Tharum Bun musings from Cambodia

Year / 2011

The Jobs book http://scripting.com/stories/2011/10/27/theJobsBook.html For me, I’ll finish reading this book in a few days. I’ve got a copy of digital version, reading it on my ThinkPad laptop in the past couple of weeks. It’s until this week that I received the print copy. What’s great about it is that it’s signed by the notable […]

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I’ve just submitted 8 photographs for Google Photography Prize. Find the photos here: https://plus.google.com/photos/106920098056889916254/albums/5687891155247586305 Wish me luck?

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If you’re looking something to prove the popularity of South Korean pop culture in Cambodia, here it’s: Korean Girl Band ‘After School’ is sponsored by U.S. Agency for International Development and Australian AID to perform in Phnom Penh this weekend. And this is what I got from telecom firm Mobitel via SMS: Download Any AFTERSCHOOL […]

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Naming the Nokia Lumia With the launch of the Nokia Lumia and Nokia Asha, we asked what’s in a name?

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Clouds so swift Rain won’t lift Gate won’t close Railings froze Get your mind off wintertime You ain’t goin’ nowhere Whoo-ee! Ride me high Tomorrow’s the day My bride’s gonna come Oh, oh, are we gonna fly Down in the easy chair!

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Online censorship expert Rebecca MacKinnon talks shop about her new book, Consent of the Networked, which hits shelves January 31.

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Children of the Revolution China’s ‘princelings,’ the offspring of the communist party elite, are embracing the trappings of wealth and privilege—raising uncomfortable questions for their elders.

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One of Cambodia’s anonymous blogs, DetailsAreSketchy.WordPress.Com, has left the blogosphere. In September last year I interviewed DAS the blogger behind this prominent, most read blog among expatriates living in Cambodia. “The good thing about a blog is that it can be anonymous and you still can be contacted,” says Gary Kawaguchi, a digital media trainer […]

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