Out shopping

Retro chic

Sunday, 25 July, 2010, 12:00am

Time to play

Video games form a multibillion-dollar industry that generates more money than Hollywood, and game developers are constantly vying for a bigger piece of the market.

That means better games for a wider range of people - literally something for everyone, regardless of your interests and skill level.

27 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

The goods

Power of the pen

11 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Get in the game

The release of Terminator Salvation in late May marked a dubious first: it was followed by the online release of a 72-minute downloadable animated film, Terminator Salvation: The Machinima Series, which was 'filmed' entirely inside the brand new Terminator Salvation video game.

19 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

Keen Talent heading for a starring role

THERE won't be much value on offer, but a return on your investment looks guaranteed when Keen Talent next visits the race course.

The Patrick Biancone-trained four-year-old was wide for a major part of the 1,600-metre, Class Three, fifth event, won by the Basil Marcus-ridden Kewins, and stuck on well to finish a good fourth, just 4.25 lengths from the winner.

19 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

HK 'halo jacket' rushed to China

A RESCUE team from Hongkong has used pioneering medical equipment to save the life of a geologist injured in a remote area of China.

It is believed the evacuation was the first time a ''halo jacket'' has been used in China to completely immobilise a broken neck and allow a patient to be moved safely.

19 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

Bring back Filipinas' favourite

WHY has Commercial Radio removed my favourite Saturday night programme Halo-Halo ATB in Tagalog and replaced it with Golden Songs of the Philippines ?

13 Apr 1993 - 12:00am

Please don't axe programme

I AM a Filipina maid working in Australia. I, and other maids I know here, are not allowed to watch television or to leave our employers' homes in order to meet our loved ones.

3 Apr 1993 - 12:00am

Play Halo again

I AM a Filipino and listen to various English radio stations. I was especially fond of Commercial Radio where I could listen to a programme specially designed for us, Halo Halo, on Saturday nights.

Now Commercial Radio has decided to axe it and I think this is unfair.

Halo Halo helps thousands of listeners.

28 Mar 1993 - 12:00am

Drama in the air as CR wields axe

AS THE axe hangs over Commercial Radio's English language service, the drama over staff cuts could be played out in the courtroom.

The Filipino community is the first to be hit by the impending shake-up at AM Alive, with presenter Michael Vincent getting the chop.

7 Mar 1993 - 12:00am