Category: Techie Papa
By Martin Leung
One of the biggest fears that an expatriate must deal with in China is the pervasiveness of Chinese on the web. How many times have you glossed over a sea of Chinese words on a webpage, and only recognized 2 of the 1000 characters in front of you?
This week’s Geek tip will be to navigate the streets of Shanghai — Geek style! Back in my home country, the USA, my most valued tool was Google Maps. It was the most useful tool for finding any street anywhere in the USA, or for that matter the rest of the world. However, when it … Continued
One constant complaint I hear is the lack of good television programming in China. Granted, all TV shows are in Chinese; but sometimes, the homesick expat could rather watch something other than Journey to the West to cheer up their mood! Some expats rely on purchasing shows over the internet, but the cost adds up … Continued