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very exciting…

I came to US when I was 16, went through schools here and have worked for NASA and Northrup Grumman before co-funded and crashed my first startup during the .com gold rush in late 90.  After the the .com bubble burst in Y2K, I went back to Taiwan and worked there for almost two years, I […]

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How Much Does A Facebook Fan Cost?

Two recent articles suggested that the cost-to-acquire a Facebook fan range from $1.07 ~ $136.38. If you are a retailer of any kind, you really can’t ignore Facebook! Why? Facebook has 650 millions people who use the site and half of them login everyday for average half hour… for more stats… watch the video below…  

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Fight & Smile 想信希望

The name of this song is called “Fight & Smile”.  Created and recorded by 40+ Taiwanese artist within just few days.  This song is dedicated to all Japanese.     每條河流來自曲折方向 每條道路充滿荊棘過往 讓人脆弱卻也讓人成長 風雨洗去 挫折的傷 沒有寒雪怎能體會春泥 因為失去我們學會珍惜 We have a dream Maybe we lose something 前方風景 依然美麗 So I…  I believe! 愛在希望裡 明天新一頁開啟 喔… 寫下音符 聽見勇氣 走出迷霧 遇見天晴 輕撫心跳 […]

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Next week…

Next week, I will be traveling to Asia for a quick 5 days trip.  First day I will have an interview with a high profile fortune 500 gaming company, next day, I’ll meet up with my friends to talk about http://English.Asia venture, then follow by a 3 full days meeting about a Groupon like venture with one […]

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The Fukushima 50

The Fukushima 50 – the 50 volunteers who stay behind, risking their life to try prevent the nuclear meltdown, who are willing to sacrifice their life for their country!   The Fukushima 50– you are true heroes and I’m rooting for you!   Reports about The Fukushima 50: Last Defense at Troubled Reactors: 50 Japanese Workers Fukushima heroes: Not afraid to die Japan hails […]

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Long idea: ALJ

Most of road are damaged in Northern Japan due to earthquake and tsunami.  To rebuild, lots of asphalt is needed and Alon USA Energy is expected to help Japan over the next few month.  I’m looking ALJ to move to $15 with potential to $17.  My stop-loss is $10.50 Disclaimer  

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human anatomy…

Below is a drawing my 9 years old created when she was 4. One of my favorite! You can see from the drawing that she is very into details and know human anatomy well. ^_^ 下面是一幅我九歲女兒在她四歲時作的一幅畫。 一幅我最愛的畫! 從畫中你可以看出她的細心及對人體結構的深度了解。 ^_^  

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Man in the Arena

I worked on a C3 (Command, Combat and Communication) air defense system at Northrup Grumman when I was 19.  I was so proud of the fact that I was the youngest associate engineer on the project and I was always learning, like a sponge that just soak in all the knowledge.   One day, I was […]

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All hands…

the following event happened back in 2008…   Thru acquisition,  I inherited one of the most mission critical risk valuation system for our commodity trading floor.  Stability of the system means millions of dollars (that’s what trader said).   So, try to stabilize the system after the acquisition, I sent out an email to senior IT managers and called for a all hands […]

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$183.8 billion

Was watching the Tokyo stock market and heard the breaking news of Japan’s central bank is injecting $183.8 billion USD into money market to stabilize the financial system. Nikkei sinks below 10,000 and continue its down trend…

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