Sashimi Feast in Photos

October 26, 2008 / Culture, Photography, Reviews / 27 Comments

In an effort to get to know Singapore’s blogosphere, I went to a ping.sg (singaporean blogger community) dinner at a ritzy izakaya-style Japanese restaurant called En (えん). Met some pretty cool people like Brainy Bimbo, Claudia, Leonard and HisFoodBlog; and had some pretty fresh sashimi! For those unfamiliar with Japanese food, go eat some now!…


Notice: Transferring Domain to 1and1

October 11, 2008 / Reviews / 23 Comments

With Nanyate?! expiring in 50 days or so, I have started the renewal and transfer process to a different registrar. So do expect some downtime (about 5 days?). I will also be transferring my portfolio, IvyTan.Net shortly after. In case you’re wondering why I’m taking the trouble to transfer my domains, it’s because I’ve come…


Review: LG Viewty KU990R

October 3, 2008 / Opinion, Reviews, Technology / 83 Comments

Update (November 2008) It looks like I have an older firmware. LG has yet to allow people to upgrade their firmware via their website. I will update this post whenever I make my way down to the LG Service Centre at Vivo City. So, I got another cellphone for work purposes. And this was one…


FORMULA 1 Singapore Grand Prix

September 26, 2008 / Daily Life, Reviews / 5 Comments

VROOM! Peeeeeewww! VrmmmmMMMMM! VrmmmmMMMMM! That’s all I’m hearing right now. My company recently sent me to the Singapore F1 Grand Prix this week to be a receptionist/sales person at the Media Centre. It’s an invaluable addition to my resume, although the hours long and the work tedious. It’s a wonderful opportunity to be part of history in…


Host Review: TopHostingCenter

July 8, 2008 / Reviews / 0 Comments

See updated review here: TopHostingCenter After 1 Year of Service Visit Top Hosting Center [rating:5] TopHostingCenter is the current host of Nanyate. Top Hosting Center is a new company based in Montreal, Quebec. They are small company run by wonderful people who genuinely care about their customers and their services. Price – TOO GOOD TO…


Singapore and Cellphones

May 31, 2008 / Culture, Opinion, Reviews / 21 Comments

Singaporeans are incredibly infatuated with cellphones. Everywhere you go people are text messaging, chatting, emailing all the time. It has been said that the annual cellphone sales in Singapore is often double the population of the country. So why the craze? Cellphones, otherwise known here as handphones, is a symbol of fashion forwardness, education and…


Review for My Host, TopHostingCenter.Com

February 24, 2008 / Reviews / 19 Comments

The many people who googled “Tophostingcenter scam”, landed on Nanyate?! only to be greeted with an empty review page and a rating of 10/10. I finally decided to put them out of their misery by actually writing a review, since I have hosted with TopHostingCenter for almost four months now. And, I assure you, Googlers,…