Here’s more on the viral stunt: Buzz for the effort started several days before the convention, when sites like FirstShowing.net “mysteriously received two tokens for Flynn’s Arcade,” a key location from the original ’80s sci-fi classic starring Jeff Bridges. … Hopefully this smart, inclusive delivery will get through to people who still think “viral marketing” means inventing a lame catchphrase or lamer fake Web site and pummeling the Internet with it. (via Ad-Age ) And here’s what was behind Flynn’s Arcade.
Clever move from Coca-Cola. Looks like they’ve managed to sponsor a segment on the spoof news station The Onion. Indent and The Steam Room. http://www.theonion.com/content/themes/common/assets/onn_embed/embedded_player.swf Evander Holyfield To Box Horse For Heavyweight Title
Brilliant 3-frame animated photos from Jaime Martinez.
http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5092349&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=c9ff23&fullscreen=1 Music Painting by JUL & MAT from JUL & MAT on Vimeo. Have that!
You’re at an event. You meet a interesting person or some cool people. Add the event to blinka.me after you’ve logged in with Facebook Connect and you can safely re-connect. Maybe you just want to add hotpots you visit a lot to see who else hangs out there. Blinka.me site.
Asians doing Christopher Walken impressions on Comedy Central. Obviously. 3rd guy nails it. Last one is worse than mine. YouTube link. One more then. Kevin Pollock doing Christopher Walken doing “The Aristocrats“ YouTube link. What a complete dude. Ok just one more impression because it’s pretty good. Matt Damon doing Matthew McConaughey YouTube link.
I like this. It takes me back to my days of messing around with DR-DOS and MS-DOS. These guys are in a different league though. What you’re actually seeing is despotify, an open source Spotify client and gateway to their service. The client features a text based user interface as a proof of concept of… Continue reading Code Is Cool. A Linux interface for Spotify
I noticed this happening myself but hadn’t seen the entire evolution of the ad. Some viewers may find the following scenes upsetting: Online ads for the game Evony started out like this: Then they added a woman with a little boob showing: In case people weren’t noticing the cleavage, the ad evolved into one where… Continue reading Web Advertising Hits Rock Bottom