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Barcelona Coming to Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AFP) – Spanish league champions Barcelona will take on a Hong Kong invitational side in a friendly clash this summer, a spokeswoman for the promoters said Wednesday. With a promise to field star players like Ronaldinho, the Spanish league-leaders will play a team drawn from two of Hong Kong’s top sides, Kitchee and Happy Valley.

No date has been set for the match yet and organisers are awaiting its sanction from the Hong Kong Football Association…..[more]

April 25, 2007 Posted by | News Related, Sports | Leave a comment

Hong Kong Blogger Meet

[23 April] The first meeting will be held tomorrow night, 7:30pm @ Dublin Jack in Lan Kwai Fong.  For details, please refer to Spike’s post here.

[Updated: 25 April] While we pledged not to disclose much about the meeting, it turned out to be a good one.  Nice meeting both familiar and new bloggers.   

April 25, 2007 Posted by | Blogroll, Event | Leave a comment

First Look – Cowan Q5


What to expect from yet another Portable Multimedia Player (PMP) one would ask.  Well, my dream PMP should have the following features –

  • 5-inch wide-screen, 16-million-color TFT LCD with ultra-fine 800×480 (WVGA) resolution and touch-sensitive interface;

  • HSDPA modem, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth for wireless networking;

  • Windows CE Internet Explorer browser;

  • FM radio and recorder, voice recorder, built-in stereo speakers, and TV-out supporting component and composite connectors;

  • DVR functionality with video (MP4) recording from TV, VCR or camcorder;

  • GPS navigation;

  • up to13 hours of audio or 7 hours of video playback; and

  • 40GB or 60GB hard disk.

Sounds too good to be true? well, that’s what the all new Cowan Q5 features, pretty impressive right?  Coming out Q3 2007.  Click here for the full read from Gizmodo.

April 25, 2007 Posted by | Gadgets n Gizmos | 1 Comment

Exhibition Opening: Full Moon


New Works by Indonesian Artist, Putu Sutawijaya

Opening Reception

Wednesday, 25 April 2007

6-9pm. Sin Sin Fine Art

1 Prince’s Terrace, Mid-Levels

April 25, 2007 Posted by | Event | 1 Comment