40 Years of Being a Hong Konger

In the last few months, Hong Kong has descended into chaos. Riots, rallies, and street fights ripped through the city. I was born in the 70s, right at the watershed of the millennials and Generation X. I grew up with Nintendos and Japanese comic books. I lived through 1984 when the Mac and the Sino … Read more40 Years of Being a Hong Konger

I went to Nio’s Shanghai store, and I said, “Are you serious?!”

Tesla Killer? Definitely not now, and outlook not so good. What seems to be working: There is 1 production ready model (ES8) that is almost 50% cheaper than Tesla’s Model X. That’s promising. The car is cool. On paper, it is cool. They have a lot of investors and money. They can definitely raise money. … Read moreI went to Nio’s Shanghai store, and I said, “Are you serious?!”

Cash/Card-less Hell in Shanghai

“1st Class Chinese Citizens Only” Source: chinamoneynetwork.com I was in Shanghai this week for a business trip. I have been told how advanced China has become when it comes to electronic and mobile payments. Wechat Pay, AliPay, etc have leapfrogged many other countries. You can pay using these services for almost everything: taxis, groceries, meals, … Read moreCash/Card-less Hell in Shanghai