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  1. Buying happiness

    Posted Feb 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Abid Rahman February is quite simply an awful month for me. In just 28 days it contains Valentine's Day and my mother's and sister's birthdays. All three of which I consistently forget, alienating the women in my life within the space of a few days. It's not my fault though; I just don't buy into these corporate gift card holidays celebrating capitalist ...

  2. Internet vigilantes

    Posted Mar 08th 2009, 12:00am by David Frazier

    ... the 14-year-old's home address, phone number and all sorts of other personal information. A 'hate group' on Facebook with more than 2,700 members lists his mother's and father's office ... such as Catster.com. Pet owners quickly flagged the clip as violent and asked YouTube officials to take it down, which the site did within a day. But the cat lovers still had their whiskers up and many called ...

  3. Mum's the word

    Posted May 14th 2007, 12:00am by Steve Schechter

    ... STEVE SCHECHTER Buying the right gift for Mother's Day is a challenge. Flowers are beautiful but wither in three days and are forgotten in four. Chocolates are great but are consumed in a day and you'll be yelled at about 24 hours after that when mum stands on the scales. Hot chocolate One chocolate you can safely buy for your mother is a stylish handset from LG ...

  4. Strokes of genius

    Posted Apr 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I think that's what's struck a chord.' Eldridge was six years old when she first developed a love of make-up, delving into her mother's kit of Mary Quant products. 'I used to spend a lot of time drawing textures on paper. I loved drawing faces,' says Eldridge, currently the global creative director at Boots No7. But when her mother's friend bought her ...

  5. Too much information

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... reveal the type, model and colour of his car and, if needs be, find out his mother's address. I even know how many tattoos he has and where they are on his body. My interest in Mark would ... second-guess his music and movie choices, which restaurant he will go to for dinner and his next holiday destination. At any given time of day or night, I have a good idea where Mark- not his real ...

  6. Beware the killer mouse

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... of my front door, I hear a sharp click. Then, to the strains of my mother's voice telling me that I am a very naughty boy, a mechanical hand firmly spanks my bottom. Peter Kammerer ... is heading. I can hardly wait for the day when I get a phone call at 1am from my mother in Australia, telling me she has just been checking out my front door and noticed that I was having trouble ...

  7. GPS-enabled handsets could be a matter of life or death

    Posted Nov 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... disappearance on October 10 sparked a citywide search. Unfortunately, her body was discovered 20 days later in a tightly sealed cardboard carton, hidden among thick undergrowth at the bottom of a steep slope. Her alleged murderer, a 23 year-old Malaysian worker, was a friend of her mother';s. This sad incident sends a sombre reminder that no matter how independent and resourceful our ...

  8. Business - Economy

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

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

    ... Patrick Low While some have blamed recent job losses on productivity gains, spurning innovation is a recipe for slower growth and even decline High cost of job protection A popular view these days is that robots and labour-saving technologies are destroying jobs and creating a growing group of disillusioned people who harbour a deepening sense of alienation from society. If true, ...

  9. Taiwan chipmaker targets US$150m from listing in Tokyo

    Posted Apr 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... yen. The shares will start trading on Thursday. The shares will trade on Tokyo's 'Mother';s Board', an exchange aimed at attracting rapidly growing companies. Xinhua Finance, ...

  10. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    Shenzhen Metro shuts off 3G service for a day after trains inexplicably stop

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN, He Huifeng

    ... Stephen Chen and He Huifeng Smartphone users in limbo as metro lines pull plug on data services to probe link between frequency's use and trains suddenly stopping 3G service halt angers Shenzhen rail users Passengers on two Shenzhen subway lines crie ...




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