Eveline Chao

Eveline Chao is a freelance writer based in Brooklyn.

Lunar New Year

Queer Asians Refused to Be Left Out of Lunar New Year Celebrations

“Our first year we used a lot of euphemisms like ‘rainbow family.’ But now we want people to know exactly what we are: a queer Asian contingent.”
Eveline Chao
2.7.20
Living With It

The Living Hell of a Latex Allergy

For a select few, even the most innocuous household item is a source of fear and anxiety.
Eveline Chao
1.12.17
Motherboard Blog

Disturbance Was Accomplished: An Interview with Droneologist and Hacktivist Ricardo Dominguez

I spoke with Dominguez about his continued work on border issues, studying potentially toxic nanoparticles used in our food and product packaging, and how he drew attention for helping to stage a drone crash last year.
Eveline Chao
9.6.13
Motherboard Blog

All Eyes Are on WeChat, Including the Chinese Government's

The Chinese social media app is 300 million strong and growing. It's also really fun. But how safe is your data?
Eveline Chao
3.14.13
Motherboard Blog

Hong Kong Is Now Jailing China's Baby Formula Smugglers

The illicit white powder that Chinese parents can’t get enough of.
Eveline Chao
3.5.13
Motherboard Blog

China's Famous Fearless Bloggers: Steve Maing Explores the Netizen 'High Tech Low Life'

“I used to be a nobody,” says a voice. “Until I discovered the internet.”
Eveline Chao
1.8.13
Tech

'Breaking Bad' May As Well Be Set in China

The more I watch the show, the more I realize that it could easily be transplanted to the People's Republic and largely be the same thing. And possibly, even better.
Eveline Chao
1.2.13
Motherboard Blog

Why 'Breaking Bad' Should Be Set in China

The more I watch the show, the more I realize it could easily be transplanted to the People's Republic and largely be the same thing. And possibly, even better.
Eveline Chao
1.2.13
Motherboard Blog

Why Does China Still Use Fax Machines and Internet Explorer 6?

China is driving Microsoft crazy.
Eveline Chao
11.21.12