Hong Kong Tech Phooey

a tech junkie from Hong Kong

Ma Lik, Leader of DAB, Died @ 55

[via RTHK News] Ma Lik, the leader of the Democratic Alliance for the Progress and Betterment of Hong Kong, has died at the age of 55 in Guangzhou. The mainland-born legislator was also a deputy to the National People’s Congress, and deputy publisher of the Commercial Daily newspaper. He was undergoing treatment at the Guangzhou Tumor Hospital.

August 8, 2007 Posted by | News Related | Leave a comment

Breaking News – Barry Bonds Hits 756th Career Home Run, WOOT


Photo from Yahoo Sports

Giants slugger Barry Bonds hits 756th career home run, surpassing Hank Aaron’s all-time record.

August 8, 2007 Posted by | News Related, Sports, Video | Leave a comment

Launch of New Generation of iMacs


[via engadget] Full report of the release of the new generation of the iMacs.  Got to this page for more pics and full details.

“Built from aluminum and glass, the new all-in-one desktops feature a complete, slimmer redesign and will come in two sizes: 20-inch and 24-inch. There’s the usual compliment of ports like USB 2.0, Firewire 400 / 800, a slot loading SuperDrive, iSight camera and so forth. The new look features a glossy display to match the majority of Apple’s consumer lineup, and new keyboards are indeed coming along for the ride — in an extended wired version as well as a mini wire free model, running the Bluetooth 2.0 spec. Under the hood Apple has up to a 2.8GHz Core 2 Extreme processor, ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro graphics, up to 1TB of storage, 802.11n and Bluetooth 2.0, with 8x SuperDrives and 1GB of RAM standard across the board. Prices start at $1,199 for the 20-inch, $1,499 for a processor and graphics bump, $1,799 for the 24-incher and $2,299 for Core 2 Extreme……”

August 8, 2007 Posted by | Gadgets n Gizmos, Mac | Leave a comment

Pic of the Day – Multi-touch Mac?


via GottaBeMobile

August 8, 2007 Posted by | Beyond Geekiness, Pics | Leave a comment