• Mangkhut, Apple, and Google: The Gathering Storm

    10 days ago - By Fortune

    Greetings from Hong Kong, where we are battening the hatches in anticipation of Typhoon Mangkhut, a tropical storm said to have the equivalent force of Hurricane Florence. Mangkhut could be the biggest storm to hit Hong Kong “ since records began .” Since moving a few years ago from a downtown high-rise to a beachside village on Hong Kong Island's southeastern tip, I've learned to take typhoon warnings seriously. As I write, I can hear the waves booming; they're expected to reach 23 feet by tomorrow night.
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