A fast-growing mobile app is helping Taipei residents with special needs forgo embarrassing situations when dining out.
Taiwan's sluggish salary growth and lower bonuses in recent years had prompted many local youths to ditch their bosses and take their future into their own hands by becoming their own bosses.
In "A Day Made of Glass," a commercial by Corning Inc., the glass manufacturer envisions a future where people interact with smart devices on practically any surfaces they find convenient.
Quite contrary to the cheery image Chinese New Year holds, the holidays seem to usher in the coldest days of the year and, as people return home to celebrate, the once-bustling streets are left strikingly empty. Yet most in Taipei have heard of the man who spreads warmth beyond family celebrations.
2015/2/9, 1 Comment
Taiwan has always been one of the countries adored by expatriates from other nations. Some say that western foreigners love the land even more than the citizens who were born and raised here.
Harry Houdini, one of the most famous magicians of all time, once said that magic is the "sole science not accepted by scientists, because they can't understand it."
Stumbling along the sidewalks sleepily on the way to work, one may find a common trait among fellow commuters that's not just the constant yawning and blinking. Many of these people are clutching a small cup of coffee with an orange cup sleeve in their hands.
2014/12/29, 1 Comment
It is a sad truth that winning design competition prototypes are rarely adopted by the general public. The reason is simple. These ingenious designs are not fit for mass production.