Biography of the Author Kan Lau

Kan Lau

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  1. A lady selling a portable fan via live stream.

    What you need to know about live-stream auctions, including ghost bidders

    It is the latest trend in online shopping, but can you really bag a good bargain in these auctions, or are you paying an invisible price for the ...
  2. TP PMD 11

    Why being hit by an e-scooter can be deadly - and a call to ban them from footpaths

    Capable of causing serious injuries even at the current legal speed limit, e-scooters are coming under more regulation – but some are arguing to ...
  3. Talking Point collected water samples across the island, including from taps in dirty surroundings.

    Drink water from a public toilet? Singapore's taps put to the test

    Talking Point looks at why Singaporeans resist drinking directly from the tap, especially public taps, and how well founded their fears are.
  4. (dn) TP spy phone 1

    How your phone’s apps and features can be used to spy on you

    Smartphones have many built-in sensors, and you may be surprised at what app developers do to gain access to them and your personal details, as ...
  5. TP antibiotics 2

    Having a runny nose? Avoid antibiotics, or we could pay a deadly price

    With the rise of superbugs, the impact of drug resistance is becoming more serious. One woman tells Talking Point how it left her blind and "like ...