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SOS Symposium: 3 things I learnt about creating safe spaces online

I attended a panel at last week’s Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) Symposium 2021 that centred on safety in digital media, especially when it comes to mental health and suicide risk among users....

Tech

No child’s play: Are China’s gaming curbs on minors really the answer to addiction?

It’s been all over the news in recent days so you would have probably seen the reports about China’s latest crackdown: games. Well, games, tech and education, to be more precise. Earlier...

Family

From small talk to TableTalk: A card game created by poly students for families to connect

Growing up the youngest of four children, Isaiah Chia, now 20, was used to sitting quietly while his elders talked. His was “a very typical Asian household” where there was “no culture of...

Tech

God and Games: Former Street Fighter pro fights gaming stigma with G.G.

Ever heard of the arcade game Street Fighter 2? Back in the day, Lang Tien was one of its fiercest competitors and even one-time promoter. That was how he began running a company that organised...

Tech

So you wanna speak up on social media

So you want to be a social media commentator. You want to use your social media platforms to express your thoughts on issues affecting culture and society. Welcome to the Wild Wild Web. You will be a...

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3 things to keep in mind while scrolling through social media

Ever since the pandemic started, many of us have picked up new habits to enrich our lives while being grounded at home. In my case, I began following more influencers on social media. After a normal...

Outreach

Assembly Asia is offering a $100K grant for online outreach initiatives

If you’re a creative in the kingdom, you’ll want to listen up. Assembly Asia is offering to seed fund awesome kingdom ideas for outreach. They’re calling it the Kingdom Innovation...

Tech

Genshin Impact: It’s all fun and games until you lose control

If you’re a gamer, you’d have probably seen the banners in City Hall or the YouTube ads promoting the hottest game on the market by now.  Genshin Impact’s (GI) September 28 release...

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#HACK2020: How can tech and talent transform the world?

I never wanted to do missions. There, I said it. Doing missions, I assumed, was something you really went out of your comfort zone for and dedicated your life to, moving into unfamiliar countries and...