Archive for June 2014

Limited edition DC Comics Justice League & Batman 75th Anniversary MyStamp Collection

As part of the Batman 75th Anniversary celebration, SingPost is launching the highly anticipated limited edition DC Comics Justice League & Batman 75th Anniversary MyStamp Collection.

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The DC Justice League MyStamp Book (S$69.90) will showcase some of your favourite DC characters like Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash and Green Lantern. The stunningly illustrated 10 page spread lets you get up close with each of these superheroes’ significant milestones through comic book covers and exclusively designed stamps.

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The 9 page Batman 75th Anniversary MyStamp Book (S$49.90) follows the superhero’s journey intimately with an A3 sheet that features 75 most popular Batman comic book covers in the form of stamps. The Stamp book also include selected excerpts from the comic books, giving a glimpse of the life of one of the world’s best loved superhero.

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Fans who want to collect both stamp book can get the DC Justice League & Batman 75th Annversary MyStamp Bundle Set at S$89.90 that comes with a special Collector’s Edition Slipcase.

The DC Justice League & Batman 75th Annversary MyStamp Collection is now available at any post office or online.

5 things to expect at Google IO 2014

Google IO 2014 is just a few days away. Here’s a prediction on what to expect by Vserv.mobi, an award-winning mobile ad exchange. Since its last I/O 2013, Google has acquired almost 25 cutting edge technology companies, so one can expect some interesting updates as part of Google’s roadmap for developers and consumers alike.

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The League Against Evil: A DC Super Heroes Exhibition

The League Against Evil: A DC Super Heroes Exhibition is now on at the Singapore Philatelic Museum. The exhibition is part of the Batman 75th Anniversary celebration and is the first and only exhibition in Asia to commemorate the anniversary.

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The exhibition was open by Mr Lawrence Wong, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth & 2nd Minister for Communications and Information. And you can’t have a DC Super Heroes Exhibition without any superheroes. Yeap, Batman was in town for the opening.

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The exhibition area is filled with DC related stamps, comic pages, toys and artwork. Highlight of the exhibition includes:

US 2007 DC Comics Super Heroes self adhesive collectible stamps.

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Limited edition life size busts of Batman and Superman.

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Models of Batmobile including the 1989 Batman movie version designed and produced by Tim Burton and Anton Furst and the Batmobile Tumbler designed by Nathan Crowley and Christopher Nolan for the movie Batman Begins in 2005.

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And many more…..

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The League Against Evil: A DC Super Heroes Exhibition
Venue: Singapore Philatelic Museum
Date: 5 Jun – 31 Aug 2014
Time: Monday: 1pm – 7pm, Tuesday to Sunday: 930am – 7pm

Admission is free for Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents.

GoPro Dual HERO System

Saw this at the GoPro CommunicAsia2014 booth last week.

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A tandem housing that holds two HERO3+ Black Edition cameras and allows you to capture videos and photos simultaneously or record synchronized footage to convert to 3D. Cool if you want to record extreme sport in 3D.

Intel Solid-State Drive 730 Series

Intel is bringing its flagship consumer and enthusiast Solid-State Drive (SSD) 730 Series to Singapore.

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Featuring a specially qualified 3rd generation Intel controller, 20nm NAND, and optimized firmware, the Intel SSD 730 Series is tuned for high performance and optimized for the most demanding of workloads, such as digital content creation, extreme gaming, or video editing.

Intel further pushes the limits of storage performance by factory overclocking components, resulting in a 50% increase in controller speed and 20% increase in NAND bus speed.

The Intel SSD 730 Series is available in 240GB and 420GB storage capacity and retail at S$360 and S$690 respectively.

PS: Ingram Micro Asia Ltd is having a promotion now. Buy the 240GB version of the Intel SSD 730 series from now till 28 June 2014 and get a copy of Batman: Arkham Origins free. Hurry! While stock last.