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Cannes Cyber Lions Winners

on June 25, 2015 by Mark Comments

Was great to see the winners from the Cannes Cyber Lions today. Following a definite trend this year the Grand Prix had a female empowerment theme which is great to see. 5 other Grand Prix had a similar theme. See below for the case study vids of two of the best in Cyber What was your favourite? Read more…

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Imagine if your bathroom could talk

on May 2, 2015 by Mark Comments

Toilet paper ads have never been this funny. The new campaign for Quilted Northern, “Designed to be Forgotten,” features no actual actors on camera. In each of the three spots, a male narrator introduces us to an inanimate object: a toy alligator, a rabbit figurine and a framed photo of “great-grandpa Thaddeus.” Each of them must bear silent witness to the unpleasant events unfolding at a nearby toilet. Funny stuff. Agency is Droga5 NY. Read more…

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Using DNA Testing to Put a Face to Litterbugs

on April 23, 2015 by Mark Comments

Ogilvy & Mather Hong Kong has launched a city-wide campaign for the Hong Kong CleanUp Initiative. The campaign, entitled ‘The Face of Litter’, has launched in conjunction with Global Earth Day, and it’s awesome. Read more…

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Merry Christmas From Adverblog

on December 25, 2014 by Mark Comments

Love to you all

Google Santa Tracker

on December 14, 2014 by Mark Comments

It’s an advent calendar but from the 24th it will use Google maps to track the big man as he does his thing around the world. Developed by Google, with a little help from Santa’s elves, the Santa Tracker features numerous activities within Santa’s Village while Santa prepares for his global journey. Read more…

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Geeky Christmas Experiments

on December 10, 2014 by Mark Comments

Christmas Experiments is an advent calendar which feature digital artists from the creative coding community and their web experiments each day leading up to Christmas Enjoy. Read more…

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MINI Singapore – the dangers of texting and driving

on November 21, 2014 by Mark Comments

Accidents involving drivers on the phone have been on the rise, especially those who text and drive. Of all distracted driving activities, texting has the longest eyes-off-the-road time. MINI Singapore wants to help spread the word against this bad habit. Rather than a straightforward ad or Facebook post, which is liable to be overlooked by jaded viewers, they created the MINI TEXTRACER game. Read more…

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Nokia Lumia 735 Selfie Camera

on November 13, 2014 by Mark Comments

Launching the Lumia Selfie Phone, with a highly un-selfish collection of selfies from Nordic fashionistas, donating money to charities (they aim to inspire and directly support the fight against online bullying in the Nordic countries), from every image and GIF using Tumblr’s API. Read more…

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Reactvertising is catching

on November 9, 2014 by Mark Comments

Don’t you just love a speedy social brand reaction to a real-time event? – think Oreo with the Super Bowl blackout. Does your agency take hours to respond to the latest trending hashtag or celebrity death? Is your brand missing out on being part of the conversation because you’re reacting too slow? … this is gold. Made by john st. Read more…

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Monty’s Christmas

on November 6, 2014 by Mark Comments

Sam and Monty are the very best of friends. Sam thinks he knows just what Monty is dreaming of for Christmas… something that will make one little penguin’s perfect Christmas day. John Lewis does it again. Read more…

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