It all started from this article
9-year-old writes iPhone app
in the popular blog
The Singapore iPhone Guide
. A few days later, Ding Wen started to receive interview invitations for his love of the iPhone and Apple IIGS... Then it appeared in Singapore newspaper, showing a live working Apple IIGS showing pictures on TV, and also an iPhone showing a painting of Apple IIGS:
Then in Malaysia newspapers:
Another article appeared in another Singapore newspaper, this time Apple IIGS is shown on an emulator running on iMac.
All of the sudden, Ding Wen - the world youngest Apple IIGS programmer - becomes very popular. and Apple IIGS is still back into the limelight - in the year 2009.