Android Sales: Guess how many Android devices are available for sale | BGR – 18,000 which is an insane amount of device fragmentation Regarding Chrome’s Power Efficiency on OS X | The Verge – interesting how Google is falling into the same traps when coding across platforms that Microsoft did Why China’s economy is slowing and what […]Read more "Links of the day | 在网上找到"
The past couple of weeks around the launch of the Huawei P8 have been all-consumingRead more "I’ve been quiet because…"
Anger and Envy in the Chaebol Republic | Foreign Policy – there will come a point when it it will undermine the iron grip that chaebols have on Korean society (paywall) Tumblr is getting sucked into the Yahoo mothership | Business Insider – likely to suffer similar kinds of challenges to flickr et al VivaKi integrates anonymised […]Read more "Links of the day | 在网上找到"
Things that have made my day this week: Watching Blade Runner after it had been re-released into the cinema. I have watched the film numerous times on TV, VHS, LaserDisc and DVD but there is something magical about watching it on the big screen Hack-A-Day pointed me in the direction of this old industrial film […]Read more "Five for Friday | 五日（星期五）"
At the beginning of this month Amazon launched an addition to their Dash ordering hardware with Dash buttons. There was a lot of incredulity amongst the media heightened by the unfortunate timing which overlapped with April’s Fool Day. Why the incredulity? I would break the cynicism down into two broad buckets: Dash buttons have a […]Read more "The Amazon Dash button post"
Apple takes smartphone crown in China – CNET – over a quarter of urban smartphones sold; profit share rather than market share approach A New Wave of Chinese Smartphones Set to Emerge in 2015 – TechNode – the key thing here is likely to be relevant patents which many of these companies currently don’t have Billionaire Fridman […]Read more "Links of the day | 在网上找到"
The Bluetooth Special Interest Group put together some PR-able research on what consumers think about the smart home. Methodology First of all the methodology: online survey of over 4,000 US, UK and German consumers. The sample size is better than many, however I don’t know if the sample was self-selecting or what kind of biases might […]Read more "Smart home: is all we want is a better burglar alarm?"
Cheaper luxury goods could be on the way in Asia, say analysts | SCMP – a mix of market forces in the likes of China and cracking newer markets (paywall) What Luxury Brands Can Learn From Baijiu’s Anti-Corruption Comeback | Jing Daily – this move at re-positioning the brand away from gifting to everyday consumption is similar […]Read more "Links of the day | 在网上找到"