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mrbrown
Singapore
Father of 3, Blogfather of Singapore, satirist, writer, traveler, podcaster & boss of new media company. Loves gadgets, film cameras & bicycle commuting.
Interests: anime, xbox, japanese robot toys, iphone, gba and pc gaming, writing about my country, playing with my daughters, faith and joy, and my son isaac, cycling, lord of the rings movies, mobile phones, apple macintoshes, ps3.
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Son: "Why can't we go out today?" Me: "You have to revise for exams." Son: "Then what's the use of Labour Day?" Me: "Work. Because that's what Labour means." Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at mrbrown.com
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My return SQ flight from Hong Kong was a full flight but for the May movie selection (which was released a few days early), there was Deadpool, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, and Spotlight. All movies with monsters in them.... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at mrbrown.com
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Romance, something our marriage thrives on, as demonstrated in this exchange on my iPhone this morning… (Top photo kindly taken by Tedd Jong Wei, taken at gala of The Huntsman: Winter's War, Universal Studios Singapore) Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at mrbrown.com
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True story: Friend received a call from her bank's Relationship Manager saying she needed to update her particulars. Then the RM proceeded to ask her if she had changed HER. DATE. OF. BIRTH. And yes, my friend called the bank... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at mrbrown.com
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Listening to the bus announcements on a Lantau Island bus. Anchor link: https://anchor.fm/w/9fa038 Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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I'll be here in Hong Kong for a few days. Just attended the IFA Global Press Conference (GPC) in Hong Kong, and the opening of Consumer Electronics China in Shenzhen. This year, the IFA GPC was held outside of Europe... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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Conversations with my youngest daughter. Anchor link: https://anchor.fm/w/9F2E3E Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat reads the news live on Facebook on the 15 April 2016 and tells you a sad story about his recent misunderstanding. YouTube link: https://youtu.be/DHw869u5o7Q Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2016 at mrbrown.com
Im actually quite fond of G+. I still visit it but mainly for photography-related stuff.
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Caption: The author on a recent trip to Hokkaido with his mother. This is Shirogane Waterfall, near the Blue Pond. On the back of Facebook launching Live Video for all users, an interesting statistic has emerged. According to reports, sharing... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat reads the news live on Facebook on the 11 April 2016 and discusses the art of wedding photography. YouTube link: https://youtu.be/mKLuot3ir1A For a closer look at what Kim Huat was critiquing: http://imgur.com/a/z5NtO Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat reads the news live on Facebook on the 11 April 2016 and does Shakespeare. YouTube link: https://youtu.be/cXdzy7B6RmY Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat reads the news live on Facebook on the 6 April 2016 and talks about Panana Leaks and MRT reports. YouTube link: https://youtu.be/lkEWBo9fPJk Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2016 at mrbrown.com
I didnt. But Im not sure if its claimable under your own insurance though. Best call your travel insurance company and check.
Toggle Commented Apr 9, 2016 on Traveling with my own pocket wifi at mrbrown.com
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Actually hor, I took MRT back from Sembawang station to Serangoon station via Circle Line, north traveling to northeast, and it didn’t feel that far. I do appreciate the current and new lines linking us all up.
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When Qingjian Realty asked me if I wanted to see their Smart Home showflat, I was at first a bit skeptical. It is not easy to pull this off and get the tech infrastructure right. So out of curiosity, I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2016 at mrbrown.com
Thanks for the heads up. I already follow their page. Very good.
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Kim Huat reads the news live on Facebook on the 31st of March 2016. YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/1SESIfQ Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2016 at mrbrown.com
Posted Apr 1, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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On March 23rd, Kim Huat went live on Facebook to share his feelings about remembering Ah Kong. YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/25Ar6zo Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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I just realized that this is the fourth year in a row I am writing on dengue prevention (last year I wrote this). But I had a scare a few weeks ago, when I was suspected of having dengue (it... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2016 at mrbrown.com
Ewww.
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Anchor link: https://anchor.fm/w/9E1191 Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2016 at mrbrown.com
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Faith has a growing list of songs that she likes. She can’t sing the words, being non-verbal and severely autistic, but like any other teen, she has her favorites and we only find out when she starts to vocalize or... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2016 at mrbrown.com