Ad Man of the Decade, Hat Model and Budding Talk Show Host

Alex Bogusky doesn’t have enough to do, so he’s hosting a live show on Justin.tv. Watch live video from FearLess Q+A on Justin.tv If you’d like, you can keep up with the show on Twitter. Share

Give Karjaluoto The Big Button He Wants

Eric Karjaluoto’s new book Speak Human is about how small companies can outmarket their larger competitors by getting personal. To promote the book and the ideas therein, Karjaluoto is sending out copies with handwritten notes to members of the industry press (thanks Eric!) and making videos for his book’s YouTube page. Like this one (careful, […]

Now There’s A Tool To “Automagically” Fix Your iTunes Library

It’s a rare software product that launches with the help of Biz Markie and Andy Milonakis. TuneUp must be something special. Share

Wonder What’s Going On In The Kitchen? No Need.

To help launch Damico Kitchen & Osteria in the Chambers Hotel in downtown Minneapolis, Brew Creative placed cameras in the kitchen and streams the images live and uncut every night at damico-kitchen.com. They’re also beaming the images to a massive screen in the courtyard of the hotel, which is visible to traffic, and pedestrians along […]

Did You Know That Lotus Knows?

Given the concern people have for their privacy in online environments (as noted this morning by Danny G.), Lotus Knows is kind of a strange campaign. Learn more about IBM’s desktop product at LotusKnows.com. Share

Entertain & Inform, Then Entertain Some More

Candace Bushnell is working with Maybelline on The Broadroom, a made for the Web knock off on her hit show Sex in the City. Episodic content. Episodic content. Episodic content. How many times will Stuart Elliott of the The New York Times and I go over this? Web series are being created specifically for advertisers, […]

What The Duck?

According to Eugene Register-Guard, the University of Oregon students who produced and appear in this video are in trouble. No, not for making a crap video. The marketing arm of the UO athletic department asked the students to take it down earlier this week because the Duck mascot appears repeatedly in it, and the rights […]

Hipsters At War

CANON – Freeze Tag from Saman Keshavarz on Vimeo. “This is an independent promo for CANON France, not commissioned,” says writer/director, Saman Keshavarz. However, it’s in the works to be (officially) released over the Web, he says. Share

Boing Boing Bringin’ It

Montreal-based Fluorescent Hill throws down the animation gauntlet in the following video from N.A.S.A., featuring Tom Waits and Kool Keith. [via Boing Boing] Share

Want My Attention? Send Me A FedEx With Something of Value In It

I don’t know how many times I’ve said, “If you want people to sit up and take note (of whatever), send a FedEx.” An email, no matter how well written, is never going to compete with an overnight package. Evolution Bureau obviously understands this, because I just came home to a FedEx box, which naturally […]