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Effective Simplicity | The Ministry of Type– the designs look so much more interesting as stuff is thrown out

Interview With Atlaspot, the Groupon Taiwan : Open Web Asia

The Brand Story of the Decade | Aaker on Brands – interesting profile of Nintendo

James Parton introduces Telefonica’s all new developer platform, BlueVia | Mobile Industry Review

Facebook Makes News Feed Filters Available To All – trying to improve the signal to noise ratio

Ex-Voodoo PC chief Rahul Sood joins Microsoft to design cool stuff | VentureBeat – really interesting that Microsoft is putting that much of a ‘brain trust fund’ behind product design

FirstTake: Dachis Group Clinches Powered, Threatening Incumbent Consulting Firms « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing – interesting move, should adversely affect companies like Alterian due increased bargaining power and greater customer ownership

Piracy is the future of TV – MIT Convergence Culture Consortium – interesting stuff here, it also points to potential new business models for media companies. It isn’t the demand that’s broken only the mechanism of supply

Google Social Researcher Paul Adams Leaves to Join Facebook | AllThingsD – interesting move

Are designers less valuable than we think? | material world – FT.com – interesting research from INSEAD

EVERYBODY DIES BOOK | A Children’s Book for Grown Ups – this is wrong, but at the same time so, so right

CHART OF THE DAY: Facebook Revenue Is Not Growing Like Google’s Did – interesting data implication is that Facebook is not worth its high investor valuation

How To Crack The New York Times Most E-mailed List – interesting use of Amazon’s Mechanical Turk, but getting busted for astro-turfing would be more hassle than its worth