Author: Selena maharjan

  • Win Yoga Lin Concert Tickets

    Win Yoga Lin Concert Tickets

    Link: http://theurbanwire.com/2009/02/05/win-yoga-lin-concert-tickets/ Closing date: 13th February 2009 Contest type: Online – Email Prizes: 3x A pair of tickets to Yoga Lin Concert in Singapore Registration required: No Others: Ok, I personally think nobody has yet posted contest from this website: theurbanwire.com. So, I think we’ll be checking out this site for contest often from now on right? P.S: If you…

  • Different Faces of a USB Port

    Different Faces of a USB Port

    All laptops come with USB ports these days, and a portable flash drive is considered essential for students. And so it is, that many companies have caught on, igniting an explosion of USB gadgets. Here are five of the wackier ideas in recent memory. USB Rocket Launcher Each palm-sized launcher comes with three sponge missiles and…

  • Giles Peterson presents Worldwide Festival 2008

    Giles Peterson presents Worldwide Festival 2008

    The acronym WWF is synonymous with the environmental-friendly World Wildlife Fund and the musical treat, the Worldwide Festival. Singapore was proud to be the host of one of the WWFs mentioned above – the Worldwide Festival 2008. Over the weekend of May 16-18, Singapore was treated to 3 days of music heaven created by DJ guru and record…

  • Café of the Moment

    Café of the Moment

    The local coffee scene has seen a slew of wonderful offerings in recent times but Maison Ikkoku might just top it all. What would you do if you encountered a café-cum-boutique like The Contemporary Fix? If you were couples Thomas Ho and Janice Ong, Franz Chua and Shanie Teoh, you would be inspired by the concept…

  • Turn Left, Turn Right

    Turn Left, Turn Right

    (Opens Sept 11) Starring: Takeshi Kaneshiro Gigi Leung Directed by: Johnnie To By Dawn Tay. UrbanWire. You might be sceptical about sitting through a poor plot filled with fluffy romance, and the usual pretty faces onscreen for a good 1½ hours. Who wouldn’t think this, especially when this show stars Japanese heartthrob Takeshi Kaneshiro and popular Hong…

  • Welcome to a brutal planet

    Welcome to a brutal planet

    Like most shock rockers, Alice Cooper’s got a pretty fearsome reputation. Heavy metal – of both the aural and physical kind, elaborate stage makeup, and liberal lashing of pyrotechnics don’t exactly make for the kind of guy (yes, Alice Cooper is a guy) you’d bring home to your mother. But in person, the 63-year-old entertainer – whose real name is…

  • Wear Your Art On Your Sleeve

    Wear Your Art On Your Sleeve

    Come on guys, shopping for your tees online is passe. And while there’re many indie t-shirt makers with websites touting their threads, it’s time to let your inner fashion designer out. Pixeltees and Threadless are 2 sites that give you the option of designing your own shirts and perhaps even printing them. For those who enjoy thinking of…

  • The New American Sweetheart

    The New American Sweetheart

    For those who have taken the Idol crown, life after the single biggest reality show in the world is packed with showers of adoration from fans, media frenzies and work with first-rate producers in the business, who would eventually set them on the path of global music dominance. Of course, there are exceptions to this…

  • Bingsu: Not Your Local Ice Kachang

    Bingsu: Not Your Local Ice Kachang

    We all know the soft-serve ice cream craze is outdated. But to replace it, a newfangled or newfan-girled Korean dessert has hit the town! It’s Bingsu, a shaved ice dessert that many call the Korean ice kachang [South East-Asian shaved ice desert]. After the precedent Korean soft-serve ice cream, bingsus are riding in with the Korean wave, with more dessert cafes opening…

  • Sony a5100 – The Best Companion For Youth About Town

    Sony a5100 – The Best Companion For Youth About Town

    The youngsters about town need help. Firstly, they’re youth with a zest for life. They don’t just live the moment, but they capture it as memories. They’re sociable, passionate and always eager to try out new experiences, which is why they need help by their sides. Or rather, in their bags! Enter the new Sony a5100,…