10 things to know before you pitch a VC for money

http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/david_s_rose_on_pitching_to_vcs.html The Summary It is about you What do the VC wants to know about you Integrity – That you are honest and the company is legit Passion – That you are fired up about your idea Experience – That you have some experience in getting a company and product up and selling Knowledge –… Read More »

Blogger Food Review: Japanese Express @ NUS

  This is another new stall in NUS Engine Canteen. In fact it just opened 2 weeks ago. It replaced that horrible Nonya store that always had no queue. I went there twice in the last six months and they always didn’t have what I wanted so I was forced to compromise on whatever they… Read More »

Graffiti Revenue Estimation

Firstly here is my simple excel table on how the revenue numbers was generated that I mentioned in the Graffiti Presentation. One can debate about the numbers and estimations but that is the beauty of having a financial model. A model breaks down assumptions and helps you reach a reasonable value for each of the… Read More »

Hougang Minced Meat Fishball Noodles (NUS)

   It’s one of the new stores in NUS. BTW: if you think Engine food still sucks, then you might not have been to Engine canteen for a long time. Most of the stalls there are very very and in IMHO engine probably has the best canteen food in NUS now. This is a great… Read More »

CS3216: Platforms

So I have decided to take a new format to writing the CS3216 blogs. You can still find the overview of the class below but they will be in raw typed notes. Instead I will be digging deep into an issue that the class brought up in my mind. In the class, it’s about developing… Read More »

CS3216 First Lesson

  Intro To CS3216  (For Non – CS3216 Readers)  This is a module that teaches how to develop applications on various platforms. In this semester, it will be using the Facebook API, Facebook connect and Microsoft WPF(Probably mainly silverlight). Students work in small teams of 4-5 for 3 assignments and 1 final project. For assignment… Read More »

Test for Hereing

PLease ignore if you see this. I am testing a new feature callled embedable maps for food bloggers! This is a map that centers on a restaurant. It also shows other restaurant nearby that you have reviewed. Yhingthai Place #01-01 Talib Centre 36 Purvis Street Tel: 6339 2520 This is a map that shows all… Read More »

Summary of Hot, Flat and Crowded

This is the complete summary of the Book, Hot, Flat and Crowded by Thomas L Friedman.  Yup, he is the same guy who wrote that the world is flat a few years back that highlighted how the internet and global supply chains is flattening the world. Now he is on to his next book that is… Read More »