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9:00 am

Free Tai Chi at SDCHM

February 25, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue
San Diego, 92101 United States

Learn and practice Tai Chi with instructor Dane Dormio for FREE! Originating in ancient China, Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercises for health of the mind and body.

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2:00 pm

Chinese Computing and the Future of I.T.

February 25, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chuang Archive & Learning Center, 541 B Second Ave
San Diego, CA 92101 United States

Are the 75,000 characters in the Chinese language impediments to the fast-moving nature of modern technology, or are Chinese typists ushering in the future of computing? Award-winning Stanford historian, Dr. Tom Mullaney, will explore these questions through his captivating research of Chinese telegraphs, typewriters and computers. Co-presenter Scott Klemmer, Director of the Design Lab at UC San Diego, will discuss the background of these objects and explain how they relate to language, coding, and the richer ways we communicate and solve problems in the 21st century.

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