Things that have made my day this week. A special mention would go to the National Lottery whose website this evening showed how not to cater for peak demand as I explained to my Dad what 503 and 404 error codes were over the phone when he couldn’t purchase his Euromillions ticket for at least […]Read more "Five for Friday | 五日（星期五）"
Cross-Device Tracking Creates New Privacy Concerns, FTC Says | Advertising Age – “They do this under the veil of anonymous identifiers and hashed P.I.I. [personally-identifiable information], but these identifiers are still persistent and can provide a strong link to the same individual online and offline,” Ms. Ramirez said, in language that challenges the typical rhetoric from companies […]Read more "Links of the day | 在网上找到"
A few articles that I read over the past few days highlighted the edges of digital. The FT published an analysis on the modern problems that digital has wrought on the advertising industry. Jeff Goodby, chairman of Goodby, Silverstein & Partners – a successful longtime American advertising agency said: In the past, he said, the […]Read more "The limits of digital"
Chinese e-commerce firm JD.com sees revenue rise 52 per cent – SCMP – I bet that Amazon didn’t have a similar growth rate in China China’s Strategy For Global Technology Dominance By Any Means Necessary – Forbes – nice outline of US China fault lines Can Facebook Messenger kill off apps? – Telegraph – I was surprised by […]Read more "Links of the day | 在网上找到"
Not the most polished presentation but good content by Brandwatch on the state of digital and social with regards luxury brands. More about Brandwatch here.Read more "Brandwatch on luxury brands"
I, Cringely Amazon’s cloud monopoly – I, Cringely – Bob Cringely provides some interesting insights into the market position of Amazon regarding cloud services iPhone Vs Samsung: Apple is still the marketshare leader | BGR – Apple still commands more than 90% of all the profits in the smartphone market adam&eveDDB, Temptations Dress Up Cats for the […]Read more "Links of the day | 在网上找到"
What The Boardroom Thinks About Data Breach Liability | Dark Reading – cybersecurity risk vs cost of insurance premiums. Expect the insurers to force innovation and better practices on large corporates rather then doing it off their own bat, a case in point being Sony Entertainment breach and TalkTalk Tablet users indifferent to upgrades | TechEye – […]Read more "Links of the day | 在网上找到"
Things that made my day this week Interesting concept video by a company called Magic Leap that has technology which provides a more immersive experience The title was designed to be really good link bait rather than accurately reflecting the content of the video. It does give a good background on how the Chinese economy […]Read more "Five for Friday | 五日（星期五）"