Bryan Lim – A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy?

The sword of damacles continues to dangle over politically divisive issues such as homosexuality and 377A in Singapore. Singaporeans and their government will need to try and reign in individuals from the political fringes, whether left or right, to avoid a potential Orlando Shooting from taking place here.

Cybercrime, no problem? – The five worst things that could happen to you

To be fair, the government’s reaction was prompted by a genuine concern for cybersecurity. In the news, the agency spearheading this move seems to be the Cyber Security Agency (CSA). Speaking at a briefing with the press yesterday, CSA’s chief executive Mr David Koh addressed the media and revealed that the government has been the target of up to 16 waves of cyber attacks since last April.

What’s Living With Low Emotional Intelligence Like?

Being straightforward offends many people, but it’s hard to lie when you’ve been taught not to. Honesty is a trait that isn’t really valued much. When I think I’m being considerate by asking a question or doing something extra, it is sometimes met by suspicion and offence. But consideration for others is something we’ve been taught too. So conflicting.

Internet Ban – IDA bends to foreign entity influence

Closer to home, on 8 June the Straits Times reported that from May next year, “Web surfing can be done only on the employees’ personal tablets or mobile phones as these devices do not have access to government e-mail systems.” The emphasis on government email systems leaves little doubt regarding Hillary Clinton’s influence on this domestic policy shift.

Sorry boss, cannot work. Internet down.

Since we are on the topic, why not ban all public servants from using the internet altogether. After all, these public servants are walking repositories of the government’s secrets! They need to be kept under lock and key. So no Facebook, no personal emails, no internet, nothing!