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  1. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    Greedy Shanghai taxi drivers show the 'evil' side of new technology

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 02:59am by George Chen

    ... it extremely difficult to hail a taxi on the street There were many accounts and complaints about how elderly people in Shanghai felt completely lost when they tried to hail a taxi on the street ... but of course those marketing efforts will not last forever. As a result, those who don't use taxi-booking apps find it extremely difficult to hail a taxi on the street in Shanghai. It shows how ...

  2. Star trek

    Posted Oct 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China has hailed the launch of its first lunar orbiter as a milestone in the country's space exploration. Should the launch be hailed a source of national pride, or could the money have been better spent? Write to us. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hong Kong courtrooms now permit tweeting, texting

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 11:58am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Move to allow text-based messaging hailed as a step towards open justice by scholars, who want 'bizarre' ban on drawing and photography lifted ... and send e-mail messages. They hailed the move as a step towards open justice, and urged the government to go further and review its “bizarre” ban on sketching and photography in courts and even ...

  4. Bill Gates to hail lab achievements in HK speech

    Posted Aug 12th 2008, 12:00am by Dan Kadison

    ... Dan Kadison The Convention and Exhibition Centre will swing its doors open tonight for Bill Gates. The Microsoft chairman is scheduled to speak during the 'Microsoft Research Asia 10th Anniversary Innovation Forum' - an invitation-only event tha ...

  5. New era?

    Posted Dec 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Controversial plans to pull down the never-occupied Hunghom Peninsula have been scrapped. It has been hailed a victory for people power, but does the saga herald a new era for development issues in Hong Kong? Share your views. Write to us. ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - MUSIC

    Spotify launches in Hong Kong

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by Charley Lanyon

    ... was hailed as a game changer. For a music industry plagued by illegal downloads, Spotify offered users both easy access to online tracks and a way to contribute financially, either through ad ...

  7. News - China - AVIATION

    Guangzhou army officer suspended over assault on flight attendant

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... was hailed as a victory by internet users. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Enhance protective measures for cloud technology, expert urges

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com 'Beef up protection for cloud technology' Security breaches in "cloud technology" - hailed as a sturdy and inexpensive storage and network solution - have prompted a local expert to urge users to step up protective measures for files stored in remote data banks. "Occasional incidents have shown that internet users cannot ...

  9. Daya Bay begins quest to find cosmic answers

    Posted Aug 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in one of its busiest road tunnels, Aberdeen Tunnel, for the experiments. The lab will provide support for the Daya Bay project. US scientific media have hailed the project for representing ...

  10. Games weather role

    Posted Sep 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to six hours ahead of the possibility of hail, severe gusts, rainstorms and lightning hitting Beijing. Meanwhile, a webpage has been developed for the Hong Kong windsurfing team to gauge wind ...




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