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  1. In Brief

    Posted Jun 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Games sponsorship ruled out Public money would not be spent on sponsoring riders to compete in the 2008 Paralympic equestrian event, permanent secretary for home affairs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor told the home affairs panel. ...

  2. One World, One Dream

    Posted Aug 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ...... were the four English words chosen from 210,000 entries to capture the ideals of the 2008 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The slogan reflects the essence and universal values of the Olympic spirit- unity, friendship, progress, harmony, participation and dreaming. ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Smartphone games are killing gaming consoles

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... Jamie Carter lifestyle@scmp.com Ahead of the game Is the vogue for smartphone games killing the games console? It's been six years since Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft launched their Wii, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 games consoles. Now sales have stalled. Web-enabled devices such as phones, tablets and laptops are partly to blame. These make it easy for anyone to discover ...

  4. Radio tags may shine in Olympic spotlight

    Posted Aug 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... BIEN PEREZ With the hype over its role in the supply chain fading, radio frequency identification (RFID) technology could make a big splash at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. ... Organising Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad, UPS will develop and execute the logistics operating plan for the event. UPS was a global sponsor of the Olympic Games from 1995 to 2000. ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China taking the innovation game to the West

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by DAN STEINBOCK

    ... Dan Steinbock Dan Steinbock says emerging Asia, led by China, may soon leapfrog the West and Japan in the innovation race, judging by both the number of patents filed and R&D spending Up the value chain If, just half a decade ago, you had asked leadin ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Disabled sailor explores sea with remotely operated vehicle

    Posted May 26th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... in para-equestrian dressage competitions around the world. He was initially selected to take part in the London Paralympics as part of Hong Kong's equestrian team, but was later ruled ineligible ...

  7. Zik headphones pack game-changing tech into sleek design

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Much was made of the design last Thursday at their unveiling at the W Hotel, but more impressive than aesthetics was their game-changing technology. Entirely wireless, you can sync to your ...

  8. Fun and games can bring science to life

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on to become the scientists they set out to be, and it is a long and tough journey. But that got me thinking about how life is so similar to the games that we all play. And scientists could be the biggest gamers of all. When it comes to comparing gamers to scientists, the case is a compelling one. To do well in a game, a player must test it using the tools at their disposal. What works ...

  9. Lots of fun and games

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Leon Lee New trend on the web WeTopia An addictive feature of Facebook games is that they let you collect coins or points after certain achievements. These rewards can get you hooked on playing more and more towards credits you can earn to unlock fun new features of a game. WeTopia has taken this strategy and put it to good use in the real world. In the game developed by Sojo ...

  10. Memory game too boring to inspire anything other than forgetfulness

    Posted Feb 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... scientists to improve this faculty. So I started playing the game, which comprises an expanding grid where you are briefly shown a pattern of blocked-out squares, and you then repeat the pattern to the best of your ability on the next screen by touching the same squares in the clean grid. It starts with a three-by-three grid and expands to a five-by-five grid in 15 rounds per game. I realise ...




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