WeChat’s ‘instant apps’ are falling flat | Techinasia – interesting learnings for western platforms
London housing: ‘Eight out of 10 homes in flagship London schemes sold to overseas buyers’ | London Evening Standard – could property developers get by on the domestic market though?
Spend too much time on PowerPoint and Excel? Get this FREE plugin! | David Price | Pulse | LinkedIn – LinkedIn e-commerce???
CIPR Research Paints Downbeat Picture Of UK PR Industry | Holmes Report – so basically things haven’t moved on over the past 10 years or so?
Huawei’s Campus Design Under Fire – WSJ – “When you build something, especially like a headquarters, you’re making a statement about who you are.” said Aric Chen, lead curator for design and architecture at the M+ museum in Hong Kong. “I’m not sure what this statement is saying about Huawei.” – I thought it’s aping of existing architecture in European cities quite appropriate
Bot nets | Schneier on Security – great write-up
YouTube TV – interesting experiment
RIP Dmoz: The Open Directory Project is closing | SearchEngineLand – probably only of interest to old school web users and SEO people. Directories and their taxonomies were the search engines of yore. Back when I worked at Yahoo! Dmoz had already been depreciated as a signalling factor in search engine results. Danny Sullivan gives it a good write-up
Facebook now ranks your ❤️️’s above your 👍’s | The Next Web – Buzzfeed must be pissed