US President Barack Obama backs a new bill to revive an assault weapons ban, the White House said on Tuesday, fleshing out his response to a shocking school massacre.Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am
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Find words that mean: lived in the house of, was called for, a disease spread by the fleas of rats, unable to read24 Mar 2010 - 12:00am
Singer Olivia Newton-John will join a children's choir and orchestra to open the EuroChristmas extravaganza at the Expo Promenade of the Convention and Exhibition Centre on Friday.13 Dec 2000 - 12:00am
St Joseph's Anglo-Chinese School celebrated its 40th anniversary with two days of festivity, camaraderie, and a touch of solemnity.
Day One started with a prayer gathering, followed by a football match between the students and teachers for the Headmaster's Cup - which was won by the teachers.10 Apr 1998 - 12:00am
I saw your note on the Pilot PDA (personal digital assistant). US Robotics has a Macromedia presentation/demo on their homepage that can be downloaded if people want to try it out.
I saw an ad for the unit a few months ago but was not too impressed with the demo.
I know it is not your job to market their PDA but since I am considering it I have a few questions.13 Aug 1996 - 12:00am
MARKET reaction to the new class of hand-held machine known as personal digital assistants (PDAs) has been lukewarm at best.
But that has not dampened the enthusiasm of the Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC).8 Mar 1994 - 12:00am
FIVE years ago, Apple's chief executive Mr John Sculley put forward a vision of things to come; a five-minute video called the Knowledge Navigator. It simulated the possible working environment of the future.9 Mar 1993 - 12:00am
APPLE Computer said on Friday it plans to start shipping the first version of its much-awaited Newton hand-held computer by the middle of this year.
The device, which Apple has positioned as fitting in somewhere between full-blown personal computers and hand-held electronic datebooks, is expected to sell for about US$700 and be about the size of a videocassette.8 May 2015 - 4:21pm