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SEO for Naver – Search Engine Watch (#SEW) – Naver pioneered modern user generated content services

Dezeen » South Korean road signs by Studio Dumbar – better than many designs in Asia but still not as good as the work of Kinneir & Calvert

Number of weibo users hits 300 million: Shanghaiist

Parks Associates CEO, Tricia Parks comments on tablet holiday trends – US looking at another gadget Christmas

Windows Phone Marketplace Is Riding High On Free Content | paidContent – similar dynamics to Android

Nokia’s Microsoft Phones May Not Get Traction, Analyst Says – NYTimes.com – no USP, apart from a bucketload of advertising

Douban e-publishing platform – Chinese creative social network Douban now allows members the opportunity to publish their own e-books and earn cash from readers

Chinese Consumers (and Beijing) Breath a (momentary) Sigh of Relief on Inflation… | Mintel

Google Announces Plans To Shutter Knol, Friend Connect, Wave, And More | TechCrunch – interesting that they are whittling down a lot of the social experiments. Knol always used to remind me of Squidoo but not as crap

OTE, eircom most exposed of Euro telcos to refinancing risk – Moody’s – not terribly surprised by this Eircom has been stacked with debt due to leveraged buyouts

What I Learned Building the Apple Store – Ron Johnson – Harvard Business Reviewcreate a store that’s more than a store to people

Chinese luxury: immune or human? | beyondbrics | FT.com

Millennial: Android, iOS shares flat in October; Apple still top vendor, HTC now No.2

The Rise of the Microsoft Monopoly – in productivity software

Piper Jaffray: Android app revenue is 7% of iPhone’s – Apple 2.0 – Fortune Tech – if you are in the paid apps game, develop for Android as an afterthought

Study Shows That Early Adopters Of Social Media Have Captured Real Economic Value | Social Media Blog for Business | Michael Brito – is the gain because of social media or because these companies are innovators – was enough done to separate the two concepts?

Darpa: Do Away With Antibiotics, Then Destroy All Pathogens | Wired.com

danah boyd on a nuanced understanding of privacy in the networked age – Boing Boing

MSN Mall Closes, as Microsoft Rethinks its E-Commerce Strategy in China | Tech in Asia – Microsoft victim of hyper-competition in China

eBay Buys Chris Dixon’s Startup Hunch For $80 Million