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Who’s Behind the E-paper FES Watch? – Digits – WSJ – interesting the way Sony has become an internal VC operation. It makes sense since they need disruptive innovation and they still have smart people. The disappointing bit was hearing them working with an external product design agency given the industrial design strength of the […]

Five for Friday | 五日(星期五)

Things that made my day this week. A frickin’ laser-cut record. How awesome is this? A simple but delightful Japanese Vine A totally awesome Japanese game for the Sony PlayStation featuring Godzilla and all manner of kaiju. The odd thing about this Bandai Namco game is that it is for the PS3 rather than the […]

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China has ‘wasted’ $6.8tn in investment, warn Beijing researchers – FT.com – define wasted The click-through rate is not dead, it’s morphed into a zombie | Marketing Magazine – interesting that this has been associated with CTR rather than impressions which is a better analogue of cost per hour from the FT’s point-of-view Edelman, TransCanada to split […]

OMG! Canada goes on Twitter!

My friend and former colleague Matthias Lüfkens will be ecstatic that he has another government Twitter account to include in the Burson-Marsteller Twiplomacy project that has been a personal passion of his. Canada rolled out an official global account In reality Canada has had a number of digital diplomacy accounts before aimed at specific interest […]

Links of the day | 在网上找到

This is the proof that the 1% have been running the show for 800 years | Quartz – know your place serfs Rescuing gadgets from the golden age of ‘Made in Japan’ | The Japan Times – inspiring and deeply saddening at the same time デザインアンダーグラウンド – ラジカセ・ヴィンテージ家電、オーディオの販売・修理 – Design Underground Factory restoring beautiful Made In Japan consumer […]