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Africa’s testing ground

IN 2001 MTN, a fledgling telecoms company from South Africa, paid $285m for one of four mobile licences sold at auction by the government of Nigeria. …

CHINA'S FUTURE | The Economist

As China becomes, again, the world's largest economy, it wants the respect it enjoyed in centuries past. But it does not know how to achieve or …

What’s The Difference Between A Logo And A Symbol?

And does the distinction even matter? Experts Michael Bierut of Pentagram and Brett Wickens of Ammunition weigh in.<p>The misuse of the word “logo” is one of those things that gets many design-minded people practically purple-faced with anger (a sibling to debate over “fonts” v. “typefaces”). A logo, …

Tired of the meaninglessness?

<b>Oliver Perrin</b><p><b>For those who recognise the need for more meaningful communications, semiotics provides a powerful toolset.</b><p><b>Making Sense of Semiotics</b> <br>For …

Eli Lilly

Value of Semiotics in Research

<b>Chris Arning</b><p>If we are talking about the value of semiotics, let’s start by asking: ‘what is semiotics worth’? According to the latest PWC research …

Digital Culture

Wedding business a winning proposal

It’s no secret. Weddings in Cambodia are big, colourful and extravagant affairs. Guests drink and eat to their heart’s content, music draws revellers …

Everything you always wanted to know about semiotics (but were afraid to ask)

<b>Martina Olbertová</b><p>For years, semiotics has had this mysterious aura of a highly complex theoretical method that only very few understand and even …

Cái nghèo đeo đẳng người nghèo

Nhiều người chỉ mong không còn cảnh phải chạy ăn từng bữa, dứt được nỗi lo không đủ sức cho con đến trường.<p>Loanh quanh với cái nghèo<p>Cần 30 triệu đồng …

Languages: Why we must save dying tongues

Hundreds of our languages are teetering on the brink of extinction, and as Rachel Nuwer discovers, we may lose more than just words if we allow them to die out.<p>Tom Belt, a native of Oklahoma, didn’t encounter the English language until he began kindergarten. In his home, conversations took place in …

Language

Hope Is a Girl Selling Fruit: A Heartening Illustrated Parable of Self-Actualization by a Young Indian Artist and Storyteller

Amid a children’s book ecosystem marked by a lamentable lack of ethnic diversity and gobsmacking presence of female protagonists in only 31% of books, here comes <b>Hope Is a Girl Selling Fruit</b> (<i>public library</i>) — a heartening antidote from the young artist-storyteller <b>Amrita Das</b> and Tara Books, the …