• How I Made My Own Android Phone – in China
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    How I Made My Own Android Phone – in China

    Uh-Oh Did I buy a locked board? The problem here is that I haven’t used Android so long. I don’t really know what to do about this. I set out to build my own iPhone a couple of years ago and it took me down this crazy rabbit hole into the Chinese cellphone markets and ever since people have been asking me “Okay, when are you gonna build your own Android?” and I kept saying I didn’t want to make that same video again Just building a different phone But I keep thinking about it and I realized that I learned so much building that first iPhone and there’s entire…

  • How I Made My Own iPhone – in China
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    How I Made My Own iPhone – in China

    Where are you from? From USA. USA? Yeah. Very good. I am trying to make my own iPhone. Very good. [MUSIC PLAYING] I was in a dimly lit barbecue joint here in China. I was with people like me, geeks who are fascinated by the electronics manufacturing scene. And someone said, you know, see all these cell phone parts in the markets. I wonder if you could build your own phone. I kept coming and going from China over the past nine months, and I couldn’t get rid of this burning question. Could I make my own cell phone? Would people even cell parts to a Western guy like me…

  • How Much Does it Cost to Make Your Own iPhone?
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    How Much Does it Cost to Make Your Own iPhone?

    This is the number one question I get asked and the answer is… We’ll get to the full answer shortly But first I wanted to give you a few updates about strange parts The last month has been a total whirlwind for me I released my second video To a huge response again Thank you I did a ton of interviews And I even a chance To do my first live studio taping in front an audience And that was pretty cool But first You know what I wanna do? What? I wanna take a gander over to the another part of the studio So we can learn all about…

  • The World's LARGEST Gold Market - in Dubai
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    The World's LARGEST Gold Market – in Dubai

    You're just gonna make me run the gauntlet here, aren't you guys? (Salesman: "Spicey saffron!") Haha, not interested. Thank you, though. I tend to come up with ideas for new projects and new stories by just traveling and exploring, and one of my favorite places to explore while I'm on the road is markets I love markets! I recently had a layover in Dubai on my way from Europe to Asia And I thought why not take a couple extra days and explore the markets there and see what I can find. I'm here in the "Gold Souq" in Dubai, or the gold market. This is one of the largest…

  • Inside the Thief's Market - in Mumbai
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    Inside the Thief's Market – in Mumbai

    我个子高,不适合这里 我在孟买 以前出差短暂逗留过 因此知道一些 想多些时间逛逛 乱,丰富。味道很大。我太想找东西了 来了一天,感觉不错,就象英殖民地 街上混杂着牛 交通混乱,人力车拉着东西跑来跑去。我现在去 Chor Bazaar,即小偷市场。我的稀有部件粉丝介绍我去看看 孟买这部分什么都有 我准备搭黑黄两色出租车去那儿看看 Chor Bazaar 耶,我拍视频,耶耶… 给YouTube 不要钱?你只要一美元票子? OK 祝好运 我糊涂了,搞来搞去他就是想要一美元纸币,正好俺有一个 太刺激了,我太喜欢逛杂货市场了 自拍?自拍?就象这样 照片? 来个合影 看着不错,帅!好了没 这里就是五金市场,简直难以相信这么多铺子 直到卷帘棚那头 密密麻麻。你有铜吗?铜丝?耶,铜 废料。拿去熔化的废料?耶耶 我从中国来。在中国一样 拆开 变压器还有各种硬件 拆成废料金属 这种工作辛苦,但有意义 循环利用有利地球,正确做法 有件事让我惊讶,市中心竟这么多牲口 繁忙市场 羊,山羊,牛,在汽配铺子和餐馆间走来走去 天知道还有什么 大部分市场有分类,这里也不例外 至此,已经走过了硬件市场,五金市场,还有一点古董店 现在好象到了卖珠子的地方。珠子店在前方 总是不太统一,有点儿这个那个 分类能帮助大家找到东西,否则方向混乱 传统市场,全球都是这样 一堆小车,上头盖个防雨布,我到了这种地方就得小心,会被铁丝挂住头发 因为我太高了,比一般人高,这里还算高 还是得小心,我1米86,有些集市给我麻烦 脑袋撞在上面(😁) 那儿象卖小吃的,吃的之类,干货 混杂的,典型的 这是槟榔叶,嚼槟榔是一种挺讨厌的习惯 我不好置评,但这却是挺恶心的毛病 耶,也许哪天专门谈谈这个,但我真不想再试那个 每个人都乐意上镜头,而我却因市场太大而头疼 走呀,走呀,走呀,觉得才走了几个部分 主要是,我想看到卖电器或手机的,但没有迹象 我相信是这里,就是不知哪个方向,延伸太多了 天呀 拐到大路上了 等下,那些钩子从。。。穿过。。。穿出 现在到了古董部分,虽与我不太关联,但这里好象有一些挺酷的东西 老的留声机,小相机,有些东西挺漂亮的 耶,如果你找古董Mutton街要来。灵力古怪的东西 耶,甜美的小玩意儿 OK,耶,不错,酷件儿 最老的店 80年前什么样啊?全是古董市场吗? 你知道我去哪儿能找到卖手机的吗? 手机?什么牌子? 随便 有的是店卖手机 耶,就是象那个。我不是买就想看 你直走然后左拐,直走向左,OK,第一个左拐 那边有些商店,这个市场有没有一个大的卖电器的地方?没有,没有 你得去市中心,都是新配件OK,新配件,有没有旧的 旧的? 那你周日或周五来,有人在马路上卖OK,周日周五集市,在这条街?是的,就这条街 OK,明天闭市 因为是我们的节日。OK,你周五来 认识你很高兴,穆斯塔 真是令人惊叹这么多商店充满了工具,各式各样的供货。我喜欢集市 这个地方不错。我来时脑子里一堆伟大工程 我是思高帝来自怪配件,如果你喜欢这个视频就请点击订阅吧,看到更多探险视频 什么。。。?思高帝,怪配件怪配件,耶,我会订阅的OK,酷