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Brilliant rumination on memory and being human

Brilliant rumination on memory and being human

In the great canon of science fiction, aliens are anthropomorphised in some way or other - from the Alien and E.T. to Yoda and the "greys" of Roswell fame.

Sunday, 23 September, 2012, 10:32am

Solaris: The Definitive Edition

Solaris: The Definitive Edition by Stanislaw Lem (read by Alessandro Juliani) Audible Frontiers (audiobook)

26 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Dell deal boosts Sun growth in mainland

A new alliance between United States-based computer makers Dell and Sun Microsystems is expected to significantly boost both their positions in the mainland's fast-growing server market, according to experts.

20 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Counter Revolution

Liven up bare counters with these quirky objects.


Clockwise from left: wine glass (HK$45) from Franc franc. Candleholder with bird (HK$85) from Franc franc. White glass with black floral plate (HK$135) from G.O.D. White lock keychain (HK$265) from Addiction. Floral napkin ring (HK$58) from Inside.


2 Nov 2007 - 12:00am


Starring: Misty Dawn Wilkins, David Hubbard, Kyle Smith, Dustin James Ashley, Debbie Doebereiner

Director: Steven Soderbergh

12 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

after dark

You get the tickets. We've got the plan.

Sick of economic doom and gloom, budgetary demoralisation and constant number-crunching to make ends meet? Unpack your space suit and launch yourself into a sci-fi classic that has more to say about real life than most of the strange alien creatures occupying that zero-gravity zone known as the Legislative Council.

7 Mar 2003 - 12:00am

Battle lines drawn for operating system fight

ANY review of the year's developments in the software market will reveal quite clearly that much of the focus has been on the emerging showdown of operating systems.

13 Dec 1994 - 12:00am

ALR will bundle up to Solaris

ALR International and SunSoft ASEAN have signed a strategic partnership that will see ALR's high-end systems bundled with SunSoft's Solaris for x86 client/server operating environment throughout ASEAN.

The partnership makes ALR one of the first PC companies to declare its support for the Solaris operating environment.

1 Feb 1994 - 12:00am

Sunny union

AMDAHL Corporation and Sun Microsystems have formed an alliance which will extend Solaris' scalability across the enterprise from laptop to mainframe and allow both companies to significantly broaden their customer base.

5 Oct 1993 - 12:00am