Travel, Technology, Health

Accessing the CHIP GPIO Port via Xojo

July 19, 2016 / Eddy / CHIP

Last November, I read about this $9 Computer called the CHIP and was intrigued. This was right after their Kickstarter campaign and was into the Pre-order stage. The Raspberry Pi 3 came out about that time but at $35, definitely costly more to try. So it such a no brainer to place an order for […]

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Apple Pay in Singapore

May 31, 2016 / Eddy / General, Technology

Apple Pay has finally arrived at our shore in a big way on 25th May 2016 when  5 banks, DBS, POSB, UOB, OCBC and Standard Chartered came on board. With the backing of all the three major credit card companies including AMEX, Visa and Mastercard. For more information on Apple Pay, check out The whole contactless […]

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Thoughts on The Lord’s Prayer

March 16, 2016 / Eddy / Christianity

As Christians, we would have memorized and said the Lord’s Prayer countless number of times but I am not sure about you, I have been guilty of just rattling the words without actually diving into what is in it. Jesus warned in Matthew 6:7 (NASB) just about this when He said “And when you are praying, […]

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Keeping Your Website Up While Changing Web Hosts

February 26, 2016 / Eddy / Technology, Web Hosting

Those of us who have our own websites would inevitably reach a point where we may have to shift our websites for one reason or another. There are times when the web hosting plan may not cope the new demand of the traffic and moving up the plans from within the web hosts or to a […]

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SSD Hosting is the future

February 19, 2016 / Eddy / Technology, Web Hosting

I have been using web hosting services since 1998 and using several web hosts and migrating from one platform to another over the years. At one point of time, I migrated from a shared hosting to a dedicated server because at that point of time, the fastest CPU used on the server was probably much […]

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How to use AdMob in an iOS App with Swift

February 16, 2016 / Eddy / Software Development, Swift

Apple will be officially discontinuing the iAd App Network on June 30, 2016 and is currently no longer accepting any new apps into the network. The avenue to monetise your free apps the Apple’s way will be gone. However, they are not the only way to monetize them, that’s where Admob from Google comes to […]

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Plans and Acting On Them

December 21, 2015 / Eddy / General

It’s the year end again and it’s time to reflect on 2015 and formulate plans for the upcoming year. Many of us may have one point of time been excited about coming up with ambitious new year resolutions but coming mid term into the new year, much of which never come to fruition. Then we […]

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Cracked my iPhone 6 Screen which broke my heart

December 4, 2015 / Eddy / General, Technology

In one dark morning, a simple act of carelessness ruin my day. It was the morning I dropped my iPhone 6 and cracked the screen. For some reason, I placed my iPhone 6 on top of my iPad and not realizing that, lifted the iPad and my iPhone 6 slipped to the floor. It lied […]

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Pulau Punggol Timor and Pulau Punggol Barat

December 3, 2015 / Eddy / General, Singapore, Travel

As with many others, I’ve explored the newly opened Coney Island (Pulau Serangoon) several weeks back. It was an interesting walk but as it was a public holiday, the island was a little too crowded for my comfort. Then the two connected islands Pulau Punggol Timor (East) and Pulau Punggol Barat (West) caught my eye. […]

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