Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Tuesday, September 2, 2014   

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.

Cloud with my coffee
Information and communication technology has become a key selling point for the retail sector, especially when customers are left with a sense of connection.

Case doubles as a wallet
Many people carrying their smartphones also regard the phone cases as their wallets.

Final cut for Orkut
Social media platforms have been evolving at warp speed. With new players trying to enter the field, the fierce competition is pushing some older ones out of the game.

Yahoo dares users to be bold
Yahoo Hong Kong is once again utilizing the power of the internet by encouraging local creative talent to move to another level with a series of events that will bring the virtual and real worlds together.

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