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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - HEALTH

    Battle lines drawn on instant noodles after US study cites heart risks

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:30am by AP

    ... Associated Press US study linking the Asian staple of budget eating to an increased risk of heart disease has sparked a passionate South Korean defence Battle lines drawn on the instant noodle Instant noodles carry a broke-college-student aura in North America, but they are an essential, even passionate, part of life for many in South Korea, Hong Kong and across East Asia. A US ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Turning junk into gold: Business booms for Hong Kong vintage goods collectors

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau elaine.yau@scmp.com Local collectors are turning their passion for vintage goods and curios into thriving businesses For old time's sake Decked out with old cinema seats, ... a way around the obstacle. "We paid tea money to security guards to let us in. We also talked to the construction companies. They saw that by letting us walk off with the old furniture ...

  3. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Microsoft resists US order to turn over emails held overseas

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 06:02am by Reuters

    ... overseas to US prosecutors, but the software company said it would not release any emails while it appeals against the ruling. Chief Judge Loretta Preska of the US District Court in Manhattan had ... revenue from foreign customers worried that US law enforcement might win broad power to seize their data. Preska had delayed enforcement of the government's search warrant so Microsoft could ...

  4. News - Asia - ENVIRONMENT

    Burning rubbish worse for us and the planet than thought, study shows

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 02:56am by AP

    ... Associated Press in New Delhi Health and pollution impacts a lot bigger than was previously thought, study shows Effects of burning rubbish 'misjudged' Rampant burning of rubbish is throwing more pollution and toxic particles into the air than g ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: Lucky Us, by Amy Bloom

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 07:52am by MCT

    ... David Ulin Lucky Us: A Novel by Amy Bloom Random House The story of half-sisters Eva and Iris, who end up first in Hollywood and then in Brooklyn after having left their ne'er-do-well father in the early days of the second world war, Lucky Us is an attempt at an American picaresque in the style of, say, John Irving, or Amy Bloom's last novel, Away (2007). ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - GAMING

    Hong Kong gamers line up for rich pickings

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 10:28am by ALAN YU

    ... He's also thinking about starting his own business. Kim moved to the US in part for health reasons. At one point in South Korea, he spent eight months living with 24 other team members ... a prize pool of US$5 million for the winning team. A recent study by US research firm IHS found that viewers of e-sports spent 2.4 billion hours watching games last year, three times the amount ...

  7. Magazines - Style - FRONT ROW

    Fashion heirs who inherit family businesses have big shoes to fill

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 10:33pm by Kavita Daswani

    ... story Kavita Daswani Generations who inherit the family business have to keep the brand legacy alive while bringing additional strengths, writes Kavita Daswani Fresh heirs A couple ... edition of Universia Business Review, the European business publication, Italian management academics posed the question: "Why are luxury firms often family firms?" The article surmises ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Home and cultural identity difficult to pinpoint for third-culture kids

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 05:31pm by Mabel Sieh

    ... In today's globalised economy where companies relocate employees to different parts of the world for business reasons, the generation of third-culture kids keeps growing. Unlike many third culture ... consequences. Nevertheless, she has lived with some unhappy memories, like a high school assignment she still vividly remembers. "Our history teacher asked us to go home and ask our parents ...

  9. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - BRIEF ENCOUNTERS ALBERTO SCACCIONI

    Brief Encounters: Alberto Scaccioni

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 10:28am by Abid Rahman

    ... accidentally become something of a sartorial icon himself. Scaccione tells us about the role fashion plays in the Italian economy as well as about his days as a punk and leaving the world of academia ... to see that we are lazy, but not too much. We are loud, but not too much. You have to spend some time here to understand us and our products. I was born in Florence, but I'm in love ...

  10. Lifestyle - Technology

    Life less ordinary: gamers are eager to lead double lives again with The Sims 4

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm by Doretta Lau

    ... for Business. This latest game was developed by The Sims Studio. "We have a more concentrated art vision in this game than we've had in the past," says Rodiek, when asked how this product ... Emotion appears to be a key theme for this latest title. Can a video game teach us something about empathy? London-based Ilan Eshkeri, who has composed for films such as Kick-Ass, 47 Ronin ...




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