Gunung Datoh next…

For those interested in a nice night hike (uphill) and outdoor overnight camp (or more like maybe 5 hours), you can join us (we’ve about 6 people now) on our Gunung Datoh trip on April 2-3rd (Friday night to Saturday morning). Supper is provided on top of the mountain. Unlike the Chiling trip however, you’ll…

Splashing time at Chiling!

We’re back! It’s tiring, it took a long time, but I think I can say for everyone that it was a smashing good time. The photos are being ‘worked’ on, I mean considering some R-rated material and all that sort of thing. I’ll edit this entry to add a link to the photos in a…

Bloody Terrorists!

If you’ve been watching the news or reading the news, you would have read about this. Kind of unbelievable that I rode those trains and walked the streets some two and a half years ago. The eerie thing I thought of was that this is 6 months after the 2nd anniversary of 9/11 and another…

100,000 photos and going…

Last night, WebAperture, your friendly neighborhood photo forum went past the 100,000 photos submitted mark! Wow, who would’ve known! (Actually, the number of photos of the site is much less, as there’s member deletes and clean-up of inactive members but still…) Oh did I mention we’ve had about 1.5 million photo comments posted? If you’re…

Caffè Verona – a great find!

Recently, Mel at Starbucks in Menara Maybank introduced me to Caffè Verona, a blend of medium-bodied Latin American coffee with Indonesian coffee which has an earthy flavor. It’s quite good in my Bodum press with a slight sweetness to it’s rich flavor. I know Starbucks recommends it as a dessert coffee but I’m happy to…

Donate your PC time…

If you spend lots of time on your PC, chances are, your PC is idle quite a bit of the time. Why not contribute to some pan-human cause during that time? D2OL clients run in the background working to find drug candidates for particular infectious diseases such as smallpox, SARS and more. Find out here.