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Aden Hepburn - who has written 1596 posts on Digital Buzz Blog.

Aden is the Digital Buzz founder and currently Managing Director & ECD of VML (WPP - Y&R Brands) in Sydney, Australia. Aden has worked on a host of large global brands and many leading Australian businesses over the past 11 years; delivering best in class digital marketing and advertising with a focus on creative-innovation and digital platforms. He's won numerous global creative awards including multiple Cannes Lions, One Show Awards, IAB MiXX, AIMIA, AWARD, New York Festivals and Spikes Asia awards amongst others. Aden also sits on the digital committee of the Communications Council of Australia, contributes to other industry bodies and judges many local and global awards shows. View Aden's Full Profile Here

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Molson Canadian: National Anthem Beer Fridge

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

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Today is Canada day. And the world over, Canadians are celebrating their great country. Meanwhile, Molson Canadian, is celebrating too, but only for Canadian’s who know their national anthem. With special Molson Canadian beer fridges placed around the country, you’re only chance of unlocking a free cold beer, is to sing the national anthem O [...]

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Johnnie Walker: Interactive Sensorium Box

Monday, June 30, 2014

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Johnnie Walker in South Africa have created an ‘Interactive Sensorium Box’ to amplify the King of Flavour Whisky Profiler campaign. In essence, it’s a mobile sensorium experience that steps tasters through a series of flavours, aromas and sounds to create a profile of their favourite matched blend… All while sensors register the profilers individual selections [...]

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OREO: Mel’s Mini Mini Mart

Saturday, June 28, 2014

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Here’s a neat little film from Oreo about a Mini Mart, actually it’s Mel’s Mini Mini Mart, that only sells Oreo’s in mini form, of course… With the story told to the rhyme of a beautiful mini poem. Enjoy!

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DELL: Center for Selfie Improvement

Saturday, June 28, 2014

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Dell jumps on the selfie train with this new video called ‘Center for Selfie Improvement’ that aims to help people perfect the art of the selfie with an involved program to train people using varying techniques handed down from the very original selfie taker! Check out the Tumblr here too. Created by the guys at [...]

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MegaFaces: Kinetic Facade Makes 3D ‘Selfies’

Monday, June 23, 2014

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This piece of work won the 2014 Cannes Lions Innovation Grand Prix last week, with a huge Kinetic installation that allowed people to create huge 3D selfies. The installation can transform in three dimensions to recreate the faces of visitors to Khan’s pavilion, a 2,000 m2 cube that was situated in the Olympic Park in [...]

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OK GO: The Writing’s On The Wall Video

Sunday, June 22, 2014

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We’ve always posted OK Go’s music videos as they are as much branded viral content as they are great music videos. And to launch their new album, Hungry Ghosts, they’ve created this piece of ‘visual deception’ as a music video called ‘The Writing’s On The Wall’. Enjoy. 7m views and counting.

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Homeless Fonts: Donations From Handwriting

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

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This is a beautiful and moving piece of work for the Homeless in Spain, turning their handwriting typically only used to write on cardboard for donations, into new fonts that can be bought online by brands and agencies around the world. The film speaks for itself, and you can buy the fonts here.

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Google Self Driving Car: The First Drive Video

Friday, June 13, 2014

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We’ve heard a lot about the Google Driverless Car, with testing over the last few years well documented. But this is the ‘First Drive’ where you’ll find people actually in the car, being driven autonomously around some slightly empty streets as they continue to near production… The Google Driverless Cars will be designed to operate [...]

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Coca-Cola: The Mini Kiosk

Friday, June 13, 2014

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Here’s a fun little stunt to launch Coca-Cola’s new 150ml cans, a Mini Kiosk, for a mini can. There’s not much else to it really, but it’s a little bit of fun and a smart experiential piece to launch the new product. I think this shows you don’t always need an interactive vending machine!

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SlideShare: Building Social Brands

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

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Here is a great SlideShare presentation on the key building blocks of a social brand. You’ll find a tonne of great info here from the guys at WeAreSocial. About how brands drive conversation, building digital communities, adding value to conversation, going mobile .etc Enjoy!!

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Volkswagen: Eyes On The Road Cinema Stunt

Monday, June 9, 2014

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With mobile phones becoming the number one killer on roads around the world, Volkswagen have stepped up to the plate in China, with these stunts at Cinema’s in Beijing. A driving ad starts on screen, an endless, straight, slightly boring road appears for the driver… Until the crucial moment, when a close-range mobile broadcasting device [...]

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Vivid Light Festival: Cars That Feel Installation

Sunday, June 8, 2014

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Here’s a pretty cool piece at the Vivid Sydney, Festival of Light, Music and Ideas, where over a million Australians flock to Sydney Harbour to check out the interactive art on show. Last year, VML Sydney created this cool piece called ‘We See Saw’ for the same festival, an investment in creative technology that agencies [...]

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Creative Fuel: The World’s Best Creative Idea

Saturday, June 7, 2014

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In a world where every big idea has been done, it’s clear there is only one way to go, and that’s to bold 17 different technologies together to make something that’s never been made… Then, shoot the making of film, and you’re set. A global phenomenon awaits. And here it is… Introducing The World’s First [...]

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Volkswagen GTI: Interactive GoPro Video

Friday, June 6, 2014

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Check out this cool interactive film from Volkswagen featuring about 50 GoPro cameras. Funnily enough, it’s all for a promotion as opposed to some high-tech video experience, and a great one at that, to get you to buy a car and get a free GoPro. Throughout the adventure, you can switch between views and experience [...]

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CIF: The Street Graffiti Cleaner App

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

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CIF is helping to clean up the streets of Romania with their new app that allows you to take photos of Graffiti on any street, which is then automatically geo-tagged and sent to an active street cleaning team that respond with CIF’s cleaning power. A nice fun little piece form the guys at MRM Romania.

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