Qing Ming Festival 2012 – 清明节

The Qing Ming Festival (清明节 Qing Ming Jie) is a Traditional Chinese Festival to pay respect to the deceased and to the Ancestors. Find Out More here.

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YOUR EARTH YOUR FUTURE – EARTH HOUR 2012

CELEBRATE EARTH HOUR 2012 @ORCHARD   Date: Saturday, 31 March 2012 Time: 6.30pm – 10.00 pm Venue: Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza, Orchard Road (Nearest MRT: Orchard and Somerset) Guest of Honour: Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister, Environment and Water Resources Head down to Orchard Road on Saturday, 31 March 2012 with your friends and family to celebrate Earth Hour with the rest of the global community. Join in the festivities with a live concert and eco-carnival, witness the first 60+ SINGAPORE human formation and count down to the lights-off event at 8.30pm. This event is powered by bio-diesel from Alpha … Continue reading

MTBF MTTF and Your Product Warranty

Have it ever happened to you, that your electronic device fails right after the Service Warranty period is over, and you wished you had extended the Warranty when you had the option? It happened to my trusty old iPhone® 4 when my Home Button became unresponsive, and that was when I realised that the one year warranty period just expired. I did not get AppleCare®for my iPhone – Yes, there is actually AppleCare for iPhone , iPad®  and almost everything from Apple® ! Most electronic devices have a reported Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) or Mean Time To Failure (MTTF). MTBF is the … Continue reading