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7 teaching customs I've picked up from the Taiwanese

1. Teaching while wearing a microphone headset

I look like I’m in god damn NSYNC when I teach my 2nd grade students, except I’m only dancing sometimes and I’m mostly yelling or giving serious talks about nouns. 601 more words


Raohe Night Market

No trip to Taipei is complete without a visit to at least one of its legendary night markets. Taiwan has over a hundred of these vibrant markets, and some of the biggest are found in the capital. 125 more words


Another Sojourn From Shanghai

Somewhere in the depths of my mind I had heard about Amoy, but never knew where it was and I think I had even searched for it on a map some years ago, without success.   1,293 more words


Japan market: Asustek ZenFone 5 ranks as top-selling model for fifth month, says report

Asustek Computer’s ZenFone 5 smartphone has been the top-selling model in Japan’s SIM-free segment for the fifth consecutive month since its debut in the market in November 2014, according to data compiled by Japan-based market research firm BCN.  41 more words


TSMC to open new fab for 10nm manufacturing in mid-2016, says chairman

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will break ground for a new fab at its 12-inch wafer plant in central Taiwan in June 2015. The fab is designed to manufacture chips using 10nm process technology, according to TSMC chairman Morris Chang.  23 more words