The Five Pros And Cons of Social Media

Social Media is merely a tool. It cannot lie to you, people lie to you. Your phone cannot use you, but you can use your phone. Just like your Facebook profile doesn’t magically alter itself to tell people who you are, only you can fill in the blank. So for people out there joining in […]

HK Chief’s daughter thanks Hong Kong taxpayers for funding her ‘beautiful shoes and dresses’

  At the height of political unrest, citizen uncertainty, urban warfare, street protests, and social media hunger games, happening just 3hours and 45mins away from us in Hong Kong, we’re not surprised to see that the flaming wars have begun. While Chai Yan Leung is stranger to social media heat, it is his daughter that’s […]

whiny

Are Singaporeans whiny?

According to Agung Laksono, Indonesian Coordinating Minister for People’s Welfare, “Singapore shouldn’t be like children, in such a tizzy”. His remarks sparked outrage on the internet, as Singaporeans felt it was unnecessary and unprofessional to criticise their reactions over one of the worst bouts of haze we’ve ever seen. A few days later, other Ministers […]

What makes a leader?

What makes a leader?

Ever since Marissa Mayer took over as CEO of Yahoo, the company’s been making a lot of headlines. As one of Google’s earliest employees and its first female engineer, the Stanford Master of Computer Science graduate held key roles in the search, user experience, and local services teams. What makes a leader? When the 37-year-old was […]

Seeing is believing

Have you ever scrolled through your Facebook feed and felt slightly jealous at the wonderful life all your friends are living? “Oh look, so and so just got back from their amazing trip to Tibet!” “Wow, so and so are expecting their second baby, how exciting!” If so, you’re not alone! In fact, researchers have […]