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5 Goats & 6 Banyans

November 18th, 2015 Guangzhou's Famous 5 Goats

I was convinced to visit Guangzhou. I should have planned my trip better, taken more days off of work, done a loop of major cities in Guangdong, instead all I managed to do was take some pictures, buy scarves, and visit the Diaolou in Kaiping…

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The 10 Most Important CFA Formulas

November 18th, 2015 A typical CFA Candidates desktop

I’ve spent entirely too long studying for the CFA exam, it has not paid off. However I have also spent too much time creating studying materials and giving them away online, it’s a character flaw I guess. Regardless having typed out the most important flashcards for both the Level 1 and Level 2 CFA exams I decided to try and figure out which formulas are the most important to memorize…

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#Winning on Pinterest

November 3rd, 2015 Moon Door in a Chinese Garden

My overview of Pinterest Analytics was just a prelude to this my attempt to drive more traffic from Pinterest to my website…

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I need a new News App

October 30th, 2015 No more Pulse app

So I live in China behind the Great Firewall which makes it difficult to get the latest news. I of course have a VPN but it doesn’t always work, but when it does I use Pulse as my main news source. I used to use Twitter more and I even used to use Summify before Twitter acquired them, but after it’s demise I became a Pulse user and then it too was acquired. I can’t get confirmation beyond the screenshot I took, but it appears the standalone Pulse app may be retired permanently…

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Pinteresting Analytics

October 27th, 2015 Pinterest Logo

I’ve been using Pinterest for quite a while, not as long as my sister or my cousins, but quite a long time. I’m not your typical Pinterest user, I’m not female, I’m not American, I’m not even trying to sell anything. However I have a website and Pinterest considers me a business…

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Photographing Shanghai’s Skyline

October 13th, 2015 Map of the Bund

I’ve spent a lot of time photographing Shanghai’s skyline and battling with the Great Firewall of China to upload some of those photos to Flickr, but I never really gave any useful advice on where to go to get the best pictures…

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Shanghai Skyline at Night

October 1st, 2015 Double I heart Shanghai

Last night was National Day night and the buildings had some new never before seen tricks, the tallest building seemed to have finally achieved fully operating Deathstar status…

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10 Year Blogiversary

September 7th, 2015 10 Year Blogiversary

Muskblog has been online since 2005, the exact date it first went live is lost in the mists of time but the oldest post dates to September 18th 2005. September 2015 also marks the 20th anniversary of me putting a homepage online…

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