Mark Jochim

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Celebrations of Literature

Novels are regularly depicted on commemorative stamps as part of Royal Mail’s aim to reflect British contribution to the arts. Appealing to the dual …

Google Glass enters a casino: Watch what happens (or doesn't)

I was waiting to hear about a large security guard grabbing our hero by the lapels and reading him his (lack of) rights.<p>I was twitching at the idea that he would be summoned to meet an Alec Baldwin-type character who would sever a fingertip or two, before speaking sweetly and wishing him a pleasant …

Google Glass

Chromebooks Gain Ground In The Education Market; But A Majority of Educators Still Prefer iPads

Schools around the world are trading in desktop PCs for tablets, netbooks and increasingly Chromebooks, especially in the United States, new research shows.<p>The unexpected popularity of Chromebooks, which were dismissed when they first came out as stripped-down machines with limited appeal, is a …

Southeast Asia: Where Companies Fill the Series A Gap?

Earlier today, Singapore-based online grocer Redmart closed a Series A round of more than $3 million to take its total investment to $4.6 million. That deal was significant not only because it was such a large amount for a company based in one (small) market, but also for a more interesting reason: …

20+ Simple Tips for Meeting Your Students’ Learning Styles

by Susan Verner 17,042 views<p>How can we meet the learning styles of our students?<p>What difference does it make when we teach to the different learning …

8 Simple DIY Manipulatives Perfect for Your ESL Classroom

by Susan Verner 25,912 views<p>Whether you teach children or adults, in an immersion setting or a second language setting, manipulatives are a great …

Confessions of a new teacher | Karisa Blake | Ajarn.com | Teaching English in Thailand

Allow me to introduce myself. I'm Karisa and I couldn't be more of a cliché: a blonde, American, recent college grad who decided to go teach in a …

Brave New World

This article is about the novel. For other uses, see Brave New World (disambiguation).<p><i>Brave New World</i> is a dystopian novel by English author Aldous …

Matthew Dunn - What Makes an Infographic Cool?

Guest Post by Dr. Matthew Dunn<p>What Makes an Infographic Cool? Beer.<p>Beer is cool.<p>So is an infographic on beer cool?<p>I think this one is cool:<p>But, …

The Thaiger

Home News Phuket<p>Phuket News - The Latest News from Phuket, Thailand<p>The Thaiger - May 14, 2018<p>Bangkok Airways is looking to kick off direct flights …

The Thaiger

Home News Phuket<p>Phuket News - The Latest News from Phuket, Thailand<p>The Thaiger & The Nation - May 15, 2018<p>Following the very first 2018 edition of …

THE BIG CLEANUP Increasing Police Will Improve Phuket Safety, Says Phuket's Top Cop

PHUKET: Providing more police would be a sensible way for the Government to make Phuket safer and more secure, the Commander of Police on Phuket, …

Clap-Off Bra Deserves a Standing Ovation - Technabob

Here’s an invention that would go well with the Clapper: a bra that unclasps when you clap. Now that’s a reason to turn the lights down low. You’d …

It's Stuck To My Lips: Coca-Cola In Bottles Made Of Ice

Everybody have a nice holiday weekend? Want to stand around the water cooler and compare firework scars in a little? Cool. Coca-Coca recently sold …

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 review: An excellent tablet at a premium price - CNET

MSRP: $379.99<p>The 8-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 is the latest example of the company's weird pricing decisions. At $300, the Tab 3 is expensive for a small tablet that -- aside from its 1.5GB of RAM -- has fairly modest specs and hardware features.<p>In the "small tablet" space -- 7- to 9-inch screen …

Gear & Gadgets

Friday ‘D Day’ for new Phuket bus service

The service was originally announced by government officials as starting on July 1, but the bus company said that it needed another month for …

AirAsia's new flights to Siem Reap kick off

The budget airline's entry into this market comes with an impressive promotional one-way fare of THB999 ($32), which will likely kick off a price war …

Phuket rocked by 5.3 Richter quake

Sant Jantarawong the chief of The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation in Phuket said there was no tsunami alert for the island at the …

Public holiday on Monday for Phuket

Asarnha Puja marks the official birth of Buddhism, the day on which the Lord Buddha gave his first sermon to the five ascetics, “on setting into …

Thailand

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Burgers Recipe

Charge up your chicken burgers with a serious dose of hot sauce. Cool the fire with the celery-blue cheese mayo.<p><b>Notes:</b> Flavor and juiciness was a priority with these burgers, so I added butter to the mix. To make the breadcrumbs, I pulsed a slice of white bread. I tested these burgers on a grill, …