Adidas Adimatic: Still Looking

One of the first things I searched for, upon arriving in Hong Kong, is one particular style of adidas shoes: ADIMATIC. It's the best pair of shoes I ever had. Not the most good-looking but certainly it offered best comfort. Alas, it's been…

Unsubscribe Takes Effect In 3 Days

I never thought unsubscribing to a newsletter takes up to three working days. Possible reasons: We need to verify if you clicked the unsubscribe button by accident. We need to check if someone else unsubscribed on your behalf.…

My First Foray Into Video Editing

The Couples for Christ - Foundation for Family and Life celebrated its 25th anniversary in Hong Kong last Sunday. Part of the activity was a video presentation contest among various household groups and units. The video should depict…

My First Google News Author Results

I have been writing for Asian Correspondent as a blogger for the past 18 months or so after managing my own blog about Hong Kong life since August 2005. It's been a while isn't it? I wrote more than 1,500 blog posts for AC all these years…

Life at UIC Computer Center

Right after graduating at UIC, I was in a hurry to get a job and put aside plans of going abroad. I know experience is a great teacher so I decided to stay put and look for jobs within the city. In my fourth year, I had an on the job…

Birthday Greetings

As you grow older you meet more friends. A new colleague, a cousin's girlfriend, a client's new project manager, a new property agent, a seatmate on a flight back home. As the number of friends grows the chance of getting invited to a party…