Archive for the 'Announcements' Category

See What Show contest: The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008

See What Show and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Singapore are pleased to bring you a special joint screening of The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian on Monday, 19th May 2008 (Vesak Day). We have 100 pairs of tickets to give away!
Listen to the podcast to find out how to get your tickets. Hurry! Deadline […]

We’re going weekly!

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

First of all, Happy New Year from the mrbrown show team! May your 2008 be prosperous and fruitful!
We have some changes this year to announce. Starting this month, the mrbrown show is going weekly. I know, I know, many of you are used to the daily show but we really needed to make time for […]

Files being cut off

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

Update: Fixed! Thanks for bearing with us!
We seem to be having some issues with files being cut off, and we’re investigating this with our host. Until then, we will take the problem shows offline until we fix it. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you for your patience.

Downtime due to DDOS

Friday, July 27th, 2007

Apologies if you guys had problems accessing our sites in the last few hours. Our hosts came under a denial of service attack. Things are fine now. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Road Trip time!

Friday, July 20th, 2007

Barely after recovering from our Paris assignment, Ryan and I are off again! This time, we are going to cover the San Diego Comic-Con and to visit San Francisco. We are leaving next week!
We’ll be there for two weeks, and will be blogging live from there, in text, photos, audio and video, so watch for […]

Top 20 Asian Progressives, World Business magazine, May 2007

Monday, May 21st, 2007

(Update: The magazine is now called Management Today and this is the new link)
I found out over the weekend that I made some list of Asian progressives put together by World Business magazine (they are associated with INSEAD).
I am Number 16, beaten by Hu Jintao and Li Ka Shing, my nemesises (nemesii? nemesi? nemesis’s?). The […]

See What Show contest: Win Pirates of the Caribbean 3 premiums!

Monday, May 21st, 2007

Join our contest at Seewhatshow and win one of 10 sets of Pirates 3 goodies.

Each set consists of a Sticker Set, a Temporary Tattoo, a T-Shirt (pictured here) and a Set of 4 Button Badges. Premiums are kindly sponsored by Buena Vista International.
This is the last swashbuckling flick in the Pirates of the […]

Some brown-outs

Wednesday, April 11th, 2007

We are experiencing some major loads on our server, which is causing site slow downs and brown-outs (pun unintended). Even restarting the server leads to an overload soon after. Not sure what’s causing it, but our IT Guru is looking into it. We hope to rectify this soon.
Perhaps we need to pay our web servers […]

Sunday site downtime

Monday, April 9th, 2007

Apologies for the few hours downtime on Sunday when our sites were not accessible. James was upgrading the software and the server choked on a bone. We took the opportunity to increase the memory too, so the sites should be a tad more stable now. Thanks for your patience!
Oh, have you guys seen the new […]

Winning Transformers’ names!

Friday, March 23rd, 2007

Here are some of the winners’ Transformers’ name entries, some with accompanying explanations:

GST Ironhike
Chingay Frenzy
Blockus Maximus - the gigantic autobot that stands in the way of alighting train passengers, as well as the right side of escalators.
Hazescreen - defends from malicious attacks of the “neighbourbots” who produce noxious haze.
SBSbot - being the sole bot carrying […]