China is two-speed consumer market | warc.com – high speed and low speed consumers – These high-speed households, consisting mostly of the urban middle-class, currently number 81m people and generate $1.7tr of the $3.2tr in total urban consumption, but their numbers will swell to 142m by 2020 when they will account for $3.8tr of the $5.6bn in total urban consumption.
How Long to Read – find how long it will take to read any book
Ritz-Carlton, Naples shares a slice of pie on social media | Luxury Daily – being useful, smart social play
Luxury Hotels Move Into Low-Touch Luxury | L2 Think Tank – thinking carefully about process and the use of digital
Channel Mum looks ahead after ITV takes a stake | digiday – ITV investing in YouTube content
Is Bing Trolling Google & Alphabet With ABC.WTF Redirect? – looks like some prankster punk’d Alphabet
Alphabet: what does it all mean? | CommsTalkBlog – a post I wrote for the company blog, check it out
HAVE BRITS ABANDONED RAVE CULTURE? | DJMag – Newsbeat was probably the wrong format to do the report from
Tinder and Hookup-Culture Promotion | Vanity Fair – is this really that different from the traditional meat market approach?