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Kim DotCom, is he the millennium hero?

Kim DotCom, is he the millennium hero?

Kim DotCom has called himself the internet resistance. He declared himself as the highest profile to be victim of the US restricted laws about internet. He is supposed to be the person who stands between people’s freedom and big brother. Is he a hero and should get a medal or is he just a guy who completely lost it? Is revolution an old fashion model? There are people we admire for what they do and others for who they are….

Best High-tech news from 2013

Best High-tech news from 2013

Luxury Activist takes the holiday season as an opportunity for thematic flashbacks on the most popular articles, news and reviews of 2013. In this session, find here the 5 most popular articles in 2013 in high-tech. Good reading.  Digital Business, when internet went from IT to Marketing. In the 60′s, Internet was not a dream anymore but a strong technical reality. Since then the World Wide Web developed rapidly and today, we cannot live in a world without internet. Of course today’s…

Facebook in Switzerland, the end?

Facebook in Switzerland, the end?

Switzerland is the land of smartphones, so browsing the web and the social networks are things settled in the modern habits of people in Switzerland. We are right now in what we call “The Facebook era”, so in terms of online Mass-media, Facebook is an essential reference. But what is the current situation of Facebook in Switzerland? There are 2’974’340 Facebook users in Switzerland by the end of 2012. This places this country in number 51 in the ranking of…

Top 5 most viewed Youtube videos ever

Top 5 most viewed Youtube videos ever

Every year we wonder what kind of video will enter the top 5 most viewed videos on youtube. This video channel became in less than 10 years to biggest video broadcasting in the world. The key figures: 72 hours of video are uploaded every minute 800 million users 4 billion hours of video viewing  every month The number of videos uploaded on youtube in 60 days is bigger than the number of videos created by the3 most important TV networks…

Facebook: only one Page per company

Facebook: only one Page per company

Facebook announced to their “Preferred Marketing Developers” that they are working on the “mandatory merge” all companies different fan pages around the world into only ONE. So if you have several company’s fan pages, most of the time one is global and then you have the local ones, this means that you will end up with only one. Right now, you can already do it thanks to the improvements of the admin interface. It is an interesting way to retake…

TED Talk: Future of e-Commerce pick and pack

TED Talk: Future of e-Commerce pick and pack

Here is a very interesting video about the future of E-commerce and especially the “pick & Pack” processes in a warehouse. This video is part of TED program and was presented by Mick Mountz, CEO of a company founded a couple of years now called KIVA SYSTEMS. They propose a full integrated robotic approach of the warehousing. Looks amazing. As productivity at that level means better costs, this becomes a true solution for many companies with thousands of Sku’s and…

Would SOPA & PIPA damage the web?

Would SOPA & PIPA damage the web?

A lot of talking is running right now about the SOPA & PIPA projects. PROTECT-IP is a bill that has been introduced in the Senate and the House and is moving quickly through Congress. It gives the government and corporations the ability to censor the net, in the name of protecting “creativity”. The law would let the government or corporations censor entire sites– they just have to convince a judge that the site is “dedicated to copyright infringement.” The government has…

iPhone new commercial – If you don’t have an iPhone…

iPhone new commercial – If you don’t have an iPhone…

Here is the new TV commercial for the iPhone 4. The theme is about the fact that if “you do not have an iPhone” basically you are a loser…. It is bold but is it not a little over the top?

MRPORTER.COM, finally Men have their fashion online temple!

MRPORTER.COM, finally Men have their fashion online temple!

Nathalie Massennet is launching the masculine version of her female website. In deed, not only women have the right to shop online but also men. The website is called MRPORTER.COM and from what was announced in the press, it will contain at least 60 brands, among them Lanvin, YSL, Burberry and Ralph Lauren.