Custom furniture e-retailer uses a physical showroom to drive online business

https://www.internetretailer.com/2014/12/04/furniture-retailer-uses-showroom-drive-online-business

Design Driven Innovation: people do not buy products but meanings.

http://www.designdriveninnovation.com/book.html

How AO.com owned Black Friday with agile marketing

https://econsultancy.com/blog/65843-how-ao-com-owned-black-friday-with-agile-marketing

The Secret to an Eye Catching Web Design: Going the Extra Mile

http://getpocket.com/a/read/774605533

The “page that made me go Wow this week” Link

I think that this is a stunning example of delivering content with impact. Greyscale, full width images and nice scrolling effects

http://mashable.com/2014/12/01/hollywood-secret-beauty-procedure

The “I want one of those, so if you want to buy me something, this is it” link of the week

Levitating Bluetooth Speaker

https://stacksocial.com/sales/the-om-one-levitating-bluetooth-speaker

The “Completely random I didn’t know that” link of the week

How speakers make sound

http://animagraffs.com/loudspeaker/

This Explains Everything: A course on User Behaviour  (via @leemcivor)

http://www.productpsychology.com/

Embracing “Showrooming”

http://www.newretailblog.com/embracing-%E2%80%9Cshowrooming%E2%80%9D/

MasterCard Will Borrow A Touch ID Trick For Fingerprint Scanning Credit Card

http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/17/mastercard-will-borrow-a-touch-id-trick-for-fingerprint-scanning-credit-card/

7 Techniques For Prioritizing Customer Requirements

http://www.measuringu.com/blog/prioritize-requirements.php

The “Now for something different” link

The Ultimate Coffee Table For A Small Apartment

http://www.fastcodesign.com/3036970/wanted/the-ultimate-coffee-table-for-a-small-apartment

An in-depth look at Apple Pay, and what it means for retailers

http://www.retailcustomerexperience.com/articles/an-in-depth-look-at-apple-pay-and-what-it-means-for-retailers/

 
How Moosejaw’s tone of voice creates hilarious multichannel experiences

https://econsultancy.com/blog/65437-how-moosejaw-s-tone-of-voice-creates-hilarious-multichannel-experiences

 
While marketplace sales on Amazon soar in August, eBay’s sales falter

http://www.internetretailer.com/2014/09/10/while-marketplace-sales-amazon-soar-ebays-sales-falter

 
Happiness: 10 Fascinating New Psychology Studies Everyone Should Know

http://www.spring.org.uk/2014/09/happiness-10-fascinating-new-psychology-studies-everyone-should-know.php

 

 

The “Now For Something A Little Different” link:
See Amazon’s Stunning New London HQ With A Garden On The Roof

http://www.businessinsider.com/photos-of-amazon-hq-in-london-2014-9#heres-the-view-from-above-check-out-the-tennis-courts-on-the-roof-1

 
Friday Funny:
Samsung take the proverbial out of Apple’s bigger screen:

As I’m back from 2 weeks holidays there’s a bumper Friday Link Round-up this week!

The future of mobile
http://www.businessinsider.com/the-future-of-mobile-deck-2012-3#-1

Behavioral Effects of Digital Signage
http://behavioraltargeting.biz/behavioral-effects-of-digital-signage/ [ SUMMARY ]
http://www.hakonswensonstiftelsen.com/publikationer/Sommarprojekt/Burke%20(2009)%20JAR.pdf [ FULL ]

Innovation Is About Arguing, Not Brainstorming. Here’s How To Argue Productively
http://www.fastcodesign.com/1669329/dont-brainstorm-argue

Mental Modeling For Content Work: Creation
http://danieleizans.com/2012/03/mental-modeling-for-content-work-creation/

Is your organization design ready?
http://www.cooper.com/journal/2012/03/is_your_organization_design_re.html

Emotional Design with A.C.T. – Part 1
http://www.boxesandarrows.com/view/emotional-design

As I’m back from 2 weeks holidays there’s a bumper Friday Link Round-up this week!

The future of mobile

http://www.businessinsider.com/the-future-of-mobile-deck-2012-3#-1

Behavioral Effects of Digital Signage
http://behavioraltargeting.biz/behavioral-effects-of-digital-signage/ [ SUMMARY ]
http://www.hakonswensonstiftelsen.com/publikationer/Sommarprojekt/Burke%20(2009)%20JAR.pdf [ FULL ]

Innovation Is About Arguing, Not Brainstorming. Here’s How To Argue Productively

http://www.fastcodesign.com/1669329/dont-brainstorm-argue

Mental Modeling For Content Work: Creation

http://danieleizans.com/2012/03/mental-modeling-for-content-work-creation/

Is your organization design ready?

http://www.cooper.com/journal/2012/03/is_your_organization_design_re.html

Emotional Design with A.C.T. – Part 1

http://www.boxesandarrows.com/view/emotional-design

Ryanair being investigated over emergency exit row seat charges

http://www.ihateryanair.org/ryanair-being-investigated-over-emergency-exit-row-seat-charges/