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Two more minutes – just quickly checking my IG

We all heard or probably even said that before, right? The ‘let me just quickly check my IG (FB, Twitter, Snapchat, Line, etc.).’. Either before going to bed, going out, having dinner or any other activity. Be it alone or in companion with friends, family, loved ones. The ‘just quick checking’ remark is quite likely to always be heard. No matter where we are and what we do. Why is that the case though? And what does that mean for communication, business and us? Learning to love the red dots…

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Living 

Calling abroad with Plouder [App review]

A few weeks ago I’ve been contacted by a Swiss company who created a new App. They asked me if I want to check it out and write about it. Usually I’m not to keen on writing about just any kind of application but an app that promises cheap overseas calls is for me, as expat, probably the one kind of application that I’ll always check out. So I gave Plouder a try. Here’s my review / introduction to Plouder on Android. So how does it work? Well here’s the…

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Living 

How Thailand’s media responds to Charlie Hebdo

We all heard about the Charlie Hebdo masscare and, most of us, are in shock. Newspapers all around the globe responded (as seen below, Germany).   How did Thai newspapers and media outlets respond? Well let’s see.     No wait. Are you saying that Thai newspapers and magazines don’t give a shit? Well, it seems like it. Ok to be fair, The Nation Newspaper had the story on its frontpage. But besides that not much has been seen of Charlie Hebdo and the massacre that basically attacked the Freedom…

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