Startup Asia 2013 took place in Singapore on April 4-5. It was a 2-day conference bringing together entrepreneurs, investors, media, and thought leaders across the Asian tech community to discuss market trends and discover innovative startups in the region.
Lean Startup Machine came back to Singapore at the end of March. Here are the takeaways from the workshop
If there is one thing we should all learn to do is to stop comparing ourselves to other people. I'm the first one to admit -- I do it all the time.
Here is a summary of Lean UX Week Singapore and the lessons I learned.
I don't like resolutions. Mostly because I forget them a month after writing them down and then oh-surprise I don't keep them. But it's time to change!
Everyone knows I live by gamification, whether it is Foursquare badges or Nike Fuel Band points. This week, Fourquare has revamped its homepage and it's just awesome. Find out what's new!
Good news! Twitter now gives the exact number of times you've been retweets.
I was reading an article today and I came across this quote by Justin Rosenstein: “Companies who are not mindful lose their way, lose their best people, become complacent, and stop innovating.”
On Friday, I attended CreativeMornings, a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee! It was the second event in Singapore (I couldn't attend the first one) and it was really great. Kudos to the organizers for the event - I can't wait for next month! Here is the summary.
Social Bakers just released their quarterly social media report on Singapore Facebook pages. One interesting metric they introduced is called "Top 5 brands by daily page engagement rate". Let's have a closer look.
It was another very successful event put together by the TEDx team. Here are a few take aways.
Today's theme was the pursuit of happiness. Just what I needed to hear! Here are a few take aways from TEDxNTU.
Today was so inspiring, I felt that I was being at TEDx all over again. A great panel of young entrepreneurial women. Here are the take aways.
Yesterday was the start of Social Media Week in Singapore. The keynotes were presented by Henry Mason from Trendwatching and Alan Soon from Yahoo! SEA.
I just finished reading "From Social Media to Social CRM" report by IBM. Here is a summary and some thoughts.
Back in December, Facebook made a minor change to its Events feature, replacing “Attending,” “Maybe Attending,” and “Not Attending” with “Join,” “Maybe” and “Decline". Since then, it has become impossible to remove yourself from an event. But today, I found the solution, so follow the guide!
I just went to an amazing event in Singapore. Two TEDx events in two weeks, I feel so lucky. Today was TEDxWomen called "Perspectives Without Borders". If you couldn't attend, here is a summary.
Today was TEDxYouth@Singapore. And it was AWESOME!!!! Kudos to the organizer, Sadali Mawi, for making this day happen!