theeconomist:

Digital advertising: Tracking the trackers

Never Offline. How Apple is invading our bodies.
Here is the article to the cover.

Never Offline. How Apple is invading our bodies.

Here is the article to the cover.

Infographic about GenZ
(via Emerce.nl)

Infographic about GenZ

(via Emerce.nl)

SnapChat is now the #3 social app among millennials with 32.9 per cent penetration on these young users’ mobile phones, trailing only Instagram (43.1 per cent) and Facebook (75.6 per cent).
(comScore:2014)
pewresearch:

Worldwide, the number of people 65 and older is projected to triple by mid-century, from 531 million in 2010 to 1.5 billion in 2050. In the U.S., the population of seniors is expected to slightly more than double, from 41 to 86 million.
See more projections for the global population in 2050.

pewresearch:

Worldwide, the number of people 65 and older is projected to triple by mid-century, from 531 million in 2010 to 1.5 billion in 2050. In the U.S., the population of seniors is expected to slightly more than double, from 41 to 86 million.

See more projections for the global population in 2050.

Nicholas Felton: A Quantified Life | The New York Times

Who are you? Where are you? We know, do you?

(via: keithwj)

OMOTE / REAL-TIME FACE TRACKING & PROJECTION MAPPING.

Every status update you read on Facebook, every tweet or text message you get from a friend, is competing for resources in your brain with important things…

NY Times: Hit the reset button in your brain

Some stats from the article: 

According to a 2011 study, on a typical day, we take in the equivalent of about 174 newspapers’ worth of information, five times as much as we did in 1986. As the world’s 21,274 television stations produce some 85,000 hours of original programming every day (by 2003 figures), we watch an average of five hours of television per day. For every hour of YouTube video you watch, there are 5,999 hours of new video just posted!

Consumer Insights: The Music Experience in 2014

Today, music is as emotionally relevant as ever – and consumers have a myriad of ways to experience it, from streaming and downloading to live concerts and more. Thanks to social media, fans also have unprecedented access to their favorite artists. Given these changes in the music landscape, the Music Group, which includes MTV, VH1 and CMT, conducted research into the “Music Experience,” taking a deep look into the ever-evolving process of discovering and obtaining music among teens, 20- and 30-somethings, as well as what the fan-music-artist connection looks like in 2014. 

Summary of the key findings.

Lozenges of Light

Exactly what I need right now…

louisepotter:

I love these sunshine capsules by Vaulot&Dyèvre. You can even pick where your dose of vitamin c comes from - choices range from Haiti to Bora Bora.

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