Lenovo recently unveiled their new logo at Tech World. The new logo offers a more personal, engaging and consumer-centric experience that reflects Lenovo’s incorporates its rich heritage of acquisitions and original innovation DNA.
The new logo is made up of two key elements. The word Lenovo is redesigned in a more contemporary way, making it more readable so there are no pronunciation issues around the world. The wordmark is housed ina containing shape which is meant to be more than just a design element. It acts as a window into culture and the world, housing a range of images, colours and patterns.
Lenovo recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of its acquisition of IBM Personal Computer Division. The acquisition launched Lenovo to become a $46 billion technology leader and one of the world’s leading consumer electronic companies. This also spurred growth into new business and devices including smartphones and servers boosted by acquisitions of Motorola Mobility and IBM’s X86 server business in 2014.

五月天 – 瘋狂世界

想了你一整夜 再也想不起你的脸
你是一种感觉 写在夏夜晚风里面
青春是挽不回的水 转眼消失在指尖
用力的浪费 再用力的后悔

Bad news for those looking for a new job. According to the Monster Employment Index (MEI) by Monster.com, online hiring activities in Singapore fell by 8% year-over-year compared to April 2014.
Among all 14 industry sectors in the Index, the lowest growth was recorded in the Consumer Goods/FMCG, Food & Packaged Food, Home Appliance, Garments/Textiles/Leather, Gems & Jewellery industry and the Government/PSU/Defence industry, at -16% and -11% respectively.
Education and IT, Telecom/ISP and BPO/ITES industries performed the best, at 14% and 4% respectively. Singapore is seeing growing concern over issues related to cyber security, keeping the demand high for mid-level IT professionals in the technology sector. The healthcare sector is also seeing an increase in hiring activity, thanks to a demand for professionals engaged in research laboratory and medical related technical sales.
Infographic-MEI Singapore-April 2015
The MEI Singapore is a monthly gauge of online job posting activity, based on a real-time review of millions of employer job opportunities culled from a large representative selection of career Web sites and online job listings across Singapore. The Index does not reflect the trend of any one advertiser or source, but is an aggregate measure of the change in job listings across the industry.

Logitech recently unveiled its seventh annual design collection, the 2015 Logitech Play Collection. Inspired by the latest trends in fashion, furniture design and accessories, these distinctive new mice feature the friendly faces of playful characters, and colourful patterns and shapes.
When the Logitech design team attended Milan Design Week, they were inspired by playful themes and elements whih led to the new approach for the in-house creation of the 2015 Play Collection. This year’s collection features the Logitech Wireless Mouse M238. The 2015 Logitech Play Collection is as bright, playful and high-spirited as you are. And the best part is that the battery life can last up to 12 months.
The 2015 Logitech Play Collection will be available in Singapore in June 2015 at a recommended retail price of S$29.

Epson had renewed the global sponsorship agreement with sporting icon Manchester United. Having first joined forces in 2010, the latest agreement reconfirms Epson as the club’s Official Office Equipment Supplier until the end of the 2017/18 season.
Press Release Photo - Epson and Manchester United
The renewal reflects the success to date of the partnership in helping Epson to engage more with its customers in key markets and enhance its global brand awareness. Now seeking to leverage its unique technologies in the office, commercial, healthcare, sports and other markets, Epson believes the relationship will continue to play a key role in boosting its global profile and supporting business growth for products such as inkjet printers, scanners, projectors and smart glasses.
According to the agreement, Epson will continue to benefit from stadium advertising rights and hospitality while supplying Manchester United with core office and front-of-house printing and imaging equipment. Although they compete in different environments, Epson believes the two organizations share a common commitment to continuous improvements in performance and innovation and to being an indispensable part of the community and the lives of customers and fans.

Spotify recently announced a new feature call Spotify Running. Basically it is a running companion that motivate you to push on.
Once you start Spotify Running, the Spotify app will detect your tempo and match the perfect music in tune with your step. It select music using recommendations based on your listening history, multiple-genre playlists and original running compositions written by some of the world’s foremost DJs and composers.

Spotify Running will be availablein Singapore for iPhones and gradually rolled out to all users. I’m still waiting for the feature to appear on my Spotify. Who knows, I might bring it out for a run just to try out.
Oh and that’s not all. Spotify is also teaming up with Nike to bring new music experiences by accessing Spotify Running through Nike+ app later this year. Spotify Running will also be integrated with RunKeeper app later this year. So happy running.