CSR departments are redundant, says Unilever’s Keith Weed – Campaign Asia-Pacific – too important to be left with PR / corporate communications
MAFIAAFire: ThePirateBay Dancing! – random proxy server selected
2011 China Luxury Forecast – Ruder Finn Asia | Albatross Research – disclosure my employer Ruder Finn’s Asian offices. Funnily enough I found about it from from an WARC
China’s first Good Samaritan law drafted in Shenzhen: Shanghaiist – effort to change culture following famous case where helper got sued
Inside P&G’s digital revolution – McKinsey Quarterly – buzzword friendly, but how will it play out for shareholder value?
Facebook Just Played the Government – feels like Microsoft’s antitrust call the first time around. I don’t think that Microsoft was hated by consumers the way Facebook is. Expect more bullets to dodge
Microsoft’s Windows Tablets Of Next Year…Or Never | Fast Company – not enough of a fast follower this time?
Japan’s #1 Mascots: Kumamon, Bary-san, and Nishiko-kun | Japan Probe – Japan seems to have mascots for everything, kind of cool actually
American Airlines: Bankrupt Companies Are Healthier Than They Used to Be – TIME.com – negotiating ploy with the unions and as a way of resetting the clock on management shares at the expense of the shareholders
Baidu Beat | Let there be satellite – impressive new maps view