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5 Trends Shaping the Future of Social Good

So often I see social environments being exploited in the wrong way and it’s disappointing to think that we clever folk in digital can’t seem to do something better with it. The charities seem to be the more clever at executing here, and Mashable…

Orcon – a telco with a sense of humour

I found it quite refreshing to find a telco with a bit of a sense of humour in Orcon.

Augmented Reality from Olympus

I like a really good AR application that is actually useful rather than conceptual – and Olympus have nailed it in this demo video for their new PEN E-PL1 camera.

Year of the Mobile or Year of the App?

How many times have you heard that before? I remember running the first ever SMS competition for The Sydney Morning Herald

The Tippex Bear

There have been a number of interactive videos done over the years where you can ask them to carry out live actions, like the Burger King Subservient Chicken…

Is Twitter the savior of TV Advertising ?

With more people using social media to augment the experience of watching TV, new apps and programmes are appearing to facilitate the process.

Fabulous Customer Service

I was reliving the experience of my Financial Planners at Five Pillars Financial Planning to Sarah, when she suggest that I should blog about it.

You see I’ve been plagued by the worst possible customer service from several industries and suppliers lately that I reflected on what GOOD (or fabulous) customer service actually looks like.

Kevin Ferry joins Zuni

Yes, we’ve been incredibly lucky to convince Kevin Ferry to join us and take over creative direction of Zuni – covered in the press here and here – “official” release below :- Zuni have appointed Kevin Ferry as their Creative Director. Kevin has been creative director of Bullseye for the past 3 and half years. [...]

The Swiss Spaghetti Harvest

If you were a fly on the wall when I saw this the first time, you would have appreciated my facial response. This 1957 April Fool’s Day prank from British television programme Panorama, broadcast a 3 minute segment about the fabulous Swiss Spaghetti harvest. The success of the crop was attributed both to an unusually [...]

An Open Letter to all Advertising & Marketing

Everyone is not the same.

Consumers don’t always want to generate content for you.