Friday, June 19, 2009
Wednesday, June 17, 2009
According to businessweek, CEOs are hiring 27-year old mentors to help them navigate social media. Based of their future earnings, spending potential, and their ability to power the future economy, experts analyze Generation Yers’ opinions about everything from laundry preferences to personal priorities. Even now companies are paid to get advice from trends that emerge from Y Gen. I am including Y Gen because their interesting CEOs are focusing on Y Gen's social media. I think the reason why CEOs are interested in the Y Gen is because they are have a big bull's eye to the market.
Monday, June 15, 2009
"The role Twitter is currently playing as an important communication tool in Iran.”
“I think that cyber activism can be a way to empower people living under less than democratic governments around the world,”
Thursday, June 11, 2009
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
This youtube video is so funny. I found this video from sethgodin's blog. First when I watched this movie, I thought just crazy guy was dancing. But, after a few minutes, a lot of people join into dancing group. It's really surprising! According to a writer, initiators are rare indeed, but it's scary to be the leader. I think trend leaders are related to this weird guy. This is about how to bring strangers together to make connections in public spaces.
A growing hunger to profit from the global market for smart phones
This article from Economist describes about Smart phone.
I have a plan to buy Smart phone. I think smart phone make people organize and well-communicate. This article announced that Smart phone is getting cheaper and faster because smart phone market is getting competitive. This news is good for me! Apple is trying to create new apps to attract customers. New Pre from Palm is very attractive to me. The shape is very simple and comfortable. Also, convenient apps will make me organized and easy connective person.
Tuesday, June 9, 2009
Saturday, June 6, 2009
Friday, June 5, 2009
Tuesday, June 2, 2009
What is marketing?
"marketing" is the promotion of products, especially advertising and branding. According to the article, there are two different approaches ; scientistic, artistic in terms of marketing. But, it is hard to apply to marketing successfully because we can choose only one approach. This means marketing can be an art or a science. As a view of designer, artistic perception attract customers, but it might just fancy things. Sometimes, marketing need scientific approaches, but without design it is not available to attract customers' eyes. I think design is a part of business. To attract customers designers should think scientific and artistic part of marketing.