Skill Up

What Is Your Ultimate Learn-A-Skill Method?

In general, there are 3 parts to effective self-learning: (1) The process, (2) approach, (3) Personality. My personal ultimate turns out to be is a combination all the theoretical models applied to practical daily use depending on the type of skill that I am learning, e.g. learning to do programming will be very different from how to play the piano. Read More

CPF Now And Later

What Is CPF, CPF Minimum Sum And CPF Life

How CPF came about

The CPF was introduced at the time when most employees in Singapore, except those working in the civil service or in some of the larger companies, were not provided with any form of retirement benefits from their employers. As a result, these workers had to depend on their personal savings or on their children after retirement, which reduced their post-retirement financial security. Read More

Global Network

C# TcpClient and NetworkStream usage behaviour

It can be confusing at first when developing an application that employs TCP connection implementation of TcpClient, TcpListener and the underlying NetworkStream, because the way data is sent and read may not be what you think it is and the MSDN is not very explicit regarding how it actually works, leaving the developers to fall back on frustrating trial and error. Read More