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Chinese Find Number URLs Easier Than Letters

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Chinese characters don't readily work with the English-centric Internet. The New Republic's Chris Beam tells NPR's Scott Simon that the Chinese use numbers that when pronounced, sound like words.

Source: NPR

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