How do you pronounce Yimian? Yimi-Anne

How do you pronounce Yimian? Yimi-Anne

Our company’s name is “Yimian”, the spelling of “一面”, which means “one side” in Chinese.

It takes its origin in the Möbius strip, a surface with only one side and only one boundary.

Just like the strip, data and reality seem to have a boundary, but they actually form one seamless side.

English-speaking friends usually ask us how to pronounce “Yimian” correctly.  It’s easy.  Just say “Yimi-Anne”, you would sound like a Chinese speaker.  Try it!

 

Image source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:M%C3%B6bius_strip.jpg
Attribution: David Benbennick [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], from Wikimedia Commons

 

 

 

 

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