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  • The Making of a Virtual Art Festival

    The Making of a Virtual Art Festival

    An Organiser of Power Play 2020 shared why the show must go on, despite the challenges faced bringing the exhibits to life to a digital audience. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-ES5Mkn3bQ&feature=youtu.be Clarice Ng, a Singapore-based artist and illustrator, was thrilled to have the opportunity to showcase her “clay children” to gallery-goers at Power Play Festival, a biennial art festival that…

  • 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…

  • An App for the Brokenhearted

    An App for the Brokenhearted

    With Halmos, you can lay memories of your past relationships to rest in a virtual tomb. When Ms Jin Zhuoyan experienced a difficult breakup, she turned to the App Store for an app to cheer her up. Unable to find any that offers support and counseling, Ms Jin and her friend Ms Yuca Yu Yue,…

  • Archipelago Ming – Beer for the Adventurous Only

    Archipelago Ming – Beer for the Adventurous Only

    A new surprise will be available only until February 2007 at Archipelago in the form of Archipelago Ming. Each craft beer from Archipelago is traditionally brewed by independent brewers fusing top-grade malts, hops (used to provide the bitterness in beers), and other ingredients. Specially designed to thrill your taste buds, these Asian fusion beers are an…

  • Chaitime

    Chaitime

    Jerry Singh will disagree if you think you’ve had chai in Singapore. That’s why the 35-year-old entrepreneur brought chai here after he tried it at the airport leaving India, so others may try “the very essence of traditional chai which the consumer market has, up to now, never heard of simply because it has never been…

  • Digital Dawn of Film

    Digital Dawn of Film

    More avenues to help young filmmakers hit the big screen, as discovered by Ian Ng of HYPE. Who says local film is dead? With 4titles to show at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, Singapore is on a roll with Anthony Chen’s prestigious Caméra d’Or winner, Ilo Ilo. This gives hope to a wave of aspiring local filmmakers eager to…

  • np Tribune

    np Tribune

    Enthusiasm for innovation is going down By Eunice Ng, ⋅ September 15, 2009 ⋅ Post a comment Second-year students selling peanuts, muffins, and brownies have become common at NP as more students choose to take the easy way out for their Interdisciplinary Studies (IS) module, Innovation and Enterprise in Action (I&E in Action). Introduced in 2003, the module seeks to…

  • It’s a Wrap!

    It’s a Wrap!

    WiredLife It’s a Wrap The irony is that we want the gadget that everyone else has, yet after we get it, we want it to look entirely different. As many savvy businessmen have found, the solution to that dilemma is customization. So you have different ring tones, a variety of covers, stickers, and now UrbanWire…

  • Of Fun Packs And Notoriously Viral Singapore Songs

    Of Fun Packs And Notoriously Viral Singapore Songs

    Unleash the rhythm of Singapore’s viral tunes and dive into a world where fun packs and infectious beats collide! Let’s face it – you’ve all heard that song at an event where thousands of Singaporeans congregate to celebrate the anniversary of their nation’s independence. This is a day associated with patriotism, the color red, and…

  • Coconut Shakes: The Latest Craze

    Coconut Shakes: The Latest Craze

    More Singaporeans are going nuts over the tropical delight offered by Mr. Coconut, CocoCane, and Coconutnut. Ms Hannah Mahalia Manalac is a fan of coconut shakes. The 26-year-old university student regularly got her fix from retailers like Mr. Coconut. “I would take a detour to Punggol to get [a cup of] Mr. Coconut before going…