Apple dragged back to court

It appears to be open season on Apple as a target of lawsuits on the mainland.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:08pm

Celestial closer to a bite of Apple's online market

Celestial Pictures aims to open the doors of Apple's digital media store for a vast global audience of smartphone and media tablet users to download Shaw Brothers' iconic martial arts movies onto their devices.

10 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Tech Support

UE Air Speaker (HK$3,290) by Logitech

Multi-Device audio dock (HK$7,990), by Samsung

LM9600 Cinema 3D Smart TV (HK$43,980) by LG

Delta Blues Amplifier, (HK$3,950), available at Kapok

Projector (HK$9,999) by BenQ

MM03i Bluetooth Handset (www.madeindesign.co.uk)

1 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Hi-tech future goes on show

From solar-powered chargers and sophisticated smartphone accessories to multitouch panels and virtual asset management solutions, Asia's largest spring electronics fair and concurrent International ICT Expo feature the latest products and services in the fields of electronics and information and communication technologies.

13 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Angry Birds Space

If there are pigs in space, the Angry Birds can't be far behind.

Angry Birds Space was launched at the dizzyingly high Sky 100 Hong Kong Observation Deck recently - the highest celebration to publicise the new game, which also staged events in Beijing, Helsinki, Seattle and Tokyo.

1 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Record sales forecast as Apple rolls out third iPad version

When news spread last Wednesday that the third version of Apple's iPad would be launched this week, Andrea Leung was far from excited about the prospect of joining the crowds to buy the new media tablet.

5 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Apple, Proview urged to strike deal

US computer giant Apple has been told to consider a private settlement with Proview Technology (Shenzhen), the bankrupt computer display maker, before the Guangdong Higher People's Court hands down a final ruling on their dispute over the iPad trademark on the mainland.

1 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

iPad lawsuit raises the stakes for Apple

Apple's legal fight over the 'iPad' trademark is heating up, as a Taiwanese electronics company's lawsuit in the United States seeks to reclaim its international ownership of that brand from the technology giant.

29 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Internet radio

Revo - K2

3 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Innovation is risky, but stagnating can kill you

Desperate times call for desperate measures. With global economies facing the prospect of a 'double-dip recession', countries and businesses have to make difficult choices for their future. Options include maintaining the present state of affairs, or making drastic cutbacks, such as firing workers, to lower costs.

24 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

iPods to be replaced due to overheating battery

Apple has launched a global replacement programme for the first generation iPod nano due to the risk of the music player's battery overheating.

On its official website's support page, the company said that in very rare cases, the battery in the music player may overheat and pose a safety risk. The affected iPod nanos were sold between September 2005 and December 2006.

13 Nov 2011 - 12:00am


Look around Hong Kong, and we can easily see large-scale residential projects linked to a railway line, a shopping mall and a clubhouse with restaurants. Valais in the northern New Territories has shuttle buses to the mainland, while Parkview and Discovery Bay are also beautiful resorts. The services are payable, but users enjoy the convenience.

28 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Wanders never cease

The other evening at around 5pm I left home and set off from my village towards Sunset Peak.

I had loaded up my newly custom-moulded Osprey rucksack with five two-litre bottles of water and an old tent, bringing its weight to over 15kg. I carried my pink iPod in my left hand and a stick for the snakes in my right (I'm terrified of snakes).

18 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Miss Minimalist

Miss Minimalist by Francine Jay Anja Press (e-book)

16 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Jobs' image graces phone accessories in Shenzhen

Days after the death of Apple's cofounder, Steve Jobs, sellers of mobile phone accessories in Shenzhen are capitalising on the icon's popularity by selling unauthorised iPhone and iPad cases with Jobs' image.

The items quickly sprung up in Huaqiangbei, a hub for selling electronic products in the city.

13 Oct 2011 - 12:00am