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How Spotify Discover Weekly took me on a journey of rediscovery

Koh Wanzi

Spotify's Discover Weekly is great for uncovering new songs, but it also reintroduced me to some old songs that I loved but had forgotten about. Its recommendations were uncannily accurate, and I'm sure you've wondered at some time or other how Spotify does it. Well, here's how.

Microsoft is wooing Android and iOS developers with great tools, but would they reciprocate?

Ng Chong Seng

At the Microsoft Build developer conference, Microsoft announces something called Universal Windows Platform Bridges, toolkits that enable even Android and iOS developers to bring their apps to the Windows Store without tweaking them too much. I wonder how many would do it.

Microsoft Edge is good, but would scarred ex-IE users return?

Ng Chong Seng

I'll admit it: Microsoft Edge (formerly known as Project Spartan) looks good, and it's getting better every day. But as a former Internet Explorer user who is now juggling between Chrome, Firefox, and Safari for both work and play, I wonder if I've the capacity to handle another browser.

The Cost of Losing Your Smartphone Overseas for a Day

Vijay Anand

Who knew phone locater and security apps could become life-saving tools as my other half found out the hard way by misplacing her phone - overseas! As they say, prevention is better than cure and that's the point I hope to drive in this blog.

Cross-Platform Games - One Game to Rule Them All

Seow Tein Hee

As an avid gamer, one thing that bothers me is the exclusivity of certain games for specific platforms.

Blog Authors

  • Ng Chong Seng
  • Vijay Anand
  • Zachary Chan
  • Alvin Soon
  • James Lu
  • Kenny Yeo
  • Salehuddin Bin Husin
  • PY Ho
  • Wong Chung Wee
  • Koh Wanzi
  • Dr. Jimmy Tang

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