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Explosion in my Kitchen! 😱One thing with living alone is I tend to notice changes around the house easily …2022/01/04Home Improvement, Life Stories/Current Affairs2022-01-04 05:51:27
APC Back-UPS 1400 : Battery ReplacementI woke up irritated by this sound … It seems my UPS battery has picked …2022/01/02Electronics, Gadgets2022-01-02 13:26:17
New Toy: Cheap Carbon Steel Paella Pan from ShopeeFrom my last attempt at making this (https://blog.shahada.abubakar.net/?p=9030) I realised my 26cm cast iron pan …2021/12/16Food, Cooking and Eating2021-12-16 19:05:40
Seafood PaellaFirst attempt at making a seafood paella — shrimp, squid, mussels. Looks pretty! Recipe to …2021/11/23Recipes2021-11-23 17:14:00
Upgrading Flight Sim PC Case – CoolerMaster NR600Since upgrading the GPU, my flightsim PC runs quite hot as it is quite cramped …2021/11/12FlightSim2021-11-12 23:42:00
Simple Grilled Chicken With Caesar SaladI’ve been a fan of Kewpie Roasted Sesame Dressing for some time and decided to …2021/09/05Recipes2021-09-05 13:04:00
Cleaning Blower Roller Fan on Panasonic Air-Conditioner Model CS-XPU10WKHI replaced my bedroom air-conditioner with a Panasonic CS-XPU10WKH model in August 2020. Some time …2021/09/03DIY2021-09-03 07:02:58
HoummousToday I made Hoummous, or more correctly Hummuṣ bi-ṭ-ṭaḥīna (حمص بالطحينة‎), which is Arabic for …2021/06/13Recipes2021-06-13 12:13:00
Thai-Style Spicy Tuna Pasta with LemongrassI was just going to have tuna on toast, but one thing led to another …2021/06/03Recipes2021-06-03 20:04:00
Thai Tom Yum Soup with ShrimpFollowing on from my on Pad Kra Pow and Kai Dao, here I make a …2021/05/23Recipes2021-05-23 21:23:00
Pad Kra Pao (Thai Minced Beef with Basil) and Kai Dao (Thai-Style Fried Egg)Still in a Thai mood, so today I made Pad Kra Pao (Thai Minced Beef …2021/05/23Recipes2021-05-23 19:33:00
Kebabs with Yoghurt-Garlic DipI still had some of Mum’s Prawn Biriyani (recipe for this will be obtained some …2021/05/15Recipes2021-05-15 12:53:00
Baby Kailan with Garlic & Stir-Fried NoodlesI finally managed to get my hands on some Baby Kailan from Tesco. I’ve been …2021/05/13Recipes2021-05-13 13:23:00
Cauliflower and Potato Curry / Aloo GhobiI have cauliflower. I don’t quite have potatoes. I decide to proceed anyway. While it …2021/05/11Recipes2021-05-11 21:37:00
Grilled Chicken FajitasYesterday I had finished most of my leftovers, so rummaged through the fridge to see …2021/05/05Recipes2021-05-05 12:35:00
Sambal Ijo (Green Sambal)I was planning to make fried noodles this evening once my Tesco delivery arrived — …2021/04/29Recipes2021-04-29 19:52:00
Thai Beef SaladFrom Malaysia to Myanmar to Indonesia and now … Thailand. I saw someone making this …2021/04/18Recipes2021-04-18 20:55:00
The Rangoon Sisters CookbookMy “Rangoon Sisters Cookbook” arrived today! https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/52544170-the-rangoon-sistershttps://www.standard.co.uk/reveller/foodanddrink/the-rangoon-sisters-cookbook-emily-amy-chung-a4512446.htmlhttps://www.theguardian.com/food/2020/jul/19/super-bowls-burmese-recipes-by-the-rangoon-sisters #RecipesFromTheMotherland2021/03/20Food, Cooking and Eating2021-03-20 21:18:00
Ayran (Turkish Yoghurt Drink)Ratios: I cup full-cream greek yoghurt1 cup cold water1/4 teaspoon salt Blend for 1 minute …2021/03/13Recipes2021-03-13 21:14:00
Quick Pasta With Shrimp and BroccoliI realized i still had the prawns from last Tesco order, so … removed skins …2021/02/26Recipes2021-02-26 13:34:00
Sous-vide Salmon (living dangerously!), roasted pumpkin and salad with yoghurt-garlic dressing/dipAnother case of opening the refrigerator and figuring out what to have for dinner. Found …2021/02/21Recipes2021-02-21 20:36:00
Stir Fried Okra With Salted BeansMade Okra with Shrimp and Salted Beans today. These are the ingredients: okra chopped at …2021/02/11Recipes2021-02-11 13:38:00
Docker breaks KVM Bridge – Fixed!  I recently enabled docker on my desktop PC running Ubuntu 20.04LTS … and it …2020/12/30Docker, Linux2020-12-30 02:13:02
DIY Gaming HeadsetA friend of mine recently  bought a PS4 ( yes … weeks before the PS5 …2020/11/14DIY, Electronics, Games2020-11-14 18:34:57
“Kya Zhan Athoke” — Burmese Glass Noodle SaladI decided to try a recipe from the Motherland 🇲🇲 called “Kya Zhan Athoke”. An …2020/10/25Food, Cooking and Eating, Recipes2020-10-25 11:57:00
Tofu and Long Beans with Fermented Soy BeansAnother dish to add to my list of recipes … best served with rice to …2020/10/18Food, Cooking and Eating, Recipes2020-10-18 10:40:00
British Airways Retires 747 Fleet …I was fortunate to have traveled a lot when I was young, as my dad …2020/07/17Travel & Places2020-07-17 18:04:21
Kangkung Belacan Goreng (Stir Fried Water Convolvulus with Shrimp Paste)Kangkung (Water Convolvulus) is a leafy vegetable that is very common in the tropics. It …2020/06/29Recipes2020-06-29 13:08:00
Tempeh, DIYTempeh is a form of food popular in Indonesia. It is made through the fermentation …2020/06/07Recipes2020-06-07 09:17:00
Masak Lemak Cili Api Daging / Beef Coconut Curry with Monkey ChilliesThis is one of my favourite dishes that my mum makes regularly. It originates from …2020/05/18Food, Cooking and Eating, Recipes2020-05-18 18:40:00
New Toy: Russell Taylor Bread MakerWe’ve been under Movement Control Order (MCO) for the last 10 days. I ate my …2020/03/27Food, Cooking and Eating2020-03-27 17:19:00
Home Automation : Reading out Text and Playing Media on Google Home using Node Red  I discovered this useful node-red plugin node over the weekend, called node-red-contrib-cast (https://flows.nodered.org/node/node-red-contrib-cast). With …2020/02/23Home Automation2020-02-23 18:04:39
Fried Kuey TeowCan I “Lawan” “Lau Wan” ? Ingredients Chives (“Daun Kuchai”)https://eshop.tesco.com.my/groceries/en-GB/products/7072979461Bean Sprouts (“Taugeh”)https://mygroser.com/en/product/Bean-Sprout–Taugeh–190g-IpohShrimphttps://eshop.tesco.com.my/groceries/en-GB/products/7001829106Preferably Large or XL …2019/11/24Recipes2019-11-24 19:13:00
New Toy: Cast Iron Wok!Hey Wok! Wok Hei! https://www.lazada.com.my/products/traditional-thick-dual-handle-cast-iron-pot-old-fashioned-round-bottom-big-iron-household-cast-iron-pan-no-coating-non-stick-pot-fuel-gas-i307034779-s415794234.html? It came with a “mini cast iron pan” as a …2019/11/22Food, Cooking and Eating2019-11-22 19:09:00
Sous-Vide for a Perfect Steak!After seeing this video by Alex https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LLzdrVh9Y7M&ab_channel=Alex there is only one way to make the …2019/11/18Recipes2019-11-18 20:21:00
The Sign of Intelligence …Originally created with EverNote at 20190305T120157Z2019/03/05Life Stories/Current Affairs2019-03-05 12:01:57
Your Beliefs …16 May 2014 Originally created with EverNote at 20190305T120054Z2019/03/05Life Stories/Current Affairs2019-03-05 12:00:54
Adding a Raspberry Pi Zero W and CNC JS to the 3018 Woodpecker CNC RouterI attached a Raspberry Pi Zero W running CNCJS software to my 3018 “Woodpecker” CNC …2018/08/19CNC, Rasbperry Pi2018-08-19 16:58:39
Adding End-Stops / Limit Switches to the 3018 “Woodpecker” CNC RouterIn its original design, the 3018 “Woodpecker” CNC Router, a cheap entry-level unit found on …2018/08/07CNC2018-08-07 20:03:11
Tjena … oh Tjena!A few months back I started organizing my shelves. I standardised on IKEA TJENA boxes …2018/07/06Life Stories/Current Affairs2018-07-06 16:00:55
3D-printed keycaps … and the possibility of backlit keys!I’ve not been happy with the keycaps on my 737 FMC. I’ve tried a few …2018/07/02737 FMC2018-07-02 10:49:02
737 FMC CDU – Ordering the PCBA few people have asked me how to order the PCB for the FMC CDU, …2018/03/10737 FMC2018-03-10 07:38:59
Compiling The ExtPlane Plugin (on Linux and Windows)There appears to be quite a bit of updates going on with the ExtPlane plugin …2018/02/21737 FMC2018-02-21 11:49:12
Pi-XPlane-FMC-CDU Finally Working with Zibo 737 !Finally … after a long hard battle … my Pi-Xplane-FMC-CDU is now working with the …2018/02/20737 FMC2018-02-20 19:21:48
X-Plane Plugins – Some NotesI’ve been stumped for the last few weeks with getting my Raspberry Pi FMC to …2018/01/27X-Plane2018-01-27 09:37:12
Installing PiXPlaneFMCCDU SoftwareThis is a guide on how to install my Pi X-Plane FMC CDU Software, for …2018/01/16737 FMC2018-01-16 15:56:50
X-Plane 11.10 – new default Garmin G1000 !X-Plane 11.10, released yesterday, features a new default Garmin 1000 module … which can be …2017/12/09FlightSim2017-12-09 05:48:06
737 FMC CDU – Questions and AnswersIt’s Mail Time! 😃   I received some questions regarding the 737 FMC CDU design …2017/11/24737 FMC2017-11-24 15:58:26
Things That Aren’t Supposed To Happen at 38,000 FeetSeems I’m not the only one facing the issue: https://goo.gl/J1zYeV #rant #foxtrotmikelima Originally created with …2017/11/23Life Stories/Current Affairs2017-11-23 14:21:29
Pushbuttons Switches featuring built-in LEDI found these push button switches have a built-in LED in the center. Looks like …2017/10/15737 FMC2017-10-15 16:40:45
New Kitchen Toy. And Self-Defence Weapon2017/07/16Food, Cooking and Eating2017-07-16 15:39:00
737 FMC CDU – Interfacing X-Plane to a Raspberry PiTo connect the 737 FMC CDU PCB board to my X-Plane flight simulator, I used …2017/06/02737 FMC2017-06-02 11:20:50
737FMC CDU – Struggling with my ABCsStruggling with my ABCs … who knew keypads could be so complicated? First version of …2017/05/30737 FMC2017-05-30 10:18:18
737 FMC CDU – PCB BoardOverview This is the PCB I designed to be used with the FMC CDU 3D …2017/05/15737 FMC2017-05-15 11:27:00
737 FMC CDU – Snappier Display Updates  I spent the last long weekend rewriting the FMC CDU display code in C++ …2017/05/05737 FMC2017-05-05 03:56:01
Poslaju EziBoxI ordered some items locally recently which were sent to me by Poslaju. Nobody was …2017/04/12Life Stories/Current Affairs2017-04-12 16:10:03
737 FMC CDU – Slow Page RepaintFirst attempt at replicating the 737 FMC CDU Display. Looks okay, but suffers from a …2017/03/08737 FMC2017-03-08 03:26:36
737 FMC CDU and Raspberry PiGot a Raspberry Pi hooked up to the LCD display for my 737 Flight Management …2017/03/07737 FMC2017-03-07 03:20:51
Another Sleepless Night, Another Crazy Project Idea …Found this … http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:774564 … it’s a 3D printable faceplate for a Boeing 737 Flight …2017/03/03737 FMC2017-03-03 03:11:16
DIY 3D Printer Enclosure – Repurposing the IKEA LACK TableI decided to re-purpose the IKEA LACK coffee table into an enclosure for my 3D …2017/02/113DPrinting2017-02-11 09:56:22
This is the older S6 model, so …This is the older S6 model, so it falls under the category of Random Phone …2016/09/07Gadgets2016-09-07 16:00:00
Galaxy Note 7 Replacement In Malaysia Begins 29 SeptemberSo in addition to the earlier discount and free gifts with the pre-order, I also …2016/09/05Gadgets2016-09-05 16:00:00
The thing with buying a new phone is …The thing with buying a new phone is that you also need to have all …2016/09/01Gadgets2016-09-01 16:00:00
X-Plane – My New PlaygroundI spent the weekend building some new local scenery for the Flight Sim. I used: …2016/07/16FlightSim2016-07-16 16:00:00
Turning into Final Aproach towards Don Mueang International AirportTurning into Final Aproach towards Don Mueang International Airport (VTBD/DMK), which can be seen in …2016/05/23Aviation2016-05-23 16:00:00
Touchdown at VTBD DMK Don Mueang airportTouchdown at VTBD/DMK Don Mueang airport.Commentary provided by my 4 year old nephew who was …2016/05/23Aviation2016-05-23 16:00:00
Passing by WMSA SZB Subang Airport, Kampung Subang, Kota Damansara, and Damansara PerdanaPassing by WMSA/SZB Subang Airport, Kampung Subang, Kota Damansara, and Damansara Perdana. Passing by WMSA/SZB …2016/05/23Aviation2016-05-23 16:00:00
The Birdie PlaneNokScoot 777-200ER. My nephew and niece called this “The Birdy Plane”. NokScoot 777-200ER. My newphew …2016/05/23Aviation2016-05-23 16:00:00
Kuala Lumpur City Skyline …Kuala Lumpur City Skyline … can you spot KL Tower and the Twin Towers? KL …2016/05/23Aviation2016-05-23 16:00:00
Another picture of 9M-MPPAnother picture of 9M-MPP This post was originally published publicly on Google+ at 2016-05-24 00:17:42+08002016/05/23Aviation2016-05-23 16:00:00
Old Malaysian Airlines livery …Old Malaysian Airlines livery … Old Malaysian Airlines livery … Comments (1): 2016-05-24 02:06:59+0800 shahada …2016/05/21Aviation2016-05-21 16:00:00
KLIA KUL WMKK Contact Pier overlooking runway 32R/14L and Admin BuildingKLIA/KUL/WMKK Contact Pier overlooking runway 32R/14L and Admin Building.+Kian Ming Aau​ KLIA/KUL/WMKK Contact Pier overlooking …2016/05/21Aviation2016-05-21 16:00:00
IKEA ALGOT shelf and BEKVÃM spice rackIKEA ALGOT shelf and BEKVÄM spice rack mounted sideways … 😎#IKEAhacks IKEA Algot shelf and …2016/05/08DIY2016-05-08 16:00:00
The Robotic ArmPlaying with servos and a partially assembled robotic arm. Currently using a servo tester, once …2016/04/28Electronics2016-04-28 10:57:00
Finally succeeded in getting the x737 to AutolandFinally succeeded in getting the x737 to autoland. Now I can go to sleep. LINK: …2016/02/26FlightSim2016-02-26 16:00:00
WMKK/KUL K.L. International Airport (KLIA) Scenery for X-PlaneFinally completed my KLIA scenery for X-Plane.   Well it took me a lot longer …2016/01/25FlightSim2016-01-25 15:55:34
20151223 – This is the last major artist that I still need my “Music Collection” for …This is the last major artist that I still depend on my “music collection” for …2015/12/22Music/Media/Movies/TV2015-12-22 16:00:00
Well … Something’s Lost, and Something’s Gained …20-30 years ago a new album launch would mean waiting for the local music store …2015/11/29Music/Media/Movies/TV2015-11-29 10:33:16
20-30 years ago a new album launch would mean …20-30 years ago a new album launch would mean waiting for the local music store …2015/11/28Music/Media/Movies/TV2015-11-28 16:00:00
Some great photos of Air Force One taking off from Subang Airport (WMSA) from azuanzahdi.comSome great photos of Air Force One taking off from Subang Airport (WMSA) from azuanzahdi.com!Selamat …2015/11/22Aviation2015-11-22 16:00:00
Malaysian Airports Scenery for X-PlaneMalaysian Airports Scenery for X-PlaneHere’s an update on my last 6 months of “airport scenery …2015/09/13FlightSim2015-09-13 16:00:00
Haze is so bad outside … can_t even see the runway from the tower / apron in my flight sim …Haze is so bad outside … can’t even see the runway from the tower / …2015/09/13FlightSim2015-09-13 16:00:00
Good article on EPR (engine pressure ratio) vs N1 (Fan RPM) as a measure of Engine Thrust SettingGood article on EPR (engine pressure ratio) vs N1 (Fan RPM) as a measure of …2015/09/08FlightSim2015-09-08 16:00:00
A command-line client for evernoteA command-line client for evernote.I’m sure someday I’ll find a killer use for it. LINK: …2015/09/07Linux2015-09-07 16:00:00
David Bowie – Space Oddity Original VideoBehold… the Originale music video for the David Bowie song Space Oddity from Bowie’s promotional …2015/07/20Music/Media/Movies/TV2015-07-20 16:00:00
My toddler nephew says “Uncle sha, I’m charging play-doh!”My toddler nephew says: “Uncle sha, I’m charging play-doh!” My toddler nephew says: “Uncle sha, …2015/07/17Family, Ha-Ha2015-07-17 16:00:00
How To Cook A Brisket, Which Is Totally Worth The Effort, I SwearLINK: How To Cook A Brisket, Which Is Totally Worth The Effort, I Swear Comments …2015/07/03Food, Cooking and Eating2015-07-03 16:00:00
Airport Signs, Markings and ProceduresIf you’ve ever wondered what all those markings on the airport tarmac and signboards mean, …2015/07/03Aviation2015-07-03 16:00:00
Managed to sneak this photo while the cabin crew were seated for landingManaged to sneak this photo while the cabin crew were seated for landing.I was on …2015/06/29Aviation2015-06-29 16:00:00
Crazy!crazy!   This video is about Cameron Airshow 2015 This post was originally published publicly …2015/06/19Aviation2015-06-19 16:00:00
Building a prototype is the easiest part of building a hardware startup …“Building a prototype is the easiest part of building a hardware startup. The real challenge …2015/06/17Electronics2015-06-17 16:00:00
My Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition has died-ed!So there I was minding my own business driving down the NKVE and getting off …2015/06/12Gadgets2015-06-12 16:00:00
Grinning from ear to ear reading this …Grinning from ear to ear reading this and especially listening to the sample audio.   …2015/06/08Internet2015-06-08 16:00:00
Them stars – you can steer a ship by the stars!Just learnt that some aircraft up to the early 70s used to have a periscopic …2015/06/04Aviation2015-06-04 16:00:00
IFLIX – Interesting. At RM10 a month, I’m not sure how they’d keep getting good contentInteresting. At RM10 a month, I’m not sure how they’d keep getting good content. There’s …2015/05/27Internet2015-05-27 16:00:00
Romulan or Klingon?Hmm …. money transfer to the Neutral Zone … Romulan or Klingon? This post was …2015/05/18Ha-Ha2015-05-18 16:00:00
My new ride – Carenado Beechcraft A36 Bonanza with Aspen EFD1000My new ride!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXeAQO4Y6N8&ab_channel=danklaue This is the first 64-bit compatible Carenado release: the A36 Bonanza for …2015/04/23FlightSim2015-04-23 16:00:00
PilotEdge Workshop Series… decided to take a break from work and watch youtube, and now I’m stuck …2015/04/20FlightSim2015-04-20 16:00:00
Added a third monitor … because 3 > 2Added a third monitor … because 3 > 2 …8-) Portrait mode … Screenshot from …2015/04/04FlightSim, Gadgets2015-04-04 16:00:00
This is a great book to read even if you are just messing around with flight simsThis is a great book to read even if you are just messing around with …2015/03/13FlightSim2015-03-13 16:00:00
A few years back I did a bit of mappingA few years back I did a bit of mapping for the OpenStreetMap project. I …2015/03/13FlightSim2015-03-13 16:00:00
Hooked up my new toys!Hooked up my new toys!One of my not quite work related things to do for …2015/02/24FlightSim, Linux2015-02-24 16:00:00
🤤🤤 😎 This post was originally published publicly on Google+ at 2015-02-16 09:39:41+08002015/02/15Ha-Ha2015-02-15 16:00:00
20150210 – My Pi Family!_(Yeah first to order butMy Pi Family! (Yeah first to order but last to get … +Namran Hussin​ and …2015/02/09Rasbperry Pi, Uncategorized2015-02-09 16:00:00
Just Sayin …Just Sayin’ … * whistles rebel fleet theme * Star wars quote Comments (1): 2015-02-11 …2015/02/09Politics/Malaysia2015-02-09 16:00:00
Eben Upton on Raspberry Pi 2Now I wonder if it was worth spending all that money on an Intel NUC …2015/02/02Rasbperry Pi2015-02-02 16:00:00
“any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic”I thought the first computer game I played, some 30 years ago,  was pretty good …2015/01/25Games2015-01-25 16:00:00
As shipped, the Pi has no real-time clock …As shipped, the Pi has no real-time clock, and depends on the internet to determine …2015/01/09Rasbperry Pi2015-01-09 16:00:00
First steps in re-purposing my old Raspberry PiFirst steps in re-purposing my old Pi: connecting to it via the serial console. Since …2015/01/07Rasbperry Pi2015-01-07 16:00:00
New Toy : Intel NUC DN2820FYKHI gave up trying to solve the crackly usb-audio on my raspberry pi Model B, …2014/12/31Gadgets2014-12-31 16:00:00
Let’s see how long this one remains in the boxLet’s see how long this one remains in the box … Let’s see how long …2014/12/31Rasbperry Pi2014-12-31 16:00:00
Italy making fake China goods …Italy making fake China goods … 😎 LINK: Paint them black & white: Italian circus …2014/12/24Ha-Ha2014-12-24 16:00:00
Family Flight“Family Flight – The five test and development A350-900s took to the skies for a …2014/12/13Aviation2014-12-13 16:00:00
Rooted my SM-P605 Note 10.1 2014Rooted my SM-P605 Note 10.1 2014 after the recent KitKat update. SD card is mine …2014/10/29Gadgets2014-10-29 16:00:00
Item #6 … good advice that …Item #6 … good advice that. Item #6 … good advice that. This post was …2014/10/27Ha-Ha, Uncategorized2014-10-27 16:00:00
KitKat 4.4.2 OTA Update for Malaysian Samsung Note 10.1 2014 is outKitKat 4.4.2 OTA Update for Malaysian Samsung Note 10.1 2014 is out. That certainly took …2014/10/22Gadgets2014-10-22 16:00:00
Discovered this gem on SpotifyDiscovered this gem on Spotify. Remember Nik Kershaw from the mid-80s? Brilliant tunes with riddling …2014/10/19Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-10-19 16:00:00
Finished my weekend “homework”Finished my weekend “homework”. Finished my weekend “homework”. This post was originally published publicly on …2014/10/11Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2014-10-11 16:00:00
Because cannot sleep …Because cannot sleep … This post was originally published publicly on Google+ at 2014-10-11 00:30:58+08002014/10/10Music/Media/Movies/TV, Rasbperry Pi2014-10-10 16:00:00
What a crazy week it’s been.What a crazy week it’s been. But got my car back from the workshop so …2014/10/09Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-10-09 16:00:00
“With a limited supply, All model M fans are typing on borrowed time”https://www.theverge.com/2014/10/7/6882427/king-of-keys “With a limited supply, All model M fans are typing on borrowed time.”Hmmm … …2014/10/07Gadgets2014-10-07 16:00:00
But 25 years is like forever!Ooh … I remember watching this and wondering what?!! But 25 years is like forever! …2014/10/07Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-10-07 16:00:00
Creative Destruction – The Home Server*Creative Destruction: The Home Server is dead! Long Live the Home Server!*I recently had bad …2014/10/06Internet, Linux2014-10-06 16:00:00
Treo RingtonesAlmost everyone around me has a Samsung phone and I got tired of needlessly checking …2014/09/29Gadgets2014-09-29 21:15:25
Viewing GCC built-in #definesEver wondered what all those pre #defined preprocessor constants expand to? Execute the following: gcc …2014/09/29Linux2014-09-29 20:58:28
New Toy – PentaRef from VoltageStandard.com*New Toy – PentaRef from VoltageStandard.com* Found my cheap voltmeter was reading 9.57V for 9.600V. …2014/09/27Electronics2014-09-27 16:00:00
These quacks have obviously never played Sid Meir’s Civilization before …These quacks have obviously never played Sid Meir’s Civilization before. You don’t get far without …2014/09/17Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-09-17 16:00:00
Hmm … No WiFi …Hmm … No WiFi. LINK: Private Irish island on sale for less than the average …2014/09/15Internet, Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2014-09-15 16:00:00
Upgrading Staircase LightsUpgrading Staircase LightsI woke up this morning to find the top side of my staircase …2014/09/07DIY2014-09-07 16:00:00
UNDILAH SAYA!UNDILAH SAYA! 😎http://candidates.nigeriaelections.org/candidate/profile/candidate/2550/me/shahada-abubakar-mohammed/ This post was originally published privately on Google+ at 2014-09-01 03:05:08+08002014/08/31Ha-Ha2014-08-31 16:00:00
Because Scarlett JohanssonBecause Scarlett Johansson. And some things are best seen on the big screen. 8-)It was Merdeka …2014/08/31Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2014-08-31 16:00:00
Internet Down! Well not really …So there I was doing work on my PC  last Friday when suddenly I lost …2014/08/28Internet2014-08-28 16:00:00
Back from my tripBack from my trip. Back from my trip. This post was originally published publicly on …2014/08/27Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-08-27 16:00:00
Woo! This worked for me on 14.04Woo! This worked for me on 14.04. It needed the libnss patch that the previous …2014/08/18Linux, Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-08-18 16:00:00
Project team’s site visit. I went along …Project team’s site visit. I went along for a look-see. Luckily, it was a cool …2014/08/05Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-08-05 16:00:00
Samsung Note 3 SM-N9005 vs Note 3 Neo SSamsung Note 3 SM-N9005 vs Note 3 Neo SM-N7505. Other than the USB 3 port, …2014/08/03Gadgets2014-08-03 16:00:00
So my upstairs vacuum cleaner hasn’t ben working so well these daysSo my upstairs vacuum cleaner hasn’t been working so well these days. I’ve emptied out …2014/08/02Gadgets, Uncategorized2014-08-02 16:00:00
Well, most, but not all …Well, most, but not all … Well, most, but not all … This post was …2014/07/29Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-07-29 16:00:00
Just finished watching episode 208 …Just finished watching episode 208 (9 Seasons!) of “How I Met Your Mother”! LINK: How …2014/07/09Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-07-09 16:00:00
Saw my first smash and grab todaySaw my first smash and grab today. As I was turning into my housing area …2014/07/02Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-07-02 16:00:00
So it was Saturday night and there was an Ubuntu Update …So it was Saturday night and there was an Ubuntu update that required a system …2014/06/30Gadgets, Linux2014-06-30 16:00:00
Bought this. Seems to work ok on UbuntuBought this. Seems to work ok on Ubuntu 14.04. No hope of being productive for …2014/06/10Games, Linux2014-06-10 16:00:00
20140610 – From a friend’s FB, just had to reshareFrom a friend’s FB, just had to reshare.http://goo.gl/wpmg1C This post was originally published publicly on …2014/06/09Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-06-09 16:00:00
How not to launch a new album1. New Album Launched (TICK) 2. Online web-store offers FLAC as a choice for format …2014/05/05Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-05-05 16:00:00
Alfa 156: When I first saw the car in the showroom back in 2008 the mileage was 71,747When I first saw the car in the showroom back in 2008 the mileage was …2014/05/01Cars2014-05-01 16:00:00
NowListening: Natalie MerchantNice holiday afternoon listening to Natalie Merchant’s new album. LINK: Press Play This post was …2014/04/30Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2014-04-30 16:00:00
NowListening: Ben Watt’s “Hendra”#nowlistening  to Ben Watt’s “Hendra”.  Good stuff.Title track video: Ben Watt / ‘Hendra’ (Official Video …2014/04/30Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-04-30 16:00:00
The inner child in me made me watch itThe inner child in me made me watch it to the end. LOL’d at the …2014/04/29DIY2014-04-29 16:00:00
I recently noticed my old IBM Model M keyboard sticking out from under the bedI recently noticed my old IBM Model M keyboard sticking out from under the bed.Back …2014/04/29Gadgets2014-04-29 16:00:00
Interesting use of traffic conesInteresting use of traffic cones.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJy1qUZj0ZI&ab_channel=ElizabethTan More on the guys here:  http://www.youtube.com/user/nonoisepercussion “Join Strepsils’ The Right …2014/04/22Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-04-22 16:00:00
Indra Lesmana Presents: Eva Celia Sings Indonesian HitsIndra Lesmana Presents: Eva Celia Sings Indonesian Hits @ Mostly Jazz, Jakarta.Playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLcOLZhhQ8G5I1bLQ1tKJFmlPzrApsSeC5 This post was …2014/04/21Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2014-04-21 16:00:00
InSync for UbuntuSince Ubuntu One’s cloud storage is going away, I just plonked 2x USD15 for Insync …2014/04/20Uncategorized2014-04-20 16:00:00
Wow! wow! wow! Unbelievable!1. “Wow! wow! wow! Unbelievable!” 😎 2. What is she doing floating in water with …2014/03/20Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-03-20 16:00:00
NowListening: Liyana FiziLked this video “LIYANA FIZI – Decisions Decisions” on YouTube, so I decided to go …2014/03/15Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-03-15 16:00:00
Got a good laugh out of this one!Got a good laugh out of this one!   LINK:Total Absence of Information About Malaysia …2014/03/14Ha-Ha2014-03-14 16:00:00
NowWatching: Ek Tha TigerI watched this! Quite fun! #nowwatching LINK: Ek Tha Tiger (2012) Comments (1): 2014-03-06 19:29:19+0800 …2014/03/05Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-03-05 16:00:00
Once in a while, the Big Bad Wolf book sale can turn out some gemsOnce in a while, the Big Bad Wolf book sale can turn out some gems. My …2014/02/18Life Stories/Current Affairs, Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-02-18 16:00:00
Li Ka-Shing teaches you how to buy a car & house in 5 years“Well, after struggling for a year and if your second year salary is still RMB …2014/02/17Ha-Ha, Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-02-17 16:00:00
Galaxy Note 3 still has 10% battery lifeGalaxy Note 3 still has 10% battery life after 4 days off charger.Have been down …2014/02/03Gadgets2014-02-03 16:00:00
NowWatching: “About Time”About Time At the age of 21, Tim discovers he can travel in time and …2014/02/03Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2014-02-03 16:00:00
Galaxy Note 3 N9005 – KitKat UpdateGalaxy Note 3 N9005 : KitKat UpdateRead on till the end to see why I …2014/01/26Gadgets2014-01-26 16:00:00
NowWatching: “Her” (… and loving it …)#nowwatchinghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6QRvTv_tpw0&t=9s&ab_channel=MovieclipsComingSoon … and loving it. LINK: Her This post was originally published publicly on Google+ …2014/01/23Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-01-23 16:00:00
SMS from Maxis 1:30 PM (3 minutes ago)SMS from Maxis 1:30 PM (3 minutes ago): “RM0. Our Fair Usage Policy (FUP) for …2014/01/14Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-01-14 16:00:00
NowWatching: Sherlock S03E03 “His Last Vow”#nowwatchingMy favourite bit: Around 56m 27s into the episode is a moving scene that probably …2014/01/12Music/Media/Movies/TV2014-01-12 16:00:00
New Toy: Retail Therapy – Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 EditionRetail Therapy: Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 EditionMy three year old first-gen iPad just doesn’t cut …2014/01/10Gadgets2014-01-10 16:00:00
How To Make scanned PDFs searchable (OCR) using pdfocrHow To: Make scanned PDFs searchable (OCR) using pdfocrThis is a very useful tip, especially …2014/01/07Linux2014-01-07 16:00:00
“The Tyger” By William BlakeObviously this was at maximum zoom on the Note 3. Fortunately there were enough pixels …2014/01/03Gadgets, Life Stories/Current Affairs2014-01-03 16:00:00
NowWatching: Sherlock S03E01#nowwatching   Sherlock Season 3 Ep1 : The Empty Hearse #sherlocklives Unlock exclusive clips and …2014/01/01Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2014-01-01 16:00:00
NowListening: “White Rabbit” Surrealistic Pillow – Jefferson Airplane (1967)#nowlisteningHere’s what the Urban Dictionary has to say … 1.” Feed your head” To learn, …2013/12/30Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-12-30 16:00:00
Ya ya ya … try putting it back together!  Ya ya ya … try putting it back together! 😎   http://www.alfa-gebrauchtteile.de Hannover, Germany …2013/12/28Cars, Ha-Ha2013-12-28 16:00:00
Shortly thereafter, on mudah.my …Shortly thereafter, on mudah.my: WTS: Front Right (Driver’s Side) door from Alfa 156. Original Paint, …2013/12/28Ha-Ha2013-12-28 16:00:00
I made it with three days to spare!Ha … I made it with three days to spare! And the best part is …2013/12/28Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-12-28 16:00:00
Times change and so must I …“Times change and so must I … We all change, when you think about it, …2013/12/25Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-12-25 16:00:00
It’s December Winter Solstice, everyone!It’s December/Winter Solstice, everyone!21 Dec 2013, 17:11 UTC Do whatever it is you do. 😎 …2013/12/21Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-12-21 16:00:00
Cinderella left behind her glass slipper!My niece visited my apartment and brought along her Disney Cinderella Princess doll. She was …2013/12/20Ha-Ha, Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-12-20 16:00:00
Found out C++11 has the following two gems:Found out C++11 has the following two gems:   std::stoi, std::stol, std::stoll , std::stof, std::stod, std::stold, std::stof, …2013/12/14Programming2013-12-14 16:00:00
Movie: The Hobbit – The Desolation of SmaugMovie: The Hobbit – The Desolation of Smaug Ooh, Sherlock and Watson are back together …2013/12/12Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-12-12 16:00:00
Amazing fan-produced video mash-up!Amazing fan-produced video mash-up!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q3bGYljQ5Uw&ab_channel=JohnSmith “Months after an encounter with a mysterious ‘Doctor’, Sherlock becomes obsessed …2013/12/12Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-12-12 16:00:00
Bought my ticket … 21 hours to go ..Bought my ticket … 21 hours to go …https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fnaojlfdUbs&ab_channel=WarnerBros.Pictures *HFR 3D The Hobbit: The Desolation …2013/12/11Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-12-11 16:00:00
Busy busy busy …Busy busy busy …The Hobbit Desolation of Smaug on Thursday. Then Doctor Who and Sherlock …2013/12/09Life Stories/Current Affairs, Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-12-09 16:00:00
I get anxious just crossing the main roads in Jakarta …I get anxious just crossing the main roads in Jakarta what with all the honking …2013/12/08Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-12-08 16:00:00
“Dreams of Loneliness, like a heartbeat drives you mad”Dreams of Loneliness like a heartbeat, drives you mad In the stillness of remembering What …2013/12/07Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-12-07 16:00:00
Finished all 8 seasons. What’s next?Finished all 8 seasons. What’s next?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YgQay9I9zhg&ab_channel=DesperateTimez #nowwatching LINK: Desperate Housewives Comments (4): 2013-11-29 06:14:53+0800 S …2013/11/28Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-11-28 16:00:00
This is why we fly …At 3:00 … started praying that the VORs, DMEs, ILS, Altimeter, GPS, METARs, (heck even …2013/11/24Aviation2013-11-24 12:36:00
The Day Of The DoctorHere in Malaysia, UniFi HyypTV’s BBC Entertainment (Channel 614) is showing back-to-back episodes of the …2013/11/22Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-11-22 16:00:00
Got the Alfa 156 back after 2 days in the workshopGot my #alfa156  back after 2 days in the workshop. 120,000 miles service and repairs. …2013/11/20Cars2013-11-20 16:00:00
WIIZ SIGMET 02 VALID 160600_161200WIIZ SIGMET 02 VALID 160600/161200 WIII- WIIZ JAKARTA FIR VA ERUPTION MT. SINABUNG N0310 E09823 …2013/11/15Aviation2013-11-15 16:00:00
Yum … can’t wait!Yum … can’t wait!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-U3jrS-uhuo&ab_channel=BBC #DoctorWho http://www.bbc.co.uk/doctorwho The Bringer of Darkness, the Oncoming Storm, the Doctor, …2013/11/14Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-11-14 16:00:00
I watched through this entire “ad” on YouTube …I watched through this entire “ad” on youtube without pressing “skip”. Too cute! And still …2013/11/07Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-11-07 16:00:00
Monita Tahalea ft Indra Lesmana & Eva Celiaplaylist here: Monita Tahalea ft. Indra Lesmana & Eva Celia – Message in a Bottle @ …2013/11/01Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-11-01 16:00:00
Now, everybody can be special!Now, everybody can be special!https://plus.google.com/+shahadaabubakar LINK: Getting Started with Google+ Custom URLs – Google+ Help …2013/10/29Internet2013-10-29 16:00:00
There is a prayer …  There is a prayer intended to give strength to people faced with circumstances they …2013/10/27Life Stories/Current Affairs, Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-10-27 12:42:00
New Toy: Nokia 208 Dual SIM*New Toy: Nokia 208 Dual SIM* Having sworn off Mini-SIM to Micro-SIM adapters (http://goo.gl/IQ5lIQ), I’ve …2013/10/26Gadgets2013-10-26 16:00:00
Brilliant!Brilliant!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZMbTFNp4wI&ab_channel=AlaaWardi #KSA #SaudiArabia #WomenDrivers Download directly from us: http://ldr.fm/tX6XP Download from iTunes: https://itun.es/i6F668z Follow: Hisham …2013/10/26Ha-Ha2013-10-26 16:00:00
Yeah we got them Mavericks back in 2010 …“Yeah we got them Mavericks back in 2010 …” 😎 “Yeah we got them mavericks …2013/10/25Linux2013-10-25 16:00:00
Drooling at the 12.5 Full-HD screen* Drooling at the 12.5″ Full-HD screen *.The problem with buying a Thinkpad is that …2013/10/25Gadgets2013-10-25 16:00:00
Bye-Bye Gnome ShellBye-Bye Gnome Shell I thought I had pretty much settled myself into the “ideal” desktop …2013/10/25Linux2013-10-25 16:00:00
Even More On Mice*Even More On Mice* Been wondering what configuration I messed up in Ubuntu that caused …2013/10/24Gadgets2013-10-24 16:00:00
TVPhilosophy: Desperate Housewives“It’s not always that easy to distinguish the good guys from the bad guys. Sinners …2013/10/18Life Stories/Current Affairs, Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-10-18 16:00:00
All parts should go together without forcing.“All parts should go together without forcing. Therefore, if you can’t get them together again, …2013/10/18Ha-Ha2013-10-18 16:00:00
I used to think HP and IBM websites had pretty extensive online support documentation, but this just goes waaaaaaay back …I used to think HP and IBM websites had pretty extensive online support documentation, but …2013/10/15Gadgets2013-10-15 16:00:00
the capacity vs physical size of microSD cards never ceases to amaze meI know it’s common tech, but the capacity vs physical size of microSD cards never …2013/10/15Gadgets2013-10-15 16:00:00
A refreshing rearrangement of Kate Bush’s “Running Up That Hill”A refreshing rearrangement of Kate Bush’s “Running Up That Hill”. It’s such a powerful song …2013/10/13Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-10-13 16:00:00
9 Life Lessons – Tim Minchin UWA AddressTim Minchin, the former UWA arts student described as “sublimely talented, witty, smart and unabashedly …2013/10/11Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-10-11 16:00:00
Super epic!_telnet http_towel.blinkeSuper epic! telnet towel.blinkenlights.nl and remember the days before youtube …! Comments (2): 2013-10-11 21:33:25+0800 …2013/10/10Ha-Ha, Internet, Linux2013-10-10 16:00:00
“App rescues Galaxy Note 3 from its region lock, but Samsung’s motives remain unclear”Here’s my take on this: Someone in Samsung decided to do something about the “problem” …2013/10/09Gadgets2013-10-09 16:00:00
If the government does not increase it …“If the government does not increase its $16.7 trillion borrowing limit, or debt ceiling, it …2013/10/08Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-10-08 16:00:00
Refilling the pepper mill …Refilling the pepper mill … This post was originally published publicly on Google+ at 2013-10-09 …2013/10/08Photos2013-10-08 16:00:00
Finally found my missing earphones …Finally found my missing earphones …… in my trouser pockets … … that had just …2013/10/06Gadgets2013-10-06 16:00:00
Great story … I’d buy the book ! 😎Great story … I’d buy the book ! 😎 LINK: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/the-inside-story-of-why-blackberry-is-failing/article14563602/ Comments (1): 2013-10-05 23:47:22+0800 …2013/10/04Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-10-04 16:00:00
A slow Friday afternoon …A slow Friday afternoon … and I got caught up following this feud: Miley Cyrus …2013/10/03Ha-Ha2013-10-03 16:00:00
Yesterday’s fireworks at Putrajaya …Yesterday’s fireworks at Putrajaya … Yesterday’s fireworks at putrajaya … Comments (2): 2013-10-03 16:15:05+0800 Syajarun …2013/10/02Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-10-02 16:00:00
Waiting for Putrajaya Fireworks to starWaiting for Putrajaya Fireworks to start … Waiting for Putrajaya Fireworks to start … Comments …2013/10/01Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2013-10-01 16:00:00
Aaargh … out of the house and discovered I left my thinkpad charger at homeAaargh … out of the house and discovered I left my thinkpad charger at home. …2013/10/01Gadgets2013-10-01 16:00:00
More Google Play Store WeirdnessI’m a frequent user of Google’s “Chrome to Phone” extension (Google Chrome to Phone) … …2013/09/27Gadgets2013-09-27 16:00:00
American and European Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Region Locked was a bit surprised when we didn’t get any silly launch extravaganzas (http://goo.gl/1X1iL) for the …2013/09/26Gadgets2013-09-26 16:00:00
Almost 20 mbps LTE in Kota Damansara.Almost 20 mbps LTE in Kota Damansara. Old Town coffee is right next door. Almost …2013/09/26Internet2013-09-26 16:00:00
Google e-Books Now Purchasable in Malaysia*Google e-Books Now Purchasable in Malaysia* Saw this in a post in LYN forum: QUOTE(Andrewtst …2013/09/25Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-09-25 16:00:00
New Toy – Samsung Galaxy Note 3*New Toy – Samsung Galaxy Note 3 – My “Initial Impressions” Review*I bought the original …2013/09/24Gadgets, Uncategorized2013-09-24 16:00:00
Note 3 on LTENote 3 on LTE at home.Changed my mind … LTE is bloody worth having! At …2013/09/24Gadgets2013-09-24 16:00:00
Movie marathon … NowWatching: “Drinking Buddies”Movie marathon … #nowwatching “Drinking Buddies”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dj9Q92s97Uc&ab_channel=MagnoliaPictures%26MagnetReleasing LINK: Drinking Buddies (2013) This post was originally published …2013/09/15Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2013-09-15 16:00:00
Just discovered …Just discovered that Angelfish was Shirley Manson’s band before Garbage, in the mid-90s. I like …2013/09/14Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-09-14 16:00:00
NowWatching: Side Effects#nowwatching Side EffectsA young woman’s world unravels when a drug prescribed by her psychiatrist has …2013/09/14Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-09-14 16:00:00
NowWatching: Jobs.#nowwatching Jobs.Can’t seem to see Ashton Kutcher as anything but that dude from That 70s …2013/09/14Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-09-14 16:00:00
I’ve decide to go for the Exynos Note 3I’ve decide to go for the Exynos Note 3 instead of the Qualcomm one. HMP …2013/09/13Gadgets2013-09-13 16:00:00
Finished watching the entire season 9 of Grey’s Anatomy in 2 days …Finished watching the entire season 9 of Grey’s Anatomy in the two days. Head hurts.Cristina: …2013/09/13Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2013-09-13 16:00:00
Fixing Weather Station …Fixing Weather Station … This post was originally published publicly on Google+ at 2013-09-11 18:08:50+08002013/09/10Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2013-09-10 16:00:00
Dinner at Amy’s Heritage Nyonya CuisineDinner at Amy’s Heritage Nyonya Cuisine. Food was good.75 Jalan Melaka Raya 24 Taman Melaka …2013/09/10Food, Cooking and Eating2013-09-10 16:00:00
Ikan Bakar Dinner in MelakaDay 2 of Site work in Melaka. Dinner at an Ikan Bakar place. Comments (2): …2013/09/09Food, Cooking and Eating2013-09-09 16:00:00
Missed this. Wonder if the the old paperwhite kindles will get the an updateMissed this.Wonder if the the old paperwhite kindles will get the an update? The goodreads …2013/09/07Gadgets2013-09-07 16:00:00
Ouch …Ouch … $$$ Comments (1): 2013-09-07 18:58:26+0800 shahada abubakar From Chang Thung in Taman Megah.https://foursquare.com/v/chang-thung/4c80b0252f1c236a55d42843 …2013/09/06Food, Cooking and Eating, Uncategorized2013-09-06 16:00:00
King of the Mountain …King of the Mountain … This post was originally published publicly on Google+ at 2013-09-07 …2013/09/06Photos2013-09-06 16:00:00
Having Late Lunch-Early Dinner while watching “Eat, Pray, Love”Having Late Lunch/Early Dinner while watching “Eat, Pray, Love”. Enjoying the food more than the …2013/09/06Food, Cooking and Eating, Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-09-06 16:00:00
NOTIS GANGGUAN BEKALAN AIR DISEBABKAN HENTITUGAS TIDAK BERJADUAL LOJI RAWATAN AIR (LRA) SUNGAI SELANGORMerdek– … *sigh* NOTIS GANGGUAN BEKALAN AIR DISEBABKAN HENTITUGAS TIDAK BERJADUAL LOJI RAWATAN AIR (LRA) …2013/08/29Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-08-29 16:00:00
Trying out gcc-4.8.0 on Ubuntu 13.04.Trying out gcc-4.8.0 on Ubuntu 13.04. gcc-4.8.0, which has the best “experimental support for C++ …2013/08/23Programming2013-08-23 16:00:00
NowWatching: Bufallo ’66#nowwatchingBecause … more Christina Ricci … (A lot more in those days … bwahaha! ) …2013/08/23Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-08-23 16:00:00
NowWatching: Black Snake Moan#nowwatchingBecause Christina Ricci … Black Snake Moan In rural Mississippi, Lazarus, a former blues musician …2013/08/22Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-08-22 16:00:00
Today’s lunch …Today’s lunch … This post was originally published publicly on Google+ at 2013-08-20 21:01:08+08002013/08/19Food, Cooking and Eating2013-08-19 16:00:00
20130806 – _True this._(And that_s coming from soTrue this. (And that’s coming from someone who’s actually watched all 200 episodes of “That …2013/08/05Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-08-05 16:00:00
My attempt at repeating the experimentMy attempt at repeating the experiment in this http://youtu.be/94RpbYopUdI video. It’s Infuriating trying to get everything …2013/08/05Electronics2013-08-05 16:00:00
NowListening: How To Fight Loneliness – WilcoHow To Fight Loneliness Wilco How to fight loneliness Smile all the time Shine your …2013/08/03Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-08-03 16:00:00
NowWatching: Before Midnight#nowwatchingGet set … ready … cry … 8-( LINK: Before Midnight This post was originally …2013/08/01Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2013-08-01 16:00:00
Samsung smart tv update just added Hulu Plus, Amazon Instant Video and PandoraWah … Samsung smart tv update just added hulu plus, amazon Instant video and pandora. …2013/07/25Gadgets2013-07-25 16:00:00
New Toy: Food Processor!New Gadget in the House!Is it a phone? a tablet? laptop? no … it’s a …2013/07/25Food, Cooking and Eating, Gadgets2013-07-25 16:00:00
After being in a :live in” relationship for the last 5 years,  we are now finally “registered”!After being in a “live in” relationship for the last 5 years,  we are now …2013/07/17Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2013-07-17 16:00:00
Looks like poor Dell Malaysia got hacked …Looks like poor Dell Malaysia got hacked via DNS …http://www.lowyat.net/2013/07/01/9986/google-dns-poisoned-numerous-my-sites-redirected/ Wonder how safe maybank2u.com.my is …2013/06/30Internet2013-06-30 16:00:00
Digital Rights Management on some ebooksDigital Rights Management on some ebooks: Adobe EPUB eBook Rights: Copying not allowed Printing not …2013/06/29Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-06-29 16:00:00
“It’s not about the nail …”“Don’t try to fix it. I just need you to listen.” Every man has heard …2013/06/12Ha-Ha2013-06-12 16:00:00
Google Buys Waze …I’m hoping that eventually this leads not just to better integration between waze and maps, …2013/06/11Internet2013-06-11 16:00:00
My original Galaxy Note battery has died-edMy original Galaxy Note battery has died-ed. You can charge the phone, and it thinks …2013/06/03Gadgets2013-06-03 16:00:00
I’ll admit to being a big fan of Kate Bush but …I’ll admit to being a big fan of Kate Bush. And I’m used to explaining …2013/05/29Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-05-29 16:00:00
For the software developers out thereFor the software developers out there … this is hilarous yet so true! LINK: # …2013/05/27Ha-Ha2013-05-27 16:00:00
And when you can get that monologue to come out of Benedict Cumberbatch’s mouth…“And when you can get that monologue to come out of Benedict Cumberbatch’s mouth, does …2013/05/23Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-05-23 16:00:00
Just watched Star Trek: Into Darkness in Cineleisure, Mutiara DamansaraJust watched Star Trek: Into Darkness in Cineleisure, Mutiara Damansara.I went in without reading any …2013/05/23Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-05-23 16:00:00
From my dad’s LP collection …From my dad’s LP collection … Title track from the movie “Cinta Pertama” by Anna …2013/05/23Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-05-23 16:00:00
NowWatching: Sapphire & Steel (Classic 70s/80s BBC Sci Fi …)Classic 70s/80s BBC Sci Fi … I watched this on RTM when I was young. …2013/05/18Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2013-05-18 16:00:00
Goodnight, Malaysia …Disenchanted Everything But The Girl Look at you now, you’re disenchanted Can’t believe how things …2013/05/05Life Stories/Current Affairs, Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-05-05 16:00:00
sudo apt get install …Sometimes this is what it feels like when I type: sudo apt get install ... …2013/05/04Linux2013-05-04 16:00:00
Listening to 80s music …Listening to 80s music … and this seems quite apt for today!  Like a dream, …2013/05/04Life Stories/Current Affairs, Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-05-04 16:00:00
Done my bit for society.Done my bit for society. As a bonus, I got to vote in my standard …2013/05/04Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-05-04 16:00:00
AES in Damansara Damai …Amidst the campaign posters, there’s a new sign at the Damansara Damai traffic lights: “AWAS …2013/05/03Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-05-03 16:00:00
Lara Pulver: I want to play Doctor Who, but only if the fans don’t mindHaving seen her performance in Sherlock’s “_A Scandal in Belgravia_”, I seriously wouldn’t mind having …2013/04/30Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-04-30 16:00:00
777-ER Crew Rest AreaWas reading up on the 777-ER and found out about the crew rest area located …2013/04/27Aviation2013-04-27 16:00:00
Two articles in my newsfeed caught my attention todayTwo articles in my newsfeed caught my attention today: * Apakah Pilihan Kita Itu Memang …2013/04/14Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-04-14 16:00:00
Take a sad song … and make it sadder …Take a sad song … and make it sadder … LINK: Does Reworking ‘Hey Jude’ …2013/04/12Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-04-12 16:00:00
I bought a copy of Carina Round’s “Tigermending”I bought a copy of Carina Round’s Tigermending album off her web store (http://goo.gl/txkuZ) today. …2013/04/11Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-04-11 16:00:00
Got my CD of Sara Schiralli’s “Bang Bang”Got my CD of Sara Schiralli’s Bang Bang album today (which I bought cheap off …2013/04/11Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2013-04-11 16:00:00
“Clouds in my coffee”Ah …“Clouds in my coffee” are the confusing aspects of life and love. That which …2013/04/11Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-04-11 16:00:00
Waiting in trepidation …waiting in trepidation …https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LdK813VQ8J0&ab_channel=IGN Director Richard Linklater returns with a second sequel to Before Sunrise, …2013/04/05Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-04-05 16:00:00
NowListening: Carina Round “You Will Be Loved”“Have faith my friend, you will be loved again …”“And time holds the answers — …2013/04/02Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-04-02 16:00:00
NowListening: Carina Round “You and Me”Touching. My favourite from the Tigermending album. Play this really loud, but be careful if …2013/04/02Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-04-02 16:00:00
NowListening: Carina Round “Tigermending”#nowlisteningto   Carina Round’s 2012 Tigermending album. Pick Up The Phone Carina Round Pick up …2013/04/02Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-04-02 16:00:00
Indonesian-Style Avocado MilkshakeIndonesian-Style Avocado ShakeMy parents brought back some avocado’s from a recent Indonesia trip. Avocado’s have …2013/03/26Food, Cooking and Eating, Recipes2013-03-26 16:00:00
NowListening: Carina Round “For Everything A Reason”Dark. Haunting. Beautiful. Thanks to my sister, I actually got to see Carina Round perform live …2013/03/19Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-03-19 16:00:00
NowListening: Iga Mawarni “Andai Saja” – well worth turning up the volume forwell worth turning up the volume for … wonder if I can find this 1997 …2013/03/14Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-03-14 16:00:00
Google to drop Google ReaderGoogle to drop Google Reader ? What are the alternatives for those of us who …2013/03/13Internet2013-03-13 16:00:00
kernel-xen-2.6.18-348.el5.x86_64kernel-xen-2.6.18-348.el5.x86_64I recently rebooted my virtual server at 2host, only to find all my kernel modules …2013/03/11Linux, Uncategorized2013-03-11 16:00:00
NowWatching: Weeds#nowwatching  Weeds. Love the Weeds Theme SongLittle boxes on the hillside, Little boxes made of ticky …2013/03/09Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-03-09 16:00:00
FinishedWatching: The West WingJust finished watching the final episode of The West Wing.  I’ve covered 154 episodes in …2013/02/19Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-02-19 16:00:00
Fixing Problem with Fencing with IPMI-LI noticed some errors with fencing on the cluster at client’s site. From the /var/log/messages: …2013/02/13Linux2013-02-13 16:00:00
My current desktop CPU dates back to July 2009My current desktop CPU dates back to July 2009. It’s still quite usable, but when …2013/02/09Gadgets2013-02-09 16:00:00
Does it fit?So there I was … spending hours researching a PC upgrade, sorting out which CPU …2013/02/01Uncategorized2013-02-01 16:00:00
New Toy: Kindle PaperWhiteBought this last month, but only got it now. Prompted by my recent e-book reading …2013/01/31Gadgets2013-01-31 16:00:00
New Toy: Everki Versa BackpackI’ve somehow found myself in a spending spree (of money I don’t have), so decided …2013/01/20Gadgets2013-01-20 16:00:00
Jakarta River CruiseJakarta River CruiseManaged to get out today from the Best Western Hotel, Mangga Dua, despite …2013/01/18Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-01-18 16:00:00
mkdir abc[root /var]# mkdir abc [root /var]# rmdir abc rmdir: 'abc': Directory not empty $(@($!!!! This …2013/01/12Linux2013-01-12 16:00:00
Doing B5 (Change of Owner) inspection at Puspakom GlenmarieDoing B5 (Change of Owner) inspection at Puspakom Glenmarie, transfering the car from Old Me …2013/01/06Life Stories/Current Affairs2013-01-06 16:00:00
NowWatching: “2 Days In New York”Watched Julie Delpy’s 2 Days in New York this morning. I wasn’t expecting much but …2013/01/05Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-01-05 16:00:00
NowWatching: 500 Days Of SummerToday is turning into Movie Weekend … the third show today being 500 Days of …2013/01/05Music/Media/Movies/TV2013-01-05 16:00:00
How to compare what’s installed in this ubuntu pc vs that ubuntu pcHow to compare what’s installed in this ubuntu pc vs that ubuntu pc:  (dpkg --list …2012/12/31Linux2012-12-31 16:00:00
I want a set of thisI want a set of this.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20838728 LINK: Royal Mail reveals Doctor Who stamps This post …2012/12/25Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2012-12-25 16:00:00
NowWatching: The Best Exotic Marigold HotelReally enjoyed watching The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel this morning.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JZwXZte_ctk&ab_channel=20thCenturyStudiosIndia “Because as someone once said, …2012/12/24Music/Media/Movies/TV2012-12-24 16:00:00
Air New Zealand Safety VideoAir New Zealand partnered with WETA Workshop on a brand new Hobbit inspired Safety Video. …2012/12/14Music/Media/Movies/TV2012-12-14 16:00:00
Upgrading my Ubuntu 10.10 PC is like …Upgrading my Ubuntu 10.10 PC to a current release… is like navigating the Battlestar Galactica …2012/12/05Linux2012-12-05 16:00:00
DoneWatching: Grey’s Anatomy Season 8Finished Season Eight over netflix. Now what?http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0413573/ LINK: Grey’s Anatomy (2005– ) This post was originally …2012/11/30Music/Media/Movies/TV2012-11-30 16:00:00
In-Car Bluetooth TetheringI discovered a few days ago that the Android ICS update for my Galaxy Note …2012/11/28Gadgets2012-11-28 16:00:00
My return business trips from Jakarta have been getting a bit more eventful …My return business trips from Jakarta have been getting a bit more eventful recently. A …2012/11/28Life Stories/Current Affairs2012-11-28 16:00:00
Settling in to the new homeAs part of settling in to the new home that is the Gnome 3 Shell, …2012/11/21Linux2012-11-21 16:00:00
Yet Another DentSo there I was minding my own business at the carwash, while sitting and admiring …2012/11/14Life Stories/Current Affairs2012-11-14 16:00:00
Yum also!Yum also! This post was originally published publicly on Google+ at 2012-11-02 23:18:48+08002012/11/01Food, Cooking and Eating2012-11-01 16:00:00
New Toy: USB to TTL_RS232_RS485 converterOrdered this USB to TTL/RS232/RS485 converter on 6 September … it’s only arrived now, 2 …2012/11/01Gadgets2012-11-01 16:00:00
Lau Wan Kue Tiau … has now moved to to Jalan SS 3/33Lau Wan Kue Tiau … has now moved to the food court on Jalan SS …2012/11/01Food, Cooking and Eating2012-11-01 16:00:00
Yum!Yum! tomatoes, carrots, celery, beets, parsley, lettuce, watercress, spinach. This post was originally published publicly …2012/10/26Food, Cooking and Eating2012-10-26 16:00:00
20121027 – Targus Revolution TBP165AP Backpack – OTargus Revolution TBP165AP Backpack – One year down the road My first Targus backpack lasted …2012/10/26Gadgets2012-10-26 16:00:00
Overriding ISP Provided DNS ServerOverriding ISP Provided DNS Server in Ubuntu 12.04If you’re on Ubuntu 12.04, you’ll notice how …2012/10/08Linux2012-10-08 16:00:00
Shit Apple Fanatics SayComments (1):   2012-09-17 21:30:56+0800 shahada abubakar Part two:Shit Apple Fanatics Say, Part 2 This …2012/09/07Ha-Ha2012-09-07 16:00:00
Flying LaptopsI’ve had my thinkpad go flying off a bed (not knowing it was there, I …2012/08/22Gadgets2012-08-22 16:00:00
“The driver should always keep the electronic code given on the CODE card with him in the event of having to carry out emergency starting”“The driver should always keep the electronic code given on the CODE card with him …2012/08/09Life Stories/Current Affairs2012-08-09 16:00:00
ShadaJust finished reading the “unfinished episode” of Doctor Who: Shada (no relation). If you’re a …2012/08/06Music/Media/Movies/TV2012-08-06 16:00:00
Choosing Your UniFi Phone NumberChoosing Your UniFi Phone NumberTelekom Malaysia usually gives a better deal if you apply for …2012/07/15Internet2012-07-15 16:00:00
What happened to the Star Wars that I used to know?“What happened to the Star Wars that I used to know?” – This post was …2012/06/27Music/Media/Movies/TV2012-06-27 16:00:00
As if by magic … this worked wondersAs if by magic … this worked wonders to some ancient CVS archives I have, …2012/05/30Programming2012-05-30 16:00:00
Burning Alfa Romeo 156 at Federal Highway, KLHmm …https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4voeO9laSzU&ab_channel=KKChan Burning Alfa Romeo 156 at Federal Highway, KL Maybe all the hassle I …2012/05/20Cars, Life Stories/Current Affairs2012-05-20 16:00:00
New Toy: Installing a Parrot Asteriod Audio Deck in an Alfa 156Today was the “end of an era” for me, so in the evening it was …2012/05/08Cars, Gadgets2012-05-08 16:00:00
Help! My Galaxy Note Won’t Charge!!!This evening I decided to take a short nap before dinner, and since the Galaxy …2012/04/12Gadgets2012-04-12 16:00:00
Alfa156 Needs Attention – As UsualI havent had any work done the #alfa156 in quite a while. I’ve been chasing …2012/04/09Cars, Life Stories/Current Affairs2012-04-09 16:00:00
Elephant Plays with a Galaxy Note!This is hilariously cute!Samsung Galaxy Note: “Bigger is Better”. Elephant Plays with a Galaxy Note! …2012/03/27Gadgets2012-03-27 16:00:00
To Note … or Not To Note ..Grr … +Jon Dadameah, this is all your fault for mentioning it … Q: What …2012/01/26Gadgets2012-01-26 20:03:00
So there I was, driving home in the Alfa 156…So there I was, driving home in the 156, minding my own business … when …2011/12/27Cars, Life Stories/Current Affairs2011-12-27 16:00:00
The iGo Stowaway Ultra-Slim Keyboard works beautifully on the iPad too …Yeah … the iGo Stowaway Ultra-Slim Keyboard I got off eBay for GBP15 works beautifully …2011/10/02Gadgets2011-10-02 16:00:00
New Toy: Logitech K400 Wireless KeyboardNew Toy: Logitech K400 Wireless Keyboard With Touchpad Over the years I’ve tried many different …2011/09/24Gadgets2011-09-24 16:00:00
New Toy: Logitech C270h HD Web CamNew Toy: Logitech C270h HD Web CamThis was not on the shopping list for today’s …2011/09/24Gadgets2011-09-24 16:00:00
New Toy: Unicomp SpaceSaver PC KeyboardNew Toy: Unicomp SpaceSaver PC KeyboardOk, I’ll admit it … I messed up my IBM …2011/09/14Gadgets2011-09-14 16:00:00
New Toy: Intel 310 mSATA SSDNew Toy: Intel 310 mSATA SSDI’ve been into SSDs the last couple of months. It’s …2011/09/14Gadgets2011-09-14 16:00:00
My dad found my pencil case from my Primary School YearsMy dad found my pencil case from my primary school years! It turned up while …2011/08/30Life Stories/Current Affairs2011-08-30 16:00:00
Just replaced a failed disk in my home RAID ArrayJust replaced a failed disk in my home RAID array. The other two aren’t looking …2011/08/19Gadgets2011-08-19 16:00:00
Last remnants of Palm finally deadOoo … Last remnants of Palm finally dead. Toldya so …!RIP webOS: HP kills off …2011/08/18Gadgets2011-08-18 16:00:00
Why you should keep at least 50m away from lorries on our roadsWhy you should keep at least 50m away from lorries on our roads. One bump …2011/07/24Life Stories/Current Affairs2011-07-24 16:00:00
Cleaning Out My IBM Model M KeyboardI received the 7/32″ x 75mm Nut Driver I ordered specifically to open up my …2011/07/18Gadgets2011-07-18 16:00:00
Blast From The PastMy parents wedding (back in 1970) made it into the local papers and also the …2011/06/11Life Stories/Current Affairs2011-06-11 14:18:42
Alfa 156: New Foglights InstallationIt’s been some time since an “alfa 156” post. Actually, it’s been some time since …2011/01/15Cars2011-01-15 07:55:29
Alia: The Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Problem Solving MethodologyDaddy: (blocks Alia’s path) Alia: “urrrrhhh…” (pushing daddy’s arm) Daddy: “Oh no, the door is …2011/01/13Family, Life Stories/Current Affairs2011-01-13 19:01:41
IPV6 and Malaysian TelcosTotally clueless on this, just wondering if any of you have any answers: (1) As …2010/12/27Internet2010-12-27 18:40:16
Lenovo G460: No sound on headphonesSymptom: On Ubuntu 10.10, plugging in headphones, and the sound continues to play from the …2010/12/24Gadgets2010-12-24 18:21:27
Jaring UUCP: The end of an era …Dear Customer, Auto-migration of UUCP-based e-mail service to new e-mail hosting service  In our continuous …2010/12/22Internet2010-12-22 14:24:13
Notification Lights …(11:04:59 PM) Ling Woh Soon: Not buying nexus s? (11:05:04 PM) shahada (gmail): debating [...] …2010/12/20Life Stories/Current Affairs2010-12-20 20:44:23
eBooks and the State of the Things Right NowI was in Kinokoniya recently, and came across a copy of Jeff Jarvis’s “What Would …2010/12/20Internet, Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-12-20 20:24:44
Great uses for everyday things around the houseThis post was originally published as a Facebook Note at 2010-12-20 05:58:41 +0800.2010/12/19Life Stories/Current Affairs2010-12-19 21:58:41
Preparing for when UniFi/Streamyx, Maxis and Digi all go down at the same time …You never realise how dependent you are on an internet connection until you find yourself …2010/12/18Internet, Life Stories/Current Affairs2010-12-18 07:35:03
In Awe: YouTube Leanback and YouTube RemoteI guess I must have been really busy the last two months, as I seem …2010/12/16Internet, Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-12-16 19:17:58
Replacement Gadget: Yet another Portable Electronic ScaleMonths ago, I bought a portable electronic scale of eBay. I figured it would be …2010/12/16Gadgets2010-12-16 13:19:11
Alia: First Post!Got this IM just now: (09:36:43 PM) mazni (gmail): nmmffsss`AAAAAAAASSSDC BB VVV V BBBBBBBBBBBBBB BBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB …2010/12/15Family, Uncategorized2010-12-15 16:55:29
New Toy: Apple iPadwhat? What? WHAT? did you read that right? .sha — the android/google lover has gone …2010/11/29Family, Gadgets, Life Stories/Current Affairs2010-11-29 17:03:45
New toy: Sunnies!Those of you who see me regularly in real life will know that I am …2010/11/21Gadgets2010-11-21 09:18:57
Alfa 156: One Hundred Thousand Miles …Was on the way back from collecting some equipment from a colleague’s house when I …2010/11/08Cars2010-11-08 15:20:06
UniFi: Bye-bye Mikrotik … we hardly knew you.There was a flash of lightning today, and next thing I knew was my UniFI …2010/10/23Internet2010-10-23 16:39:46
15 Books (Sorta Kinda)From @ani george: “Rules: Don’t take too long to think about it. Fifteen books you’ve …2010/10/19Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-10-19 22:09:32
MythTV: XMLTV for UniFi IPTV channelsManaged to squeeze some time over the weekend to start work on an XMLTV grabber …2010/10/18Gadgets2010-10-18 10:14:36
New Toy: Dual Headed IR-BlasterAs I’ve mentioned many times before, I’m (1) pretty useless when it comes to electronics …2010/10/15Gadgets2010-10-15 11:01:42
UniFi Remote ControlWoohoo! I managed to digitize the codes for the UniFi set top box remote control …2010/10/05Internet, Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-10-05 13:12:49
Grrr ….(02:45:58 PM) Poh Ye Huat (gmail): meet at 6pm tonite. (02:46:20 PM) Poh Ye Huat …2010/09/28Life Stories/Current Affairs2010-09-28 10:58:01
UniFi — SyFy and Unversal IPTV ChannelsThe data corruption issue seems to be gone the last few days, downloads are back …2010/09/16Internet, Music/Media/Movies/TV, Uncategorized2010-09-16 16:34:15
Jaring + UUCPIsn’t it just amazing how they can keep a relatively unknown facility working almost twenty …2010/09/14Internet2010-09-14 18:09:21
Broadcast Media and AstroWife: Hello, Astro? Yes, last night’s US Open Tennis was postponed due to a rain-out …2010/09/13Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-09-13 10:36:23
UniFi – “Jack” and my VOIP Phone LineMost of us keep our house keys to ourselves. But in some buildings, the superintendent/maintenance …2010/09/07Internet, Uncategorized2010-09-07 17:24:56
TM’S UniFi is BROKEN!A number of people (including me) are now seeing data corruption when transferring large files over …2010/09/05Internet2010-09-05 20:47:20
Last.FM Android Hack!Last.FM is an internet streaming radio service that adjusts its playlists to your likes and …2010/08/10Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-08-10 04:29:09
Doctor Who DVD LabelsSome kind soul has created a set of high-quality Doctor Who DVD Labels. I found …2010/08/02Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-08-02 07:43:36
Alfa 156: Receipts, Mileage, and Linear RegressionI usually send my Alfa 156 for service or repair at either Tan Motors in …2010/07/22Cars, Science2010-07-22 17:06:48
Scrobbling My Music …I just topped up my monthly subscription to last.fm, this time I renewed for the …2010/07/13Internet, Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-07-13 17:34:25
Downgrading MythTV on Ubuntu 10.4 Lucid LynxI have my Astro decoder hooked up to a MythTV PVR setup, which lets me …2010/06/28Gadgets, Uncategorized2010-06-28 05:29:03
“One PC Project Becomes Two PC Project”Well my wife’s main laptop is on its last knees, with a big white stripe …2010/06/26Gadgets2010-06-26 14:53:49
Alfa 156: dug-dug-dug-dug-dug-dug-dugSo there I was leaving for the client’s place bright and early (not quite), streets …2010/06/14Cars2010-06-14 12:58:51
Replacement Toy: Nexus One Phone PouchI lost my original Nexus One phone Pouch while on my recent Indonesia trip. One …2010/05/31Gadgets2010-05-31 08:24:36
New Toy: Buffalo WHR-HP-G300N Wireless-N RouterI’m not sure what Sunway put into the walls in our house, but I have …2010/05/29Gadgets, Internet2010-05-29 17:19:54
Google Chrome for Linux — no longer beta[shahada@pc-shahada ~]$ sudo apt-get install google-chrome-stable [sudo] password for shahada: Reading package lists... Done Building …2010/05/29Linux2010-05-29 11:51:37
New Gadget: Portable Electronic ScaleWhen the postman rang the bell today I was wondering what it was as I …2010/05/13Gadgets2010-05-13 08:09:42
Home Improvement: New Study Room CabinetsBusy day as had to dismantle LCD Monitor, PC, router, modem and all the wiring …2010/05/11Home Improvement2010-05-11 11:00:20
Jalan-Jalan Cari Makan: Mamadeedee Restaurant, Mutiara DamansaraIt was late afternoon, we were slightly hungry and wondering where to eat, and ended …2010/05/02Food, Cooking and Eating2010-05-02 15:27:42
Alia and the Haircut #2Before: After: This post was originally published as a Facebook Note at 2010-04-22 20:48:43 +0800.2010/04/22Family2010-04-22 12:48:43
Alfa 156: No sound from speakerIt’s happening again, there is no sound from one of the speakers. Or more accurately, …2010/04/21Cars2010-04-21 13:33:43
NexusOne: AppBrain.com — what the android market web interface should have been like all along!I found this interesting site from the This Week in Google show. It’s what the …2010/04/20Gadgets, Internet2010-04-20 16:59:50
Embedded Acrobat Reader in Google Chrome on Ubuntu 9.10One of the reasons for switching my home PC to ubuntu is so that I …2010/04/16Linux2010-04-16 20:06:52
New Toy: iGo Stowaway Ultra-Slim Bluetooth KeyboardS M Sabri Ismail commented on your status: "Next time bring a BT Keyboard to …2010/04/09Gadgets2010-04-09 16:35:10
Nexus One: New Toy – External USB BatteryThe Nexus one makes pretty good use of it’s battery, despite running a faster processor …2010/03/29Gadgets2010-03-29 13:23:01
Work: How to Partially Migrate a PostgreSQL databaseAssuming you have database on hostA and want to copy it to this host: Create …2010/03/28Linux2010-03-28 06:56:14
Nexus One: How to Buy Music off Amazon MP3The Nexus One (well, almost every US android phone) comes with an Amazon MP3 client. …2010/03/26Internet, Music/Media/Movies/TV2010-03-26 16:05:13
Work: Fixing Touch Panel to 103″ TVMMD Studio, as seen on RTM every morning. These are the two existing screens. New …2010/03/24Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2010-03-24 08:15:25
Jalan-jalan: Perpustakaan Raja Tun Uda, Shah AlamApparently, a Library is not just a collection of object code files organized into a …2010/03/21Travel & Places2010-03-21 17:38:13
Jalan Jalan Cari Makan: Italian Cone Pizza, Kota DamansaraMazni and I noticed this new restaurant on the same row as Big Brother in …2010/03/21Food, Cooking and Eating2010-03-21 15:28:31
New Toy: Google Nexus One …This post is about a month (or two!) overdue, but better late than never. I …2010/03/19Gadgets2010-03-19 20:43:43
VMWare: Resizing Windows XP’s C:It’s a typical situation for most Linux users … you acquire a copy of VMWare, …2010/03/10Linux, Uncategorized2010-03-10 05:16:55
Android Developer Challenge 2: I’m a judge!I’m a judge in the Android Developer Challenge 2! The ADC2 is a contest run …2010/03/06Programming2010-03-06 21:08:11
The GutterProblem: Rain falling into our small garden makes the earth waterlogged and muddy. Solution: Install …2010/02/27Life Stories/Current Affairs2010-02-27 08:49:57
Disaster Recovery Center Setup (or how I’m coping in Ipoh IT-wise so far)As I may have mentioned in a note or two back, our maid is on …2010/02/04Family, Gadgets, Life Stories/Current Affairs, Uncategorized2010-02-04 14:13:41
My Nexus Teaser …Nexus … oh nexus …. where are you? Huh? hehehe … This post was originally …2010/02/02Gadgets, Ha-Ha2010-02-02 16:12:34
Alia and the Haircut #1With our maid away on emergency leave, we’ve decided to move back to Ipoh for …2010/01/23Family2010-01-23 05:38:22
Minor Upgrade: Chassis and Motherboard for Quad Core Desktop PCIn July last year, I migrated from using a laptop to a desktop PC. Since …2010/01/19Gadgets2010-01-19 16:26:14
Partial Solar Eclipse over Malaysia “Photos”Just before the start of Friday prayers today, it was announced that a partial solar …2010/01/15Life Stories/Current Affairs, Science2010-01-15 08:09:45
Ubuntu’fying RedHat/CentOS – Enabling “sudo”For better or worse, my main personal PC and netbook are now running Ubuntu Linux. …2010/01/13Linux2010-01-13 18:32:54
C++ Overdose …(01:36:10 PM) shahada (gmail): try {   (*i)->event_tick(now_time); } catch (exception &e) {   syslog …2009/12/30Programming, Uncategorized2009-12-30 05:54:40
“Hello, World!”A warm welcome to baby Alia Zahra Shahada … She was born early at 35 …2008/07/19Family2008-07-19 07:36:54
The faint red line …… that the doctor says, god willing, is due mid august 2008 … 😎 This …2007/12/15Family, Uncategorized2007-12-15 17:26:46