Year: 2014

This is why I put a filter on my lens

The pros and cons of protective filters (UV or clear type) on lenses is an age old debate. One side of the argument is that you definitely want to protect your investment, and filters is an obvious choice. On the other hand, you paid for those expensive optics for their clarity and maximum transmission, among […]

My short conversation with GrabTaxi on being Social Enterprise

Last week at Echelon Thailand 2014, GrabTaxi took the stage and I had the following Twitter conversation following @HUBBAThailand‘s tweet. "We are not monetizing yet. We are a social enterprise & by focusing on that we're confident the money will come" @GrabTaxiTH #echelonTH — HUBBAThailand (@HUBBAThailand) September 19, 2014 @HUBBAThailand @GrabTaxiTH Is this misquoted? Social […]

Fabrinet Chokchai

Last weekend, we went to the National Science Museum to see the Ice Age exhibition. My daughter loved it, but that is for another post. On the way back, we were going past my former workplace so I decided to pay a visit. This 230,000 square-foot factory, formerly of Seagate, was where Fabrinet started. It […]

Drupal2WordPress script

I am wary of blogging about blogging, but this deserves a post. I just migrated 645 posts with their comments from Drupal 7 to WordPress 4, using the excellent Drupal2Wordpress script. The script is by Liran Tal, who improved on original script by Robin Singh.  (Read more about the script at Liran’s post) It worked […]