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MIL-OSI Economics: Starbucks Taps Alibaba for Delivery, New Virtual Store

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  Alibaba, Asia, Business, Computer Technologies, Consumer Goods, Economics, English, Global Economy, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Starbucks Taps Alibaba for Delivery, New Virtual Store

Source: Alibaba Headline: Starbucks Taps Alibaba for Delivery, New Virtual Store Alibaba Group and Starbucks Coffee are ramping up their longstanding partnership through a slate of new initiatives that will deliver the “Starbucks Experience” to Chinese consumers anywhere, anytime they want it, the two companies said Thursday. At a press conference in Shanghai, Starbucks announced […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Alibaba’s DAMO Academy Just Made Its Youngest Hire

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  Alibaba, Asia, Business, Computer Technologies, Consumer Goods, Economics, English, Global Economy, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Alibaba’s DAMO Academy Just Made Its Youngest Hire

Source: Alibaba Headline: Alibaba’s DAMO Academy Just Made Its Youngest Hire Meet 23-year-old algorithm engineer Hu Jin, the youngest recruit to Alibaba Group’s DAMO Academy, the tech giant’s US$15 billion global program dedicated to tackling ambitious, high-impact research projects. The Jiangxi-born scientist is considered somewhat of an engineering prodigy, enrolling in university at the tender […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee raises concerns on HFSS advertising with Minister

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  agricultureanimalsfoodandruralaffairs, British House Of Lords News, Broadcasting, committeenews, culturemediaandsport, England, English, Europe, food, great britain, Health, healthservicesandmedicine, houseoflords, lordsnews, Media, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee raises concerns on HFSS advertising with Minister

Source: British House Of Lords News 01 August 2018Lord Gilbert of Panteg, the Chairman of the Communications Committee, has written to the Rt Hon Matt Hancock MP, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, on the Government’s proposed consultation on introducing a 9pm television watershed for advertising High in Fat, Salt or Sugar (HFSS) products. BackgroundIn its action plan […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Secret Weapon for New ‘Mission: Impossible’ in China: Alibaba

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  Alibaba, Asia, Business, Computer Technologies, Consumer Goods, Economics, English, Global Economy, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Secret Weapon for New ‘Mission: Impossible’ in China: Alibaba

Source: Alibaba Headline: Secret Weapon for New ‘Mission: Impossible’ in China: Alibaba Alibaba Pictures has teamed up once again with Paramount Pictures as an investor and official promotional partner for the most-recent Tom Cruise’s action thriller series, “Mission: Impossible,” which debuts in China Aug. 31. The sixth installment in the spy franchise, “Mission: Impossible – […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Vivo, Tmall to Co-Design a New Smart Phone

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  Alibaba, Asia, Business, Computer Technologies, Consumer Goods, Economics, English, Global Economy, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Vivo, Tmall to Co-Design a New Smart Phone

Source: Alibaba Headline: Vivo, Tmall to Co-Design a New Smart Phone Chinese smartphone maker Vivo and Alibaba’s Tmall Innovation Center (TMIC) are teaming up to create a new smartphone slated for launch in fourth quarter this year, the two said Wednesday. The conceptualization of this co-designed device will rely heavily on market intelligence and consumer […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Alibaba Group-Starbucks Partnership: Media Resources

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  Alibaba, Asia, Business, Computer Technologies, Consumer Goods, Economics, English, Global Economy, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Alibaba Group-Starbucks Partnership: Media Resources

Source: Alibaba Headline: Alibaba Group-Starbucks Partnership: Media Resources Video Welcome to the Coolest Starbucks in the World—Powered by Alibaba Broll Handout: Ele.me Delivery Service Broll Handout: Hema Supermarket 2018 Broll Handout: The Starbucks Shanghai Roastery   Stories Alibaba Tech Underpins World’s Most-Interactive Starbucks   Fact Sheets Alibaba Executive Bios (PDF)   Social Media Follow Alibaba […]

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MIL-Evening Report: RSF condemns Nine-Fairfax merger as threat to media pluralism in Australia

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australia, Channel Nine, Editor's Picks, English, Evening Report, Fairfax, Fairfax Media, Featured, Investigative journalism, Media, Media Freedom, Media merger, MIL OSI, Nine Network, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: RSF condemns Nine-Fairfax merger as threat to media pluralism in Australia

There is concern about the editorial independence of The Age newspaper, one of the jewels of the Fairfax Media empire, now that it is to be run by Nine Entertainment. Image: William West /RSF/AFP Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is extremely concerned about pluralism and respect for editorial independence in the new […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Nine-Fairfax merger warning for investigative media – and democracy

By   /  August 1, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australia, Channel Nine, Democracy, English, Evening Report, Fairfax, Fairfax Media, Featured, Investigative journalism, Media, Media Law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, public interest, Reportage, Reports, Research  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Nine-Fairfax merger warning for investigative media – and democracy

If you value the media’s watchdog role in democracy, then the opening words in the deal enabling Channel Nine to acquire Fairfax Media, the biggest single shake-up of the Australian media in more than three decades, ring alarm bells. The opening gambit is an appeal to advertisers, not readers. It promises to enhance “brand” and […]

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