Issue: May 10, 2006   (Archive)
Tuesday, September 23, 2014   



Supply cools iPhone 6 fever
An adequate supply of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus has very much cooled the frenzy sparked a week back.

Joined-up thinking
Many companies are seeking ways to crack into the virtual world, thanks to the growth in mobile penetration. But the polarization between information technology and sales/marketing departments has made it difficult for firms to take advantage of that.

Fashionable focus for new Lenovo
Mainland computer giant Lenovo is continuing to flex its muscles in the mobile market. Last month, it launched another smartphone in Hong Kong, targeting customers looking for mobile devices with good cameras, colors and appearances at reasonable prices.

True-to-life scanning
Three-dimensional printing is favored by many manufacturers and product designers who want to cut the time and cost of producing unique prototypes.

Surgeries take on a new dimension
Tony Liaw

Piling on the layers
Traditionally, printing involves two- dimensional space. However, piling up a whole bunch of paper printouts will create a three-dimensional model.

Students invent better life for all
Hong Kong has always recognized the importance of being at the cutting edge of science and technology, a lead it strives for by laying the foundations early in schools.

Printing comes to life
Imaging firm Ricoh is bringing a series of award-winning three-dimensional printers to Hong Kong. The Replicator 3D Printers are manufactured by MakerBot Industries, a firm based in Brooklyn, New York, that was founded in January 2009.

Jolla good show
The smartphone market is essentially a duopoly in terms of operating systems - Apple's iOS and Google's Android - but last year, tycoon Li Ka-shing predicted there would be a third one hitting the market soon.

Canon offers the ultimate shootout
If you're a fan of adventure photography, the sixth Canon PhotoMarathon on November 2 is an event you cannot miss.



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