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Why children as young as three are sent to boarding school in China

<b>Family ties are hugely important in China, but thousands of Chinese parents are still sending children as young as three away to boarding school. Why do they do it?</b><p>Kelly Jiang bounces into her kindergarten classroom, her parents a few steps behind.<p>"Bye Mum and Dad," the four-year-old trills, with …

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一種剝奪年輕人時間讓他們無法思考的「教育」

翻譯:Wendy Chang<p>我第一次來到台灣是在暑假剛開始的時候,我朋友帶著他幾個親戚一同陪我走走,當中有一個大概14、15歲的女孩,人很好也很有禮貌,但是到晚上的時候她變得悶悶不樂。後來我問她為什麼她一直走神,我覺得暑假才剛剛開始,這應該是學生一整年中覺得最快樂的時候,至少在歐洲過去我們是這樣覺得,所以我很確定應該沒有例外吧,現在的年輕人應該也會對暑假感到興奮。<p>她的答案讓我大吃一驚、然後感到震撼,她說她會那麼不開心是因為學期的最後一天補習班開始上課,而補習班上課的最後一天就是開學第一天,我繼續問下去因為我根本不懂她在說什麼。<p>臺灣的補習班好像是一個怪獸吃掉了學生大部分的時間,在歐洲根本看不到這 …

The YouTube Music Awards: a train wreck, exuberant, or just in search of the right tone?

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>All year, Google (s GOOG) has been experimenting with new ways to unite, celebrate and sell the idea of what YouTube is to a …

為什麼 MIT Sloan MBA,只錄取一個台灣人?|女人迷 Womany

你也正為了 MBA 的申請焦頭爛額嘛?念 MBA,絕對會是段辛苦的漫漫長路。再申請之前,或許你該問問自己:「唸MBA值得嗎?」、「唸 MBA 對我來說的意義是什麼?」這次 MIT Sloan 的畢業校友 Jossy,針對今年 MIT Sloan MBA 只錄取一個台灣人的現象,特別找到 MIT 面試 …

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HTC: our tablet will be 'disruptive,' wearables are a 'critical' market

HTC leaders Peter Chou and Cher Wang believe wearables are a "critical segment" for the company, but say HTC won't put out a gimmicky "version one" product. The comments came in a joint interview with the <i>Financial Times</i>. "[A smartwatch] has to meet a need, otherwise it’s just a gimmick or concept," …