Google say MDA is Media Destruction Authority

This is something funny. Try Google for “Media Destruction Authority”. The first result is Media Development Authority (MDA) website.

MediaDestructionAuthority

Google must have noticed the Licensing Framework and Broadcasting (Class Licence) Notification by MDA. The agency isn’t developing the media landscape of Singapore. Instead MDA is destroying it by making things difficult for reputable sites like The Breakfast Network.

OK, this is just for laugh only. Not sure how long this will last. But let’s enjoy while it is still happening.

PS: Read up on Google Bomb to find out why this is happening.

WeChat Holiday Surprises

The holidays just got merrier with WeChat flying emoticons, personalized voice greeting cards and free animated stickers. Share the holiday spirit and spread endless joy, love and cheer with the people you care about the most this season.

Dony

Share a message of cheer with Dony the Red-Nosed Reindeer! Together with his friend, the Gingerbread Man, Dony and his bright red nose will make your chats and social feeds come to life with their silly antics and adorable outfits. Dony the Red-Nosed Reindeer is available for free download at the WeChat Sticker Shop.

You can also impress your Friends with Personalized WeChat Voice Greeting Cards. Forget about traditional SMS holiday messages. Festive greetings just got more interesting with WeChat’s holiday voice and photo greeting cards. Simply send a holiday photo followed by a festive voice message using the Hold to Talk feature to the Singapore WeChat Team official account from December 19 onwards, and you’ll receive custom Christmas e-cards to share with friends and family.

Photo 11-12-13 4 21 15 pm

And this is my favorite WeChat Holiday Surprises. Simply type in “Merry Christmas” in WeChat and watch flying Christmas trees appearing in your chat.

Downtown Line stage 1 now open

Stage 1 of the Downtown Line is now open. The 4.3KM section consist of 6 stations: Bugis, Promenade, Bayfront, Downtown, Telok Ayer and Chinatown.

Downtown Line Stage 2, which runs from Bukit Panjang along the Bukit Timah Road corridor, will be ready in 2016 while Stage 3 in the east will open in 2017. Once fully completed, the 42km Downtown Line will be the world’s longest driverless underground MRT line.

The entire network will be served by 88 trains. Downtown Line stage 1 currently uses 6 out of the 88 trains.

From 22 December 2013 to 1 January 2014, enjoy free travel if you enter and exit from any of the Downtown Line 1 stations.

Lego minifigures stickers for Facebook Messenger app

I seldom go crazy over Stickers on messenging apps. But these Facebook Messenger Lego minifigures stickers are damn cool lah.

LegoStickers

I love it. These are actual minifigures from the Lego Minifigures series. In fact, I have some of them on my desk now. And like all stickers on Facebook Messenger, the Lego minifigures stickers are available for free. Go download if you haven’t.

New Mac Pro available for order in Singapore now

The new Apple Mac Pro is now available for order in Singapore. The shipment date was initially set to January 2014. But it seems like a lot of people are ordering the Mac Pro and the shipment date is now February.

MacPro

The basic 3.7 GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon E5 processor and Dual AMD FirePro D300 GPU model cost S$4,288.

If you are feeling rich, the most high end specs is 2.7 GHz 12-core Intel Xeon E5, 64GBGB RAM, 1TB flash storage and Dual AMD FirePro D700 GPUs and it cost S$13,528.