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Jing Daily: Five trends for China’s outbound travelers in 2014

Weibo: Huawei, ZTE chase ‘cool’, Xiaomi chases Apple | South China Morning Post – following in this case looks slow and ungainly

Wikipedia introduces draft feature to give writers more time and space to finetune their articles – The Next Web

Information Processing: The dawn of genetic engineering? – Blade Runner style replicants next stop?

Picture quality might be an issue for HKTV | South China Morning Post – interesting that they are running an a game around the terrestial licence process and going straight to mobile OTT services and online delivery (paywall)

Trends in Social Sharing: The Rise of Pinterest | Gigya’s Blog – some interesting data on social sharing by platform

Spotiamp – nice ode to WinAmp

ongoing by Tim Bray · Is 4K BS? – yes you can do without them. They are also impressive close up, you can notice the difference in retina and normal screens on phones, however I do think there is a law of diminishing returns at work

Apple – Press Info – China Mobile & Apple Bring iPhone to China Mobile’s 4G & 3G Networks on January 17, 2014 – interesting that there is no pricing information yet

The Beauty Implications of a Chinese Baby Boom – Euromonitor International – expect more girl consumer power

“Backbreaking” OpenStack migrations hinder enterprise upgrades — Tech News and Analysis

Facebook Screwed Lots Of Retailers – Business Insider – and you are surprised because?

Differences Between US and International SEO: Interview With Andre Alpar | Search Engine Journal

Password Managers Exposing Passwords Everywhere – depressing reading

A Few Thoughts on Cryptographic Engineering: An update on Truecrypt

Chinese Students in U.S. Boost Luxury Car Sales – Businessweek

BitTorrent takes step toward secure serverless chat

Why Shell nixed a $20 billion gas-to-liquids project – CSMonitor.com – shale and fracking isn’t as promising as believed or as commercially viable yet…

Google’s changing recommendations on SEO for mobile – Smart Insights Digital Marketing Advice

Daiwa Securities increases target price on MediaTek – The China Post – interesting contrast with Qualcomm

82% Chinese Netizens Held Credit Cards — China Internet Watch

China Mobile Payment User Behavior Report 2013 — China Internet Watch

HKT to acquire CSL New World Mobility in US$2.425 billion deal | South China Morning Post – (paywall)