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Is Google or Yahoo More Popular?

I’ve started running some web analytics on my web access logs recently. Among other things, it enabled me to discover (blogged here), how unusually, that many search visitors who end up on my site were…

Power Failure and a Bad Weekend

This Saturday was not a good day. I went back to work twice. First, there was a power glitch that tripped our building chiller plant, causing our Data Centre air-con to trip due to no…

Urgent Security Update to WordPress

Yes it keeps us busy even during the festive season. A number of critical security issues were identified with WordPress 2.3.1 (may apply to older versions too) that necessitated an urgent security release. WordPress 2.3.2…

We’re Hiring Super Engineers

Are you looking around for a new job? Or perhaps your first job? Well, we’re hiring! We’re recruiting to fill the vacancy of Systems Engineer (Network). You will work with our Network Team which manages…

Vanessa’s New Maclaren Buggy

I always through Maclaren was something about Formula 1 racing. I was surprised that the top few search matches for “Maclaren” from Google were in fact about the baby stroller company. Ok, I just learned:…

Facelift for 2008

Yes, 2008 is fast coming up in a couple of days. While others are busy thinking about what new year resolutions to make (or break), I’ve also been busy getting a face lift. For my…

Cold Storage is Charged

This Cold Storage is charged. With static electricity, that is. How many times have I come to this particular branch at King Albert Park and always find myself painfully zapped by static electricity. Touch this…

Ishiyaki Unagi Rice

Ichiban Boshi’s Ishiyaki Unagi Rice is really nice. It is eel on garlic rice in stone bowl. Comes with set items. The eel melts in your mouth. The rice touching the bowl gets slightly burnt,…

The Nokia N96

What’s next after the Nokia N95 8GB? Rumoured from the Symbian Freak and GSMArena, the N96! Looks and styles like the N81, but size more of the N95. Don’t know about detailed specifications yet, but…