Tuesday, January 31, 2006

NUS Blogfest 2006

The NUS Students' Arts and Social Sciences Club organises Blogfest 2006. It is supported by the Communications and New Media Department. There are three categories: Best NUS Blog, Most Creative Blog, and Funniest Blog.

The judging guidelines state that there will be little to no censorship in terms of language and topics (except for sensitive topics like race and religion).

Update: 12 April 2006

The competition ended on 30 March 2006. The winners are:Contributed by Yuhui.

Thursday, January 19, 2006

Overheard in Singapore

Overheard in Singapore begins collecting overheard conversation snippets in Singapore.

Contributed by Yuhui.

Wednesday, January 11, 2006

Xialanxue versus Xiaxue

Xialanxue accuses Xiaxue of impersonating him/her in a hate site against Blinkmummy.

Update: 22 February 2006:

Xialanxue (xialanxue.blogspot.com) has since been shut down.

Contributed by Yuhui.

Song licence for bloggers

The Composers and Authors Society of Singapore (COMPASS) announces that bloggers can licence up to 10 songs for S$1,000 to use on their blogs.

Bloggers can apply at COMPASS' new one-stop centre for licensing music for digital distribution. The one-stop centre licenses music from all of the major music publishers.

More information from Channel NewsAsia.

Contributed by Yuhui.

Monday, January 02, 2006

Singapore Idol

A fan of Singapore Idol launches The Unofficial Singapore Idol Blog. It contains news and information about the local variety show, Singapore Idol.

Contributed by Yuhui.