Andy Boreham

Columnist
Inside Shanghai Metro: Getting onboard faster - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Inside Shanghai Metro: Getting onboard faster

Shanghai's Metro system is, to put it simply, a modern wonder. It's the longest in the world, stretching hundreds of kilometers and serving millions of passengers each day.
China's very own 'deepfake' videos affect normal people instead of celebrities - China Opinion
Opinion

China's very own 'deepfake' videos affect normal people instead of celebrities

Hollywood actresses have been popular victims of "deepfake" videos since they first showed up around 2017, but last weekend it was the turn of millions of Chinese. Kind of.
Musk, Ma differ on status of computers vs humans - China Tech News
Tech

Musk, Ma differ on status of computers vs humans

Jack Ma and Elon Musk exchanged their views on AI, education and life on Mars ...
A brief summary of Hong Kong, its woes, and why the city's youth have it all wrong - China Opinion
Opinion

A brief summary of Hong Kong, its woes, and why the city's youth have it all wrong

Hong Kong continues to be debilitated by riots as the city's youth ramp up their activities in the last week of school holidays. But how did it all begin? 
What can we learn from huge flop of sci-fi flick 'Shanghai Fortress?' - China Opinion
Opinion

What can we learn from huge flop of sci-fi flick 'Shanghai Fortress?'

"Shanghai Fortress" not only failed to lift off, but crashed and burned in a spectacular fireball of crappy special effects, bad storylines and terrible acting.
The Miracle of Shanghai: How the city saved thousands of Jews during World War II - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

The Miracle of Shanghai: How the city saved thousands of Jews during World War II

Nestled to the north of Shanghai's famous Pudong skyline is an area covering roughly two square kilometers, that is remembered by thousands of Jewish refugees as home. 
Stop being lazy: It's time to improve your Mandarin skills - China Opinion
Opinion

Stop being lazy: It's time to improve your Mandarin skills

China's government has announced plans to promote Mandarin around the country with an annual, weeklong campaign. Why not use it as an excuse to improve your own Mandarin?
Are foreigners given an easy ride in China? Maybe it's time to reflect ... - China Opinion
Opinion

Are foreigners given an easy ride in China? Maybe it's time to reflect ...

Several situations have become hot topics in China recently because they appear to support the idea that foreigners here are given special privileges.
I know, you're probably well and truly sick of hearing about trash - China Opinion
Opinion

I know, you're probably well and truly sick of hearing about trash

If you're at your wit's end and feeling like the world is against you after your first week of trying to sort your trash, you're not alone.
Hints and tips to make garbage sorting more fun, and more easy - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Hints and tips to make garbage sorting more fun, and more easy

It's been a long time coming, but the day is finally here – Shanghai's first ever domestic garbage sorting regulation has come into force. Are you ready?
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