Michael Poh

Michael is a freelance blogger and regular contributor for Hongkiat.com. He graduated from the National University of Singapore with a double major in Psychology and Communications & New Media in 2011.He believes in the power of the written word to influence and inspire. An enthusiastic video gamer, Michael is also actively engaged in various physical activities in his spare time.

Latest posts

10 Most Influential Video Games Of All Time

There’s probably no consensus on what the top 10 video games ever released are but most of us…

10 Ways to Rekindle Your Passion for Work

According to a recent study conducted by research-based, global performance-management consulting company Gallup, only 13%, or one-eighth of…

The Pursuit Of Happiness (& How To Be Truly Happy)

We are born with the instinct to find meaning and purpose in our lives and this search for…

9 Tips To Help Safeguard Your Online Privacy

From social networking sites to online banking services, the Internet is indeed permeating into our lives like never…

8 Pivotal Acquisitions Made By Google

Google formerly known only for its search engine service decades ago, has turned into a flourishing multi-faceted Internet…

10 Epic Tech Battles Fought on The Internet

The Internet is the single most liberating force today where knowledge spread and ideas flourish. Such freedom, however,…

Evolution of Video Games User Interfaces

Over the past few decades, video games have been refined by graphical enhancements, increased processor speed of video…

10 Most Bizarre Crimes Linked to Facebook

Facebook has been such an integral part of our lives that even recent crimes are cropping up; crimes…

Job Interviews: 8 Tips to Scoring Phone Interviews

Many interviewers usually use phone interviews as a pre-screening filter for further interview assessments. Think it’s a piece…

How Augmented Reality Is The Next Big Social Experience

First coined in 1990 by Tom Caudell, a researcher at aircraft manufacturer Boeing, ‘augmented reality’ used to refer…

The New PlayStation 4: 10 Things You Need to Know

On February 20th, the highly anticipated next-generation video game home console Sony Playstation 4 was announced to the…

20 Reasons Why You Should Date A Geek

Geeks are becoming the new cool. It could be because geeks are making significant impact in a world…