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  1. Little demand for online interpreter

    Posted Feb 21st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang An online service the government designed to help shoppers interpret nutrition labels has only attracted about 20 visits a day. The 'nutrition label widget' on the government's website allows users to compare the nutrition content of food products, even if they are presented in different units- labels can list items per 100g or per serving size. The widget also ...

  2. Business - Economy

    Trade-off between productivity gains and job losses isn't so simple

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 02:06pm by PATRICK LOW

    ... productivity and replacing jobs in both blue- and white-collar occupations, from warehousing and despatching to retail, accounting, legal and other business services. Artificial intelligence, 3-D ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hong Kong courtrooms now permit tweeting, texting

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

    ... next Legal and media scholars have praised the judiciary’s decision to allow live text-based communication from court – paving the way for journalists and members of the public to tweet ... according to HKU legal scholar Professor Simon Young Ngai-man. “You can do the drawing in another room so it’s not the fact of the picture itself that’s problematic,” Young says. “Then what ...

  4. Harsher penalties for cybercrime

    Posted Aug 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Procuratorate jointly issued a legal interpretation on Monday that will make the purchase, sale and cover-up of illegally obtained computer data a criminal offence. People who obtain more than 5,000 ... an analyst on information technologies and telecommunication, said the new interpretation was urgently needed, especially as smartphone usage was growing more prevalent. 'In our phones, ...

  5. Legal website to educate youth

    Posted Apr 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a legal information website (youth.clic.org.hk). It provides free legal information on more than 60 offences and legal issues concerning youngsters. Visitors can learn about legal issues on a wide range of offences, such as internet crimes, school bullying and shoplifting. Legal information is presented in a question and answer format, with answers written in plain language. Online videos ...

  6. Film-sharing pirate will appeal to highest court

    Posted Dec 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that the case had to be discussed in the top court because it involved legal arguments on the interpretation of the Copyright Ordinance that had not been considered or discussed in any jurisdiction in the world before. He said the interpretation of the ordinance that led to the criminal prosecution against Chan was in question and that the issue was of 'great general importance'. ...

  7. News - China - CHENGDU

    University uses location-based solutions to catch curfew breakers

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 03:52pm by Ernest Kao

    ... “the sleep checker” and criticised the software for being a blatant invasion of privacy. Legal experts, however, say the rather limited range of the tracking system means it is not privacy invading in a legal sense. According to the Daily report, students have already found ways to flout the system, including getting a roommate to help them sign in on a web-based version ...

  8. BitTorrent plans legal Chinese film service

    Posted May 21st 2006, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Hong Kong companies in talks about using file-sharing technology to reduce illegal online traffic in movies Using BitTorrent software to download Chinese-language films could be legal ... which ones. 'They've been very receptive. Everyone knows what BitTorrent is. If there's a way for them to protect their films and distribute their films legally, making the money ...

  9. The legal perspective

    Posted Feb 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The withdrawal of charges against Chung Yik-tin has raised questions over the effectiveness of existing laws related to the internet. James To Kun-sun said a difficult issue arose from the case. 'Under the current law and regulations, people can dist ...

  10. Google news site hit by legal row over copyright

    Posted Sep 11th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy Local media warn of action but the US web search giant presses on with service Google forged ahead with its news website despite threats of legal action and allegations by local ... the website].' Ms Frost refused to comment on the legal issues but described Google's news service as a 'digital newsstand'. 'When you go to a newsstand, there are hundreds ...




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