What Swiss Watchmakers Are Doing To Deal With China Export Dip – Declining Swiss watch exports to China don’t mean that brands aren’t optimistic for the future.
After Setbacks, Online Courses Are Rethought – NYTimes.com – massive failures on early efforts
Shop Too Much? Blame the Music – Retailers are fine-tuning store playlists and putting them on mobile platforms to put their customers in the mood to shop.
Airline customer loyalty programmes | fastcodesign – mission creep distorted them beyond what they were meant to do and they no longer help provide a good customer experience
Auto industry: Hybrid carmakers – FT.com – tangled web of alliances
Agencies’ grasp of mobile improves | WARC – UK agency employees feel increasingly confident in their understanding of how best to use mobile, but this is not yet the case with their clients, a new IAB survey has revealed.
This is Nokia’s Android phone – whether this will last the Microsoft deal is another matter
Digital Intelligence :: Twitter audience ‘getting younger than Facebook users’ – The common perception that Twitter is used by older users has come in to question this week, with new research highlighting how its users are on average younger than their Facebook counterparts via comScore
Vancouver vs. Beverly Hills: what $4.89-million will buy in real estate | Vancity Buzz – driven primarily by Chinese property investment in Vancouver
Europeans hit J&J, Novartis with fines in pay-for-delay crackdown – Europe’s antitrust crackdown in pharma marches on. Now, watchdogs are spanking Johnson & Johnson and Novartis for keeping a generic version of a powerful painkiller off the market
McDonald’s turns the city into Monopoly | Marketing Interactive – really nice campaign idea
Google abandons its Hong Kong data centre project | South China Morning Post – speculation due to Google design focus on not using air conditioning