VPN software is available free from UH

May 20, 2016

To enhance online security, using a VPN (Virtual Private Network) is recommended. You can get the VPN software free from UH: http://www.uh.edu/infotech/services/accounts/vpn/windows/. There’s a Mac version too.


The Surprising Roots of Modern Chinese Identity

May 20, 2016

A little history is useful to understand modern China. In this brief article, the accomplishments of the Qing (read: Ching) dynasty are noted and the relationship to modern China is identified.

An Evernote link will open, as usual.

https://www.evernote.com/l/AEJiYEFMrllAr5m2PlBrr2B3u-APNv6dLYU


Smart Phone Google Translation App Updated

May 12, 2016

I’ve never used this Google app, but I thought you might like to add it to your mobile phone and see how it works when we’re in China. It may mean the difference between taking a taxi back to your hotel or walking! Android or IOS, but the Android version has an extra feature.

See article link here:

or here: https://www.evernote.com/l/AELlDXX6CXtBjKyas-aeZC4wPUTi4A31H0M