Archive | December, 2013

Google Zeitgeist 2013: A Year In Search

23. December 2013

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Here we are again, the Google Zeitgeist for 2013 has just been released, summarising the most popular searches for this year in a nice little video. What were we searching for this year? Google’s Amit Singhal, senior vice president, said “We want to find out more about our heroes, explore far-away destinations or settle a [...]

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Renault: Life Size Scalextric Car Race

23. December 2013

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Everyone loves scalextric car races, so it will be interesting to see how much traction Renault gets from this attempted viral video in London, where they’ve created a Life Size Scalextric Car Race between two of their new electric ‘ZOE’ cars that are controlled from a Helicopter, by 2 winning Facebook fans. It does look [...]

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Chuck Norris: Epic Xmas Split Parody

20. December 2013

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Not to be out done by Jean-Claude Van Damme, Chuck Norris has thrown one back, this time, with a seasons greetings video message, as he recreates Van Damme’s feat with that Chuck Norris influence, doing the Epic Splits between two jets, with no less than 11 soldiers on his shoulders, who have lights attached to [...]

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UNIQLO: The Recipe Match App

17. December 2013

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This is ‘UNIQLO RECIPE’ a fun, life wear matching food app, that not only showcases you amazing recipe’s from 6 hot new chefs, but matches Uniqlo clothing to each dish, almost like a colour selector. It’s a pretty funky app, and if you’re a Uniqlo fan, you’ll no doubt love this. Download it here.

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SlideShare: Soap’s 14 Digital Trends for 2014

16. December 2013

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Find the hottest digital trends for 2014, with this light hearted look at what SOAP Creative think will be the things everyone will be doing in digital next year! Bitcoins, wearable tech, more drones… you name it. It’s in here. We’ll pull more 2014 Digital Trend Predictions together shortly. Enjoy!

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Introducing Instagram Direct: Now Send Direct

14. December 2013

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Well, if I was an investor, owner or employee of SnapChat… Who just rejected $3 Billion in cash from Facebook… I’d probably want to find a deep, dark place to hide right now, because Facebook just put out a new release of Instagram, and yep, it’s pretty much just killed SnapChat, by allowing people to [...]

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Knitbot: Budweiser’s Tweet Powered Knitting Bot

10. December 2013

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We thought knitting machines might be popular this year, and they are, with a whole bunch of brands jumping on the bandwagon, like Coca-Cola and Budweiser… The later, being called ‘Knitbot’ which is a Tweet Powered Knitting Machine from Budweiser in the UK, and will produce festive knitwear for supporters of designated drivers. So if [...]

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SnapChat Santa: VML Agency Xmas Card

9. December 2013

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It’s that time of year where both brands and agencies pump out all sorts of Xmas cards to celebrate their creativity (or perhaps just something a little different). Well, here is VML Australia’s Agency Xmas Card for 2013 – SnapChat Santa – a new profile that will see Santa sending out weird but wonderful SnapChat [...]

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Audi Mind Race: Brain Powered Slot Cars

8. December 2013

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Check out Audi’s latest sponsorship activation with their Barcelona Football Club. Called ‘Audi Mind Race’ it sees a huge projection mapped, physical slot car track powered by headsets tracking the brainwaves from Barcelona Football Club players minds! The Audi Mind Race is a tech inspired challenge, which features miniature Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars which [...]

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Domino’s: Pizza Detecting Billboards

4. December 2013

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In a cheeky stab at the highly successful British Airways Plane Detecting Billboards campaign, Domino’s Pizza, have re-created similar billboards, that just happen to detect pizza instead of planes, in a spoof that aims to hijack some PR on the back of what will arguably be one of the most interesting and perhaps awarded campaigns [...]

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Big Boss Brewing: Beer Sampling Arcade Game

4. December 2013

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So you like arcade gaming machines, you’re pretty awesome at old school street fighter, and you love beer. So now imagine, if some awesome beer company made an arcade machine, that pitted players against each other to win free beer. Well, here it is… The Last Barfighter, from Big Boss Brewing, is the first ever [...]

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Volkswagen GTI: Play the Road. Create Music.

3. December 2013

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Here is the latest Volkswagen GTI campaign, if you can even call it a campaign, I guess. Think of it more as a new experience, a new way to make music, in fact, its a whole new way to put together driving music, because it’s actually the way you drive the car, that you create [...]

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Amazon Prime Air: Delivered By Drones

2. December 2013

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Amazon Drones! We’ve all seen that Dominos ‘Pizza Drone’ delivery video. That was cool. But the difference is, when someone like Amazon says it’s going to invest in drones that deliver your packages… Well, then they probably actually will make it happen on a commercial scale, and not just a one off stunt! It’s scheduled [...]

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UN Women: The Autocomplete Truth Video

1. December 2013

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Here is the follow on video to those great print ads for UN Women, showcasing the Google Autocomplete search results, and whilst this video is emotive, I really do feel it fell short, that print campaign was seriously powerful, and I think this video could have been too, but it’s just lacking the elements that [...]

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