I just wish I could take photos like this!
By Lo Shih-hung The US-based global tech giant Apple Inc. is set to hand over the operation of its iCloud data center in mainland China to a local corporation called Guizhou-Cloud Big Data (GCBD) by February 28, 2018. When this transition happens, the local company will become responsible for handling […]
Is this the end of the end?
Port 443 and port 80 has been blocked coming into my home IP for a few months now, but it will be interesting to see if this can be pulled off!
Just remember, China is the beta test for the west!
BEIJING (AP) — China is tightening control over foreign companies’ internet use in a move some worry might disrupt their operations or jeopardize trade secrets as part of a crackdown
We will all have to wait to see how this may or may not affect us, but without a functioning method of bypassing the GFW then many expats, businesses will struggle to enjoy China.
This is an interesting read, I have often said that China is the beta test site for technologies that will be applied in the west.
The maker of Budweiser just bought a stake in a craft brewery in China
Boxing Cat Brewery makes the best beer in Shanghai, however I must drink as much as I can now before it is too late!
Apple Pay has finally caught on in the US, but one year on in China and it is still struggling.
I think one aspect that is not mentioned in the article is that UnionPay insist that a PIN is entered when using Apple Pay (and in some circumstances a signature is required). This means that using Apple Pay is not really any different to using your debit or credit card.
The competition such as Alipay and Tenpay simply require the QR code to be scanned and the payment is immediate, a much better experience in my opinion.
It would not surprise me if this situation was intentional to ensure the business and profits stay in China.
If you’re living in China, you’ve got to know these ten simple hand signs.
Quite a good guide, check it out and practice!
Passengers abroad a China Eastern Airlines flight bound for Shanghai were recently rewarded with a free trip to the scenic middle of sunny Siberia following a small bout of engine failure.
Yikes! I’ve taken this flight many times before!