1. What’s in a shade? If you are Pantone, the “color authority” and the dominant color trend forecaster, and you get to choose a “color of the year” every year, potentially a lot. It could include determining fashion’s direction (these are the hues that inform the fabrics that get bought by designers that get made into your clothes), influencing interiors, and even affecting how food appears. Still, I don’t think I’ve ever seen quite so much political and philosophical import attached to a color decision as I have for the 2016 “Color of the Year.”
2. Song “Beautiful China”(Sha Baoliang and Xu Qianya)
3. In China, WeChat has also lured more high-end users, a group that Tencent hasn't traditionally had a strong hold over.