It’s easy – 7-16 September is denoted Grand Prix Season in Singapore. In other words, along with the rest of Singapore, I’m preparing for the Formula 1 Singapore GP! Even though the highlight of this week-long fest is the 2018 Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix (Oh yeah, that’s a long name), there are […]
There were just some minor problems when moving in to the apartment at NTU, a broken tap in the kitchen that sprayed water all over the wall when used and some termites living in the wooden frame of the bed in the spare bedroom that we found after a couple of weeks. Searching around the […]
As part of the Grand Prix Season Singapore 2018, Sandsation at Siloso Beach on Sentosa had a Marvel theme this year. This is Southeast Asia’s biggest sand festival. No better than to hang out at the beach and enjoy some sand sculptures at the same time! As local residents, we even had the pleasure to enjoy […]
The paper The Users’ Time Perception: The effect of various animation speeds on loading screens, has been presented at the ECCE 2018 Conference Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2018-09-06 and is now published in the conference proceedings and ACM Digital Library. More information available under Publications.
The paper The effect of skeleton screens: Users perception of speed and ease of navigation, has been presented at the ECCE 2018 Conference Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2018-09-06 and is now published in the conference proceedings and ACM Digital Library. More information available under Publications.
Going to Singapore with an infant, one thing that needed to be sorted out before going to Singapore was the housing situation. Since both I and my partner had been to Singapore before, we decided on staying either closer to the city center or closer to the NTU Campus. After some discussions it was clear […]
Between 17-25 August 2018, the Singapore Night Festival took place on the streets in-between Bugis, Orchard Road and Chijmes. There is something special with every city when night falls. That is when these metropolitan cities around the world really show their true self. It is during this time the city is shown in its full […]
Today, NTU hosted a TEDx event – TEDxNTU. This event was free for students, staff and the public. This is how you tell ideas worth spreading – Free and in a great package! I have wanted join a TEDx event for a long time, but there has always been something that stood in the way… […]
The papers The effect of skeleton screens: Users’ perception of speed and ease of navigation and The Users’ Time Perception: The effect of various animation speeds on loading screens, written in collaboration with Ulrik Söderström, Arvid Långström and Martin Bååth will will be presented at the ECCE 2017 Conference in Utrecht, The Netherlands, next week. […]
To work or stay for a longer period of time in Singapore you, of course, need a visa. The visa application to work in Singapore is fairly straight forward (if you have been in the “getting visa business” before) and having NTU as a sponsor made the process really easy. However, since I was going […]