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Volkswagen: Eyes On The Road Cinema Stunt

9. June 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

8. June 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

7. June 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

6. June 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

4. June 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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Rip Curl: World First GPS Surf Tracking Device

3. June 2014

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Introducing Rip Curl Search; a multi-platform digital ecosystem and device (Waterproof GPS Surf Watch) that allows surfers to find, capture and re-live their perfect waves, anywhere in the world… Created by VML in Sydney, Australia. It’s powered by Facebook Connect, and lets surfers log all their sessions, challenge friends, create surf clubs, protect secret spots, [...]

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WWF: The Last Selfie SnapChat Campaign

2. June 2014

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I suspect we’ll see a tonne of SnapChat campaigns at Cannes this year, and while I’m not sure if we’ll see any win, this one certainly hits a cord. The #LastSelfie campaign used SnapChat to show endangered species of wild life vanish from users screens with the 10 second countdown that SnapChat is famous for. [...]

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AXE: Measure Your Friends ‘Social Effect’

29. May 2014

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AXE have created a pretty cool little tool to check out your friends ‘Social Effect’ so you can finally tell them if they are just trying too hard, or not nearly enough, in their quests to pick up a fancied partner! The new AXE Social Effect utility shows exactly where you sit on the scale, [...]

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Samsung PowerSleep App: Help Fight Cancer

27. May 2014

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Here’s an interesting play, this time its Samsung for Cancer Research with PowerSleep. They have developed an android app made specifically for their phones that processes research data while you’re sleeping, by using your un-used processing power at night, specifically for Cancer research centers, enabling them to fast-track their research with the power of millions [...]

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GranataPet: SnackBall iBeacon Fitness For Dogs

12. May 2014

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With lots of talk about beacon technology, it’s retail and experiential applications, comes this little piece from GranataPet… It’s called the #SnackBall, and it uses beacons to create an automated outdoor game for dogs, where they can reward themselves, by fetching a ball and bringing it back to the throwing station. I’m not sure it’s [...]

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Coca-Cola: CokeDrones Bring Happiness By Air

11. May 2014

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Coca-Cola is the latest company to use Drones in a marketing stunt to get YouTube views. This time, it’s in Singapore, a place where almost the entire labour force is made up of foreign workers, who are away from family for long periods of time, while they work to create the beautiful Singapore city. So [...]

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Pedigree: YouTube Ad Revenue Donations

28. April 2014

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Pedigree is experimenting with a new way to raise money for its famous ‘Adoption Drive’ campaign, by creating this super cute Doggy video, and enabling YouTube’s revenue sharing model, to make every global view earn money for the cause. So, in doing my part, I’m posting this to not only feature a smart campaign, but [...]

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SlideShare: SoDA 2014 Digital Marketing Report

20. April 2014

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Here is the latest report from SoDA, with the H1 Report for 2014. It’s created in partnership with Econsultancy Bi-Annually and includes a total of 736 respondents world-wide, the large majority being senior company decision-makers. It looks at the latest trends in digital marketing for 2014, how agencies and clients are positioned to handle them, [...]

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KIA: iPhone Powered Virtual Racetrack

14. April 2014

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Check out this cool game from KIA, to promote their very first sports car, it’s called ‘GT RIDE’ and is based on a mobile app that lets you create amazing virtual race tracks in 3D by moving your mobile device around in the real world… Once you’ve hand-made your crazy 3D track, you can instantly [...]

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The Sound Of Taste: An Interactive ‘Sonic’ Poster

13. April 2014

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This is what’s know as a ‘sonic’ poster, a bluetooth connected printed posted that communicates with your mobile phone, utilising it as the speaker to bring the poster to life. Grey London have collaborated on an interactive poster that uses innovative ‘touch sensitive’ inks to turn the surface area of the paper into an interactive [...]

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