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Globalization and Everyday Life – Leon Tsai

I wake up in the morning, to an alarm set on my iPhone, which was assembled in China. The batteries in iPhones actually from Samsung, a South Korean company. I get dressed and drive to work in my Japanese Toyota Highlander. When I get to work, I make a cup ...

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Personal Globalization – Liwen Zhang

The globalization affects my personal life in three aspects: education, technology, and food. As a Chinese student, I can study electrical engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park. Because I study abroad, my parents get interested in the foreign culture and technology. Both of my parents are using iPhone 7 ...

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Globalization and the Effect it has on Our Lives-Brandon Wooten

Globalization effects my daily life in many aspects, whether it is electronics, food, or the cars we buy. Personally the electronics I own are sold at price that is significantly lower because they are outsource to foreign nations. Apple for example is currently outsourcing their manufacturing to Foxcon, like many ...

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Three Levels of Globalization

By: Chad Baker Because of the international economization of everything from college to local fast food every facet of my life is effected by globalization. The international student body at the college I attend, University of Maryland, is a byproduct of the global economy and relationships that help further the ...

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Mike Bartner: Reflecting on Globalization

Amidst this technological revolution, the world has found new, more powerful methods of which to globalize their countries, companies, and even themselves. Still, what does globalization mean for us as individuals and the population as a whole? According to “Alternative Worlds,” a publication by the National Intelligence Council, the most ...

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The Megaton that is Globalization

By Eden Zheng (114158666) – ENES 464 Globalization has affect my daily life from the my car I drive, Toyota Camry, which is a Japanese manufacturer, to the technology I use, Lenovo laptop, Chinese manufacturer. My day-to-day life is constantly affected by globalization with the various cultures that have been ...

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Mobike opens its US market in Washington DC

Recently, have you noticed that some orange bicycles appeared on the streets of Washington, DC? These bicycles are owned by a Chinese company called Mobike which is one of the world’s largest smart bike-sharing companies, rode into its first US city – Washington DC. Different from Capital Bikeshare, Mobile is ...

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