ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Reading Time: 1 minute China smartphone makers join hands on apps, pose threat to WeChat | Reuters – reminds me of work that Google did on ‘streaming’ apps as needed that went a bit quiet. Interesting that the manufacturers are willing to go against Tencent. In a mature market handset providers want a bite of services, but is there … Read moreICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Reading Time: 1 minute Wow. Facebook eroding much faster than anyone expected. Pivotal’s analysis of Nielsen data shows core app dropped 11% in time spent per person in November. Without Instagram/WhatsApp, a complete cliff dive in share of time. pic.twitter.com/tEd5UclZ3p — Jason Kint (@jason_kint) February 20, 2018 After Anbang Takeover, China’s Deal Money, Already Ebbing, Could Slow Further – … Read moreICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Reading Time: 3 minutes Siri vs Siri: What Apple’s AI can and can’t do on every Apple device | Macworld – it implies context based on device, but they need to raise the game in particular on the Mac How Russia’s ‘red tourism’ is luring wealthy Chinese visitors bored with Paris and Milan | South China Morning Post – … Read moreICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

ICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Reading Time: 3 minutes I love Connie Chan’s blog posts and presentations. In this talk she covers how Asian applications manage to squeeze so much more features into their apps than their western equivalent to provide a fuller eco-system of services that she terms super-apps. Interesting couple of articles on the user behaviour associated voice command enabled speakers – … Read moreICYMI | 万一你错过了| 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Things I’d like to see in 2018

Reading Time: 5 minutes There are a number of people who have done great trends / predictions for 2018. I thought that I would focus on what I would like to see. Smartphones are stuck in a period of innovation stuckness. It is becoming increasingly difficult to justify upgrades to your handset. This has had knock-on effects to mobile … Read moreThings I’d like to see in 2018