The difference between rich and poor people during Coronavirus outbreaks.May 5, 2020
Coronavirus outbreak make people have to stay at home to keep social distancing some of them are working at home but not all of them. For example shop assistant, people who work in hospital, messengers and postal workers. which they have to face a lot of people and they have a high risk contact. And during the lockdown it effected on economic because resturant, pub and salon have to be close and what about their employees? some of them get fired and some of them got salary cut.
It make such a huge gap between this two classes, while rich people enjoy staying at home but poor suffers from the cost that they need to pay including water bills, power bills, food and their home rental. The gorvernment is giving 5000 baht compensation to thai people because many of them have lost their jobs. They are struggling to make ends meet, they are hoping to get by with this money. Now people are talking about the lady she posted on her Facebook comparing that 5000 baht to coins she has found behind her refrigerator like it is nothing, after being havily criticized by netizen she deleted her post.
Meanwhile, This women was ate poison right in front of the Ministry of Finance because she has no money left and she did not recived 5000 baht compensation from the government. She lost her job because of Covid-19 and she have to pay the bills. People around her anger about the complicated processes to recive the compensation from governmet and not everyone can access to the internet and register it.
Quarantine activities to relax from the anxiety
Streaming music, or more accurately streaming audio, is a way of delivering sound — including music — without requiring you to download files from the internet. Music services like Spotify, Joox, and Apple Music use this method to provide songs that can be enjoyed on all types of devices.
YouTube Music vs Apple Music vs Spotify vs Joox: Which Is the Best Music Streaming Service in Thailand
1. Apple Music
Apple Music offers millions of streaming songs. It also blends your personal music catalog with on-demand streaming and live radio, all in one place. Other features are Podcast, music video and you can watch concert on apple music too! At the moment, Apple offers a three-month free trial, though signs are beginning to emerge that the company is thinking of scaling this back to just one month. After the trial period, the service will cost you 129 baht per month, or 199 baht per month for a family plan that accommodates up to six members. Moreover, if you are student in the university, apple music will cost you only 69 baht per month. You can pay it via credit card, debit card, TrueMoney and network service provider bill.
Spotify Free will choose the artist, album, playlist, or song that you’d like to listen to. Aside from ads every few songs, Spotify doesn’t lock anything out of its free tier. If you’re into social features, you’ll have full access to song sharing and checking out what your friends are listening to. Spotify premiun is where Spotify really shines. Premium is the only paid tier that Spotify offers; it dropped the old Unlimited plan years ago. With Premium, you don’t see any ads (audio or visual) at all. After one month free trial, the service will cost you 129 baht per month, or 199 baht per month for a family plan that accommodates up to six members, for those who are student, you will get 50 percent sale for 1 year.
Aside from removing the ads, Premium also unlocks full access on your mobile devices. You can listen to any song anytime on your phone the same way that you listen on your desktop. Since you’re not limited to shuffling anymore, you can skip tracks, access Radio, and see everything the app has to offer. You’ll also enjoy the high-quality streaming that Premium offers. By default, the player runs at 160kbps on desktop; Premium allows you to up this to 320kbps, which is the best compression rate you’ll actually notice.
If you like Thai songs, this is the right on for you. Joox has every kind of Thai song such as pop, hiphop and country songs. For JOOX services, there will have so many cool playlist divied by mood, time period and the hitest songs of the artist. not only Thai songs but JOOX also has K-pop and many international song. You can also watch concerts from famous artist that specially organized for JOOX. it also has karaoke feature, you can sing and share it to your friends. But it doesn’t have a family plan, if anyone wants to be VIP user for free, you have to share the song on your social media and you can listen to an unlimited number of high quality music for 12 hours. After three months trial, the cost of VIP service are 69 baht per week, 129 baht per month , 349 baht per 3 months, 639 baht per 6 months and 1099 baht per year.
4. Youtube Music
YouTube Music was originally announced it came bundled together with YouTube Red (Google’s premium ad-free YouTube service). The service was primarily geared towards those people who didn’t use GPM and instead just searched YouTube for music, which was a lot of people. How many? Well, considering Despacito alone is currently sitting at 5.7 billion plays, it’s safe to assume that it was a crazy-large number.
Youtube Music allows you to stream music from the YouTube application, Premium user will be able to play music in the background. And you can download to listen it offline as well. Now officially available in Thailand and there is a service charge 129 baht per month, or 199 baht per month for a family plan which is up to members. And for iOS are 209 baht per month and 309 baht per month for a family plan.
Watch some movie
The future of TV, movies, and home entertainment feels like it’s changing by the day, thanks to the impact of the digital revolution. Let me recomend the application to watch the movie during self quarantine at home!
Netflix is a streaming service that allows our members to watch a wide variety of award-winning TV shows, movies, documentaries and many more by internet-connected devices. With Netflix, you can enjoy unlimited ad-free viewing of our content. There’s always something new to discover, and more TV shows and movies are added every month! and of cause the service will charge you monthly too! you can view in Standard Definition (SD), High Definition (HD), or Ultra High Definition (UHD).
- Mobile Plan: 1 mobile or tablet screen plan with SD (watch on 1 mobile or tablet device at a time, Standard Definition)NOTE: Supported on Android devices with Android OS 5.0 (Lollipop) or higher, and on iOS devices with iOS 12.0 or higher.
- Basic Plan: 1 screen plan with SD (watch on 1 device at a time, Standard Definition)
- Standard Plan: 2 screen plan with HD (watch on 2 devices at the same time, High Definition when available)
- Premium Plan: 4 screen plan with HD/UHD 4K (watch on 4 devices at the same time, includes High Definition and Ultra High Definition when available)
2. iTunes Movie
iTunes is not only a useful tool for you to manage your music library or sync your iOS devices with computer, it also provides millions of movies and TV Shows for you to download for enjoying. You can purchase the movies or TV shows you want to watch and then download them to your local iTunes Library. And also, you can rent the movie from iTunes Store. The cost are different from 79 – 499 baht
Now you can see, every entertainment has its cost