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by lucassmith
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 5:17 pm
Forum: Events, Gatherings, Making Friends
Topic: Poker in Singapore
Replies: 10
Views: 10369

Poker in Singapore

anybody here fancies a friendly poker night? :cool:
by lucassmith
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 5:14 pm
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Photoshop request
Replies: 11
Views: 4389

Re: Photoshop request

I don't have PhotoShop and I understand it to be fairly expensive, plus takes some expertise to use it well. I have a photo I need shopped, only some minor modifications, and would gladly pay someone to edit it for me. Any suggestions or takers? TIA! Yea I used GIMP as well. and to stay on topic, t...
by lucassmith
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 5:12 pm
Forum: Entertainment, Leisure & Sports
Topic: Where to find reasonably priced contact lenses in Singapore?
Replies: 20
Views: 56352

Re:

XinDi wrote:i suggest that you buy online if compared to buying in JB or in singapore. You can get branded ones with cheap price. reliable as well.
just realised my reply is gone. :o
Anyway I've been getting my contact lenses online from http://ezcontactlens.com for the past few months without a problem.
by lucassmith
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 5:04 pm
Forum: Computer, Internet, Phone & Electronics
Topic: Blackberry Priv
Replies: 8
Views: 3258

Re: Blackberry Priv

yup it was launched in late december.

Was pretty hyped to see Blackberry finally switching to an Android OS.
Played around with the demo unit at M1 Paragon located at the basement if I'm not wrong.
and yea, its pretty pricey. Especially if compared to the trending Mi series.
by lucassmith
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 4:51 pm
Forum: Latest News & Current Affairs
Topic: Heightened security during holiday season necessary, says ICA
Replies: 19
Views: 6849

Re: Heightened security during holiday season necessary, says ICA

yea it was pretty bad. The total distance travelled over 6hrs was.... 5km
by lucassmith
Fri, 01 Jan 2016 6:46 am
Forum: Announcement, Help & FAQ
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 8
Views: 10847

Re: Happy New Year!

a happy 2016 to you too!
to a more prosperous and blessed year!
by lucassmith
Thu, 31 Dec 2015 2:08 pm
Forum: Strictly Speaking
Topic: Amos Yee
Replies: 39
Views: 9815

Re: Lee Kuan Yew

You do not censor art and human expressions. When you censor art, you censor humanity. https://www.facebook.com/FromtheTopFans/photos/a.58245388605.66374.21196223605/10153879158768606/?type=3&theater https://amdesignperspectives.files.wordpress.com/2011/08/the-earth-without-art-is-just-eh.jpg 8-)
by lucassmith
Thu, 31 Dec 2015 2:04 pm
Forum: Insurance
Topic: What health Insurance to sign up for?
Replies: 12
Views: 14271

Re: What health Insurance to sign up for?

Hi all, I am relocating to SG on a local contract. So I have to take care of the health insurances myself, which I hope that one of you can give me some input on how to handle the best way. The company, I will work for have different Group insurances for Hospitalization & Surgical, Major Medical, T...
by lucassmith
Wed, 30 Dec 2015 6:18 pm
Forum: Wine & Dine
Topic: DIY BBQ in SG.
Replies: 13
Views: 19984

Re:

If you live in a house then you can bbq on whatever you like (coal/gas) bbq. Meat is no where near as good as the US in terms of cuts, prices and availability, don't be disappointed. Also, if you invite locals to bring food, they will probably bring some stuff that you've never seen before (otah wr...
by lucassmith
Wed, 30 Dec 2015 6:11 pm
Forum: Property Talk, Housing & Rental
Topic: Storage space in apartments / Storage costs
Replies: 29
Views: 12993

Re: Storage space in apartments / Storage costs

Recently saw this storage site tailored for military personnels in sg, considering its mandatory conscription. http://www.spaceship.com.sg/kaki *edit Sorry, came across this site through social media. Perhaps more applicable would be http://www.spaceship.com.sg without the suffix. Thought that I wou...
by lucassmith
Wed, 30 Dec 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: Importing, Buying and Selling Cars & Other Vehicles
Topic: Advice for buying used car
Replies: 41
Views: 35029

Re: Advice for buying used car

good way to see it will be via calculating the annual depreciation. trust me, I just bought a new car :cry: nowadays in the second hand car market most cars are depreciating at 11-13k sgd per annum. I got a new car with only 9.5k sgd depre per annum. though, you can only see the monetary benefits in...
by lucassmith
Wed, 30 Dec 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: Importing, Buying and Selling Cars & Other Vehicles
Topic: Very bad experience purchasing a second-hand lemon car
Replies: 23
Views: 30978

Re: Very bad experience purchasing a second-hand lemon car

sorry for the late update. Managed to file a claim at small claims tribunal for damages under the Lemon Law's consumers protection act. Claimed a substantial amount as a discounted sale price for the repair cost and lost of use of vehicle. My car is with another trustworthy workshop, KATC undergoin...
by lucassmith
Wed, 30 Dec 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Latest News & Current Affairs
Topic: Heightened security during holiday season necessary, says ICA
Replies: 19
Views: 6849

Re: Heightened security during holiday season necessary, says ICA

Tried heading over to nearby Malaysia for a weekend getaway last week.
Never doing it again.
Was stuck in traffic for a total of 6 hours.

Absolutely ridiculous.
by lucassmith
Wed, 30 Dec 2015 2:11 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Fitness Alternatives to Gym
Replies: 63
Views: 18436

Re: Fitness Alternatives to Gym

menudown wrote:something different you can try mixed martial arts (mma)
Yea MMA has been the hype nowadays.
Great way to keep fit and also learn some self defense (not that you need it in sg...)
8-)

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