As part of the SG50 celebration, a 3D projection mapping is now on display on the facade of Fullerton Hotel. Jointly organised by Esplanade and URA, the 3D projection will be part of this year’s Marina Bay New Year Eve countdown.
The 3D projection will feature a montage of sketches and graphic of iconic images of Singapore’s past and present.
You can catch a 2 minute preview of the 3D projection now until Tuesday (30 Dec) every half hourly from 8:15pm to 11:15pm. On New Year Eve, a 3 minute extended version of the 3D projection, along with a 2 minute show of 5 key historical milestones of Singapore will be shown as a prelude to the countdown.
If you are in Sydney, you might want to check out the Towers of Tomorrow exhibition at the Museum of Sydney. Constructed by Ryan McNaught, one of only 12 LEGO certified professionals worldwide, the exhibition showcase some of the tall and extraordinary buildings from Australia and Asia made using LEGO bricks.
Some of the iconic towers at the exhibition includes Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands, Taiwan’s Taipei 101, Kuala Lumpur’s twin Petronas Towers, Melbourne’s Eureka Tower, Brisbane’s Infinity Tower and many more.
The Towers of Tomorrow is happening at Museum of Sydney from now till 19 April 2015. For more info, visit Museum of Sydney website.
For the past 31 years, PNC Wealth Management measure the cost of Christmas by calculating the total cost of all the things in the song “The Twelve Days of Christmas”. This year, the total cost of Twelve Days of Christmas is $27,673.22, just $280.05 more than last year and the smallest
increase since 2002 when the index fell 7.6 percent.
Eight out of the 12 items in the index remained the same price as last year, but the Six Geese-A-Laying went up a whopping 71.4 percent. The only other increase of significance was the Partridge in a Pear Tree which increased 33.3 percent but is at a still reasonable $20.
To find out more, check out PNC Christmas Price Index website.
Twenty solar powered refrigerators equipped with Smart Inverter Compressors were donated to local communities in Africa and South America as part of LG Electronics’ partnership with the non-profit organization World Vision Kenya as well as the Ministry of Housing, Construction and Sanitation of Peru.
These donations specifically targeted areas where the refrigeration of important items like vaccines, medication and food for children and the elderly is essential, but difficult to maintain.
Thanks to LG’s innovative Smart Inverter Compressor, the solar refrigerators can run entirely on power from the sun, with no additional power source. The solar power system consists of solar panels, controllers and a battery so that the refrigerators can operate even in at night and in cloudy weather. LG refrigerator with its innovative Smart Inverter Compressor is 36 percent more energy efficient than conventional models.
McDonald’s Singapore is now on the instant messaging app, LINE. The McDonald’s Singapore LINE Official Account has acquired more than 100,000 subscribers within 7 days. Users can expect special promotions, exclusive offers and latest updates from the McDonald’s LINE account.
To celebrate the collaboration between LINE and McDonald’s, 200,000 Vanilla Cones will be given out from 15 December 2014 to 31 January 2015. Users can simply add McDonald’s Singapore on LINE (LINE ID: @mcdonaldssingapore) and type “I Love McD SG”. A LINE coupon will be given to the first 200,000 users*, which they can then flash at participating McDonald’s outlets in Singapore to redeem their free cone. (*subject to daily limits)
An exclusive LINE x McDonald’s sticker set featuring LINE characters has also been released to celebrate this joyous occasion. The FREE sticker set is available for download at LINE Sticker shop until 7 February 2015 and will be valid for 90 days from download.
Caling all karaoke fans. Deezer just launched a lyrics feature so that you can sing a long with your favourite song.
Users can choose between sing-a-long mode with synchronised lyrics that guide users through the song or Score mode that shows all the lyrics on one screen. Deezer is partnering LyricFind for the lyric feature.
By the way, if you are still searching high and low for the perfect Christmas gift for a keraoke fan, why not try giving a Deezer subscription gift card? Available in 3, 6 and 12 month package at S$29.70, S$59.40 and S$118.80 respectively. Visit deezer.com for more info.