Ogilvy Group UK » Blog Archive » OgilvyOne launches “21st Century Guide to Selling” – interesting that it is less of a dirty word to marketers than it used to be
Parents sue QQ over son’s death – People’s Daily Online – what should internet services obligations be in protecting people from themselves? There have been similar cases on Facebook and forums as well
The Twitter Effect – interesting essay on the social aspects of Facebook v. Twitter
What is Amazon’s approach to product development and product management? – Quora – interesting that ‘PR’ goes right in at the beginning of a product
The Creepy Company Compiling a File on Your Online Activity—Using Your Real Name – why are people surprised by this?
Kanye West’s Epic Hip Hop Opera “Runaway” Debuts on Vevo [VIDEO] – interesting video from a marketing perspective. Hasn’t been restricted by industry (MTV) formats for time.
On Demand Video Encoding – cross-platform video encoding
Murdoch Wakes Up From Dream Of Leading News Industry’s Digital Aggregation | paidContent – progress on the paidnet strategy that News Corp. has been rolling out
Groklaw – Google et al respond to Paul Allen with Motions to Dismiss, Sever – patents so wide that Paul Allen could own the modern internet
@christineptran » Has f-commerce arrived? – Altimeter Group’s Christine Tran on Facebook commerce.
One in three iPad owners has never downloaded a single app – Apple 2.0 – Fortune Tech – and probably a similar amount have never bought a single app for their home computer. Nine out of ten people hate Red Bull – the point is a large amount of people whether its Red Bull or the iPad are consuming them and they are culturally significant
Lëkki, back to basics – really interesting idea; reinventing simpler appropriate technology
The Weekly Buzz: Tuangou (group purchase) popularity in China | CIC – group buying as popular in China as it has been in the west
All Politics Is Olfactory – NYTimes.com – interesting campaign tactic where a political candidate infused flyers with the smell of rubbish tapping into some interesting consumer psychology. Thankfully no one has got smell-a-vision right yet then
Say hello to the world of Canto soap in English | SCMP.com – digital allows a carrier signal for the English subtitles (registration wall)