Potato Stories

Bits and pieces of life at Potato

The guy that never seems to eat

You will usually find this guy with headphones over his ears, typically referred to by the people in Potato as, "The guy who's always drinking Coca Cola" or, "The guy who never seems to eat".

May 31, 2021

The lesson known side of a leader

As a startup co-founder, Jani sheds some light on the key attributes of a leader and how she bounced back from a mistake she made previously.

May 21, 2021

Championing education for marginalised communities

Janan, the COO of The Patatas, has been working to provide more access to education for underprivileged communities alongside his team for years. What does it take to carry out work on the ground?

April 22, 2021

The ‘IT guy’ everyone turns to when the WiFi is on the fritz

Meet Saad, the co-founder (or Chief Geek, with a creative tech spin to it) of Spudnik Lab! He shares about what it means to be an ‘IT guy’ and how he uses his skills in tech to help make a difference.

April 08, 2021

A story about a girl who was late for everything in life

If you are familiar with Potato’s history, you may know that Tuber was the first company that planted the roots of the Potato group. And it has been helmed by Weiping for more than a decade!

March 25, 2021

Wonder who’s behind the curtain of the 55 Minutes team?

Did you know that Wendy is one of the veterans in Potato (15 years and counting!)? After more than a decade of hustle and bustle, we finally got the opportunity to chat with her.

March 11, 2021

Fly-A-Way: A Board Game by Tuber

Tuber’s love for design and storytelling has brought them to a completely new place—the world of board games.

September 06, 2020

Amazing Ash & Superhero Ah Ma: Available for Preorder

Difference Engine is incredibly proud to present Melanie Lee & Arif Rafhan's new middle grade graphic novel, Amazing Ash & Superhero Ah Ma!

September 06, 2020

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What would you say to a river demon in Tokyo? Find out what happens in Daryl Qilin Yam's Kappa Quartet! Sorta Scary Singapore Stories is now available online - complete with audiobook snippets!

August 19, 2020

Difference Engine’s Feature in The Straits Times

Saw some familiar faces from the Potato family in the news today? Difference Engine was featured in The Straits Times!

August 01, 2020

The Makers Club: Digital Launch

Difference Engine, a Potato company, is proud to present the digital launch of The Makers Club: Game On!, the first book in a new graphic novel series that aims to inspire kids to explore STEAM topics and maker culture.

May 29, 2020

The Last Days of American Crime: Netflix Launch

Executively produced by Matlock Stone in partnership with Radical Sudios and distributor Netflix, The Last Days of American Crime is a sci-fi and action crime thriller directed by Olivier Megaton and starring Emmy-nominated actor Edgar Ramirez.

May 28, 2020