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Word to the wise

The most common creative activity people do on their Macs is write. Be it poetry, prose, punditry, politicking, persuasion or just propelling an idea for the sake of a point, words 'get it done'.

Monday, 11 September, 2006, 12:00am

Celebrate 20 years with free downloads

In honour of the Mac's 20th anniversary and to celebrate the original 'computing for the rest of us' philosophy, this week's column is about really useful, free Mac software and stuff. It was inspired by the generosity of a website called 'dinc free fonts' (at www.girlswhowearglasses.com) that offers new fonts for all occasions.

17 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Celebrate 20 years with free downloads

In honour of the Mac's 20th anniversary and to celebrate the original 'computing for the rest of us' philosophy, this week's column is about really useful, free Mac software and stuff. It was inspired by the generosity of a website called 'dinc free fonts' (at www.girlswhowearglasses.com) that offers new fonts for all occasions.

16 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

HAND-HELD GROUND BREAKER

When it comes to hand-held electronic devices, Instant-Dict is recognised as Asia-Pacific's most popular provider of products used by consumers and the business community for education, entertainment, data storage and communication purposes.

12 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

Dickies break deadlock with double strike

A two-goal burst in a minute lifted Instant-Dict to a 2-0 victory over Rangers in last night's Hong Kong First Division match at Mongkok Stadium. But the manner in which the Dickies won was far from convincing as they had to endure a frustrating spell before finally breaking the deadlock in the 58th minute.

15 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Valley stay perfect with win over Instant-Dict

Champions Happy Valley maintained their 100 per cent record as they returned to the top of the Hong Kong First Division with an emphatic 2-0 victory over rivals Instant-Dict at Mongkok Stadium yesterday.

1 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

Golden goal sinks Dickies

South China completed a knockout trophy double when they defeated 10-man Instant-Dict 1-0 thanks to a golden goal from Poon Man-tik to win the FA Cup at Hong Kong Stadium last night.

26 May 1999 - 12:00am

Wong bags hat-trick as lowly Yee Hope crush Instant-Dict

Andy Wong Chi-keung fired a hat-trick as lowly Yee Hope thrashed 10-man Instant-Dict 4-0 to take their minds off withdrawing from the league for the moment.

Yee Hope last week threatened to pull out if certain conditions were not met by the Hong Kong Football Association, saying several refereeing decisions this season had gone against them.

25 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Instant sweep to victory

STRUGGLING First Division giants Instant-Dict revived their flagging fortunes by earning a semi-final berth in the Viceroy Cup thanks to a 3-0 victory over Kitchee at Mongkok Stadium last night.

22 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Super-sub Chan adds to Valley woes

A LATE goal from veteran Chan Fat-chi gave Instant-Dict a 1-0 win over Happy Valley in a Hongkong First Division match at Mongkok Stadium last night.

The 36-year-old striker was brought off the substitutes' bench in the 77th minute to add some punch to the Instant-Dict attack and did his job five minutes later with a trademark poacher's goal inside the Valley six-yard box.

17 Feb 1993 - 12:00am