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Reading Time: < 1 minute Why do diplomats use this alien WhatsApp emoji for Vladimir Putin? | Technology | The Guardian – personally I’d still want to be using Signal rather than giving Facebook indirect oversight of messaging VCR era ends due to lack of chips – and demand | Electronics EETimes – interesting analysis of the engineering that went into analogue… Continue reading Links of the day | 在网上找到

Five for Friday | 五日(星期五)

Reading Time: < 1 minute Arco Maher’s video lookbook for Stone Island via Dazed & Confused. They are trying to draw a clear line between the Milan Paninaro sub-culture of the 1980s and urban British youth. There are parallels: conspicuous consumption, international orientation love of club related music. However the Paninaro look itself now has faded into staples of street style… Continue reading Five for Friday | 五日(星期五)

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Reading Time: < 1 minute i-mode cellphone shipment announced to cease by end of this year | Asianjin – i-Mode was smartphone app like functionality in the network served up on feature phones that were thin clients. KPN didn’t get it right in the market when they launched it in Europe and it was so successful in Japan that they missed… Continue reading Links of the day | 在网上找到