[MyAppleMenu] Dec 14, 2011
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**** Disney Muppet Mail Review <http://www.macworld.com/appguide/app.html?id=1169916&expand=true>
Lex Friedman, Macworld
So Muppet Mail isnât perfect. But itâs a lot of fun to play with. Whether you send lots of Muppet-themed greetings or just enjoy Muppetifying your friendsâ faces, the app packs in plenty of fun. At least, it does to moi.
**** What Do I Do When Apple Removes An App I Bought From The App Store? <http://lifehacker.com/5867673/what-do-i-do-when-apple-removes-an-app-i-bought-from-the-app-store>
Adam Dachis, Lifehacker
**** Reason 6 Review <http://www.macworld.co.uk/macsoftware/reviews/?reviewid=3324933&olo=rss>
Rob Beattie, Macworld UK
Synths, effects, sequencing, recording, editing and mixing in a single package.
**** Philosopher Sticks Up For God <http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/14/books/alvin-plantingas-new-book-on-god-and-science.html?_r=1&partner=rss&emc=rss&pagewanted=all>
Jennifer Schuessler, New York Times
Mr. Plantinga has led a movement of unapologetically Christian philosophers who, if they havenât succeeded in persuading their still overwhelmingly unbelieving colleagues, have at least made theism philosophically respectable.
**** Consider The Oyster Farm <http://www.gilttaste.com/stories/3706-consider-the-oyster-farm>
Tamar Haspel, Gilt Taste
Oysters don't need feeding and they don't run away. So why is it so (hilariously) hard to raise them?
**** Donât Support Your Local Bookseller <http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/technology/2011/12/independent_bookstores_vs_amazon_buying_books_online_is_better_for_authors_better_for_the_economy_and_better_for_you_.html>
Farhad Manjoo, Slate
Buying books on Amazon is better for authors, better for the economy, and better for you.
**** Word Up <http://poskod.sg/Posts/2011/12/13/Word-Up?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+poskodsg+%28POSKOD.SG%29>
Lucas Ho, Poskod.sg
The president of Singapore's Scrabble Association.
**** National Servicemen May Be Deployed To Safeguard Rail Network: Masagos <http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC111214-0000085/National-Servicemen-may-be-deployed-to-safeguard-rail-network--Masagos>
Dylan Loh, Today
**** What The PAP Knows About Web 2.0 <http://atans1.wordpress.com/2011/12/14/what-the-pap-knows-about-web-2-0/>
Thoughts Of A Cynical Investor
Huh? Obama was using new media and social networks in 2008, three years ago and here is the PAP only now using âthese platforms for political mileage and political advantageâ. Waz the point of getting Sâpore all wired up and connected?
**** 97% Of Singaporean Executives Fear An Imminent Recession <http://sbr.com.sg/economy/news/97-singaporean-executives-fear-imminent-recession>
Singapore Business Review
**** Yahoo Denies Infringing Singapore Press Holdingsâ Copyright, Countersues <http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-12-13/yahoo-denies-infringing-singapore-press-holdings-copyright-countersues.html>
Andrea Tan, Bloomberg
**** Singapore Workers 'Demanding More Of Their Union Leaders' <http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/STIStory_744728.html>
Toh Yong Chuan, Straits Times
Unionists interviewed say they can no longer adopt a low-key approach and work behind the scenes on, say, negotiating a wage agreement with employers.
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**** Revisiting The Internet Code Of Conduct <http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/12/revisiting-the-internet-code-of-conduct/>
Howard Lee, The Online Citizen
**** Jumping On The Financial Bandwagon Part 2 <http://www.yoursdp.org/index.php/perspective/special-feature/5052-jumping-on-the-financial-bandwagon-part-2>
Singapore Democratic Party
In our mad rush to become a global financial city, we have copied the Western get-rich-quick-and-at-all-cost mentality including the glorification of greed and immorality.
**** Ministerial Salaries - My View <http://www.raviphilemon.net/2011/12/ministerial-salaries-my-view.html>
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