100 Years Ago: The Amazing Technology of 1910


I found this very interesting article in Yahoo! News and thought of sharing it with all of you. Heather Whipps Special to LiveScience LiveScience.com Heather Whipps special To Livescience livescience.com – Fri Jan 1, 11:05 am ET The dawn of 2010 promises more amazing developments in the world of technology. Already, tourists can visit space, for a price, nearly […]

Preparing Ttupak Pulok (Ketupat Daun Palas)


Throughout the last day of Ramadhan, our small kitchen was cramped with food and all of us were suddenly upgraded into ‘chefs of the day’. My little sister Aeshah baked trays of lovely cupcakes. At the other end of the kitchen, while singing at the top of her voice, Anisah helped my mother who was cooking rendang […]

Gas blast at Conn. power plant kills at least 5


By PAT EATON-ROBB and JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN, Associated Press Writers MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – An explosion blew apart a power plant under construction as workers purged natural gas lines Sunday, killing at least five people and injuring a dozen or more in a blast that shook homes for miles, officials said. Middletown Mayor Sebastian Giuliano said at […]

Beware of the April Fools’ Computer Worms!!!


Mum and dad showed to me this piece of news from CNN online: (CNN) — Remember the dire predictions surrounding the “millennium bug?” The doom-and-gloom scenarios bandied about by security analysts on how computers could act when their clocks turned to January 1, 2000? (Computer users will not know that Conficker.c has infected their machine.) […]