Category Archives: Technology

Vietnamese Telcoms go Cambodia

Cambodia is a country a population of 14mil people and an average annual growth rate of around 8.5% in the last 5 years, boasting a lot more opportunities for future developments judging by our observation of the tourism sector (we love Siem Reap btw!), which makes a lot of sense for Vietnamese telcoms to consider participating in. Continue reading

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Sneaking into the Cloud

We had our first Cloud Computing Conference last Saturday, co-hosted by the Twitter Community in Vietnam and, a new initiative from Vinapo that hopefully could bring cloud computing to the average Joe (Joe? Eh?) Continue reading

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Vietnam Starter-Kit

Ok, so if you’re a tech guy thinking about moving to Vietnam (for a short or long while), I hope this post can be of good help in showing you where to start. Continue reading

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BitTorrent: the new protocol of the Internet

The record labels’ve been trying so hard to take down TPB only to find that new trackers are popping up here and there. They’ve barked at the wrong tree. In other words, occasions were given to the birth of a new torrent area. The better part? Continue reading

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Vote for my audio response to the Asia Society Contest|Asian Corporate Conference 2009

This year the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Wall Street Journal Asia will be jointly organizing the 19th Asian Corporate Conference, which is a high-profile event attended by world leaders and renowned economic figures. As part of the … Continue reading

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Since the introduction of Baomoi Mobile, I’ve get used to reading Vietnamese news on my Blackberry. The day that Blackberry supports Vietnamese characters still seems far away so I really appreciate the team’s efforts. Anyway, the current Mobile site only displays news as “latest”, “hottest”, which means random news. I wonder if there’s a way for me to read what I want to read on my Mobile, like the customization/personalization feature on the Web interface. Continue reading

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EARTH HOUR: Forget the lights – shut down the friggin’ computer

What’s eating one per cent of the world’s electricity? Continue reading

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Fresco20 updates

iPhone & iPod Touch optimization With the addition of WPTouch, a wordpress plugin that turns your blog into an iPhone/Pod-friendly site. The responses I’ve received so far are highly positive. F20 even looks great on a G1! If you have … Continue reading

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Lunar New Year: Vietnam Data Communications got drunk

Last night, @baomoi reported on Twitter that a number of top websites in Vietnam were down, including:, – website of the Government, Dantri, Vietnamnet – online news sites – and the rest 80% of websites. After contacting the … Continue reading

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Fresco20 in 2009

Chúc Mừng Năm Mới! F20 has been fun. I hope you’ve enjoyed it as much as I do. In 2009, there are a couple of things I’d like to achieve, in no particular order: Find a job. O well, education … Continue reading

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