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Man falls to his death while trying to retrieve AirPods outside his window in Hong Kong

  • A 26-year-old man, only identified as Fan, was declared dead on Tuesday after reportedly falling from his apartment building in Sai Wan, Hong Kong, while trying to retrieve his AirPods.
  • Fan had dropped his wireless earbuds onto a metallic canopy outside his window, according to reports.
  • Several eyewitnesses reportedly tried to stop him, thinking he was attempting suicide, but he reassured them that he was not trying to kill himself.
  • Fan slipped and fell from either the fourth or fifth floor of his building onto the East Side street pavement.
  • Paramedics arrived at the scene at 12:18 a.m. and found him in a coma with severe head injuries before taking him to Queen Mary Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, according to reports.

A man in Hong Kong met his untimely demise on Tuesday after reportedly falling from his apartment building while trying to retrieve his AirPods.

The 26-year-old man, only identified as Fan, was playing video games in the apartment he shared with his brother in Sai Wan, Hong Kong, just before the fatal accident happened, according to reports.

Apple releases special edition AirPods Pro to celebrate Year of the Tiger

Apple Year of the Tiger Airpods
  • Apple has released a special edition AirPods Pro with a case bearing a tiger emoji in honor of the Year of the Tiger.
  • The Tiger AirPods Pro are available to customers in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore at a cost of HK$1,999 (approximately $256).

Apple is releasing a special edition AirPods Pro via its online and retail stores in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao, with a case engraved with a new version of the tiger emoji in honor of the Year of the Tiger.

In time for Lunar New Year, which starts on Feb. 1, 2022, customers in China also went home with 12 red envelopes with the zodiac signs printed on each of them. 

Man Accidentally Swallows His AirPod While Sleeping, Films Himself Digging Through His Poop For it

After accidentally ingesting one of his AirPods in his sleep, a Taiwanese man proudly announced that he was able to retrieve and use it again after pooping it back out.

Identified by his surname Hsu, the man from Kaohsiung city, Taiwan explained that he fell asleep with the earbuds in one night and then woke up to find that the AirPod in his right ear had gone missing.

Rich Kids With Airpods Can Now Flex Even Harder With a Boba Tea Case

Some say there are only two kinds of people in the world: those who have Airpods, and those who are failing at life. But even still, sometimes having Airpods isn’t enough of a flex by itself. Remember those Airpod earrings? Well, word on the street (a post on Subtle Asian Traits) is that the latest Airpod accessory is a new boba milk tea case.

After a lot of commenters asked, the poster revealed that the boba milk tea case can be bought at TheKawaiiNation for just $14.99.

Woman Creates Genius Airpod Earrings So She Never Loses Them Again

If you’re still holding out on copping a pair of AirPods due to the (very reasonable) fear of misplacing them, a 22-year-old Virginia woman might have designed the perfect solution for you.

Both functional and surprisingly fashionable, Gabrielle Reilly’s innovative AirPods earrings — fittingly nicknamed Airings — went viral after she posted a Twitter clip of herself rocking the invention.