Why Chinese Like Celebrating Valentine’s Day So Much?

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Do you know what day is May 20 for Chinese? Valentine’s Day. Difficult to understand, right? Well, Chinese call May 20 a valentine’s day because the pronunciation of “520” sounds like “I love you” in Chinese. Therefore, up to now, increasingly more people, especially young people like to celebrate May 20 as a valentine’s day … [Read more…]


How to stay in touch with family when abroad

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  Ackaah Samuel started using Dingtone by friend referral about 3 years ago, somewhere around 2014. And henceforth he has been using it to reach his parents and friends back home.     Ackaah comes from Ghana and  is now a medical student in his 4th year in Russia. Like most overseas students, staying in touch with family … [Read more…]

What’s your best memory with your dad?


In honor of Father’s Day, we asked Dingtone users from around the world… “What’s your best memory with your dad?” Guess what sweet, funny stories we got   Angle Ballah, Spain: Best memory between me and my dad: his funny jokes,hugs &kisses     Trust Wilson Chavani, Canada: My father taught me don’t be lazy … [Read more…]

How to make free calls to the United Kingdom

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Today’s modern technology has provided us with many conveniences and improved the way we do things. One such improvement is the way we make phone calls. It used to be that there was only one option available – traditional telephone lines. With smartphones and the internet, we now have another way to make calls:  internet … [Read more…]