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Phnom Penh is undeniably Cambodia’s city of two tales. The two news stories (below) were published at about the same time, although in different media outlets. The first story takes on how a commercial, business-owned skyscraper, is doing well or not. The second story is about looking for more funding to erect a new iconic […]

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William Zinsser, Author of ‘On Writing Well,’ Dies at 92 It became a book that editors and teachers encouraged writers to reread annually in the manner of another classic on the craft of writing, “The Elements of Style,” by William Strunk Jr. and E. B. White. His advice was straightforward: Write clearly. Guard the message […]

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This article, by Claire Knox, was first printed in The Phnom Penh Post on Wed, 7 November 2012 More than 200 bloggers and social-media aficionados from Cambodia and its ASEAN neighbours descended on Siem Reap last weekend for the Blogfest Asia 2012 regional festival. Although speakers identified an overall lack of internet usage in the […]

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Elon Musk’s Space Dream Almost Killed Tesla By Ashlee Vance SpaceX started with a plan to send mice to Mars. It got crazier from there. Inside The Mind That Built Google Brain: On Life, Creativity, And Failure Nico Pitney Introducing Sophia, a Project to Collect Life Lessons from Fascinating People

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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 […]

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