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Universal Serial Bus

AOC e1649Fwu

Despite its convoluted model number, AOC's e1649Fwu is an amazingly simple device. While its 15.6-inch display area is obviously much bigger than the average photo frame, the e1649 is basically just as simple as one - maybe even simpler.

Sunday, 4 March, 2012, 12:00am

A very sound system

Shape Audio takes the audio experience to a new level with these speakers which combine luxury with premium technology. Each 'Organic Harmony' is numbered and manufactured in an exclusive limited-edition and their composition enables perfect sound from a single unit.

4 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Hospital Authority dumps plan for zero tolerance on data loss

A Hospital Authority plan to sack staff who repeatedly lost patient data was abandoned yesterday, after some board members expressed concern that such severe punishment would deter voluntary reporting of such blunders in future.

24 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

University loses student and tutor data

The privacy watchdog would check Hong Kong Open University's personal data security measures, it said yesterday after it was revealed the university had lost a USB flash drive containing personal details of thousands of students and tutors.

14 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Confidential information left on bus

The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department and Privacy Commission have expressed concern at a USB drive containing information on hawker control teams, including their addresses, being left on a bus. A student found the flash drive and discovered later that it contained confidential information. The department said it had not received any reports of such a loss over the past month.

9 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Missing evidence

A USB flash drive containing details of civil servants' misconduct cases is missing. Is a legislator justified in saying that though this is the fifth case of lost data in a week, it is just the tip of the iceberg? Write to us.

2 May 2008 - 12:00am

Government owns up to fifth case of missing data

A USB flash drive containing details of civil servants' misconduct cases is missing, the fifth case of government data loss in a week.

The latest disclosure has fuelled concerns that the problem is just the tip of the iceberg, as more officers feel pressure to come clean on losses previously hushed up.

1 May 2008 - 12:00am

Inflight Power Recharger

What is it? A convenient portable charger that plugs into airline audio systems to charge mobile devices such as iPods, game players, BlackBerries and mobile telephones.

How does it work? The Inflight Power Recharger uses the latest energy-harvesting technology to pump up the low-voltage power from the headphone jack (1.5 volts) on a storage capacitor.

4 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Maxtor factor

Managing your personal digital information can be a daunting task without adequate storage for your ever-expanding collection of MP3 audio files, video, social networking data, digital photos and games. A bunch of portable USB flash memory drives won't suffice. It's a job for the Maxtor Basics mini portable drive.

23 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Cultured flash

A new era is dawning for the humble USB flash drive, the ubiquitous portable data storage device built with Universal Serial Bus interface. SanDisk, the world's largest supplier of flash data-storage card products, has turned functional storage into a luxury personal accessory with the release of the Cruzer Contour.

29 Jul 2007 - 12:00am