Hello, Android’s Push Notifications

PN (Push Notifications) is a message that pops up on a mobile device. It lets your application notify a user of new messages or events even when the user is in passive mode while using your application. On Android devices, when a device receives a push notification, your application’s icon and a message appear in the status bar. PN can be broadcast to all users or sent to just a specific user.

Fortunately, I had a opportunity to play around with this cool feature of mobile device. As shown in following image, I had sent push notification (with funny messages) from my web service server to the mobile app and it works!

Android's Push Notification
Android’s Push Notification
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How to Encrypt Sensitive Information in Web.Config

What is Web.Config file? Web.Config file contains all information that requires running your web application. There are often passwords for SQL database connections, SMTP server, application passwords, API Keys, or other sensitive information. Is Web.Config file secure enough? From internet access, yes, it is extremely secure. But how about file level access? it really depends on your […]

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Tendon Ginza Itsuki @Tanjong Pagar

Good and value for money Japanese food but long queue. This is how I would like to describe Tendon Ginza Itsuki outlet at Tanjong Pagar. This restaurant is the result of collaboration between Ramen Keisuke and the Ginza Itsuki Sushi restaurant in Ginza, Japan. It specializes in serving Tempura Rice (or Tendon) only so it’s all […]

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Creative Autumn Banner

Ever since my first design artwork has been published on New Shan’s landing page, my manager has given me another chance to design banner (Read: my experience in designing landing page artwork). For this round, the banner will be used to promote Japan’s hotel during autumn season. The hotel rates are really really good! On top of putting it […]

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Yay! My First Artwork is Approved

Today, I got the chance to showcase my design concept and convert it to the real solid work. Earlier this morning, we had our weekly team sharing session and my manager was thinking to update the old newsletter landing page design. Long story short, we did few rounds of brainstorming, throwing few ideas on how the new design should look like […]

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Mala Hot Pot @Cantine

Mala Hot Pot (麻辣香锅) originates from Sichuan region and it is indeed one of my favorite authentic Chinese food. This dish has tremendous popularity in China and it has started popping up in Singapore’s food courts. The word Hot Pot, in Singapore’s context, is referring to steamboat kind of dish. But in this case, the definition simply means Hot […]