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Apple brings new iPad to mainland

Apple is poised to tighten its grip on the mainland's fast-growing media tablet market, with the domestic release of the company's third-generation iPad next Friday.

Thursday, 12 July, 2012, 12:00am

Apple brings new iPad to mainland

Apple is poised to tighten its grip on the mainland's fast-growing media tablet market, with the domestic release of the company's third-generation iPad next Friday.

12 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Apple tribute attracts 180,000 fans

A Hong Kong student is overwhelmed after his design posted on the internet as a tribute to Apple genius Steve Jobs generated a massive 180,000 responses.

Jonathan Mak Long, 19, whose artwork features a silhouette of Jobs as the 'bite' in the Apple logo, was deluged by 'like' and 'share' hits on the Tumblr network.

8 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Budget bytes

Building your own computer may seem like a daunting task, but for hardcore gamers and people who are serious about computers, building one themselves or having one custom made is the only way to go.

24 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Lucky break leads to success

Leafing through a copy of Malcolm Gladwell's recent best-seller, Outliers, Andrew Macintosh found he had no trouble accepting one of the book's central theses. It contends that success in life is not just a function of innate ability, IQ and a reasonable amount of hard work.

20 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Lenovo clings to market lead as HP narrows gap in sales

Lenovo Group's lead in Asia's personal computer market nearly vanished in the first quarter, with main rival Hewlett-Packard closing the gap amid a challenging economy and the mainland company's seasonal Lunar New Year slowdown.

21 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

MSI NetOn AP1900

For those who don't like the small displays of netbooks, MSI has launched the NetOn, a desktop version of the ultra-slim PC for more or less the same price.

20 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Rivalries abound - just ask Buddha

Australians were not just battling their cousins from across the Ditch yesterday, they were also having a go at each other.

The rivalry is especially heated between NSW and Queensland. Leading the battle for Queensland at the Indian Recreation Club was Chris 'Buddha' Handy, who took on Andrew Macintosh, a former Sydneysider and general manager of NAB Banking in Hong Kong.

2 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

digi-quest

Not long ago, I came across some cool-looking 'themes' for the Mac OS X interface on the Web.

I tried to find the site again but I cannot remember anything except a reference to something Egyptian. Can you help? Will installing a theme, which is just a design, harm my computer?

Sarah, Mid-Levels

23 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

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