Taliban taking over Kabul faster than ever expected

The world was shocked by horrifying scenes of desperate Afghans swarming at Kabul’s international airport, grasping at their last chance to escape a country now completely overrun by the Taliban.

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How Many Have You Scanned Today?

How many did you scan today?

QR codes have popped up everywhere in the pandemic in restaurants or shops. All of a sudden, your offline activities are now leaving traces online wherever you go…

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More Attractive and Approachable

I saw the news today that white house is teaming up with dating apps to get shots in arms. Vaccinated users could get free perks. And according to the research, they have higher match rate. So instead of seductive lipsticks or lingerie, maybe getting vaccinated could help you find love (or at least get laid).

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India Struggling for the Basis for Life

The second coronavirus wave is devastating India now. The county’s healthcare system is crumbling amid the surge in cases, doctors say it’s hard for them to see the light at the end of the tunnel this time.

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Single Handedly Choked Our Global Trade

One of the world’s busiest waterways, Suez Canal has been blocked by a gigantic container ship, Ever Given, operated by the Taiwanese company Evergreen Marine. The ship is 400m long, and is still currently lying across the southern end of the canal preventing other ships from getting through.

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Reality versus Expectation

Today is the International Women’s day, the theme this year is #ChooseToChallenge.

It’s time to address again that WE NEED MORE WOMEN IN POWER!

Does Universal Basic Income Have a Home in Taiwan?

The cash stimulus payments issued by many governments during the Covid-19 pandemic have given new life to calls for a universal basic income (UBI) — unconditional, sustained cash payments.

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Enough for 2020

It’s been a terrible year with the pandemic going on, but that’s not the only big news in 2020 here in Taiwan. In January, we had our presidential election, which resulted in a landslide win for the DDP.

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No Escaping the Algorithm

As a community manager for an independent online media, recently I had to join some webinars about community standards held by Facebook Asia.

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New Taiwan Passport

Taiwan unveils new design for the nation’s passport highlighting the english word ”Taiwan”, but wait, where is Republic of China?

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