Archive for April, 2007

Ijok, tranquil but queer….

Posted: 20th April 2007 by Jacky Yong in Current Affairs, Silly me

News of the recent nominations of the Ijok state seat suddenly reminded me of people staying there whom are close to me. I have been there when my cousin got himself married. I still remembered the wedding ceremony as extremely wacky! The one thing inseparable from chinese weddings is the opening of the door to […]

Prom Night

Posted: 16th April 2007 by Jacky Yong in Computers

I got myself a 430EX last month, but I needed practice on an assignment before I can be assured of my skill. Therefore I offered my service for free to a friend who is attending her prom night. I read all about using a flash unit properly, I even made a DIY diffuser by binding […]

AXED-P?

Posted: 12th April 2007 by Jacky Yong in Computers, Current Affairs, Silly me

Is this the end of the road for our trusted friend, the Windows XP? Is ol’ Bill so cruel as to cut the line for our beloved operating system once and for all? What used to be “X-perience”, could well be “aXed-Project”. Does it affect me? To a certain extend, yes. I still run XP […]

Self-confessed Ubuntu Freak

Posted: 11th April 2007 by Jacky Yong in Computers

I once complained to a friend that I hate everything Microsoft, the .NET programming, the MS SQL, even ol’ Bill himself. He sarcastically remarked that if I walk the talk, then I shouldn’t be using Windows at home too. AH-HA, GOTCHA!! I actually don’t! Well, not mostly anyway. I’m talking about Linux, specifically Ubuntu, one […]