Five for Friday | 五日(星期五) | 금요일에 다섯 가지

Reading Time: 1 minute This week I spent a good deal of time listening to this mix by Matrixxman for Resident Advisor. Each track in the mix was specially made for this recording. I love the atmospheric vibes upfront on the mix. Yuri Wong’s ‘I’m a dude’ chops up dialogue from Tropic Thunder over hiphop beats to produce a […]

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서

Reading Time: 3 minutes Swedish technology could make geothermal energy as mainstream as wind and solar | Quartz – interesting because it deals with the lumpy supply issue of wind and solar in the energy mix UK cash system ‘on the verge of collapse’, report finds | Money | The Guardian – putting the Queen on debit cards anyone? […]

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서

Reading Time: 2 minutes Puma Poaches Manchester City Kit Deal From Nike | Business of Fashion – big move by Puma in football A Perfectly Cromulent Cultural Moment – memes as societal discourse A Brief History of Computer Vision (and Convolutional Neural Networks) | Hacker Noon – a great read, it reminded me about the work that search engines […]

Things that made my day this week

Reading Time: 1 minute Supreme by Hasan Minhaj. I hadn’t watched much of Patriot Act mainly because there is more content that grabs my attention on Netflix. This clip is a great dive into hype culture. Amazon playbook on Amazon Vine. Gartner L2 made this useful clip on the effective use of Amazon’s Vine programme. Key take-outs (my observations […]

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Kraft Heinz experiment in radical cost-cutting has failed. | LinkedIn – imagine if 3G Capital had succeeded in their hostile bid Unilever as well? Number of ‘McRefugees’ increasing, study finds | HKEJ Insight – a seven fold increase over 6 years. More on the background on McRefugees Luxury Brands Learn How to Speak Streetwear […]