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  1. iRiver E100

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... At first glance, iRiver's latest offering, the E100, offers nothing special. Despite its sharp, minimalist design and large, 2.4-inch colour display, its memory capacity options of 2GB, 4GB and 8GB, built-in radio and voice recorder, stereo speakers, and even its directional-pad user interface, are decidedly commonplace for players on the market today. A closer look, ...

  2. Huawei secures China Mobile project

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Telecommunications gear maker Huawei Technologies has been selected by China Mobile to build a network that will allow the carrier to offer more broadband services. The project involves the deployment of so-called wavelength division multiplexing infrastructure to cover major areas in the Yangtze River delta, including Shanghai, Nanjing and Hangzhou. ...

  3. Database surge electrifies HK

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Cremer Amid intensifying competition to attract and build new data centres, Hong Kong has a clear head start thanks to a couple of key advantages. The city suffers no risk of earthquakes and enjoys one of the world's most reliable supplies of el ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    Tapping the ocean's inexhaustible store of solar and lunar energy

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Tom Yam

    ... of all the world's freshwater rivers combined. And just as rivers are dammed to generate hydroelectricity, the ebb and flow of the tides can be harnessed to produce clean, renewable energy. ... greater density of water. However, tidal power plants are costlier to build than hydroelectric dams in rivers. They generate power for only about 10 hours a day as the tides move in and out. ...

  5. HK is best place in world to get fully connected

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Hong Kong has scored a global record in connectivity, with mobile phone subscriptions nearly double that of the city's population. Residents also enjoy the cheapest mobile phone tariffs in the world, at as littl ...

  6. Logistics costs up 18.5pc, report says

    Posted Jun 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... attraction of lower costs from moving west. Shipping goods 2,500 kilometres along the Yangtze River from Chongqing to Shanghai can take 15-22 days, depending on whether river maintenance is being ...

  7. Apple fans give new iPad a cool reception

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com The new iPad hype may be exceeding reality in Hong Kong, with the public unenthusiastic about the latest Apple product, if weak parallel import orders are to be judged. Lau Chi-kong, manager of G-World Mobile in Mong ...

  8. Johnson Electric profit hits US$187m

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... where labour rates have increased noticeably over the past couple of years. Johnson Electric said labour costs in the Pearl River Delta generally rose more than 20 per cent last year, ...

  9. Centre to study delta environment

    Posted Jun 26th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Baptist University has set up a centre dedicated to researching pollution and public environmental awareness in the Pearl River Delta region. Opened this week, the Sino-Forest Applied Research Centre for Pearl River Delta Environment will conduct studies on what contributes to the deterioration of the environment and what initiatives can be adopted to reverse the trend. ...

  10. HK firms pinching the purse on ads

    Posted Mar 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Amid concerns about a gloomy economic climate, just 42 per cent of managers said they planned to increase their advertising budgets this year, down 21 percentage points from last year, a new survey found. This is compared to 6 ...




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