Month: March 2008

La française

Bonsoir. Je m’appelle Vanessa. Je suis étudiante a l’Alliance Française. Je voudrais améliorer mon Français. Il estC’est vingt-trois heures est je suis fatigue. That’s about all I can recall / figure out at the moment. I first studied French at Alliance Francaise in 1997 while waiting for my A-level results. I completed two levels, Elementary …

Green beer…

… to go with my eggs and ham. A drink of note at SXSW 2008. Then I discovered they also serve green beer in Singapore. At the [Red Dot Brewhouse](http://www.hungrygowhere.com/singapore/reddot_brewhouse/). Now all we need is a Green Day album to listen to… The only thing is, I don’t agree with the claim that this beer …

vantan.org is officially part of Forbes Business blog network

[Forbes.com](http://www.forbes.com/) has launched the Business and Finance Blog Network, comprising “a community of pre-screened, influential business and financial blogs”. I’m proud to be a member of this new community. Citing the press release: > The Blog Network’s content will focus on senior business decision makers and high-net-worth investors. Topics will be relevant to the banking, …

I’m a Web 2.0 panelist!

[Kevin](http://theory.isthereason.com/) and I will be speaking on the topic of Web 2.0 at the NUS Business School on Saturday 29 March. This is organised by Start-Up@Singapore and is part of their Emerging Industry Series. Extract: **Emerging Industry Series – Web 2.0** Join us in the concluding installment of the Emerging Industry Series to discover the …

Extending Gmail

I’m catching up with Gmail blog posts and thought [this tip](http://gmailblog.blogspot.com/2008/03/2-hidden-ways-to-get-more-from-your.html) was particularly useful. You can modify your Gmail address when you give it out to different organisations, so the next time you get emailed (or spammed) you know who the source is. You can add a ‘+’ or ‘.’ after your Gmail username and …