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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the National Social Credit

Snoworld™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

It was a few years ago when China announced their plan to introduce a National Social Credit system for all of its 1.5 billion citizens. Recently, it made waves again as the authoritarian communist country announced an official implementation date in 2020. But what is it exactly? Is it evil as everybody not from mainland ...more

A Reminder from the President?

One Way Faith™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

My country, the Philippines, has been in a state of "religiously offended" for a week now due to the religious and G-d comments made by our elected President Rodrigo Duterte. The usual pro-Duterte and anti-Duterte sides blurred after Philippine President Duterte said that the G-d of Genesis was a stupid G-d. He also said, Your ...more

The Greatest Showman in 7 Different Genres

Snoworld™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

Everybody knows that the film The Greatest Showman was and is still the greatest show, and to further solidify that, here is a collection of trailers of the show in seven (7) different genres, from thriller to drama. The video was created by Editing is Everything.  It shows how editing can change the whole dynamic and ...more

Super Blue Blood Moon: Legends, Myths, and Beyond

Snoworld™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

The Super Blue Blood Moon that will occur tonight is the topic of conversations for the past two weeks. It ranges from the scientific to fringe science to religious and to beyond. In this post, we are going to talk about the legends, myths, and anything revolving about the super moon, blue moon, and blood moon ...more

Super Blue Blood Moon, What is it exactly?

techmagus™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

Today, the 31st of January 2018, the world will witness a rare combination of astronomical (and partly astrological) occurences, the Total Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse. It is a mouthful but what is it exactly? A Total Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse is at least three events happening all at the same. A total lunar ...more

How coping mechanisms allow autistic people to manage their condition

Snoworld™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

By: Lucy Livingston, King's College London and Punit Shah, University of Bath In a recent documentary, naturalist and wildlife presenter, Chris Packham, talked about having Asperger’s Syndrome, a form of autism. It was a rare snapshot into the life of an adult with Asperger’s – and especially so as Packham only realised this in his 40s. ...more

When is the True New Year and Day

One Way Faith™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

Gregorian New Year begins right in the middle of the night/dark (00:00) and winter's coldest days. "New Year" itself used to symbolize new beginnings, a new dawn, fresh start, going into the light, its warmth that brings life. Four Seasons Spring is dawn to sunrise. It signifies new beginnings. A fresh start. ...more

Tsitsit, Tassles, Fringes, Should We Wear It?

One Way Faith™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

As an Israelite-Natsari or YAHUwan or Messianic (whichever label you prefer), no doubt there were people we've come across wearing tsitsit/tzitzit. These are four (4) tassles or fringes dangling on a person's clothing, usually placed on their pants, with a blue and white colour. As a Natsari, should we wear tsitsit? The short answer is, yes, ...more

Learn, Discover and Innovate at NVIDIA AI Conference

techmagus™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

NVIDIA is organising its first AI-focused regional conference in Singapore in October. The NVIDIA AI Conference will highlight how a new computing model using graphics processing unit (GPU) deep learning can transform the world. The two-day event will be held at Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre, starting with a Deep Learning Institute (DLI) workshop ...more

The New YouTube Design

techmagus™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

YouTube has been testing a new design for a couple of years now for a limited set of testers who were able to opt-in when it started. Today, some brand accounts were automatically migrated to the new YouTube layout which comes with a dark theme. The roll-out seems to be available for brand accounts only at ...more

Yet Another Fake Jollibee Happyplus Email

techmagus™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

A few days ago, I received an email from Jollibee's Happyplus that I won ₱500 in their monthly raffle draw. Cool, I thought, because as one of the first batch of users of the Happyplus Card, I have not won anything despite loading ₱500 to ₱1000 per month when the program started (I have strong ...more

How We Ought to Pray

One Way Faith™ - Published by Yuki (雪亮)

Pray. How should we pray? To whom are we praying to? What are the parts of a prayer? These are the questions that we should be asking. This is a very important subject as we were told all throughout the Scripture that we must pray. In this post, we will analyse the popularly called "The Lord's ...more

Is a self-confessed bibliophile and technophile other than being an early adopter, an avid gamer, a geek, nerd, role-player, anime otaku, and trekker.

His first online project was in 1998 when he launched the unofficial website for Ansalon MUD (a text-based, telnet online game) and his own community forums Laibcoms.Community. By 2003 he created his work blog GM-Yukino which grew into gameshogun™, Snoworld™, and techmagus™ over the years.

Yuki’s latest project is Verses.Space™, a Free Culture / Creative Commons, collaborative, and shared-world, worldbuilding and writing project.

His hubsite is Tomes of Knowledge™. He also runs YourOnly.One™, One Way Faith™, Adorable & Beautiful™, Clean Real Food™, and other online properties.

You can confirm his identity from his Keybase profile and learn more by reading his central bio.

Published: 2013-04-01

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