Articles from Asia

Technically these count as well from our time in Asia and when I was written up in Supply Chain mags: Businesswirehttps://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20091110006066/en/Inovis-Co-Founds-Asia-Pacific%25E2%2580%2599s-B2B-User-Community Supply Chain Tech Newshttp://supplychaintechnews.com/index.php/supply/9300-labeling-still-a-barrier-in-some-areas           ChAina  

China Fakes Windows

Not the first article I have posted on here about China faking things (rocks, grass, concerts, etc…), but certainly a fun one. Chinese Buildings With Fake Windows Painted On In the city of Qingdao, a new apartment complex is raising eyebrows. Some of the windows, it seems, aren’t windows. They’re paint. http://kotaku.com/chinese-building-with-fake-windows-painted-on-1453251480

Beijing Air, Don’t wanna be there!

This is becoming a serious problem.  I remember when I tried to play 90 min of soccer outside of Beijing and by the time I got home I would spend the next 2 hours wheezing on my couch. It seems things have gotten even worse since then. To all my friends still in Beijing. Take care, […]

Fake Anything

And people wonder why I don’t trust the internet or other people. If you can’t tell, the above image is fake (he doesn’t like Apple, he likes banana).  Looking back through some old posts (here, here, and here)  it was interesting (and still is) to note all the fake stuff in China.  Now that I’m […]

What NOT to get your child for Christmas

Not sure if you can read this or not but it is an article about how a Chinese publisher “could not find” the German version of Grimm’s fairytales and so they used a Japanese version. Turns out it was a pornographic version with Snow White sleeping with her father and the dwarves (is that an […]