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Classes of Computers

PC sales continue to defy global trend

Personal computer sales on the mainland are forecast to expand at about triple the global growth rate this year, spurred by the strong domestic economy and robust demand from its commercial sector.

Thursday, 19 July, 2012, 12:00am

Lenovo closer to pulling the plug on rival HP's lead

Lenovo has inched nearer to becoming the world's top personal computer supplier this year after closing the market share gap with Hewlett-Packard in the second quarter.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Ultra-thin laptops

MacBook Air

22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Where to launch a fancy dragon-themed vodka (in the Year of the Dragon)? Dragon-i, of course

No stranger to ostentatious parties, Dragon-i was the place to be last week for the launch of Royal Dragon's new vodka collection. As the Jamie Foxx party anthem Blame it (On the Alcohol) aptly echoed into the wee hours, partygoers included model Ana Rivera, restaurateur Bonnie Gokson, fashion blogger Denise Lai, Cove and Zue Overly, Nisa Huber and Olivia Buckingham.

27 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Tablet puts power in young hands

The recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas saw new super-slim 'ultrabook' laptops, smartphones and tablets hit the headlines, but it was one rather low-spec example that won the battle for hearts and minds.

27 Jan 2012 - 12:00am



8 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Apple tops list of workers' dream jobs

Apple, the maker of the successful iPhone and iPad, has leapfrogged China Mobile and other large mainland firms in a new survey of the most ideal company to work for on the mainland.

23 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook

While its sleek silver aluminium look and feel, and the fact that it is only 1.3-cm thick, obviously conjures up visions of the Macbook Air, the Acer Aspire S3 is definitely much more than an Air wannabe.

23 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Don't be a slouch

Dr Sophia Ng Mo-tack doesn't have to go far from her chiropractic office in Central to see potential patients. She sees them everywhere she goes. On the MTR, in coffee shops, sitting on benches in Hong Kong Park and wandering around shopping malls.

21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Hosepipes are no match for armed, angry pirates in a merchant ship attack

Once again we read about the perhaps understandable hysteria related to placing armed security teams on board merchant ships ('Ships told to arm against pirates', August 9).

17 Aug 2011 - 12:00am