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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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I resumed the podcast after a long hiatus. We are now in Season 7. Season 7, Episode 1. In a new year, in a new home, in a new endemic phase of the pandemic. Sunday, 5th March 2023. Listen to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2023 at mrbrown.com
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Yes. I still have this tee. How many of you bought it back then and still have it? I couldn’t fit into it for a long time but I can fit into it again. Wow, 2006 felt like just yesterday.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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I am now on Mastodon as @mrbrown@kopiti.am. Use my Invite link below to join this server and follow me. kopiti.am/invite/6C5wjqMr Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Signs you are not in Japan on holiday anymore but back in Singapore, post-2020/2021 edition: 1. You can use dustbins everywhere instead of your pocket. 2. You aren’t spraying disinfectant on your hands every time you enter a store or... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Behind the scenes of Ah Girls Go Army, shot on my secret film camera. (Read the full post and see more photographs at https://brown.exposure.co/uncle-brownie-and-ah-girls-go-army or view the embedded version below.) Uncle Brownie and Ah Girls Go Army by Kin Mun... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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It has been more than two years since my last overseas trip. And my last WWDC was June 2019. So this trip to San Jose was very special. Flights were full and it took some finessing to get me there.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat gives you a look from the top of the world. Ok maybe just a hill in San Jose. YouTube link: youtu.be/CvfJXa8ZAMs Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat reports from WWDC 2022 from Cupertino! Check out the new M2 MacBook Air and 13-inch MBP! YouTube link: youtu.be/BZiDuZHoaN4 Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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My journey to and from the US was long. ... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Not say don’t share, but care what you share! A PSA from the Privacy Awareness Week 2022 To find out more: https://www.pdpc.gov.sg/paw2022 YouTube link: youtu.be/ILa9tmn7f-A Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat says there is only one real thing. Don’t click the wrong links! A PSA from OCBC. YouTube link: youtu.be/QS7F648RZqk Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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When it is your wife’s birthday, you take her on a staycation and tell her she can do whatever she wants. She wanted to play badminton. So we played badminton for two solid hours after breakfast (I won one game,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat recaps the slaps, the straps and the licence to thrill. YouTube link: youtu.be/GDEgEbhnMus Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat recently went to buy some expensive things. YouTube link: youtu.be/imoZJrNFBCY Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Wow I did NOT expect The Batman to be THIS good. It is the best Bat-anything since The Dark Knight. I love the focus on the World’s Greatest Detective. I don’t quite know how this will work since it is... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat is excited about the changes to the community safe management measures but wishes there could be more. YouTube link: youtu.be/a2ZOTD3R7JI Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Adventures you can have in Singapore: 1. Scale Mount Faber. 2. Fight for a table at Tiong Bahru Market on a Sunday morning. 3. Queue at the “lucky” Hougang Toto booth for the Hongbao draw. 4. Ballot for a place... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Wife was doing some culling and packing, and I was reminded of this hifi set. This box is 22 years old. The hifi is gone but the box remains. The JVC UX-V10GN was a major part of our home in... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat thinks he needs a new career. YouTube link: youtu.be/3q40zDHMrLE Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat has a few choice words to eat about NYT’s attempt at Singaporean Curry. YouTube link: youtu.be/qIBAAxJhzmw Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat wants to warn you of a new bank scam. A PSA from OCBC. YouTube link: youtu.be/ltlnOrG7kew Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Eat right, get exercise, stay healthy. YouTube link: youtu.be/EM0vqdV6ZCw Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat welcomes 2022. YouTube link: youtu.be/5KextuVd9cA Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat thinks Christmas went by too quickly. YouTube link: youtu.be/iueiJBZLUlA Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2022 at mrbrown.com
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Kim Huat is contemplating a new sports career. YouTube link: youtu.be/0SP9-uZ4UIY Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2022 at mrbrown.com