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Recywhat? Hong Kong’s attitude to recycling.

“Recywhat” seems to be the attitude to recycling in Hong Kong, one of the most developed towns in Asia. Despite Hong Kong being as well developed (or even better developed) than most European or American cities, the attitude to recycling is appalling.

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No penis on Valentine’s day

Sometimes I’m just lost for words. Some things are so strange, so utterly crazy that make me just shaking my head in disbelief. If you had told me that a bloke cut off his own private parts and kills himself afterwards I’d laughed at you. But it happened in Beijing.

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American Business English

Marcus, who taught at the Chinese University of Hong Kong while I was a student there, posted about American English. It’s a short one but brilliant.

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Google Music – Download for free

I never understood the fuss about Google’s new music service “Google Music”. If you read the papers and blogs out there, Google Music might break Apple’s monopoly, kill iTunes and finally offer consumers a compelling alternative apart from Apple. Ok, listen guys: Google Music has been around for more than five years – in China. And it’s totally FREE and LEGAL! Read More…

iPhone madness in China

When the iPhone 4S hit the stores in Hong Kong a few weeks ago it was sold out within one hour. On the Apple Hong Kong Online store it even lasted only eight minutes. Read More…