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Off to Seoul for #AAJA-Asia's N3Con

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Did you know this year is the 40th anniversary of the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens? I shot some of the videos in this story. 
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Hong Kong Sevens. The WSJ's Eva Tam looks at how the annual rugby tournament, which will be held this weekend, became one of the city’s biggest sporting events.
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Airbnb turned our homes into hotels, but now there is a service that aims to turn your kitchen into a restaurant. Reporter Wendy Tang checks out PlateCulture, a new social dining experience in Asia that allows amateur chefs to cook for strangers in their own homes.
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I fell while testing out an electric scooter... and it was caught on camera! Watch this: 
Move over dolls and trucks, the digital age is taking over the toy industry. Reporter Wendy Tang checks out this year's Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair to see how manufacturers are targeting children with high-tech gadgets.
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It was a little painful but I was ok. :) 
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Need to get your startup financials in check? Meet Cornerstone HK, a cloud-based accounting firm for startups:
Cornerstone, an accounting and analytics company, advises startups in Hong Kong to keep their records straight. They’re the the Hong Kong gold partners and advisors for ‘Xero‘ cloud-based accounting software that startups can access via mobile and on the web. Adrian Lai, managing director of Cornerstone said many startup founders in Hong Kong have a …
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When it comes to finding the best of Hong Kong's nightlife, there's one rule: go west. This has been true since the days when Lan Kwai Fong was an edgy alternative to Wan Chai, and even cooler types spent their time at warehouse parties in Western district godowns. Then came the more laid-back restaurant-and-bar scene of SoHo, which has steadily bled west as rents have risen. ...
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College students in graduation attire carry yellow umbrellas -- symbols of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong, and more photos from Asia today via +Wall Street Journal.
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College students in graduation attire carry yellow umbrellas -- symbols of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong -- as they pose for photos in the Mongkok district in Hong Kong.
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Legendary tech journalist and Co-CEO of Re/code Walt Mossberg speaks at +StartupsHK #WaltHK
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Here are the first two paragraphs of a pair of business stories. One was written by a human, one by a computer. See if you can tell which is which. Story No. 1: BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. (DIS) reported a 33 percent increase in its fiscal...
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A belated post. Here is my radio report about an #occupyhk  protest sketcher for the DW network. #HongKong  
The street protests in Hong Kong to demand free elections may have been dispersed, but the demonstrators are not giving up. One artist is documenting the campaign with his pencil and sketchbook.
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My story in the SCMP today about TrailWatch, an app that helps hikers record pictures of their hikes as well as report environmental damage they may see along the way.
In the autumn of 2012, a group of keen hikers got to thinking how they could use their smartphones not only to capture images of the stunning scenery but to report on environmental problems sighted along the trail. ...
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Freelance Journalist, Hong Kong Vice President for the Asia Chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA)
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  • Asia Society Hong Kong Center
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As Chinese New Year celebrations get under way, Chinese women who are educated and unmarried are dreading the thought of weeklong festivitie

Hong Kong to get world's second bitcoin ATM, say makers
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U.N. Leader Asks for More Typhoon Aid for Philippines
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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday urged the world to donate more to help restore typhoon-hit areas in the Philippines.

Five Christmas markets to check out - Business Traveller Asia
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Young woman entrepreneur bucks tradition at HKU talk
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After a long succession of middle-aged men, there's a new face on the line-up of the University of Hong Kong's Edward KY Chen lecture series