Mitt Bumps Up The Production Values

Clocking in at 1:41, this spot for Mitt Romney is designed more for the web and the cable news pundits then it is for broadcast TV, but the production values are good and the message is a rather simple one. We’re going to see much more like this in the next 17 months. With video […]

David Droga Defends The Words, And The Wordsmiths

Writing in The Wall Street Journal, Chairman of Droga5, David Droga, offers a spirited defense of the art of copywriting: Today, the glamour of the “Mad Men”-era is long gone, but great copywriting is still very much a core part of the gig. We live in an age of wild media clutter, and big ideas […]

CMC Equates Loving The Country With Loving Country Music

No, it’s not me. It’s the Tasmanian me. And while it’s not me, I can certainly relate to the what the Tasmanian me is saying about his country (if not his taste in music). Here’s what some other Australians are saying about their country:

Biodiversity Is Better

The beautiful Cerrado in Brazil is one of the world’s great ecosystems – holding 5% of life on Earth. But right now it’s disappearing fast due in large part to rapidly increasing soya production for animal feed. Neo Creative in the U.K. is helping World Wildlife Fund save the Cerrado with this new film, created […]

Computing Behemoths Won’t Get Off Each Other’s Cloud

Wong, Doody, Crandall, Wiener’s latest Digital Minute newsletter says we’re experiencing the calm before the cloud computing storm. Where Google sees devices as the gateway and the cloud as the destination where everything happens, Apple sees the cloud as a way to connect and unify its bundled software/hardware experience. It’s no surprise that the two […]

Bites Of The Internet Week Apple

Yahoo! Scene is all over Internet Week and they have the video to prove it.

Like A Baton, I Hand You This Story

Maria Popova of Brain Pickings has some interesting things to say about content curation. Finding a way to acknowledge content curation and information discovery (or, better, the new term we invent for these fluffy placeholders) as a form of creative labor, and to codify this acknowledgement, is the next frontier in how we think about […]