.59.173 traceroute to 216.81.59.173 (216.81.59.173), 30 hops max, 60 byte packets 1 registerlafonera.fon.com (192.168.10.1) 2.473 ms 2.937…

In a word, wow!


I am not sure if this is a report that contains stuff taken out of context, but if its true…

It was obvious to me


Congratulations to Ms Lee Li Lian in winning the Punggol East seat on January 26, 2013. With 16,038 from 29,832…

They don’t get it.


The Punggol East by-elections are underway with the polling happening on Saturday January 26, 2013. Today, January 22, at the…

Anonymity and Feedback


For the record, I will defend the right of anyone to engage in any discourse anonymously. Anonymity is a very…

My Conscience Is Bugging Me


I cannot let the media statement put out by the “Coordinating Chairman of the PAP Town Councils” regarding the sale…

Open Source and Government


[11:05 am Dec 26th: updated to reflect some clarifications given to me via other walled-garden social media] The recent events…

Much to think about


PSLE A week ago, my younger son got his PSLE results. I must congratulate him on doing very well –…

What a disappointment


I am deeply disappointed with the announcement that the Media Development Authority has asked Google/YouTube to block access in Singapore…

A proud moment


This Hougang by-election was a foregone conclusion as far as I am concerned. I was only looking to see an…