Five for Friday | 五日(星期五) | 금요일에 다섯 가지

Reading Time: < 1 minute Things that made my day this week: Naomi Wu on the nascent open source culture developing in China. It isn’t just about China taking anymore but contributing. Ari Saal Forman’s Menthol 10s took a swipe at corporate culture and big tobacco. The ambiguous nature of the male host business in Japan is highlighted in this… Continue reading Five for Friday | 五日(星期五) | 금요일에 다섯 가지

Throwback gadget: Nokia N950

Reading Time: 5 minutes Nokia N950 origins The Nokia N950 was designed at a weird time. Nokia’s position as the premier smartphone maker was under siege from Android and iPhone after seeing off the Palm OS and numerous iterations of Windows Phone. Nokia had missed the boat on devices with capacitive touch displays. It was using a smartphone operating… Continue reading Throwback gadget: Nokia N950

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Reading Time: < 1 minute Who is winning more Chinese Consumers in 2018? – Global site – Kantar Worldpanel – top line is that western FMCG brands are growing China market share at a slower rate than their Chinese competitors. Any of them that banging on about strategic market long term have another think coming. Expect these Chinese brands to… Continue reading ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우