This one is a clever one, from DoubleYou for Microsoft in Spain. To talk about the new developments and capabilities of Hotmail service, and based on the claim “we’ve changed so you’d like us more”, a 30-day real-time campaign was created, with a boy trying to change (asking users for help and collaboration) so he could get her girlfriend back in love with him again: The product is then shown, as a medium for the boy to achieve something and not as the main thing of the campaign, i love this. There was some discussion about if the story was true or faked, and although i think it’s true, does it really matter? the content and the organic nature of the whole thing makes it entertaining enough as to be one of the cutest thing i’ve seen coming from Spain lately.
A different (available) shoe everyday, no matter what the weather is, is the concept for this lovely iPad weather application done by HerraizSoto&Co for Camper, called “Have a Camper Day”, where meteorological elements have been made from pret-a-porter materials, and then turnedinto musical instruments that react to touch. Read more…
We’ve seen the W+K ones from London and Amsterdam… here are a few from Australia. The first is from Host Sydney and is based around a Christmas tree that you post tweets on as decorations. The second is from The Jamboree and is a bit out there as it’s all about Christmas ‘Carols’. The third is from Euro Sydney that is based on the Angry Birds app, but using staff faces as the birds. Check ‘em out. Hosts Christmas Message is kinda cool – bit like W+K London’s one
Looks like this the day of reporting W+K offices Christmas things. After Amsterdam, now it’s London turn with their Tweets of Snow. Tweet something with the word “snow” in it and your message will be transformed into a snowflake for the model of the street where the agency is located. (via Javier Malagon)
I was eager to see what Dior would come up with after i saw this teaser a few days ago. The outcome is this gorgeous 6 minutes extravaganza, featuring Marion Cotillard and Ian McKellen: You’ll find further information (including a making-of) at Lady Dior website.
I like this action from JWT/Delvico Madrid for Paradores (a tourism partnership in Spain) because is so simple and because you wouldn’t expect that client doing this kind of stuff. If you feel like going on vacation, give it a try at Ice Xmas. Post your bet about when you think this giant ice cube will melt and win the key (that opens unique rooms to spend Christmas time) trapped inside of it:
Based on the aggregation of search queries people typed into Google this year, Zeitgeist is a cool way of visualizing the main events that happened in this 2010.
Lately i’ve become sort of an addict to The Feed, a place where Orange UK launches a weekly entertaining topic, game or competition related to the internet. This week the space turned into “The secret portrait”, where some illustration students from UCA take an arty look at your tweets and turn your Twitter personality into a portrait. The gallery of works, i must say, is pretty amazing
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