Paris Hilton of China is a call girl? Guo Meimei

Some of you may have heard during the World Cup of a girl in China showing off her wealth by bragging about her winnings. Guo Mei Mei (real name Guo Meiling) turned into an internet sensation by bragging about her lavish lifestyle… and now is in the news again, this time as a possible call …

3D Hologram Display? This does it one better

Ever get bored with your normal 2D monitor? Want a real 3D display? But what if it’s not just a hologram, but you can actually touch and feel the objects in the display? inFORM is a Dynamic Shape Display that can render 3D content physically, so users can interact with digital information in a tangible …

5 Misconceptions about Canadians

So you want to know what are the most common misconceptions about Canadians eh? Don’t worry, I finally fixed my igloo so the water is no longer dropping on my modem, so I’ll tell you! 1 – Canadians don’t live in igloos Do Canadians really live in igloos? No! Someone once asked me during an …

In Waterloo, goose chases you!

The University of Waterloo, despite being one of the top ranked party schools in the world, harbors a dark secret. The geese are out of control! They’re everywhere, and not only do they poop everywhere but they’re also aggressive. In China, people may hunt geese… but in Waterloo Canada, the geese hunt you! Don’t be …

The biggest drug scam in America!

There is a vast difference between pharmaceutical prices in North America (Canada and United States) compared to other countries like India, Brazil or Bangladesh. Example: According to Forbes, a 1 year regiment of the cancer drug Nexavar (from German drug manufactuer Bayer) costs $80,000 USD to $96,000 USD for an American patient. In india, this …

Canada – New CIC Rules means what for accounting?

Some of my friends were mistaken about the meaning of this as they read it on a translated Chinese website, so I want to clear it up for everyone BEFORE they decide to stop pursuing accounting out of worry that it’s not accepted for work permit. In November 2013, Canadian Immigrations (CIC) announced changes to …

Free Chinese classes or political brainwashing?

The National Post recently had an article about whether Confucius Institutes should be allowed to operate at Canadian Universities. Canadian teachers urge universities to close on-campus cultural schools funded by Chinese government What are Confucius Institutes? According to Wikipedia, “Confucius Institutes are non-profit public institutions affiliated with the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic …