Richard Lai

Senior Editor; Engadget Chinese Editor in Chief

Richard's love for gadgets was probably triggered by an electric shock at the age of five while poking his finger into power sockets for no reason. He managed to destroy a few more desktops and phones until he was sent to England for school. Somehow he ended up in London, where he had the golden opportunity to buy a then senior editor a pint of lager, and here we are.

Articles by Richard Lai

07.18.17
This Japanese VR arcade put me inside 'Mario Kart'
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This Japanese VR arcade put me inside 'Mario Kart'

Fans of 'Dragon Ball' and 'Evangelion' can join their favorite characters in virtual reality.

By R. Lai,   07.18.17
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A newsletter a day keeps the FOMO at bay.
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06.29.17
Meet the small 360 camera module that will fit into phones
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Meet the small 360 camera module that will fit into phones

Smartphones with an integrated 360 camera won't look as awkward as they do now.

By R. Lai,   06.29.17
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Uncovering the intersection of art and technology - Nov 16, 2017
Join artists, technologists, creators and entertainers.
06.18.17
'YotaPhone 3' isn't the dual-screen powerhouse you were expecting
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'YotaPhone 3' isn't the dual-screen powerhouse you were expecting

The struggling company will only be using a mid-range processor this time.

By R. Lai,   06.18.17
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