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iPhone 6 Plus explodes in Hong Kong (literally)

The Chinese iPhone market is exploding, but perhaps a bit too literally for one Hong Kong woman, who claims that her 128GB iPhone 6 Plus exploded while being charged — not only separating the screen from the handset, but significantly melting the back…Read more ›

Hong Kong politician watches sexy girls on his iPhone during historic debate

Hong Kong import and export lawmaker Wong Ting-kwong has embarrassed himself after being snapped viewing sexy pics on his iPhone during an important parliamentary debate. Because, you know, helping decide the entire future of Hong Kong isn’t exciting enough! Crazily…Read more ›

King Kong ain’t got nothing on this drone-fighting chimp

You would have thought King Kong taught us never to fly too close to primates. Like the giant silver screen ape swatting fighter planes out of the air, a chimpanzee at the Royal Burgers’ Zoo in the Netherlands defended its…Read more ›

China using jailbroken iPhones to spy on Hong Kong protesters

As thousands of protesters flood the streets of Hong Kong demanding a democratic election, the Chinese government is reportedly using sophisticated malware to spy on not only Android devices, but iOS devices as well. But don’t worry about China peeking…Read more ›

All The Cool Apple Stuff Not Made By Apple in Hong Kong [Gallery]

Once I started iSpying in the crowded, bustling streets of Hong Kong, it was hard to stop. (Also, the IP lawyers must be seriously busy in these parts.) These are some of my favorite finds of Apple-esque products and signs…Read more ›

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Cult of Mac Plays iSpy in Hong Kong

I’m still a little woozy from the 14-hour plane ride from San Francisco, but at first glance this humming tech hub seems like Samsung territory. For every 10 Galaxy Notes that metro riders are stumbling down the endless escalators watching…Read more ›

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An Exploding Galaxy S4 Just Destroyed This Hong Kong Apartment

20130727_185723_700  Using a smartphone in China has become a dangerous task the last few weeks. First, we started hearing reports that iPhone users were getting electrocuted by their chargers, and now a Samsung S4 has allegedly devoured an entire apartment with a fireball explosion from its battery. Mr. Du was just sitting around playing a […]

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An Alledged Exploding Galaxy S4 Just Destroyed This Hong Kong Apartment

20130727_185723_700  Using a smartphone in China has become a dangerous task the last few weeks. First, we started hearing reports that iPhone users were getting electrocuted by their chargers, and now a Samsung S4 has allegedly devoured an entire apartment with a fireball explosion from its battery. Mr. Du was just sitting around playing a […]

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Apple’s New Store In Hong Kong Features A Massive 30-Foot Glass Curtain Wall

Apple’s been focusing their retail expansion overseas the last few years. They recently announced plans to build their first store in South America, and they’ve continued to open up new flagship stores in Asia.

Hong Kong already has two Apple Stores, but a third store is opening up in the Causeway Bay area this Saturday that is both massive and beautiful. The main feature of the Causeway Bay store is its  [Read More…]

The New York Hong Kong Case Is My Favorite iPad Case So Far, And Its Cheap [Review]

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Ever since the iPad 3’s magnet-reversal killed the ability for my Skech Porter case to wake the screen, I have been looking for an iPad case I can keep on all the time. The criteria are as follows, in no particular order:

Slim and light. Functional, but not too complex. Very good looking. Magnet-enabled Embossed map of New York or Hong Kong on the outside.

The last of these was just a joke, but  [Read More…]