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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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PowerUP: iPhone Controlled Paper Planes

30. November 2013

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If you are looking for a backyard gadget, or just a twist on something old made new, mobile and awesome, check out the PowerUp 3.0 Paper Airplane that’s raised $250,000+ on KickStarter. It’s got a carbon fibre rod, bluetooth connectivity to your phone for a 55m flying range, along with a runner and smart flight [...]

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Doctor Who: 8-Bit Interactive Google Doodle

24. November 2013

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Just incase you missed it yesterday, and you’re a fan of ‘Doctor Who’, here is the official Google Doodle for the 23rd November 2013, which provides an interactive 8-bit platform game in which you play the Doctor through all his 11 incarnations. The Google Doodle was to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, and [...]

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SlideShare: The State of Content Marketing 2014

20. November 2013

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Australia typically gets a reputation of being a few years behind the world in terms of digital, it’s completely false in all parts bar our eCommerce offerings… They just suck. So it’s interesting to see how we sit with this new SlideShare presentation on the state of content marketing in Australia.

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COIN: One Card To Rule Them All

19. November 2013

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Ok, I’m sorry, I had to post this. Yes, it’s had 5 million views in like 5 days, yes the video shows something seriously cool. BUT what I ask, is will you actually trust ALL your credit cards, reward cards .etc with this 3rd party device? Don’t get me wrong, it’s seriously cool. Infact I’m [...]

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ReThink: 3D Print Your Gold Cannes Lions

11. November 2013

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Agency networks spend millions of dollars on award shows like Cannes Lions every year, needless to say how much is spent in head hours making the case study videos! So creative agency, Rethink, thought they’d try something just a little different this year… And printed their own awards, making them the most awarded agency in [...]

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Adobe: Click Baby Click Campaign!

4. November 2013

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This is quite a funny play from Adobe, for their ‘Marketing Cloud’ product with a video that tells the story that’s not so uncommon; tonnes of traffic, unanalysed, typically from sources that don’t really drive value for the site/campaign it’s trying to target, leading to assumptions of performance… And while slightly dramatised, it acts a [...]

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Nike SB: The Skateboard Tracking App

1. November 2013

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Nike Skateboarding has just launched the ‘Nike SB App’ which aims to gamify skateboarding for the first time to a mass audience. Think of it as Nike+ for skating, but the trick tracking/badges seem to be based on an honesty system with yourself… The app moves through three phases. ‘Progress’, ‘Connect’ and ‘Respect’. You’ll Learn [...]

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BMW i3 Electric Car: 360-Degree Interactive Film

30. October 2013

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Just a few days after I posted what was one of the first 360-Degree Interactive Film Examples, this launches… ‘Become Electric’ an Interactive 360-Degree Film created to launch the brand new, BMW i3 Electric Car, and it’s a hell of a launch, I suspect, a car has never been before been released quite like this, [...]

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CRYSTAL: An Interactive Light Installation

28. October 2013

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Crystal is a unique, magnet powered, interactive light installation that has a permanent home in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, after touring in Amsterdam, Paris and Moscow over the past year. Hundreds or thousands of plastic crystals are placed on a floor mat surrounded by a magnetic field, the magnetic fiels powers two LED lights housed in [...]

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KPT Smileball: Smile Controlled Pinball Machine

28. October 2013

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Introducing Smileball, the World’s First Smile Controlled Pinball Machine from KPT, a Swiss health insurer who claims to have Switzerland’s happiest health insurance clients, so they created Smileball to show that less anger equals more smiles. It’s pretty simple, a camera captures the player’s face and from there, face-tracking software transmits the mouth movements to [...]

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Qualcomm: Ultimate Smartphone Photo Booth

24. October 2013

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A 540-Degree Smart Phone Photo Booth powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon processors, sounds pretty cool right? Well, this video makes it look cool, that’s for sure, with 130 Snapdragon-powered HTC One smartphones are synced together to take ‘Bullet-Time’ photos on command, giving random passers by the chance to take home a seriously cool photo-set.

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IDNA: 360-Degree Spacial Story Telling iPad App

23. October 2013

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I can’t remember seeing an iPad App Experience like this before, it’s what’s known as ‘Spacial Story Telling’ and plays out a 360-Degree Story Telling Experience on you iPad. As the iPad pans, so does the view within the animation and allows the story to play out through different paths, basically wherever the viewer takes [...]

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