Occupy Hong Kong and the rise of social concern

If you had seen the ragtag nature of the Occupy protests in the UK, the orderly city tents underneath the HSBC building Hong Kong looks genteel by comparison. It seems to be part of a wider social concern springing up there which manifests itself in concern about local independent shops, the power of supermarkets and […]

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The Original Content Bandwagon – Parks Associates Downstream Traffic: Weibo vs Facebook vs Twitter | China Internet Watch How to get more visibility for your Facebook Page through understanding EdgeRank – Smart Insights Digital Marketing Advice Jing Daily: Chinese Retailer Bosideng Goes Global While Luxury Brands Seek Acceptance Japan: Social/Mobile Starting to Move Fast « […]

Google Apps and security

Those of you interested in cloud computing would have noticed that Google Apps has earned ISO27001 certification for information security, which is a counterpoint to concerns about the secure nature of web services. Admittedly there are some who could point to flaws in the ISO27001 standard from an information security standpoint – but it is […]

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The Flame: Questions and Answers – Securelist The Programming Language Lua – fast scripting language for embedded systems and application development ITU adopts two ultra-high def TV specs • The Register Decoding Share Prices: Amazon, Apple and Facebook | Monday Note Taylor & Francis Online :: Cultural influences on Facebook photographs – International Journal of […]

QRcodes in luxury marketing | 在奢侈品营销中的QR码

QRcodes give advertisers the opportunities to be creative in the ‘noise’ through minimising the data enclosed (for instance using a URL shortener) and careful positioning of the data within the square. Swiss luxury watch brand Jaeger LeCoultre uses some carefully placed watch components in their QRcode and the complexity of QRcodes to human eyes (rather […]