[VIDEO] ‘Closet scientist’ update: avocado aquaponics and pedal power

Regarding the title of this post, my friend and colleague Marque Rome the other day called me a “closet scientist” when he came over to my pad the other week to record some jingles for the radio. He was referring … Continue reading

Good Morning Andaman radio show: Monday, 2013 July 15

Good Morning Andaman itinerary for Monday, July 15, 2013 – 8-9am here Phuket, Krabi, Phang Nga provinces of Southern Thailand. Welcome those tuning in throughout the rest of the world (see show times below)…Following is itinerary for the show: Music: John … Continue reading

Good Morning Andaman radio show script: 2013 May 20

Following is the script used for the Good Morning Andaman radio show on Monday, May 20, 2013. The show, sponsored by Radio Thailand under contract with the Public Relations Department of the Royal Thai Government, aired live from 8-9am Thailand … Continue reading

Excited about new phone tablet or Phablet: 5-inch Samsung Galaxy Grand

I’m pretty excited about this brand new mobile phone, Samsung Galaxy Grand five inch “phablet” , which I bought yesterday. Well, technically I didn’t buy it with cash, for say, but rather through my credit line. The phone was priced … Continue reading

Island View: Thai City Planners should play Sim City

The following opinion piece, conducted by the Siamerican, was initially published in the Phuket Gazette newspaper’s July 2-8, 2011 edition. PHUKET officials should be made to master the video game Sim City. If planners were able to successfully balance an … Continue reading

Three stage water filtration for drinking water in Thailand

Following is a Siamerican Video Blog (Vlog) that was conducted on Saturday, November 5, 2011 in Phuket Thailand. Amid central Thailand’s worst flood in centuries, consumer good shortages have risen along with the water levels. Of the shortages, particularly and … Continue reading

Vlog September 11, 2011: updates about Phuket, soccer, Thailand

Below is a Video Log update — posted via youtube — talking about life working for a newspaper in Phuket, Thailand over the past five months. A thirteen minute clip which goes into a digression explaining the Thai Premier League … Continue reading

IT Woes – Burning Daylight with PHP, MySQL and WordPress upgrades on 1and1 servers

Finally, the Siamerican has been restored to its original state following  a bunch of IT shinanagans which inflicted the Siamerican’s webhosting webspace last week. It all started last week with another website the Siamerican owns … Continue reading