User Comments - markedman

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Posted on: Persuasion
April 22, 2014, 08:35 AM

I am a subscriber, but found it more convenient to listen to QingWen as a podcast than to use the ChinesePod app.  But I notice the last few QingWen's have not appeared on the podcsast. Is it App only going forward?  

Posted on: A Tour of the Office
March 14, 2014, 05:04 AM

I've been in Shanghai two and half years and a Poddie for all of that, with lessons added about a year and a half ago.  I've been meaning to drop in the whole time and never gotten around to it.  Where is your office?  And who should I call to arrange a visit?

Posted on: Temporary Cell Phone
November 03, 2013, 11:23 PM

For what's its worth, a number of my friends swear by the Shanghai Call Center.  It's a free translation service.  They call, tell the person what they want, then hand the phone to the taxi driver, shop attendent, etc - or put it on speaker.  I've never used it and have the number down as 962288, and here is the web site: