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2021 Vision WIth 2020 Hindsight

WHILE most people are glad to see the back of a hellish 2020, they could well be turning towards uncharted waters and the deep blue sea of uncertainty of...
GENUS Watch

It’s Sheer Genus

SINCE time doesn't stand still, neither should your watch. Swiss brand GENUS has come up with some bold, moving watches that will amaze you with their technical wizardry. From dragons...
Gorilla Watches

Wrestling Time With A Gorilla

AFTER successful stints at Omega and Audemars Piguet, Octavio Garcia set up his own watch brand. Bringing his experience from the established brands, and converging it with his interests in...
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Reimagining Singapore’s Visual Image

MENTION a country and an image springs to mind. India — Taj Mahal. France — Eiffel Tower. Australia — Sydney Opera House. Of course there are variations. It could be people...
Ben Kelly montage

Flapping Into Tortuous Existence

WITH my spying glass, I uncovered that Ben Kelly is potentially the focal point that threads together punk designer Dame Vivienne Westwood and Off-White Founder and CEO Virgil...
Travel Bubble

Bubble Bubble Toil And Trouble

FLASHBACK: November 2020. Authorities in Hong Kong and Singapore announced a “travel bubble”. People could travel between Hong Kong and Singapore, without the need for quarantine, and without any restrictions. There...
Cochlear implant

Breaking The Silence

In Simon & Garfunkel’s The Sound Of Silence, the beauty of the song lies in the multi-layered intent of the lyrics and the accompanying music. The actual sound of silence...
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Budget 2021: What’s In It For You? — WED WEB CHAT

THE optimists will see opportunities around corners while the pessimists will expect nothing but the worst from a bleak landscape. With COVID-19 outsmarting the brains and bucks of bio-tech with...

Time To Face The Music

DEAR Roderick. To me, this crooner throws sumthin’ unto beauty that makes for an attractive experience. I like that his scratchy voice make me feel his tunes inside my bones. Likewise,...
Mi Watch Lite

Mi, My Watch And I

IN TODAY'S self-absorbed world, I'll want more things that tell me about myself. My smartphone, my space, my faves, myself. How am I doing? In a time of too much data...