USB Memory Drive Cufflinks

James Bond would have found these useful. Even loved them. Perhaps Ethan Hunt too. These cufflinks look exquisite on dress shirts. But a secret feature within them turns these cufflinks into a working USB flash drive. It’s really cool when you need to surreptitiously carry a flash drive, or just in case you need one in a hurry. These cool Voute cufflinks from Eminence Cufflinks…

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No Bola at Cocoa Colony

Many moons ago, we came across this nice dessert shop. They offered, among other things, this interesting Cocoa Bola, which I had blogged about previously. I see their stores around from time to time, and I’ve been meaning to go back there to eat again that Cocoa Bola. We finally got around to making a purposeful trip to to Cocoa Colony. We were…

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AGVA Notebook Sleeve

I’ve been looking around for a simple sleeve to carry my notebook in, and I recently found this AGVA notebook sleeve that seems to work for me. It’s quite basic, and looks good enough, something I can conveniently take around for a meeting across a couple of buildings away. For a while, I’ve been making do with a padded envelope to carry around…

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Air Force Museum

Despite having served in the Republic of Singapore Air Force (for my national service), I’ve never set foot in the Air Force Museum previously. It was only earlier this month, while thinking of places to bring the kids to, during this long year-end school holidays, that we decided to check out this museum. It’s a really cool place to go!…

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Plantronics BackBeat PRO 2

Plantronics is traditionally better known for their business and work related audio products, but the last couple of years they’ve also been trying to make space for themselves in their consumer music market. Their BackBeat PRO 2 Bluetooth headphones, unveiled earlier this month, is one of those products designed for music. It’s an update to the BackBeat PRO from two years…

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Plantronics BackBeat PRO 2 First Looks

Plantronics yesterday announced their new BackBeat PRO 2 Bluetooth headphones which support up to an impressive 100 metre range and up to 24 hours of continuous listening time on a single charge. It’s built on the earlier BackBeat PRO, now streamlined to be 35% smaller and 15% lighter, making the headphones more portable than ever. New ear cup ergonomics and flexible ear…

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Amazon’s Coming To Town

Amazon shoppers in Singapore, there’s some good news. Although they won’t make it in time for Christmas this year, Amazon is said to be setting up shop in Singapore in the first quarter of 2017. This is according to a recent TechCrush post, which said Amazon has been covertly acquiring assets and making new hires in Singapore. In related news,…

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Get Your Free Step Tracker

The Health Promotion Board’s National Step Challenge is back again this year, with a brand new step tracker to give away. It’s prettier looking than last year’s step tracker, but it’s available only to new Singaporean and PR participants on a first-come-first-served basis. Sign up, get healthy. There are rewards and even prizes to win. This year’s step tracker is made by…

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The Nexus Is Superceded

Google today announced their new smartphones, the Pixel and Pixel XL. The Nexus 5X and the Nexus 6P of 2015, they are the last of the Nexus line of smartphones. That’s right, the Nexus is no more. Nexus, born 2010, has left us. For the first time, Google’s smartphone is all made by Google, designed in and out all by Google….

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