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Robots, lies and GDP

Apparently, we should all fall to knees in reverence to our glorious Chancellor, whose fiduciary masterstrokes have returned UK GDP to pre-2008 peaks. The fact that it does not take into account population growth renders it similar to a schoolboy boasting about winning a football match 10-0 when he’d quietly packed his team with year 13s without telling anyone. 267 more words

The Art of China: Treasures of a lost city


One of the 4,000 year-old gilded bronze masks from the Sanxingdui archaeological site in Sichuan, China

Image credit: momo – Flickr: Gold Mask (黄金面罩). Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons… 130 more words


NearEnd: River Suddenly Turns Bloody Red Overnight in China

The water in a river in Xinmeizhou village in eastern China’s Zhejiang province turned red overnight, baffling locals, July 25, 2014.

“A waterway in eastern China has mysteriously turned a blood red color. 217 more words

China Telecom to Exclusively Distribute Xbox One in September

Starting September, China Telecom will start selling Microsoft’s Xbox One video game console in China. China Telecom’s plan of distributing the Xbox One is to seek growth from their value-added services. 54 more words