User experience design by definition promotes accessibility. UX designers create products that provide meaningful and relevant experiences to users. Although it’s easy to simply assume that all our users are fully-abled, that may not always be the case.

In many ways, the web and mobile interfaces we work on is the ultimate medium to reach unprecedented numbers of people. The power of these platforms lies in its universality. Even if your project doesn’t have strict accessibility requirements, properly designed products offer universal access to both information and functionality.

An over-the-top(OTT) media service is a streaming media service provided through the Internet- think Netflix, Hulu, Amazon or Singtel CAST. Globally, the subscription-based OTT market is expected to grow to USD 156.9 billion by 2024. Over the past years, the Asia Pacific region has experienced the biggest growth in OTT media. According to PwC’s global entertainment and media outlook report 2019–2023, APAC will overtake the largest OTT market in the word by 2021.

With the advent of 5G, the OTT media market will continuously grow as data becomes cheaper and increases in speed. …

Aurora in Tromso, Norway
Aurora in Tromso, Norway

On the first day of 2020, I returned to Singapore from Norway. I remember as if it were yesterday when I had to decide whether to travel or save. But I felt stuck in what I was doing. Even though I knew that a trip would not make all my worries go away, I wanted to be filled with fresh energy.

So, I went to Norway. I had no thought of gaining creative juice; it was simply that an aurora was something I’d wanted to see ever since I was young.

Shopee is one of my favorite apps. I have found some of my favorite products here. Moreover, thanks to Shopee, I could meet Sesame Street friends at Universal Studio Singapore on their Family Day.


My grandmother sometimes asks me if I received any call from the Ministry of Unification. We have been waiting this call for more than 30 years.


Milktea lover.

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