Fifty-one retail brands set up shop in the city, according to a study by CBRE Global Research & Consulting, which monitored more than 300 new retail openings across Asia-Pacific in 2012.Wednesday, 8 May, 2013, 2:33am
Media-monitoring firm admanGo reported that total advertising expenditure in the city rose 13 per cent from HK$36.03 billion in 2011, despite weak market sentiment caused by the sluggish economy.31 Jan 2013 - 5:20am
The mainland is the world's fastest-growing brand licensing market and exports of branded products are rising rapidly. But the industry faces severe problems of piracy, said speakers at a recent licensing conference.14 Jan 2013 - 3:01am
The creative duo behind Proenza Schouler are leading anew generation of American design, writes Tessa Chan.26 Oct 2012 - 11:11pm
Emily the Strange: Piece of Mind By Rob Rener and Jessica Gruner Published by HarperCollins Children's Books ISBN 978 0 00 745400615 Aug 2012 - 11:03pm
Meizu Technology, one of the world's fastest-growing mobile-phone manufacturers, aims to become the third-largest Chinese smartphone brand by the end of this year and start its foray into international markets next year.26 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
There are many portable media players (PMPs) on the market, but there are a few challenges when it comes to playing videos. For example, high-definition videos will not play smoothly on most models without some kind of conversion on a PC.26 Mar 2010 - 12:00am
Be warned. Listening to some MP3 players at full volume - as loud as standing near a jet engine - can damage one's hearing in a little more than seven minutes.
The Consumer Council tested 27 MP3 players and found that in eight, the maximum volume exceeded 100 decibels. Two iPod models were among the loudest.16 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
Portable media player (PMP) maker iriver is entering the portable computing market with its new D50 model, a device that combines multimedia capabilities, wireless connectivity and a full Qwerty keyboard.5 Apr 2009 - 12:00am
What better way to start the Year of the Ox than with cow merchandise?
Launched just in time for the Lunar New Year, the Creative Zen Moo Plus is a cute little toy if you're bored of more hi-tech devices from brands like Apple.25 Jan 2009 - 12:00am
Life is never black or white, so why should your MP3 player be any different? Singapore-based Creative Technology wants you to infuse some colour with its Zen Neeon player. Thanks to Creative Stik-On skins available at asia.creative.com/zen, the Zen Neeon can change its looks easily when the inclination for a new design strikes you.30 Aug 2005 - 12:00am
Jessica Ng Ting-yiu, 16, St Paul's Convent School
Brand/Model: Nokia 6610
How much? $1,500
Ringtones: 'The theme music from the Japanese animation Kiki's Delivery Service. I like Hayao Miyazaki's animations. My previous ringtone was the music from his film Laputa: Castle in the Sky.'21 Aug 2005 - 12:00am
Forget fast food. Enjoy your favourite takeaway movie on the new Archos AV 740 mobile digital video recorder.
The device enables direct recording from your television or DVD player without using a computer. It comes with a docking pad that connects directly to your video source for easy recording using its TV docking pad.15 Aug 2005 - 12:00am
Samsung Digimax i5: Like many super-thin digital cameras, the Digimax i5 features3 Jul 2005 - 12:00am
Apple's iPod is almost synonymous with the hard disk-drive MP3 player, and with good reason: it got there first, looks hip and delivers quality sound.
But it is no longer alone. Competitors challenging its default status have emerged and multiplied like optical mouses.
Samsung now makes them. So too do Aiwa, Rio and iRiver.12 Oct 2004 - 12:00am