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

BMW’s X7 advert about the Legend of Old McLanden has been cited as a piece of feminist advertising. I won’t spoil it for you watch the clip and you’ll see why. I think that its part of something different which has been less heralded: a return to craft in advertising. We’re starting to see a […]

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서

Even years later, Twitter doesn’t delete your direct messages | TechCrunch – interesting possible GDPR risk for Twitter HSBC forex trading costs cut sharply by blockchain – executive | Reuters – low transaction rate, less than 4,000 transactions a day. This looks more like niche cases Why I’m Deleting All My Old Tweets | WIRED […]

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우에 대비해서

100 spies will monitor all SMS and email that goes in and out of Norway | Nettavisen – original in Norwegian Smart Speaker Market Takes Off in Holiday Quarter | Consumer Intelligence Research Partners – interesting that you’re starting to see multi-speaker households (1/3rd of US households who own a smart speaker device own more […]

Happy Chinese New Year | 新年快乐 | 새해 복 많이 받으세요

Happy Chinese new year of the pig! I have been struggling to finish a project so haven’t managed to update here as much as I like. Hence a special post now: P&G Pampers China CNY 2019 from MARKETING INTERACTIVE on Vimeo. Proctor and Gamble’s Pampers brand focused on the stress that parents go through in […]

Things that I am reading at the moment

Out of Control by Kevin Kelly I have been a subscriber to the US edition of Wired magazine for longer than I care to remember. We’re living in a different time now and the future that Wired features isn’t as thrilling as it once was. Kevin Kelly was one of the founding editorial team and […]