Archive for June 2015

LEGO Rebuild Your Memories competition

Are you a LEGO Master Builder? Do you have fond memories of Singapore? Simply use LEGO to build your favourite memory of Singapore and you might walk away with attractive LEGO prizes worth up to S$299.


All entries must be able to fit within an authentic LEGO 32×32 knobs base plate (25.5cm x 25.5cm) and height of creation must be kept within 40cm. Take a photo of it and upload to LEGO Facebook page.

The top 5 Open category winners walk away with a LEGO Creator Expert Detective’s Office (10246) each while top 5 Junior category winners walks away with a LEGO City Deep Sea Exploration Vessel (60095) each.

Besides that, the winning entries will be put on display at Level 1, at Raffles City Shopping Centre from 10 – 20 July 2015 and at the exclusive LEGO SG50 event from 21 – 30 July 2015. So what are you waiting for. Gather all your bricks and start building.

LINE Friends Pop-up store at 313@Somerset

The highly-anticipated LINE Friends Pop-up store is back in Singapore. The pop-up store is located at 313@Somerset from now till 5 July 2015.


LINE Friends Kids T-shirt design

The LINE Friends Pop-up Store will feature a photo zone, complete with a backdrop for shoppers to take the perfect selfie with their favourite LINE Friends characters. Visitors can also look forward to an extensive array of official LINE merchandise, including exclusive collaboration items such as the limited edition LINE x EZ-Link cards, LINE x Swarovski jewellery and LINE x LAMY pens.

Brown USB (16GB) _2

LINE Friends USB

LINE Mini Plush Doll


Prices at the pop-up store will range from SGD2.50 for a folder to SGD298 for a LINE Cuddle Doll. All LINE users will receive 10-20% discounts. On top of that, simply type your receipt number in LINE Event Official Account for a sure-win lucky draw of LINE merchandise.

LINE character mascots, Cony and Brown, will also make special appearances during the period of the pop-up store for photo-taking opportunities.


Mizuno Ekiden 2015

The inaugural Mizuno Ekiden 2015 is happening on 18 July at The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay. The event will feature teams of four runners (of the same or mixed gender) competing in a relay race over the same race course before finishing at a Matsuri race village. Participants can have the option of signing up for either the full marathon, 42.195km (Open Category) or the half marathon, 21.1km (Corporate/Schools Category)

Mizuno Ekiden 2015_Logo

Mizuno Ekiden 2015 is the first full-fledged Ekiden relay race in Singapore. The inaugural event aims to deliver an experience that focuses on Japanese values such as team work, performance and perseverance.

There is also a Matsuri Race Village for those who prefer to soak in the Japanese carnival atmosphere. Complete with authentic Japanese cultural performances, food, beverages and traditional games such as the Kendama, Shateki and Calligraphy. Both the public and runners can expect to feast on ramen from Tonkotsu King, sushi from HaHa Sushi, matcha green tea delicacies from nana’s green tea and malt beer from Kirin Ichiban.

Registration will close 15 June, Monday at 2359hrs. So hurry! Register now.

Mizuno Ekiden 2015
Date: 18 July 2015
Time: 7am
Venue: The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay

Mizuno Ekiden 2015_Master Visual_Credit to Mizuno Ekiden 2015

SanDisk introduce Dual USB Drive Type-C

Here is a flash drive that all MacBook users should get. The SanDisk Dual USB Drive with Type-C connector. The flash drive has a USB 3.0 and a USB Type-C connector.

SanDisk Dual USB Drive with Type C Connector_2

Perfect for MacBook users to transfer data quickly to other devices without USB Type-C port. And since Android M will be supporting USB Type-C, expect to see more devices to utilise this.

The 32GB SanDisk Dual USB Drive with Type C connector is now available in Singapore at S$99. Comes with a two-year warranty.

Apple Watch coming to Singapore

It feels a little bit weird that Singapore isn’t the first wave of countries to get the Apple Watch. Well, the wait is over my fellow countrymen! The Apple Watch will be available in Singapore from 26 June 2015.

The Apple Watch will be available at select Apple Authorised Resellers and Malmaison by The Hour Glass.


Customers who purchase from Apple will be offered Personal Setup, in-store or online, to customise and pair Apple Watch with their iPhone, showing them new apps from the App Store for Apple Watch and more. Customers can explore and choose their favourite Apple Watch in the Apple Online Store, or through the Apple Store app for iPhone and iPad.

Besides Singapore, the Apple Watch will also be available in Italy, Mexico, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland and Taiwan on 26 June. The Apple Watch is currently available in Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, the UK and the US.