David Pierson, a staff writer for the Los Angeles Times since 2000, discusses his experiences of reporting in China.
Cell phone use exploding
By Pou In Kuan
ON AN AVERAGE DAY in
Although the number of cell phone users in
This forward thinking that exists in
Nowadays, cell phone providers aim at bringing this technology to the rural areas, where cell phones are still rare. According to the China Daily, 57% of
China Daily, “Cellphone makers focus on rural areas,”
CTIA, “CTIA’s Semi-Annual Wireless Industry Survey,” <http://files.ctia.org/pdf/CTIA_Survey_Year_End_2006_Graphics.pdf> accessed
Ministry of Information Industry of People’s Republic of
Xinhua Net, “移动电话开通２０年 粤手机普及率超过六成,” May 17, 2007, <http://news.xinhuanet.com/tech/2007-05/17/content_6111228.htm>, accessed June 26, 2007.
Pou In Kuan is a Journalism student from
USC U.S.-China Institute hosted a screening of Better Angels (善良的天使), a documentary film written and directed by two-time Academy Award winner Malcolm Clarke, with post-screening discussion with co-executive producer David Dreier and producer William Mundell.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk with journalist and author Leta Hong Fincher. Betraying Big Brother is a story of how the feminist movement in China against patriarchy could reconfigure the country and the rest of the world.
The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a discussion with Akira Chiba, the Consul General of the Japanese consulate in Los Angeles, on Japan's relations with China.