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US Withholding Tax

Claiming Reduced Rate of Withholding Tax on eBook Sales

Those of us who aren’t tax residents of the United States., selling eBooks online via U.S. online stores like Amazon, Apple iBookstore, Smashwords and Createspace means 30% of non-resident withholding tax (NRWT) is deducted from earnings from sales. You can [...]

February 5, 2015 Writing
Yanwen as Shipping Method

Using Yanwen as a Shipping Method

We’ve recently been shopping on the Chinese mega online shopping store, Aliexpress, where all sorts of things can be found here—from Apparel to Electronics, commercial appliances to novelty items. This site contains Chinese businesses big and small selling their products. [...]

December 29, 2014 Julia and Tania's World
Television Dramas Featuring Chris Wu

Drama Recommendations Featuring Chris Wu!

We have drama recommendations! If you’re looking for your next awesome romance drama watch—or in this case, watches—we recommend Rock ‘n’ Road / A咖的路 (2014), Substitute Princess / 金大花的華麗冒險 (2013) and What is Love / 花是愛 (2012). They’re all Taiwanese [...]

December 27, 2014 All-Time Favourite Asian Series, Arts and Entertainment, Asian Dramas
SimpleMind+ iPad (Free Version)

Brainstorming App for iPad – SimpleMind+ (Free Version)

We’ve been looking for a simple app that allows us to brainstorm ideas and be able to see those ideas easily and navigate our ideas for writing projects. We came across SimpleMind+ for the iPad and found that the free [...]

December 21, 2014 Writing
You're All Surrounded (2014)

You’re All Surrounded (2014)

Korean action/comedy/romance series, You’re All Surrounded / 너희들은 포위됐다 , focusing on an unsolved murder case spanning 11 years had us from the opening scene with the car chase to the end as it uncovered the perpetrators and their motivations. [...]

August 19, 2014 Arts and Entertainment, Asian Dramas
On Repeat: That's Not Me by Aaron Yan

On Repeat: That’s Not Me by Aaron Yan

Aaron Yan, we were first introduced to his music through his 2013 drama, Just You, which stars him and Puff Guo. For a period of time, we couldn’t help to stop and listen to the song, Unstoppable Sun, each time [...]

May 28, 2014 Arts and Entertainment, Entertainment, On Repeat
On Repeat: Mayday and Jia Jia

On Repeat: Mayday and Jia Jia

Taiwan’s Mayday and Jia Jia are awesome. They are the latest band/artist currently on repeat on the music player. We love Mayday’s You’re the One and Only and Jia Jia’s Happiness Coming. Both these songs we discovered through the currently [...]

May 27, 2014 Arts and Entertainment, Entertainment, On Repeat
Taiwanese dramas, Rock 'n' Road (A Ka De Lu) and Fall in Love with Me (Ai Shang Liang Ge Wo)

Rock ‘n’ Road (2014) vs Fall in Love with Me (2014)

Taiwanese dramas, Rock ‘n’ Road (starring Chris Wu and Kimi Hsia) and Fall in Love with Me (starring Aaron Yan and Tia Li), are the two dramas we’re currently following. As it happens, these two dramas are also currently competing [...]

May 17, 2014 Arts and Entertainment, Asian Dramas
Softsubbing Streaming Content

Softsubbing Streaming Content

Online streaming sites like DramaFever, Viki, Dailymotion and the like are a godsend when local television airs so little interesting content worth watching these days. Such sites have allowed us to discover some of the latest dramas from some of [...]

April 28, 2014 How-To
NVS Case for iPad Mini

NVS Cases for iPad Mini – Chic, but Weak

We recently each got ourselves new cases for our iPads. There wasn’t a huge selection available we found; so after looking around, we both settled on a couple NVS cases. We love the fact that they’re quite understated (holding this [...]

April 27, 2014 Internet and Technology