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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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Try this link on the Apple Podcast site. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-mrbrown-show/id1257186706?mt=2i=1000392031503 Generally the best way to listen is install their Anchor app. The shows last 24 hours on the station. Then after that, they can only be found in the Episodes tab of the Anchor app or in the mrbrown show podcast (you can subscribe in Apple Podcast or Google Play).
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Thank you for your feedback. Ill take it into consideration for my future topics of discussion.
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I am in San Jose at the moment, recovering from a mad day of covering the 12th September 2017 Apple keynote at Apple's HQ, Apple Park. And since I am still jet-lagged and awake at 2.30am, I thought I would... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2017 at mrbrown.com
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mrbrown and Mr Miyagi return for one of our talk cock sessions. In this 18-minute episode in four parts, we talk about the coming Reserved Presidential Election, presidential hair products, sponsored weddings, and Bidets. Episode link: https://anchor.fm/mrbrown/episodes/cba3a4 Subsribe to the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2017 at mrbrown.com
Yes, it is good for the family to do that together. It was my helper who took our family photo.
Toggle Commented Aug 11, 2017 on One Nation Tweeting Together #NDP2017 at mrbrown.com
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My NDP 2017 tweet-storm Storified. Photo caption: The family during the National Anthem. The wife was standing too, but out of shot. Mom would have stood but she was still recovering from being sick. [View the story "mrbrown tweets on... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2017 at mrbrown.com
Yes, she is very chill. I am a very blessed man and I cherish her understanding. She puts up with a lot of my other silliness too. Haha!
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Yes, I do. Indeed I do.
Toggle Commented Jul 31, 2017 on mrbrown goes sightseeing in Woodlands at mrbrown.com
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Today I learned: There is a big difference between bus 971E and 951E. The former takes you from Dhoby Ghaut to Royal Plaza Hotel on Scotts Road. The latter goes from Dhoby Ghaut to Woodlands. Non-stop. On the CTE. All... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2017 at mrbrown.com
I bought a SIM card from the Perth airport for that trip. In fact I bought the SIM card with a pocket wifi as a package because Optus sold the pocket wifi quite cheaply, and threw in the SIM card with 4GB free (I later topped up the SIM card with more data along the way.)
Toggle Commented Jul 31, 2017 on Traveling with my own pocket wifi at mrbrown.com
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Hi! Thank you! I love making those photos. Yes, I ordered from their site. I was one of the early backers of the Kickstarter, which is why I got it earlier. Now can order and buy liao.
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Kim Huat feels your pain during the MRT line disruption at the North-South Line today. YouTube link: https://youtu.be/kAX9MqAmcgM Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2017 at mrbrown.com
No lah haha. We brothers and extended family all chip in to help mom when we can. She does so much for us.
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It is from Artisan Obscura. You can buy it at local shops like Ricebowl. Beware though, if you don’t secure it with some Loctite, it will loosen over time and drop off, and your heart will be very pain. Haha!
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The Carousell chat box has some default buttons like “Yes, it’s still available!” and “Please make an offer to exchange feedback later :)”. I think they should have more. Here are my suggestions. 1. The “Do not insult me with... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2017 at mrbrown.com
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At the Wet Market with Mother by Kin Mun "mrbrown" Lee on Exposure Following my mother to her usual trip across the Causeway to the wet market. (Read the full post and see more photographs at brown.exposure.co.) Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2017 at mrbrown.com
It averages about $100 per pax, if I remember correctly.
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Kim Huat weighs in on a family feud. (Available in 4K) YouTube link: https://youtu.be/eyu0hjBqIVs Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2017 at mrbrown.com
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Yes, as you probably expected, Transformers 5 is just as bad as the other four. Two and a half hours of robot rojak, mashed together in one set piece after another. Did I enjoy it? Some of it here and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2017 at mrbrown.com
They have some English speakers but majority is Chinese.
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It was another good WWDC 2017, this time in San Jose. A bit ulu compared to downtown San Francisco, if you ask me. But I am a city boy. I enjoyed meeting my tech media friends again and hearing the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2017 at mrbrown.com
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Me: "I just wanna pick up some toothpaste for my trip. Since we are here, maybe you call home and find out what else we are short of." Wife: "Ok." We walk out of the supermarket with $106 of groceries.... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2017 at mrbrown.com
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I was fooling around with stickers and gifs in my iPhone's iMessage and made some new Kim Huat gifs in the Tumblr iMessage app, feat. Kim Chan. I think it is time for a new set of Kim Huat Gifs.... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2017 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat shares his love for life-saving. (Subtitles available, turn on Captions if needed.) YouTube link: https://youtu.be/ZFMwRGzF7KA Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2017 at mrbrown.com
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Me, trying to pull out the key Faith broke inside my bedroom door handle: "Darn it, my tools can't get it out." Wife: "Here, try this pair of pliers!" Me: "Ah good! Thanks. You know, I used to have needle-nose... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2017 at mrbrown.com