Global Geek Tour: Sjaak’s score from Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China

This is a little grab of some of the things Sjaak came home with from our Global Geek Tour of China this week. This pile has 5 little breadboard, 5 LCD/OLED breakout boards for plastic ribbon FPC connectors, 2 shiny LiPo batteries with a capacity of 800mAh, and a spool of black thin wire. We […]

Global Geek Tour: Ian’s Apliu Street Hong Kong score

Our geek tour of China started with Apliu Street, Hong Kong’s version of Akihabara. It has a few well-stocked electronics stores with online prices, but it’s not big enough to be a global geek destination on its own. A store with a big HAKKO sign had a nice range of irons and soldering stuff. Here’s […]