Archive for August, 2011

Dot Com Pho: We’re Millionaires Edition

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

That’s right. We’ve got million dollar bills and we’re going to make it rain. Also discussed in this episode is democracy at work, Apple’s pricing strategy, and the how to cheat at Life.

Dot Com Pho: A Taste of Japan Edition

Saturday, August 20th, 2011

The original plan was to continue with Vietnamese pho at A Taste of Asia, but they were away on vacation. So, the Vancouver crew went next door to the newly opened Hakkaku Ramen house for some Japanese noodles instead. They talk about the HP TouchPad price drop and Ed Lau‘s financial plan.

UPDATE: And here’s a quick video (shot by Vance Sova) featuring resident gadget geek Michael Kwan talking about his new Android smartphone.

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Dot Com Pho: Fruit Ninja Edition

Sunday, August 14th, 2011

John Chow returns to Vancouver for this week’s pho. They talk about slicing fruit, catching tossed bean sprouts with chopsticks, and Ed Lau considering the possibility of looking for a job. And what about a financial advisor picking up clients in a scooter?