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Unwelcome Seasonal Gifts

Following months of malware, ransomware and terrorware threats, you want to protect yourself from unwelcome seasonal gifts. Cybercriminals are smart and unforgiving, so it's best to stay alert especially this...

BenQ W11000 Brings The Big Screen Home

BenQ livens up the home theatre experience with the new W11000 home cinema projector, which offers an eye-popping 8.3 million pixels of beautiful colour and contrast to take in your favourite...
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Hua Hin Sights And Sounds

WITH its long history, Hua Hin traces its aristocratic roots to the 1920s when Rama VI (King Vajiravudh) and Rama VII (King Prajadhipok) built summer residences here to escape Bangkok’s...
Ramli Sarip and Sweet Charity

Ramli Sarip — Bittersweet Times

WHATEVER the public perception of a band, there will always be the behind-the-scenes issues that drive or dissolve a band. With Sweet Charity, there were always underlying tensions that made...

Punch-Drunk Singapore Boxing

  FROM 200 gladiators 50 years ago to just eight now. Can Singapore boxing recover from the TKO? Bringing smelling salts to the sport is Alexander Shah.  “In the next five years, I...

Bankers Want Art And Artists Want Money

From the steady work as architects to the uncertain canvas of art, Liang-Gek Cheng reflects on what inspired her switch By S. Sakthivel As career switches go, Cheng made the big one...
Faire Leather

Fair Weather For Faire Leather

INSPECTOR Gadget would have benefitted from talking to Faire Leather when creating his bag of tricks. The first collection of products from Singapore-based Faire Leather Co. promises a lot of potentially clever...

Watch Out!

Sinn unveils three new timepieces: the 556 Anniversary; 856 B-UHR; and U1 Camouflage. Go with the elegant 556 Anniversary for a business meeting, the sturdy 856 B-UHR for a...

Big Experience, Tiny Footprint

IT IS one thing to commune with nature, quite another to have to forego the essentials when it's accessible. As a pampered society, we need our creature comforts while out in the rural...

Havana Dances To Its Own Beat

Walk down any street in Havana and you will find an eclectic assortment of building architecture. From neoclassical to art deco styles, the buildings are emblematic of not only the...