Archive | September, 2009

Visualizing Twitter Statistics x100

29. September 2009

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This is a great way of looking at how people use twitter and how twitter is seen to the world. The Twitter Statistics Visualization by David at Information Is Beautiful shows the skews between men and women on twitter, the % of spammers, robots, loud mouths, content creators, quitters and more. Enjoy the great visual [...]

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MTV & Dell Launch Social Amplichoir

29. September 2009

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This is an interesting campaign for the upcoming MTV awards where fans have the chance to win VIP tickets by recording their own version of “Lollipop” live on the Amplichoir website – which they are hoping is soon to be home to the worlds biggest choir. You don’t have to be good, you just needs [...]

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myPantone iPhone App Released

28. September 2009

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Stevo, you’ll like this one! The new myPantone iPhone App has been released and comes with a wealth of features and functionality to wow any print designer! The my Pantone iPhone App saves you from having to clear an entire shelf for your pantone books, while letting you create, save and share your colour palettes [...]

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Zero to 60: Ford’s Social Media Strategy

28. September 2009

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This is the keynote presentation from Scott Monty (Head of Social Media @Ford) at the 2009 OMMA Global conference in New York on September 21. It tells the story of Ford’s social media experience and highlights the key elements that make them one of the top companies using social media. Ford’s Social Media Strategy is [...]

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Axe Day & Night: SMS & MMS print ad

27. September 2009

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Lowe Ginkgo from Uruguay has come up with a great way to use SMS & MMS to engage their target audience for the latest print ad for the new Axe Day & Axe Night products. The print ads are censored, with the strapline: “One is suitable for general audiences. The other one is not.” Readers [...]

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Virgin Group’s New Web Portal Re-Design

26. September 2009

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Wow. Simply put, this has to be one of the best re-design / re-builds of a major brands website I’ve seen to date. The design/build was done by Rokkan, who just happen to look after the digital accounts of some of the best brands in the world. The new design is very “Virgin” in the [...]

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Audi: Electricity Untamed Viral Campaign

24. September 2009

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What happened to electricity? It got dumbed down and domesticated. It?s stuck inside toothbrushes and coffee makers. Electricity Untamed is a campaign from Audi that calls for an end to uninspired, restrained use of electricity. Audi of America’s ad agency Venables Bell & Partners created this viral campaign (3x viral videos) in order to build [...]

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Google Launches Fast Flip Content App

24. September 2009

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Think of this as the new way to find news, articles and relevant content. Google Fast Flip is like flicking through a magazine, just online with endless volumes of content to flick through. Find what you like, follow that topic and you’ll get more of the same or just browse away and create your own [...]

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Microsoft “Courier” Tablet Computer

24. September 2009

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And everyone thought it would have been Apple! This is what might just be the new Microsoft “Courier” Tablet Computer that is made of 2 multi-touch 7-inch screens that hinge in the center with a home button similar to the iPhone. It’s a seriously slick interface with some amazing features from first glance. It also comes with [...]

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Google: Experiments In Digital Creativity

24. September 2009

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Here is some amazing digital creative inspiration presented by Google at Adweek in New York City 2009. It’s a Google doc that has 80+ pages of the best digital campaigns over the last 12 months with a focus on cool creative and slick technical executions to envy! Click here to launch the Google Docs Presentation.

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VB RAW: A Viral Content Aggregator

23. September 2009

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The rest of the world might think “Fosters is Australian for Beer” but Australians know that VB (as well as a few other brews) have greater rights to that title. As part of the soft launch of the new VB RAW brand, Droga5 has created a cool viral content aggregator to “keep you in the loop [...]

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BMW / Need for Speed: Shift

23. September 2009

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EA Games has a great Twitter promotion running at the moment catering to car aficionados, and gamers alike for their new Need For Speed: Shift game. There are five missions that need to be completed over five days. Todays mission? Find a BMW on Google Maps Street View, take a screenshot and post it to [...]

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Doritos: Asylum 626

22. September 2009

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After the succes of the Hotel 626 campaign, Doritos has launched a new online experience, the Asylum 626. The Campaign is created by Goodby, Silverstein & Partners and produced by B-Reel. The new website is still scary and divided into stages where you have goals to meet and puzzles to unravel. You can interact via [...]

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Polar Tweets: By Toronto Zoo

22. September 2009

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Toronto Zoo has launched a cool little twitter app called Polar Tweets. It’s essentially an app that pulls any “Eco” friendly words that are #tagged in twitter conversations.  The Polar Bear you see above floats on ice created by these Eco friendly tweets, so its up to us to help keep him afloat! Click here [...]

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How two creatives dealt with “The Sack”

22. September 2009

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Some people just can’t stop being creative. On 09/09/09, advertising creatives Shane Dawson and Ben Birchall from Melbourne found themselves out of a job. After 5 years at the same agency, this creative duo is given their pink slips after a big account walks. They decide to document their redundancy, and their campaign to get [...]

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