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8 great animation movies you should watch

on May 30, 2015, no comments

Over the past several years I’ve watched some cool animation films. I’ve selected some of them to share with you here! Of course, you’re welcome to suggest some other movies I should watch. Big Hero 6 (2014) The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with […]

on August 24, 2014, no comments

Sunday morning rain Hand-making a cup of coffee The sound of its drop and drip #cambodia #phnompenh #haiku

“With God on Our Side” by Bob Dylan

on June 9, 2014, no comments

Oh my name it is nothin’ My age it means less. The country I come from Is called the Midwest I’s taught and brought up there The laws to abide And that the land that I live in Has God on its side Oh the history books tell it They tell it so well The […]

WHO journalism fellowship in Cambodia

on March 24, 2014, no comments

WHO Cambodia invites proposals from journalists from any Cambodian media outlet – print, radio, television, and online – to apply for an eight-month fellowship on road safety reporting. The objective of the fellowship is to support journalists willing to investigate and report on road safety as a public health concern. In Cambodia road traffic injuries […]

International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)

on March 22, 2014, no comments

Updated: April 24, 2014 After three weeks of visits, talks, panel discussions, meetings, and lectures in Washington D.C., New York, Georgia, Sacramento, and San Francisco [photo courtesy of Kenton] Updated: March 20, 2014 Washington D.C., New York City, Atlanta, Sacramento, and San Francisco: where tech intersects media A day in the life in Washington D.C. […]

Google to unveil panoramic views of Angkor

on March 14, 2014, no comments

Google will unveil its Street View imagery of Angkor’s ancient temples as Cambodia is set to celebrate its Khmer New Year in April this year. As previous years, Google usually chooses heated April to introduce Cambodian net users to new services or major features. In 2013, Khmer-language support was the most welcoming feature in Google […]

Dart Flight School: Phnom Penh CodeLab

on February 21, 2014, no comments

February is a month for Google developers to run Dart Flight School, a community event to help developers learn Dart and Angular. The coding workshop is taking in Phnom Penh for the first time. Known as Dart Flight School, Google Developer Group Phnom Penh will hold the event to enable “Cambodia developers to start off […]

Social media fires up Cambodian polls

on October 25, 2013, no comments

When Cambodians went to the polls in July this year, social media not only posed a challenge to the traditional mainstream media but also to the country’s status quo. With its hands holding a tight grip on the country’s traditional media, the Hun Sen government virtually ignored social media, while the main opposition party, Cambodia […]