Arbeit Macht Frei. Ok, I just watched The Counterfeiter and was a bit taken away by the drama. This is not just any drama with a backdrop of a concentration camp. Just in case you missed the my previous post of the same movie. Click here for the superb movie trailer. Synopsis The true story of Salomon Sorowitsch, counterfeiter extraordinaire and bohemian. After getting arrested … Continue reading The other side of the wall
Ordinary window glass, like you have around the house, is pretty amazing stuff. It’s clear, strong and cheap. But it’s also brittle, shattering into long, dangerous, wickedly sharp shards when overstressed. Plastics would be as strong, but not nearly hard enough to resist scratching and remain clear enough for a car window–just look at any plastic-glazed outdoor bus stop or phone booth, with its patina … Continue reading How laminated safety glass works
I often heard people telling me that they have lost their crucial data that was stored in the hard disk after they accidentally deleted the files. Well, I don’t want to experience this but sometime accident just happens. So, how are we gonna recover our important data such as our doctorate thesis for instance which is stored in the computer hard disk. Many people do … Continue reading Recover your hard disk data
Took the monorail to go to class this evening and as usual, it was the rush hour. Time was like about 5.45pm and there’s quite a lot of people squeezing in and out of the monorail train. Ok, BEWARE OF PICKPOCKETS IN THE MONORAIL TRAIN. You’ll see a lot of malay or indonesian guys standing near the train door, and you must beware. They are … Continue reading Pickpockets aboard monorail in KL
Ever thought of assembling your own PC and save some bucks along the way? It doesn’t matter if you are building a PC for hardcore gaming, serious business or even the most basic computer for the kids, you can be sure of saving a lot from assembling it your own. Do it yourself. Often people ask me How to Build a Computer and I don’t … Continue reading Assemble your own PC
LA Times reports that Germany has barred the makers of “Valkyrie,” about a plot to kill Adolf Hitler, from filming at German military sites because its star Tom Cruise is a Scientologist. Cruise, also one of the film’s producers, is a member of the Church of Scientology which the German government does not recognize as a church. Berlin says it masquerades as a religion to … Continue reading Germany Bans Tom Cruise's "Valkyrie"
Was at a workshop in Senawang the other day and saw this chinese deity, Ti Kung (latokong or whatever you call it), with an islam name….. Dato Haji Hassan. Yeah…… this is a free country and everyone can embrace any legal religion. By the way, is it wrong or disrespect to take picture of these deities? Continue reading Dato Haji Hassan