8 Retail Trends In China – WPP – (PDF)
WeChat overtakes Facebook in Indonesian market｜WantChinaTimes.com – Indonesia is a unique marketplace. Big on Twitter, a huge market for Path
Can McDonald’s Hot Coffee Help Put It Back on Top? – but can McDonald’s hack it as a third space
TelecomTV | News | Message Wars: are operators really ready to fight back? against WhatsApp, WeChat/Weixin, LINE or Kakao Talk
Tim Cook: iPhone 5c popular among first-time iPhone buyers, but not as popular as expected | 9to5Mac – the iPhone 5C says as much about how scalable the manufacture of the mono-body chassis of the 5 and 5s was as anything else. (It wouldn’t scale that well). The 4 and 4S had more of an advance because they still look classier designs
An interesting perspective on China highlighting progress and negative societal change over the past three decades. Young Chinese are categorised as being born after 1978. Xiaosi (born in 1986) used a computer for the first time at age 14 and had her first cup of coffee at age 15. Interesting analysis on princelings which dispells the idea of them as a new aristocracy as they move away from power to business.