Stephen Quinn

Stephen Quinn

Dr. Stephen Quinn writes about technology and is especially interested in the potential of the mobile phone for newsgathering. Dr. Quinn returned to journalism in 2011 after 15 years as an academic. He has written 17 books. The most recent is MOJO: Mobile Journalism in the Asian Region, published in 2012.

Latest from Stephen Quinn

Training video about mini-mikes
HuffPost launches streaming television network on the Internet
Journalism schools need to change
Damon Kiesow's slideshow on mojo reporting
New video app for the iPhone
Asian Decanter wine awards
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Asian Decanter wine awards
Hong Kong's food expo
Live coverage: Hongkongers join carnival, protest against national education
Powerful family pressure on women to have children
Writers' symposium closes 12th Hong Kong literary festival
Stephen M. R. Covey runs workshop about the economics of trust in Hong Kong
Sam Neill, the actor with a passion for wine and life
Wine a bond between Hong Kong and France

Wine has become a key part of the relationship between Hong Kong and France since the removal of duty on wine in the city in 2008. French wine exports to Hong Kong have more than doubled every year since then, and were worth $HK 3 billion last year.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Wine has become a key part of the relationship between Hong Kong and France since the removal of duty on wine in the city in 2008. French wine exports to Hong Kong have more than doubled every year since then, and were worth $HK 3 billion last year.

Wine a bond between Hong Kong and France
Xinhua journalists 'spy' for Communist Party

Journalism traditionally in China has been the Communist Party's "eyes and ears" for understanding the country's mood, author Doug Young says in his newly released book about China's media.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Journalism traditionally in China has been the Communist Party's "eyes and ears" for understanding the country's mood, author Doug Young says in his newly released book about China's media.

Xinhua journalists 'spy' for Communist Party
Video: A fun clash of food cultures - Vegemite versus pickled pork
How port is becoming a favourite among mainland Chinese
Height of excitement: tightrope walkers enthral Christmas shoppers

Europe's premier high-wire act, the Weisheit family, performed in the atrium of the APM mall in Kwun Tong on Christmas Eve. One of the performers was only six years old.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Europe's premier high-wire act, the Weisheit family, performed in the atrium of the APM mall in Kwun Tong on Christmas Eve. One of the performers was only six years old.

Height of excitement: tightrope walkers enthral Christmas shoppers
China's global investment may hit US$2 trillion by 2020

China has invested US$7 billion in the United States this year, with another US$6 billion announced, US economist Daniel Rosen told the Asia Society. 

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

China has invested US$7 billion in the United States this year, with another US$6 billion announced, US economist Daniel Rosen told the Asia Society. 

China's global investment may hit US$2 trillion by 2020
Video: High praise for Dog or Darling videos offering IPO advice
PR gobbledygook, or should it be Googledygook?
Hong Kong writer's debut as film director of 'Lust and Found'

A Hong Kong screenwriter who won the Asia Film Finance Forum award for best Hong Kong screenplay has just finished directing his first feature. Lust and Found will appear in cinemas in 2013.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

A Hong Kong screenwriter who won the Asia Film Finance Forum award for best Hong Kong screenplay has just finished directing his first feature. Lust and Found will appear in cinemas in 2013.

Hong Kong writer's debut as film director of 'Lust and Found'
A creepy way to make a living? Snakes, a model and an actress live on stage together
Video: Mayan 'doomsday' date not end of world, numerologist says

A Hong Kong master of the esoteric says the 'doomsday' scenario that cynics connect with the Mayan calendar and December 21 signals not the end of the world but the start of a new era for humanity

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

A Hong Kong master of the esoteric says the 'doomsday' scenario that cynics connect with the Mayan calendar and December 21 signals not the end of the world but the start of a new era for humanity

Video: Mayan 'doomsday' date not end of world, numerologist says
Sounds like a special day for marriage

It is an auspicious day for Cantonese speakers keen to marry, because today's date when spoken aloud in Cantonese – means "life-long love until death".

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

It is an auspicious day for Cantonese speakers keen to marry, because today's date when spoken aloud in Cantonese – means "life-long love until death".

Sounds like a special day for marriage
Future science or silly trend?
Masked singer Lung Siu-kwan visits SCMP - but how do we know it's really her?
Masako Sakata's personal link with Agent Orange
Guinness world record for costume changes
Newsgathering innovation in the US and HK
Third of Hongkongers not insured: survey