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  1. Cypress switches on to a smart way to live - using your phone

    Posted Apr 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to simply reach out to the bedside table, pick up your mobile phone and punch in a couple of keys to turn off the lights - or turn on the air-conditioner. Patrick Shum, chairman of Cypress Group, believes such hi-tech aids are sought after by many people in Hong Kong. And in anticipation of what it sees as huge potential in the smart living market, the company - a Singaporean subsidiary ...

  2. Unproved phone dangers heighten need for caution

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

    ... Your report 'Researchers refuse to hang up on mobile phone safety debate' (February 21) outlined the ambiguous results of investigations into the safety of mobile phone usage. It will come as no surprise to readers to learn that research funded by mobile phone manufacturers tends to result in a 'no danger' claim. Similar, and equally spurious, claims were made ...

  3. Let's be environmentally smart

    Posted Feb 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I am writing in response to the article 'School Earth Hour' (Young Post, February 20). I agree that young people in Hong Kong should be more active about social issues, both local and international. I also agree that we should be more concerned ...

  4. Shopping gets easier with two-in-one smart card

    Posted Aug 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com Hongkongers and mainlanders will be able to travel or shop in Hong Kong and six Guangdong cities with one electronic card next year, after smart card companies in both regions signed an agreement to issue a two-in-one card. The deal between Lingnan Tong and Octopus to issue the card was among five Hong Kong-Guangdong collaboration agreements ...

  5. Smart way to get on in the ministry of silly ideas

    Posted May 29th 2009, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... Hong Kong is crammed full of hard-working and smart people who have transformed this so-called 'barren rock' into an international centre. So why are they so rigorously excluded from ...

  6. 'Smart' plug points way to energy-saving future

    Posted Apr 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai A Hong Kong-British partnership has created the world's first 'smart' electric power plug to tap the growing market for energy-efficient devices which, the industry says, has virtually unlimited potential. The plug, which is called the Intelliplug, automatically cuts off the power supply to any electrical appliances that go into standby mode. That can ...

  7. Smart power

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Anthony Cheung

    ... By becoming a global education hub, Hong Kong can groom a generation of international ambassadors, writes Anthony Cheung Developing Hong Kong as a regional education hub is part of the government's new game plan to make the most of the city's de ...

  8. Smart money on Pocket to strike from good gate

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell It's been a quiet season by the championship standards of John Size but the reigning premier handler could rekindle that winning feeling at headquarters this afternoon where he has a number of winning chances across the programme. Early m ...

  9. Hongkongers are more sophisticated, bag maker says

    Posted Feb 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... customisation of their bags, all done via an iPhone app or, more mundanely, over the internet. Customers using the new service can then physically enter the shop and confirm the customised stitching ...

  10. Hi-tech system keeps tabs on children

    Posted Aug 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... are automatically sent to parents' mobile phones when pupils place a smart-card on a pad as they enter and leave school, using the School Family SMS Solution. It also enables teachers to send text ...




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