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The internet of things appears, at first sight, a very trivial thing, and easily understood

Finally, after years of near-orgiastic celebrations of the internet of things—including, of course, Jeremy Rifkin’s extravagant claim that it would move us beyond capitalism and usher in the “democratization of economic life”—commentators are beginning to question some of its key assumptions and effects. 611 more words

What’s That: Branding

What is definition of brand? What is the scope of brand? Why brand? What are the changes which have evolved composition of brand? Why has concept of branding became crucial point for marketing staff? 165 more words

Marketing Strategy

Pepsi Fetishism (415)

“Once upon a time in Russia, there really was a carefree, youthful generation that smiled in joy at the summer, the sea, and the sun, and chose Pepsi.” 47 more words

Film

My Lovin (415)

Listen to this track not as an ex-lover’s prideful rejection but as a song about commodity desire.

Contemporary Culture

IoT Nedir?

Internet of Things, Türkçe’ de yaygın kullanımı ise “nesnelerin interneti”. İçinde bulunduğumuz iletişim çağında, artık sadece öznelerin arasında mesafeleri yok eden bir iletişim ağı yok. 408 more words

Digital Marketing

other, another.....symbolically real or really symbolic: A Wounded Dialogue

This is an experimental post with a dialogue with the other and the other is simply nowhere or now-here, or whatever form it takes. A response to what is to be imagined, a collation of comments in argumentativeness with a piece that gets created with the answers coming prior to the questions. 706 more words

Capitalism

Daoist Anti-capitalism

Two very important ideas that Taoists think about the universe: 1) Everything is always and already changing into everything else, and 2) Ideas, thoughts and words do not actually exist. 367 more words