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Vlog #1 - Getting a SIM, Local Currency and More in Taiwan

Vlog #1 - Getting a SIM, Local Currency and More in Taiwan

As mentioned in my Amba Hotel Room Tour Video Post, I'm in Taiwan for business in conjunction with a media tour put on by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA). They're paying so I'm going but you won't need to twist my arm for […]

Video - Amba Hotel Hotel Room Tour (Zhongshan) - Taipei, Taiwan

Video - Amba Hotel Hotel Room Tour (Zhongshan) - Taipei, Taiwan

During a media trip to Taipei, Taiwan for the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), I had a chance to stay at a very chill and laid back hotel called the Amba Hotel in the Zhonghshan area of Taipei. Not to be confused with the […]

The Reason Why We Had No Pho in Taipei...

We had Taiwan beef noodles, hot pot, heck, we even had EPIC curry. But unfortunately, our plans for Dot Com Pho went to the dumps as we had to eat out of modern toilets for our weekly meet up. We never had one string of […]

Dot Com Pho - Massive DUMP Edition

During my trip to Taipei, the Dot Com Pho Crew hit many odd and wonderful eateries. Unfortunately, John Chow wasn't part of most of those because he wanted to stay indoors and not go anywhere in the hot humid heat...which pretty much means...he never left. […]

COMPUTEX 2008 Booth Babes Anyone?

While I figure out how to reset my internal clock to Vancouver time and dig through all these videos and pictures, I'll keep you folks occupied with the Futurelooks COMPUTEX 2008 Booth Babe Gallery. This gallery contains over 168 photos for your viewing pleasure. If […]

I Won Another iPod nano!

Well, lightning has struck twice. Last year at COMPUTEX, I won an iPod nano at the Thermaltake Party. This year, I won another one at the ZOTAC party. Unfortunately, I'm not much of an iPod fan so it might have to be given away at […]

Hello From Taipei!

Hey Everyone! So yep, I definitely landed safe and sound in Taipei. We got here on Saturday at around 5:00 AM Taipei time, but since we slept on the plane, it just felt like we got up too early after a 12 hour direct flight […]

Five Things I Observed About Traffic in Taipei...

Wow, I can't believe that COMPUTEX is here again!  In less than ten days, Michael Kwan, Ed Lau and myself will be in Taipei, Taiwan for the second biggest Computer Show in the world. The biggest is CeBit in Hannover, Germany. This will be my […]