Links of the day

Rethink Wireless AT&T eyeing Symbian adoption

FreshBump – Development Site – interesting design site that will be evolving in the near future, one to keep an eye on

Rethink Wireless – Two new Bluetooth standards promising higher data rates – I can see much consumer confusion ahead if this lot gets traction

WebWorkerDaily » Archive 3 Key Web Working Tools for Students « – pretty handy for PR people and for project management in general.

Understanding HP Lab’s Twitter Research

Hello Kitty-themed maternity hospital opens in Taiwan – Brand Republic News – Brand Republic – on one hand I am appalled, but on the other I marvel at the way Sanrio has managed to follow its customer base through their lifecycle and still appeal to young girls. Something that brands from mobile operators to diversified groups like Virgin should pay attention to

Communities Dominate Brands: iPhone users shifting away from laptops says Rubicon

People don’t trust company blogs. What you should do about it.

Friendster nabs fourth social-networking patent, dozen more pending » VentureBeat – hoping that Friendster brings an IP firestorm on Facebook

Using Google maps to enter reports of strange smells – Boing Boing – I love the idea of Nioibu.com, absolute genius

Paracord Survival Bracelets