Recently, WeChat Pay HK, the WeChat Hong Kong Wallet, has joined hands with Yangchengtong to enhance the travel experience of Hong Kong people going north, supporting Hong Kong people to choose to bind WeChat Hong Kong Wallet to pay conveniently in Hong Kong Dollars when opening a ride code in the WeChat app and APP of Yangchengtong, which makes it more convenient for Hong Kong residents to travel to Guangzhou and Foshan.
When users scan the code to take public transportation such as Guangzhou Metro including Guangfo Line and APM Line, buses including BRT, water buses and streetcars, etc., they can conveniently pay by using Hong Kong Dollar change from WeChat Hong Kong Wallet, bonded Hong Kong credit cards or bank accounts, and the fare will be automatically converted to Hong Kong Dollar at a preferential exchange rate. It is understood that WeChat Hong Kong Wallet is the first cross-border e-wallet that supports the Guangzhou Metro contract for secret-free payment.
In addition, users can also take the metro and buses in Foshan City through the Yang Cheng Tong ride code to conveniently tour the scenery of the Greater Bay Area. On the basis of this cooperation with Yangcheng Tong, WeChat Hong Kong Wallet will gradually support public transportation applets and APP bindings in more cities, and Guangzhou Metro APP and Guangzhou Metro Public Transportation Code WeChat applets will also be supported one after another in the near future.
Hong Kong people continue to travel northward for consumption. According to the Hong Kong Immigration Department, the cumulative number of Hong Kong people traveling northward reached 5.35 million in October, a record high for a single month, with more than 200,000 Hong Kong people traveling northward every weekend. The Greater Bay Area cities are the key areas for Hong Kong people to go north, of which Guangzhou and Foshan are popular short-term travel destinations. The cooperation between WeChat Hong Kong Wallet and Yangcheng Pass will further enhance the convenience of Hong Kong people traveling in the Mainland.
Since the full resumption of customs clearance this year, the number of offline transactions of WeChat Hong Kong Wallet has shown a high level of growth in every month and quarter.
A four-member student team from Wah Yan College in Kowloon had an unpleasant experience of riding a truck. They decided to develop "Smart Driving Advantage", a near-zero-cost cell phone application that is specialized in monitoring whether drivers are concentrating on driving. The development process was not smooth, but with the guidance of their teachers and brothers, they kept improving the application.
WeChat Pay HK has officially connected to Guangzhou "Yangchengtong" The system will automatically convert the fare into Hong Kong dollars for settlement without charging any handling fee. Hong Kong residents no longer need to queue up to buy and renew their tickets when taking public transportation in Guangzhou.
WhatsApp will soon allow users to log into two accounts at the same time. The new feature will be available in the coming months. Users will be able to use both accounts at once, without having to switch between them. The feature is expected to be available by the end of the year.
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iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus come with Motion Island, which means there's no "M-header" design across the entire iPhone 15 lineup. The iPhone 15 and 15 Plus are priced from $6,899 and $7,699 respectively, with capacity options of 128GB, 256GB and 512GB.
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A security expert has pointed out that simple tools are needed to hack iPhone remotely. At Def Con, a large number of iPhone users received a pop-up notification asking if they were connected to one of the Apple TV devices in the room. It was a prank designed by security researcher Jae Bochs to alert people to a major Bluetooth vulnerability on the iPhone.
Apple CEO Tim Cook received a thank you letter from a Taiwanese user, Mr. Xin, who found the Apple Watch fall detection to be a lifesaver in an emergency. Apple Watch's fall detection function has been available since Apple Watch Series 4 in 2018. Through the built-in accelerometer and gyroscope, it can analyze the wrist movement trajectory and impact acceleration.
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WhatsApp has given priority to pushing this feature to some beta test users. According to the current development completion level, WhatsApp’s multi-account feature on one machine will be officially implemented in the near future. The maximum number of WhatsApp accounts that can be added to a mobile phone is still unknown.