Links of the day | 在网上找到

Exactly what does Cannes celebrate? | canalside view – interesting prespectives Microsoft Said to Exit Display Ad Business, Cut 1,200 Jobs – Bloomberg Business – one can only wonder what will happen in the phone business Sony Pictures: Inside the Hack of the Century, Part 2 – Fortune – a good reason not to register your […]

Jargon watch: generation n

I don’t know if this is a ‘thing’, generation n used to be shorthand for digital natives. However that concept lost currency as it become apparent that having technology all around you doesn’t necessarily make you digitally literate. Peter Hinssen postulates that the ‘n’ actually means network native, it is as much about Dale Carnegie […]

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HSBC will no longer provide one of the best gauges of China’s economy – Quartz – but someone else will step up to do the sponsorship instead Born Red – The New Yorker – interesting profile of Xi Jinping I, Cringely The U.S. computer industry is dying and I’ll tell you exactly who is killing it and […]

Five for Friday | 五日(星期五)

Things that made my day over the last week Space Dogyssey – beautiful college student animated film Great panel discussion with three great designers of electronic music instruments: Roger Linn (LinnDrum, Linn 9000, Akai MPC originator), Dave Smith (Prophet 5, MIDI inventor) and Tom Oberheim (Oberheim Voice synthesisers) Great early mix from The Latin Rascals […]

Links of the day | 在网上找到

Daihatsu Releases 3rd Model of Copen Sporty Minicar – Nikkei Technology Online – customisable car, with manufacturer kits to change the vehicle appearance Why We Encrypt | Schneier on Security – another good read by Bruce Schneier WPP, Daily Mail and SnapChat launch content agency Truffle Pig | Campaign – its like war, pestilence and famine coming together […]