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  1. Linux wins official backing in HK

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... A year after the mainland declared support for the Linux computer operating system, the Hong Kong government has launched its own campaign to promote its adoption by business and the public sector. The campaign mirrors government-backed Linux promotions in Australia, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, India and the Philippines. Unlike the proprietary Microsoft Windows ...

  2. Democracy calls or cooking courses, some decency is in order

    Posted Jan 31st 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo You have heard of 'delay no more', a homonym for a rather rude Cantonese curse. Even a fashion accessories chain has been named after it. Now, there is 'delay cooking', courtesy of gay rights group Nutong Xueshe. Its Web TV service, G Spot- sorry, I mean G Dot- has been running a 'delay' cooking course, but be careful of some of its recipes. ...

  3. Next Windows worm could be devastating, say experts

    Posted Sep 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... A loophole in the Windows operating system could lead to a devastating attack far worse than the Blaster worm which affected millions of computers worldwide last month. A general alert was issued yesterday by the government-funded Hong Kong Computer Emerg ...

  4. Next Windows worm could be devastating

    Posted Sep 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... A loophole in the Windows operating system could lead to a devastating attack far worse than the Blaster worm which affected millions of computers worldwide last month. A general alert was issued on Monday by the government-funded Hong Kong Computer Emerg ...

  5. love life's not up to much? Sleep on it

    Posted Mar 26th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Drug giant Eli Lilly's anti-impotence pill Cialis must be running against some stiff competition that it has to offer what amounts to 'a buy-one, get-one-free' kind of deal. Sales people have been spotted outside Causeway Bay MTR station handing out flyers and packs of tissues- how appropriate!- promoting the drug. Apparently, for the next two weeks, ...

  6. Virtual girlfriend plays hard to get

    Posted Jan 14th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... ALEX LO She was supposed to be virtually yours by now- but not just yet. The failure of high-bandwidth 3G phones to attract a large number of users has forced the Hong Kong inventors of the world's first virtual girlfriend on mobile phones to put her on hold until April. And by the time she is ready for courtship, her bandwidth capacities will come down a grade or two- instead of 3G, ...

  7. Strange tale of poverty and drugs ended in airport siege

    Posted Dec 24th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo Believe it or not, asylum seeker's claims of adventure are impossible to verify He says he grew up orphaned with two older brothers in the infamous Golden Triangle and knew no other life than farming opium poppies. His village of 200 people is in northern Thailand but he claims it cannot be found on most maps. The villagers subsist on growing and selling opium ...

  8. Fare war looms as Jetstar Asia flies cut-price from Singapore

    Posted Dec 15th 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... Joseph Lo Low operating costs, efficient aircraft use and packing in passengers key to cheap flights Singapore's latest entrant in the low-cost airline sector, Jetstar Asia, says it is not concerned about a looming fare war on the Hong Kong-Singapore route, despite increasingly competitive pricing by airlines already flying between the two cities. Jetstar, which is 49 per cent owned ...

  9. Swinging 10th anniversary

    Posted Nov 25th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Jenkins

    ... 'We have enjoyed a superb season so far and the outlook for the rest of the year and beyond is very bright,' Kyi Hla Han tells Alex Jenkins The tournament will be celebrating its ... been tremendous and we are eagerly awaiting some new events in the new 2005 season,' said Han who this year changed his base from Hong Kong to Singapore. Since its inception, the number ...

  10. Singapore publisher targets HK printers

    Posted Jul 07th 2003, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... from Hong Kong and the mainland, the Singapore-listed printing firm said it would spend another $500 million on new acquisitions. SNP chief executive Yeo Chee Tong said Hong Kong printers were ... was founded as the government printing office of Singapore, was privatised in 1973 and is 55 per cent owned by Singapore Technologies. Since its restructuring in 1999, the year Mr Yeo joined as chief ...




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