Illuminating tale of bringing light to Ghana

Illuminating tale of bringing light to Ghana

Bright Lights, No City

by Max Alexander



Sunday, 19 August, 2012, 11:36am

Don't forget to pack a flashlight - to kill germs

Disinfectant for cleaning wounds is an essential part of any first-aid kit for soldiers or outdoorsy types heading out on an expedition. But now, instead of alcohol swabs, they could soon be packing a small portable device that safely sprays plasma on an injury to disinfect it.

6 May 2012 - 12:00am

Creative combination adds brilliance to security device

A new idea can be generated from the combination of existing ones. Protronic (Far East) won the grand award in Consumer Product Design at the Hong Kong Awards for Industries by adding a flashlight to a digital video recorder (DVR).

24 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Local brilliance lights up Athens Olympics

When the lights dimmed on the Olympic Games and the stadium became a sea of flashlights, Hong Kong designer Stephen Yung Tai-yin could not help but feel a little proud.

'The whole world was watching ... it was a special moment for us,' the 36-year-old businessman said.

30 Aug 2004 - 12:00am