Apple’s green-inspired initiatives

Recently, Apple CEO Tim Cook told “right wing” investors to ditch their shares if they didn’t support Apple’s green-inspired initiatives. According to attendees at the company’s annual meeting, Cook became visibly upset when questioned by a right wing think tank/shareholder. Since Cook has taken over leadership of Apple, he...

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Boracay Island

I’ve often wondered why we haven’t seen, say, the Chocolate Hills of Bohol or the pristine sands of Boracay, Palawan, or the Calaguas Islands up on the screen in more Hollywood films. The Philippines offers an ideal location for any filmmaker with no shortage of friendly faces, gorgeous views,...

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singpore merlion

Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam says that cost-of-living reports, such as the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), don’t accurately reflect the lives of local residents, mostly just that of expats. Shanmugaratnam places a lot of blame on the stronger Singapore dollar. And if you’re an expat getting paid in euros, he...

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