眉梢劫

24th Oct, 2013

眉梢劫

  他獃望著越見荒涼的眼前路,倔強地不想回頭。其實,轉角就是燈火闌珊處……

I Solved It: Text Selected On Mouse Over and Click

12th Sep, 2013

I Solved It: Text Selected On Mouse Over and Click

It's essential. Simply, the goal is getting the text in an element selected when doing a mouseover or click event. It sounds quite an easy job. If the HTML element is...

百年後坡還在嗎

19th Aug, 2013

百年後坡還在嗎

  老李說他可不保證這點。國父李光耀先生今年新書《天下一夫之見》(One Man's View of The World)洋洋灑灑有三百多頁。我搶著把講坡國的章節細讀了幾遍……

Apostrophe for A Word Ending in ‘S’

6th Aug, 2013

Apostrophe for A Word Ending in ‘S’

This is a very old debate on a simple English grammar. The Economist just wants to make it clear in its 'The Best-selling Guide to English Usage'. Oxford dictionaries agree so, but...

Procrastination Is No Art But Life

6th Aug, 2013

Procrastination Is No Art But Life

There is no hard-working artist in the world, but plenty of weary painters. Of course you can be both. For any reason, I won't. I think...

粉味

5th Aug, 2013

粉味

  廣州本來五穀歉收,幸好有五羊執六穗而來。之後風調雨順,賑災外還有餘糧。城郊沙河鎮人便取白雲山九龍泉水,泡製米漿。蒸熟片薄切條,即是河粉。爽軟韌筋,乾濕炒煮皆宜。若下豬油……

Chromebook: A Perfect Concubine

3rd Jun, 2013

Chromebook: A Perfect Concubine

I abandoned my puppy love Internet Explorer a few years ago, nevertheless, its corpse still lies on my Windows all the time. (Horrifying scene, isn’t it?) And thank goodness, occasionally it helps me deal with those old-school IE-friendly-only websites. Firefox is usually overweighted, for its heavy browser cache. Only stylish Chrome, always with professional demeanour, […]

名校公開課,風尚又如何?

16th May, 2013

名校公開課,風尚又如何?

  一眾美國常春藤名校們競相瘋出網路公開課(MOOC = Massive Open Online Course = 大規模開放在線課堂)的花邊早不算甚麼新鮮事了。十年前時興名校公開課件(OCW = OpenCourseWare = 開放式課程網頁),我就親嚐過螃蟹,覺得美味,還順便把食譜譯成過華文。前些日子……

The Grandmaster (2013): Aesthetics of Kung Fu

27th Apr, 2013

The Grandmaster (2013): Aesthetics of Kung Fu

Kung Fu, two words, Kickass or Fuckup; Grandmaster, one word, Gorgeous! Aesthetics of kung fu presents the magnificent golden republic of China past, with fascinating lights and mesmerising words. Renowned director Wong’s fantastic film continues his artistic style, to nail ‘the grandmaster’ in fate and history. The Grandmaster (2013) (DVD) Product Title: The Grandmaster (2013) […]