The Evolution of the ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ Meme

You know something has captured the imagination when you see it on a British Gas TVC – currently airing in the UK. Today’s must-see delicious web bit comes from Oscillator’s Christina Agapakis who after seeing a trend of the popular ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ poster developing into a full blown meme rife with parody… Continue reading The Evolution of the ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ Meme

Dear Derwent: Tea Building Lifts

I work in the Tea Building. It’s freezing in the winter and boiling in the summer. It’s surrounded by dirt and fllth because the ever-so-plush Shoreditch House is constantly expanding and refitting as it looks after it’s members. They’ve also put in an ever so trendy Pizza shop where the T-Bar used to be. We’ve… Continue reading Dear Derwent: Tea Building Lifts

Video Ads in Street View

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=3199589&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 San Francisco Panorama with Embedded Video from digitalurban on Vimeo. Last week Gizmodo spotted that Google has filed a patent entitled “Claiming Real Estate in Panoramic or 3D Mapping Environments for Advertising,” which in short allows them to paste media (adverts) onto the images. Its interesting how the mouse in Street View follows the… Continue reading Video Ads in Street View