Proposal for Singapore maker faire – the “Neobombe”

So some of my friends and I (our group has a name – “Art Makes Us“) decided to take part in the Maker Faire in Singapore this year. It will be held a primary school in Tampines sometime early July. Here is our project description: “Neobombe” is a scientific artwork based on the Turing machine […]

How an Indian TV show is using data to change the world

I am a big advocate of using technology for educational purposes, and as a consequence, to bring about positive social changes by empowering individuals or by changing people’s perceptions about social issues. Recently, “Satyamev Jayate”,  a popular Indian television talkshow hosted by Aamir Khan, one of India’s most recognisable actors, is doing exactly that. The […]

Celebrate freedom. Support a free and open Internet.

This one minute campaign video by Google at the official Google blog makes a valid statement about the Internet as being a beneficial force for mankind. It is the most powerful tool ever invented for democracy, giving power back to the people. For the first time in history, the individual has all the knowledge in the world accessible […]