Links of the day

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New delivery auction websites save money and CO2 – eBay-type model for delivery services. I would love to see this for international shipping

Social Networking Watch: Social Media Use Up 82% Worldwide

UK Says ‘No’ To Disconnecting File-Sharers, Sort Of | TorrentFreak

MPs attack ‘regressive’ broadband tax | Media |

HSBC rethinks strategy with wealth-based plan – Brand Republic

China Everbright boss says property prices ‘frightening’ – China Economic Review

China PLA officer urges new Internet control agency | Reuters – People’s Liberation Army Major General Huang Yongyin ‘For national security, the Internet has already become a new battlefield without gunpowder’

EU privacy watchdog warns Commission on controversial ACTA negotiations | Pinsent Masons LLP – why do I read this and think of Colonel Kurtz?

Crib Sheet: The Social Media Landscape « Ed Lee’s Blogging Me Blogging You

The best phones, stunts, and demos of Mobile World Congress | VentureBeat

Researcher creates ‘Facebook for Scientists’ | VentureBeat

Neff Ink Goes Bananas With a Playful Brand Refresh for Chiquita | Design and Innovation | Fast Company – smart, playful inspired genius

The Mystery of China’s Labor Shortage – China Real Time Report – WSJ

Focus On… France – PR Week – interesting market focus on France.

Photographer films his own ‘anti-terror’ arrest – the funny thing was I had no problems taking pictures other countries like France, Spain, Germany, the US or China.