Author: Sivin Kit

The Thesis Whisperer 0

The Thesis Whisperer

Once in a while, accidental discoveries can be interpreted as ‘providential’ depending on what one’s beliefs are.  But whatever one’s beliefs, for many of us who are attached with the University as PhD students...

Free Mind and Mindnode 0

Free Mind and Mindnode

As a mind mapper, I still prefer the classic analog style and do it with color pens or pencils on paper. However, at times the digital tools are helpful. For PC users, I’d recommend...

Presentation Zen 0

Presentation Zen

As communicators, I suppose we are always looking for ways to improve the way we share our thoughts to our audience. Presentation Zen was one website I discovered years ago that has a wealth...

Special Offer: FREE 50GB from Box.net 0

Special Offer: FREE 50GB from Box.net

I’m always hungry for more ‘storage’ space.  So, when Box.net offered 50GB to iPad and iPhone users, how could I resist?  And I think some of you can’t resist too 🙂 I use Dropbox too,...

The Piano – Amazing short animation 0

The Piano – Amazing short animation

I love this short animation: «The Piano».  So much captured with the images and music carrying the story through in less than 3 minutes.  Lots of useful animations at aniBoom that can be used...

Flipboard for iPad 0

Flipboard for iPad

Alert iPad users!  How many of us would like to have a ‘magazine’ feel when we read the content from Facebook and Twitter? Check out Flipboard for iPad. When I first entered the...

Introducing RSA Animate: Short Educational Videos with a Difference 0

Introducing RSA Animate: Short Educational Videos with a Difference

Greetings from a Malaysian in Kristiansand. Many thanks to super librarian Hilde for inviting me to participate and contribute to UIA BETA. As a warm up post (during a cold ‘Høst’ evening), I’d like...